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Great Love After Asia Tsunami

A New School For Hambantota

A New School For Hambantota The Indian Ocean tsunami of 2004 was the largest and most destructive in recorded history. In an attempt to recover from the awful destruction, the government of Hambantota, Sri Lanka, decided to build a resettlement village for citizens displaced by the disaster. The new community was to be located in Siribopura, a wooded, undeveloped area in the southernmost province of the island. The government appealed to international non-government organizations to underwrite the construction of 3,000 houses for families who had lost their homes to the tidal waves. Tzu Chi responded to the call by building 649 residential units. They comprise the heart of the Tzu Chi Great Love Village (or more simply, "The Village"). They were officially opened in April 2006, and turned over to selected tsunami survivors for occupancy.Read more...
 

A Life of Quality and Value

A Life of Quality and Value [ Master's Teaching ]
We should all learn to subdue ourselves and practice self-dis... Read more...

The Quality Control Team

The Quality Control Team The 649-unit Tzu Chi Great Love Village in the village of Siribopura, Hambantota... Read more...

More Than a Doctor

More Than a Doctor The ocean is dotted with fishing boats again. They gently rock within its cradle... Read more...

My Friends, My Family

My Friends, My Family Tzu Chi, you are so dear to me.
Memories of the past keep coming back.
It was a mo...
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