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Voluntarism in Jhumlawang

Dharma! Academically, the word is understood as ‘religion’. However, in Jhumlawang, people use the word ‘dharma’ to mean ‘the good work’. It is specially used

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All for Secondary Level School

Jhumlawang, Rukum There is a 13 year old boy in Jhumlawang whom teachers and elder people of the village would prefer to avoid meeting. The

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Raj Bahadur Gurung (1976-2014)- Founding Chairman of JVF-NEPAL
Raj Bahadur Gurung
Raj Bahadur Gurung (1976- February, 2014) Founding Chairman,and Field Co-ordinator (2008-2014) JVF-NEPAL Raj Bahadur Gurung, one of the founding members of Jhumlawang Village Foundation ( JVF-NEPAL), and Field Co-ordinator tragically passed away on 6th February 2014 ...
A Japani Dakdor in Our Door
Jhumlawang, Rukum: Dr Ryukichi Ishida is a very quiet person. He does not make noise and rarely makes you feel his presence. And yet, whenever he makes his way through villages ...
Pratiksha wants to play…
Kathmandu: “She wants to walk and play with her new friends,” Narmata Roka says while holding her daughter Pratiksha, “But, doctor saap has strictly told not to move around for ...
‘Nazar’ for Jhumlawang Community Health Centre
Jhumlawang, July 18, 2013. 'Nazar' is Padma Linkha Magar's debut album. Strong believer of 'have to do whatever we can do for improvement of lives', she has decided to donate the ...
Hoping for a Horizon: Stories of loss and survival.
Smita Magar, Jhumlawang, 24th January 2013 "I hope nurses and doctors will come soon," Nar Bahadur Sunar says with a wistful smile, "Then no one will have to go through the nightmare ...
Year 2012: Not the End, But A New Beginning!
Smita Magar, Jhumlawang, 1st January 2013 While other side of the world was worried about the supposed 'end of the world', people of Jhumlawang were rejoicing. For them, the year of 2012 ...
Remembering Roots- Connection of Hopes and Dreams!
Chennai, India, Oct 27, 2011:  "Wishes alone can't fulfill our desires; I have realized that much," Dilsara Setimore, 76, let out heavy sigh and continued, "I don't have money to ...
JVF in America!
New York, August 15, 2011. Jhumlawang Village Foundation USA has been established with the sole purpose of recruiting skilled volunteers and conducting fundraising programs for the various projects run by ...

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