Deep Griha Society, Vadyanagari
Vadyangari, meaning City of Knowledge, is an educational academy in the rural Daund District of Maharashtra, India. Deep Griha Society, a grassroots NGO based in Pune, established the academy in response to the negative effects of poor education in rural India, which they witnessed through their ongoing work with the Kasurdi village. The school takes an innovative approach to education, sustainability, agriculture, technology and women and girls' empowerment. It not only provides equal access to education for girls and boys, but also provides women in the local area with training and employment.