Category Archives: flood recovery updates

September Update

September Update Post Floods, 9/23/10 Impact In the time since the last update from LNA, the impact of the floods on people in Ladakh came even closer to the nuns. After a couple of weeks, Dr Palmo’s nephew was released … Continue reading

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Floods August 2010

Just after midnight, on Friday August 5, the nuns were woken by severe thunder, lightning and rain, an unprecedented experience in Leh. Ladakh is an alpine desert, with the mass of the Himalayas creating a rain shadow, which prevents the … Continue reading

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