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Student and wise rabbit

The residential students of Alice Project

The residential students are doing well. 5 of them appeared in the board examinations this year. Three of them: Suneel, Masoom and Rinchen were in class X, while the other two Amar and Kappin were in class XII. After the exams they have the plan to go back to their villages to meet their parents […]

Meditation and Agriculture

Let us show you some beautiful pictures of Alice students showing that children successfully combine meditation and agriculture work. All area of land are full with vegetables: tomatoes, beans and other delicious seasonal vegetables!
Girl at Good Luck Ceremony

Good Luck Ceremony

On 4th March the school organized a farewell for the students of class X and XII. Actually instead of saying a farewell ceremony, we call it the good luck ceremony. Because we believe that there is never a farewell for a student form his/her school. The students are always welcome to the school and they […]
Sanjai Yogi

The Story of Sanjay

We used to call him Sanjay Jailer but now we call him Sanjay Yogi. We found him in the juvenile house; where he was brought as an orphan. As we found him from the juvenile house and after he was brought here after a long struggle, and we had some other Sanjays here, so we […]
Lama-osel

I got emotional !

Lama Osel Lama Osel who paid a visit to the Alice Project School while speaking to the students Lama said: “Virtuous actions are very important. One should try to utilize the time which one has as a human to use it as much as possible to do good actions. So that one can find the […]
Lama Zopa Rimpoche

The secret of a successful Education

“Our school is different” The students and the teachers were very fortunate to get blessed by the very venerable Lama Zopa Rimpoche who was here at the Tara Temple on 18/01/17. While speaking to the students he said: “Do not always think about the ‘self’, the ‘I’. Think for the greater interest of everyone. Dedicate […]

Alice Project Christmas Letter

  Alice is now an adult, according to the past parameter of the age of majority. 21 years old! 21 candles to mark a long and sometimes difficult path. From the 75 initial students to the 1100 present ones. From the tiny three-classroom school building in Sarnath to the present three-school structures. The schools are […]

Alice Project – Universal Education

We arrived at Alice Project School in Sarnath near Varanasi on Tuesday afternoon and stayed over for the night. We had a fantastic welcome by Sudakar and the 26 resident children. Some of these children were from a Himalyan tribe known as Monpa and the others were Chakmas, aged between 4 and 18, refugees from Arunachal […]

Another reason yet to meditate

According to Harvard Gazette, this is the first time that meditation has shown to affect emotional processing in the brain outside of a meditative state. Meditation practitioners can improve emotional stability and response to stress.   The meditation techniques used for this study consisted of mindful meditation (focuses on developing attention and awareness of breathing, […]

The Art of Meditation

Watch this video where Matthieu Ricard explains how we can train our minds in habits of well-being.   You can find more information about meditation techniques and tools for well-being in his book ‘the Art of Meditation”: Amazon describes it as “A number one bestseller in France, this is an elegant and inspiring short guide to […]