Sustainable Living in the Himalayas

Date/Time: Apr 3, 2013 - May 7, 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: April 3 to May 7, 2013 (Participants may arrive and depart anytime in this period)
Languages: English & Hindi
Facilitators: Mark Moore, Raj Kumar (‘Raju’), Mai-Linh Leminhbach, Naresh Sharma, et al

Description: Informal 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’re also doing an optional meditation program for those who are interested). Feel free to come and go anytime between April 7 and May 31. (And, if you don’t mind getting very wet, you might even stay on longer during the monsoon tree-planting season if you like.)

For more information and registration, see this page.