చిప్కో ఉద్యమం Chipko takes root
Here is a story set in the hills that shows what bravery and grit can accomplish. Dichi, a brave Bhotiya girl takes part in the Chipko movements to save her beloved trees. Everybody in her village knows that trees give them all the important things in their life. Rapid deforestation in the Himalayan region of Alaknanda river caused floods in the s, and gave birth to a movement to save trees by hugging the. Read this heart warming tale to learn the power of collective action as seen through the eyes of young Dichi.