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Root Institute - Shakyamuni Buddha Community Health Programme

Joined in July 2005

About Us

Root Institute is a socially engaged Buddhist Dharma Center located in Bodhgaya, India and was established in 1984 and registered as a Charitable Trust. In addition to offering retreats and courses in Buddhism, the Institute supports a number of social service projects serving the rural poor in India's most impoverished state of Bihar. Projects include a homeopathic clinic, a mobile health clinic that serves surrounding villages, an allopathic tuberculosis and general medical clinic, physical therapy department treating post-polio and cerebral palsy, Women's Health Program, Adolescent Girls Program, and care and support for persons affected by HIV/AIDS.

Root Institute is a socially engaged Buddhist Dharma Center located in Bodhgaya, India and was established in 1984 and registered as a Charitable Trust. In addition to offering retreats and courses in Buddhism, the Institute supports a…

Issue Areas Include

  • Children & Youth
  • Education
  • Health & Medicine
  • Volunteering
  • Women

Location

  • P.O. Bodhgaya
    Gaya District, BIHAR
    Bodhgaya, BR 824 231
    IN

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