Class on Gandhi offered at LTCC |

Class on Gandhi offered at LTCC

Tahoe Daily Tribune

Sponsored by the Lake Tahoe Community College Student Council in the Fireside Room of the Lake Tahoe Community College cafeteria, Unity at the Lake will offer a seven-week “Adventure in Faith” series based on the wisdom of Mahatma Gandhi and focusing on personal spiritual transformation.

Class will begin at 7 p.m. Feb. 26 and continue Wednesday evenings through April 6. Donations are welcome. The group is an outgrowth of the January 30 – April 4 Season for Peace and Nonviolence. Weekly themes will include Gandhi the man, Ahimsa (nonviolence), Satyagraha (Soul Force), Yield and Prevail, Out of the Ego Cage, The Steady Mind and The Illumined Soul.EEE

Local sponsors of the awareness movement are Unity at the Lake, Blue Lake Aikido, South Lake Tahoe Women’s Center, Lake Tahoe Community College student council, Mountain Spirit Bookstore, Rearview Miracles, Unitarian Church, Tahoe Youth & Family Services, Tahoe Health Touch, Unity Church of Today, Minden, Spirit of the Earth and Safe Haven Chiropractic.

Copies of the class text, Eknath Easwaren’s “Gandhi the Man,” are available at Mountain Spirit Bookstore at (530) 544-2244, where 20 percent of the proceeds will support the Season for Peace and Nonviolence. Individuals or organizations who would like to be a sponsor may call (530) 544-2266.