Monthly Archives: October 2010

LHA-BAB-DUCHEN celebration!

On 29th October, We, the Jhamtse people, celebrated the LHA-BAB-DUCHEN.. This is one of the four major Buddhist cultural events! According to the Tibetan calender, it occurs on the 22nd day of every 9th month!  All the staff as well … Continue reading

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Any Reason to Party…

On Thursday, the 21st, we had an awesome party with all the staff (teaching & non-teaching) & our Director sir.. We had Chicken Bar-B-Q …it was such a fantastic night for us! The main as well as the head cook … Continue reading

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Clinic Update

As of today, 19th October 2010, there are only four children in the clinic receiving treatment. Our Nurse, Miss Nandita says that the situation is not serious and the remaining affected children will be out of clinic very soon.

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New Sanitation and Hygiene Committee

In order to put in concerted effort to further improve cleanliness and sanitation around the Jhamtse Gatsal Campus, a new committee, namely, the Sanitation and Hygiene Committee, has been constituted. Gatsal School Nurse, Miss Nandita Devi & Mr. Ngawang la, … Continue reading

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TV News Watching Program

In view of the fact that our community is located in a remote area bereft of many opportunities and exposures that are available to people living in cities and towns, it is deemed extremely necessary to facilitate, encourage and develop … Continue reading

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Jhamtse Gatsal Clinic

Our One Room Clinic, run by our newly recruited registered professional Nurse, saw a sudden spurt of activity as some of our children recently suffered from chicken pox and are receiving treatment at the clinic. As the affected children came … Continue reading

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Gandhi Jayanti Celebrated

“An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind” — Mahatma Gandhi Like everyone in India, and hopefully around the world, here at Jhamtse Gatsal, we celebrated Gandhi Jayanti and paid rich tribute to the Millennium leader … Continue reading

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