Saturday, 23 July 2016


Mitra Jyothi along with Radio Udaan has started ‘Insight’, an English quarterly magazine in Braille. We have published first edition of this magazine. It is a unique platform that caters a variety of informative reading and give you a chance to express yourself and share your writings with visually impaired community.  It is a community driven magazine, and anyone can play a significant role as a reader, writer, and content contributor. So, if you have a flair for writing, do share your writings.
The magazine comprises of articles written by visually impaired people and   articles from other sources. If you wish to contribute by sharing your thoughts or experiences, or have read something interesting that you would like us to publish, then 'Insight' offers just that space for you. We will help you with the review and editing to make the article print-ready. To make a submission for editions of the magazine, please email your contribution to
 The following topics are featured in the magazine. Please feel free to make a submission for any of the topics. In case the article is from another source, please include reference of the source.
 1.      From around the world/Happenings/Top stories:
 This includes short two-line descriptions of some of the most important happenings from around the world, including sports, world events, award ceremonies, etc.
 2.      The Motivators:
It has two narrations about achievers among us, and two stories of people anywhere in the world who have been or could be an inspiration for us.
 3.      Technology:
This segment will be about technical solutions, reviews of gadgets and mobile apps, tips and tricks that may act as an enabler in the life of visually impaired people.
 4.      Entertainment-movie and music reviews and updates:
It contains reviews and recommendations of movies, music albums, or other avenues of entertainment. Additionally, it may also include news from the world of entertainment.
 5.      Health and Science:
 This is about useful information such as home remedies, common practices to stay healthy, etc. It may also have the latest news from the world of science and health taken from featured journals/magazines.
 6. News and updates provided by Mitra Jyothi and radio Udaan:
 In this corner we present most relevant information from the world of disability and government schemes, as well as initiatives started by us.
 7.      General Knowledge:
This provides some mind jogging fun through quick, snappy questions and answers that are not only interesting, but also challenge your wit.

 8.      Lifestyle –Recipes, reviews, grooming and beauty tips:
Here you can find kitchen tips and tricks, recipes, and other related titbits. It also have reviews of restaurants and other eating places.  Additionally, it contains body care, grooming and beauty tips for both men and women.
 9. Reader’s corner / Short stories written by readers:
It provides an opportunity for writers among us to express their sensitivity, imagination and creative expression through short stories.
 10. Expressions in verse / poetry
 This will be a collection of expression of poetic talent of people among us, as well as humorous and motivational one liners.
 Thank you for contributing.
Now for the subscription details:
 Here are the Bank details for Magazine subscription transfer.
 Bank Details
 Name: Mitra Jyothi Braille press
 Bank: Union Bank of India
 A/c No: 688602010001022
 IFSC Code: UBIN0568864
 Branch: NIFT Campus Bangalore
 Braille Executive:
 Name: Madhu R
 Phone No:  9900285676
 After they transfer the amount, they need to send an email with their complete postal address to our Braille Executive Madhu R. His email is

Happy Reading and Keep Contributing!

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