Browsing all posts from August, 2007.

She Creates: Curtain-Riser: The Highlights

August 23rd, 2007 | No Comments

“Lights, Camera, Freedom” Ashoke Pundit and Sunita Rao officially start the She Creates project. A participant answers a Zee News journalist These are the twenty five(+4) girls from the five schools that are participating in the She Creates Project The entire Mam Team, along with the girls from She Creates One of the Standees put […]

She Creates: Curtain-riser (NOT the highlights)

August 23rd, 2007 | 1 Comment

# Madhusudan gave She Creates passes to two ladies just so that they could use the restroom inside Adlabs #The people manning the info desk were flooded with querries about show timings, ticket rates et cetera #A passerby noticing the standees asked a volunteer “kaunsa english picture laga hai?” (which English movie is running here?) […]

What can we really give :)

August 12th, 2007 | 1 Comment

“I wonder what would we get out of all this?” I mumbled these words when sitting in the crowded compartment of local train, exhausted. It’s difficult sometimes to keep that smile during these lovely train trips. And immediately Akash replied without a thought: ” Its not what we will get but what we can give”, […]

Dharavi: More than just a slum

August 4th, 2007 | No Comments

“The veil is in your mind, put that away and you will be free”. Nitin More from Learn organization said this to the participating girls in Dharavi slum. It was quite encouraging that these girls had come without veil (Burka), when they came to meet us. Suddenly everything made sense when we were talking to […]