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Untouchable

We stayed at The Environmental Sanitation Institute in Gujarat.  This institute is part of the legacy of Ishwar Patel, a man who followed Gandhian principles to improve the lives of scavengers and untouchables. “As a volunteer for Gandhiji’s constructive movement, … Continue reading

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Holy

The pilgrimage began in the planning, the lack of preparation, and the plane.  It continued in the car from airport to ashram, where I said to my traveling companions, “You had me at Nasrudin….” It was 5:00 am and we … Continue reading

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Preparation

I knew I belonged at Gandhi 3.0.  I knew the retreat would be about service and I had a sense of calling.  I knew that Nipun hadn’t confused me with someone better when he invited me.   I felt Centered in … Continue reading

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