Archive | January, 2009

Book Review – Ghaffar Khan: Nonviolent Badshah of the Pukhtuns

Ghaffar Khan: Nonviolent Badshah of the Pukhtuns Rajmohan Gandhi Penguin/Viking 2004 pp300 €23.40 Eknath Easwaran writes in his biography of Khan: “The definitive history of Khan’s life and movement remains to be written”. The current situation in the Pathan or Pakhtun area of Pakistan and Afghanistan makes a study of his life and culture particularly […]

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Obama on Gandhi

On Gandhi Service Day October 2 2008 “Dear Friends, It’s a pleasure for me to join today in commemorating Mahatma Gandhi’s day of birth, celebrated across America and around the world by service to our neighbors and other good works. Gandhi’s commitment to creating positive change by bringing people together peacefully to demand it resonate […]

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Statement on Gaza

It is with dismay that we have observed the recent events in Gaza and join the international calls for the ending of violence and the sustaining of a ceasefire so that the resumption of dialogue is made possible. The UN should lead an independent enquiry into the human rights issues this conflict has raised and […]

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The Question of Palestine – by Mohandas K. Gandhi

These passages are taken from the Collected works of Mahatma Gandhi (‘319. The Jews’, vol. 74, 9 September 1938 – 29 January 1939, pp. 239-242; and ‘331. Jews and Palestine’, vol. 91, 20 May 1946 – 8 August 1946, pp. 272–273). Article 1: September 1938 Several letters have been received by me asking me to […]

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Multi Faith Celebration 2009

The Gandhi Foundation warmly invite you to attend their Multi Faith Celebration to commemorate the life of Mohandas K. Gandhi and to come together in friendship Date: 31 January 2009 Time: 16:00 – 18:30 Venue: London Inter Faith Centre Address: 125 Salusbury Road, London NW6 6RG Directions: click here Please join us for this special […]

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