Nalanda Resource Center

Education is the most powerful weapon, which you can use to change the world- Nelson Mandela , Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire - William Butler Yeats,   I like a teacher who gives you something to take home to think about besides homework - Edith Ann, [Lily Tomlin] ,    The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn, and relearn - Alvin Toffler ,       Nine tenths of education is encouragement - Anatole France ,       All who have meditated on the art of governing mankind have been convinced that the fate of empires depends on the education of youth - Aristotle ,         Creativity is a type of learning process where the teacher and pupil are located in the same individual - Arthur Koestler ,          The aim of education should be to teach us rather how to think, than what to think - rather to improve our minds, so as to enable us to think for ourselves, than to load the memory with thoughts of other men - Bill Beattie ,      A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops - Henry B. Adams

Supplementary Reading Material

Nalanda has developed a series of supplementary reading material for children in Hindi, Urdu and Tribal Languages of Jharkhand; the list of such material is as follows –

Pictorial Books in Urdu
Chawrangi Patang

Khush Hua Deenu

Naav Chali

Bhaloo Ka Bachcha


Pictorial Books based on Tribal Folktales of Jharkhand
Teen Rotiyan

Chuhe Aur Billi

Budhiya Ka Sahas

Lalach Buri Bala

Kend Ka Phal

Ek Thi Chidiya


Pictorial Books in Tribal & Hindi Language
Suari Aur Baghin – Khurukh
Mendhak Chala Raja Se Ladne – Khurukh
Litiya Aur Chutiya – Khurukh
Raat Aur Din - Khurukh

Nine Story leaflets in 'Mundari' and Hindi language
Nine Story leaflets in 'Khurukh' and Hindi language

Twenty Story leaflets in 'Ho' and Hindi language

Life Skill Workbook for Adolescent Girls
A workbook for developing Life skill in adolescent girls from rural/backward area, covering the topics like self development, social development and health & hygiene.




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