Details of Seva Mandir’s work to help communities cope with the hardships of the Covid-19 crisis; a note on changes to FCRA rules, and a tribute to John MacAuslanRead More
In March this year, we visited Udaipur to see, first hand Seva Mandir’s incredible work.
Our initial visit was to a school where over 50 children attend. While there were few resources available, each child showed an inordinate amount of pride in their work and a real hunger to learn. They were very keen to demonstrate their skills in reciting the English alphabet, doing sums on the blackboard and singing songs.
The Second Best Exotic Hotel premiered in London on 17 February, and producer Graham Broadbent and director John Madden supported a series of private screenings which enabled us to promote Seva Mandir to over 200 current and prospective supporters. We were privileged to have Dame Judi Dench, Bill Nighy, Celia Imrie, Ronald Pickup, Diana Hardcastle, Tom Wilkinson, Lillete Dubey and Tena Desae come along.Read More
We are delighted that the Producers of The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel are working with the Friends to help promote the good doings of Seva Mandir. Much of the filming took place close to Udaipur so the stellar cast were able to see for themselves the area in which Seva Mandir does so much good.
The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel will be premiered in London on the 17th February and is released nationally on the 26th February.
What an excellent summer, beginning in June with our extraordinary evening at King’s and continuing with Priyanka Singh’s visit to the UK in September.Read More
On the 4th of every month, Seva Mandir holds an immunisation clinic in the village of Mohan Dungri in Girwa, south of Udaipur. The village is no more than a cluster of simple huts with a few goats. The camp is very well attended by pregnant women and mothers with young children. …Read More
It is with great sadness that we inform you of the passing of Jagat Mehta, Trustee and former President of Seva Mandir. For more on his life and past achievements, please click here.
Silver Fodder, by Firouz Ardalan, is a warm and inspiring account of what it means to be a leader on the road to progress which at times threatens so much on its path… Read more and order your copy. All proceeds go directly to The Friends of Seva Mandir.
On 10 April 2013, over 150 Friends of Seva Mandir joined together in the Great Hall of King’s College London to honour Priyanka Singh on her visit to London. It was a very special evening, and all the nicer to have along Patrons Praveen Moman, Giulia Marsan, and Baroness Williams …Read More
Monsoon founder Peter Simon visits Seva Mandir. Monsoon Trust is a key supporter of Seva Mandir. 01-04-13 : Seva Mandir is featured in Hello magazine of 1 April 2013 following the visit of Yasmin Le Bon and Peter Simon. 06-01-13 : The Sunday Times talk about Monsoon and their work …Read More