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Newsletter – January 2016

  Wishing all of you a year filled with innumerable moments of Creativity, Learning andĀ Fulfillment. Pongal Celebrations We had a wonderful Pongal this January! Pongal is a Tamil rural cultural festival. It is also a harvest festival. The sun, cows and the natural elements are honoured and thanked this week. The accent is on community [...]

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Photo essay — recent events at Thulir

The new Thulir School was formally inaugurated on June 17th. Senthil, one of the earliest students at Thulir and now a senior staff, lights the lamp.  

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update on “work and education”

As you may be aware from our previous posts, the theme of work in education has played an important role in Thulir’s activities. This post will attempt to update our activities in specific relationship to this theme and our current thinking. Anu and Krishna were recently asked to write on this theme for Learning Curve, [...]

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Newsletter Jan-March 2015

Wishing you a happy Pongal and New Year from Sittilingi! (This newsletter was written and uploaded by Nikhil just before he left Thulir to pursue his interest in music and higher studies. He assures us that he will be back after a break. He will remain a part of the Thulir team wherever he is [...]

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Newsletter Aug – Dec 2014

Happy New year to all of you! May we together make the world a slightly better, wiser, happier and a more healthy and peaceful place this year. Read in this Newsletter about rains in Sittilingi, Raspberry Pi (a mini computer designed for villages without much electricity), craft week at Marudam school, plans for a starting [...]

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