All posts in: "Elderly"

  1. Padam Kumari and her Activities

      Padam Kumari is 81 years old. She has been living at the Old Age Home since shortly after Nepal’s devastating earthquakes of 2015. In her old age, Padam had lived for a while with her son’s family, but her son often ignored her needs and the elderly woman fell…

  2. New mother at Mata Tirtha Old Age Home:

    Recently, locals noticed a Nepali woman spending day and night laying listlessly around the grounds of the Machyanarayan Temple. Despite the fact that she appeared weak, impoverished, unwell, and homeless, a few thoughtless people became annoyed and tried to chase her away. More compassionate members of the surrounding community reached…

  3. The Priceless Gift of Sight

    EYE CAMP at Siddhartha Academy in Sallaghari, Bhaktapur In coordination with Nepal Netra Jyoti Sangh, and partnership with Siddhartha Academy in Sallaghari, Ranjgung Yeshe Shenpen conducted a free eye camp on 31stMarch, 2018. This eye camp targeted the elderly residing near Katunje, Thimi, Suryabinayak and other surrounding areas to Bhaktapur.…

  4. Food For Elderly

    Not everyone in life is fortunate to be surrounded by loved ones and family members. Many of our elders in the society have to take refuge in the old-age homes. Offering Annadaan or donating food freshly prepared with love and care is a great way to please the members of…

  5. Eye Camp-'Sundarijal'

    ‘Gokarneshwor Scouts’ in collaboration with ‘Tilganga Eye Hospital’, organized an Eye camp at Sundarija, Nayapati-Genius School on Saturday,12th November 2016, which was supported by Rangjung Yeshe Shenpen. When I reached the location around 7:30 am, there were already many people lining-up for the registration which commenced at 8am. Scout volunteers…

  6. Dental Camp at Old Age Home

      Rangjung Yeshe Shenpen organized a two day dental camp at Mata Tirtha Old Age Home for the 23 elderly mothers living at the home.  The clinic was led by Dinesh Pyakurel(a well known dentist) along with his medical team Rusha Mahat and others.   On the first day of the camp, the…

  7. Spotlight on Eye Camps

    During the month of February, Shenpen has concluded 3 major eye camps at Matatirtha Old Age Home, Sikharapur School Pharping and Kakani Scout Premises. We organized an eye camp at Matatirtha Old Age Home on 12th,February 2016, in coordination with our project partner Nepal Scouts, who brought the medical team…

  8. An Eye Camp: From the View of a Sponsor

    I have been living in Nepal studying at Rangjung Yeshe Institute for three and a half years.  The last two years, I gave a donation to Shenpen towards eye camps for the elderly in my name, my two niece’s names’, and my godchild’s name. For me, it feels like the…