Art Culture Society / Biodiversity / Children / food and nutrition / policy / shodhyatra / Uncategorized / women

Searching where is the light is: Focus on hotspots of sufficiency to seek answers for malnutrition

There is an old apocryphal story of an old women. She had lost a needle in a dark place. But she was searching where the light is. She is lampooned for this seemingly irrational act. True, under the lamp post, she would not find her needle but may be, she might find something else, may … Continue reading

Awards / Biodiversity / Creativity / Ecology/ Environment / Innovation / social innovation / Uncategorized / women

Shrimati Ritaben Vora for outstanding contribution in women empowerment, livelihood generation, education on agricultural value addition and organic farming.

Rita Ben Batuk Bhai Vora  (M) : 9428210652 My father pursued the concept of a new training based on Gandhian philosophy, his study, and later in his life he happened to work in such organizations. He studied in Lokbharati Sanosara which emphasised training based on national education / gramachmukh folk philosophy and there after he … Continue reading

Art Culture Society / Biodiversity / Creativity / Innovation / Research / shodhyatra / social innovation / technology

A kurta without a stitch (39th Shodhyatra)

Imagine wearing a kurta in which there is no stitch, it would be difficult for us to think of it.  But, a weaver Karna Mehr had actually woven a kurta as a cylindrical cloth.  Another weaver  Chukmani Mehr had woven poetry of Shri Gangadhar Mehr in the Barpali saree.   Bhikhari Mehr had woven the Hanuman … Continue reading

Biodiversity / social innovation

गाँधीवादी देवदूत – समतभाई जाड़ा

गुजरात के चोटिला तालुका में धेरै गाँव के समतभाई सही मायनों में लोगों के व्यक्ति हैं। उन्होंने सिचाईं, वृक्ष और सेहत सहित कई सकारात्मक विषयों पर जागरूकता फ़ैलाने के लिए पड़ोस के 11 गाँवों में कई कार्यक्रम किए हैं। सुरेंद्रनगर और राजकोट जिले की सीमा पर उनका तालुका है। यह क्षेत्र पथरीला और पहाड़ी भूमि … Continue reading