New Rural Education Centers

Since 2007 TellAsia Ministries has been running 79 rural education centers in our Varanasi region. Through these simple and efficient outreaches thousands of children have learned to read and write while also coming to know Jesus. Now we’re excited to be launching rural education in Lucknow Region. On Feb. 3rd we organized a teacher training for new centers which are …

A Village Transformed

In Mujhara Village Pastor Shyam leads a small house church for the Musahir People Group. The plight of children of the village who were not attending school was very sad. They were wearing dirty, stained clothes. Some had running noses with flies sitting on their faces. Most of them looked underfed. They were talking to each other using filthy language. …

Precious Tears!

Surbhi (not her real name), a 21-year-old unmarried girl, was brought into captivity and sexually harassed by a Hindu ‘Baba’ (guru). He hypnotized her so she would not cause trouble, and treated her cruelly. She was raped and beaten almost every day. The “Tantrik” (godman) and his son exploited her and several other women who frequented the Tantrik’s ashram. Human …

Flooded Homes

Varanasi is facing the worst flooding situation since year 1978. The Ganges river in the district has crossed the danger mark and waters are increasing every day.  This has inundated low lying areas in and around Varuna and Ganges river. More than 100,000 people have been affected by these floods that have forced people to flee their homes to a …