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Mohandas Gandhi

Brewery Apologizes For Naming A Beer After Gandhi

AP/The Huffington Post | By STEPHEN SINGER | Posted 03.07.2015 | Business

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut brewery apologized to Indians offended that the company is using Mohandas Gandhi's name and likeness on one of ...

An Eye For An Eye

T. Sher Singh | Posted 07.06.2013 | Religion
T. Sher Singh

There is no dearth of those in India who will roll their eyes heavenwards on a moment's notice and quote you Mohandas Gandhi's words: "An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind," and wallow in the borrowed glow.

Was Gandhi Gay? Rare Letters Display Unclear Relationship

Agence France Presse | Abhaya Srivastava | Posted 04.01.2013 | World

A rare collection of letters between Indian independence icon Mahatma Gandhi and a South African bodybuilder with whom he shared a close relationsh...

Indian Spends Nearly $1.3 Million To Stop Auction Of Gandhi Letters That May Show He Was Gay

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 07.12.2012 | Gay Voices

Last year, Pulitzer-Prize-winning author Joseph Lelyveld released his book, "Great Soul: Mahatma Gandhi and His Struggle With India," causing controve...

Andrea Stone

Mormon Proxy Baptism Was Performed On Behalf Of Mahatma Gandhi, Researcher Says

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrea Stone | Posted 02.27.2012 | Religion

Mahatma Gandhi, who employed nonviolent civil disobedience to lead India to independence after more than a century of British rule, was posthumously b...

Making Peace with 9/11

Claire Amber | Posted 11.08.2011 | Politics
Claire Amber

I'm sure you remember this image vividly: the twin towers of the World Trade Center in flames, the two jets having crashed into them after being hijac...

India's Arab Spring?

Mark Juergensmeyer | Posted 10.18.2011 | World
Mark Juergensmeyer

The massive protest movement that has erupted throughout India in sympathy with a fast against political corruption conducted by an elderly social activist has all the earmarks of a new democratic uprising in the subcontinent.

As African Tyrants Fall

Alemayehu G. Mariam | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Alemayehu G. Mariam

The Tunisian people's revolution provides practical insights into the prerequisites for dismantling dictatorships in Africa. The first lesson is that when dictatorships end, their end could come with either a bang or a whimper.

Gandhi's Ashes Scattered Off South Africa Coast

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

DURBAN, South Africa — Six decades after his death, some of Mohandas K. Gandhi's ashes have been scattered off the coast of South Africa, where ...

Emily Dickinson and the Buddha vs. the WWF

Dean Sluyter | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dean Sluyter

When the dream of self dissolves, we awake and see that the true church is wherever we are.