The GRIHA award was presented to the Light of Life Trust at the National Conference on Green Design 2013, organized on 14th February 2013 at the India Habitat Center, New Delhi by Dr. R K Pachauri, Director-General, TERI & President, ADaRSH for Exemplary Demonstration of Low-energy Material Application in their Jagruti project.
ADaRSH conducts regular site visits to all GRIHA registered projects to check compliance with the various criteria on site. These visits are conducted over the entire life of the project. The ADaRSH team conducted several site visits in 2012. Based on these visits, they have been able to internally identify some of the key projects, with outstanding efforts and execution, for compliance with GRIHA criteria.
They received the NGO Leadership & Excellence award from ABP News in 2013.