Monthly Archives: December 2012

Merry Christmas from Jhamtse Gatsal

The staff and students of Jhamtse Gatsal will take advantage of any opportunity to celebrate. Yesterday the teachers gathered after class in a secret meeting to plan a Christmas program. During evening Self Study hour, the classrooms became an epicenter … Continue reading

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A Glimpse Into the Garden

“What’s your favorite food?” a wool-capped munchkin asks me thoughtfully. “Blueberries,” I reply intently. “Mine’s momos. What’s your favorite color?” “Yellow.” “Hm,” she processes my answer. “Mine’s sky blue…and green. Do you have a mother?” “Yes.” “And a father?” “Yes.” … Continue reading

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Jhamtse Gatsal in the News

Recently the Managing Editor of a local newspaper, Arunachal Front, visited Jhamtse Gatsal from Itanagar (capital of Arunachal Pradesh) and spent a day here. The local politician especially asked him to do a story on us. Here is the link … Continue reading

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Chief Minister Visit – A Fortunate Time for Jhamste Gatsal

Last Saturday, 1st December 2012, was a red-letter day in the young history of Jhamtse Gatsal as it brought much visibility and attention to our humble and consistent efforts at changing the lives of the deprived children of this area … Continue reading

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