El luto de colores en la ciudad de las viudas

Posted by & filed under Blog, In the Press, International, Sulabh News, Uttar Pradesh.

EFE / http://www.elnuevodiario.com.ni   Vrindavan, India  | 11 Marzo 2017  | 12 a.m.  | Edición Impresa Al filo del mediodía pétalos de flor y polvos de intensos colores acaban con cualquier atisbo de blanco, el color del luto en la India, en la ciudad sagrada de Vrindavan, donde cientos de mujeres indias forzadas a refugiarse tras enviudar… Read more »

Widows break away from age-old taboo and celebrate Holi in Vrindavan

Posted by & filed under Blog, In the Press, India, Photos, Press Releases, Sulabh News, Uttar Pradesh.

Date published: Friday, 10 March 2017 – 1:58pm | Author: DNA Web Team | Agency: DNA webdesk Shunning age-old taboo, widows from Varanasi and Vrindavan played Holi on the premises of the 400-year-old Gopinath Temple on Thursday. Clad in white saree, a large number of widows gathered at one of the oldest Krishna temples in the crowded Gopinath Bazaar in Vrindavan braving the morning chill and splashed colours on… Read more »

The empowering story behind this colorful photo of India’s rebel widows

Posted by & filed under Blog, In the Press, India, International, Photos, Press Releases, Sulabh News, Uttar Pradesh.

WRITTEN BY / Selina Cheng / March 10, 2017 PUT YOUR HANDS UP For conservative Hindu women in India, becoming a widow can mean eternal banishment from society. When husbands die, widows often end up ostracized, dismissed as inauspicious perpetual mourners. Until recently, they were not socially permitted to celebrate the colorful Hindu spring festival of Holi. “A… Read more »

फागुन ने उदास ज़िंदगी में घोला खुशियों का रंग

Posted by & filed under Blog, In the Press, India, Photos, Press Releases, Sulabh News, Uttar Pradesh.

होली के मौके पर हर ख़ासोआम रंगों में सराबोर है. वृंदावन की विधवाओं ने भी खेली होली. पुरानी परंपरा को तोड़ कर वाराणसी और वृंदावन की विधवाओं ने हर साल की तरह इस बार भी होली खेली.   परिवार की उपेक्षा का शिकार रही इन महिलाओं ने होली खेली और फूलों का रंग उतर आया… Read more »

Widows shun taboo, play Holi in Vrindavan

Posted by & filed under Blog, In the Press, India, Photos, Press Releases, Sulabh News, Uttar Pradesh.

A large numbers of widows from Varanasi also participated in the event organised by social activist Bindeshwar Pathak, the founder of NGO Sulabh International. By: PTI | Mathura | Published:March 9, 2017 4:15 pm Shunning age-old taboo, widows from Varanasi and Vrindavan played Holi on the premises of the 400-year-old Gopinath Temple on Thursday. Clad… Read more »

See pics: Akshay Kumar promotes Toilet: Ek Prem Katha

Posted by & filed under Articles, Blog, Delhi, In the Press, India, Photos, Sulabh News.

Akshay Kumar has recently wrapped up the shoot of Toilet: Ek Prem Katha and it seems like the 49-year-old has already headed out to promote it. Akshay today met Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak to learn more about sanitation.   Written By Bulbul Sharma Mumbai Updated: March 4, 2017 Akshay Kumar has recently wrapped up the shoot… Read more »

अक्षय कुमार ने देखी शौचालय की अनोखी दुनिया

Posted by & filed under Articles, Blog, Delhi, In the Press, India, Photos, Press Releases, Sulabh News.

By Jagran Publish Date:Fri, 03 Mar 2017 09:15 PM (IST) | Updated Date:Fri, 03 Mar 2017 09:15 PM (IST) जागरण संवाददाता, पश्चिमी दिल्ली : बॉलीवुड के जानेमाने अभिनेता अक्षय कुमार शुक्रवार दोपहर महावीर एंक्लेव स्थित सुलभ शौचालय के मुख्यालय पहुंचे। अक्षय कुमार यहां अपनी आने वाली फिल्म टॉयलेट, एक प्रेम कथा के सिलसिले में आए थे।… Read more »

I had to drink ‘Gau-mutra’; swallow cow dung for touching an untouchable- Bindeshwar Pathak

Posted by & filed under Articles, Blog, In the Press, India, Rajasthan, Sulabh News.

Posted by: chundawat 1 day ago in UDAIPUR The Toilet Man of India had led 100 Harijans into the Nathdwara temple in Rajsamand, in 1988 to promote religious and social cohesion. Udaipur : He is known as the ‘Toilet Man of India’ and is the founder of Sulabh International, an NGO working to promote human rights,… Read more »

NGO offers to clean 200 Haryana ponds

Posted by & filed under Articles, Blog, Haryana, In the Press, India, Press Releases, Sulabh News.

IANS  |  Gurugram February 27, 2017 Last Updated at 21:00 IST Noted NGO Sulabh International has offered to the Haryana government to clean at least 200 ponds and other water reservoirs of Gurugram under the Clean India Campaign. “We have been associated with the Clean India Campaign for long. As part of it, we can clean… Read more »

Sri Sri Ravi Shankar pitches for proper toilets, sanitation

Posted by & filed under Articles, Blog, Delhi, In the Press, India, Photos, Press Releases, Sulabh News.

Spiritual leader and Art of Living Founder Sri Sri Ravi Shankar on Thursday urged people to focus on proper toilets and sanitation to make society disease-free. By: IANS | New Delhi | Published: February 2, 2017 Spiritual leader and Art of Living Founder Sri Sri Ravi Shankar on Thursday urged people to focus on proper… Read more »