Yogic living and sustainable farming practices in picturesque Port Barton, Philippines.

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Philippines

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    06/06/2020

 
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  • Description

    Description

    Yogic living and sustainable farming practices in picturesque Port Barton, Philippines.

    As a Yoga Center and experimental sustainability project, our vision is to become actively involved in the exploration of sustainable food production systems, alternative living and community supported education projects with a focus on balanced, harmonious and joyful living. We also work with alternative energy and have an independent solar power system.

    Our project supports and is supported by the surrounding community, within which we assist local schools and will soon be offering yoga classes to school-aged and adult groups.

    If you are interested in seeing our vision of clean, simple and conscious living. We welcome people from all walks of life whether you are a traveling artisan or recently retired from the 9-5 grind.

    Ideally some experience or knowledge of permaculture techniques, organic farming, natural building, carpentry would be beneficial.

    In return for your assistance we offer basic lodging, a kitchen for preparing your own food, some fruits from the land when abundant, the opportunity to study with a highly experienced Yoga teacher and participate in some classes and courses that we are running.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay help
    Help with Eco Projects
    Art Projects
    Help with Computers/ Internet
    Teaching

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Help

    Help

    As we are creating a community based on Permaculture and Sustainable building techniques, there are many possibilities and opportunities to help us, if you are innovative and self motivated.

    From web-based administration of our existing Yoga Center to creating organic gardens to designing and building cabins, saunas or whatever your heart desires, we might have the space for you to express your creativity.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    At this stage there is some simple Philippino-style huts, and a kitchen with basic ammenities - perfect for being close to nature. We also have tenting.

    However, as we sometimes hold Permaculture Courses during which students construct buildings, the availability and standard of our accommodations will be improved.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We have another property in Thailand on which we run Pyramid Yoga Center. If you are travelling around koh phangan , you can contact us.
    David

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    4 hours a day, 5 days a week




Host ref number: 111222222926