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Tzu Chi Buddhism in Action


Visiting the Tzu Chi kidney Dialysis Centre and their recycling centre was a great and constructive experience for our monks and nuns, and for the other few NGO participants. Many activities we participated were very similar to what BNF has been trying to advocate to our nuns throughout BNF’s trainings. We all came back with

Tzu Chi Buddhism in Action2016-09-07T19:23:02-07:00

Visit to Kasih Hospice Care Society (KHC), Kuala Lumpur


Another successful programme was the visit to the Kasih Hospice Care Society, a non-profit organization, established in 1997 together with other committee members of Losang Dragpa Buddhist Society. It provides hospice services to patients with terminal illnesses in line with the Buddhist philosophy of universal compassion in dealing with the living and the dying. This

Visit to Kasih Hospice Care Society (KHC), Kuala Lumpur2016-09-07T19:11:39-07:00

An Agent of Change: Empowering Bhutanese Nuns


By Craig Lewis Buddhistdoor Global | 2016-08-12 | Nestled between China and India on the eastern edges of the mighty Himalayas, the tiny Buddhist Kingdom of Bhutan is remarkable for a number of reasons. Perhaps best known for prioritizing “Gross National Happiness” over the shortsighted acquisitiveness of economic growth and for its sustainable approach to

An Agent of Change: Empowering Bhutanese Nuns2016-08-16T11:38:26-07:00

Impacting change in Delhi


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Impacting change in Delhi2019-08-03T16:49:41-07:00

Vacancy for a Site Engineer


The Bhutan Nuns Foundation (BNF) is pleased to announce a vacant post for the Site Engineer. TERMS OF REFERENCE  Site Engineer Duration: 24 Months, with possibility of extension Duty Station: Tshalumaphey, Thimphu Bhutan Objective of the Contract with expected results/outputs:   Under the overall supervision of the Executive Director and Board of Directors, the Site

Vacancy for a Site Engineer2016-06-07T15:20:06-07:00

Nunnery observes menstruation day


Menstruation mat­ters to everyone, everywhere. This is the unapologetic theme of this year’s globally cel­ebrated menstrual hygiene Day. Social taboos, nega­tive norm and embarrass­ment mean that menstrua­tion is too often not given the attention it deserves. This is true despite the fact that half of the world menstruates. Additionally menstrual hygiene has important implications for

Nunnery observes menstruation day2016-05-30T18:07:38-07:00