Friday, April 10, 2015

6th April a Yajna program held in Samagra

The monthly yajna ceremony was performed at the Samagra premises on 6th April 2015. Mr. Ved Vasu Shastri performed the rituals, The Samagra kids performed very well in their exams ,and the priest and staff blessed them.  The children and staff sang a Bhajan(Hindu Devotional Song).  The ceremony concluded with the distribution of prasadam.

Friday, April 3, 2015

Drawing and painting activities.

Samagra kids' examinations are over and now they want to relax and have some fun. They are working on their drawing and painting skills. Some of the paintings can be seen in the pictures below. These paintings were made by Sakshi, Meenakshi, Karanjeet and Pooja.

Thursday, April 2, 2015

Concluding cutting & tailoring program.

On 14th March, Samagra concluded its 4th training program in cutting & tailoring at the slum near Indira Nagar Dehradun. It was a matter of pride and pleasure for us as Ms. Karen Kumar from Canada graced the function with her presence as chief guest. She appreciated the work of the underprivileged women and girls who were trained as a part of this program. Completion certificates were distributed to all the trainees. 26 participants were present and their teacher Mrs. Poonam was praised for her teaching skills. Ms. Suchitra distributed refreshments to all the participants. Our field coordinator  Ms. Manju & Radha were also present.