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 and SBI Youth for India fellowship programme offer you an exciting opportunity to spend one year working in the rural communities in Himalayas and bringing meaningful changes in their lives.  Join us.


  • 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.
  • Read this month’s story about a remarkable woman leader.
  • The  Spring Water Recharge Program documented some of its success stories. Download the report here.