Gandhian Studies Centre

Committee Members:

Management: Shri. Pravin Shah, Dr. Bharat Pathak (Hon. Secretaries, Seva Mandal Education Society)

Convener: Principal Dr. Shilpa P. Charankar

In-charge: Prof. Dr Mala Pandurang

Members:  Ms. Vidya Subramanian

                   Ms. Saleth Mary

                   Ms. Sudha  Lawrence

 

Advisory Board:

Dr. Usha Thakkar – Hon. Secretary (Mani Bhavan Gandhi Sangrahalaya)

Shri. Somaiya Kaka – noted Gandhian.

Objective:

To create an understanding and appreciation of Gandhian philosophy among the youth of today.

 

Activities to Generate Awareness:

*        Gandhi Smriti Ashram’  Reading and Reference section on the 8th floor.

*        Quotations & articles on Gandhiji displayed on a regular basis in the college campus.

*        A Life Skills program based on Gandhian values.

*        Field visits to Mani Bhavan (Mumbai), Sabarmati Ashram (Ahmedabad) & Sewagram Ashram (Wardha).

*        Guest lectures/Seminars/workshops on topics related to Gandhian values  organized on a regular basis

*        Gandhi Vichar  exam conducted on Gandhiji’s life in collaboration with Mumbai Sarvodaya Mandal

*        Intercollegiate competitions like Essay writing, Postcard writing, State level painting competition etc.

*        Demonstrations on the spinning of the Charkha & Kusti.

*        Displaying books by and on Gandhiji at the Annual Book Exhibition in the college.

*        Screening of films based on Gandhiji’s life & values.

*        Monograph on Kasturba