Search Donations
Shriyantra Omkarananda Ashram Himalayas Swami Omkarananda

 

Donations
  
Edge
 


Thought for the Day:

 


""
Swami Omkarananda

 
Omkarananda Shiksha Samiti, Khadi
   Date of Foundation : 2000
   Classes : Nursery to Class V
   School Timing : Summer: 7:45 am to 12:30 pm
  Winter: 9:45 am to 3:30 pm
   Catchment Area : Up to 4 km, 1.5 hours walk one way
   Extracurricular Activities : Dance and Music. Sports: Volley Ball, Kabaddi, Hockey.
The small village of Khadi is located on an altitude of 1300 m, along the Rishikesh-Gangotri Road, 50 km north of Rishikesh, 15 km south of Chamba. The local farmers grow wheat, rice, cucumber and ginger. There is a small Shiva Mandir in the village.
Omkarananda Shiksha Samiti, Khadi, was formed in the year 2000. It is situated on a small hill, five minutes walk from the main road. The classrooms and courtyard have a spectacular view of the Henval River and the Khadi Village. Even the charming little Shiva Mandir in the village is visible from here.

The School runs Nursery Classes to Classes V. The children come from as far as
4 km away (1.5 hours walk one way). Beside the core curriculum, the students learn Garhwali and Hindi songs and play Volleyball, Kabaddi and Hockey as sports.

The students here look happy and spontaneous. Perhaps they are grateful for the privilege of having a wonderful learning environment, one, that is a rarity in this remote hill region.
 

 

 

 
Back to List of Institutions
tehri garhwal 
Geographic Information
Altitude: 1300 m
How to reach:  On the Rishikesh-Gangotri Road,
50 km from Rishikesh
Location: 5 minutes walk from the Main Road with view on the Henval River
Holy Places: Shiva Mandir in the village
Cultivation: Wheat, Rice, Cucumber, Ginger
Copyright

Copyright © 2018 Omkarananda Ashram Himalayas. All Rights Reserved by Omkarananda Ashram Himalayas.
Send mail to info@omkarananda-ashram.org with questions or comments.
Last modified: