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  “I am blind since birth. When I was two months old, my mother realized that I had problems with my eye sight. When she consulted the doctor, he said that no medical treatment could restore my vision and advised her to educate me well,” says Madhu Singhal. Madhu Singhal is the Managing...
  “I need to be afraid of you as you have aspirations to be like me,” said Bill Gates to Suhas Gopinath,a young Indian entrepreneur, now aged 23. Founder, CEO, and Chairman of Globals Inc, an IT multinational company launched by him at the age of 14 at California, USA, Suhas was recognized as...
  With the increase in the number of development organisations, there is a greater need for accountability in the social sector.  There has been an increasing interest among people from different walks of life in understanding the nuances, methods and tools that would enable a faster...
  D.: What is the interrelation between regulation of thought and regulation of breath?
  Everybody has a story to tell, and I am no different. We meet many people in our lifetime, but there are a few whom we can never forget. My encounters with many such inspiring individuals have made me feel enthused and worthwhile. It has triggered an undying passion to spread goodness around...
  “If a child cannot learn the way you teach, then teach him in a way he can learn.” This is the maxim which informs the curricular structure of Alpha to Omega Learning Centre, an organisation that specializes in educating children with Learning Disability (LD), and also in training...
  The Centre for Social Initiative and Management (CSIM), Hyderabad, organized a Conference on ’Social Innovations and Leadership in Action (SILIA)’ on 30 January 2011 at CESS Auditorium, Ameerpet. The main aim of this conference was to create awareness on innovations for social benefit, and...
  “God cannot be everywhere and that is why he created mothers” - a jewish proverb One and a half-year-old Sania was fast asleep in her cozy mattress. Pooja stood close to her and enjoyed tucking her into the blanket now and then. She seemed like waiting for her to wake up, so that they could...
  A home maker with a little formal education, Mahalakshmi started a Self-Help Group in October 2005. Based in Ekkattuthangal at Chennai, she is now the leader of 150 SHGS that consists of 3,000 members in total.