A Gerontologist, with a Ph.D. in Psychology and a passion to work for Senior Citizens. Have recently launched my dream project. Through this page I would like to share views, experiences and researches in the area of Psycho-Social Gerontology with special emphasis on healthy and productive ageing.
Bali is one of the popular tourist destinations in this world. Our contributor Mr. Rajaram Krishnaswami, a 70+ Management Consultant and a Visiting Faculty at a prestigious business school recently visited this place with his wife.
For the interest of all those who wish to visit this place he has shared a small note of his travel experiences there along with some beautiful photographs -
On 8th March, on the occasion of International Women's Day, Senior Express shared an inspiring story of Mrs. Urmila Rau Lal, a 85+ Medical Biologist turned Biographer, who believes that age is just a number and it's our attitude towards life which really matters.
Sharing an inspiring story of Mr. Rajaram Krishnaswami, a 70+ Management Consultant and a Visiting Faculty at ICFAI Business School, Pune, who is full of life and is passionate about music, travelling, playing tennis, golf and bridge. He is an inspiration to people across different generations.
Sharing a beautiful couple story on Active Aging via Senior Express. This is the story of Mr. and Mrs. Gandhi who believes in living life fully and enjoying each and every moment happily together. They are a 67+ creative and talented couple who passionately pursue their interest in art, craft, dance, singing, socialising and travelling.
They met through their family, had an arranged marriage in 1973 and ever since their love has grown day by day. They are an inspiration and a role model to many young couples.
We are proud to share that ICFAI Business School (Pune) in collaboration with Senior Express organised an unique inter-generational event on Friday, 21st December, 2018. The theme of the event was “GEN-X Golden Time With Golden Agers”.
Our esteemed guests were very active and exceptionally talented seniors who are a part of the Senior Express Club. They not only shared their life experiences of how they successfully managed their career along with their passions and hobbies but also showcased their talents in music, literature, art and craft to the students.The event provided an opportunity to the management students to listen and interact with the seniors.
This event was a small initiative from Senior Express towards promotion of inter-generational bonding and active living in our society.
Sharing a positive story of 62 years old Mrs. Surekha Laddha, a homemaker from Amravati whose life revolves around her family and the social work which she does for the underprivileged people in her area. She strongly believes that life is all about being happy and spreading happiness around.
We are happy to share that our founder Dr. Nidhi Mishra was recently invited as a Resource Person in a Sensitisation Programme on Inter-generational Bonding for the students of Kaveri College of Arts, Science & Commerce, Pune. The programme was organised by the Janaseva Foundation, which has been granted the status of Regional Resource & Training Centre by the Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment, Government of India.
Dr. Nidhi conducted an interactive session with the students on the topic “Intergenerational Bonding for Ageing with Dignity”, which was followed by some group and individual exercises which she designed mainly to sensitise students about ageing related issues and concerns. She was very happy to see the enthusiasm with which the students participated in the exercise.
This session was a small step from Dr. Nidhi and Senior Express towards bursting the myths related to ageing among the students and thereby building intergenerational bonding and promoting Ageing with Dignity in our society.