Month: July 2018

Archana’s Story

Archana, a 13 year-old with lively eyes, is full of spirit and energy. Often seen as the leader of her girl gang, she can often be found wandering and playing with her friends, all the while keeping everyone around her in a good mood with her infectious laugh. But in the midst of all her…
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July 31, 2018 0

A dream to be independent

Swechha, a talented and confident 22-year-old girl, has made it her life’s mission to become independent. Married at an early age, Swechha has a one-and-half year old daughter. Her life underwent a drastic change when she went against her family to get married, and her family broke all ties with her. Despite all the struggles,…
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July 25, 2018 0

A challenging spirit of mother

Jai Mala, a 40-year-old courageous lady, was leading a joyful life with her husband and two children in her village. However, life pushed her into an unfortunate tragedy when she lost her husband 10 years ago. With the passing away of her husband, Jai Mala’s life became miserable as she got subjected to mental torture…
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July 17, 2018 0

Amrita is a sweet and shy child studying in the 6th standard, and dreams of becoming a government officer. Coming from a very poor background, her parents want her to be independent and financially strong in life.  Though Amrita’s parents have a desire to see her as a teacher, her inclination for becoming a government…
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July 9, 2018 0

Struggles of a young single mother

Teenage is a very sensitive stage of life where every teenager goes through hormonal and physical changes, and encounters conflicting emotions. One wrong step can ruin your life. I was very young – around 16 – when I eloped from my home in Ludhiana, in Punjab. Full of hopes, aspirations, and dreams, but with limited…
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July 3, 2018 0