September 29, 2022

Himal Kalasutra Forest Festival- 2022: A celebration of Himalayan Nature and Culture

Nestled in the greater Himalayan ranges and serving as a gateway to Trans-Himalayan valleys bordering Tibet, Munsiari is a typical mountain town blessed with a backdrop […]
July 21, 2022

Kamal Mehra : To serve the nation with honour

Kamal was born and brought up in Dudila, a small village near Chaukori. As a recipient of a scholarship from the Himalayan Education Foundation, he completed […]
July 21, 2022

Palak Bankoti : To make affordable medicines for a healthier world

Himalayan Education Foundation (HEF) encourages girls in the rural Himalayan communities to aspire to higher professional goals.  HEF has been providing scholarships for promising girl students […]
June 3, 2022

Computer Lab @ Himalayan Inter College : Ten years on

In 2012 smartphones had not yet infiltrated every aspect of life in the remote Himalayan village of Chaukori. The Internet was yet to make its presence […]
May 2, 2022

Sony Thakuni: Programming for a better future

Sony Thakuni is a native of  Munsiari, a remote frontier town near the Indo-Tibetan border in Kumaon. Overlooking Panchachuli snow peaks in the greater Himalaya and […]
April 28, 2022

Himalayan Inter College : Striving for social wellbeing

“For a healthy and well functioning society, it’s essential that all members of a community think and work together towards achieving shared aspirations and common goals.” […]