The Peoples' Institute for Re-thinking Education and Development

Swaraj Jail University, Udaipur - An Introduction

The film features the highly innovative Swaraj Jail University based in Udaipur, Rajasthan, India. It is a space for the learner-inmates to connect to their deeper purpose and passion. This project was initiated in October 2018. Thanks to facilitators core team: Diken Patel, Indira Talreja, Monu Kushwaha, Priyank Kashyap and Manish Jain. All the music has been written and sung by the learner-inmates themselves - Parmeshwar Bhai and Judge Bhai. More music videos on the Jail University Musicians youtube channel. Film by Sanjay Maharishi and Govind Kharol. Film produced by the Indian Multiversities Alliance ( and Shikshantar Films ( We welcome your involvement in the project.


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