Self-Discovery with a Mentor by Kratika and Lathika

By Volunteers Kratika Trivedi (FHI Lucknow) and Lathika Jain (FHI Chennai) We live in a world full of uncertainties! And to combat these uncertainties and ensure growth we need constant guidance to discover our destiny. Be it professionals, adults, or children we all need a direction, we all need to acknowledge our apex to make…

The Transformative Power of Mentoring by Siddharth Dash and Shritama Sarkar

By Volunteers Siddharth Dash (FHI Jaipur) and Shritama Sarkar (FHI Bangalore) “Be who you needed when you were younger.”  The sheer beauty about mentorships beyond their fruitful benefits is the way in which these relationships unfurl. They don’t always have a tag where the mentor and mentee explicitly define their roles to each other or…

May The Model Be Set Right by Shritama Sarkar

By Volunteer Shritama Sarkar, FHI Bangalore I was so tense standing outside the examination hall, flipping pages going through my list of formulae. Yes, it was Math and I was in standard 6 or 7. There were a few minutes left when a friend of mine comes up to me, telling me how difficult it…

Let’s Talk Emotions by Uppasana Baruah

By Volunteer Uppasana Baruah, FHI Guwahati Human emotions are a complex pattern of arousal, subjective feeling, and cognitive interpretation. Emotions move us internally, and this process involves physiological as well as psychological reactions. The Mental Health Foundation defines emotional wellbeing as ‘a positive sense of wellbeing which enables an individual to be able to function…