Lia Diskin


Lia Diskin (aka Leonor Beatriz Diskin Pawlowicz) born Buenos Aires, Argentina October 27, 1950. Gandhian disciple and professor. Created Gandhi Network; began Gandhi Day Sao Paulo, 1982. Founded Palas Athena Association for a culture of peace, 1972. Received Jamnalal Bajaj Gandhi Award, 2010.


“[T]he most valuable discovery human beings can make this century might be finding out the value of the word ‘we.’” (Diskin and Roizman, Peace, How to Make It, 2002; photo