News & Events

Trek to Bahadurgad

On June 30, we went on a trek to Bahadurgad, on the bank of the River Bhima, in Pedgaon near Daund, Pune, for the monthly trek. The place is known by several names such as Bhadhurgad, Pedgaon cha killa and Dharmaveer gad. We were visiting the place for the first time.

Our Friends visited the temples built in the 14th century by the ancestors of Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj. 

After reaching the fort, we enjoyed s tasty lunch prepared by the local villagers. 


Orientation program on snakes

On June 29, an orientation program on snakes was organized at Navkshitij, Marunji, by a group of volunteers from the Wild Animals and Snakes Protection Society, Marunji. 

The programme began with a warm welcome by our Friends and staff members, in the presence of Navkshitij Trustee Mrs. Vasudha Divekar. Then Mr. Ganesh Bhumkar presented an informative slide show on snakes.

Celebrating 4th International Yoga Day

Though Navkshitij Friends are doing yoga every day, today's yoga session was very special. To mark the International Yoga Day, Yoga Trainers Ms. Suhasini Ozarde and Nayana Kanchan

Inauguration of 5KW Solar System and Handover of Scooter

It is a very special and happy day for Navkshitij Friends. We are celebrating the birthdays of some of our Friends. 
There was were two gifts on this special day for Navkshitij, a brand new Suzuki Access 125 scooter and 5KW Solar Electricity System, executed under the Synergy Project of the Rotary District 3131 Navkshitij Team. 

KPIT team Visited Navkshiti

On Friday, a group of employees from KPIT company visited Navkshitij. 
Our Public Relations Officer Mr. Rameshwar gave the visitors an introduction to Navkshitij, which was followed by a film show. The visitors were taken on a tour of the campus and visit to the Workshop.

Caregivers Training

Navkshitij and Sadhana Village, Pune, jointly organized a seven-day Residential Training Workshop for caregivers from other organizations working for mentally challenged friends. This is the 6th edition of the training program.