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Non-Violent Resistance by Mahatma Gandhi
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Nov 05, 2011

really liked it
Recommended for: every body
Read from October 30 to November 04, 2011 — I own a copy

Now with everything that is happening ; the Arab Spring, the Wall Street Occupation, the World Revolution in general, I find reading Gandhi's Satyagraha extremely crucial for the peoples to make sure that everything goes for the betterment of humanity.

What is really amazing about this book, and I consider it a political one, is that it's mainly dedicated for spirituality! This makes perfect sense. If you are not pure in the soul you cannot really adopt the method of non-violent resistance effectively.

The Satyagraha is very simple in theory, Gandhi is right in saying that you can teach it to a 6 year-old child! But it's extremely tough to put it into practice.

Yesterday I was bullied by some twitter follower because I said I liked the book. I don't think I was successful in remaining all calm and peaceful when responding to him! lol :-)

I promise to try harder next time.
One more thing; the book is kinda repetitive.. just saying!
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Tasha Amazing review. You hit right on it. It's all about having pure soul. It is easy to digest but so hard to practice. Thanks for sharing and practicing. This book has changed my life.


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