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Stage 1 of Thamarai Learning Centre Coming Soon!

The construction of our new learning centre has been challenged with a stop-start routine since March 28th due to Covid protocols but we are back with a careful, full-powered response. We are putting the finishing touches to the building including the toilet block where we have chosen to both conserve water to build eco san…

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Distribution of Spices (for Boosting Immunity)

The spice of life ! The generosity and concern of a French friend touched us all deeply recently when he gave us a donation to buy immunity boosting spices so that the Thamarai children and their families could remain healthy with strong systems to fight symptoms of COVID.  This care stretched to over 100 families…

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Children’s Mental Health & Well Being – COVID 19

Covid 19 has had a big impact on mental health and well being all over the world but in particular people from marginalised communities. Here in rural Tamil Nadu, where we in Thamarai Educational Projects work, many people are at home now without work, concerned about the future. Families are together in small spaces where…

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Electric Aid Ireland Grant for Thamarai

Grant aid from Electric aid Ireland for stage 1 of Thamarai Learning Centre On Saturday March 28th, the construction team, for our new learning centre, held a celebration prior to the cement being poured for the ground floor ceiling as part of the beautiful Indian tradition held at the major stages in projects where flowers,…

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Novel Ways to Continue our Children’s Learning

Novel Ways to Continue our Children’s Learning In early March, most states ordered schools in India to close down. It has now been 6 months since children have stayed at home and been advised to practice online or distance learning. However, with most households in India having limited access to computers or android phones with…

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Build a Learning Center with us in Southern India

Summary Enabling Futures 2020! We at Thamarai stand for the values of full potential and well being of all. After 13 years of providing educational services in temporary or rented spaces, we are building a learning centre and sports ground on land offered by Auroville to us for village well-being activities. Thamarai is the Tamil…