Monthly Archives: July 2014

My Culture – My Heritage (2014-15)
My culture My Heritage

In the second phase of the project HCHF organized one week workshop at Lonpo House on heritage education conducted by Dr Sonam Wangchok, secretary, HCHF and Yangchan Dolma, a research student from Himachal University. During this many folk stories were collected from the students. Students from several schools attended the workshop. Field trip to heritage sites was also organized during the workshop and at the same time they were taught to do audio

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A delegation met CEC, DC (2014-15)
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A delegation led by Dr. Sonam Wangchok, Secretary HCHF, called on CEC, LAHDC and DC Leh with regards to conservation and preservation of historical monuments found all over Ladakh, and specially appeals for prevention of any damage or destruction caused to any built heritage in the course of modern infrastructural developments. The delegation especially drew attention towards prevalence of such practice in road widening projects. The presentation

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HCHF Ladakh calls National Commission for Minority for including Bhoti in JNV Leh (2014-15)
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President, HCHF Prof. Geshe Konchok Wangdu, and  Secretary HCHF Dr Sonam Wangchok who is also a member of Parents Teachers Council, JNV, Leh called on the Member National Commission for Minority Tsering Namgyal Shunoo in New Delhi on Monday and demanded the inclusion of Tibetan language & literature (Bhoti/Tibetan) as an optional in JNV Leh. Earlier the demand was submitted to the Union Minister of Human Resource Development & Chairman NVS,

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Workshop on Ladakhi folk songs (2014-15)
Khaspa dang Zhunu

Ladakh Culture Forum (LCF) in collaboration with Himalayan Culture Heritage Foundation (HCHF) and LAMO organized a daylong workshop on folk songs of Ladakh. Renowned folk singer, Tsering Stanzin was chief guest on the occasion. It was the fourth workshop under Khaspa dang Zhunu organized by the organizations. Sharing his experiences, Tsering Stanzin who is also an astrologer from Skurbuchan said that he had memorized about 110 folk songs from his

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Workshop organized on reviving and preserving monastic rituals (2014-15)
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A week long training workshop organized by Himalayan Cultural Heritage Foundation (HCHF) in collaboration with Pegon Phagspa Nastan Bakula Institute on revival of monastic rituals dedicated to different tantric deities concluded at Monastic School of Spituk Gonpa on 01 July. Prof. Geshe Konchok Wangdu President, HCHF, Geshes and monks from Pegon Phagspa Nastan Bakula Institute, Dr Sonam Wangchok, Secretary, HCHF, Gey Lobzang Gyaltsen trainer, committee

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