Daan Utsav – Celebration of Being Human

Daan Utsav -  Such a wonderful concept. Celebrating the Essence of humanity i.e. Sharing. No other living being on this earth has either this sentiment or this phenomenon. And that's what distinguishes us from other living beings and makes us humans. Spirit of being human is in sharing out of sheer love, care and empathy … Continue reading Daan Utsav – Celebration of Being Human

Saved by Dolls : Alzheimer’s Doll therapy

Alzheimer's doll therapy is a known resource in working with dementia patients. Dolls have been shown repeatedly to soothe and comfort people with Alzheimer. Using a Baby doll can be a very effective way for a person with Alzheimer's or any kind of dementia to decrease stress and agitation. In a research by Clinical psychologist … Continue reading Saved by Dolls : Alzheimer’s Doll therapy

Common Man, Uncommon Feats

Story of the journey of a farmer’s son, from small sleepy town to mega city of Mumbai and being a ‘Son to a Million Parents’, a journey of a social enterprise started by Sailesh Mishra on April 2008 to multifaceted Silver Innings Group in 2016, working with Senior Citizens and their family. He started A1 … Continue reading Common Man, Uncommon Feats

Sagar Kinaare : A Wellness Salsa

Sagar Kinaare, The Wellness Salsa.... What a resounding success it was. A rejuvenating day trip in the lap of nature at A1Snehanjali, assisted living elder care home near Rajodi Beach, Nalasopara west / Virar west. The happy picnickers had started the preparation a week before the D day. As everyone got to know each other … Continue reading Sagar Kinaare : A Wellness Salsa

The Stars of Umang 2016 : The Guru who Makes you Laugh

Met this remarkable gentleman yesterday at his residence in Marol, Mumbai. This amazing young in spirit and younger in appearance personality is 68 years young and going stronger than ever. He reintroduced me to something that comes naturally to all of us, laughter. Rightly he says that as children we laugh at everything, ourselves others, … Continue reading The Stars of Umang 2016 : The Guru who Makes you Laugh

The Stars of Umang 2016 : The Army Star

One of the brightest shining stars of 'Umang 2016' is going to be The Indian Army's very own Dear Doctor Lt.Col. Rajinder Paul. Whom I met up to interview on behalf of Pride Age, media partner to Silver Innings for the upcoming mega Talent Show 'Umang 2016' on 16th April 2016 at Birla Matoshri Sabhagriha, Marine … Continue reading The Stars of Umang 2016 : The Army Star

The Stars of Umang 2016 : Couple Extraordinaire

Met up with this utterly delightful couple recently and am still aglow from the experience. Considering the distances and traffic in Aamchi Mumbai the commute was immensely tiring to say the least but the outcome was so worth it. As would be the time and effort you put in to the read on this Couple … Continue reading The Stars of Umang 2016 : Couple Extraordinaire

Movement to Music with older adults to slow down Ageing and to ward off Dementia

Dancing is an excellent way to support brain health, along with physical, emotional, spiritual, and social well-being. Research over the past decade has found that the combination of cognitive stimulation, social engagement and physical activity is ideal for reducing the risk of Dementia. Movement is key for healthy aging, maintaining mobility and quality of life, … Continue reading Movement to Music with older adults to slow down Ageing and to ward off Dementia

Womens Day Special for Her and Significant Other : How Music, Dance And Community Recreation Benefit

Generally folks love music. It’s our recreation and enjoyment; we dance or we just listen to music to make routine activities more enjoyable. However, the health advantages that music has for the elderly are amazing. The Benefits of Working out to Music The danger that falls pose to the elderly are enormous; 33 percent of … Continue reading Womens Day Special for Her and Significant Other : How Music, Dance And Community Recreation Benefit