Tsoknyi Gechak School Report

from Fionnuala Shenpen, School Director.

In April 2014 TGS reopened for our second full school year. As the school is now running lower KG, Upper KG and classes 1 to 5 we welcomed three new lay teachers to our staff. There was some internal re-structuring as we shifted to class teaching rather than Grade teaching from Classes 1 and 2 and also added Science for classes 1 to 5.
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TGS Update: Dosai Holidays

During the Dosai Holidays Dorje Lopan Kunchok Drolkar and senior Nun Pema Yangkyi taught the schools nuns Mipham Rinpoche’s peaceful dance every evening. Our friends Libby and Kaleb gave a music workshop and everyone really enjoyed singing Jen Laun’s version of the Dorje Yundroma prayer. Gen la Bhumthar added a version of Rinpoche’s long life prayer Amdo style to the repertoire.

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