Our Mumbai adventure

After three amazing yet very intense weeks spent in Manipal delivering our health and wellbeing initiative, on Monday the 12th of September we left for Mumbai. Saying goodbye to our buddies and to all the people that collaborated with us and helped us settling in was not easy, however the excitement for what the final … More Our Mumbai adventure

A bitter surprise

When we woke up this morning, we had only one thought in mind: it’s festival day. Even the 5am alarm didn’t hit as hard as usual. But when we got to the sports centre and saw our coordinator Bryan, we received the new: Madhava Kripa school was going to be closed for the day because of … More A bitter surprise

Establishing bonds with the kids: our school sessions in Madhava Kripa

The morning sessions kept going on Wednesday and Thursday with the same scheme of Tuesday, adding the crafts and improving the organisation. While the kids were playing on the pitch, we had our Communication and Design student Allana painting a banner on the stage. We would get two kids out of the crowd every five … More Establishing bonds with the kids: our school sessions in Madhava Kripa

The Project Week is approaching. What exactly is happening?

Our vague ideas and big dreams have finally become a well detailed plan of action. We have been discussing, pondering, picturing what the project would consist of and we can now proudly show what will happen. Of our four weeks in India, three are being spent in Manipal and one in Mumbai, where we will … More The Project Week is approaching. What exactly is happening?

The project through the eyes of our nutritionist Jen

JEN Being a nutrition student as well as a foodie, it is very exciting to have been given the opportunity to experience the diet of another culture so different from my own first hand. I set myself the challenge to eat Indian food for every meal during my time in Manipal, however after these days … More The project through the eyes of our nutritionist Jen