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That night

Annapurna That night we were very tired afte 2 days of walking up the mointain. We went to bed with the night's fall. In the deep nigh flashes were crossing the sky from end to end. The rain was clearing the heavy atmosphere of the day's heat and dust of labor. There...

Back in Africa!, a letter by Nicoletta, from Uganda

Back in Africa! This is my coming back to Africa after 8 years and when the plane landed in Uganda I was so excited. The villages are so beautiful, tropical vegetation all around mangos and avocado trees and that smell of dust and herbs that bring me back memories and...

Poon Hill – A story by Dero, Nepal

     In the early morning light, we leave the road before sunrise. Me and three friends. Our plan is to go to Poon Hill. We also have to go to Nayapur first to go here. Nayapur cars are far from us. So we used city buses. I have never watched the sunrise in Kathmandu....

Day Two of the Workshop – By Shrija, Ina and Savaș, Nepal

The day's activities started at 11 o'clock, when participants started arriving. We began with an energizer called "Guess the Leader", where a person stepped out of the room, and while they're gone the rest chose a leader whose movements and gestures they copy without...

First day of workshop – By Dragos and Deren, Nepal

Sleeping Shrija Game The workshop activities started with a "get - to -know - each - other" game which is called "Sleeping Shrija". Everybody had 5 minutes to find an action based on the initial of their names. In the second step each one had to say their name...

Wind chimes in Nepal

Volunteers made wind chimes out of paper spokes. The training was facilited by Ms. Sagarika Bhatta. The process was said and practically implemented at the same time. Volunteer then followed her. They weaved paper spokes into wind chimes with the help of thread and...

Fear of the Monkeys

Savaş confides us his feelings about our cousins ​​monkeys...   Ever since I could remember, I'm always scared of monkeys. when I was a kid, I watched "Planet of the Apes" movie. This film is the reason I'm afraid of monkeys. Last Tuesday we went to Monkey Temple. I...

Insight to my own Culture

A special point of view, from Nepal...   We visited Swayambhu and Basantapur just last week. Ina was asking me about the significance of Swayambhu and various other monuments, however I couldn’t answer her. I have been visiting these places for years. Swayambhu is...

Paper baskets

Some volunteers in Nepal want to share their new experience with all of us...   Last week we all learned how to make basket out of old newspapers and magazine papers. I and my friend reached a bit late so we had to catch up with others. It was my 1st experience on...

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