Unity in Diversity Campuses – Mumbai April 2017

Unity in Diversity Campuses Global Dialogue Foundation launched Unity in Diversity Campuses in Mumbai on 15th March 2016 Dr. Hanifa D Mezoui, (Senior Advisor, Humanitarian Affairs & Civil Society, UNAOC) handed over  certificates to the Principals of 22 educational institutes for working towards Unity in Diversity. Principals receiving their Certificates We will propagate Unity in Diversity within campuses through the following means : World Tolerance Day 16th November… a UN initiative The purpose of a tolerance day would be to have students from different religions come together and research about  other religions and present what they understand of the religion.… Read more

Gems of all Faiths

“In today’s dangerous nuclear driven world, an eye for an eye will destroy our whole planet” warned Padma Shri DR Kaarthikeyan, former Director General Human Rights Commission and Director CBI. “The only way out is Dialogue between cultures, communities and religions” As the Chairperson of the Unity in Diversity Citizen’s Assembly  initiated by Global Dialogue Foundation, in collaboration with the UNAOC,  DR Kaarthikeyan was addressing prominent personalities from the corporate, academic, and spiritual fields at the United Nations International Tolerance Day Celebration organised by the Shahani Group’s Thadomal Shahani Centre for Management (TSCFM). Chairperson of the Shahani Group, Maya Shahani,… Read more

Have you heard of stress busting techniques such as ACT ?

Stressed about exams? Try out these innovative ways to combat stress Exams are round the corner and most of you may be exploring various options to keep stress at bay by indulging in exercising regularly, pursuing a hobby, or even a movie marathon. However, have you heard of stress busting techniques such as ACT (Acceptance and Commitment Therapy), music and dance therapy, relaxation meditation, and access consciousness? Recently, we at PaGaLGuY attended an ACT workshop, conducted by Professor Frank W Bond, psychologist and Director, Institute of Management Studies Goldsmiths University of London, at Thadomal Shahani Centre for Management. This led… Read more

Relative value: Designers of education

The Shahani family has been in the field of education for four generations, starting with the family patriarch Thadomal Shahani who was the Principal of DJ Sindh College in Karachi. A feather in the cap of the Thadomal Shahani Group, Dr Indu Shahani is the great grand daughter of the family patriarch Thadomal Shahani. We are proud of you Indu and Sidharth. Read more