The Message Of Mahatma Gandhi

The year 2009 was mainly dedicated to Mahatma Gandhi. A member of Sanctuary desired to study six aspects of Gandhiji’s life in order to understand his message to the world.This became almost a year long study for the entire group. Read more....


Inspired by a custom in Japan to honour their outstanding citizens from different fields, we decided to honor and encourage sincere and dedicated citizens working at the grass-root level. They were honoured with Khadi shawls woven on the Charkha at Gandhiji’s Samadhi at Rajghat, New Delhi.


Thirty people from India and the United States: musicians, artists, doctors, pacifists, activists, teachers, social workers received the gift. It helped us to reflect more deeply about our own commitment to peace, non-violence, and seeking the ‘inner light’ within us. Read more……


Also in the spirit of Gandhiji’s life and message, 2 panels of the ‘Peace Seeds’ – prayers from twelve world religions, were gifted to the ‘Gandhi Memorial’ at the Aga Khan Palace in Pune. Read more…..