What: Informal volunteer and service-learning programme
Topic: Sustainable living in the Himalayas, including green building, organic gardening, and natural landscaping
When: 1-30 November, 2013 (Participants may arrive and depart anytime in this period)
Where: Dharmalaya Institute, Dhanaari Hill, Ghornala Village, Bir
Languages: English & Hindi
Facilitators: Mark Moore, Raj Kumar (‘Raju’), Naresh Sharma, et al
Description: Informal, semi-structured programme 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 programme 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 Programme).
For more information see Dharmalaya’s volunteer page, read the FAQ, and complete the volunteer application if you’re interesting in joining.