A Decade of Pour Tous Distribution Centre (PTDC) : the evolution of an Auroville institution

PTDC was the first major breakthrough towards an economy with no exchange of money, in contrast with previous experiments.

Listen, the revolution blooms in silence

A timely and evocative missive from a monthly workers’ newspaper distributed widely in the industrial belt around Delhi.

Environmental & Economic Sustainability, Social Harmony and Social Transmutation : an example towards Self-rule/Swaraj

On an average, around one hundred people worked daily for around one and a half years to dig the canal through the mountain.

PM sees in Chhattisgarh’s Radio Bultoo an example worth emulating for farmers

"Radio Bultoo", Chhattisgarh's version of disseminating information through bluetooth-enabled mobile phones in local languages, fascinated the PM

Conservation Education: Planning to Educate, Educating to Plan

The deliberations were focused and upheld a high quality, stressed on group activities and ensured a high degree of participation.

Liberative communication for Genuine participation

Masses of the rural poor can liberate themselves not only from regressive tradition but also from manipulation, control and exploitation of elite o...

अलीराजपुर में कैशलेस जीवन की झलकियाँ (in Hindi)

आदिवासी गाॅवों में हमने चौदह वर्ष लगभग कैशलेस तरीके से बिताये। सच में बिना कैश के। चूल्हा भी औरतें खुद ही बना लेती थीं। खाना हाथ से ही होता था।

What does the Cauvery water conflict teach us?

Even in a difficult year the available waters have to be shared.

Open House

At Lamakaan, Hyderabad, programmes are consciously centred around events that matter to the city and its conscience.

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