SaMvitti Foundation the organisation working to empower women organised distinguished lecture and panel Discussion Series ‘Swasavit’ on February 10, 2018 at Dr. Mrunalinidevi Puar Auditorium, Faculty of Family & Community Sciences MSU Baroda.

The two hours event had Lord Prof. Bhikhu Parekh as chairperson of the inaugural lecture. Shubhanginiraje Gaekwad is the chief guest of the event with eminent Author Dr. Himanshi Shelat as guest of honour. She is  dedicated to social activities, recipient of several awards including Sahitya Akademi’s and remained dedicated to literature all her life. The theme of her talk is ‘What I Attained Living by Literature.’SaMvitti Foundation aims at creating a supportive environment and opportunities for women to connect with literature in all possible ways.

The Foundation aims at unlocking the creative potential of women through education and capacity-building activities and contributing towards a holistic understanding of different identities of women and their inter-relationships with society.