Creating knowledge initiatives as building blocks of a newer different world is part of what we do as an organization. Working with a mainstream Institution for an introductory programme on Green Economy is one such programme. Director of Samanvaya Social Ventures signing an Agreement with the Principle of Madras School of Social Work (MSSW) for 3 years to co-create new forms of knowledge courses for the students of MSSW as well as other outsiders.
USA has just gone through a serious political crisis and it is not over as yet. While they may have a new Government as you read this today, the politics in recent weeks has left many across the world shocked. And yet, America inspires hope in several ways. In the middle of the worst pandemic in which 25 million Americans have been affected, several stories of neighbourhoods, people helping each other and generosity has come up. In the midst of a political crisis, the voices of sanity, of peace and non-violence has sprung up. In the middle of last year's major protests during the Black Lives…
Prof. Samdong Rinpoche has been one of the leading wise voices for the planet for a long time. It was a surprise to receive a note of New Year wishes from him that is timely and emphasizing the needs of the world currently. Happy to share the same herewith. Note: All emphasis in the text is mine and not part of his message.