Volunteering in a monastery is a great way to experience Nepal. Nepal is a center of attraction for many tourists and volunteers because of its richness in culture, religions, and traditions. Volunteering in a monastery is the best choice to experience Buddhism. A monastery serves as the home for monks who have devoted their lives for the sake of learning religious preaching. To be a pure monk, one has to abide by strict discipline and make a lot of sacrifices.
Chad from the USA is volunteering with us now in one of our monasteries at Boudha. This is his first volunteer. He is very happy to volunteer at this monastery and teach the Monks. Chad
Chad’s opinion about Nepal and Volunteer Society Nepal
“I am really thankful to the entire team of VSN for giving me an opportunity to volunteer in the monastery”. Chad is very pleased with the host family managed by VSN. He says, “the host family is very caring, cheerful and helpful at the same time”. Chad is impressed with the Nepali food served during his
Recommendations for Volunteering in a Monastery
Chad recommends volunteers wishing to have a great time to join a monastery and teach the little monks. One does not need to make any preparations. The monks will welcome you and your open mind. If you have questions, feel free to ask the team of Volunteer Society Nepal. For more details, one can visit our page about volunteering in monasteries.