Monthly Archive for: ‘February, 2014’

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    A Modern Take on Traditional Medicinal Oil

    The “Oil Boil” One afternoon, Pandit Rajmani Tigunait demonstrated this traditional method of making medicinal oil at the Himalayan Institute campus in Khajuraho, India. We happily share these warm summer memories with you at this time for a distraction from the severity of winter. The best location …

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    Our Humanitarian Footprint: Meet Assan

    Assan decided to generate electricity for a town called Dumbo, a town without power in the Bui region of Cameroon. He envisioned a way of using the high-pressure flow of water coming downhill through pipes from a spring catchment to power a mini-turbine generator. He …

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    Our Health Center in Kumbo

    “Our health is our wealth” is a phrase the humanitarian team overhears when they make site visits to Cameroon, West Africa. The Total Health Program, part of Himalayan Institute Cameroon, serves an impoverished, rural population in an English-speaking area in and around Kumbo, Cameroon. In …

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