PAIGNTON LIONS NURSERY SCHOOL, Vinayagapuram, replaces a post tsunami temporary shack without desks or equipment. The original school (Kasthuripa School) was totally destroyed. Thanks to the Lions Club of Paignton, future generations will be able to learn and play in a safe and secure environment.




The temporary school!

Relocating & rebuilding

Plastering inside

Teacher brings tea!




Project Manager sorting out deliveries of bricks.

Wooden scaffolding and planks support the builders.

Charmilla plastering outside walls.

Door painted, and school name displayed.




Inspection by Bob and Suba.

The completed school.

Opening ceremony.

Children and parents.





SHIVA Charity.... Promoting education in Nepal and Sri Lanka.

19 Daventry Rd, Bristol BS41DQ, UK.


Interior inspection.

Schoolgirl in uniform.

AT last education begins!