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Restoration of a sacred stupa

Himalayan Cultural Heritage Foundation (HCHF) is restoring one of the most sacred stupas in Ladakh. It is believed that this stupa contains the relic of Arhant Nyima Gungpa. The stupa is situated in the Saboo Monastery precinct and was deteriorated due to time factor, rain and snow. The stupa is being restored by the HCHF’s stupa experts and the cost of the restoration is being borne by the Saboo Monastery.

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A heritage week to be organized in Chushul, Changthang
chushul

Chushul: To study old heritage sites and restoring them, a team from Himalayan Cultural Heritage Foundation (HCHF) Leh led by Dr Sonam Wangchok visited Chushul village in Changthang. Youth Association Chushul organized a meeting on October 27, 2016 to discuss on reviving and restoring the age old cultural heritage. One among the aims and objectives of the Youth Association Chushul is preserve and promote the valuable traditional cultural and historical

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Workshop on “Reviving Intangible Heritage” in Nubra
Nubra Ladakh

A ten-day training workshop on traditional music (Daman and Surna), folk songs and folk dances organized by Himalayan Cultural Heritage Foundation (HCHF) in collaboration with villages communities of Yar-zhung, Nubra, on 22nd October, 2016. MLA Nubra, Deldan Namgyal presided over the concluding function. Twenty trainees participated in the Daman and Surna training and women groups from Arunu Yokma, Aranu Gongma, Ayee, Kubet, Hargam and Taksha participated

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SEMINAR ON MY CULTURE-MY HERITAGE
Nubra Ladakh

Smt. Tsewang Dolma, president LBA women wing, Nubra presided over a seminar on My Culture-My Heritage organized by Himalayan Cultural Heritage Foundation (HCHF) in collaboration with Govt. Degree collage, Nubra on 20th October, 2016. My Culture-My Heritage is a youth oriented project initiated by HCHF to impart heritage education to school and college students through different activities. The day-long seminar was attended by scholars, guests and

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