One of ‘today’s finest lyric tenors,’ Joseph Calleja will be performing for one night only at the V&A Museum along with ‘the people’s soprano,’ Rebecca Newman. The programme will include a mix of mix of opera classics and legendary tunes, amongst them Signore Ascolta, La Vie en Rose and O Sole Mio. This live concert event will take place on Tuesday 13th June 2017. The event will be focused on raising funds for the Inle Trust Charity www.inletrust.org.uk to allow the continuation of the monastery orphanage & school work currently going on in Lake Inle, Burma.read more
Phongyi, the monk in charge, gave a very passionate speech to the children & village elders at the inauguration of the Healthcare Assistant training centre at the monastery.
“It was only some 5 years ago that feeding the 500 or so children was a day to day struggle. Every day I sat in meditation and prayed that someone of like mind would come from the outside into this remoteness and lend a helping hand.
A live concert event will take place in a premier venue on the 13th of June 2017 in London featuring the world famous opera singer, Joseph Calleja. The event will be focused on raising funds for the continuation of the monastery work currently going on in Burma -a project supported by His Holiness The Dalai Lama and for helping the vulnerable children in the Maltese community.read more
My ambition was to play cricket for Pakistan. I was advised that playing for an English county or league side would improve my chances for selection to a higher level in Pakistan, so when I was 19 I moved to England. But I wasn’t prepared for the freezing conditions – once, we continued playing through a hailstorm!read more