In my previous blog, I discussed the debates around development from the lived experiences of Mr Girin Chetia. The challenges around developing ‘organic leadership’ and ‘ego’ of development actors were
“Education is a method whereby one acquires a higher grade of prejudices.” -Laurence J. Peter
Observing primary classes at Bhasha’s Vasantshala school, I’ve begun to wonder how school
“Education is the manifestation of perfection already in a man.”
In a world of inequity, education often acts as a means for the less privileged to self-actualize. In
The dust kicked up behind the jeep as it carried me and my co-worker deeper into the Nilgiri Biosphere Reserves (NBR) than I had ever ventured for a field visit.
My project is with Bhasha, known in Gujarat as Bhasha Sansodhan Prakashan Kendra (Language Research and Publication Center). Bhasha works with tribal and adivasi (indigenous communities) in India. There are
Imagine it’s night time, the sun has set. You are walking along a dimly lit road in a small town. A distant light helps you navigate the path. The noisy