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The Golden Bird Foundation – Yatripreneur story

“I have promised myself, I will live every single dream (no matter how silly or absurd it is)”, says 19-year-old Yatri, Aakash Mishra. Aakash hails from Indore. On the JY train he is always found with his iPad, interacting with other yatris, taking phone numbers and clicking pictures. When asked …

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Team Aasman – Jagriti yatra ’14

Education in rural India has been a much discussed and worried about issue. While many were debating over the current situation, Darshil and few of his friends wanted to do something about ; as they had just given their 10th board exams then and had begun to understand the importance …

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Let there be light – Jagriti Yatra enterpreneurs

Light might be a modern world necessity for many, but unfortunately a dream for few. There are people in several rural areas of India whose generations haven’t witnessed artificial light. Considering our ‘junta’ and population in rural areas wouldn’t it be too ambitious to think it is another trivial problem …

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Jagriti Yatra – New year celebrations on wheels

This new year eve, at the risk of train derailment, in an insane party-on-wheels,almost every non -dancer yatri gave possibly best performance after drinking litres of pure cold water! After about three hours the dancers were found trying to settle down for the coming Year. The moment lights off was …

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Day 1 - Jagriti Yatra 2014 - Youthopia
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Jagriti Yatra ’14 – Day 1

Day 1 (From the train) Fancy Facebook updates, wacky selfies that’s how it started! Soon after, quick chats turned into engaging conversations; Stories were captured in sublime memories; Noise gradually gave way to silence. Eventually Yatris began connecting dots. You might remember the famous Einstein theory, E= (mc) square. One …

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FASHION & POETRY: Words & Textiles
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FASHION & POETRY: Words & Textiles

The culmination of hard work and collabo- ration came to the release of the amazing works of Lady Tshawe and AnnieG. As they took their creative works to new heights making a new language of Words and Textile meet and inspire people and the community. Kwantuthu Arts managed to get …

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VISUAL ART: A Beautiful Protest
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VISUAL ART: A Beautiful Protest

Born and raised Godfrey Gifford Makopa in Bulawayo in a family of five, attended my primary studies at 5 different schools and high school at Bulawayo Adventist High School. Godfrey then went to Mzilikazi School of the Arts in 2009 to 2011. The budding artist then moved to the Bulawayo …

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