2015 October

Hello again from Purulia. Here is what is going on in October.

In Purulia October is special as the time when peoples’ minds turn to marking Jita Puja, the festival of family. However, in West Bengal and the whole of India really, people spend the whole month preparing for Durga Puja, which lasts four days and starts here this year on 18th October. In Dabar we finished the repair work on our school buildings. We are also having to face up to a disappointing harvest and future problems with our water provision. Lastly, Sundays at the school are busier than ever.
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News 31st March 2015

First of all we would like to say how much we appreciate the recent blog published by Prabhatalloi Inc in Australia. We echo all their thanks and congratulations to you all.

Here in Purulia our summer hot season is fast arriving in its full intensity. Although it is now only just knocking at the door we can already see its effects everywhere, mainly because we had such poor rainfall in July in August.  Read more

Blog for 30th January 2015

Blog for 30th January 2015

In our last blog we told you about some of the work we did last year. There were some ups and downs but in the end the year 2014 turned out to be a good one for PAF and PAI.

I’d like to invite Robin Atkinson, Shivanii, Robyn Ramsey and any other PAI members to send us material for our blog. If there is anything you would like to share or discuss then please do send it to us so we can publish it. Read more

2015 New Year’s Blog

2015 New Year’s Blog

First of all I would like wish a Happy New Year to all of our friends in India and abroad. And we at Prabhatalloi Foundation have been pleased to spend another year working hand in hand with Prabhatalloi Inc in Australia.

I would like to take this opportunity to look back over the year 2014, both to tell you what we have achieved and also about our disappointments. Read more