Dr. Anil Awachat is a prominent Marathi author and social activist based in Pune. He runs de-addiction center called Muktangan in Pune and is associated with several other social issues. He is also interested in several hobbies including Origami, Flute, Cooking, sculpture and so on. Despite having a medical degree, he never practiced as a doctor and prefers not to use “Dr.” with his name in his writings or otherwise. His wife Sunanda was a well-known psychiatrist and also the strong lady believing in his vision and supporting him in his activities – and founder of Muktangan. Anil Awachat often acknowledges her contribution and mentions her as pillar of strength always standing by him. He has two daughters – Mukta Puntambekar and Yashoda Wakankar and also several other adapted children for them he always remains their “baba”.
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This blog is an attempt to introduce & discuss his writing, social views and other activities. The purpose of the blog is to have more interactive dialog, discussion with people interested in his work.
Blog Contributors (as of now… ;)) –
- Manish Hatwalne
- Yogesh Dhimate
- Shripad Kulkarni
- Tejashree Walke
- Varsha Mahajan
- Rupali Mahajan
- Yashoda Wakankar
- Pranjali Inamdar-Arekar
- Rameshwar Mahale
Sheetal, Ajit and Geetu – still waiting for you to write posts/articles!!! Others –do contribute with your comments/feedback if you are interested in his work.