Share this

An Unyielding Spirit

UmeshParkinson’s Disease

This short film gives us a glimpse of the life of Umesh Salgar, a man from Pune who grapples with Parkinson’s Disease after the shocking loss of his wife. Umesh reflects on his life, and how his once-healthy body now faces the challenges of Parkinson’s, impacting his right leg and hand. The film delves into Umesh’s daily life, showcasing his unwavering spirit as he redefines his habits, meticulously navigating tasks with his left hand, from performing daily Puja rituals to cooking and operating his laptop for work. Umesh Salgar’s story serves as a testament to the strength that emerges from tragedy, echoing the theme that even in the face of adversity, one can find a way to turn the key of life.

More Videos

Familiarize yourself with and expand your vocabulary of disability-related terminology! 
D - Deafness
D - Devices
A - Adjustments and adaptations
V - Vocational training
crossmenu Skip to content
Send this to a friend