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Travel-kula…[feb 26-mar 12]

Passports, please! Yes yours, you’ll need it. We’re heading to Nepal! Our version of “armchair travel”, will rock your world. Enter into the adventure with us. The sights, sounds, tastes…the people will ignite you from within. Listen, learn, transform, collaborate, empower. Dare to see…really see the people of Nepal. Be inspired, changed by their stories. […]

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Seeds of Exchange focus & essence

C’mon in, take your coat off, grab a comfy seat and cozy or refreshing drink, exhale (maybe it’s been a long day! :), and make yourself at home. The focus right now is sharing the story of our journey to and work in Nepal [Feb 26-Mar 12, 2015].  We invite you to stretch your wings and […]

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What are we doing in Nepal?

The purpose of our trip is to collaborate with Nepali indigenous leaders to foster community empowerment, be ambassadors of friendship, & create a virtual travel community through the stories of those we meet. Our collaborators are in a courageous and counter-cultural position, advocating for poverty alleviation, greater access to education, job skill training, health care, […]

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Nepal nutshell itinerary

Feb 26 – flight takes off from Denver – stops in New Jersey, New Delhi [India] and we arrive in Kathmandu the morning of Feb 28. Feb 28 & Mar 1 – spend time with our friends & the kids in their children’s home & explore Kathmandu. Mar 2-6 – head to Tikapur for a women’s conference with […]

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Women’s conference in Nepal…sharing the love

One of the pieces of our work in Nepal is creating and hosting with our Nepalese partners a conference in Tikapur, Nepal [March 3-6]. We are told that there will be somewhere between 550-850 women. Our conference theme is this… This is a revolutionary and empowering message to women who were legally-freed from generations of […]

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Bollywood song – Om Shanti Om

I am playing a clip of this Bollywood song to kick off my speaking session on being crazy-Loved at the women’s conference in Tikapur, Nepal [March 3-6, 2015]. PS – Sophia and I watched this film, Om Shanti Om, a few weeks ago – fantastic!  The man in the song is Shah Rukh Khan, an Indian […]

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The Tharu of Nepal


For the past 60 years, the Tharu people of Nepal have been enslaved, trafficked, discriminated against and impoverished. We are honored to be working with some of these extraordinary and courageous women and cannot wait to share their stories, voices, and pictures with you.