Mud and Bamboo Houses are Proving Our Stereotypes...

I like sleeping outside, right underneath the bamboo rooftop on the balcony, falling asleep to […]


A Day in the Life: All Work, All...

The GOAL Programme (GOAL) at the Naz Foundation (India) Trust is designed to empower adolescent […]


Bridging the Rural Education Gap

“Education is the manifestation of perfection already in a man.” -Swami Vivekananda In a world […]


Searching for Space in the Slum Community

Back in the middle of October, I began doing field work for my project. As […]


The Perfect Mix

It’s 9:30am and a Shaishav staff member is flying down the streets of the Kumbarwada […]


Fusing Arts, Culture and Education: High Impact Strategies...

Jamsheena’s Fellowship is made possible by the Rural India Supporting Trust. Every day morning when […]


Organizing October: Lessons in Nubra Valley on Impermanence

Sometimes you have immediate and ready access to whatever you need — fresh fruits and […]


“Living Lightly” in Ahmedabad, a Celebration of Preserving...

I arrived at my fellowship post at Khamir, just outside Bhuj, Gujarat, in Kacchh district, […]


Holding On, Letting Go: Notes from the Field

Camille’s Fellowship is made possible by the Rural India Supporting Trust. Last week, a coworker […]


The Nilgiris: A Golden Goose Fighting Extinction

The dust kicked up behind the jeep as it carried me and my co-worker deeper […]


Our visit to India this Summer

By Sanya Goenka My sister Sanah and I have been fundraising and supporting The Light […]


The Process of Collective Learning

Within hours of arriving in Lucknow, I took off on a scooter with a colleague […]

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