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Sabarmati Ashram / Mahatma Gandhi's Home

Ahmedabad, India
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Ranked #2 of 103 Attractions in Ahmedabad
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Newport, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 NEW

Looking at other reviews it seems obvious that this place is basically a place for pilgrims as such. Unfortunately I do not share much interest in Gandhi per se so found the "compulsory" visit exceptionally boring which was surprising as I am never bored. However, I do agree with other that I shared a sense of calm together with those... More

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Pune, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 NEW

Visited the ashram recently. It is a very extensive tribute to the Mahatma. It is very well maintained. Very informative. The view of the river is also very uplifting.

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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

Anyone who has even the slightest grasp of Indian History and its Independence struggle would be awed by this place. This peaceful and calm ashram(hermitage) rocked the foundations of the mighty British Empire. It chronicles Gandhiji's life along with India's struggle for independence. A must visit in Gujarat

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

Sabarmati Ashram as the name suggests is located on the banks of Sabarmati River and due to this Ashram Bapu is also known as Sabarmati ke Santh or the Holy man of Sabarmati. The Ashram houses several daily used items of Bapu and is built on the picturesque land overlooking River Sabarmati. It also houses a Small museum on the... More

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Bangalore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

Do find time to visit this place once a life to know the great person close and feel the aura of his life and sacrifice

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Kolkata
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Its a great treasure of Bapu's memory ,must visit for all Indians.Everthing is to be liked nothing to be disliked.

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

The setting of this ashram on the banks of Shabramati River would have given Gandiji the atmosphere to think and spread the concept of ahimsa. It inspired me to note that a house so simple yet practice, airy and open and so full of light and energy could be the right formula for a place od dwelling.

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New Delhi, Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

The various aspects of life of Mahatam GAndhi and his simplicity strikes a person . One can see various items used by him. Like The Charkhs .One can also try to youur hand to sppin using a charkha..

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Ponda, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Very nice place .... Has got historic importance too. The ashram is nicely maintained. It is advised to traveller to make necessary arrangement to show the development carried at the banks of River Sabarmati river....

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Sabarmati Ashram is a well maintained ashram with a museum inside it. This ashram tells a life story of Gandhiji & is a very peaceful place.

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