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July 2010, Thinkers and Educators »

[14 Jul 2010 | Comments Off on Thoughts on Vinoba’s Thoughts on | ]

Simran Luthra

Vinoba Bhave is most kown for his ‘Bhoodan movement’ in the early years of the Indian independence. But Vinoba was also a thinker and philospher with strong views on education. And while Vinoba’s views on education were fomed several decades ago, this author finds how most of Vinoba’s thinking stands true of education in today’s times as well.

November 2007, Thinkers and Educators »

[30 Jun 2010 | Comments Off on An Educationist for All Times | ]

Deepa Onkar
Our Thinkers and educators this time focuses on Aurobindo and his principles of education

September 2007, Thinkers and Educators »

[28 May 2010 | Comments Off on Saluting a Visionary | ]

In the month of September who better to talk about than Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan? Deepa Onkar traces the evolution of Radhakrishnan’s vision of modern Indian education.

August 2007, Thinkers and Educators »

[27 May 2010 | Comments Off on The School That Tagore Built | ]

Deepa Onkar
In her series on great thinkers and educators from India, the author in this issues writes about Rabindranath Tagore’s idea of education.

July 2007, Thinkers and Educators »

[9 Apr 2010 | Comments Off on The Whole, Not The Part | ]

Deepa Onkar
The first of a series of seven articles on modern Indian educators and thinkers, this one features Jiddu Krishnamurti.

October 2007, Thinkers and Educators »

[7 Sep 2009 | Comments Off on Learning from Gandhi | ]

by Deepa Onkar.
Gandhi’s vision of education is intrinsically linked with the idea of individual and national freedom.