Children – dishonour

(Ghandi’s son, Harilal) fell afoul of the law more than once for fraud; converted from Hinduism to Islam, then back again; descended into chronic alcoholism and sexual philandering in the red-light districts of Delhi and Bombay, and was banished in a drunken stupor from the deathbed of Kasturba, his brokenhearted mother.

New York Times

See also ‘Charity begins but does not end at home’

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