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TARES AMONG THE WHEAT – Gandhi

It was at Tolstoy Farm that Mr Kallenbach drew my attention to a problem that had never before struck me. As I have already said, some of the boys at the Farm were bad and unruly. There were loafers, too, amongst them. With these, my three boys came in daily contact, as also did other […]

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FASTING ~ Gandhi

Just about the time when I gave up milk and cereals, and started on the experiment of a fruit diet, I commenced fasting as a means of self-restraint. In this Mr. Kallenbach also joined me. I had been used to fasting now and again, but for purely health reasons. That fasting was necessary for self-restraint […]

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KASTURBAI’S COURAGE ~ Gandhi

Thrice in her life, my wife narrowly escaped death through serious illness. The cures were due to household remedies. At the time of her first attack Satyagraha was going on or was about to commence. She had a frequent haemorrhage. A medical friend advised a surgical operation, to which she agreed after some hesitation. She […]