Dr. Anil Joshi- The mountain man

A dedicated researcher/activist in rural India, Padmashree Dr. Anil Joshi, using modern and ancient technologies, proved that it is possible to recharge small aquifers and spring catchments. Dr. Joshi and his organization Himalayan Environmental studies & Conservation Organization (HESCO). believed that science and technology, together with ancient, tested wisdom, were the keys to improving quality of life and to developing the region economically.What’s more, this is only one of literally dozens of innovative, life-changing, life-enhancing projects Dr. Joshi has initiated to help rural India raise itself from poverty to an ever-improving quality of life.

Listen and learn more about this Gem of India  and his life work at HESCO, whose creed could be a model for any of us.