Search
  • Ishita Dutta, Delhi

Hope and Passion

I can see the change. When I started this journey, I did not know what to expect but this trip was beyond my imagination. Everything was on time and perfectly organized. I felt heard, belonged and I can see the change.


When I started, I was impatient to tell my points but within 5-6 days I learnt the ability to listen. I heard so many stories and made numerous friends but I got mentors that gave me space to grow.


The speakers were so knowledgeable and experienced that I could learn something from everyone. I came back with some of the best bonds with people and three mentors. I can't explain how much this means to me. I got rid of my fear of dogs and dark which on a personal level is a very huge achievement for me.


I learnt so much about other people and I carried at least 20 stories with me. When I came for Democracy Express, I thought I am the only one waking up at night with the worries of the world but here I could see the hope and passion that I have to make a change in others also. I am carrying hope and directions for the world I want to create. After visiting Barefoot College, I knew what I wanted to do and I could see everything aligning in place.


2 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

Politics of Good

Hailing from a rural village Annadanam in the Nalgonda district of Telangana, Uma (28) was very passionate to be a part of Politics. Though she is well educated and worked extensively in the social se

Politics of Courage

Stepping in to the 21st century, India reels because of an acute dearth of integrity in politics. The idealism is now on fringes and conviction is struggling to find its way in. It is indeed true that

CONTACT US

212, 4th Floor, Shahpur Jat, New Delhi 110049

+91 93190 12765 • contact@indianschoolofdemocracy.org

INTERACT WITH US

  • Youtube
  • Facebook
  • Instagram
  • Twitter
  • LinkedIn

CC BY-SA2020 Indian School of Democracy  Design by Small Town Folk