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Posts tagged Rajasthan

Chhavi Rajawat : An Angel of Soda

Chhavi Rajawat
For some people goals and aspirations never end and the quest for life goes on. Chhavi Rajawat, a merit finder and an optimist who came out of the box of monotony and went back to her village in Rajasthan to bring about the concept of management to sort out the problems existing there. Born in Jaipur, Rajasthan, Chhavi is from a small village [...]

Bunker Roy and his Barefoot College

Bunker Roy and his Barefoot College
In a world full of people wanting to live a luxurious live, is a social activist who preferred to rather live as a poor in a country where more than half of the population lives without the daily basic needs.  His name – Sanjit ‘Bunker’ Roy. Famously known as Bunker Roy, he is an Indian social activist, educator and the foun [...]

Rajendra Singh – “Waterma...

Rajendra Singh
Rajendra Singh, popularly known as ‘Jal Purush’ or Waterman of Rajasthan is an inspirational figure who has transformed the life of people in more than 1000 villages in Aravalli Hills. In 2001, he won the Ramon Magsaysay Award for community leadership. The Guardian named him amongst its list of “50 people who could save the planet” in 2008. I [...]