Mumbai Sarvodaya Mandal is grateful to Dr. Vishwanath Tandon for giving us permission to publish his essay which had won the first prize in the contest organised by Gandhi Smarak Nidhi in 1969.
We take the opportunity to thank Smt. Anuradha
Mohni for getting the work of typing, proof reading done in time and for giving
We did not have the time to send the proof to
Kanpur to Dr. Tandon though he had expressed his willingness to have a look at
the final press copy of the booklet as we wanted to get this work done at the
We are solely responsible for any kind of error
that might have been overlooked inspite of our efforts and hope that the readers
shall condone us for the same.