Winter School 2023 - Gandhian Nonviolence & Peace

The Gandhi Research Foundation (GRF) offers a Winter School on Peace and Nonviolence with the aim of re-envisioning socially and ecologically viable life. Facilitated by leading scholars and practitioners of nonviolence, peace and sustainability, the school is designed to provide a symbiotic perspective in order to help the participants to deal with the challenges confronting society globally.

Course Summary

Gandhian Nonviolence and Peace

7 days: January 15 to 21, 2024

Place/Venue: Gandhi Teerth, Jalgaon, Maharashtra, India.

Participants: Graduates and progressive learners; 30 participants (max.)

Workshop mode: Multi-track and individually optimized

Methodology: Interaction, participatory, play-way

Tools and techniques: Exercises, games, audio-visuals, PPT, flowcharts design thinking, case presentations


  • To understand the 4Cs (concept, context, conditions and constituents) of Conflict Transformation, Peace, Nonviolence and Sustainability
  • To impart skills in methods of creative conflict transformation
  • To design means of self & social transformation

Outcome: Internalising Nonviolence as an article of faith, and the organising principle of one's life. Acquiring the ability to onstruct sustainable peace in personal and neighbourhood life

Last date: November 30, 2023

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