Keshav Srushti is a nonprofit organization located in Bhayander, India. It is being developed as a hub of diverse social service projects within an integrated development. The organization wishes to fulfill the vision of founder Dr.Hedgewar, that of a self-reliant, proud and strong Bharat. Part of their mission is to promote solar cooking, particularly with adolescent students.
Keshav Srushti is taking over the organization of the festival, Suryakumbh, specifically addressing solar energy. Children attend workshops to learn about solar cooking and make their own simple panel solar cookers. As of 2104, over 8500 students have attended workshops, and the largest one held in January 2014, had 3,500 students in attendance. Suryakumbh was originally conceived by Vivek Kabra.
Recent news and developmentsEdit
- August 2014: The next Suryakumbh is planned for January 2015 near the Keshav Srushti headquarters in Bhayander, with a planned attendance of 25,000 students.
Articles in the mediaEdit
- August 2014: Keshav Srushti opens ‘Maha Suryakumbh’ - The FREE PRESS Journal
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