Laxman turns his life around

Our Kathmandu refuge carer, Sangita (pictured wearing a scarf), finds 14-year-old Laxman stubborn at times. Yet she can see that he loves to read and learn new things. His "house father" has observed that he is a little shy and quiet, while the other refuge boys find him very helpful and kind. Laxman's progress since

Tattoos in Gent

Over the years I've been delighted to embrace the arts as a way of fundraising and for therapeutic purposes or income generation in Nepal. But this is a first.... On the 12th January the tattoo studio Noir in Gent, Belgium, will spend the whole day tattooing and piercing to raise funds for our Tipling girls