February 16 2020
"If we evince more concern for others, we will all act with the view of remedying injustice, discrimination and poverty" - Matthieu Ricard, Altruism Inequality and injustice...
“Now is the time to extend the circle of compassion to a greater number
of our fellow human beings.”
Give Villagers in the Himalayas a Chance
to Create a Better Today and Build a Brighter Tomorrow:
Karuna-Shechen offers local, sustainable solutions that improve the living conditions for over 250,000 people every year in remote villages of northern India, Nepal, and eastern Tibet.
Rooted in altruism, our work is based on the active participation of rural communities, respectful of cultural heritage, and dedicated to preserving local natural resources. Our aim is to develop projects that in the future can be sustained by the villagers themselves, independent of external help.
December 19 2019
"The work of Karuna-Shechen is what is the dearest to my heart, and I wish to express my deepest gratitude to those who have so generously made this beautiful work possible." ~ Matthieu Ricard s ...
Meet the villagers, our team, and all those who make our work possible. Discover the values that guide and inspire us. And learn how your generous support improves the living conditions of 250,000 peo...