Tag Archives: Chingari Bhopal

Independence Day Celebrations at Chingari

On the 15th August children and staff at the  Chingari Clinic in Bhopal celebrated the annual festival of Independence Day. The day started with a march around the garden followed by a flag hosting with and the national anthem led by Mrs. Nirmala Karunan, Chairperson and managing trustee of the Chingari Trust. The children then […]

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Children at Chingari Celebrate Eid

To celebrate the festival of Eid, children at Chingari enjoyed a special day with filled with music and dancing. Vermicelli pudding which is traditionally prepared during the festival was also served. The festivities were opened with a speech for the children explaining the importance of festivals in Indian society. The children all very much enjoyed […]

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Action Scoli’daire Trip to Bhopal

In July, a group of teachers from France, participants in the 2013 Action Scoli’daire Mathematics Event, visited Bhopal to learn about the 1984 gas disaster and community-based health-care projects that help the survivors of the tragedy and subsequent water contamination crisis. As part of an annual event among Secondary Schools in France, thousands of teachers […]

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Sambhavna Volunteers: Avril & Thorsten

Avril Avril Meyler, a retired holistic practitioner from the UK, is currently volunteering at Sambhavna and Chingari in Bhopal. She is using her skills to massage the children with disabilities at Chingari. Avril is currently raising funds for Chingari and has already raised £230 from donations from friends. Avril’s Volunteer Report: I was grateful that the […]

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We believe Dow must finally accept responsibility for Bhopal. Until then, The Bhopal Medical Appeal funds two award-winning clinics in the city. Both offer free, first-class care to victims of the gas disaster or the ongoing water contamination. The survivors have nowhere else left to turn – please help if you can.