Arun Gandhi Bio
Born in 1934 in Durban, South Africa, Arun is the fifth grandson of India’s legendary leader, Mohandas K. “Mahatma” Gandhi. Growing up under the discriminatory apartheid laws of South Africa, he was beaten by “white” South Africans for being too black and “black” South Africans for being too white; so, Arun sought eye-for-an-eye justice. However, he learned from his parents and grandparents that justice does not mean … [Read More...]
Gandhi Legacy Tour
Gandhi Legacy Tours Info “… ” … in the essence of Gandhi’s philosophy of nonviolence and how individuals can apply it to bring about socio-economic change. The tour visits rural India and urban slums to see and compare projects helping to make the change we wish to see in the world. Gandhi believed in creating a “Sarvodaya” society — a society where everyone would enjoy a reasonably good standard of living with … [Read More...]
Legacy of Love
by Arun Gandhi Softcover (Edition: 2001) Pages: 194 (Black & White iIlus: 20) Our Price: $30.00 (autographed by author) Legacy of Love: My Education in the Path of Nonviolence Book Description – Called a messenger of peace, Arun Gandhi — Mahatma Gandhi's grandson — has dedicated his life to spreading his grandfathers teachings around the globe. This compelling memoir begins in the heart of … [Read More...]
The Forgotten Woman: The Untold Story of Kastur – Wife of Mahatma Gandhi By Arun & Sunanda Gandhi Pages: 314 (Black & White iIlus: 22)Our Price: $19.95 Order The Forgotten Woman Norm Goldman of Bookpleasures.com writes: It is wonderful to find a book about Kastur (Kasturba) Gandhi (“Ba” as she was known) wife of the legendary Mahatma Gandhi that debunks many historians who have … [Read More...]
Grandfather Gandhi A Picture Book for All Ages By Arun Gandhi, Bethany Hegedus Illustrated by Evan Turk Published by Atheneum Books for Young Readers Hardcover, eBook Locate a copy at Book People | IndieBound Amazon | B&N | Local Library Description Mahatma Gandhi’s grandson tells the story of how his grandfather taught him to turn darkness into light in this uniquely personal and vibrantly … [Read More...]
- Let There Be Peace: A Q&A With Arun Gandhi - The Nation. October 27, 2014The Nation.Let There Be Peace: A Q&A With Arun GandhiThe Nation.Arun Gandhi was 14 years old when his grandfather, Mahatma Gandhi, the most prominent leader in India's independence movement, was assassinated. It was 1948, just one year after the country gained independence from Great Britain. Two years prior ...
- Gandhi's grandson advocates nonviolence - The University News October 25, 2014The University NewsGandhi's grandson advocates nonviolenceThe University NewsOn Oct. 4, St. Louis University students listened to Arun Gandhi, grandson of Mahatma Gandhi, explain his views on the meaning and power of true non-violence. Hosted by the SLU Hindu Student Community and the Interfaith Alliance, Gandhi spoke of the ...
- Texas Book Festival: Kids' Corner: A quartet of children books by guest ... - Austin Chronicle October 24, 2014Texas Book Festival: Kids' Corner: A quartet of children books by guest ...Austin ChronicleThis is an excellent book for introducing children to Gandhi and parts of the Indian culture, and the collage illustrations are fascinating and bold. The story is dense and maybe best suited for slightly older children. Arun Gandhi and Bethany Hegedus ...