Monthly Archives: October 2013

Lessons from Nepal 3: Village Life

I recently spent a few days in Manegau, a Tamang (ethnic group/caste) village in the hills outside Kathmandu, enjoying a homestay and relaxing with the other volunteers. The natural beauty around Manegau is almost indescribable. The village sits at an … Continue reading

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Lessons from Nepal 2: Body Consciousness

Living in Nepal requires an entirely new mind-body relationship. The way I move in space, the way and amount in think about my body, and the way I present my body are so different from the way I lived in … Continue reading

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Lessons from Nepal, Part 1

It’s my one-week anniversary of being in Nepal, and I have learned so much. Turns out that time here moves just like it does in the US and in Israel—I simultaneously feel like I have been here forever and for … Continue reading

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