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But I try to fight right; fight fair.
Dr Ali Khwaja shares that he does fight with people close to him but he tries to fight fair, fight right.
My Impressions: Banjara Day - 18 Oct 2014
By Prabhakar Jadhav
Dr Ali Khwaja reminisces about Raja Reddy on the occasion of Banjara Day on 18 Oct 2014 at Banjara Academy, RT Nagar, Bangalore.
NEW VIDEO: Why We Should Be Aware Of The Changing Aspects of Man-Woman Relationships!
Ali Khwaja's Talk (You can also Download for Free the Video or only the Audio)
NEW VIDEO: Why We Should Care About Body Language!
Ali Khwaja's Talk (You can also Download for Free the Video or only the Audio)
NEW VIDEO: How Do I Boost My Self-Esteem?
Ali Khwaja's FREE Helping Hand Talk
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As, says Ali, I failed to share one of the mails I was forwarded!
How Counselling by a Trained Counsellor Can Help You Cope with Emotional Stress
1000 Unsmoked Cigarettes - In a catchily titled piece of compelling writing about kicking a compulsive habit, Eshwar Sundaresan shares his exhilaration at staying a 'non-smoker'!
Sreedhar discusses how to counsel a boy suspected of smoking in the school campus.
Top Tips to Be A Better Counsellor: If a counsellee finds it difficult to talk about the issue, try asking her to write about the issue.
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A NEW SERIES with the first article featuring a tip shared by our late Director Raja Reddy!
Top Tips to Be A Better Counsellor: If a counsellee finds it difficult to talk about the issue, try asking her to write about the issue.
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Books We Publish

Books On Counselling, Parenting, Life Skills
Dynamics of CounsellingAll About Mental HealthEmotional IntelligenceYou Too Can Reach Out30 Days to a Better LifeBanjara Academy has published about twenty modestly-priced books dealing with parenting, study skills, mental health, counselling, teenagers, suicide prevention and life skills... More»

Banjara's Gurukul

Learning through fun and exploration

Our Gurukul is for young people whose parents are concerned and committed towards their better and holistic growth, not just academics. Our main aim is working with children who either do not wish to, or are unable to cope with rigid curriculum and pure academics. Read more...

Forthcoming Events

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Helping Hand

Alice Saldanha, Founder of Helping HandHelping Hand, a team of volunteers, was started in 1983 by Alice Saldanha. After successfully running it for many years, she handed "Helping Hand" over to Dr. Ali Khwaja...More»

Meet Our Alumni: CSC

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On request, Banjara Academy conducts lectures, workshops, and training programmes on Human Behaviour, Relationships, Motivation, and Psychology for Companies, Banks, Colleges, Schools, Hospitals & NGOs. Some Recent Programmes.

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