Wisdom of Life


Health centre handed over to the community in Kerala

Member of Parliament Mr. Benny Behnan from Chalakkudy along with Member of Legislative Assembly of Aluva Mr. Anwar Sadath has handed over the Sreemoolanagaram Health centre to the people on March 8, 2020. The center will provide medical care, maternal-child health, basic sanitation, referral services and basic health education to the residents of Aluva. “Providing self-employment, the effort of Sahrudaya to empower women is priceless” shared

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Igniting Creative Interest and Thinking amidst the vulnerable – Digital Education in Rural Yadgir, Karnataka

The world of education is constantly changing and evolving. One of the biggest driving factors affecting the changes in education today is technology. Students are part of a new generation – a generation that is constantly connected and surrounded with technology, and so it only makes sense to fully incorporate technology into the teaching practices. Digital education enhances the learning experience of students by better engaging their attention

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Ensuring Sustainable Diet through the indigenous food system

India has committed to end hunger and poverty through sustainable development goals. A great deal of effort needs to be put in rural areas to promote the food and nutritional security of the people. According to the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) report, almost 1 billion people suffer from chronic hunger and almost 2 billion are under- or overnourished. In the Indian Context, Malnourishment cause 69 percent of death of children below the

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Fostering new generation entrepreneurs in Jharkhand

Nirmal Kandulana has great responsibilities to support his family. The young lad from Baldega village of Simdega District in Jharkhand was looking for some opportunity to learn some skill training along with his education. The trainee has the ambition to open a ‘Welding shop’ of his own where he would keep a few helpers and train them to be like him. Being the eldest son among 4 brothers and 3 sisters, he was responsible to support the family

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Telegu Catholic Bishops’ Council patronise the mission against Cancer

According to the Indian Council of Medical Research, the Cancer incidence rate in the country records over 10,00,000 new cases each year. The incidence of cancer in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh is ever increasing. From the years 2014 to 2018 the reported cases are 3,00,126 in Telangana and 4,32,262 in Andhra Pradesh. As per the official sources, there are 1 lakh cancer cases reported every year in Telangana. Mortality rates are also high with about

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A mission against cancer is the need of the hour

'You beat cancer by how you live why you live and in the manner in which you live', this quote of Stuart Scott is very much relevant to a cancer patient who fights hard to win against the deadly disease. Cancer is the second-leading cause of death in the world. Breast cancer is now the most common cancer among women in India, accounting for 27% of all cancers among women. Lifestyle choices are known to increase an individual’s risk of cancer. The

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Caritas Samaritans expanding its roots

Caritas India has been passionately and persistently building volunteers for the past one year. Identifying and engaging volunteers have been one of the focal activities. As the new strategic year began in the year 2018, reaching out to the masses with the key strategic pillars approach have been commonly identified. Engaging stakeholders from different communities to volunteer for the development of society and creating changemakers have been the

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Improving Household Food & Nutrition through Diversified Homestead

It was interesting to learn the outcome of my own homestead contributing towards food and nutritional security. Laxman said, Given the growing uncertainties in weather and likely unrest in crop production cycles, food production systems, especially in rain-fed areas, need to build food resilience by diversifying the sources of food and income and maintaining homestead gardens so there is a range of supplementary foods for households for year-round

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