Staff Reporter, Bhopal
Candles, Diyas and incense sticks made by the under privileged women of society are being sold under the HELP “Help of entrepreneurship and livelihood programmes” by Swapnil Education Society at New Market Top n Town square,10 No.Market and chuna Bhatti. Huge crowd of people are visiting the stalls and the items are being very much appreciated and are in great demand.
Incense sticks are made by the women of Ujjain and Diyas are made by the women of Bundelkhand. Diyas are adorned colorfully by the tribal women of Mandala district .The Candles are made by the women of Bhopal. The most important highlight of this activity is that it is run without any financial support from the government.
Mr.Swapnil Jain , chairman of Swapnil Education Society underlined that this activity is being run for the upliftment of the women of weaker sections of the society. Part of the profit of the sales of these items is distributed to these women.
The society has established a corpus fund, which is utilized for the development of these women. The remaining part of the profit is deposited in the Corpus fund.
The similar items are also available in our market which is brought from our neighboring country China but we should give importance to the efforts of these women, which will improve the economy of our country instead of other country. The Swapnil education Society has an appeal for the people to purchase the items from HELP , which will surely help in the upliftment of these women. They will be exhorted and develop the confidence.