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The India Initiative builds on Georgetown University’s core strengths—academic excellence, location in Washington, D.C., and Jesuit mission of service to the world—to advance research and teaching around India and world affairs and create a platform for high-level dialogue among American and Indian leaders from government, business, civil society, and the academy. 


Rajmohan Gandhi

Hindu Nationalism in Gandhi's India Event

October 2, 2019 was the 150th anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi’s birth. The occasion has sparked widespread reflection on his life and work. In this lecture Rajmohan Gandhi, the Mahatma’s grandson and a renowned author and historian, will discuss Gandhi’s ideals, his flaws, and the contemporary Hindu…