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...

a village meeting

a village meeting
Photo from Progress Report 'You have trained people to discuss social issues' (view small | med | large | orig)

farmers with their share of seeds

farmers with their share of seeds
Photo from Progress Report 'Your donations helped set up seed and grain banks' (view small | med | large | orig)

Metal boxes to store seeds/grains

Metal boxes to store seeds/grains
Photo from Progress Report 'Your donations helped set up seed and grain banks' (view small | med | large | orig)

The chick peas harvested this year

The chick peas harvested this year
Photo from Progress Report 'You helped 13 farmers in Udaipur India grow chick peas! Excellent' (view small | med | large | orig)

Durga Kumari sends you her greetings

Durga Kumari sends you her greetings
Photo from Progress Report 'Happy 2011 from Durga Kumari and all of us here' (view small | med | large | orig)

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