Christmas Letter

Dear Friends, This year has marked an important step for Shining Hope Foundation with the transfer of the UK foundation along with its supported activities and projects in Luxembourg. Shining Hope Foundation is now registered as Shining Hope Foundation asbl since October 16, 2017. A year particularly intense, full of important events also for Alice Project […]

Alice in Wonderland of Dharamshala, Part 1

Alice project, from the holy land of Kashi to the divine land of Dharamshala On June 24, a group of 81 students and 10 teachers left from Sarnath for Dharamsala, an unknown destination and a busy calendar of events lit up the imagination and enthusiasm of the group. For the youngers, which had never left […]

Meeting with Alice

On May 31, a meeting was organized between Ms Ilaria Gambino, Valentino Giacomin, Graziella Zanoletti, friend and ambassador of the Alice Project, Antoine, great benefactor and Serge from Shining Hope. It was a great opportunity for them to be all reunited during Valentino’s retreat in a Buddhist center the South of France. Selected excerpts: ‘We […]

Participation in the XXXIII edition of Mind and Life: Reimagining Human Flourishing

From March 12th to 16th was held in Dharamsala the XIII Edition of Mind and  Life,  under  the  extraordinary  leadership  of  HH  Dalai  Lama  and  the presence  of  educators  and  scientists  of  the  caliber  of  David  Goleman (author   of   “Emotional   Intelligence”),   Richard   Davidson   and   Michel Boivin. Over 200 noted scientists, educational specialists, Buddhist scholars and […]

Work in Progress in Sarnath

In Sarnath we are proceeding with the renovation of the compound where the Stupa is located. The office has been completed and equipped with new desks. The environment is bright, energizing, and pleasant. Finally we have a large, comfortable and functional work and representation space. Even the kitchen has finally been completed. The roof has […]

Arunachal Pradesh Chakma School Visit

OUR CHAKMAS ARE SPECIAL … Short report by Ilaria, back from visiting the chakma school in Arunachal Pradesh, waiting for more detailed information. “I met some residents in Deban, I have to say that our guys are really special compared to others. To see them always at school, always in the same clothes, sometimes you […]

Last day of the students of the Tibetan University

Wednesday March 28th was the last day of the students of the Tibetan University. They informed to the principal that tomorrow during the morning assembly, they wanted to thank to all the teachers, students and the entire Alice family, to letting them come here and attending the classes. The in charge of the students said […]

Teachers from the Tibetan University at Alice School

On March 16 was the second day of the teachers from the Tibetan University at Alice School. These students are the b Ed students who who are at Alice school for their internship and they will be coming for next 10 days. Most of them they are the future teachers of English and some are from […]

Week of conferences on the theme of education

The interesting week of conferences on the theme of education organized by Mind & Life and presided by His Holiness the Dalai Lama ended yesterday in Dharamsala. A special and meaningful event where scientists and educators were confronted on a fundamental theme: how to develop the potentials of human beings through education to achieve individual and […]