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Indian Innovations in Shiksha - Related Articles and Websites

Sri Aurobindo


Vinoba Bhave

Bhave, V. “The Intimate and the Ultimate” in M. Hern (ed.). 1996. Deschooling Our Lives. Stony Creek, CT: New Society Publishers.

Bhave, Vinoba, "Self-Reliance and Freedom" and "Nai Talim: A Seed-Thought, Not a System," from Thoughts on Education. Rajghat, Varanasi: Sarva Seva Sangh Prakashan, 1996 fourth edition.


Gijubhai Badheka

Divaswapna [English Translation]


Ananda K. Coomaraswamy

Art and Swadeshi.  1994. Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.


Shri Dharampal


M.K. Gandhi

Gandhi. M.K. “Education” in M.K. Gandhi. 1938. Hind Swaraj. Ahmedabad, India: Navajivan Trust.

Gandhi and Education website

Sykes, Marjorie. "The Story of Nai Taleem: 50 Years of Education at Sevagram, India." 1987.


J. Krishnamurti

Krishnamurti, J. “Education and World Peace” in J. Krishnamurti. 1981. Education & the Significance of Life. San Francisco: Harper and Row.

Krishnamurti, J. “Intellect, Authority and Intelligence” in J. Krishnamurti. 1981. Education & the Significance of Life. San Francisco: Harper and Row.


JC Kumarappa


The New Child. 1998. Sterling Publishers (P) Ltd.


Rabindranath Tagore

Tagore, R. "My School", originally delivered in America in 1917, in Personality. London: MacMillan, 1933.

Tagore, R. “The Parrot’s Training” in Bhatia: V. (ed.) 1994. Rabindranath Tagore: Pioneer in Education. New Delhi: Sahitya Chayan.


Swami Vivekananda

Letters of Swami Vivekananda. 1995 (9th Reprint). Advaita Ashrama.

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