Sabarmati Ashram

Sabarmati Ashram (also known as Gandhi Ashram, Harijan Ashram, or Satyagraha Ashram) is located in the Sabarmati suburb of Ahmedabad. It was the home and workplace of Mahatma Gandhi, the father of the Indian independence movement, from 1917 to 1930. The ashram served as a base for Gandhi's various campaigns, including the famous Salt Satyagraha of 1930.

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By Air

The nearest Airport to the Sabarmati Ashram is Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport approximately 8 kilometers away.

By Train

The nearest Railway Station to the ashram is Ahmedabad Junction approximately 7 kilometers away.

By Bus

Ahmedabad has a well-developed bus network. Visitors can also reach the Sabarmati Ashram by car.

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Sabarmati Ashram, Ahmedabad, Gujarat

Sabarmati Ashram (also known as Gandhi Ashram, Harijan Ashram, or Satyagraha Ashram) is located in the Sabarmati suburb of Ahmedabad. It was the home and workplace of Mahatma Gandhi, the father of the Indian independence movement, from 1917 to 1930. The ashram served as a base for Gandhi's various campaigns, including the famous Salt Satyagraha of 1930. 

History:

The ashram was founded on June 17, 1917. The ashram consisted of several buildings including Gandhi's residence, prayer hall, library, kitchen & various workshops. Gandhi lived at the ashram with his wife Kasturba. During his time at the ashram, Gandhi launched several movements that were instrumental in India's struggle for independence. These included the Non-Cooperation movement of 1920, the Salt Satyagraha of 1930 and the Quit India Movement of 1942. 

Tourist Attractions:

  • Magan Niwas
  • Hriday Kunj
  • Gandhi Memorial Museum
  • Vinoba Mira Kutir
  • Udyog Mandir
  • Somnath Chhatralaya
  • Upasana Mandir
  • Nandini
  • Gandhi Ashram Bookstore
  • Gandhi Smarak Sangrahalaya

Timings:

Sabarmati Ashram is open daily from 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. 

Gandhi Ashram in Present Days:

If you are visiting Ahmedabad, you must visit Gandhi Ashram to understand the life of Mahatma Gandhiji & the Indian freedom struggle. You can visit Gandhi Smarak Sangrahalay or Museum where you can explore:

  • "My life is my message" gallery - Amazing gallery consisting of various photographs of Gandhiji's journey from Mohandas to Mahatma.
  • Gandhiji's life in Ahmedabad
  • Exhibition of various paintings & quotes by Gandhi ji
  • Huge collection of books in the library.

Apart from these, you can also explore all things related to the life and freedom movement of Gandhiji.

Hridaya Kunj is the biggest attraction of Gandhi Ashram which was Gandhiji's house in Ashram during his stay. You can find Charkha used by Gandhi ji in Hridaya Kunj. 

Places to Visit Near Sabarmati Ashram:

Ticket Pricing:

It is free for all visitors. 

Address:

Gandhi Smarak Sangrahalaya, Hridaya Kunj, Old Wadaj, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, 380027

Contact Number:

Official Website:

Gandhiashramsabarmati.org  

Best time to visit Sabarmati Ashram:
January,February,March,October,November,December
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