Tuesday, July 29, 2008

Mahatma - Pilgrim of Peace

Mahatma - Pilgrim of Peace

Part 1/5 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W-_hnwjK_dg
Part 2/5 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KkCH2uWNC18
Part 3/5 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BwH7Q1cOncI
Part 4/5 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uj1QTs5Lm0Q
Part 5/5 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UqI4wE2isRQ

Notes: Some very good original footage and 1st-hand perspectives of the great Bapu of India. The authority and authenticity of the documentary stands out, making it worth the watch.


Saturday, July 26, 2008

Special Gandhi issue in India Perspectives

The link below is a special issue of the journal India Perspectives. It's dedicated to Gandhi and his non-violent way. Almost all were familiar to me but what was really new to me was the American perspective and an insight into how Martin Luther King Jr developed non-violence from the Rosa Sparks incident... King used to sleep with a revolver beneath his pillow but after being advised by a fellow american who was a Gandhi disciple, and got rid of it. He fully embraced non-violence and began to immerse himself in Gandhi's philosophies... On a vist to Delhi, he said to Nehru, - with other countries, I am a tourist, in India he was a pilgrim.

a series of PDFs

The one with the Martin Luther King write up is in this pdf

Wednesday, July 16, 2008

Evening run to shrug off the tedium of a hectic 2 weeks


Saturday, July 12, 2008

Today's run

12 July 2008- Long run.jpg


Friday, July 04, 2008


Leea's born today. She's named after the genus Leea which is found in South and Southeast Asia. It means delicate in Hebrew..

Leea in grandma's arms


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