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‘Kung Fu nuns’ Deliver Aid, Health Advice In pandemic-Hit Himalayas

‘Kung Fu nuns’ Deliver Aid, Health Advice In pandemic-Hit Himalayas

Trekking for hours in the thin air of the Himalayas, hundreds of maroon-robed Buddhist nuns are carrying vital aid – and health advice – to villagers left destitute and sick by COVID-19. Nicknamed the “Kung Fu nuns” because they train in martial arts, the women come from the Drukpa lineage – the only female order […]