Residents of Dhedhuki, a remote interior village of Gujarat, Chaitanyabhai and Sonalben, a devout Gandhian couple are firm believers of the philosophy of the Nishkama Karma followed by Gandhi. And rightly so. The couple dedicated their lives to live by Gandhi’s principle ‘We should act not only for our dear ones but also for the …

He has also set up a unique ‘Tree Museum’ for kids to be able to identify the native trees and its benefits Hitarth, a resident of Baroda spent his childhood in lush green surroundings with birds and butterflies and always felt connected with nature. Having completed his masters in sociology, Hitarth went on to pursue …

Female menstrual hygiene has been a subject of concern for many international organizations for the past few years. However, about 2 decades ago, a Vadodara based educationalist chose to take matters into her own hands. Swati Bedekar, a teacher by profession started her career as a school teacher in Navsari. While teaching in the school, …

  Our reporter Nazneen in conversation with Koral Dasgupta on her journey of finding the voice unheard and bringing it to the world. Koral Dasgupta is an author, academic, columnist, painter and professional speaker. Her first book titled “Power of a Common Man” traces the journey of Shah Rukh Khan as a brand personality. In …

The story of Aamir who became the first generation school-goer from his family. Born in Jaffrabad, Delhi, Mohammad Aamir grew up with a despairing privilege – He was the only member of his family to go to school and acquire an education. This, however, didn’t come to him easily. The early death of his father …

Jan Kalyan Sansthan: A rights-based movement that is educating and empowering people belonging from diverse tribal hamlets on government schemes and policies “We don’t want any money. We just want your trust,” a resolute Bhagwan Ram Sawant would say to tribals living in the hinterland of Maharashtra, in an attempt to work with and for …

Co- Founders of Bookyboo

Hetal Gandhi, an award-winning marketing strategist and her husband Neeraj Gulati, a celebrated award-winning digital leader in South East Asia, were once caught up in a dilemma of selecting a gift for their baby niece. They knew that toys would enchant her for a while, but soon she would lose interest and find it boring. …

Mumbai based organisation Universe Simplified is empowering children to create inventions that can solve pertinent problems in their community When Henna Khan was a child, she was obsessed with the seamless and unending fringes of the vast sky. She would spend all of her time wanting to know more about the stars, and galaxies and …