Scouting: On 18 May, volunteers Gilad and Satya visited 3 villages in Champi district, southwest of Chapagaon. They gave us the following report: All houses that did not collapse in the earthquake were badly damaged. Some people have started to rebuild in a temporary fashion in the main village, but tents/tarps are urgently needed as everyone is still… Read more »
Scouting areas in need: On 18th May, director of Vajra Varahi Healthcare clinic, Alba Leiva, visited Shantivan and spoke with villager Sushila. Sushila is related to one of Phakchok Rinpoche’s monks at Pal Do-Ngak Nyida Mindrol Norbuling monastery. She reported that most houses are damaged, some totally destroyed, and ninety percent of villagers are currently… Read more »
IMPORTANT UPDATE 12th May 2015: This message was posted before today’s new big earthquake measuring 7.3 which was followed by several strong aftershocks. This has obviously had a serious impact on the team in Nepal. More updates will be posted as soon as possible when we know how this latest news will affect our work. … Read more »
On the 10th and 11th May, we distributed 175 tarps and food supplies in Talamarang VCD, Sindhupalchowk. Here are some photos:
On Saturday 9th May, Ka-nying monks Karma Sherab, Chopel Gyatso, and Kunzang Namgyal travelled to Mane Kharka with Dr. Pasang who is providing medical help there. The team stayed there overnight and returned on Sunday. They visited three villages: Mane Kharka, Majuwa, and Margoni and distributed medicine, tarps, and food supplies. Here are some photos:
Photos from our delivery of tarps and food supplies to Baruwagabisa Ward 1 in Yangri, Sindhupalchowk on 8th and 9th May.
Sarog Tamang delivered 15 tarps and 4 sacks of rice from us to the Arubot village in Kavre district.
As previously reported, on Saturday 9th May, Kunzang Namdak and a group of other monks and volunteers travelled to Gunsa Ward 3 in Sindhupalchowk to distribute requested tarps and food supplies. Here are some of their photos: