Traditionally the houses of Aruchour were round –

The blue and white house shown here is more typical of houses built today –

Modern House

Note the tiny solar panel on the roof – this has been achieved via a bank loan and provides limited electric light. Only 6 houses in the village have a solar panel so far.

These houses also serve as a shop and a teashop. In the background you can see the Tilden Project Building at Sarbodoya School.