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“Everything That Glitter is Not Gold”

The recording is of my persuasive speech when I was in Academy. This recording is taken very long back but nice to remember the days. I can also compare my communication skill as well after looking at this long back recording nearly April 2012.


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A way of entitlement for managers

I read ancient perspicacious Thirukkural two times. Being a student of development management academy I found various management theories, my perception was that management theories are developed in a modern age but  after reading this book I realize that modern  management theories  are  a abstract from of Thirukkural. I am going to share some of the lesson which I got from this ancient scripture. 


ImageThirukkural is an ancient Tamil literature which gives a luminous insight and wisdom to human. Thirukkural comprises two words Thiru and Kural. Thiru means scared and Kural means short verses. Thiruvalluvar, the author of this ancient scripture lived in Tamil Nadu about 2000 years old. Thirukkural contains 1330 couplets in 133 chapters, each chapter contains 10 couplets. Every chapter has some specific topic to expound the various aspects of life. This book has three main parts, Life with the power of goodness, Material life and Life with the passion of love. The first category covers virtue, wealth and love. The second part comprises economy, wealth, administration and policy. Second category is most important and it comprises 700 couplet. These three parts have touched the every aspect of our life, this shows the speciality of this ancient scriptures. This ancient scripture presents the ethical content which is beyond the boundaries of country or world. These ethical contents are away from geographical, linguistic and religious frontiers.

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Household Survey Manual for Village Health Workers

In Charutar Arogya Mandal, I am responsible for research in extension programmes villages. As a part of research we plan household survey for creating a baseline for non-communicable disease and its risk factors. It was planned that household survey will be done by Village Health Workers (VHWs) who are from the villages itself.

Procedure Manual for Household surveyManual for Village Health Workers

I organized training workshop for VHWs before initiating the process of data collection. I have prepare a document called ‘Household Survey Manual’ which will guide the VHWs for collection of data in field. I got opportunity to sharpen my documentation skills.

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