April 12 2021
Vocational training is central to our goal of empowering the poor in India. Started in 2014 with a few workshops, the initiative has quickly grown into a full-fledged program that is operating success...
“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.
March 12 2021
In November 2020, Karuna launched a major call to action as part of our solidarity movement: Action For Karuna. More than 70 people got involved by organizing virtual or face-to-face events, and thank...
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...