Home Kalon Attends Rotaract South East Asia Summit 2015 Closing Ceremony

September 14, 2015

DHARAMSHALA: Home Kalon Ms. Dolma Gyari of the Central Tibetan Administration, yesterday attended the closing ceremony of the Rotaract South East Asia Summit 2015 at Meghavan resort, Mcloed Ganj. She was invited as the chief guest of the summit.

The three-day event was hosted by Rotaract-The Youth Wing of Rotary International. Over 150 delegates from Nepal, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Pakistan and India attended the summit.

The occasion was started with the crowd singing their respective national anthems. A few Tibetan attendees also sang the Tibetan national anthem at the request of the chief guest Kalon Dolma Gyari.

In her address, Kalon Dolma Gyari expressed her appreciation of the organisation's motto which says "Service above Self". She further appreciated the spirits of the Rotarians' to help others and exclaimed that, "One profits most who serves the most."

The Dharamshala Rotaract organisation was also involved in humanitarian aids in the Tibetan settlements. Several foreign aid groups provide financial aids for Tibetan settlements through the Rotaract organisations. Therefore, Home Kalon thanked the organisation for helping Tibetan settlements particularly the Tibetan settlements of Kumrao and Sataun in Himachal Pradesh.