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UNITE Radio: Sarvodaya--World's Largest Community Movement

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Join Eddie Floyd of Nevada Matters and Richard Flyer of Connecting the Good as we discuss the 50 year old Sarvodaya Shramadana movement in Sri Lanka--the world's largest and most successful community movement in 15,000 villages an 10 Million people.

The words mean: The awakening of ALL through the sharing of resources (spiritual, emotional, material, financial, etc.)

Learn how they have used spirituality/religion as a unifying power to change society:
---built thousands of preschools
---serve thousands of orphans
---bring people of different religions/ethnicity together around shared values and common needs.
---thousands of village banks
---100's of thousands of small businesses
---mass meditations/prayer gatherings of up to 1,000,000 people
--- how they dealt with the aftereffects of the Indonesian Tsunami

Find out what we can learn from their success.

And, the founder Dr. A.T. Ariyaratne will be in Reno from Tuesday July 10 through JUly 18th. 

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