Posted on December 13th, 2009, by

Following the 1st Conference for Environmental Protection, Ven. Dy. General Secretary, K. Chungyalpa, Khenpo Kalsang, Chotrim Woser Jungney & ECC member, Tashi gave a talk to the Students of Thumi Sambhota School, Gangtok in order to motivate them to protect the environment. Rumtek donated  Use Me garbage bins and issued the Environment Guidelines booklet.


On behalf of Environment Association, Coordinator Gyaltsen Sonam takes Use Me waste bins to Sir Thutop  Namgyal Hospital, as well as environment guidelines booklets to distribute to share awareness.


Omze Woser Rapten teaches the young monks about the environment using lessons from the 1st Conference on Environmental Protection for Kagyu Monasteries and Center


Each of the monks of Rumtek & Institute is involved in planting trees on the auspicious occasion of H.H. the 17th Gyalwang Karmapa’s 25th Birthday.


The students of Karma Dharma Chakra School perform a Drama on deforestation and emphasize on the importance of planting trees.


From Left: Head-Eastern Himalaya,WWF,  Head of Rumtek Environment, Head of  WWF Gangtok, General Secretary of Dharma Chakra Center Rumtek, Sr. Vice President of WWF US and other WWF staff, Secretary of Nalanda Institute.


Signs put up all around Rumtek to encourage a change in attitude among the monk body and also of vistors.


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