Teaching Buddhist Monks

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In this project you will be teaching and helping Buddhist monks. In The monastery at any given time there around 20 to 40 monks, of which there will be 2 classes, one for seniors and one for junior students. The monks are approximately 6 to 16 years old.

VCD Nepal will provide you with a guide to planning lessons for the students but it encouraged that you compose your own lessons and games for the students to keep them stimulated.

REQUIREMENT

Any individual with genuine desire to teach and help the Buddhist monks and who have fluent speaking and writing skills in English language can join this program.


AGE

–  17 yrs+  

 VOLUNTEER’S ACCOMMODATION

Accommodation will be arranged inside  monastery. Volunteers will be provided a private room with bed. Volunteers must share room with other volunteers. Western style common toilet are available.

MEALS

Volunteers will be provided (dal/bhat) authentic Nepali meals and noodles 3 times a day. Tea is served few times a day.

JOB AT THE MONASTERY 

In this program volunteers will be teaching English and other subjects to the Buddhist monks. Volunteers are also encouraged to do sports and other recreational activities to develop their knowledge to understand the out world.

WORKING HOURS

You will be volunteering 2-4 hours a day. Saturday is the day off. During your free time you can explore around.

 


2 WEEKS- 350 Euros
(per person)

3 WEEKS – 450 Euros ( per person)
4 WEEKS – 550 Euros (per person)

EXTRA WEEK – 100 EUROS

PROGRAM FEE INCLUDES

–  Accommodation at the Buddhist monastery, 3 meals a day, public transportation to and from the placement, sightseeing around Kathmandu, language and cultural orientation, airport pick up and drop off.

 PROJECT OPERATES

This program runs all year round. But, as monastery is a religious institution there will be lot’s religious ceremony and Pujas(offerings). During these events there won’t be nay classes. You are always welcome to join the religious events.

PROJECT DURATION

2 weeks to 8 weeks

 Kathmandu valley and surroundings.

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