Monday, April 24, 2017

Earth Day : Swadhina

Earth Day (April 22) is an important event for Swadhina. Every year this day is celebrated in many ways. Activities are organised in several places in remote villages, as well as in small towns. 

Basundhara Mela: In the past we organised this Basundhara Mela i.e. Earth Festival in many places like Ghatsila, Bondih, Bordih, Kuchia in Jharkhand and several such Festivals were held in Garbeta in West Bengal. Along with stalls on various items made from nature there are discussion sessions and cultural programmes held in these 3 day event.

Poster Exhibitions: We also organise Poster Exhibitions on a varied subjects related to earth and nature. Villagers too joined us in making banner with simple cloth and hand painted writings.

Workshop with Villagers: These are also very popular event held in rural areas

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