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"Saiwa" - A program for age group 61 years and above to experience spiritual and social India.


“This program “Saiwa” (Good Fortune in Japanese) is designed for people who want to relax their body and want to search own presence in the world. In the search of real meaning of life you spend your whole life. This program will be beneficial for the group of community centre, academicians, retired group from professional work and enthusiastic globe trotters. Your thoughts start from here.”


Duration: Up to two weeks throughout the year.


Eligibility Criteria

 

  • Age: Strictly for 61 and above years old people who can be an academician, businessman, retired from work or employed with a legal organization 
  • You can come in a group of 10 – 15 people
  • You can come alone or along with friends and family members
  • You should be willing to sign and abide by program’s code of conduct
  • Your profile and field of interest should be matched with our criteria
  • Your work experience in similar field will give advantage to your selection
  • Your family background and house condition should fit to our criteria to make you as host family for exchange student
  • You should be able to communicate in English
  • Hold your travel cum medical insurance
  • Police clearance certificate from your local Police department
  • Genuine interest in the culture of India

 

Steps to Enroll

 

  • Register to our program by filling first inquiry form
  • Send us your filled application at least 10 weeks prior to start date
  • All rights are reserved for final selection with Vishvet Foundation
  • Sign the mutual participation agreement between both parties
  • Payment of administrative fee of US $ 150 per participant to our account
  • We will start all official documentation work
  • We will have a pre arrival orientation via video conferencing if required
  • In between we will be here to solve your all queries
  • Support letter for tourist VISA if required

 

Program Description

 

  • Accommodation - Room and Board with the Indian host family, Dinner will be together with host family every night, Stay with host family at home on Sunday
  • Transport - Airport transport to/from nearest Airport from host family place
  • Support from Local coordinator - Orientation provided by Vishvet local coordinator, Support and supervision by Vishvet local coordinator
  • Volunteer work - Placement with an organization in the field of: Art/Culture , Animal welfare, Education, Health awareness

 

Activities

 

  • Spirituality - Special sessions on ancient text called Vedas. Personal one to one interaction with holy guru to solve your doubts about human being, duties and my presence in the world etc. 
  • Education - One private and one public school visit to give presentation on your culture, Visit to two best worlds recognized Universities/Colleges, Teaching and Cultural exchange assignments by allocated organization
  • Health/Wellness - Visit to local community to see safe water and sanitation work progress by allocated Organization, Work with local community to aware them health regarding issues, Workshop on Indian ancient physical and mental exercise called Yoga and Pranayam
  • Art/Culture - Visit to Art galleries and museums of sculpture, painting, textile and vintage cars, Take participate in dance workshops and musical festivals, Visit to meet local handicraft crafts persons
  • Animal Welfare - Visit to Kankariya zoo in the city, Work with allocated Animal welfare organization in the field of bird and animal welfare
  • Entertainment - Welcome and Farewell get together with all participants, Visit to Movie theatre to watch Indian cinema, Shopping & fun at malls and local market of the city
  • Adventure - Take participate in one the below activity like mountain expedition, trekking, river rafting, paragliding, bird watching, jeep safari, rock climbing and eco tours. You will have an option of Eco tourism as well (Self sponsored).
  • Historical place visit - City tour of all historical place of Ahmedabad with heritage walk
  • Sports - Visit to sports club in the city, you will have cricket, football, basketball game with school/college students
  • Social Entrepreneurship - Visit to see local innovation in businesses for social cause
  • Women Empowerment - Visit and to take participate in activities at women old age home. You will have orientation on women entrepreneurship scenario
  • Miscellaneous - Coffee with city Mayor/ State Assembly visit/ Meeting with social & cultural activist, Cultural exchange with physically disabled people


Note: All rights are reserved with Vishvet foundation and programs are subjected to be changed.

Customized programs are available according to your requirement.


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