Category Archive for: ‘India’

  • Yoga+ Magazine Launching in India

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    The Himalayan Institute is excited to announce the launching of its Yoga+ Joyful Living magazine in India. To celebrate this new India edition of the magazine, Pandit Rajmani Tigunait, PhD., the spiritual head of the Himalayan Institute, is giving a free public lecture series in …

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  • New Projects and Areas of Expansion in India

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    Over the last year, the Himalayan Institute’s work in India has been growing rapidly. Yoga+, the institute’s magazine, will be launched in India this spring, to coincide with a 6-city tour and lectures from Pandit Rajmani Tigunait. The humanitarian projects at the Tibetan Settlements in …

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  • Mahua Trees in Allahabad, India

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    The Himalayan Institute campus in Allahabad, India has been used to test different techniques and crops for the Energy Farming program since 2006 when the first pongamia trees were planted on its land. The most recent addition to the Allahabad campus is the Mahua tree …

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  • 2009 Major Activities and Timeline

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    2009 was an exciting and very busy year for the Himalayan Institute Humanitarian Initiatives. Here is a timeline of major events: HI Cameroon, HI & Tibetan Partnership, HI India, HI Mexico January In depth planning trip to Rabgayling Tibetan Settlement in South India to begin …

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  • Energy Farming at the HI Allahabad campus in India

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    In 2000, the Himalayan Institute purchased a 30-acre campus on the banks of the Ganges River in North India to create an educational retreat center. This campus was originally developed to host an excursion of over 500 people from around the world to the Maha …

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  • Protecting the Pongamia Plantation

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    3,500 pongamia seedlings have been planted at the Himalayan Institute Energy Farming demonstration site at the Tibetan Rabgayling Settlement. The seedlings have been doing very well and are now about 3-4 feet tall. Once fully mature, the seeds from these trees will be used to …

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  • Alleviating Water Scarcity in Jakiri

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    The Himalayan Institute Cameroon with support from the Buffalo Arts Studio has been working to address water scarcity in rural Cameroon. November to April is the dry season in northern Cameroon – 6 months with hardly any rainfall. During this time, rivers dry up, municipal …

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  • Preparing the Land

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    The Himalayan Institute Energy Farming team at the Tibetan Rabgayling Settlement has set to work preparing the land for planting young pongamia seedlings. Currently, the seedlings are doing very well at their nursery where they were planted only a few months ago. A tractor from …

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  • Origins of the Himalayan Institute, Tibetan Collaboration

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    The seed of the Himalayan Institute Tibetan Community Center vision was planted in winter 2007, when an Institute member introduced the HI Community Center concept to representatives of the Tibet Fund, an independent US-based nonprofit organization that works closely with the Central Tibetan Administration and …

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  • Planting a Biodiesel Nursery

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    On March 22nd P.S. Reddy, project manager for the Energy Farming Pilot Project at the Tibetan Rabgayling Settlement, finished the planting of 10,000 seeds of pongamia pinnata. Many members of the project’s founding group were there to assist in the work. Rigden, Rabgayling’s Agricultural Extension …

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