Inspiration and anachronism: the Mahatma and the march of history

Dates & times

Thu 28 March 2019, 5.30pm–7.30pm


Weston Theatre, Level 1, JG Crawford Building 132, Lennox Crossing, ANU

Image: Members of the Indian National Congress (foreground left to right) Mahatma Gandhi (Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, 1869 - 1948), Subhas Chandra Bose (1897 - 1945) and Vallabhai Patel (1875-1950) during the 51st Indian National Congress. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)
Indian Leaders


The High Commission of India and ANU South Asia Research Institute (SARI) cordially invites you to Gandhi Oration to mark 150th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. 

The oration will feature welcome remarks by the HE Dr AM Gondane, The High Commissioner of India. 

Speakers include: 

  • Gary John Joseph Humphries AO, Deputy President of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal
  • Dr Meera Ashar, Director , ANU South Asia Research Institute
  • Ms Rajni Ghai Malhotra, Editor, Desi Canberra

Refreshments from 5-5.30pm in the foyer. 

Image on Wikimedia. 


Updated:  26 March 2019/ Responsible Officer:  SARI director/ Page Contact:  SARI director