Strengthening Tibetan Civil Society
Two of Lha Charitable Trust's staff, Mr Lobsang Rabsel, Deputy Director and Miss Dorji Kyi, Programme Manager, attended a three-day conference Strengthening Tibetan Civil Society at Tarabling, Dehradun from April 7-9.
The conference was co-hosted by SOIR-IM, The Tibet Fund and the Tibet Relief Fund. Around 35 representatives from 20 different Tibetan civil society organisations (CSO) and non-government organisations (NGO) gathered for the conference.
"This conference might be the first and the…
World Storytelling Day
World Storytelling Day is a global celebration of the art of oral storytelling. It is celebrated every year on the spring equinox in the northern hemisphere, the first day of the autumn equinox in the southern.
On World Storytelling Day, as many people as possible tell and listen to stories in as many languages and at as many places as possible, during the same day and night.
Seeing storytelling as one of the best means to promote early childhood literacy, World Storytelling Day (WSD) organised…
Lha's First Project of 2016
On January 6, Lha Charitable Trust distributed 130 super high quality micro-fiber quilts with extra cotton cover to Jampaling Elder's Home and to 30 other needy people in the communities of Dharamshala, Himachal Pradesh.
The free distribution event was graced by the presence of Secretary Mr. Sonam Topgyal Khorlatsang and Additional Secretary Ms. Tsewang Dolma of Home Department, Central Tibetan Administration and Mr. Wangchen, Director of Jampaling Elder's Home. Mr. Sonam Topgyal and Mr.…
24th Clean Water Project at Bir Tibetan Society
On 23rd December 2015, Lha Charitable Trust installed its 24th water purification system at Bir Tibetan Society, as a part of the Lha's Clean Water Project which was funded by Vietnamese Devotees from USA and Canada.
Bir Tibetan Society is a Tibetan refugee settlement in the Himalayan village of Chowgan on the outskirts of the town of Bir, in the state of Himachal Pradesh in northern India. Bir Tibetan Colony was established in the early 1960s by Chokling Rinpoche following the exile of the…
Installation of 23rd Water Filtration System
This filtration system is funded by Apocolypse Krew Louisiana, USA. Rotary Club President, secretary and other eminent rotary members also took part in this function, and school students performed dances and sung song.