We don’t have to be a celebrity to help others
Amit the founder of ‘Breast Cancer Group’ online… shows how a desire to help others lead to some great outcomes…
Four years ago as I was so desperate to connect with others going through breast cancer (while on Chemo and having sleepless nights) …. I found an online connection with the founder of ‘Breast Cancer Group,’ Amit. I was very welcomed and soon connected with many other women from all over the world. Their support, their stories inspired me to tell my story and sharing’s. After many conversations with Amit and his amazing passion for helping others it was a pleasure to help him with further build this wonderful group, as an administrator and support role. Claudine
Amit is a very inspiring person, with the work he does for disadvantage children to support them through having a better education in his homeland India. And for the many women dealing with breast cancer who he connects from all over the world… that count today is over 1250 members … and Amit has Ever since I have been an administrator there has not been one day that Amit misses interacting and supporting the group… We asked him a few questions … around why …
|Your Name||Amit Agarwal|
|City of Residence||New Delhi, India|
|Occupation or Experience||Energy Healer|
|Your Passions/Interests||Healing others|
|A Favourite Quote||“Life is a school where you learn how to remember, what your soul already knows”|
|A personal message / inspiration||Keep on going irrespective of any kind of hurdle in life.|
What inspired you to begin the Breast cancer group? What was your mission at the beginning?
One of my online friend’s sisters from USA had breast cancer. She used to discuss her journey with me, her emotions, her treatment, recovery everything with me. This inspired me to start this group at Face Book on 23.7.09. My mission: is to help create awareness, early detection and diagnoses for improved outcomes of treatment. .During disease woman has to go through so many emotions and confusions related to medicines and treatment. Here they all can discuss and share with each other and can guide and receive guidance from one another and feel lighter.
What inspiration do you get from those who gather on this site?
They inspire me to keep going irrespective of any kind of hurdle in life.
What other community support are you involved with?
I am in the process of formation of Ngo which will look after education of unprivileged children.
What inspires you to bring this support to the community? What do you stand for?
My belief for my life is to serve others selflessly. I can feel that I am following right path of life by GODS grace.
What message would you give to others going through some kind of challenge in their lives?
You could look beyond the challenge for a higher purpose… My belief is that challenges are part of our life and that they are there to recognize our soul’s purpose… to move ahead and live a life that we have taken at birth. These problems are not to break us but to build our life.