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Project Updates January 2021

TISE Himalayan International School in a COVID-19 context Despite the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, the students at THIS continue their educational program, including live virtual classroom sessions by the teachers.

Project Updates

In our blog Siliguri Adventures, you can follow the latest news regarding the progress of the International Himalayan School Project

Mandalas: Mirrors of the Cosmos Exhibition Opens in Paris/ Vernissage de l’exposition Mandala à Paris

Co-organized by EVA and Architecture & Développement, the exhibition Mandalas: Mirrors of the Cosmos will open in Paris on Monday, 12 May 2014. Une exposition unique en Europe Mardi 13 Mai à 18h00 – Conférences «Héritage Himalayen et perspectives» Charles Ramble, Colin Millard, Katia Buffetrille, et en présence de Samtem Karmay. Tibétologues et professeurs émérites.…

TISE Himalayan International School Programme (THIS) in Siliguri, India

Tise Himalayan International School (THIS) has been established to give children of a cultural Tibetan background scattered in many Himalayan countries, a school that would enable them have access to quality education while preserving their cultural, linguistic and spiritual traditions. The school is built near Siliguri, an emerging industrial city in northeastern India, easily accessible…

Himalayan Medicine School Programme

Tibetan Medine school class

In this part of the world, many communities lack adequate healthcare facilities and qualified healthcare providers. Most villagers have to walk to the nearest simple clinic or hospital, which can be 4 or 5 days away. Unfortunately, many die on the way. It does not have to be this way. The Himalayan Medicine School Programme,…

Mandalas: Mirrors of the Cosmos A unique exhibition with 16 extraordinary Mandalas

A Mandala is an ancient and potent symbol found in several Asian religions, including Hinduism, Buddhism, and Bon.The Tibetan word for mandala, kyingkor, means ‘centre [and] circle.’ This term implies an intimate relationship between the core and the periphery, as noted by Professor Charles Ramble, in the introduction of the exhibition catalogue. The sixteen unique…