Author Archives: Jayshree Mistry

December 12

Time is flying by

After having posted the tribute to Ceaser, I realised that it has been two whole months since I last blogged.  Lot’s has happened and where do I start! Let’s start with an update on my project.  Just as a recap, major objectives were: Compile a survey…tick done. Conduct the survey on about 1000 young adults […]

November 24

A tribute to Ceaser

Thousands of miles away and I am saddened to hear that Ceaser is no longer with us.  I just wanted to capture a few words of a loveable  family member that stole my heart and my familys.  Tears are running down me as I write this as he will be missed dearly.  I was very […]

September 17

Celebrating Teachers day, Education Day event followed by mediation at the Bramakumari retreat centre. What a way to end the week.

What a wonderful way to celebrate Teachers day. In the morning all the Navjyoti staff from the two offices nearby went to see a wonderful Hindi movie “Mary Kom”….well worth seeing as it a true story about a woman boxer. She is a five-time World Amateur Boxing champion, and the only woman boxer to have […]

August 28

A Room with a View

Well this is my fourth week in India….sorry it has taken me some time to write an update. However, it feels as if it has been a long few weeks and lots of things have happened to me and I could probably make a comedy serial out of the adventure in the last few weeks.   Nothing […]

July 25

One week to go before my PULSE assignment

One week to go before  my PULSE assignment and I am staring at my computer screen wondering what do I write here!   I still cannot really believe that I am about to leave for my assignment with the Navjyoti India Foundation based in Delhi, India for 6 months. Prior to my holiday, I focused on ensuring that […]