Category Archives: Share Stories Open Minds

Volunteering at Share Stories Open Minds

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When I heard the name ‘Hamari Muskaan’ for the first time I thought that the name itself suggested that my work would be to bring smiles on the faces of children I would be working Read More …

Golpo Mela—storytelling through films

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Storytelling is an art that can be adapted to whichever medium the storyteller chooses. Music, art, theatre, film. And so many more. This year, for Golpo Mela—The PeaceWorks Storytelling Festival, we chose to depart from the Read More …

One Nation Reading Together 2016

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What a way to start the day! Twenty-six children from Kailash Vidyamandir, Anandan, Women’s Interlink Foundation (Kalighat Burning Ghat centre) and Birla High School for Boys celebrated ‘One Nation Reading Together’, along with Ken Spillman Read More …

Becoming the frog-storytelling and creativity

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‘The human race has been telling stories since it began’  - Doris Lessing Everyone has a story of their own but not everyone can tell them. This is what sets storytellers apart from the rest. Storytelling Read More …

Games, Laughter and making New Friends

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I once came across an essay topic, which is very relatable till date, ‘Robots: Future Slaves or Dictators?’  Well, we all are aware of the establishing regime that technology has been creating over the past Read More …