ISKCON Food Relief Foundation at Palwal, Haryana, serves free mid-day meals to thousands of children in the local schools. The food is prepared in a factory like kitchen that ensures that the items are not touched by hand till it reaches the plates of the students. We were invited to have a look around at the mega kitchen and see the grand process for ourselves. We can’t quite believe what we saw but am trying our best to put it in writing.
100 Pipers brings the legendary British rock band Dire Straits to perform for the first time ever in India for their ‘Play for a cause’ initiative. A part of the proceeds from ticket sales will be used to support villagers in Rajasthan. Block the dates March 17 and 19 for Gurgaon and Bengaluru performances.
CMS Vatavaran organized a screening of documentary films on the theme of environment. We find the honest observation of life through this medium expanding our horizons on various topics. Hence we attend documentary screenings whenever possible. In this series we recently watched the National Award winning documentary “I Cannot Give You My Forest”.
“No Hunger Week” aims at minimising the food wastage by partnering with various food joints across Delhi, from 1st – 7th August. Apart from restaurant owners, the campaign is geared towards people who have been eating out, to donate their leftovers at ‘The Leftover Cart’. All food collected is to be distributed to the homeless across Delhi.
Delhi Haat, one of the most popular destinations of Delhi, was established around the concept of a ‘haat’ or a village market. In other words, the artisans / crafts people / weavers would be allotted stalls wherein they could sell their ware directly to the customers. The stalls were meant to be allotted for a fortnight and rotated […]
http://www.saveindiancomics.org/ India has a long tradition of comic readership. Stories from mythology and folk-tales have appeared as children’s comic books for decades. India’s comic industry took off when the The Times of India launched Indrajal Comics in the mid-1960s. In further course of time, Amar Chitra Katha, Diamond Comics, Tinkle and so on have established […]