FROM DONGRI ORPHAN TO A DUTCH POLICE OFFICER
Fate and effort helped a Dongri orphan succeed in life. Jamil Meusen was a three-year-old orphan on the streets of Dongri, Mumbai in 1974. Homeless and hungry, he was picked up by two police constables and lodged in a local observation home. His story shows how nothing is impossible. FATE STEPS IN Jamil was miserable at the observation home and did not feel a sense of belonging. A priest from Dongri transferred him to St. Catherine’s home, an orphanage in Mumbai. That’s where he met the Meusens, a Dutch couple. They decided to adopt him. Jamil was six. LIFE IN […]
Determination To Succeed Is No Match For Failures
How many times have we blamed our circumstances for our lack of success? How many times has our own lack of determination become our shortcoming? How many times have our failures become the reason for giving up our dream? If you feel like you can relate to these questions, then hear out the story of Asker Ali, who became the first IAS from a really small community that forms merely 8 percent of the population in Manipal. HUMBLE BEGINNINGS Asker hails from the Meitei-Pangal community and had been brought in a family that faced both economic and financial difficulties. Asker […]
A DREAM COME TRUE FOR A MAN WITH CEREBRAL PALSY
David, a resident of Jefferson County, Alabama, has been suffering from Cerebral Palsy for a long time now. But he had always been fond of going for outings and enjoying himself as much as he could. Unfortunately, his medical condition doesn’t allow him to do so much.