Essay On Sabarmati Ashram

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Peace And Inspiration At The Sabarmati Ashram

The beautiful country India has had its share of dark days. The nation’s struggle for freedom made it to the pages of world history. And then there were some great personality who played crucial roles in the nation’s freedom story; and whose heart wrenching struggles and sacrifices finally gave the independence to the country. The nation will forever be grateful to them and their names are forever engraved in golden letters in the pages of history.

One such name is Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi or Mahatma Gandhi, as he is more popularly referred to as. Gujarat, the seventh-largest metropolis, is the homeland of this simple man who rose to become the ‘Father of the Nation’ . The Sabarmati Ashram, located on the banks of the Sabarmati River in Ahmedabad is where
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One can take a walk around or a guided tour can be arranged by the ashram to explore the premises, and take a peek into the simple yet inspiring life of Mahatma Gandhi.

During his stay in Sabarmati, Gandhiji lived in a simple, small cottage, which is now called ‘Hridaykunj’. Visitors can find things and objects here that were used by Gandhiji, such as a writing desk and some of his letters, a khadi kurta and a yarn spun by him, etc.

Gandhi Smarak Sangrahalay
This is an important building which is a museum that was inaugurated by Jawaharlal Nehru in 1963. The places holds Gandhiji’s personal belongings that exhibit vivid and historic events of his life. There’s a library, two photo galleries, an auditorium and displays halls. On display for the visitors here are Gandhiji’s books, relics like spinning wheel, his photographs with his wife and other

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