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Emirates Airline Festival of Literature presents Arun Gandhi and The Gift of Anger
1st June 2019 • Best of the Emirates LitFest • Emirates Literature Foundation

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‘Anger is just like electricity…’

70 years on from the death of Mahatma Gandhi, his grandson Arun joins us to share personal stories about his beloved ‘Bapuji’, revealing a rare insight into the man behind the icon. His new book The Gift of Anger shares ten lessons from his grandfather, learned during the two years he lived in Mahatma Gandhi’s Sevagram ashram.

A major advocate of nonviolence, Arun learned from his grandfather to harness his anger to bring about good.