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The Vegetarian World Forum
No. 4 Vol. XI - WINTER 1957 various pages:

Photographs from the 15th IVU World Vegetarian Congress in India
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president
INTRODUCTION TO PRESIDENT
Dr. Rajendra Prasad being introduced to delegates by Mrs. Rukmini Devi Arundale, M.P. - he is being greeted by Mr. Good.

bombay
WELCOME TO BOMBAY
Some of the English delegates on arrival at Bombay Airport. From left : Miss M. Carpenter, Mr. W. A. Sibly, Mr. J. Revill, (behind Mrs. H. Bode), the Editor, Mrs. and Mr. H. Harris.

presentation
PRESENTATION TO THE PRESIDENT
The Editor has the privilege of making a gift to Dr. Rajendra Prasad after speaking at the inaugural dinner in Bombay.

dinner
AT THE INAUGURAL DINNER
Mr. W. A. Sibly, M.A., J.P., Past-President of the I.V.U., speaking at the inaugural dinner. Mrs. Clarence Gasque presided.

dancing
DANCING DISPLAY
Mrs. Rukmini Devi Arundale (in dark Sari) with her team of Kalakshetra dancers.

farewell
FAREWELL GROUP AT BOMBAY
Delegates garlanded with fragrant sandal wood leys at the end of the Bombay Sessions.

food
[top] BOUQUET FOR I.V.U. PRESIDENT
Mrs. L. Mushi, M.P., presenting flowers to Mrs. Gasque at the opening of the Food Exhibition in Bombay.
[bottom] VEGANS IN INDIA
Mr. and Mrs. D. C. Desai, on the right, with visitors to their Vegan stall at the Food Exhibition.

indian
AN INDIAN DINNER
Mr. and Mrs.Walter Fleiss, late of The Vegan Restaurant, London; sampling Indian food at one of the dinners. On the right Dr. and Mrs. Robinsohn, of Israel, obviously think it good!

delhi
AT DELHI
The President of India, Dr. Rajendra Prasad, with some of the delegates when he entertained them to tea at the Presidential Palace.

audience
A section of the vast audience at one of the Congress sessions.

temple
At the Birla Temple

namdhari
VEGETARIAN [NAMDHARI] SIKHS
Some of the delegates with a group of Namdhari Sikhs, a vegetarian sect, who entertained the visitors at Delhi.

garland
WELCOMING GARLAND
Mr. Oluf Egerod greeted by Mr. M. Sha, Mr. J. N. Mankar, Mr. W. Kaher and Mrs. Pattini.

session
IN SESSION
Sri M. A. Ayyangar, Speaker of the Lok Sabha (Indian Parliament) and Mr. Oluf Egerod, of Denmark, presiding at a Delhi Session.

homage
HOMAGE
Some of the delegates approaching Mahatma Gandhi's tomb in Delhi.

group2
CONGRESS GROUP
Delegates from America, S. Africa, Australia and Germany with some og their Indian friends.

group
A group of delegates from India, Holland, America, Britain and Denmark.
press
PRESS CONFERENCE
Dr. J. Nussbaum, of France, taking his turn to convince the Press.

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