Category Archives: Bhutan

Please Support Nekorpa’s Work in 2013

Dear fellow pilgrims, What a year in 2012 for Nekorpa projects in Tibet, Nepal, Bhutan and Sri Lanka. And we are excited to announce a new project in northern India for next year. Please join us on our journey to protect … Continue reading

Posted in Bhutan, India, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Tibet |

Nekorpa’s collaboration with WWF in Bhutan continues

Have a read of Nekorpa’s recently published “In The Lair Of The Tiger: Taksang-Bhutan’s Most Iconic Sacred Natural Site” in The High Ground: Bio-cultural diversity and conservation of sacred natural sites in the Eastern Himalaya. And check out the other great … Continue reading

Posted in Bhutan, World Wildlife Fund for Nature (WWF) |

A message from Nekorpa’s Founders

Matto Pistono and Josh Elmore at Maratika Cave in Nepal December 9, 2011 Namaste fellow pilgrims, Nekorpa has had a busy and productive year working to enrich and protect sacred pilgrimage sites.  We have built partnerships, started innovative programs and … Continue reading

Posted in Bhutan, India, Mongolia, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Tibet, Uncategorized |

Pilgrimage in Himalayas in Boulder, CO, August 11

PILGRIMAGE IN THE HIMALAYAS Slideshow and talk by Matteo Pistono; free and open to the public When: Thursday, August 11 6:30-8 pm Where: REI Boulder, 1789 28th Street In this engaging slideshow, Matteo Pistono shares majestic images from the Himalayas … Continue reading

Posted in Bhutan, Events, Mongolia, Nepal, Tibet |

Nekorpa’s work in Bhutan featured in Kyoto Journal

In May 2010, Nekorpa, the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), and Bhutanese Buddhist leaders met at Taktsang Monastery to study the confluence of traditional pilgrimage and conservation. This effort is but one in a growing movement which understands that … Continue reading

Posted in Bhutan, International Network of Engaged Buddhists, Kyoto Journal, World Wildlife Fund for Nature (WWF) |