Oct 1

October 1, 2016

Newsletter, September-October 2016

TABLE OF CONTENTS – The 61st Foundation day of Mitraniketan – Get together of local Senior citizens – Agriculture Fair and Dwarf Cattle Show – New Boys Hostel for Mitraniketan School – Odense Rotary Club, Denmark Sponsored 4 Tribal Youth for Technical Education – International Council Meeting of the Association for World Education (Awe) Download Newsletter... Read more
Apr 1

April 1, 2016

Newsletter, April 2016

TABLE OF CONTENTS – The School at Mitraniketan – People’s College at Mitraniketan (MPC) – Viswanathan’s Second Death Anniversary is on April 28 – Annual Meeting of The Friends of Mitraiketan – April 16 Download Newsletter... Read more
Dec 1

December 1, 2015

Newsletter, December 2015

TABLE OF CONTENTS – Mitraniketan Diamond Jubilee – Chapter of AWE Inaugurated – New Hostels for Boys & Girls – Diploma in Geriatric Care – US Students Supports Children Download Newsletter... Read more
Jun 1

June 1, 2015

Newsletter, June 2015

TABLE OF CONTENTS – First Death Aniversery of K. Viswananthan – Eco Campus Project – Mitraniketan collaborates with TISS – New Hostels for Mitraniketan Students – Diploma Program in Geriatric Care Download Newsletter... Read more
Dec 1

December 1, 2014

Holiday Newsletter, December 2014

TABLE OF CONTENTS – Memorial for our beloved Valiyannan – Biography of Viswanathan released – Study tours for children – New Board for Mitraniketan – New Boys Hostel for Mitraniketan School Download Newsletter... Read more
Apr 29

April 29, 2014

Obituary Notices 2014

K. VISWANATHAN (08.02.1928 – 28.04.2014) Viswanathan passed away on Monday, 28 April 2014 in a local hospital at Trivandrum. He was 86 but he died young with a vibrant mind and spirit. Viswanathan founded Mitraniketan in 1956 and experimented pioneering works in education, rural development and agriculture. He left behind an alternative model of education and development to the new generation.... Read more
Apr 28

April 28, 2014

Viswanathan passed away 2014

The founder of Mitraniketan, Sri Viswanathan, was born in 1928 and was educated at Viswabharati University in Kolkata (former Calcutta). He studied in the USA and Scandinavia and on his return to India he founded Mitraniketan, “The Home of Friends” (1956). Viswanathan was inspired by Tagore and Gandhi, but also by westerners like Pestalozzi and Grundtvig (the founder of the... Read more
Mar 1

March 1, 2014

Newsletter in German – March 2014

Mitraniketan – Nachrichten in deutscher Sprache Newsletter in German, March 2014 – Ländliche Technologien in Mitraniketan am 27. – 28. März 14. – Besuch einer Gruppe deutscher Bäcker-innen und Sponsoren – 39 Schüler des Heisenberg Gymnasiums zu Besuch Download Newsletter... Read more
Jan 1

January 1, 2014

New computer lab at Mitraniketan, January 2014

The computers, LCD Projectors and other related facilities, were donated by the State Bank of Travancore (SBT) at a cost of 500,000 Indian Rupees ($ 9,000). . The students of the school are thrilled with their new facilities. Download Newsletter... Read more
Dec 1

December 1, 2013

Happy Holidays, December 2013

TABLE OF CONTENTS – To make a living by goat farming – Coconut climbing – Reghus visit to Denmark – The wedding of a former student – The maharaja (king) of Travancore has died aged 92 Download Newsletter... Read more