What: Intensive Service-Learning Workshop on the topic of Vernacular Eco-architecture of the Himalayas.
Residential service-learning programme at the Dharmalaya Institute with hands-on training in green building and more. Learn to build earthen structures in the style of esteemed eco-architect Didi Contractor, while contemplating our relationship with nature and the value of sustainable and compassionate living.
Workshops and groups sessions may include the following:
- Hands-on education in traditional earthen architecture of the Himalayas
- Natural landscaping and organic gardening
- Meditation and connected movement (morning/evening sessions)
Cost: Rs 1200 per day (Rs 12,000 total) including comfortable tent accommodation and healthy meals. For low-income participants, a limited number of work-study scholarships are available (please contact them for details).
When: 15-24 October, 2014
Where: Dharmalaya Institute
Bir, Himachal Pradesh, India