Monthly Archives: December 2010

Christmas Celebration!

On the 25th of December, we the Gatsal people, celebrated Christmas Day. It was a lot of fun. On this day our students showed their versatility & multitasking nature as they were busy in making cards along with the normal … Continue reading

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Happy Holidays from the Gatsal Family!

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A Sunny Goodbye

Beezy madam, having spent a very busy but memorable time in our community, left for Delhi to catch her flight to the US on the 16th. She shared her visit’s last moments with the staff and children, exchanged goodbye wishes, … Continue reading

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Surprise Birthday Bonfire

A day before her birthday, our Director had the staff secrety arrange a celebration for Beezy Madam.  At supper the staff surprised her in the kitchen with a birthday cake. Then all kids arrived to sing ‘Happy Birthday’ in chorus … Continue reading

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Workshop on Geography Teaching

During her visit, Beezy Madam conducted a workshop on Geography Teaching for the Jhamtse Gatsal teachers. Using participants to explain geography concepts such as change of seasons, day and night, summer and winter solstice, etc., Beezy madam demonstrated how these … Continue reading

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Nobel Peace Prize Celebration

On the 10th, we celebrated the 21st Anniversary of the Nobel Peace Prize being awarded to His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama. As you may know, this day is celebrated in Tibetan and Himalayan Buddhist communities all over the world! … Continue reading

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Special Screening of ‘Planet Earth’

Beezy Madam brought a surprise with her for the Jhamtse Gatsal family: a complete set of the acclaimed ‘PLANET EARTH’ DVD series. The excitement and curiosity was so intense that we could not wait to see the DVDs and immediately … Continue reading

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A Visit From Madam Beezy

Madam Beezy, a long time supporter and friend of Jhamtse Gatsal arrived on the 1st, for a fortnight-long work-holiday visit. This is her 5th visit to Jhamtse Gatsal, and second visit this year. This time, she returned for a longer … Continue reading

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