Kavita's Story

Kavita's Story

As I travel around India with my colleague Ashok Tripathi, we are introduced to many people and told many stories, some of them shocking and beyond belief. This short story is about 30-year-old Kavita Bisht, one of the most inspirational people I have ever met and who has a shocking tale to tell about an acid attack made on her at the age of eighteen.

New Facilities at Nalanda School Complete

New Facilities at Nalanda School Complete

Thanks to a generous donation of £15,000 from Gebr. Heinemann and Estée Lauder, we are excited to announce that the much needed Dining Room, Kitchen, Toilets and Washing Facilities at Nalanda Primary School in Ladakh are now complete and look amazing. Most importantly, the teachers and children are delighted with the results!

New Workshop for Recycling Machine at PAGIR

New Workshop for Recycling Machine at PAGIR

A large workshop for the recycling machine, along with a warehouse for materials, are now completed at PAGIR - the People’s Action Group for Inclusion and Rights. A pioneer project which Lotus Flower Trust is so proud to have raised funds for, PAGIR is run by a community of people with various physical and mental special needs in Ladakh…

Fond Farewell from LFT Friends

Fond Farewell from LFT Friends

Along life's bumpy way we meet some people who change our lives forever, as we try to help others here at Lotus Flower Trust HQ. It is very sad when these people who have made a difference by offering their kindness, generosity and talents over many years pass away, but these gifts do live on and we will always be grateful for their valued friendship and support.

JSR Boys Accommodation Completed

JSR Boys Accommodation Completed

The new Boys Accommodation block at our JSR Residential School for Special Needs Children is now complete! Now both boys and girls at the school can sleep comfortably and in separate quarters in order to comply with new Indian State law.