• Navkshitij - Home for Mentally Challenged Friends
    • Navkshitij - Clean green home for special friends
    • Navkshitij - Where special friends feel fit and happy
    • Navkshitij - We offer stress free living to special friends
  • Navkshitij was established to improve the well-being of mentally challenged friends – we take them under our wing, organize activities, teach them life skills and vocational skills, encourage them to become as independent as possible, and nurture them in a compassionate environment.

    The idea of Navkshitij took shape while planning and organizing a walkathon from Pune to Lonavla, for mentally challenged friends. Dr. Neelima Desai and the organisers discussed the need to set up a center for mentally challenged persons. 

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Special friends at Balewadi stadium enjoying Football Match
Special friends at Balewadi stadium enjoying Football Match

Our special friends were invited to enjoy football match (Bengaluru Vs Pune) and cheer their favorite team at Balewadi Stadium, Pune on 22nd Oct, 2018.

Jarandeshwar Trek
Jarandeshwar Trek

Last week our special friends from Navkshitij went for a trek to Jarandeshwar Fort on 27th Oct, 2018. 


Durgoutsav mahaprasad pujo
Durgoutsav mahaprasad pujo

Special friends from Navkshitij were invited for Durgoutsav mahaprasad pujo on 18th Oct, 2018 on the ocassion of Durga Ashtami. 


At Navkshitij, we make chocolates, floaters and candles, handmade paper bags (4 sizes), greeting cards, diyas, jewellery including bracelet, ear rings, string of beads etc. and paper lanterns.