GNH in practice enthusiast (Professors and students) from Center for Southeast Asia Studies (CSEAS), Kyoto University, Japan and Sherubtse College visited SJI project sites, particularly the Menchari GNH model village to see, feel and experience GNH in practice.

Thank you for visiting us and hope we will continue to inspire in our little ways.

GNH Model Village.

Community members welcoming foreign guest for the first time.


Locally made tea on a banana leaf.

Local and organic food.


Creating memories.

Cultural exchange program.




Zero waste craft exhibition at SJI office.

Presenting SJI’s education program which is located at Chokyi Gyatso Institute.