Browsing all posts from October, 2009.

MAM Updates (Oct'09)

October 31st, 2009 | No Comments

Dear Members Four months in Ahmedabad and seems like we belong here for ever. Here’s latest updates * Project: Working on Lok Darshan, a video community program, initially started by Rahul and Asha in the slums of Ahmedabad, was a very effective communication medium.  We are trying to restarts it within a month. * New […]

My 'I am…' (Volunteer's diary 2)

October 31st, 2009 | 1 Comment

[ By Pari Trivedi ] Dearest Universe and Fellow Souls, “Where all men think alike, no one thinks very much but when you want to be different, do something different.” – Walter Lippmann (Media Philosopher-theorist). “Do something powerfully different and meaningful that will show the purpose of your life and proudly make you say ‘I […]

The Journey Within (Volunteer's diary 1)

October 27th, 2009 | Comments Off

By: Biney Kaul ‘Mam’ in Sanskrit means ‘I am’. It is an effort to realize the self through an odyssey of selfless work. Being a part of Mam made me realize the significance of having few genuine social organizations. I understood the importance of need based work and the relevance of small things in creating […]

Remembering Gandhi: just for a dry leaf

October 2nd, 2009 | No Comments

From Anil Gupta sir’s Blog Rituals have an important place in life, why else do we clean our homes before diwali, say namastey to our elders and loved one’s every day morning ( in many families, this ritual has been done away with ) and visit holy sites even when we can perform those rituals […]