Monthly Archives: February 2016

Chandrashekhar Azad

Varanasi, 1920 There were around 5-6 youngsters in the group, all of them around 30-35 years old. The magistrate Mr.Kharegat,  a Parsi, known for awarding severe punishments, saw that these boys stood fearlessly.  They seemed to know no fear. He … Continue reading

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Swami Shraddhanand

“When I went to visit the gurukul of Mahatma Munshiram, in Haridwar, I felt so much at peace. There was a world of difference between the bustle of Haridwar and the peace at the Gurukul. The Mahatma bathed me in … Continue reading

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