(NGO in General Consultative Status with the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations)
  • Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak, Founder, Sulabh International Social Service Organisation focused attention on the plight of widows at a special function in celebration of the World Widow Day, which was attended by widows of Vrindavan and Varanasi at the Press Club of India on June 23, 2014 
  • Girls are advised not to leave in-laws' house but to persuade the family to have a Sulabh flush toilet at the earliest 
  • Breaking centuries-old tradition, widows of Vrindavan celebrated Holi at Meera Sahabhagini Sadan on March 14, 2014 
  • The 'NGO Leadership and Excellence Award', instituted by the World CSR Congress, was given to Pathak on the occasion of
    the World CSR Day at Taj Lands Hotel, Mumbai on February 18, 2014
     
  • Justice Samaresh Banerjee confers prestigious Michael Madhusudan International Bongo Moni award to Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak for his
    work among the widows of Vrindavan
     
  • Santa Claus brings joy and happiness in the lives of “Widows of Vrindavan” 

Home Page Tabs

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 20:45
Epoch Times
Sulabh International now works with destitute widows in five home care centers in three religious cities in Uttar Pradesh state: Varanasi, Vrindavan, and Sarnath.
Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 00:45
The Hindu
Sulabh International, an NGO working to provide low-cost sanitation, has announced it will build toilets for the brides for free.
Monday, August 18, 2014 - 16:00
CNN-IBN
Toilets will be constructed by Sulabh International free of cost without any delay so that the women can return to their in-laws' place soon, he said. "They will also be honoured for their bold stand," Pathak said.
Sunday, August 17, 2014 - 22:15
Hindustan Times
Sulabh is building toilets tor each house in Katra Sadatganj village in Badaun district where two cousins were found hanging from a tree after being killed, when they had gone out of their house to relieve themselves.
Sunday, August 17, 2014 - 19:30
The Times of India
Founder of Sulabh International, an NGO working in the field of sanitation, Bindeshwar Pathak, said toilets will be constructed in the houses of the in-laws of all these six women.
Sunday, August 17, 2014 - 14:45
Hindustan Times
Varanasi, with its promise of a direct route to heaven for anyone who dies within its holy precincts, has always attracted moksh-seekers of both sexes. That the hope of release would seem especially attractive to widows across India and some neighbouring countries is no surprise, considering the suffering that is often a part of the lives of these women.
NDTV
Monday, August 18, 2014 - 22:30
Sulabh founder Bindeshwar Pathak joins Agenda to talk about what Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Clean India' campaign will mean for the entire country. He talks about the calls he is getting from women while sociologist Ashis Nandy tempers the enthusiasm along with image consultant Dilip Cherian.
Monday, August 18, 2014 - 22:30
NDTV
Sulabh founder Bindeshwar Pathak joins Agenda to talk about what Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Clean India' campaign will mean for the entire country. He talks about the calls he is getting from women while sociologist Ashis Nandy tempers the enthusiasm along with image consultant Dilip Cherian.
Monday, August 18, 2014 - 10:45
आईबीएन 7 के खास कार्यक्रम प्रश्नकाल में आज का विषय था शौचालय न होने पर बहुओं ने छोड़ा ससुराल। सवाल है कि क्या घरों में शौचालय न होने से महिलाओं के खिलाफ अपराध बढ़े? चर्चा में शामिल मेहमानों की क्या राय थी.
Sunday, August 10, 2014 - 20:15
Aaj Tak
Tinytots, Vrindavan widows and other widows tied rakhi to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Sunday, August 10, 2014 - 16:15
Widows from Vrindavan and Varanasi tie Rakhi to PM Modi