Saying Hello to Everyone You Meet

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 […]

Hallo und Tschüss*

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 […]

Volunteering With Young Children

By Graham and Kristy Henderson The children still talk about the Chinese government. At first, they asked why the Chinese government was so mean to the Tibetans, why didn’t they like Tibetans.  As their understanding grew, they incorporated the story into their games. Sitting in our hotel room one night, they dressed up in “monk […]