Senior citizens at Nagpur’s state-of-the-art luxurious old age home – Soham – welcomed monsoon on a happy note as they enjoyed evergreen old musical renditions by renowned doctors, engineers, academicians, bankers and journalists at the musical evening Jeena Isi Ka Naam Hain on June 28. This evening, which was a musical fiesta for the seniors and by the seniors was presented by Swarvedh’s ‘Utsahi Soor.’
Varsha Manohar, President of Women’s Home Trust, which manages the old age home ‘Soham,’ was also present during the evening and was seen welcoming the guests.
During the evening, songs such Zindagi Kaisi Yeh Paheli, Main Zindagi Ka Saath Nibhata Chala Gaya, Kahin Door Jab Din Dhal Jaye, etc., not only made the mood melodious but also made many senior citizens in the audience to sing along. The evening was conceptualised by Bhanudas Kulkarni and the music was arranged by Mahendra Dhole.
The old age home, which is spread across an area of 1.5 acres, consists of studio apartments aimed at providing carefree post-retirement life for elders. The facility at ‘Soham’ can accommodate 64 seniors. Each room consists of a television, a refrigerator and other amenities.
Apart from the spacious and comforting rooms, ‘Soham’ also consists of open spaces, slip-proof walking tracks, a library and a meditation and activity centre.
Here are the pictures from the musical evening Jeena Isi Ka Naam Hain at ‘Soham:’