2021 Wonderful News!

We begin 2021 with wonderful news! An anonymous donor has gifted Kilung Foundation the funds to complete the construction phase of rebuilding the Kilung Shedra! We are now requesting donations to fully furnish and equip the Shedra complex – temples, classrooms, dormitories, library, kitchen, community rooms and health clinic. Here are the four levels of …

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Kilung Shedra 2018 Construction Video

View this summary of the construction of the Kilung Shedra in 2018 HERE. This video details the history of the shedra, its destruction by fire in 2016, and the current rebuilding of a modern shedra that will serve the educational, community, and spiritual needs of Dzachuka nomad children and monastics.   Funds are still needed …

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Nyima and Yangzom

As a result of the fire, the hardships of continuing the schooling in temporary structures, and construction delays, there was no school or shedra this year. Here are the personal stories of two Dzachuka children who have been impacted by the closure of the Kilung Children’s School after the fire that destroyed the structure in …

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Shedra Rebuild update

The past 18 months after the fire have been busy ones for the Kilung Foundation. The new building site has been cleared in preparation for construction to begin. Thanks to gifts from Asian students, a new well has been established to provide clean drinking water. Architectural plans have been developed for a new three-story, modern …

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