News

November 13 2018

Improving Nutrition for Better Health

In Bihar, one of the poorest states in India, 80% of children under five and 68% of women under 50 are malnourished. As part of our mission to provide a better future for people in need, Karuna-She...

November 2 2018

Building Our Clinic in Jharkhand

Throughout the year, we are sharing updates as we build a health clinic and training center in the Indian state of Jharkhand. We invite you to follow along as the project unfolds and comes to life. ...

October 22 2018

Save the Date! Giving Tuesday is November 27

This #GivingTuesday, get ready to spread a message of compassion! The perfect gift for family, friends, teachers, colleagues, and clients. On November 27, Karuna-Shechen is proud...

October 1 2018

India: 120 village preschool workers trained!

More than 120 childcare workers and government supervisors took part in a training held by Karuna-Shechen in September. The topic: the role of play in a child's life and the benefits it provides. Thes...

September 17 2018

Yoga for Karuna: Join the Movement!

Together, we’re building an altruistic movement! Please join us to support children and women in need in some of the most remote and underserved villages of northern India, the birthplace of yoga. ...

September 2 2018

Yoga For Karuna: How it Began

Yoga for Karuna is a collaborative effort, born from the goodwill of a few yoga enthusiasts and expanded to spread a message of kindness and solidarity to build a better world! Ulrika Dezé is a yo...

August 24 2018

Welcome Back to School! – Matthieu Ricard

Matthieu Ricard shares his best wishes for all the children and adult students returning to school this fall. Each year, your generous donations to Karuna-Shechen improve the learning conditions for t...

August 20 2018

Nepal: A School for Children in Funglin

At 2100 meters above sea level in the mountains of Nepal, we’re building an elementary school to provide 80 young children access to a quality education that respects their Sherpa heritage. Const...