Vernacular Eco-Architecture Workshop

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

Contact Details:
To request registration, click here
Dharmalaya Institute
Bir-Sansal Road, Ghornala Village
VPO Bir, Tehsil Baijnath
District Kangra (H.P.) 176077


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