Read eBook Be the Change: A Grandfather Gandhi Story By Arun Gandhi –

this book fills a vacuum, non preachy life skills book it served its purpose, my 9 years old daughter although already initiated into the game of saving and not wasting could understand the message. In this breathtaking companion to the award winning Grandfather Gandhi, Arun Gandhi, with Bethany Hegedus, tells a poignant, personal story of the damage of wastefulness, gorgeuously illustrated by Evan TurkAt Grandfather Gandhis service village, each day is filled, from sunrise to sunset, with work that is done for the good of all The villagers vow to live simply and non violently Arun Gandhi tries very hard to follow these vows, but he struggles with one of the most important rules not to waste How can throwing away a worn down pencil hurt anyone How can wastefulness lead to violence With the help of his grandfather, Arun learns how every wasteful act, no matter how small, affects others And in time he comes to understand the truth of his grandfathers words Be the change you wish to see in the world A great book for kids if you want to introduce the Gandhian concept to them Good for adults equally. Incredible story and lesson Every one should read it and take some lessons from it Such a good message. Good teaching for kids In a world that presents constant images of violence, consumerism, looting, and hoarding, Be the Change A Grandfather Gandhi Story provides readers with an opportunity for introspection into what our daily actions may lead to, how they may be forms of passive violence I am sharing this story with a third grade group that comes weekly to the library, as a way for them to reflect on what hurtful words, teasing, being unkind can lead to The story of Arun Gandhi and how his grandfather helps him understand his actions is one that we can all benefit from reading and reflecting. Nice teaching tool for the classroom Wonderful book with an important message, values as such are so necessary