Jyoti, Ruby, Sagar, Gautam
During my visits in October, 2002;
April 2003 we had lots of fun,
which the following photo collages show nicely.
I am sure you will enjoy seeing all the love, and the happy faces.
from the common "poor folks early teenage marriage" (15-16 yrs age);
then at 20 years of age, she got married in Dec. of 2003 to a fellow named Ganga.
this is all an incredible
and uplift in life for a previously homeless and financially poor
For them, god walked into their lives, manifesting quite an incredible and wonderful change.
gratefulness, however, was easily
matched by my own, not only for their presence in my life,
but also for the opportunity to affect and see such changes and wonder in their lives...
to have truly and visibly made such a difference in life for an entire family.
English Medium School
approximately $1000 per year for Jyoti and Sagar,
which includes transportation and a private tutor.
This expense the Samadhi Hermitage will continue to bear until they graduate.
are still supporting the family, altho currently (2010) we are engaged
in a small business project
which we hope will enable them to be self-sufficient.
important to do so, for they as well as ourselves.
Rentable rooms, with private kitchen and bath are being constructed on a small piece of land;
however we lack funds to complete this work.
and all donations will
surely be appreciated to help with these expenses.
Thank you very much for your kind consideration of this matter.
Please, send your tax-deductible contribution payable to:
We are a 501(c)(3)
so your contribution is tax-deductible.
If you wish to visit, their address is:
and Heera Mishra
1167 Hazari Bagh
Kankhal, Haridwar 249 408
means "Gateway to
as it is the point from which one journeys to Rishikesh, the Place of Rishi's (saints),
and then into the Himalayan Mtns.
some photos taken
the Land Purchase week, December, 1999
The house under construction in August, 2001.
Thank you very much.
Samadhi Hermitage, Madrid, New Mexico, USA
|Advaita Ananda Samadhi Ashram - Ellora, Maharastra, INDIA|
|Advaita Ananda Samadhi Ashram
Ananda's Ashram and Residence,
Samadhi Hermitage Crystal
|Construction Days - 2009-2014|
Six years, on and off,
constructing our India Ashram.
Stone walls, construction folks, etc.
|Glimpses from the Past - 1994-2002
Collages and Stories of two Indian families.
Still we are with two children from each!
Jyoti & Sagar in Mishra family;
Sita & Sagar in Tambe family.
Hearts and Faces in Stone
India Ashram Stone masonry fun!
"Miles of Smiles"
Families & friends… in bliss!
Hermitage - India Trust
We are officially non-profit in India.
Kids and families
at her Ashram in Amar Kantak, headwaters of the Narmada Ganga.
The Roy Family, in West Bengal
A true Gandhian family totally dedicated to village service and uplift.
Sarubai Tambe Family Residence.
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