The Children’s Wing of Budhan TheatreNovember 20th, 2012
Towards the end of Please Don’t Beat Me, Sir! there is an interview with two boys who had written a play about the Budhan Theatre library: Harry and Siddharth. They admit how scared they were that someone might forget their lines. We always get a laugh when they reveal that they wrote the mother role [...]
Budhan Theatre Update July 2011April 21st, 2012
by Roxy Gagdekar (Submitted September 2, 2011) Theatre Adult Theatre In the year 2010-11, the members of Budhan Theatre were salaried, which gave a boost to the theatre activities. Five new plays were produced: (1) The Story of Me and You; (2) Goat, written by Sarveswar Dayal; (3) Dayashanker’s Diary; (4) We are Nomads, Sir (with new [...]
Vimukta RedesignMarch 29th, 2012
Henry Schwarz, Alan Sussman, Shashwati and I created Vimukta to help support Budhan Theatre’s community development activities. For the past few years we’ve been supporting a community library and informal school in the community, but now that the film is coming out we are getting ready to support more ambitious projects. To prepare for that we [...]
End of Year CampaignNovember 30th, 2008
Each year we raise $1000 to help fund the Chharanagar library. This library is much more than a library, its a community center and an informal school as well. But its first and foremost a library – and a very good one at that! It houses a large collection of (mostly donated) books in three [...]
Bet2GiveSeptember 20th, 2008
If you are a fan of prediction markets, stock market like websites where you can bet on events in the news, you can now donate to Vimukta through bet2give.com. Think you know who will win the 2008 presidential election? Place a bet and donate your winnings to Vimukta!
More Than A LibrarySeptember 2nd, 2008
[Attention: Please help us raise Vimukta's membership count! Scroll to the end for details.] The Budhan Theatre Library is much more than just a library; its a community center and an informal school as well. But its first and foremost a library – and a very good one at that! It houses a large collection [...]
Join us on Facebook!July 6th, 2008
Vimukta now has a Facebook group. If you’re on Facebook, please join us!
More donation optionsApril 3rd, 2008
We now have many more options for making donations, including the ability to make a monthly donation. Try it out on the donations page!
Site UpdatesApril 3rd, 2008
Lots of changes to the site, which now sports our new logo in the banner. Still working on some new features, like the ability to make monthly donations … stay tuned!
T-shirtsFebruary 18th, 2008
Buy a T-shirts at Zazzle! We won’t make much money from these, but it will help spread the word!