Community Correspondents

Sajid Khan

Videos from Sajid

Crumbling Government School in the Model State of Gujarat

/ October 25, 2016

This government school in Gujarat has been partially damaged during the 2016 monsoon. Since the roof collapsed, wrecking the two classrooms , children of class IV and V are studying in the open grounds. However, the children brave all weathers and still attend classes, eager for education. Under the Right to...

Unity in Diversity: The Siddis of Gujarat

/ August 25, 2014

Unity in diversity is a concept of “unity without uniformity and diversity without fragmentation”. It shifts focus from unity based on a mere tolerance of physical, cultural, linguistic, social, religious, political, ideological and/or psychological differences towards a more complex unity based on an understanding that difference enriches human interactions. A true image of unity in...

Enjoy the unique Mahashivratri festival

/ July 7, 2014

“Thus, you can find different types of diversity in India, while it still remains one democratic country.”   VV-Correspondent Sajid Khan records the unique festival of Mahashivaratri festival from Junagarh district fair, Bhavnagar district, Gujarat.    The Mahashivaratri tradition has been going on for thousands of years.  At this festival...