Hefferan (Darjeeling) Nepaly Lady 1890 (ca)
Living History by Heema Rai on Ornate exclusive jewelry of an old woman. She is from the Kirat Kulung Community of Nepal (Eastern Region).
Grandmother by Heema Rai on A Kirat Kulung woman looks at my camera. Her jewelery and her scarf is representative of this place called Chheskam.
Happy Sakela-Kirat Rai festival in Nepal. Indigenous culture and youth!
Limbu Women by praveenchettri. people photography, world people, faces
From my cousin Lenuka's album. Her mom (my aunt), grandma and aunt (my aunt too).
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Chheskam is an eco-san and and open defecation free village.
Meet Dhiraj Rai who uses recycled human urine as fertilizer in his farm. He learnt this method through our eco-san village initiative in Chheskam.
A deep relationship with nature and craft- this what makes Chheskam special. A village tucked away under the massive Mera Peak range famous for its allo "stinging nettle" fibre production.
A small measure goes a long way!
We meet and work with real life "superwomen" everyday. Here, a lady from Chheskam is carrying her baby and fodder for livestock.
When we say that we go deep, and we listen to the community, we mean it. Here's one fundamental change we made within ourselves for the community.
Our farmer centered approach to agriculture has created new income opportunities to some of the most remote communities.
From Nepal to USA - exchange of ideas, culture, solidarity and fun.
Progress on our 9 school construction target of the first year since the Nepal Earthquake of
We have fun while we learn. Ask our community members.