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Volunesia Diaries – Riding The Time Machine To Childhood Every Saturday!

Volunesia Diaries – Riding The Time Machine To Childhood Every Saturday!

This time, Vikram Kumar Muthusamy Chelvi (Viku) from Talent Quest of India joined us for Volunesia last Saturday and here he goes expressing his experience! As a TQI’an am always looking forward to see great things in people just as the name suggests – Talent […]

Thursday Email – We Are The STORIES We Tell Ourselves

Thursday Email – We Are The STORIES We Tell Ourselves

Namaste! “People think that stories are shaped by people. In fact it’s the other way round.” – Terry Pratchett KnowYourStar originally started in a search of stories to inspire our own journeys. Then we started sharing it on our website, which indulged our love for […]

KYS Retreat – Drafting The 5000-Year Plan Has Begun

KYS Retreat – Drafting The 5000-Year Plan Has Begun

That joy after officially registering ourselves as a public trust NGO – Jaijagath! Every month, as you all know, we take a little time for ourselves, switch off our phones and set out to explore the world in an all new way. After months of […]

Volunesia Diaries – Apples, Balloons, Cakes And Dance – The ABCD Of Happiness!

Volunesia Diaries – Apples, Balloons, Cakes And Dance – The ABCD Of Happiness!

This time, Harshita, a first-time Volunesian, shares how her experience at Volunesia, which she attended without having slept properly the night before, turned into something she is glad she did not miss. I woke up in the morning not knowing my day was going to […]

Thursday Email – If You Light A Lantern For Another, It Will Also Brighten Your Own Way

Thursday Email – If You Light A Lantern For Another, It Will Also Brighten Your Own Way

Namaste! “When we will all see our role in society as servants, we will all light up the sky together like countless stars on a dark night.” -Vinoba Bhave  We had a fantastic #WeekOfLearning leading to Teacher’s Day, where precious gems rolled in every single […]

The ‘Week Of Learning’ Has Been A Peek Into Life Lessons That Matter

The ‘Week Of Learning’ Has Been A Peek Into Life Lessons That Matter

Our ‘Week Of Learning’ campaign brought in such deep life lessons from our dear ones, we were happy to celebrate Teacher’s Day by not just acknowledging the teachers in our life, but also those who have impacted our ecosystem in such beautiful ways directly or […]

Lanternship Program – To Create And Nurture Servant Leaders. Registrations Open!

Lanternship Program – To Create And Nurture Servant Leaders. Registrations Open!

“When we will all see our role in society as servants, we will all light up the sky together like countless stars on a dark night.” -Vinoba Bhave We, at KnowYourStar, have come to strongly believe in leading by laddering – i.e. leading by serving […]

Thursday Email – Who Is Your Favourite Teacher In The School Of Life? #WeekOfLearning

Thursday Email – Who Is Your Favourite Teacher In The School Of Life? #WeekOfLearning

Namaste! “The world is a university and everyone in it is a teacher. Make sure when you wake up in the morning you go to school.” – Bishop T. D. Jakes If there’s one thing that’s constant since we took birth, it’s the natural tendency […]

Happy Teacher’s Day – Celebrating The Ones Who Taught Us Best!

Happy Teacher’s Day – Celebrating The Ones Who Taught Us Best!

Teacher, professor, tutor, mentor, guruji – so many names for someone who has changed your life in a significant way. Brad Henry once said, “A good teacher can inspire hope, ignite the imagination, and instill a love of learning.” And for many of us, some […]

Thursday Email – Hearty Prayers Of Prosperity For You And Me This Auspicious Week! :)

Thursday Email – Hearty Prayers Of Prosperity For You And Me This Auspicious Week! :)

Namaste! The festival of the elephant-faced god is here. Our kids in school love Ganesh Chaturthi, and we think it’s because of the animal face. Last year, as part of Mentor India, we had conducted a competition to design a Ganapati using clay. We went prepared with […]

Volunesia Diaires – When Volunteers Get An A+ In Community Volunesia

Volunesia Diaires – When Volunteers Get An A+ In Community Volunesia

Our lovely Volunesian- Ketki Gupte gives you a peek into our Volunesia from last Saturday, where plan-and-execute took a backseat and we found ourselves tuning into the emergence instead! After a long tiring week of work, comes the Saturday morning, that I have looked forward […]

Thursday Email – The Story Of Brindavan Tent School Has Only Begun!

Thursday Email – The Story Of Brindavan Tent School Has Only Begun!

Namaste! Last Thursday we updated you about the painting progress in Brindavan Tent School. The freshly painted bright walls now adorn beautiful paintings of animals, birds, trees, alphabets and so much more. The place finally looks like how a happy school should! The biggest gift […]