What I Discovered About Myself by Choosing to Volunteer by Sneha Pai

By Volunteer Sneha Pai, FHI Bangalore I joined Fly Higher in February, 2020 – just a month before the country went into lockdown. I must have attended just two of their events, and wasn’t half as lucky as many others who have savoured the wholesome experience (as shared by some of the volunteers who I…

Happy Greatful Blessed by Devashree Bodas

By Volunteer Devashree Bodas, FHI Pune An architect by profession, a writer by passion, a shy introvert by nature is how I would have described myself initially. Being a millennial and having access to the best possible things just “at a click” , being non-complacent were some of the perks I strongly possessed. Five years…

After the Pandora’s Box by Jay Laddha

By Volunteer Jay Laddha, FHI Ahmedabad In Greek mythology, it is said the earth was a wonderful place to live. As the story goes, among others, there were two gods, Prometheus and Zeus. However, Zeus was unhappy with Prometheus as he had stolen the secret of fire for the good of mankind. To take revenge,…

Digital Literacy by Kratika Trivedi

Digital Literacy by Kratika Trivedi, FHI Lucknow Digital Literacy is something that has gained much relevance due to the extreme changes happening around us and is wider and more expansive than what we generally comprehend. Wikipedia quotes it as, “an individual’s ability to find, evaluate, compose clear information through searching, writing and other media on various…

Critical Thinking: The ultimate skill of survival!! by Barsha Bharati

By Volunteer Barsha Bharati, FHI Bhubaneswar Are you still entertaining yourself by feeding decisions in children’s brains? I am afraid, this way you can’t nurture them to choose between alternatives at a time when an impulsive decision seems very attractive!! No one knows the right decision every time. All we need is, to learn how…