International Friendship Day: A Moment For Appreciation

“Wasn’t friendship its own miracle, the finding of another person who made the entire lonely world seem somehow less lonely?” –Hanya Yanagihara (from the book A Little Life) There might be countless ways to describe what friendship means, and who a true friend is. Thousands of songs, quotes, stories and poems sure would witness. A…

A small act of kindness, can make a big difference

“No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted; This is what I felt through the smiles of the children at Light up their world. I got the first privilege of volunteering during the Christmas season. It’s a season of joy and giving and I’m glad I got to be a part of…

Light up their World – and they light up ours!

If someone asked me for a decision I took and never regretted, volunteering for Light Up their World would top the list. I’ve always wanted to volunteer but never got the chance to do so and I felt that joining Light up would be the perfect chance because I love teaching too. One of my…

Celebration of Valentine’s during Quarantine

Sounds weird? It’s okay🤭 List down the things that you did during this quarantine period being “trapped” inside the house. In most of the lists’ the “most important but now bored” thing would be scrolling up and down, sea-saw or sliding board? No, Facebook. Therefore, I thought of sharing my quarantine experience with you. Most…

One Hand Can Heal Another 5.0

When it rains, look for rainbows. When it’s dark, look for stars. It may be hard to find your silver lining during a hardship, but it’s there. If you look for it, you will find it. A little kiddo was lying on his bed; he sees the stars made with glitter hanging over his bed….

Be a skilled mentor!

Have you ever seen an Iceberg? An iceberg is not just what is visible. It’s only a smaller section above the waterline and a larger invisible section lies below the waterline. There’s a lot stronger and a huge part which is invisible and least concerned and unattended. Have you heard of “Volunteerism”? If not get…

Going Beyond the Trend

Street art was a major trend seen all around our island in the recent past. Every corner of sidewalk walls and bridges started covering with graffiti done by the youth of Sri Lanka. Each and everyone contributed in any way to make the country beautiful. It was a very nice thing to witness, young people…

THE BLOGGER: Q2

Remember? Pen is mightier than the Sword!✒️ Here is the perfect way to spend the quarantine period! 😷🥳 THE BLOGGER, a voyage initiated by the editorial panel of RACSLIIT presents you the Magazine of its second quarter (October – December) 2019/20 Glide through the pages to find the completed projects of the quarter, SLIIT Rotaract…

ALTITUDE🍃- from Strangers to Family

Whom would you rather accompany on a hiking or a camping adventure? A set of friends or family members or a bunch of strangers? The answer would definitely be “friends or family members” right? Well, last February, a bunch of Rotaractors from SLIIT had the chance to drag themselves through something beyond the mainstream camping…

Sentier 2020: A holistic experience

As the great saying goes, “There’s no limit for learning’s and no boundaries for places to implement your knowledge”, so we the Rotaract club of SRMIST, Chennai, India did our first international project ‘Sentier 2020’ from 10th January, 2020 to 19th January, 2020 in Sri Lanka. We are extremely grateful to the Rotaract club of…