Project: Talking walls/ Creative Arts
Participation Fee: Euro 150
RC-17/17 Solan-5 RUCHI Talking walls/Creative arts ART/SOC 24/07 – 30/07
RC-23/17 Solan-7 RUCHI Talking walls/Creative arts ART/SOC 21/08 – 27/08
RC-28/17 Solan-9 RUCHI Talking walls/Creative arts ART/SOC 18/09 – 24/09
RC-34/17 Solan-12 RUCHI Talking walls/Creative arts ART/SOC 16/10 – 22/10
Location: Ruchi campus is located near Bandh village. It is 30 km from Kalka and 60 km from Chandigarh.
Bandh village is small located in interior mountainous area and the volunteers will have a unique
opportunity to live with nature in a peaceful environment. RUCHI campus is one km. from the village.
Work: Volunteers will work in Ruchi campus doing arts work/painting on wall. Subject would be related
to peace and love, Global warming, inter-cultural learning, good message through painting on wall for
youth and public. Volunteer will get orientation before starting project. Additional activities will include
learning of various developmental issues and solutions. They will visit various humanitarian projects and
interact with the villagers.
Requirements: Interest in Art and learning ability, High motivation.
Accommodation: Volunteers will live in the RUCHI campus. All basic amenities will be available with
library facilities. Asian squat type toilet and English WC will be available. Vegetarian food will be served.
A cook will be there but volunteers are expected to help him and occasionally cook their own meals. Selfmanagement
is required. Meantime volunteer can learn Indian cuisine (cooking). Sleeping bag is
Leisure time: Self organized city tours and excursions. Old Sikh and Hindu temples in the near vicinity
can be visited. Nearby Kasauli town is another hill station as a tourist attraction. A visit to Shimla will
offer an opportunity to see high Himalayan Mountains.
International Terminal: New Delhi (320 Kms); Domestic Terminal: Chandigarh (70 kms)
Nearest railway station: Kalka (30 kms)