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Ahmedabad Visit Travel Notes – Day Two

Posted by on Jan 17, 2013 in Blog | 0 comments

Ahmedabad Visit Travel Notes – Day Two

[Editor’s note: Stephanie Brown was a participant of this year’s tour, she has been journaling at her ShutterFly photo blog where she has posted many more images that she and her father Jerry took] Ahmedabad Day 2 On our second day in Ahmedabad we visit Gujarat Vidyapeeth University.  A school founded by Gandhi in the 1920’s in keeping with his beliefs in experiential learning.  We were a little early for our visit so Arun started by showing us around the Gujarat Vidyapeeth Energy Park where they demonstrate the use of bicycle powered saws, lights, sprinklers, and fans and solar powered spinning machines, condensers and ovens.  It was not set up the...

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Ahmedabad Visit Travel Notes – Day One

Posted by on Jan 6, 2013 in Blog | 0 comments

Ahmedabad Visit Travel Notes – Day One

[Editor’s note: Stephanie Brown was a participant of this year’s tour, she has been journaling at her ShutterFly photo blog where she has posted many more images that she and her father Jerry took] The Gandhi Legacy tour is a J-term course option at Salisbury University in Maryland.  One of our tour members, Anthony, attended as a SU graduate student last year and came back this year to bring his fiancé, Katie.  Half seriously they started talking about getting married at the Sabarmati Ashram during the tours Ahmedabad visit.  Arun caught wind of it and started making the preparations including re-writing the vows that his Grandfather once used to be...

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