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Moving into bliss

Yogi Vishvketu’s DVD ‘Moving into Bliss’ is now available at Anand Prakash Ashram. If you’re in Rishikesh, India drop by to pick up your copy. All proceeds go towards our school in Pittamgarh. Suggested donation 500 Rupees. Thank you for your support!

Holi Fundraising!

We’re celebrating Holi this year in style by holding various fundraising events around the world  to raise money for our school. Please contact fundraising@helpinghandsforindia.org to find out how you can participate. Namaste

Fundraising ideas

We’ve been running for three years now and we still need your help to keep going. There are many ways that you can help: 1. Donate the proceeds from teaching one yoga class per month (or even just one class) 2. Teach a workshop and donate some, or all of the proceeds, to the school 3. Read more about Fundraising ideas[…]

Bricks, bricks and more bricks

We’ve taken the first step and have purchased 50,000 bricks which will be used to build our school. It was much more cost effective to buy now as the price goes up during monsoon season when the production of bricks slows down. They will remain on the farmland while we continue our fundraising efforts this Read more about Bricks, bricks and more bricks[…]

School 3D Model

Our school project vision; uniquely shaped classrooms designed to stay cool in the summer and warm in the winter, surrounded by organic gardens and farmland, next to a river and forest – a perfect learning environment for children.

School Project Design Complete

We are very excited to present the design for the school we will be building in the village of Pittamgarh. It’s been an interesting couple of weeks working with the local architect refining the design, finalizing the budget and determining our building start date, considering the upcoming monsoon season. In September 2012 we intend to begin Read more about School Project Design Complete[…]

New laptops

On a recent visit to the Himalayan Rural Welfare Society a very generous donation of 2 laptops was made! Amit and Naveen were delighted as now they can bring education to those students who cannot make it to the school.