in honor of gandhi & for independence around the world

see the first recorded video [with sound] of gandhi, my hero.


a heart lightening story for a windy day

in the huffington post by jacqueline novogratz about finding kindness and the spirit of generosity in each day, happy friday folks!

the inspiration..

this idea has been in the works since 2003, 2004.. frequently passing gandhi’s statue in union square in the winter, i was struck by how cold poor gandhi looked.  i know he was a determined man, but still, i hope he might accept a wool hat & scarf if visiting new york in the winter!  at the time i was in grad school at pratt & my hands were full with school work.  shortly following graduation i moved to wisconsin for work, every winter i thought of gandhi covered in snow….