Community blogs

Volunteers, supporters and bloggers share their experiences.

  • Understanding the Mahan Forest

    Blogpost by Akash Mala Tamang - May 15, 2014 at 14:10

    15 May 2014

    I heard of Mahan and came here through the 'YUVA Foundation', which is working for the youth at the grassroots level.

    I knew this camp would be a fantastic learning experience. This feeling was reinforced during the camp. The Greenpeace team ... Read more >

  • Making of Soil and Soul

    Blogpost by Priti Rao - May 12, 2014 at 19:10

    Our terrace is our laboratory. This wonderful laboratory, under the open sky helps us understand the subtle science of nature.

    Our first experiment started with managing our waste. Segregation has always been our part of life, thanks to our schooling... Read more >

  • A village called Budher

    Blogpost by Siddhant - May 9, 2014 at 17:59

    09 May 2014


    The village of Budher is one of about 50 plus villages that constitute Mahan. It can be reached by swerving left off the main road after a 40 km drive from the industrial town of Waidhan. The road meanders through a series of small hills as ... Read more >

  • Mahan through the eyes of a law student

    Blogpost by Ajay Maherchandani - May 9, 2014 at 16:46

    09 May 2014

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    Article 21 of the Constitution of India states the Right to Life and Liberty. This was what I was taught in my Jurisprudence lectures but the reality of it all seems to be different and unfortunate. It seems that all law students are taught to...
  • Stand up and fight for the people of Mahan!

    Blogpost by Ardhra Karayil - May 7, 2014 at 18:26

    07 May 2014


    My first, and hopefully not the last, visit to Mahan forest led me to a new discovery. A forest full of beautiful trees, animals, humans and the magical peacefulness in the air can be found nowhere else. I left for Mahan forest slightly fear... Read more >

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