Tag Archives: Pahan Tharuwa

Work in progress!

  We have improved our patience during the last 4 years of supporting the orphanage Meth Sewa in one of the poorest regions of Sri Lanka. According to German Gründlichkeit, nothing has seemed to work out since then.   But that is not true! We have achieved a lot and we are happy to show […]

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Please stop the rain!

  The last months our construction site and the staff at Meth Sewa had to suffer from heavy rain. For that reason we still don’t know when “Pahan Tharuwa”, our new charity project in Sri Lanka, will be finished. The weather has currently caused a delay of half a year.   Another time factor is […]

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Steps ahead in Pahan Tharuwa

  With the very kind and great support of Darshana all building steps are done.   A wonderful bathroom, all floors, ceilings and windows have been completed.   Darshana is a humble and generous person who donates and supports endless people in need. He is the young owner of -probably the best Sri Lankan restaurant […]

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Pahan Tharuwa is nearly finished

  We finally finished bathroom and common rooms in the upper floor of our new home for unwed expecting mothers in Handapanagala (Sri Lanka).   What is still missing are fans, lighting and furniture.   We kindly ask for your help!   Thank you for donations to our new bank account at Raiffeisenbank Zorneding: IBAN […]

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Slowly, slowly

  In early december 2016, we returned to Handapanagala (Sri Lanka) and our current project called Pahan Tharuwa (morning star). It will be the new home for unwed expecting underaged mothers of the region around Wellawaya.   About 8 month had passed since our last visit. We already knew that the money planned for the […]

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Patience and power of endurance

  As if our monthly bills for water and electricity of 250-300 Euros in Meth Sewa, Handapanagala, were not enough to violate our budget, a dozen of our kids got so sick, that they had to be moved to the hospital.   Due to their conditions, most of the kids are already fragile and weak. […]

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Rainfalls & Flood

  The heavy rainfalls made about 200.000 people leave Colombo.   We also had major damages to register, what pushes back the opening date of Pahan Tharuwa and kills our budget. So we are forced to collect some fundings to keep on going!    

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Pahan Tharuwa – the new girl’s home

  The 2nd floor of Pahan Tharuwa   The Carcass of Pahan Tharuwa’s 2nd floor is almost done! Right after, we can start with the interior work and place the furniture.      

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Pahan Tharuwa – start of construction

  The buddhist ceremony at the auspicious time in the morning hours may bless our construction works.   While our young monks are reciting Buddha’s words and mantras we are setting the cornerstone, filled with fertile seeds from different countries, mantras and good wishes.    

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New safe-house for raped girls

  Pahan Tharuwa is our safe-house for underage rape victims who are pregnant. Most of them were raped by family members, often enough their own father!   During our specially developed 2 years program, the girls will receive therapeutic care to process their traumatic experiences and a specific education to make a living.   Another […]

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