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January 29 2018

Towards Sustainable Harmony

Karuna-Shechen's approach to helping communities is a unique balance of responding to urgent problems while applying sustainable harmony to factor in the needs of future generations. The term "sus...

January 13 2018

Balman Chantyal: Our Solar Power Partner

A broad smile lights up the face of a man who helps spread light to some of Nepal's most remote villages. Balman Chantyal is the director of Ulyalo Ghar, our partner in Nepal for solar power instal...

January 13 2018

Beautiful Turquoise Ocean: Our Karuna Girl

In his latest work Un demi-siècle dans l’Himalaya (Half a Century in the Himalayas), Matthieu Ricard recalls his two encounters with Drouk-kar Tsho, a little Tibetan girl whose gentle smile has bec...

January 6 2018

A School for Children in Remote Taplejung

As part of our mission to provide access to education, Karuna-Shechen plans to build one school every two years in a remote area of Nepal. Previously we built a school hostel in Humla and a school in ...

December 30 2017

Joyful New Year from Matthieu Ricard

Matthieu Ricard sends you a joyful and happy new year message with a wish for compassion in 2018. See what we will accomplish together and make a donation to help make our work possible!...

December 5 2017

WHAT WE WILL ACCOMPLISH IN 2018

See what we will accomplish in 2018 and beyond: EDUCATION PROVIDE QUALITY EDUCATION Beneficiaries: 10,300 children Objective: To give children in isolated rural communities access to quali...