World Elder Abuse Awareness Day to restore dignity of Older People

Mahathir Bin Mohamad is currently the oldest living Prime Minister at the age of 92 heading the Government in Malaysia. In India, film celebrities such as Amitabh Bachchan, Javed Akhtar, Gulzar, Dilip Kumar, Asha Bhonsle, Waheeda Rehmaan, and Sharmila Tagore who’ve crossed the age line of 70 are still working and achieving well. KFC Company …

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A summer with GRAVIS

“Expand our inner capacity for radical empathy to others, because when we are in community, when we are really sharing, when we are calling forth the depth and genius of the other, then we grow.” This quote was given in an interview by Jean Houston, writer and creator of the worldwide pop culture phenomenon, “Wizard …

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100 Years of Independence of Finland : Students from University of Tampere Celebrated at GRAVIS

This week, the Gravis headquarters in Jodhpur is proudly hosting two foreign visitors: Wahiduzzaman Siddique and Otto Vainio. Wahiduzzaman hails from Bangladesh, and now studies at the University of Tampere, Finland. Otto also attends school in Tampere; the same city where he was born and raised. Both students are pursuing master’s degrees at Tampere. They …

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Shashi Tyagi honoured with the Jamnalal Bajaj Award for Outstanding Contribution in the field of Constructive Work

Since 1977 the Jamnalal Bajaj Foundation gives awards named after Jamnalal Bajaj annually. This year, the “Award for Outstanding Contribution in the Field of Constructive Work” was given to Shashi Tyagi, the founder of GRAVIS. Jamnalal Bajaj was a freedom fighter, social reformer, humanitarian and a devoted follower of Mahatma Ghandi. He was born in …

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