Lha’s Cultural Exchange Programme provides a unique opportunity for people to experience the Tibetan culture and the people of McLeod Ganj first hand. Visits to local cultural centres, museums, temples, the Tibetan government-in-exile and non-government organisations, schools and institutes take place to suit the interests of each group and speakers tell them of their […]
Volunteer Job at Lha: English Teacher By Addison Kamb from the United States I was raised by a former Buddhist nun from Myanmar – raised to value meditation, raised on mantras of peace, raised with a respect of the way Buddhists view the world. So when I was applying for a fellowship at my school, the […]
Volunteer Job at Lha: German teacher and Contact news writer By Agnes Kugler Hello, my name is Agnes. I am a student from Austria and I volunteered with Lha for a little over two months. My main purpose for coming to McLeod Ganj was actually to do research for my Masters thesis on Tibetans living […]
Lha has installed a new water filtration system at Kamrao Gapa Tibetan Settlement. It is the 25th system that Lha has installed under the Lha Clean Water Project and is expected to benefit the health of the 229 residents of the settlement. Our grateful thanks go to the Tibet Relief Fund UK who funded the […]
Lha hosted three student groups this month as part of our Cultural Exchange Programme. The third group was from Rustic Pathways. Fifteen students from therevolunteered with us, helping Lha students improve their English through multiple group activities and one on one tutoring. This group was with us for three days.We thank all 33 students who […]
Lha’s monthly mass clean up took place on May 20 with around 90 people taking part. Lha students and volunteers were joined by the people who eat at our community soup kitchen and cleared up one of the largest illegal dump sites on Jogiwara road in Mcleod Ganj. The Clean Upper Dharamsala Programme (CUDP) […]
Volunteer Job at Lha: English teacher by Tony Collier There’s a saying which goes “the best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others”. Volunteering with Lha offers you just that.
Under the Cultural Exchange progamme, Lha hosted this year’s first student group from Rustic Pathways. Eleven students visited from the Lycée Français de San Francisco, a bilingual French school. During their three day stay in McLeod Ganj, the students engaged
Another mass clean-up took place in Mcleod Ganj on April 15, organised by Lha as part of our Environmental Protection and Awarness project. There were more than 90 participants including Lha staff members, students and volunteers. The clean-up started from the main
By Ben Byrne / May 5, 2017 Volunteer Job at Lha: English teacher and Contact magazine writer. I first arrived in McLeod Ganj in February 2017. I’d been tramping about in India since November.