Phurba Chonzon - Preschool, Pema Dema - grade 2, Tenzin Pema - No School
The world is changing at an unbelievable pace. While it used to take one generation to bring new technology to a remote part of the world, today, electronic gadgets are almost released at the same time everywhere. Clothes are handmade, cooking is still done on wood fires, homes are heated with the same wood, yet kids have cell phones! Luckily in Merak, the gadgets have not affected them to the point of being disconnected from the nature of traditional life.