Seva Mandir

Seva Mandir's mission is to make real the idea of society consisting of free and equal citizens who are able to come together and solve the problems that affect them in their particular contexts. The commitment is to work for a paradigm of development and governance that is democratic and polyarchic. Seva Mandir seeks to institutionalise the idea that development and governance is not only to be left to the State and its formal bodies like the legislature and the bureaucracy, but that citizens and their associations should engage separately and jointly with the State. The mission briefly, is to construct the conditions in which citizens of plural backgrounds and perspectives can come togethe...

Women participating in Village meetings.

Women participating in Village meetings.
Photo from Progress Report 'You helped 669 Village Groups in making them Self Reliant' (view small | med | large | orig)

Meeting conducted in a Village.

Meeting conducted in a Village.
Photo from Progress Report 'You helped 669 Village Groups in making them Self Reliant' (view small | med | large | orig)

Rural child painting in his drawing book

Rural child painting in his drawing book
Photo from Progress Report 'Hariram is very happy to see improvement in his son' (view small | med | large | orig)

Child recieving vaccination

Child recieving vaccination
Photo from Progress Report 'You supported 1661 children for immunization and minor ailments.' (view small | med | large | orig)

Farmer taking care of his farm

Farmer taking care of his farm
Photo from Progress Report 'You helped 440 farmers in Rajasthan make $10,000' (view small | med | large | orig)

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