Chirag is a rural development organization based in the Kumaun region of Uttarakhand in India. Since 1986, we have worked closely with communities to improve their quality of life.

What’s New?

  • Chirag Annual Report 2013-14 is now available for downloadAnnual Report 2013-14
  • Chirag School Video. Click here to watch.
  • On 13th June 2013 Mr Kanai Lall, Founder and Chairman of Chirag, breathed his last after a prolonged illness. Mr Kanai Lall – 1925-2013.
  • Chirag is looking for a Medical doctor to join its hospital team. More details are given in the Job Description.
  • A report on the status of Primary School Education in Kumaon is now available for download.
  • Read this month’s story about a remarkable woman leader.
  • RRA (Re-vitalizing Rainfed Agriculture) Network is offering 5 Fellowships and 5 Research Grants to M Phil/ Post Doctoral Students. More information here.
  • This summer, the Spring Water Recharge Program documented some of its success stories. Download the report here.