JUSTICE FOR WOMEN ….tribute to Damini …By Kavita Ashok and Art mantra

Social activist Kavita ashok teamed up with Art mantra and India World Foundation DSC05338









DSC05363 to organise a four day art camp where artists from all over the nation painted their expression about women status and atrocities they face on their canvases!
Inaugrated by Union Minister Pradeep Jain the event kickstarted on 19th Dec .
A panel discussion was organised to close the event where stalwarts like Padamshri,padmabhushan Uma sharmaji ,Justice Sudha mishraji,Shamina shafiq and Hemlata Kheria from the National commission of Women and many more successful women shared their view about Justice for women .Ex Finance Minister of Punjab,Mr MP Singla put forth a fresh perspective to the status of women in India .
Media personalities,journalists and artists got together for this cause .
It was our initiative for social awareness about women status in modern India .Alcohn international school was generous to provide us with the venue .
Times Of India gave the event a few lines on 16th Dec for which Im grateful !

Tribute to Damini by Foreign MInister Salman Khurshid

Paying a tribute to the rape victim of Dec 16th 2012,Salman BIMG_1238




IMG_1246ashirji organised an evening in which his poems were sung with maestros like Adnan Sami .
The Vice President payed homage to Nirbhaya .Mr Amar Singh,Jaya Prada ,Vikramjit Sawhney ,Kavita Ashok ,Mukesh Anand,Suresh Goyal,Nalini Singh and many more from all fields of life filled the Manekshaw auditorium .Mr Salmans wife ,Louis shared her thoughts and expressed great empathy to the parents of Damini.
My throat choked when Daminis parents were called on stage because no body can fathom their agony .Words cannot ever express enough condolences to them .