Wouldn't you like a safe, comfortable, happy and environment
with opportunities to explore? Gnan Mandir is such a place
organized for children to strengthen values and grow in an
atmosphere where they get scientific solutions and their child like
curiosity meets an end.
Dadashri's Vision has today become a glowing and growing reality
through Niruma's endeavour.- A vibrant Gnan Mandir.
Gnan Mandir Gurukul, within campus of Simandhar city was founded
in 2001 after the Gujarat earthquake. Gnan Mandir lodges and boards
boys of age 12 years onwards.
Dadashri's vision is the guide of our activities that dictates
all our actions and effectively implements the process of continous
In the year 2008-2009, gnan mandir had around 40 kids of varied
age group, and the activities were revolving round the overall
development of kids for all ages. Following are the topics on which
gnan mandir concentrated for the achievement of the target.
- Study together
- Learning through various activities
- Educational trips
- Include reading newspapers, various magazines and books by
- Autobiographies, stories, satsangs, drama and experiences,
- The right understanding on how to live your life
- Visiting historical monuments
- Making diwali cards and selling them
- Meeting the elderly from Nirant, having fun entertaining and
- Workshops from experienced graduates on various topics of the
world, teamwork and scientific talks
- Personal/individual counselling
- Cutting skills
- Nutritious food
- Various games
Residential Facilities :
The residential facilities offered at Gnan Mandir are
comfortable. Accomodation is provided in spacious rooms with
independent and adequate storage. Children reside in groups of
five. They are encouraged to develop a sense of pride for their
living area and responsibility for the upkeep of their
Gnan Mandir believes in a policy of self-discipline. Positive
reinforcement helps to raise the self awareness of the child of his
own rights and the corresponding responsibilities.
Activity based learning is integrated in the schedule to home
their talents and broaden their horizons.
A modern dining facility comprising of a well equipped spacious
kitchen and storage area. Experienced caterers are responsible for
Tasty,nutritious, wholesome and pure vegetarian food is served
to the children. Menus are drawn up to ensure that the children
enjoy their food.
Medical Facilities :
Gnan Mandir has an in-campus hospital - Amba Health Centre which
has residential doctors from various branches. Also, a tie-up with
various hospitals has been made for specialised needs.
Celebrations and cultural events
The feeeling of goodwill
and amity is kept alive with the celebrations of major festivals at
the Gnan Mandir family.
Cultural events are usually conducted during festivals and
holidays to let children exhibit their flair in the area of their
The main highlight of this
socio-cultural program is the special thrust placed upon developing
the skills of a child in all spheres of life, in real world
situations. The SEVA program has proved to be very sucessful in
building self-confidence and self-esteem among the children. It
helps the children to rid themselves of the fear to face the public
and develop multiple intelligences.