Village Life

45 years ago, in 1970’s, there was a non-violent grassroots protest movement aimed at the protection and conservation of biodiversity of trees…
Anna first visited India from the United States four years ago, as part of a 2 week cultural immersion during the NOLS…
Pick up trash people! Many thanks go out to everyone over the last year who has made so much effort in getting…
How did river Ganga come to be? Mythology says that there was a noble King who requested that Ganga descend from heaven…
Here is a text that Lakshmi wrote about her last visit to the Foundation for the Contemplation of Nature’s Headquarters, the Vrikshalaya…
NOLS (National Outdoor Leadership School) is a nonprofit global wilderness school that aims to help form the next generation of leaders. It…
Apan Kumaon Ka Swad – Recipe book from Kumaon, Uttarakahnd is a recipe book in Hindi filled with recipes from the local region.…
The festival of colors is celebrated in the Kumoan region for almost a month. It’s a tradition in some areas to hold…
The area around Majkhali and the Vrikshalaya Center is full of wildlife! Here are two videos made by Christoph Eberhard on one…
The students of the Global Leadership program from Menlo School in San Francisco visited us again this year between June 23rd –…