As the New Year January 2023 dawns women from all parts of the country gear up to celebrate haldi kumkum, a traditional ceremony which marks the ushering of Makar Sankranti, the first festival to kick-start the year. It’s the only Hindu festival
that marks the tradition of the Sun from the Zodiac to Sagittarius to Capricorn( others follow the Moon).
The much significance attached to the festival falls on the same date, 14th or 15th January. This matters to a great extent to the working woman of today alongside with the celebration of their married status through this ritual.
We at Chingari Shakti Foundation is established with an aim to offer such significant moments of celebration for the slums of Wadala East Women.
Chingari Shakti Foundation is a non-profit organization which has been rendering its selfless service towards health, education and women empowerment.
Amid the Covid-19 Pandemic time also, the NGo worked with zero hunger mission and served many slums.
Pinkky Rajgarhiya who has crowned Mrs .Asia 2017 and a public figure, is active Founder of Chingari Shakti Foundation that strongly believes in service towards humanity. Notwithstanding all accolades she has chosen this path of service. Surabhi Dand, a very close friend and a Pranic Healer and Counseling Psychotherapist by Profession joined hands to play an instrumental role in service towards humanity through voluntary assistance for a needy, noble and deserving cause.
She is also associated as a project coordinator and content head for the Foundation.
The motive behind this event is to give some opportune zest and zeal to women of slums.When they reel through the darkest times, such unfortunate moments can instill some hope and upliftment in various ways. It’s all about woman celebrating womanhood.
Chingari Shakti Foundation believes in undertaking unconditional service and make attempts and efforts to reach hands at times of necessity for the city.
The Foundation looks forward to spread its wings with the help of our community. Together we can make a vast difference.