5 Notable Tree Plantation NGOs in India

5 Notable Tree Plantation NGOs in India

The growing need for environmental conservation has grabbed a lot of attention in the past few years. And thanks to the non-profit organisations in India, a lot of progress has indeed been made. Though we can't mention all of them, here are five notable organisations which are trying to build environmental awareness across India and making a difference through tree plantations.   1. Green Yatra This organisation organises tree plantation activities and inculcates the sense of…


Manjunath Swamy, A Cab Driver In Bangalore Is On A Mission To Make His City Greener!

Manjunath Swamy, A Cab Driver In Bangalore Is On A

Banglore was once known for its lush green surroundings and charming environs; but with many developmental and residential projects ramping in the city, it is losing that charm and freshness. Deeply concerned by the transformation of Banglore in a  concrete jungle, one cab driver in the city has taken up a mission to make the city green again. The cab driver is a 36-year-old man named Manjunath Swamy, who is a BTM Layout resident. He has grown up in Banglore and was unable to see the damage…


5 Innovative Startups In India Contributing To The Environment

5 Innovative Startups In India Contributing To The

Indian entrepreneurs are venturing into every field and trying to establish innovative start-ups. Fortunately, there are also some startups trying to mitigate the environmental hazards. Combined with the passion for social wellbeing and technology-led products, these ventures are helping the country become greener. Here, we have compiled a list of 5 start-ups and entrepreneurs who have started ventures to promote sustainable development, waste management, alternative sources of energy and environment…


How Auroville Is Working Towards A Greener India

How Auroville Is Working Towards A Greener India

Auroville is an experimental township located close to Pondicherry; a former French colony. Auroville dreams of being a universal town where men and women of all religions, creeds, and nationalities live together. The fundamental and sole purpose of Auroville is to realise human unity. This unique township is home to about 2,500 people from 49 countries recognised as the first international experiment for human unity, and consciousness, and sustainable living. Moreover, it also takes some…


7 Indian Medicinal Plants to Grow At Your House

7 Indian Medicinal Plants to Grow At Your House

India is known for its rich flora and fauna. In India, plants are not only important but worshipped for the wonderful properties present in them. They are a shelter to dwell and also a cure for many problems. Did you know that there are some simple and humble plants that can be planted indoors which also have amazing medicinal properties and health benefits?  Take a look at this list of medicinal plants which you can easily plant indoors!   1. Holy Basil (Tulsi) The holy basil plant…