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 […]
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.
On 18th December 2015, Lha installed its 23th reverse osmosis water purification system, through Rotary Club Dharamshala, at Kand Government High School located near lower Dharamshala, Kanyara Road.
On 11th December 2015, Lha Charitable Trust installed its 22nd water filtration system at Tibetan Children’s Village School Gopalpur, as a part of the Lha’s Clean Water Project which was funded by Apocolypse Krew, Louisiana, USA. SOS Tibetan Children’s Village at Gopalpur formally became operational in 1997. Spread over a thirty-acre estate in lush green […]
I came to volunteer with Lha beginning in May 2015. My initial plan was to stay three months but life sometimes takes unexpected turns and I ended up staying seven months.
On December 1, Dharamshala community witnessed series of events to observe World AIDS Day with the theme of ‘Getting to Zero’ at the main square of Mcleog Ganj. The various HIV/AIDS awareness campaigns such as street procession, free blood test, distribution of pamphlets and condoms, group song, skit performance and awareness talks were jointly organised […]
Lha’s Environment and Health Officer DemayTseringwas one of 20 participants from various health centres who took partin a four-day HIV counselling training from November 9 – 12 organised by the Department of Health at the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA), in collaboration with the Christian Medical College at Vellore, Chennai. The CTA Counsellors Training Programme on […]
Lha Charitable Trust organised an educational talk entitled Key to Academic Success: Your Mindset on November 21 at Tibetan Children’s Village Suja School. The speaker was Mr Gyaltsen, former Education Officer of the Department of Education at the Central Tibetan Administration and a Lha volunteer. The primary aim of the event was to motivate the […]
Lha Charitable Trust’s latest dental and clear vision projects have provided medical, dental and eye care assistance to Tibetan refugee communities in Dharamshala, Bir other Himalaya regions, sponsored by the Louisiana Himalayan Association. This year’s programme provided 248 people with medical check-ups,utra sounds, X-rays, blood tests and urine and stool tests, and 92 people were […]
Lha’s Mass Cleanup this month took place on October 26. Around 70 people took part, including Lha volunteers, students and staff members who enthusiastically tackled the litter around the Temple Road area. The cleanup was organised by Lha in collaboration with the Clean Upper Dharamshala Programme (CUDP). Lha has been working with the CUDP and […]