Category Archives: culture

Happy workers, happy children and why social engagement should start now. 

 A rural village in Kerala, South India. The last preparations are ongoing. The inauguration of the kindergarten will take ok e next week.  Today I have met the local architect, artisans and painters. They are all very proud of the … Continue reading

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A day in Chennai – a day in modern India

It’s May and the temperatures and humidity is high. It’s low tourist season. After months I’m back to South India. Heading to my rural people, where life looks different, challenging, but close to earth.  There is one day left before … Continue reading

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Do Not do things just better, but differently 

“Over time, markets change so much that it’s not enough to be better at what you do. You need to do something differently.” That’s what I stumbled across in one of the articles on business innovation and what does not … Continue reading

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Have you ever experienced outdoor washing in winter?

It’s really cold outside. In some parts of the small stream water is frozen. Some days it is even worse and water accessibility is becoming a huge problem. Water is always limited and the dwells often miles away. But then, … Continue reading

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A “close to earth” function in a tribal village in India

It is always amazing to learn about different cultures, how people behave and how they stay together and celebrate in special events. I had several times a chance to take part and to enjoy ceremonies and local functions during my … Continue reading

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