What does deep philanthropy really mean?
It means building deep foundations with a long-term view of development
How Irfan came to be Aragonda’s poojari
The 22-year-old Irfan celebrates Vinayaka Chaturthi and Ramzan with equal gusto, and talks about how, through yoga, he realised his childhood dream of becoming a teacher
Finding family over shared meals in Thavanampalle
Lunch, a game of Daayam, and two hours of companionship… the Geriatric Nutrition Centres in Thavanampalle are where abandoned senior citizens have fostered a second family
What would bring you to Aragonda?
The shared meals, badminton games, visits to the hills, or all of these? The Total Health team shows how it is the love for their village that keeps them going
In the loneliness-inducing pandemic, how yoga fostered a sense of community in Thavanampalle’s senior citizens
For the elderly villagers of Thavanampalle, yoga became more than a way to control lifestyle diseases – it lifted their spirits and improved their mental health during the pandemic
Serendipity is a couple meeting on a bus and benefitting a whole community
This health worker couple, who travel to villages deep inside the Amrabad Tiger Reserve in Telangana every day, explain why they could not do it without each other