8 May: Flying to Kathmandu, Nepal

8 May

We were up at 7.30am to get ready to catch the plane to Kathmandu at 9.40am. I was packed the night before and had a good sleep. We all piled into two taxi’s for the airport. We sat… Continue reading

7 May: Walking around Pokhara

7 May

I ended up walking into Pokhara with a mission to buy some gifts for friends. I saw Gordon walking and he joined me.  We walked along and went to a café that overlooks the lake. He told… Continue reading

6 May: Pokhara, Nepal

6 May

I woke up later and Peter asked if I was coming for the interview they had with the Rotarian. I woke up feeling absolutely exhausted and didn’t think I would go. I considered another rest day. Then Pat… Continue reading

5 May: Pokhara, Nepal

5 May

I’ve been unwell still and I find I wake up very tired. I am trying to make the most of resting here. So 10am is my preferred time to get up.

I caught up with Selman around 11am… Continue reading

4 May: Pokhara, Nepal

This blog is reflections on Pokhara since I have been here. I have been walking down at lakeside and connected to the Kashmiri guys, Selman is one of the guys and he has taken a shine to me. I bought… Continue reading

3 May: Pokhara, Nepal

3 May

I decided to sleep in in the morning. The others went to have a meeting. I had some food around 11am. I was told we were going to have a radio interview at a community radio station. Peter… Continue reading

2 May: Closing Ceremony: Ghara to Pokhara, Nepal

2 May, last day

I woke up at 8am thinking it was later. I didn’t have a good sleep on account of a dog that barks non-stop. I am a light sleeper so I stayed awake until the wee hours.… Continue reading

1 May: Ghara, Nepal

1 May

Today I got up at 11am, very late but I tried to stay in bed as long as I could. I was occasionally waking through the night and noticed my throat was sore. I cannot believe this cold.… Continue reading

30 April: Enjoying the Nature of Ghara, Nepal

30 April

I did some teaching on communication which is outlined in the previous blog. After teaching I had a rest and when I came out Krishna, Kailash, Kumari and another teacher were about to go to the temple. So… Continue reading

28 – 30 April: Peace Education Training, Ghara, Nepal

28 April

I spent my first day teaching two classes. The subject was a Culture of Peace. I had Krishna and Kailash with me to help with translation.

A Culture of Peace

Gandhi has a wise saying “there is no… Continue reading

Mohandas Gandhi

“Gentleness, self-sacrifice and generosity are the exclusive possession of no one race or religion.”



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