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Riding for a cause

January 10th, 2011 | 6 Comments

Meet Ritesh, a media student from Baroda. He travels everyday more than 10 km to his College in his bicycle and leave annonymous notes of gratitude for other cyclists, for keeping our world green.

Spreading love through plants

October 25th, 2010 | 2 Comments

Loosing his legs in poilo didn’t disheartened this super enthusiastic local hero Raghu Bhai, who is now working with more than 500 poor women through Gramshree organization. He has seen everything, from extreme poverty to self reliance today, he is determined to bring hope and joy through his small acts of kindness in every day […]

What can I give ?

October 14th, 2010 | 3 Comments

It all started with just one simple thought…”What can I give ?” Swara Pandya asked her self. Joy of giving week was being celebrated all over India and Swara found it as a great opportunity to do something. She together with her friends Diana, Meghna and Nishchal, inspired their office colleagues in ‘Education Initiatives’ to donate […]

Akshay Patra

September 15th, 2010 | No Comments

Akshayapatra (Sanskrit: अक्षयपात्र) meaning inexhaustible vessel, is an object from Hindu mythology. It was a wonderful vessel given to Yudhishthira by the Lord Surya, which held a never-failing supply of food to the Pandavas every day. ( from wikipedia) . Later during Bhoodan movement, Vinoba bhave again introduced this concept to invite people to collect a fist full of food grain,  every […]

A half blind visionary

June 30th, 2010 | No Comments

Somewhere in his seventies, with just one eye for vision and broken knees, Jagdish dada has still not lost his spirit to live and serve. At nineteen years of age on 15th of August 1953, he left home, leaving his urban ‘civilized’ life behind to ‘do something worthwhile’. He became part of a Gandhian school […]

2 T-spoon sugar, a little chai-ki-patti and a fistful of inspiration

June 30th, 2010 | No Comments

Helping your own self in such an amazing way, so that you become an example for the rest of the world, is also an unusual way to serve the society. When we are busy crying about our troubles and inefficiency of the government, ordinary people like Laxman Rao, work out extraordinary way to happiness. A […]

The blood connection

June 24th, 2010 | No Comments

For over ten years now, Khushroo Poacha has stood by the sole belief that to do good work you don’t need money. Poacha runs indianblooddonors.com (IBD), a site that lets blood donors and patients in need of blood connect with each other almost instantaneously. He also does not accept cash donations. The site has been […]

Superman Literally!

August 19th, 2009 | No Comments

Anand Kumar, was not able to pursue higher studies in the Cambridge University due to lack of money and premature death of his father. Yet his passion for Mathematics did not diminish. As years rolled by, he grew into a ‘maths wizard’. Now, Anand is known all over the country for his innovative Super 30 […]