DIYA PAINTING WORKSHOP
Diya painting workshop starts three to four months in advance before Diwali. Diya are first given a layer of primar and then painted with bright pearl colours. They are then decorated with different designs and packed into attractive packets. Colouring diya is one of the most favorite jobs of Ashray inmates.
INCENSE STICK MAKING WORKSHOP
Incense sticks of various fragrances like Morga, Kesar Chandan, Intimate are made in Ashray. Ashray inmates not only make these sticks but also enjoy counting and packing them in plastic pouches.
PICNICResidents enjoying picnic arranged by ASHRAY.
PAPER BAGS MAKING WORKSHOP
Paper bags are made as per order throughout the year. Shopping bags and medicine pouches are always in great demand and keep us busy all the year round. The sizes and shapes of these bags vary depending on the requirements of various customers.
FESTIVALS AT ASHRAY
Different festivals like Ganesh Festival, Holi, Diwali, Rakshabandhan are celebrated in Ashray with great pomp and show. Ashray inmates welcome Ganesh with a huge procession. All inmates perform pooja turn by turn. On Rakshabandhan sisters visit Ashray to meet their brothers and ensure them that they are deeply loved and cared for. Earthen lamps are lit and crackers are burst in Diwali. Ashray inmates enjoy the festival of colours to their heart’s content. They not only play with colours but also smear each other with colours of love, care, compassion and friendship. Residents celebrating various festivals at ASHRAY.
BIRTHDAYS AT ASHRAY
Birthdays in Ashray are celebrated in the presence of family and friends with cakes, balloons and flowers. The birthday boy cuts the cake and all the other inmates wish him from the bottom of their hearts. The family of the birthday boy then gives a treat to all the inmates.