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Lucky seed

April 7th, 2012 | No Comments

‘I like what you are wearing in your neck ‘ said my barber today while I was having a haircut. I was wearing Rudraksh bead, a seed associated with God Shiva and some of them are very rare to find like the one I was wearing. ‘How much does it cost?’ he asked further, I […]

A key to good diet is no diet

April 6th, 2012 | No Comments

‘You don’t quite need food for energy’, I couldn’t believe this when Raghu said this. Raghu and Nisha, had left their successful career in US to come back to India to do organic farming with their 5 yr old son. currently they are also doing naturopathy and I found so much wisdom in their words […]

Grass is greener at my side

April 4th, 2012 | No Comments

‘Attend to the soil and your soul would be nourished’. Spending time with Raghu, Nisha and Aum, an incredible family who sold their house in America and came back to India to do organic farming.

Smile it forward :)

February 10th, 2012 | 5 Comments

Few days back we were tagged with a big basket of best quality sweets, at least 5 kgs of it. Everyone knows I love sweets and they bring a big smile on my face but co-incidentally this last week I am on a Ayurvedic diet and which means I cannot eat any sweets for at least 2 weeks. It was interesting to […]

Anandwan

January 27th, 2012 | No Comments

Gratitude Walk

December 28th, 2011 | No Comments

As a small way of remembering the passing of Ishwar Kaka, a few volunteers chose to walk from Sughad to Gandhi Ashram on 26th December. Along the way, our intention was to open our hearts and interact with as many people as possible, speaking about sanitation. As we walked on a pleasant winter afternoon, we came across several communities, […]

Abundance flows, Abundance knows!

December 22nd, 2011 | No Comments

“There is enough for everyone’s needs, not for everyone’s greed!”- M K Gandhi. I have been experiencing a divine flow of abundance in my life for the last few days. Whatever my needs are, they seem to effortlessly materialize into my life. Two weeks ago, a very dear friend of mine told me that he has […]

Balloon Smiles

December 21st, 2011 | No Comments

Kalyani, an intern with Vadodara Causes did a beautiful full of smiles act last week. Kalyani is an intern from law faculty of MSU who wanted to do something good for the city. Recently, she went to the different places in Vadodara and gifted balloons to the kids who were on streets. She was so […]

An eve at the Signal!

December 20th, 2011 | No Comments

  ‘Kitne Paise Bhaiya?’ was the line a car owner asked when I was handing him the cd containing the environmental tip on it. I was startled by his question and thought what should I charge him? The next moment I said him – ‘Uncle, Paise nai, Anmol hai. Padhiye kya likha hai, aur usse […]

The U-Turn

December 17th, 2011 | No Comments

Her name was Nanda. She’d come to Gujarat to be with her family after her in-laws abused her violently and she could take it no more. Even though she had expected her family to support her at her time of need, fate had other plans. Nanda’s return to her poverty stricken family only meant one […]

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