a colourful journey

Happy news for Nepal

With enormous joy and relief, Kopila writes: It was the happiest moment we  ever felt: 20th Sep 2015, the day our Constitution was declared. The Government declared national holiday  and radio and TV stations announced the time for celebration in the middle of our...

Celebrity spotting

We love getting photographs of people wearing our jewellery (hint hint!) and were very excited when a friend (thank you Shell!) sent in this photo of an Australian Member of Parliament Cathy McGowan, the Federal Member for Indi.  We think Cathy really rocks this...

Kausila’s Khaja Ghar and a great article!

Regular readers will remember us mentioning our three new shops in this post.  These shops are now being filled!  Some time ago, Kausila came to us needing legal support, safe accommodation and a means to earn some money. After working for a while with some of the...

A staggering victory!!!!

When Kopila and I talked about the case against the guru recently, I described it as a David and Goliath battle and, of course, then had to explain what that meant!  We really felt like David but expected that, in this case, Goliath would win. But then, I have just...

Great courage….but no fairy tale endings….

Kopila wrote this at 2.00am this morning. It has been an exhausting and draining time and she would never say this herself but she has been amazing. It is not that she doesn’t feel scared. She does. Sometimes she doubts herself. But, and this is courage, in...
A Colourful Journey

A Colourful Journey