Connect with nature and visit one of the most beautiful and sacred mountains near Bogota Colombia




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  • Beschreibung


    The project is located on a natural and indigenous national park, and is full of beautifull places, such as caves, waterfalls, and amazing view points. The mountain is called "Quinini" which in indigenous language means "moon goddes". Is considered a femenine energetic portal activated and ready to charge and heal all visitors, it was a hospital for ancient cultures, the place where woman came to give birth, a place for ceremonies and even a cemetery.
    The indigenous that inhabited this mountain where also dedicated to arts and they left many drawings on rocks of more than 3000 years, that you can find in certain places of the mountain, including the land where the project is located.

    The Quinini mountain is a national park, some places of it, located outside of the farm of this project are of high arqueological importance and the entrance have a cost of approximately 3 dollars.

    We are in contact with the local shamans and sacred plant medicine ceremonies. This is part of our healing process and awakening journey of the planet. The increasing of the vibration rate of the planet.

    We are just starting, so there are many things to do.

    The vision for the place was obtained on deep states of meditation and is an enlightened community living in harmony, planting most of its own organic and clean food, and constructing a paradise of beauty and abundance. The vision for a new humanity rising in ecovillages like this is also based on developing practices that rise the physical and mental capacities of the human being such as circus, yoga, meditation and arts.

    We, the creators of this project are very interested on indigeous wisdom, and healing alternative therapies, our vision is a place where people can connect, enjoy, learn, and feel the amazing and healig energy of this sacred mountain.

    The project on the land is a healing place, with permaculture, bioconstruction, arts, music, and worldwide healing and meditating practices. More than physical, material, third dimension transformations we priorize on searching first inner transformations... we believe on the rebirthing of a planet full of love, peace, sustainable innovation, and joy.

    If someone, after visiting this place, feels a little more connected with itself, a little more trustfull of its self-love and power, then the experience was succesfull.

    There is 2 types of volunteer positions. One space for a long term volunteer or a couple that have some managing tasks, work 5 hours a day and doesn't need to contribute with money for the food. This volunteer can stay in bed.

    The second type of volunteer which minimum stay is one week, function with 3 hours of work in the morning, we currently do not receive any income from the farm so we ask volunteers to cover some of the cost of buying and transporting food which is 20000 COP (approx $€£5) per day per person so that we can offer opportunities to volunteers. This covers all three meals a day. When a volunteer is coming we buy the groceries for him for one week so please pay in advance for one week that is the minimum stay.

    If you prefer to bring your own food and cook separately you are free to do so, just remember that the project is located on a mountain far away (3 hours walk) from groceries markets.

    As a visitor of the project you can be hosted by any of its members, including a long term volunteer. On very rarely situations the project can be almost empty and also we can accept volunteers that want to be on the mountain by themselves doing meditation retreats, fasting or just healing, in any case there is somebody passing through the project every day to be attentive to the volunteers and the needs of the land.

    The hosts:
    Aladino is a 50 years old local farmer who knows a lot about plants and nature, he doesn't speaks English but is very respectful, friendly and disciplined.

    Kelly is a beautiful circus artist and performer, she is a social science professional and teacher and she love dogs.

    Juan Camilo is fiscal education teacher, now specialized on acroyoga, dance and circus practices. He meditate and is also a yoga instructor. He plays guitar.

    Uriel and his wife are local farmers that know perfectly the mountain and its history, they are very humble and honest, they have a 3 year old daughter and hav amazing cook skills.

    Ciceron is one of the most important artists of the area, he is a master painting and a poet of mother earth.

    David is a 15 years experienced yoga and tai chi instructor, he have been awakening his consciousness for 19 years, he has been learning permaculture and bioconstruction for 10 years. He practices vipassana meditation, circus, dances, aereal silks, and tai massage.

  • Arten von Arbeit

    Arten von Arbeit

    Handwerkliche Arbeiten
    Sonstige Arbeiten
    Hilfe bei Ökoprojekten
    Hilfe mit Touristen
    Sprachen praktizieren
    Hilfe bei Kunstprojekten

  • UNO-Ziele für nachhaltige Entwicklung, die dieser Gastgeber verfolgt

    UNO-Ziele für nachhaltige Entwicklung, die dieser Gastgeber verfolgt

    Keine Armut
    Kein Hunger
    Gesundheit und Wohlergehen
    Hochwertige Bildung
    Sauberes Wasser und Sanitärversorgung
    Bezahlbare und saubere Energie
    Menschenwürdige Arbeit und Wirtschaftswachstum
    Industrie, Innovation und Infrastruktur
    Weniger Ungleichheiten
    Nachhaltige Städte und Gemeinden
    Nachhaltige Konsum- und Produktionsmuster sicherstellen
    Maßnahmen zum Klimaschutz
    Leben unter Wasser
    Leben an Land
    Frieden, Gerechtigkeit und starke Institutionen
    Partnerschaften zur Erreichung der Ziele
  • Kultureller Austausch und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Kultureller Austausch und Lernmöglichkeiten

    As a volunteer you can:
    -Learn spanish, english or portuguese, practive french and, learn a little bit of indigenous lenguages and culture.
    -Learn or practice medicine and healig music from the indigenous people, practice guitar.
    -Enjoy the beautiful nature of the place, a protected, biodiverse tropical forrest, very close to Bogota.
    -Learn permaculture, alternative and indigenous practices for construction, healing, cooking, gardening.
    -Learn and practice some meditative practices, like acroyoga, aereal silks, caveclimbing and slackline.
    -Learn how to do indigenous traditional handcraft.
    -Hike, enjoy amazing views, and visit the National park in which the project is located.
    -This is a very important place for indigenous traditions, one of the most important tribes of Colombia considered this mountain its most important place for ceremonies and gatherings, people interested on this knowledge and art will be highly benefited.

  • Arbeit


    We need help on several areas, like:
    -Natural building (bioconstruction) which involves a range of building systems and materials, mainly indigenous, that place major emphasis on sustainability, of minimally processed, plentiful or renewable resources, as well as those that, while recycled or salvaged, produce healthy living environments
    -Gardening (mostly permaculture) developing systems that collect resources at peak abundance, plantic native trees, creating spaces, harvesting and processing organic coffee and banana.

  • Gesprochene Sprachen

    English: Fließend
    Spanish: Fließend
    Portuguese: Fließend
    French: Grundkenntnisse

  • Unterkunft


    Our project is located on a protected forest, 3 hours from Bogota, We are at 1800 meters (5900 ft) above sea level.
    The day temperature is between 15 - 25 celsus degrees (59-77 farenheit). A little bit low at nigh.

    We can offer space for camping. Also we have a very primitive and old house were there are few beds, and hammacks for volunteers use. We use dry toilets in one part of the project

    To get to the project you need to walk 30 minutes from the closest bus-stop. At this moment we dont have wifi access on the project.

    In order to mantain the water as clean as possible please only bring natural-ecological-biodegradable products such as shampoo, soaps, etc.
    We try as much as possible to transform, recicle, reuse and reduce our waste, as we live very far from big cities we dont have any public sistem to collect our waste, so please, the garbage you generate try to reduce, recicle or transform it, or if not possible, take it back to the city.

  • Was noch ...

    Was noch ...

    The Quinini mountain, is a sacred place, not only for the indigenous people that lived on the area. Is full of indigeouns arts and remains, principally on rocks and caves. As this is a natural and indigenous reservation, there are trails that provide beautiful landscappes of the Magdalena valley, and caves with indigenous paintings from 3000 years ago. Also there are some nice waterfalls close to the project.
    Some workshops and classes such as yoga, tai chi, indigenous handcraft and meditation practices may have additional cost.

  • Etwas mehr Information

    Etwas mehr Information

    • Internet Zugang

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      Eingeschränkter Internet Zugang

    • Wir besitzen Tiere

    • Wir sind Raucher

    • Familien möglich

  • Kapazität - wie viele Workawayer maximal

    Kapazität - wie viele Workawayer maximal

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    3 hours/day, 5 days/week (no meals)

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    Optional payment of USD$5 for shared meals (only 15 hours a week help)

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Gastgeber Ref-Nr.: 485251622825