Voluntary Work

Drikung Kagyu Samtenling Nunnery in Dehra Dun, India is looking for a voluntary english teacher for buddhist nuns. Room and meals will be provided. Working hours will be for three hours from Monday to Friday. Anyone interested is to write to the secretary, DK Nunnery at  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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Medical Fund

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All staff members, monks and nuns of Drikung Kagyu Jangchubling Monastery, Samtenling Nunnery, Kagyu College and Songtsen Library pay Rs. 500.00 per annum towards the Medical Fund. Their medical costs are fully met by this fund. All other members including the students pay Rs. 300.00 per month and they too receive full medical benefits.  Health Talks and Environmental Conservation talks are also held for the monks and nuns. The senior monk Konchog Wangchug, a Health Worker, is on the staff to look after the monks and nuns health needs. Ms. Sangye Chödon is the matron for the small monks.

Donations towards this fund are most welcome, as they will benefit many sick persons as well as the donors themselves. The donations can be sent to the Medical Fund, D.K. Institute. For details please visit our section Your Support.

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In Search of Truth
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