Biography presents word-portraits of a range of fascinating or forgotten individuals in India and beyond.
The Cities That Shaped Gandhi
The Cities That Gandhi Shaped
Mahatma Gandhi famously claimed that ‘India lives in her villages’. The focus of his political and social work, and his philosophical writings, was that India was essentially an agrarian civilization, and that it must remain that way. In fact, India had always lived in her towns too. Our epics spoke of the fabled cities of Ayodhya [...]