Dutch Foundation for Ladakhi Nuns

to support tibetan-buddhist nuns in Ladakh, India



Increasingly, the Dutch Foundation for Ladaki Nuns (DFLN) and the Ladakh Nuns Assiociation (LNA) was approached by people who wish to volunteer in Ladakh. For those who are considering, it makes


Article - Newspaper of the North, photographer - Kees van Veen
by - Annemarie Hommes

On November 19, 2006 and 1918 was the second Ladakh Festival in St. Gabriel Monastery in Haastrecht. In two days there were over one hundred visitors present.

 Erica Terpstra en licht in ladakh

The festival was opened by our patron,


Jessica Mack, Joan Moonen, Sonam Angmo (translater), Aniek Jaartsveld

The purpose of our trip

The purpose of our trip was to visit 6 nunneries in the remote Zanskar region to show them the Tibetan


Last week I was phoned by an employee of Cordaid .

They are quite enthusiastic about the approach of our project. It focuses on independence, equality, and comes from the country.


Festivalbezoek The Ladakh festival, we can simply call succeeded. Saturday there were over thirty visitors, and on Sunday the turnout was truly overwhelming! In total during the weekend over a hundred


This year started well. During the board meeting on February 26 jl got a lot of news on the table. We would like to share with you there and hope that is helping us.

Doris Eddelb├╝ttel recently became the sole director of the German DFLN. Last January, she visited Ladakh in order to gauge the progress of the construction of the monastery in Nyerma. She also


The creation myth of our trip to Ladakh took place on a Wednesday evening in the Woodhead Lounge at Wesleyan. Jenny, Ben and I were enrolled in a small seminar with Professor Willis on Women and

Marlies Bosch

Activities Summer 2005

We are pleased to inform you about developments of DFLN activities during the summer.
Although there three weeks before leaving for Ladakh, on June 5, with just

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Our translators Nicolai and Reena,

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