Interview with Bethany founder of the Color for Kids.

By Indu Paudel, Rotaract Club Of Tinau Butwal, Nepal Given the choice between crayons and pencils, I’m sure most kids would go for the crayons almost every time. We hope in color, we dream in color and we are happy when the world around us is colorful. But what happens when children don’t have accessContinue reading “Interview with Bethany founder of the Color for Kids.”

Building international partnerships and making new friends in Nepal during our 2019 Humanitarian Mission.

Rotary is a global community of 1.2 million members who share similar values and want to make the world a better place. Our 2018 Humanitarian Mission to Nepal with 18 Rotarians from 4 districts (7475, 7255, 7410 and 6490) in the USA was a grand success.  We had a chance to network with Rotary membersContinue reading “Building international partnerships and making new friends in Nepal during our 2019 Humanitarian Mission.”

Building Friendship and Fellowship in Arghakhachi.

Winding along the bumpy and dusty roads from Lumbini  to Arghakhachi, Nepal with our 2018 Humanitarian Mission members with the ASHA PROJECT volunteers and supporters, we learned lot about our friends in Nepal.  But as we walked to the top of the School building, we got a first glimpse of the village’s welcoming committee, fromContinue reading “Building Friendship and Fellowship in Arghakhachi.”

2019 Humanitarian Mission

One unique highlight of the trip was when we arrived at the Mha Puja Celebration organized by the Rotaract clubs of Babar Mahal, Rudramati and Rudramati-Babar Mahal at the A-1 cafe in Sankhamole. Mha Puja. Mha Pujā (Devanagari: म्हपुजा) is an annual ritual performed by the Newar people of Nepal to purify and empower the soul as part ofContinue reading “2019 Humanitarian Mission”

New York, New Jersey, Florida and Pennsylvanian Rotarian on their first Humanitarian Mission to Nepal.

18 New York, New Jersey, Florida and Pennsylvanian Rotarian are on their first Humanitarian Mission to Nepal. There goal is to meet with as many Rotary clubs and formulate future joint projects in Nepal. They will be conducting two health camps and visit various schools and meet with students as well as plant trees inContinue reading “New York, New Jersey, Florida and Pennsylvanian Rotarian on their first Humanitarian Mission to Nepal.”

Bringing a Promise of HOPE for Shree Bhimshen Adarsa Madhamic School students in Barumchuli

It began 50 years ago, waiting for that day, when the Nepal Junior Red Cross gives out a “Small box of gift” from the USA. Every year in April, I used to wait for that day, to receive a small box of gift containing two pencils, erasers and few candies. That was, what I mostContinue reading “Bringing a Promise of HOPE for Shree Bhimshen Adarsa Madhamic School students in Barumchuli”

MAKING A DIFFERENCE AWARD

The “Making A Difference Community Service Award” was presented to the ASHA PROJECT to honor the organization for making a significant contributions to the people of Nepal through their time, actions, talents and dedication The ASHA PROJECT was selected for being a role model for compassion, and service and be striving to make the worldContinue reading “MAKING A DIFFERENCE AWARD”

को हुन् उषा महर्जन ?

साउन १५ ,काठमाडौँ। ८८  वर्ष अगाडि नेपालमा जन्मेकी उषा महर्जन पुल्चोककै सबैभन्दा प्रिय र सम्मानित व्यक्ति बन्नेछिन सायदै कसैले सोचेको थियो होला। यति मात्र भन्दा तपाई को मनमा प्रश्न आउन  सक्छ , को हुन् उषा महर्जन? ?कसरी  लोकप्रिय र सम्मानित बनिन ? आज हामी यिनै प्रश्न को उत्तर र उषा महर्जन को जीवनी लाइ समेट्नContinue reading “को हुन् उषा महर्जन ?”

Celebrating Life and Legacy of Mrs. Usha Mahrjan

Celebration of Life and Legacy of Mrs. Usha Devi Maharjan No tribute could ever come close to adequately describing Mrs. USHA DEVI MAHARJAN. अनिच्चावत संखारा उत्पादवियो धम्मिनो उपज्जित्वा निरुझन्ति तेसं भूसमोसुखं!!! Mentor, friend, wife, grandmother,great grandmother—Usha lived a life of many roles and with many talents. Born in Nepal 88 years ago, Mrs. Maharjan would ultimately become oneContinue reading “Celebrating Life and Legacy of Mrs. Usha Mahrjan”

Kabina Singh Maharjan – Cultural Ambassador of the FONNJ

WE are delighted to have Kabina Sing Maharjan being selected as a new Cultural Ambassador of the Friends of Nepal-NJ. Kabina has been presenting her performances at various special functions in the tri-state area for more than 10 years. According to FONNJ President Dr. Tulsi R. Maharjan “We are delighted have Kabina represent us inContinue reading “Kabina Singh Maharjan – Cultural Ambassador of the FONNJ”