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Dance with us

September 9th, 2011 | No Comments

Dance as if there’s no tomorrow, and thats exactly what the Ekatva kids did when Peter Haas (U.S. Consul General) visited Gandhi Ashram and came to Manav Sadhna. Peter was so inspired that he immediately invited the children to perform in Mumbai. Ekatva is an experiment to touch the lives and spirit of 16 underprivileged […]

Music teacher

September 5th, 2011 | No Comments

10 years back, when Robin Sukhadia first came to Manav Sadhna, he had bought Musical instruments Tabla and entered the hearts of slum children through music. He inspired them to follow their hearts and see life as a gift and art. He came back again on a full-bright scholarship to volunteer at Gandhi Ashram. Today […]

A water bowl

July 9th, 2011 | No Comments

“I step outside the gate pleased with my bottle of cold water in my hand to combat the beads of sweat on my brow. No real rush to get to my destination. I know I will get there though. I step outside the gate and I see the bowl for the stray dog who frequents […]

Opening of Moved By Love Space

July 2nd, 2011 | No Comments

Birds sang, squirrels roamed and peacocks danced as nature showered it’s blessings through mild raindrops on a small group of people who gathered to pray for well being of all. On morning of 1st July, ‘Moved By Love‘ space started in the premises of Safai Vidyalaya in Gandhi Ashram, Ahmedabad. Inspired by the values of […]

Moved By Love – Newsletter: 2

March 22nd, 2011 | No Comments

Dear Friends, There’s been a lot of “Moved by Love” activity recently, so we thought we’d send out couple of quick updates. First, Yuka Saionji, a participant in our Ekatva retreat last June, was in Japan during the tragic earthquake and Tsunami.  Amidst all the stories of fear, she penned down some truly heart-warming stories of […]

‘Moved By Love’ Gatherings

March 12th, 2011 | 1 Comment

I always believed that we all have goodness within us and when we are in a safe environment, our best automatically reflects. We sometimes create a shell around ourselves, afraid of being hurt or taken advantage of. Last evening we had the opportunity to experience a similar space of goodness where a small group of […]

Life is Like a Box of Chocolates…

February 12th, 2011 | No Comments

By Nimesh Patel: Two days ago, I came home to find two beautiful gifts in my laptop bag. No letter, no name, just two beautiful, anonymous gifts:  A stack of ornamentally decorated Buddha cards and an amazing hand-crafted, artsy journal book. The next morning, my friend walks in my room and compliments the two items on […]

Moved By Love – 1st Newsletter

February 6th, 2011 | 1 Comment

Dear Moved-By-Love Friends, We’re excited to have our new website up and running — movedbylove.org — with lots of information about various “radical generosity” projects in India. Uday-bhai, who runs the gift-economy rickshaw six days of the week, has been making news everywhere from Times of India to Divya Bhaskar.  After six months of running Wisdom Crafts sustainably […]

Story of Sintu : Comics for Change

February 5th, 2011 | 2 Comments

” So why should we publish this comic strip?” asked editor of a major news paper to two young college students in Ahmedabad. “Because it’s fun, unique and allows everyone to be the change” replied Anushree Poddar and Saurabh Pacheriwala. They have recently started ‘Samajhdar Sintu’, probably India’s first comic strip on environment and social […]