Monthly Archives: November 2011

Pop Quiz Answer

Here’s the Answer! Painting (A) of the Tawang monastery was done by the boys of class 7! (Sangey Tsering, Dorjee Norbu, and Rinchen Tsering) Painting (B) is by the girls! (Rinchen Lhamu, Phurpa Yangzom, and Tsering Wangmu A) It’s so … Continue reading

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A Day of Shocking Bad News

It was the morning of November 23, when the school was in normal session, and we got two items of bad news for the Jhamtse Gatsal Children’s Community. Unfortunately, it was the news of two deaths. We lost the grandfather … Continue reading

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Happy Children’s Day

Children’s Day was celebrated at Jhamtse Gatsal Children’s Community in an amazing style! As you may know, we celebrate Children’s Day in India on 14th November, the birthday of our first Prime Minister, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru. Pt. Nehru was very … Continue reading

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Experiential Learning Opportunities

Many supporters of Jhamtse Gatsal will be happy to hear about the recent additions to the Jhamtse Gatsal staff and skill set. We now have a very skilled carpenter on staff who has been working on creating some beautiful and … Continue reading

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Experiential Education

The children at Jhamtse Gatsal have always been involved in all projects at the Children’s Community, whether building — assisting in the new bathhouse construction, helping the driver with car repair, painting, and doing all the tasks necessary in the … Continue reading

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Jhamtse Gatsal Turns 5 Years Old

November 5, 2011, was a day to remember in the young history of Jhamtse Gatsal Children’s Community! It was the day we celebrated our 5th Annual Day to commemorate our five years of achievements and accomplishments. They have been wonderful … Continue reading

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Applying Eastern Principles to Modern Leadership and Architecture of Learning

While activities abounded at Gatsal, we also decided to share our knowledge and learning with a larger audience in Tawang. Jhamtse Gatsal Children’s Community with the support of Environmental Protection Society, a volunteer non-profit organization, organized a one-day workshop for … Continue reading

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October at Gatsal

Last month was action packed at Jhamtse Gatsal! We had many learning experiences and many opportunities to put our minds, hearts and muscles together to carry this wonderful community forward. I know you were robbed of the opportunity to participate … Continue reading

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