“My daughter, Dukhi, is the first person in our entire family to be getting an education. The others do not even know how to read or write. So, we are very grateful for this.” - Jaba Soren, Jharkhand, Her daughter studies in Art of Living, Tribal school
“My elder sister is a shepherd. I would have also done the same thing. However, The Art of Living volunteers approached my father and persuaded him to send me to the tribal school at Chakdah.” - Bali Kiksu, West Bengal
Women’s Initiatives, India
Women in Coimbatore have nurtured underprivileged children through projects that seek to give them a bright and promising future. Sharanalaya, an orphanage for prisoners,daughters,was started,and looks after 40 children.