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DHONDO KESHAVA KARVE

Institution for Selfless Service

A band of selfless workers was needed to run the Anath Balikashram and Mahila Vidyalaya. Karve had observed a flock of missionaries coming from other countries to our country; they came in the guise of social workers, and converted people to their religions. An idea struck Karve. If only our people volunteer to do social service our society will flourish and the fear of conversion to other religions will vanish. To create a tradition of such social work he founded the 'Institution for Selfless Service'.

Karve took the oath of the Institution for Selfless Service. He would make over all his earnings to the Institution and take from the Institution only just enough money for a very simple life for himself and his family. Even out of this amount money was given to charities. There were no servants. Anandibai who had been trained as a midwife had now to work as a midwife and earn some money!

By about l914 Karve left the Deccan Education Society and devoted himself entirely to the work of the Mahilashram. Karve had four children in all. Anandibai was looking after the welfare and solved the problems of the family; on account of this, the household affairs did not come in the way of Karve's activities.

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Dhondo Keshava Karve- He brought education,equality,honour and joy into the lives of many people
About  Dhondo Keshava Karve
Introduction
'Fill The Room!"
An Ideal Life
An Aristocratic Family
A Self Respecting Mother
An Example
A Lesson
The Ordeal of An Examination
A Graduate
Friend Narahari Pant
The Lamp Of Service Is Lit
Independent Life
Sacrifice To Blind Faith
A Heroic Act
The Prince Of Courage
Patience Personified
New Lights Of Service
Thorns In The Path Of Service
You are Here! Institution For Selfless Service
A Women's University
Greatness Recognized
Travel In Three Continents
A New Venture At Seventy-Eight
The sacred 'Mantra'
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