Day 10: June 9: A Day In Sharpeville

Posted by on Jul 6, 2012 in Satyagraha Tour South Africa 2018 | 0 comments

Sharpeville, South Africa Visit 2015: The Gandhi Satyagraha Tour delegation visits Sharpeville, a township outside of Johannesburg for the first time in 2015.  The group enjoyed the warm people, learning about the difficult history and experiencing the heart-based community programs therefore felt Sharpeville should be added as a permanent stop on the tour itinerary going forward each year.




2016 Agenda

1. Arrival & Welcome at Diniso Complex in Bedworthpark 09h30 to 10h00

2. Drive & visit to the Phelandaba Cemetery in Sharpeville 10h00 to 11h00

3. Drive to the Sharpeville Memorial Precinct and Crafters Hub 11h00 to 12h00

4. Traditional Local Cuisine Lunch in Sharpeville 12h00 to 13h00

5. Drive to Vaal University of Technology for a stage play/ poetry / music 13h00 to 15h00

6. Refreshment Break 15h00 to 15h15

7. Introductions / Feedback / Interaction 15h15 to 16h15