Lanza del Vasto

The life and work of Lanza del Vasto (1901-1981) spreads out in many areas. Known as the apostle of nonviolence in the West, he also was a poet and an esthete, a philosopher and a writer, a respectful believer of other religions, a founder of communities, a precursor of the most current societal changes. Learn more about him and his message.

The association

The Association Amis de Lanza del Vasto is a non-profit organization, founded in 1970, whose purpose is to safeguard and promote his whole work. Publications, translations, colloquiums, lectures, exhibitions, archiving, researches: task is huge but our means are modest! If you want, you can contribute.


Lanza del Vasto on video


The voice of Lanza del Vasto


Many photos of Lanza del Vasto