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What we learned

Micah LeMasters, Participant

After our homestay we had planned on spending a couple of quiet days at a beautiful little spot tucked away on a hillside that is part of a seemingly endless ripple of land that grows from the hot and arid plains of the Indian subcontinent until it......Read More

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Namaste🙏✌️

Ainsley Bradbury and Grace Amjad, Participant

At our home stay, we’ve spent a lot of time experiencing life in the foothills of the Himalayas. It’s been a lot of sitting on the roof and admiring the villages and vegetables. We learned a new technique for growing vegetables and went a......Read More

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Village Photos + Update

Instructor Team, Participant

Here are a few photos from the village so far. Our time has been spent hiking in the foothills of the Himalayas, quiet talks and reflections about our experiences, learning to dance and laugh with local kids and enjoying the breathtaking views that......Read More

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A full day at the ashram

Alise Adornato, Participant

We took the steep trail to the ashram expecting sore legs and a day full of chores, instead we left with a smile, a tinge of sadness, and the realization that we had grown as people in the most inexplainable way. Entering the ashram, we greeted each......Read More

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I Am Different

Grace Amjad, Participant

I am different I have been here for four days and I am completely different I walked 9.5 miles today It was the hardest thing I have ever done But it was the most amazing day I have ever had I took a bucket shower 20 minutes ago And I didn’t even......Read More

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I can’t do manual labor correctly

Casey Beiswenger, Participant

I can’t do manual labor correctly. I can write well, and read any book I want. I can read Latin, which is arguably pretty pointless. I have access to basically all information, and I can get it within seconds. But I can’t correctly till the......Read More

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Wealth is tricky

Jasmine Hanna-Funk, Participant

I’m sitting in a pile of leaves that spreads wider than the tree reaching over my head And I’ve never thought of myself as wealthy, But I saw a man pushing himself down the line at the train station Sitting cross legged on a scooter I could have......Read More

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March 19th: a day full of food, so many colorful...

Katrina Frei-Herrmann, Participant

March 19th: a day full of way too much food, so many colorful fabrics, and too many dogs we couldn’t pet. As Americans, most if not all of us have some type of domesticated animal, whether it is a fish, guinea pig, cat or dog. We treat these......Read More

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Landed!

Dragons Admin, Participant

That group of intrepid travelers has landed safely and excitedly in India!...Read More

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Student Introductions!

Hathaway Brown Students, Participant

Grace I’m 16 and a junior in high school. I love to travel, take photos, cook, and read. I am most excited for the homestay- to be able to make a connection with a family completely different from my own and to see how they live their lives.......Read More

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Introduction

Micah LeMasters, Participant

23 February 2018 Yangon, Myanmar Greetings from a little monastery tucked away on the outskirts of Yangon. My name is Micah and I am so excited to be joining you in India in just a few weeks. I am writing to you from my little room here at Kuang Su......Read More

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Welcome!

Dragons Administration, Participant

Friends at Hathaway Brown, How wonderful it is to welcome you to your Hathaway Brown and Where There Be Dragons Yak Board for your upcoming course to India. It may seem like the fall semester just began, yet March is fast-approaching! In just a few......Read More