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  1. Dhola' in my eyes

    We along with Chokyi Nyima Rinpoche started our journey from the White Monastery on Friday 4th March, 2016 at around 8 a.m. Our first stop was at Trisuli River where Rinpoche released more than 100,000 live fish he had purchased from butcher to save their lives. It was a life…

  2. Shenpen Annual Newsletter – a Review of 2015

    There is a review in photos and texts of the year 2015 in Nepal. Hope you will enjoy reading Shenpen’s latest Newsletter.     You can also read Shenpen’s Winter Newsletter in pdf on our website: http://www.shenpennepal.org/newsletters/  

  3. Sharing warmth with”Homeless” people

    Under the guidance of Chokyi Nyima Rinpoche along with a delegation of monks from Ka-Nying Shedrub Ling Monastery, representatives from Rangjung Yeshe Shenpen and students of the Rangjung Yeshe Institute, Shenpen distributed much needed warm clothes such as jackets, hats, and blankets to over 300 people suffering from the cold…

  4. Timuri, Rasuwa Relief Project

                On August 7th, 2015, a team of monks and volunteers left Ka-Nying Shedrub Ling monastery in Boudhanath, KTM loaded with earthquake relief supplies destined for the Timuri/Sertang villages in the Rasuwa District of Nepal. The families of Timuri/Sertang have lacked adequate shelter since the…

  5. Trouble In Tipling: Difficulties and Determination

    On July 8th (*the first group left separately on July 6th), monks from Ka-Nying Shedrub Ling and volunteers from Shenpen packed almot 7,000 tin sheets and other supplies (such as tarps, rice, and vegetables) into three trucks and two jeeps to head to the himalayan region of Tipling. They left…

  6. Relief For the Poor In Pharping

    On June 30th, monks from Ka-Nying Shedrub Ling and volunteers from Shenpen went to Pharping to deliver 28 bundles of tin sheets to 28 families in need. Shenpen had received word that even though this area had already received aid, these 28 poor families still had not received anything and…

  7. Meet our new volunteer, Dana Cervoni!

    Dana was enrolled in summer program at Rangjung Yeshe Institute. She booked her flights and accommodations, purchased visa and insurance but as of a massive 7.8 m earthquake hit Nepal on April 25th, the damage caused by the earthquakes, her classes at RYI were cancelled, leaving her with no plans…

  8. Good News From Bethan!

    We just received these wonderful photos from Bethan VDC of villagers using the materials we supplied them on June 26th to build temporary shelters. You can also see images of some of the locals’ damaged homes that we have obtained. To read more about our work in this region, please…