Inspired by Gandhi 2015 – An International Writing Competition

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An International Writing Competition organised by Sampad
– South Asian Arts Development

“Be the change that you wish to see in the world”
~ Mahatma Gandhi ~

Mahatma Gandhi is a towering figure in history whose philosophy of non-violence, passion for equality and independence and socio-political intelligence continues to be an inspiration for many leaders.

Sampad’s latest international writing competition provides an opportunity for aspiring writers to connect with this immensely philosophical and influential thinker and leader, and express their own response through inspired writing.

Key motivations for delivering this project:

  • Stimulate research into Gandhi’s life and philosophy
  • Motivate young and old to express themselves through creative writing
  • Inform new and uninformed generations about this amazing personality
  • Engage with wide audiences and participants across the globe as an on-line project

The publication which will be produced at the end of the competition will be a valuable educational tool and source of inspiration for young people in schools and colleges and beyond, helping to keep Gandhi’s message alive for future generations.

More details of how to enter the competition can be found at:

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One Comment on “Inspired by Gandhi 2015 – An International Writing Competition”

  1. March 24, 2015 at 12:04 am #

    Sir; more than 80% people are living in village; and no infrastructure up to village; so they are needy of basic needs and all kind of technology. Every village has own issue; some has sanitation; some has water; some has education; some has hut [ broken which unable to protect from winter; summer; and rain ]; first requirement to full fill the basic needs; They are unable to grasp the global knowledge. This basic issues is dropped. so even today we unable to up lift the Adivasi/poor village people.
    Many people are believing that Gandhi Foundation has not understood the Ideology of Gandhi.
    For under the Gandhi ideology; we have to refer Sardar Patel; who digest the ideology of Gandhi. Sardar show the way how we can reduce the poverty; violence; hospital and how we spread the peace. This we have included in project; please refer it.


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