World Environment Day

World Environment Day

“World Environment Day” has been celebrated every year on 5 June, engaging governments, businesses, and citizens in an effort to address pressing environmental issues. For too long, we have been exploiting and destroying our planet’s ecosystems. Every three seconds, the world loses enough forest to cover a football pitch and over the last century, we have destroyed half of […]

The Misery of Homeless Sick

The Misery of Homeless Sick

A 65 year old Mr. Murugasan from Panruti, a city in Tamil Nadu became homeless after the death of his wife. He has two sons but they never wanted Murugasan to be with them. Therefore, he left his village and came to Pondicherry to survive. He knew no one in Pondicherry, so he took the […]

Who Wants Disabled at Home?

Who Wants Disabled at Home?

When I was growing up in the hostel, I was asked to help a 65 years old man; I would take three times food from the kitchen and serve him in his room.  He would give Rs.5 every month when he receives his salary. I am so happy with Rs.5 rupees and would render the […]

I Can See Now!

I Can See Now!

A 64 years old Mr. Cinthol Samuel was living a bachelor life because his family left him to be alone. In the beginning stage it was hard for him to live without the family but as the days went by he encouraged himself to be braved person to live a happy single life. During the […]

Poverty due to Alcohol addiction

Poverty due to Alcohol addiction

A 27-year-old woman waiting for her husband till 11 pm in the night. The whole day children were crying and waiting for their food. Its lockdown time, for months no proper work. The House owner keeps on pestering for the rent, no creditors left to take loans on interest. At 11 pm in the night, […]

medical support to homeless

medical support to homeless

A 72 years old Mr Raman (Name Changed) suffering from chronic piles. He is going through Sevier pain, unable to walk or sit for long, loses blood and whatever he eats goes in vain. He is unmarried, orphan, and homeless, living on the streets with the kind help by bypassers. After knowing his condition Snehan […]

Stealing from the homeless

Stealing from the homeless

Have you experienced, someone robbing your hard-earned money? And you know for sure, that is the only money that can feed you and your family for two days! If you were, how was your reaction towards that bobber? I am sure; many different answers would flow from all of you. In the year 2006, a […]

rehabilitation activities for the homeless in Puducherry

rehabilitation activities for the homeless in Puducherry

After one-year-long famine (mean Covid-19) Snehan, starting its activities one by one. During the pandemic, we were severely affected and lacked for survival but somehow managed and pulled on till date because of loyal friends of Snehan. We are happy to update you, that our Earn-with Dignity project re-started today for two of our homeless […]

Should the poor be poor?

Should the poor be poor?

Raju (name changed) 74 years old man struggles for his survival. Within a few hours of his birth, his mother died. Within two years his father married other women and separated Raju from his grandma, his only hope grandma too died when he was 10 years of age. Raju left alone and desperate for parental […]

Don’t judge me by look…

Don’t judge me by look…

Mr. Poopathi, a 60-year-old man got out of his family due to family conflict, he got two sons settled, married, and they got children. He is never wanted nor celebrated in the family; therefore he came out of his family, was living on the street as a homeless person. He started his carrier as a […]

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