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Grand Finale – Gandhi @ 150th – VIRTUAL Events

Sr No. Date & Time [2020] Event Remarks
1. 28th Sep Time – 11h 00- to 12h00 Gandhi Katha” by Dr. Shobhana Radhakrishna, Gandhian Forum for Ethical Corporate Governance, New Delhi Event will be live streamed on Embassy's FB page.
2. 29th Sep Time – 17h 30 onwards Screening of film “ Lage Raho Munna Bhai ” Based on Mahatma’s life and principles, relevant to contemporary times. Link will be provided on Embassy's Facebook’ page.
3. 30th Sep A} Children’s Drawing Competition – Tribute to Mahatma Gandhi [ Submissions until 10th October ] B } Quiz on Mahatma Gandhi [Submissions until 7th October] Painting competition theme:Learning from Mahatma Gandhi’s three monkeys Quiz will comprise of 30 questions on various stages of Mahatma Gandhi’s life
4. 1st October Time – 12h00 to 13h00 Virtual Talk by Dr. Jacob Pulickan, Founder & Director at Gandhi Centre for Rural Development,Swadeshi & Gandhi Darshan & Member,Gandhi 150 Commemoration National Committee

Topic : Relevance of Gandhi in the Modern Times.
Talk will be live streamed on Embassy's FB page.
5. 2nd October Time - 10h00 to 11h00 Talk on Gandhi’s Legacy. Organised by UCD & the Embassy.

Zoom Webinar will be live streamed on Embassy's FB page.

Participants will include top academics from UCD Global, UCD Sutherland School of Law and NLSIU, Bangalore.

2nd October Time - 14h20 to 14h30 Gandhi @ 150 commemoration event at John Scottus School, Dublin Gandhi Day event at John Scottus School will comprise of a short movie on Gandhi theme, art work from the children on display and a singing performance to be held during the Assembly.
6. 3rd October Inter-Cultural Talk on Mahatma Gandhi’s Contribution to World Religion and Spirituality ” in collaboration with Vedic Hindu Cultural Temple Event will include scholars from different religious representations.
7. 2nd Half of October Virtual Exhibition of photos of Mahatma Gandhi. Black & White Photographs of Events in Gandhi’s Life.

[Details to be communicated ]