Ahmedabad - 380 013
Tel: 91-79-27551389 , 79-27550955
Contact: Ms Mallika Sarabhai
Purpose: Art and culture, Child welfare, Disaster management, Education, Environment, Human Rights, Women's issues
Aim/Objective/Mission: Darpana for Development believes that through the performing arts it can play a vitally important role… - in empowering human beings - in building a sense of equality in society - in encouraging people to find their own voice - in reinforcing people’s sense of pride in their community - in making people more responsible for their society - in provoking new thinking about ways to deal with violence and hatred - in refocusing attention on values for peace - in combating the destructive forces of communalism and casteism - in creating new life for dying art and culture - in providing opportunities for artists young and old - in bringing people together - in enhancing the quality of life.