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The school provides accommodation and education to girls from impoverished families living in the remote highlands of Upper Mustang on the border with Tibet and of nearby Buddhist Himalayan regions.
The educational system of Upper Mustang Nepal has as its foundation the Buddhist doctrine and, with rare exceptions, there are no other schools outside of the monasteries and religious communities.
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Summer Term Has Ended This summer, news from the school has been sporadic due to poor network access. So quite a lot of news to share now. Summer has passed and now students who have families, and those who can get home, have now left for a one month vacation...
olidays begin for the youngsters and more news on our Apple Tree project The end of the winter term has arrived at the winter school in Pokhara and the younger girls who can get home, and those who have homes to go to, have set off for Upper Mustang for their one...
Today, is the beginning of Tibetan and Chinese New Year celebrations for 2146. We are entering the year of The Earth Pig. Special prayers (puja) have been recited in school to purify diseases, obstacles and misfortunes in the coming New Year. 2 days ago Gutor,...