Tzu Chi’s love to Pahang Flood 2015

Tzu Chi’s love to Pahang Flood 2015

【Send Love to Nepal】20150822 Home sweet home

【Send Love to Nepal】20150822 Home sweet home

A group of young volunteers in Nepal have also stepped up to form the first Tzu Chi media volunteers team in the country. Next, we meet three outstanding young men who have learned much from the Tzu Chi volunteers in the past month.

【Send Love to Nepal】20150822 Bringing Jing Si Aphorisms into schools

【Send Love to Nepal】20150822 Bringing Jing Si Aphorisms into schools

After founding the first TIMA chapter in Nepal, volunteers took the next step by holding the first Tzu Chi Teachers Association meeting in the country. Principals and teachers from 18 schools gathered at Seabird International School to learn how to integrate Jing Si Aphorisms into their curriculums.

【Send Love to Nepal】20150821 Helping students one building at a time

【Send Love to Nepal】20150821 Helping students one building at a time

We begin today’s program in Nepal. Kuleshwor Awas Secondary School in Kathmandu home to 700 students, was severely damaged by the earthquakes in April. Tzu Chi has decided to build 11 pre-fab classrooms on behalf of the school, which was specifically set up for students from low-income families and is considered one of the best […]

【Send Love to Nepal】20150820 Helping out a solitary senior

【Send Love to Nepal】20150820 Helping out a solitary senior

Next we travel to Nepal; in Bhaktapur, 80 year-old Chini Maya lives alone in a less than ideal living environment. After hearing about the senior`s situation, Tzu Chi volunteers came to visit her and helped clean up her home.

【Send Love to Nepal】20150819 Education paves way to brighter future

【Send Love to Nepal】20150819 Education paves way to brighter future

In the impoverished village of Lumbini, Nepal, villagers mostly farm and work odd jobs for their livelihood. Concerned about their children`s future, and hoping to save them from a similar fate, six years ago, residents asked Venerable Metteyya Sakyaputta to help set up a school so that children have access to quality education.

【Send Love to Nepal】20150819 Nationwide strike in Nepal

【Send Love to Nepal】20150819 Nationwide strike in Nepal

A two-day nationwide strike was held in different parts of Nepal starting on August 16th. For safety concerns, Tzu Chi`s disaster relief and medical team members temporarily suspended outdoor activities and held a spiritual cultivation camp instead.

【Send Love to Nepal】20150818 Working for betterment of community

【Send Love to Nepal】20150818 Working for betterment of community

Next, we travel to Lumbini, Nepal to meet Buddhist monk Metteyya Sakyaputta (Ma-teh-ya Sak-ya-put-ta), who established three schools in Lumbini, providing free education to over 1,100 impoverished students.

【Send Love to Nepal】20150817 Vicious circle of poverty and illness in Nepal

【Send Love to Nepal】20150817 Vicious circle of poverty and illness in Nepal

As we have learned in our previous reports, medical resources in the Lumbini, the birthplace of the Buddha, are limited. Unable to afford timely access to medical care, many residents are forced to endure daily suffering from injuries or disease, as well as the loss of loved ones.