• 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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Shivtharghal Mahad Visit
Shivtharghal Mahad Visit

Special Friends visited Shivtharghal Mahad and enjoyed there. It is a cave, about 34 km from Mahad,Maharashtra. Shivthar Ghal is located in Varandha Ghat in the Sahyadris on the Bhor-Mahad road.

Visit of Student group from Matru Vidhyalay
Visit of Student group from Matru Vidhyalay

Student group from Matru Vidhyalay has visted us and interacted with special friends.They also entertained our special friends by their group dance and singing song.

KPIT company on 24th Nov. 2016
KPIT company on 24th Nov. 2016

KPIT company on 24th Nov. 2016.


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.