In 2009, in addition to the Dagpo Thosam Ling school, The Dagpo Educational Fund also supported The Bauddh Darshan Sanskrit Vidyalaya (Buddhist Philosophic Sanskrit) Keylong School at Lahoul Spiti (H.P., India). It is a Senior Secondary School where lessons are given in the Tibetan language (Bothi) and in Buddhist philosophy. To ensure that pupils are connected to mainstream education, they receive lessons in modern languages (English and Hindi), natural sciences, mathematics, social sciences and also in art and craft skills. The students all come from poor Buddhist families, who mainly live in remote areas of the Himalayas where there are few educational opportunities such as from the Loser and Poh Valleys of Spiti, Tod Tinan and the Miyar Valley in the Lahoul and Spiti district, Pangi in the Chamba district, the Labrang Valley in the Kinnour district, the Sherpa communities of Nepal and from the Zanskar and Kargil districts of the state of Jammu and Kashmir.
The parents of the children are so poor that they cannot contribute anything, therefore the school management offers free board and lodging, books, writing materials and school uniforms.
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