and mrs sidhu
“They are like the roots of the tree. The beautiful
tribal tree-image from Bastar, which symbolises all that inspired our
beginnings, was given to us by them.
"As my parents, they opened the windows of my mind to nature and
art – inculcating a love of cultures and peoples. I remember travelling
with them all over India in their car. Whether visiting a remote tribal
'haat', or looking for a special orchid, they would always seek out
the road less travelled.
"Both are avid environmentalists, and are constantly trying to
inspire others to involve themselves in ecological programs. They are
active participants in many of Delhi's citizens' initiatives, and apart
from advising and guiding People Tree, they act as its ambassadors in
many institutional forums and gatherings.”