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Editorial Comment – October 2007

May 20th, 2008|

The month of October is the month of non-violence. The United Nations overwhelmingly supported a resolution proposed by Hon Anand Sharma Minister in the Government of India, asking that 2 October, the birth date of

Happy Birthday Gandhiji…

May 20th, 2008|

Gandhi’s Birthday Celebrated as International Day of Non-Violence By Indhrannie PillayInternational Day of Non-Violence was celebrated on 2 October 2007 with various activities such as candlelight vigils and peace walks around the world. The birth

India’s uprising of 1857

May 20th, 2008|

1857 is the year which characterized the great uprising in India. It was a time when the development of the common people’s political consciousness gave rise to an enormous uprising. Marx and many other philosophers

The Sikh or Guru Panth

May 20th, 2008|

This is not a very well known religion in South Africa. Recently the Sikh community observed the birth anniversary of their leader Guru Nanak who was born in CE 1469, and was the founder of

Tips For Consumers

May 20th, 2008|

Building or renovating your homeThe bank’s assessor cannot be relied upon to advise you of any problems related to the quality of the building work done.Be aware when using an ATMMake yourself aware of the

Explosion – Threat to residents

May 20th, 2008|

The recent petrol tanker explosion at the Engen plant in Merebank has once again highlighted the danger facing the local community and its surrounding areas. On 19 November 2007, Engen’s largest petrol tank went up

Durban Teacher Wins top Honours

May 20th, 2008|

By Indhrannie PillayA Durban educator has done South Africa proud at the recent Microsoft Worldwide Innovative Teacher’s Forum Awards held in Helsinki, Finland. Kumaras Pillay from Burnwood Secondary in Durban won first prize for his

Securing our Survival…

May 20th, 2008|

The relationship between promoting nonviolence and climate changeArticle from Miriam Kramer Director of Development and Communication –Alliance for Peacebuilders  “On October 12, the Stanley Foundation, the Matthew B. Ridgway Center for International Security Studies, and

Editorial Comment – December 2007

May 20th, 2008|

While December heralds the end of the year festivities, and we take this opportunity to wish all our readers a very happy festive period, there are also some very important and thought provoking events that

Globalization of the Gandhian Way

May 20th, 2008|

By Nereshnee GovenderThe Satyagraha Centenary International Conference on “Globalization of the Gandhian Way: Sociology, Politics and Science of Satyagraha” was held at Jawaharlal Nehru University(JNU)  in New  Delhi from the 13th to 16th November and

Non-violence

May 20th, 2008|

The extension of the law of non-violence in the domain of economics means nothing less than the introduction of moral values as a factor to be considered in regulating international commerce.

Chris Hani Remembered

May 20th, 2008|

Compiled by Satyagraha ReportersApril 10th marks the 15th anniversary of the death of liberation struggle leader Martin Thembisile (Chris) Hani. Hani was assassinated outside his Boksburg home, in front of his daughter in 1993. At