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Hira Paul Gangnegi

Prof. Gangnegi was born in a remote tribal village, Kanam, in the District of Kinnauar (Himachal Pradesh) situated on the border of Tibet. He is the first educated member of his family. After completing middle school he left his village for Delhi. He attended the Ladakh Institute of Higher Studies, a Center for Himalayan Buddhists. Dr. Gangnegi completed his MA, M.Phil. and Ph.D degrees in Buddhist Studies in the Department of Buddhist Studies, University of Delhi. Currently, he is a senior lecturer and teaches the Tibetan language and Tibetan Buddhism. Prof. Gangnegi traveled with Nirmala Deshpande to join a celebration of 1000 years of Tabo monastery in Spiti (HP). She asked him to look after Harijan Sevak Sangh in Delhi, an Institution founded by the Mahatma Gandhi to eradicate untouchability in the Indian social system. For the last two years, he has served as secretary for Harijan Sevak Sangh affairs. Being in Buddhist studies, Prof. Gangnegi is also associated with Buddhist organizations and Tibetan issues. He is equally interested in learning more about Himalaya and Himalayan cultures to which he feels a strong attachment.

June 24, 2014 9:14 AM

Environment Day

Environment Awarness march by Buddha Education Foundation CC of URI North zone on 5th june(Environment Day)

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March 11, 2014 2:01 AM

Environment Awareness by cc Chetna Educational society of URI North Zone Delhi.

Awarness on bio- diversity conservation on 15th feb 2014

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March 11, 2014 1:07 AM

International Women's Day

Chetna Educational society of URI North Zone India Delhi celebrated international women's day on the 8th March 2014

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March 3, 2014 10:10 AM

Interfaith Harmony Week

cooperation circle of URI north zone  India and student of delhi university actively participated in interfaith harmony week.

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December 23, 2013 12:09 PM

Last minute meeting for the India North Zonal Region brings many together

This year, many of our CCs could not make it to the India National Assembly at Mumbai in November

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December 18, 2013 10:33 AM

Effort For Fund raising

Our Zonal Coordinator had lunch with our honourable PrimeMinister Shri manmohan Singh.

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December 18, 2013 9:41 AM

Discussion on Interfaith

Our cc members with french delegates mr.Ismile and mr.Victor

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March 11, 2011 6:25 AM

URI North India Celebrates International Women's Day 2011

International Women’s Day, held annually on March 8, is a global day of celebration of women and their achievements in the present and in history. We had a great celebration of International... Read more...

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August 13, 2010 12:05 PM

Prayer for the people of Ladakh

August 6 brought unprecedented natural calamity to the people of Ladakh in which loss of life and property took place.

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