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The story of the education of Tibetan refugee children in India.

Tibetan Schools Society.

The story of the education of Tibetan refugee children in India.

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Published in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Tibet.,
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Refugee children -- Tibet.,
    • Education -- India.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[Edited by Sham Narayan]
      ContributionsSham Narayan, 1907- ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLC3501.T5 T52
      The Physical Object
      Pagination94 p.
      Number of Pages94
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5479586M
      LC Control Number73202167

      One of India’s biggest assets is its young people. According to the United Nations, India has the most youth of any country, boasting an estimated million people between the ages of 10 and China is a distant second with million. But one of India’s biggest (and most important) challenges is educating all of those young people. Jampaling is a Tibetan refugee camp, not far from Pokhara, a city to the west of Katmandu. The place looks like a rural village – small cottages and one-story rows of tiny apartments, scattered. We created a groundbreaking education system aimed at both preserving Tibetan culture and empowering the nuns to live and become leaders in the modern world. "By supporting the Tibetan Nuns Project, you are giving hundreds of Tibetan Buddhist nuns in India the opportunity to practice their religion in a safe and empowering environment, at a.


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