Sindhi Stories

The Sindhi language is a living reminder of the ancient roots of this community.

Feeling the Drawing – Drawing the Feeling

Feeling the Drawing – Drawing the Feeling

A 7-year-old was very happy with his creation that day. He told my friend Monika, “Someone told us that the blind cannot do two things – Drive and Draw. Today we could draw.” This was the magic that all of us co-created that day. This is what this story is about. Our assumptions are our boundaries. Nothing is more empowering to me than one more assumption breaking. Drawing with the touching slate broke down many of them for all of us that day.

Welcome to The Kahani Project

Hello and welcome to The Kahani Project. The Kahani (Hindi word for Story) Project aims to bring together storytellers from across the world who want to set stories free. We believe that listening to stories is a fundamental right of every child and captured in digital audio format stories can be made more accessible and available to children of all age groups, nationalities and disabilities. The Kahani Project aims to […]

Become a Storyteller: How To Guide

Become a Storyteller: How To Guide

Storytelling can be a delightful activity. Through the Kahani Project, you can become a storyteller and reach out to thousands of people from your home or work desk. Here is a quick start guide on how what you will need to get started. Just follow the directions provided here and you will be on your way to becoming a famous storyteller.

The Technology of Storytelling

Storytelling can take on myriad forms. Joes Sabia tells his stories through the iPad. In this talk on Ted.com he introduces us to Lothar Meggendorfer, who created the children”s pop-up book. From neolithic cave walls to the iPad, technology has set stories free and made storytelling more delightful. The Kahani Project is a step in the same direction. Learn more about Lothar Meggendorfer here