order cheap cialis onlinewidth=”150″ height=”150″ />The following is a brief summary of activities that we've conducted with the students of the Abruzzi school during the two and a half weeks that Ibtesam and myself have been in Shigar. With little time to adjust ourselves – we got right down to business. Continue reading
A month outside Shigar has helped me focus on getting the garden funded in as many ways as possible. Meeting a gamut of donors, and screening the film in Lahore and Islamabad, resulted in securing funding for the so far non existent library and science lab. both of which the principal was stressing i should work on before any garden related work. ill email Anwar, with the good news. Continue reading
June 2011: Back in Shigar a year and a half later, Tahereh Sheerazie is on her way to visit Nusrat, one of the interns who was part of the or
iginal teaching garden design team. Although Nusrat knows Tahereh is back in town, she has no idea she's just about to run into her guide and mentor around the corner.
Anwar Ali the newly hired point man (munshi) incharge of getting work done, began breaking ground at 7am this morning..4 men labrores from Siankhor village and himself as supervisor, starting with breaking down an ill placed stage in the middle of the ground…except there wasn't a wheel barrow in sight to move things around when i showed up at 10 am. Continue reading
One day in Shigar, after the Dasktaari school in Markunja village, where Aunty T picked up one of her quilts from, we hitched a ride on a tractor and headed to Zakia and Sajida's, two of the ex-interns who had worked on the garden project two years ago.
A spectacular high altitude journey over some of the highest mountain peaks in the world.