Program Dates & Locations

The Government of Gujarat had launched a program called PADKAR (A Powerful Defense Through Courageous Response) last year. Across the talukas and districts of Gujarat, the program will be implemented through schools and colleges. This year PADKAR Basic Course of 10 days shall be provided to 50,000 girls and additionally 2-day PADKAR Refresher course shall be provided to 50,000 girls who were trained last year.

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The Quick Self Defense Guide

This simple guide will help you understand the basic concepts of self-defense and even provide you with some useful tips.

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Padkar Features

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  • For School / Organisation
    Support the empowerment of women and sign your school up for the Padkar training. Please fill out the form below and we’ll get back to you

    For Coaches
    Contribute to the future of this state and nation by helping train women to protect themselves. You will be provided with the necessary training on the specialized self-defense techniques created for the Padkar program. Kindly fill out the form below and we’ll get back to you


  • Gujarat Government launches PADKAR
    The Padkar training has been designed to offer psychological benefits such as a boost in confidence and belief in one’s own abilities, lower stress levels, and offer better peace of mind.