Love Thy Labyrinth

Walking the labyrinth is a meditative experience bringing the body mind and soul together. It aims to take the walker through several layers of his being starting from the physical body and culminating in the centre of the labyrinth, a space of godliness, and back. A seven ringed labyrinth will have seven different pathways. The…

In and Out

As part of the ‘Stillnessandme’ project we decided to explore ‘Stillness’ through a painting commissioned for ‘Lahe Lahe.’ The students came with their ideas. They sketched, discussed, reflected and they wrote poems in an effort to enter and explore stillness for almost five months. The time period saw them moving deeper in, and then out,…

Photographer and selfie stick!

Santhosh, our enthusiastic photographer and selfie stick, growing taller by the day, breaking out of the cell womb Through Santosh’s eyes

The virus attack

Art experiential workshop by the Stillness Project for The High Range School Through our projects, we have been able to rekindle within the children of High Range School a genuine relationship with nature, which we believe is the only way to make them care passionately about nature and all its creatures, including humans. Although born…

Visit to ‘Dare’

Art experiential workshop by the Stillness Project for The High Range School A search for ‘value’ in contemporary society The High Range school children visited “Dare’ a school for the differently-abled, run by Tata Global Beverages in Munnar, in October 2016.  For those at ‘Dare’ the joy of the journey they undertake cannot be replaced…

Creation of a DNA Helix

Art experiential workshop by the Stillness Project for The High Range School Each child identified his or her beliefs, both positive and negative, and created an artistic representation of a DNA ladder. Through this activity they also came to understand that their genes shared a long journey with their ancestors. It enabled them to understand…

The Cell and I

Creation of a Cell-womb The aim is to journey down to the skeleton of the human psyche to help reveal the core potential. Among the guided activities is a focused understanding of ones core potential by relating to qualities of a stem cell and using nature as a mirror to understand our inherent strengths. Each…

Kettuvallathinu nanni/ Obeisance to a boat

Stillnessandme aims at instilling a sense of wonder and oneness with nature and uses the gift of our senses- seeing, hearing and feeling, as doorways into an experience of stillness and creativity. As a continuation of the project activities started in Munnar with the High Range school in December 2015 the Stillness team moved to…

ഫാo സന്ദർശനം

സ്റ്റിൽ നസ്സ് പ്രോജക്ട് – ഫാo സന്ദർശനം അനുരാധനാലപ്പാട്ടും സഹോദരങ്ങളായ അനുപമ നാലപ്പാട്ടും അരുൺ നാലപ്പാട്ടും ചേർന്ന് പിതാവായ ശ്രീ ഉണ്ണിക്കൃഷ്ണൻ നായരുടെ സ്മരണാർത്ഥം ,ടാടാഗ്ലോബൽ ബീവറേജസിന്റെ കീഴിലുള്ള ദി ഹൈറേഞ്ച് സ്കൂളുമായി സഹകരിച്ച് സ്റ്റിൽ നസ്സ് പ്രോജക്ട് എന്ന പേരിൽ ഒരു പദ്ധതി തുടങ്ങുകയുണ്ടായി. പ്രപഞ്ചത്തിന്റെ നിലനില്പുതന്നെ ഒരു നെറ്റ് വർക്കിങ്ങിലൂടെയാണ് എന്നും അതിലെഒരു കണ്ണിയാണ് മനുഷ്യൻ എന്നുമുള്ള അവഗാഹം കുട്ടികളിൽ ഉണ്ടാക്കുക എന്ന ലക്ഷ്യമാണ് ഈ പദ്ധതിക്കുള്ളത് 2015 ഡിസംബർ 17 ഹൈറേഞ്ച് സ്കൂളിൽ…

Farm connect

In the early hours in Kottayam, at the J Yes farms at the lotus pond, the blazing sun was already rearing to set the wheels of time in motion. Either to prove its might like in a children’s fairy tale or an answer to man’s blindness. To force the light into those glazed eyes. It…

Dr. Sulochana Nalapat reads Nalapat Balamani Amma’s Poems

                                                  Artville café, Bangalore 22nd April 2016   1-Two Children (1946) Two children, who have come to play at a riverbank, are bickering, oblivious to their beautiful surroundings. Then the poet…

Perceiving, Connecting, Relating

The Stillness Project in Munnar, High Range School – November 2016  Again and again in the spiral A visit to ‘Dare’ Magical moments Stillness works! Nature and equilibrium Joyous being ~Creating a wish-fulfilling tree!~ ~Dr. Sibi Mathew speaks~ ~Changing Perception~ ~Letter to a river~ ~Poetry reading~ ~Look, look !~ ~Meet The Viriparae River~