Learn about family and farming at our remote home in Bishunpurwa, Nepal

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Nepal

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    05.08.2021

 
  2021 

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  • Beschreibung

    Beschreibung

    Namaste everyone,

    We are a family of nine members. My parents, 2 brothers, my sister-in-law, 2 nephews, 1 niece, and me (currently abroad). We are a happy family. My eldest brother and my parents are at home these days while the others are away for education. They do visit occasionally for festivals, gatherings, and in vacations. My eldest brother is a teacher. My father retired recently. He was also a teacher in a government school. My mother is a housewife.

    They are very friendly, respectful, helpful, and loyal persons. My parents are in their 60s. However, they take care of all the farm fields and households. They are quite active. We grow seasonal crops such as paddy, wheat, maize, mustard, potatoes, and almost all kind of sub-tropical vegetables. We have a big backyard where you can find chillies, onions, coriander, and more for daily needs. There are some fruits trees of which some can only be found in these regions. Fruits like mango, papaya, guava, Jamun, Pomegranate, Badahad, etc. We have pigeons and some goats.

    We live in a village of around 3000 inhabitants. It is approximately 160 km south of the capital city, Kathmandu. Our village is diverse and well known in the area. Everybody knows each other in the village. You will have one of the best experience in your life. From natural beauty to village life in one of the nicest countries in South Asia. Unique culture, bull cart, and many more. Nepal celebrates many traditional festivals throughout the year. From Dashain, the greatest festival to Tihar, Shivaratri, and the list goes on. Nepal is one of the countries with national holidays for more than a month. Our village also organizes a yearly fest, where some artists are invited. Kalaiya is a regional district headquarter, which can be reached in 30 mins on a motorbike. There is a bus operating to the capital on daily basis. To get to Kalaiya, one can take tonga (pulled by a horse) or a motorbike or minibus from a nearby village. Gadhimai, a famous religious temple is located in the region.

    I also use the work away as a traveller and had some wonderful experiences. So I thought of creating one for my family where they get to meet people like their son from different corner of the globe. This gives them an opportunity to share a culture, language, and lifestyle just as I am doing abroad.

    My youngest brother speaks English fluently, while the rest of my family speak Nepali, Bhojpuri, and a few words of English. I hope it would not be a problem for travellers to communicate as you can use app like google translate. I had to use this during my first visit to Italy. But it worked well. If you can speak a few words of Nepalese then great, otherwise you will learn some during your visit.

    Nevertheless, I am always there to help you to make your stay amazing and comfortable.

  • Arten von Hilfe und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Arten von Hilfe und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Sprachpraxis
    Hilfe bei Ökoprojekten
    Seniorenbetreuung
    Unterrichten
    Gartenarbeiten
    Heimwerker- und Bauarbeiten
    Betreuung von Tieren
    Zubereiten / Kochen von Mahlzeiten für die Familie
    Hausarbeiten
    Handwerkliche Arbeiten

  • UNO-Ziele für nachhaltige Entwicklung, die dieser Gastgeber verfolgt

    UNO-Ziele für nachhaltige Entwicklung, die dieser Gastgeber verfolgt

    UNO-Ziele
    Keine Armut
    Kein Hunger
    Gesundheit und Wohlergehen
    Hochwertige Bildung
    Geschlechtergleichstellung
    Sauberes Wasser und Sanitärversorgung
    Bezahlbare und saubere Energie
    Menschenwürdige Arbeit und Wirtschaftswachstum
    Industrie, Innovation und Infrastruktur
    Weniger Ungleichheiten
    Nachhaltige Städte und Gemeinden
    Nachhaltige Konsum- und Produktionsmuster sicherstellen
    Maßnahmen zum Klimaschutz
    Leben unter Wasser
    Leben an Land
    Frieden, Gerechtigkeit und starke Institutionen
    Partnerschaften zur Erreichung der Ziele
  • Kultureller Austausch und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Kultureller Austausch und Lernmöglichkeiten

    As I mentioned above, you will have one of your greatest cultural shocks. From the moment you arrive, you are no longer a stranger. You will be treated as a part of the family. You have a chance to learn a different language and experience a faraway lifestyle. We live in a semi-mud and concrete two-storied house. We are not well equipped with modern furniture. So you will have to use some ancient tools. You will see houses made of mud and woods. If you like you can have fresh milk and yogurt from the buffalos and cows.

  • Projekte mit Kindern

    Projekte mit Kindern

    Dieses Projekt schließt möglicherweise den Umgang mit Kindern ein. Mehr Informationen findest du in unseren Verhaltensregeln und Tipps hier.

  • Arbeit

    Arbeit

    We mainly need seasonal help in our fields. For example, to be present in the fields during harvesting season. You just have to guide the workers. Or assist them if needed. You have to transport food from home to the field, which can be done on foot. To graze our pets. At the moment, we have goats.
    You also need to help my parents to prepare the food at home. If you like spicy foods then you are going to love them. And some other help around the house from time to time. You will be staying as a family member.

  • Sprachen

    Gesprochene Sprachen
    Hindi: Fließend
    Nepali: Fließend
    Englisch: Grundkenntnisse

    Dieser Gastgeber bietet Sprachaustausch an
    You will have an opportunity to learn Bhojpuri and Nepali. You can teach them some English words.

  • Unterkunft

    Unterkunft

    You will be staying in a small house attached. It does not have modern furniture but a bed with bedsheets is provided. Toilet and bathroom are in the house next to it, which will be shared by the family. We have a hand pump for drinking water.
    We cook mostly vegetarian foods. Fish and meats are available sometimes. You will be eating with us. If you like to cook your traditional foods then would be great.
    We do have internet but you can also buy a data package, which is cheaper. Or if you have some portable one then please do carry.

    It is a bit remote region so the lifestyle would be not as expected. We cannot provide modern facilities. But yes it would be full of adventure and fun. Once in a lifetime experience.

  • Was noch ...

    Was noch ...

    You can explore the village during your free time. You can spend time in the garden, play some instruments if you have, or learn some new things. We have a farmers market twice a week. You can go with my parents or a friend to enjoy the local market and food. There is a river if you like to swim. Or simply going to the city for shopping. And if you have any ideas about a new project then do let us know.

  • Etwas mehr Information

    Etwas mehr Information

    • Internet Zugang

    • Eingeschränkter Internet Zugang

      Eingeschränkter Internet Zugang

    • Wir besitzen Tiere

    • Wir sind Raucher

    • Familien möglich

  • Platz zum Abstellen von Camper Vans

    Platz zum Abstellen von Camper Vans

    We have parking space for campervans.

  • Kapazität - wie viele Workawayer maximal

    Kapazität - wie viele Workawayer maximal

    mehr als zwei

  • ...

    Arbeitszeiten

    Maximum 3-4 hours a day, 5 days a week


Gastgeber Ref-Nr.: 882574269539