Upgrading the eastern wing's toilet system (western wing was upgraded in 1998): $374.
THF was invited to advise and contribute to government restoration projects in Lhasa. One million Renminbi were provided by the National Cultural Relics Ministry Beijing, and apart from the restoration of Samdup Podrang on the southern part of the
Barkor, the houses Labrang Nyingba, Mindrochang and Rizur West were rehabilitated by government companies. THF provided some planning input, and added to the work by building a second modern toilet system for
Labrang Nyingba, another one for Mindrochang, and connecting them to sewers. In addition, THF mural consultant Uli Eltgen saved a number of 17th-century murals in