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University of Life

A Center for Sustainable Living, Long Life & Experiential Learning   




Venkat Naryan joined us after passing his H.S.C from Jabalpur (M.P.) He was influenced by his friends on the recent trend of software, but was not able to cope up with studies in computer application. He discovered his interest in Animal husbandry. He has now started his own small dairy at his residence in Jabalpur.

Aditi Srivastav was raised by her Nanny and elder Sister. Since then, she was dependent on her elder sister and was a  school-walkout. After her one year stay at our campus she gained lot of confidence and maturity. She now works competently as a Project coordinator with Barli Development Institute for Rural Women,Indore, a voluntary organisation working for rural women,empowerment of young rural and tribal women.

Mahesh Kadam  after passing his S.S.C examination with average marks Mahesh was pursuing I.T.I but was lacking the expected skills and experience.This was when he discontinued I.T.I education and decided to join us.After his one year residential program he appeared for a multi-skill Diploma in Basic Rural Technology,recognized by National Institute of Open Schooling, New Delhi, in which he scored 67%. An illness and unavoidable family problems brought him to Mumbai,where he was eventually selected at the Industrial Design Center (DC) at IIT, Mumbai for a one year internship.At later stage as hobby he started working with local performing art group. He is now very active with the group and working full time with the group performing street plays on social issues.Mahesh is not pursuing Media Production diploma from Mumbai University in which he is learning creative script writing, communication skills, history of cinema,art and drama,cinematography etc.

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Mohammad Shaikh, earlier thought of becoming a scooter mechanic.However, later he developed multiple skills of various trades.He scored 75% marks in Diploma in Basic Rural Technology, recognized by NIOS,New Delhi. He was also selected for NIRMAAN (associated to SEARCH, a non-govt organization founded Dr.Abhay bang & Dr. Rani Bang).He was the only nominee from the region of Konkan and the youngest among all the selected participants.NIRMAN encourages self-search for the development of one’s life mission. NIRMAN provides guidance, expertise and environment to inculcate self-learning so that youth can lead a deeply satisfying and meaningful life.He is pursuing his graduation in Bachelor of Arts from open university. Mohammad is also Managing Trustee of Syamantak. 

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The only tyrant I accept in this world is the still voice within.

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