Archive du blog pour June 2013

Photos from the mountains

Tibetan monk in meditation at the Yilung Lhatso lake at an altitude of 12 800 feet Stupas in Eastern Tibet Two Tibetan monks contemplating the vastness of the high plateaus of Eastern Tibet

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‟Bad World” Syndrome

The media seems to play on the fascination that we seem to have with violent, malicious, and perverse actions. A criminal who commits a horrible crime will be discussed much more than a volunteer who helps the elderly. Perhaps this fascination arises because of the shock we feel by atrocities that deviate so much from… Read more »

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A Visit to Barefoot College – 2

It is 7pm in February 2013. In a little village in Rajasthan, we enter a small room in a house just bordering the village pond. The room is lit by two storm lamps, recharged during the day by solar panels. Approximately 30 girls ranging from 6 to14 years old, accompanied by 4 or 5 young… Read more »

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