Festival to promote jackfruit

Dear All, Greetings from Santhigram! As a part of Chakkamahotsav (Jackfruit festival) , santhigram is planning to hold a training programme in making food products out of the jack fruit. From 2011 April 4 to 6, women – as many as 50 are interested to learn – would be given training in preparing at least […]


As part of the efforts at protecting the environment with focus on the water sources, L. Pankajakshan,  Coordinator of the Santhigram School of Ecology, has submitted a petition to the President of the Kottukal Grama Panchayat. In the letter he has drawn attention to the state of ground water pollution due to the dumping of […]

IGNOU – SRC Community College announced the “CERTIFICATE COURSE IN ACUPRESSURE AND HOLISTIC HEALTH” Dear All, Greetings from Santhigram & SAMAGRA Council ! We are happy to inform you that IGNOU -SRC Community College notified admission for the CERTIFICATE COURSE IN ACUPRESSURE AND HOLISTIC HEALTH from 2011 March onwards. The medium of instruction is in […]

Vechur cow gets a lifeline Calf born to Vechur cow at Chappath near Vizhinjam Thiruvananthapuram: A calf born to a Vechur cow, the smallest cow in the world and a breed listed under the category the Food and Agriculture Organisation, has created a lot of excitement at Chappath village near Not just the locals, people […]

InDG Malayalam Web porter work in Progress- Report & Notification – NGOs / State Resource Groups, Translators & Validators

OUTCOMES/ DECISIONS OF THE CAPACITY BUILDING WORKSHOP OF NEW TRANSLATORS AND VALIDATORS OF InDG FOR MALAYALAM LANGUAGE   The capacity building workshop for the new translators and validators of India development Gateway ( InDG) for Malayalam language activities was conducted on 2 Nov. 2010 at Amphitheatre, C-DAC Campus, Vellayambalam, Thiruvananathapuram. Interactive sessions were facilitated by […]

BRIEF REPORT on theState Level Workshop on Vocational Skill Training: Jobs, Opportunities and Challenges

State Level Workshop on Vocational Skill Training: Jobs, Opportunities and Challenges 16 November 2010 Venue: Santhigram, Chappath, Near Vizhinjam, Thiruvananthapuram Supported by Functional Vocational Training and Research Society (FVTRS), Bangalore BRIEF REPORT Santhigram with the support of FVTRS organized a one day workshop on 16.11.2010 at Swaraj Bhavan, Chappath, Vizhinjam, Thiruvananthapuram on Vocational Training, opportunities […]

Requirement Freelance Translators and Validators – Last date: 28.10.2010, W/s on 2-11-2010 at Trivandrum

Dear All, The C-DAC, Hyderabad is looking for Freelance Translators and Validators for “India Development Gateway Project” in the following language pair: English to Malayalam Criteria: Good command over English and specific regional language (Malayalam). 4-5 years experience in the field of content translation and editing/ proof reading. Expertise in anyone of these domains i.e. […]