20 Free Tickets Available for Youth ages 13-22

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Third annual Gandhi Talk, featuring Ela Gandhi

“A Life for Peace, from Apartheid to Democracy”
Monday, October 21, 2019, 4:00 p.m.
Florida Atlantic University
Osher Lifelong Learning Auditorium
777 Glades Road, Boca Raton

Are you a young person, age 13-22, interested in peace building? The Way Mindfulness Education is sponsoring 20 free tickets for young people to attend the third annual Gandhi Talk, featuring Ela Gandhi, granddaughter of Mahatma Gandhi.

Ela Gandhi worked with Nelson Mandela and others to end Apartheid in South Africa, spending a total of 9 years under house arrest during the fight against Apartheid. She and her grandfather Mahatma Gandhi are examples of how to engage in politics with mindfulness, reducing suffering and increasing well being for all people.

Eligibility and Notes

  • Young people ages 13-22 who are residents of Palm Beach County are invited to apply for a free ticket to this special event.

  • Limit one general admission ticket per applicant ($35 value).

  • Free tickets are for the lecture by Ela Gandhi; they do not include entrance to the VIP reception following the lecture.

  • FAU students are entitled to $10 student tickets, so they are not eligible for free tickets sponsored by The Way Mindfulness Education.

  • For FAU students interested in free tickets, apply through FAU Students For Peace.

TO APPLY FOR A FREE TICKET, Please complete the form below

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Ela Gandhi presents Nelson Mandela the Gandhi King Award at the Parliament of the World's religions in South Africa, 1999.  (Obed Zilwa /  Associated Press )

Ela Gandhi presents Nelson Mandela the Gandhi King Award at the Parliament of the World's religions in South Africa, 1999. (Obed Zilwa / Associated Press)

More Event Links

Tickets at FAU Events: https://fauevents.universitytickets.com/w/event.aspx?id=1810

Tickets at Osher Lifelong Learning Auditorium: https://olliboca.fau.edu/wordpress/?page_id=2685&instructorID=622&cap=100&courseID=2531&preferredSession=Fall%202019&courseType=One-Time

Facebook Event Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/368952324012428/

For Tickets for FAU Students through FAU Students For Peace: https://fau.campuslabs.com/engage/actioncenter/organization/studentsforpeace/forms

Ela Gandhi’s visit to South Florida is part of the Gandhi King Global Initiative by the King Institute at Stanford University, and the Gandhi 150 Celebration. Organizers of Ela Gandhi’s visit to South Florida include the Peace, Justice and Human Rights Initiative at FAU, International Hindu University, Gandhi Square of Florida, and Aurora’s Voice. As of October 09, sponsors and supporters of the third annual Gandhi Talk include Mental Health Counselors Association of Palm Beach, The Way Mindfulness Education, Punjab Indian Cuisine, and Spodak Dental Group. To sponsor or support the Gandhi Talk, contact Pablo del Real at 561.901.3467.

About The Way Mindfulness Education (The Way)

The Way brings mindfulness and meditation to schools, businesses, nonprofit organizations, retirement communities, and individuals. The Way is an approved provider of Continuing Education registered with the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage & Family Therapy, and Mental Health Counseling, provider number 50-26820.