55th Pani Satsang held
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March 13, 2019, Jawalakhel, Lalitpur, Nepal
Nepal Water Conservation Foundation’s flagship program Pani Satsang achieved its’ 55th milestone by organizing a Satsang ,program on River and Nature Conservation and how community cultures be preserved from the haphazard development works carried out across rivers and forests. Minket Lepcha, was the speaker as as well as story teller. Minket was born and brought up in Darjeeling, and has been working on various projects like documenting stories and folklore based on ethnic communities of Darjeeling and Sikkim. Along with Acoustic Traditional, an NGO based on documenting folklore and stories, she initiated exhibition and awareness programme based on the Relevance of Oral Stories in a new Millennium in schools and colleges of Gangtok, Darjeeling and New Delhi (Indian Habitat Centre, Jawaharlal Nehru University and Ambedkar University).