Sri Lanka: Deaf Rickshaw Repair Owner

Sri Lanka: Deaf Rickshaw Repair Owner

We head to another town in Sri Lanka… in Ruggahawila, we have the opportunity to meet with a Deaf man who owns a rickshaw repairing business. We get to learn a thing or two about how a rickshaw runs. We also meet the owner, Kashaul, who brings us for a test drive in a rickshaw. We interview some em

Sri Lanka: A Deaf Artist

Sri Lanka: A Deaf Artist

We drive into Negombo, to one of the popular shopping areas in Sri Lanka. There, we have the wonderful opportunity to meet with the owner who is Deaf, Manjula. Manjula also does his own paintings! From the abstract to landscapes, Manjula is a skilled artist who lets us in on his business. Learn abo

Sri Lanka: Negombo Fish Market

Sri Lanka: Negombo Fish Market

At the crack of dawn, Joel goes into a local fish market, the biggest one in all of Sri Lanka! We bump into two Deaf men who work as fishermen! Those Deaf men give us an insight on their jobs with the manta rays and sharks! (captioned)Thanks to Sponsors: Dr. Reijntjes School for the Deaf www.sc

Sri Lanka: Deaf Pharmacy Owner

Sri Lanka: Deaf Pharmacy Owner

Joel heads to another part in Sri Lanka to meet up with a Deaf owner of a busy pharmacy! We get to meet with the owner, Amjeth and learn about his business. Get an idea of what a pharmacy in another country looks like, and see how Amjeth handles his business! (captioned)Thanks to Sponsors: Dr. Reij

Sri Lanka: The Stilt Fishermen

Sri Lanka: The Stilt Fishermen

Jump atop of a tall stilt in the ocean and fish for food! A very popular Sri Lankan custom is stilt fishing. Come get the idea on what it’s like to sit on a stilt under the scorching sun for the entire day fishing for fish! Joel experiences an once-in-a-lifetime opportunity and climbs a stilt to ca

Sri Lanka: Deaf Tea Plucker

Sri Lanka: Deaf Tea Plucker

We take a very long and bumpy drive down to meet with a Deaf tea plucker, Kdharkdela! We hang out with her and get a little insight of her life. We head to the field of tea leaves to help pluck. From plucking to a lot of grinding at the factory, we learn how tea is really made and join Joel in tast

Sri Lanka: Dr. Reijntjes School for the Deaf

Sri Lanka: Dr. Reijntjes School for the Deaf

Here in Sri Lanka, tag along with Joel and Bradley to visit Dr. Reijntjes School for the Deaf! During the day, Joel visits classrooms, joins for meals at the cafeteria, and the students perform a dance as a warm welcome for us! Meet and greet with the students! (captioned)Thanks to Sponsors: Dr. Re