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Nepal: Traditions of the Himalayas

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Khepera’s Introduction

Khepera Lyons-Clark, Participant

Hello Everyone! My name is Khepera (Keh-Per-Rah) Lyons-Clark and I am so so so excited to meet all of you! I am 16 years old and from Oakland, CA. I will be entering my junior year in the fall at Bentley Upper School in Lafayette. When I am not......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Nepal

Nepal: Traditions of the Himalayas

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Pre course resource – Please check it out !

Instructor Team, Instructor

Dear Friends, As we are coming closer to our time together in Nepal where we will explore different cultures in Nepal to a little more depth we wanted to suggest you this beautiful resource that gives one plenty to reflect upon. This talk given by......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Nepal

Nepal: Traditions of the Himalayas

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Information of Malaria and Rabies

Instructor Team, Instructor

Hi all, We have had a few questions about malaria and rabies risk in Nepal. Please see below for our responses. MALARIA We would like to inform you all that we will not be travelling to malaria zones on our program. As instructor, we will not be......Read More

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Introduction

David (Trip) Sherwood, Participant

I am David (Trip) Sherwood. I current live in McLean VA and am a rising senior in high school. My main two interests include the classical world and religion. Especially Roman history and the early spread of Christianity. I also have a strong......Read More

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Hunter’s Introduction

Hunter King, Participant

Hi! My name is Hunter King, I am 17 years old, and I’m from Bend, Oregon. I just finished my junior year at Cate School, a boarding school in Carpinteria, California. At school, I spend most of my time studying, but when I’m not studying I spend......Read More

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Jenna’s Introduction

Jenna Einhorn, Participant

Hi everyone! My name is Jenna and I am so excited to begin this journey with all of you. I live in Potomac, Maryland, which is just outside of Washington, DC. I have an older brother named Zack and a dog named Scout. I swim competitively because I......Read More

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Introduction from Grace

Grace Talley, Participant

Hi! My name is Grace Talley and I live in New York (Harlem) but am originally from Oakland, California. I love to paint, draw, sing, arrange music, cook, and sew, and one of my favorite foods is grilled cheese with ham and caremelized onions. I......Read More

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Our Tentative Itinerary

Instructor Team, Instructor

Welcome to our Traditions in the Himalayas Summer 2018 Family aka Nepal team A-mazing! In a few weeks you shall be in one of the most blessed and majestic lands that is going to put an indelible mark on your life, consciousness and memories. We, the......Read More

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Electronics Etc.

Instructor Team, Instructor

Hello friends, We wanted to give you some information on electronics for the course and we hope that the guidelines presented here will help clarify our electronic policy. In fact, you do not need electronics in this course but if you wish to bring......Read More

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Packing Information

Instructor Team, Instructor

Hello Dragons, Time is flying by to draw us closer to the adventure that awaits us in Nepal. We hope that just like the Instructor team, your excitement is also growing more and more every passing day. Your mind is probably abuzz with tons of......Read More

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Introduction from your Instructor

Shanti Magar, Instructor

“We are all connected by a love for travel!” Namaste Everyone!! I hope you all are doing well and getting geared for your travels. I would like to introduce myself to you a bit. I was born and raised in Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal,......Read More

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Greetings from your Instructor

Rishi Bhandari, Instructor

Namaste travelling Dragons! Greetings from Nepal, First of all, I want to applaud you for choosing to travel. Secondly I want to applaud you for for choosing a way of travel that is going to teach you to challenge yourself in many ways, so thank you......Read More

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Program Director Introduction

Jessica Armstrong, Instructor

Namaste Fellow Adventurers, Welcome to the Where There Be Dragons 2018 Nepal Summer Program! In just over a month, you will arrive in the Kathmandu airport and begin a sojourn that will change your life in unforeseen ways. This journey will present......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Nepal

Nepal: Traditions of the Himalayas

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Welcome to the Yak Board!

The Dragons Admin Team, Dragons Admin

Dear Summer 2018 students, Welcome to the Dragons community and your course’s Yak Board! You can think of your course’s Yak Board as a online group journal and virtual bulletin board. Pre-course, your instructors will use the board to......Read More