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Dalit Goods Co. Dalit Candles is the trading arm of Life Association, a UK registered charity that builds and manages schools and children’s homes in some of the poorest parts of India and also a hospice in Kolkata for the Dalit people. The profits from the sale of their products supports their work in both the UK and India.

Our candles are handed made in the Dharavi slum, Mumbai providing work for around 20 Dalits.They are then hand filled with blended beeswax in Dalit Candles own production unit where they are packed along with our range of spices, providing valuable employment for 10 Dalit people.

Our soaps are hand made in Kerala using 100% natural ingredients and produced in an all women enterprise preferring and providing employment for around 30 disadvantaged ladies.

Over the years Life Association has educated over 10,000 children, many who are orphans and who would otherwise receive no education.