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October 1 2019

What we share with yoga: altruism and harmony

The Yoga for Karuna initiative arose from the shared commitment of several yoga teachers and Karuna-Shechen’s desire to make the world a better place. Return to the source: clarity of the mind Ou...

August 28 2019

Promoting Quality and Equality in Education

Laxmi is a bright teenager and a shining example of why Karuna-Shechen focuses on improving education in the Himalayas. Sitting at a wobbly desk in a makeshift building that wasn’t secure enough to ...

August 27 2019

Educating for a Better World

Education is a major challenge for humanity. It is a main factor to fight poverty and inequality, and to ensure a better future for all. Yet there are still many obstacles to access to education, whic...

August 22 2019

Our Education, Our Future

Education is a fundamental right. For back to school, give others a chance to learn for life! At Karuna-Shechen, we use education as a tool for good, helping people to develop their intrinsically...

June 4 2019

From the Beginning: Rooted in Altruism

Karuna-Shechen brings people together from around the world to act for the common purpose of building a more just and altruistic world. How it started? Our founder Matthieu Ricard was born in Fr...