Buddist meditation center in the countryside near Lake Como, Italy



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  • Description


    Couple living in a rustic house in the country side near Como lake.
    Peace, nature and gardening lovers.
    We are simple easy people.
    We realized a little meditation center where people can come to practice, listen to the dhamma, do yoga, walk in the nature and receive thai massage.
    When we organize retreats (not often yet), we may need help in cleaning the kitchen and doing the dishes.
    When there are not retreats, help with gardening, like cutting the grass, prune the trees and maintenance.
    Sometimes wooden buildings and/or painting.
    We are looking for people that have already some experience, both in meditation retreats and gardening/maintenance.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We can teach Italian and thai cousine, Italian and thai language and culture.
    Meditation technics and English dharma talks hearing.
    Learn some basic yoga.

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    Projects involving children

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  • Help


    wood works building.
    Help to build a wooden porch.
    Gardening, and house maintenance.
    Preferably need one person with previous building experience with wood.
    Able to cut grass with machines, and shortening the hazelnut fence.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    Italian: Fluent
    Thai: Fluent
    French: Beginner

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  • Accommodation


    Independent flat on the ground floor of our house provided of everything.
    Free food also included.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Here you can go hiking, mountain biking, horse riding, paragliding, lakes cruising, visit Como, enjoy the local cousine on mountain local rural restaurants and more.
    Our you can just enjoy nature, relax, meditate, do yoga end get connected with the nature.

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    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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Host ref number: 528865534753