Sustainable Living in the Himalayas

Date/Time: Nov 1, 2013 - Nov 30, 2013, all day
Location: Dharmalaya Institute (Bir, HP, India)

Raising the Roof

What: Informal volunteer and service-learning program
Topic: Sustainable living in the Himalayas, including green building, organic gardening, and permaculture landscaping
When: November 1-30, 2013 (Participants may arrive and depart anytime in this period)
Languages: English & Hindi
Facilitators: Mark Moore, Raj Kumar (‘Raju’), Naresh Sharma, et al

Description: Informal, semi-structured program at the Dharmalaya Institute open to both residential and non-residential participants. We will be doing fun, physical work, including green building, organic gardening, tree planting, and more. There will be plenty of opportunities for learning, application, questions, and relaxation (we can also offer an optional meditation program for those who are interested, at least through 30 November, and possibly later). Feel free to come and go anytime in November 2013 (and you can stay even longer if you wish to participate in our Open Volunteer Program).

For more information see Dharmalaya’s volunteer page, read the FAQ, and complete the volunteer application if you’re interesting in joining us.