In Defense of Boredom

As kids, adults told us that ‘only boring people get bored.’ There was a sound […]


Exploring Assumptions and Adapting Conversations

In April, I embarked on a workshop exchange journey with my co-Fellows, Aashritha and Jahnavi […]


Data Analysis and Skill Development in the Social Development Sector

During my Banyan Impact Fellowship interview, one of the AIF staff members asked me what […]


Facing Poverty: Learnings from Indian Non-Profits’ Livelihoods Lens

Indian Non-Profits and Poverty in India Livelihood enhancement is a central focus at many non-profit […]


Leaning into Discomfort: The Four Stages of Cultural Immersion

As humans, I think it’s normal to romanticize the unknown and unfamiliar. Many of us […]


Revisiting The Alien Question Now

Almost two years ago to date, April 21, 2021, I found myself writing responses to […]


Public Transportation in India: Part 2

This blog is co-authored by BIF Fellows Joshilyn Binkley and Nabhas Raj Introductions to us […]


Kasol in Monochrome

The Kullu-Manali region is among the most hyped tourist spots in Himachal Pradesh and across […]


My Trips Around India

During my Fellowship year, I had the flexibility of working remotely for some duration which […]


Organizing Events and Experiencing Jagori

As I look back at my 9-month fellowship experience with the SAFAL (Sustainable Agriculture, Forest, […]

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