• Navkshitij - Home for Mentally Challenged Friends
    • Navkshitij - Clean green home for special friends
    • Navkshitij - Where special friends feel fit and happy
    • Navkshitij - We offer stress free living to special friends
  • Navkshitij was established to improve the well-being of mentally challenged friends – we take them under our wing, organize activities, teach them life skills and vocational skills, encourage them to become as independent as possible, and nurture them in a compassionate environment.

    The idea of Navkshitij took shape while planning and organizing a walkathon from Pune to Lonavla, for mentally challenged friends. Dr. Neelima Desai and the organisers discussed the need to set up a center for mentally challenged persons. 

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Inner Wheel Club Visit
Inner Wheel Club Visit

Today, Mrs. Yasmin Gojar and entire team of Inner Wheel Club of Downtown Poona visited Navkshitij. Inner Wheel Club and Sanghavi Movers have supported Navkshitij for the renovating the one residential home for girls and renovating Kitchen at Navkshitij, Marunji campus.

Ice-Cream Party
Ice-Cream Party

Mr. Jimmy Maniyar from Infosys Company has willingly sponsored the Ice-Cream Party to our Special Friends at Navkshitij. All the Special Friends enjoyed the Ice-Cream. 

Monthly Trekking at Chaturshringi
Monthly Trekking at Chaturshringi

This month the trek was to Chaturshringi, Pune. It is a plateau, situated in Pune city. First Special Friends visited the temple of Goddess "Chaturshringi" and then move towards


At Navkshitij, we make chocolates, floaters and candles, handmade paper bags (4 sizes), greeting cards, diyas, jewellery including bracelet, ear rings, string of beads etc. and paper lanterns.