November 14, 2010
November 13th was Children’s Day and it was celebrated at Shanti Bhavan with lots of dancing, singing, skits, and ice cream! Teachers dancing together. Ms. Irene and Auntie Gita dancing together and looking beautiful, as always!The volunteers singing a song together. The children enjoying the program!
Photo Journal: Diwali Celebration at Shanti Bhavan
November 13, 2010
Take a look a look at how Shanti Bhavans celebrated Diwali 2010 through the camera lens of our artist in residence, Yazmany Arboleda. Diwali (also spelled Devali in certain regions) or Deepavali,popularly known as the “festival of lights”, is an important five-day festival in Hinduism, Jainism, and Sikhism, occurring between mid-October and mid-November. For Hindus, […]
Dr. George to Speak at Johns Hopkins University
November 3, 2010
South Asia Studies at the Johns Hopkins University’s School of Advanced International Studies cordially invites you to attend a talk by Dr. Abraham George. He will discuss the topic of bringing about a sustainable impact on poverty through education. Through his many accomplishments in poverty alleviation, education, health, women’s empowerment and freedom of the press, […]