Dr.E.Stanley Jones of America, an apostle of Christ to India
Dr.E.Stanley Jones, a friend of Mahatma Gandhiji, lived and died in India after living an Indian life. He established a Christian Ashram in Sat Tal, called Sat Tal Ashram, on the way from Nainital to Bhimtal in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India, and later Christian Ashrams throughtout the world on the pattern of Sat Tal Ashram. He was the author of "The Christ of the Indian Road" which became a best seller.
An apostle extraordinary to the 20th century & a friend of Indian evangelical missions!
Above is the photo of the lakeside pulpit where E. Stanley Jones delivered daily devotions for many years. Now the pulpit is submerged in water and is not visible.
The following is the inscription on the stone of his grave:
The grave of Dr.Jones
We had visited Sat Dal during October 2008. The following photos were taken by us during this trip. You can see the chapel in Sat Dal.