Indigenous Wisdom is a treasure chest for humanity that has been ignored and endangered by humanity in the name of progress. This month newsletter focusses on how to harness the benefits of indigenous wisdom for sustainable development. Thus we have excerpts from Prof. Rose von Thater-Braan on the need for Cognitive Pluralism rather than cognitive imperialism.

Then we bring you the news of our various activities in the field of sustainable agriculture, renewable energy and indigenous health system: installing apiculture to imparting training in Bio-methanation plant True to the philosophy of conserving and harnessing indigenous wisdom, Vivekananda Kendra-nardep walks the talk by conserving the indigenous knowledge of treating poisnous bites : by meeting and documenting the knowledge of Visha Vaidhyas.