Showing posts from January 21, 2011

Sewa bharati: CM to observe his birthday as ‘Seva Divas’ visit to Matrichaya

Source: Daily pioneer January 21, 2011   6:59:14 PM

Staff Reporter | Bhopal

CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan will observe his birthday as ‘Seva Diwas’ on Thursday. This was informed in a Press release issued by the BJP here.

The CM will offer shramdan for desilting of Upper Lake in Bhopal. He will take part in blood donation programme of the Revenue Officer Employee Association and will visit ‘Matra Chhaya Vrudha Ashram’ run by Seva Bharati and meet children at Bal Ashram.

Sewa bharati: Green power lights tribal homes in Kandhamal village

Source: Dailypioneer January 21, 2011   6:59:03 PM

PNS | Phulbani

The intake valve was opened and water rushed into the long pipe leading downhill to a small concrete-roofed power house. The generator started humming; the gathered people of endangered Kutia tribe took a breath and eureka! The quiet lights of Desughati came on.

After a few months of training, volunteer coordination, fundraising, community organising and hard work, the first community-operated micro-hydro system is now up and running in Kandhamal district. Leading NGO Seva Bharati, with funding support from EED Germany and with labour support from local people, has made it a success story, said Special Administrator of Kandhamal Affairs Madhu Sudan Padhi.

Padhi covered the entire hilly slopes to reach the far-flung Kutia village, 160 km away from the district headquarters town of Phulbani. While Belghar, the headquarters of the Kutia Kandha Development Agency (KKDA), remains in dark due to non-availability …

Sewa Bharati : Rashtriya swayamsevak sangh - Dedicated to selfless service

Source: Dailypioneer January 21, 2011   6:58:58 PM

Ram Lal

The RSS, from its inception in 1925, has tirelessly worked for the nation and making all Indians proud of their common civilisational heritage. In keeping with the highest traditions of Hinduism, the Sangh does not discriminate on grounds of caste, creed and religion. It celebrates pluralism

The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh is not an unknown name today. The Sangh’s Swayamsevaks are spread all over the world not only in India. There are regular shakhas from Ladakh to Andaman and various programmes are organised throughout the year. There are 50,000 shakhas in 35,000 places in the entire country and 9,500 weekly meetings and 8,500 monthly meetings are held. More than one-and-a-half lakh (150,000) service activities are being undertaken by Swayamsevaks for the uplift of neglected sections of the society, for generation of self-confidence and national feelings among them. Many Swayamsevaks are running several organisation…

Sewa Bharati: Relief activities in Sabarimala stampede have not been easy

Source: The HinduExpressbuzz and Sewa bharathi
The Hindu The site at Pulmedu near Vandiperiyar in Idukki, where the stampede occurred, on Saturday. Photo: H. Vibhu  The Rescue operations at the sabarimala stampede site have not been easy says the volunteers of various NGOs working there. Sewa bharathi volunteers were the first among to reach the place aided by medical teams and ambulances. The devotees and the local people have actively taken part in rescuing and helping them with Medical aid. Sevabharathi provided food to all the officials and relatives of the dead.

The Govt administration took care though delayed in reaching the victims.
The rescue operations which commenced late on Friday continued till Saturday morning. The last body was taken out of the spot by 7 a.m. However, the pilgrims who were still camping there were moved to Kumily by special services operated by the district authorities.
The rescue operations also saw whole-hearted cooperation from the local population.…