Visit to Sankar's Village
17 Jan 2020
Sankar's Village, Kilamangi is at the foothills of the Eastern Ghats which is far end of the Andhra & Orissa states borderline, 150 kilometers north west of Visakhapatnam up in the hills. Fourteen families live together peacefully far away from the busy city life. Siri foundation's volunteers, friends and families visited Sankar's village on Jan 17, 2020.
Sankar's village at the foothills of Eastern Ghats. Ramakrishna near a tree, the only place where they get cellular phone connection.
Mr. Ganapathi - First student of the village. Who inspired other students
Siri Team - Friends and Family
Halfway through the winding roads/hills - first break point
Surya and Ramakrishna with kids
Sankar with his Cousin (blind)
Batri root. Special treat from Sankar
Mr.Babu Rao who made a solo trip few years ago promised Sankar's older brother, Mr.Mohan rao, that he will visit them again.
A makeshift library and study room