Dutch Foundation for Ladakhi Nuns

to support tibetan-buddhist nuns in Ladakh, India



Knippen en Scheren The Wild Geese and development organizations NCDO give a magazine, called P! In a previous issue was a call to supply a photograph on the theme of 'hair'.

Ladakh Monks


Voorstelling Ladakh Monks in Tropentheater
21 november 15.00 uur.

Informatie: www.tropentheater.nl
Telefoon: 020-5688500

Felix Meurders - © Leendert Jansen

Eighth Ladakh Festival: October 24, 2010


Rosenstock-Huessy House
Hagestraat 10
2011 CV Haarlem


Updates 19/10/2010



The buildings of the Ladakh Nuns Association affected by the cloudburst and flood. Here is their report.

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After the disaster in Ladakh, most tourists left as soon as possible. Some of them, however, remained to help with cleaning up the mud, searching for missing persons and restoring roads and bridges.

Here is


Ramp Ladakh
  Photos: Nana Ziesche

In recent days, the DFLN repeatedly was called with questions about people in Ladakh, or about nuns who are sponsored.

First, our Vice Chair Maria van der Westen and her husband


Leh floods During the past few days disasters happened in the area between Pakistan and Tibet: because of cloudbursts in the normally dry area of the Himalayas, heavy mud streams came thundering down the




Despite the recession, the tip jar for Gephel monastery in Ladakh again well filled.

The guests throughout the season gave the large amount of € 980, -. This is a welcome addition to the study


Sunday, May 16 Anneke van der Heide and Ellen Poelen successfully finished the Marike Walk in Nijmegen. This 10 km run brought in the first € 400, -  for the prayer wheel for the nuns of Nyerma.

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Our translators Nicolai and Reena,

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