Braille Slate, Stylus, English & Hindi / Tamil Trainer Plate, Geometry Set, White Cane. Word Block (5), Cube, Tracer Wheel, Paper(20), Taylor’s Frame, Abacus, Type sets, Manual, Back pack. It is designed to teach braille to blind children at home in developing countries with no access to special education. The Universal Braille Kit has a braille cube, an alphabet plate, a braille slate and stylus, a standard abacus and instruction manuals.
The UBK has been conceived and developed by Vidya Vrikshah, a non-profit trust in Chennai as a basic solution to enable any literate person, preferably the mother, to impart braille based basic literacy to the blind child, even at home and even at the pre-school stage. It comprises of devices designed to help the blind to learn to form braille letters, words and sentences, write, learn normal handwriting, basic arithmatics and drawing.