Archive for March, 2011

Vocational Training Centre

March 3, 2011 |  by  |  Training

A vocational training centre is being added to the current projects in Orissa, in order to meet the growing demands for training in areas such as computing, tailoring, candlework, welding and mechanical and electrical engineering. Learning such skills will allow those less academically minded to make a living, being self-sustainable,…


Neil & Pauline Raising Funds

March 3, 2011 |  by  |  Fund-Raising, Volunteers

I first got to know about D.O.M over 10 years ago, when my former girlfriend Ruth Chalk took me to their shop. I was very impressed with the charity’s work in India. The volunteer manager at the shop was Michael McCabe, who was setting up a scheme to wholesale clothes…


New Tractor

March 3, 2011 |  by  |  Agriculture, news

We have recently been able to provide Palu farm in Jharkhand with a new tractor for agricultural development and education. With the new tractor, our aim of providing organic, homegrown, produce to our orphanages and schools is one step closer to becoming a reality. The land can now be farmed…


Leprosy Clinics

March 3, 2011 |  by  |  Leprosy

Divine Onkar Mission has established and continues to support five clinics for leprosy colonies in Delhi, Ranchi, Ramgarh and Pathrathu Thennal. Each year more and more children from leprosy colonies are being offered education at the Divine Onkar Mission to help break the cycle of poverty. By providing the children…


A Big Thank You

March 3, 2011 |  by  |  news

At Divine Onkar Mission we are always looking at new ways to develop the work being done. In the near future we are aspiring to develop a school and hospital for children with disabilities, enabling them to develop both academically and socially. We would also like to develop and extend…


250 Eye Operations a Month

March 2, 2011 |  by  |  Eye Treatment

Divine Onkar Mission is extremely proud to announce that our eye hospital in lharkhand is achieving approximately 250 eye operations, on average, per month. This impressive figure demonstrates the increased number of operations conducted year after year. The staff working at the hospital are now gaining a reputation for the…