“One should do nothing other than what is directly or indirectly of benefit to living beings.”

Shantideva
8th Century Indian Buddhist Saint

Robin

Our First Organic Farm Day by Robin

Written on January 5, 2014, by

On January 4th 2014, we organized our first organic farm day. Three scientists from the Palampur University’s Organic Agriculture Department, and three of their staff, came to demonstrate various composting techniques on our land. At our request, Palampur University has agreed to “adopt” our project. Thus, they will visit regularly to provide free trainings to  Continue Reading »

A Battered Woman’s New Life by Robin

Written on January 3, 2014, by

Priya, a beautiful and bright 24 year old Indian woman, came to SHRI Free Clinic complaining of tinnitus. By her second visit, we determined that she had a much more urgent problem. During the case taking, she shared her story. Priya’s father had been very violent. Surprisingly, Priya’s mother had divorced her father when Priya  Continue Reading »

Rajasthani Treatment Camp by Robin

Written on March 27, 2011, by

Today we walked 3 hours round trip through terraced farm fields to provide free, homeopathic medical care to a small encampment of migrant workers from Rajasthan. Currently, Rajasthan is on of the poorest states in India, so these workers and their families, come north in search of jobs. The only jobs available to them are  Continue Reading »