World Health Day
Men-Tsee-Khang 101st founding celebration and World Health day was observed at community hall of Phuntsokling Settlement in Orissa on 7 April, 2017. The programme was organized by Men-Tsee-Khang branch clinic in Phuntsokling settlement and Menla hospital (Department of Health, Central Tibetan Administration).
The programme commenced with the lightening of the butter lamp and offering of traditional white Scarf on the Portrait of His holiness of Dalai Lama by the Chief Guest Mr. Choenor Samdup, President of Tibetan Regional Parliament; Head of Regional Freedom Movement and President of Regional Tibetan Youth Congress of Phuntsokling Tibetan settlement.
The opening speech was given by Ms. Dorjee Thakchoe where she presented the annual report of the clinic whereas Visiting Doctor of Menla Hospital shared his thought on Anti-Depression. Dr. Ngawang Dorjee gave introductory speech and presented his View on “Important Role of Vegetables, Spices, Fruits, Boiled Water and Best Ways to consume them according to Tibetan Sowa-Rigpa’ through power point presentation.
Furthermore, the Chief Guest delivered inspirational speech in which he highlighted that Men-Tsee-Khang and Menla Hospital are doing their best for the public health but without public response and collaboration nothing can be changed. He urged the people to take some responsibilities of their health and encourage them to attend this kind of health awareness programme.