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.

Sankar's Family

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