Kashinath Trivedi

Shri Kashinath Trivedi

  • 1995
  • Jamnalal Bajaj Award for Constructive Work
A veteran Gandhian and a freedom fighter. Started as a teacher. After coming in contact with Gandhiji in 1925, joined the Sabarmati Ashram as co-editor in Hindi Navjivan. Moved to Wardha in 1935 and was Hindi teacher, Secretary and Principal of Mahila Ashram. Got involved in Nai Talim work. Suffered imprisonment for 25 months.Agitated for people's rights and responsible government in the princely state of Barwani. Worked actively to establish communal harmony following the riots after in .... Read More