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Arun Gandhi grandson of Mahatma Gandhi to speak at FIU Wednesday

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Arun Gandhi will speak at the Florida International University Graham Center Ballroom on Wednesday, May 21, 2014. The event is described as An Interfaith Dialogue on the topic Love and Compassion Are Our True Nature. Arun Gandhi is the fifth grandson of spiritual master Mahatma Gandhi and worked for over thirty years as a journalist in India. A journalist for many years he also wrote a blog for the Washington post.

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According to his website:

Grandfather taught Arun to understand nonviolence through understanding violence. “If we know how much passive violence we perpetrate against one another we will understand why there is so much physical violence plaguing societies and the world,” Gandhi said. Through daily lessons, Arun says, he learned about violence and about anger.

Arun Gandhi will be introduced by Paramahamsa Prajnanananda renowned spiritual teacher and master of Kriya Yoga. which is celebrating 40 years of love and compassion in the West. You will be enchanted by this spiritual master as the Kriya Yoga website describes Paramahamsa Prajnanananda as having boundless love, wisdom, and action.

There will also be a panel discussion by other spiritual leaders.

Arun Gandhi also conducts humanitarian tours of India and South America with his son Tushar Ghandi for more information visit http://www.gandhitour.info/

Admission to this event is free, it begins at 6pm, and the Graham Center Ballroom is located on the main campus of Florida International University. The address is 11200 SW Eighth Street, Miami, Florida 33199 and for more information you can call (305) 247-1960

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