“One should do nothing other than what is directly or indirectly of benefit to living beings.”

Shantideva
8th Century Indian Buddhist Saint

Monthly Archives: March 2014

Our Volunteers Save Lives! by Spero

Written on March 19, 2014 at 4:05 pm, by

In 2011, a homeopath named Rebecca Williams joined us, as a volunteer, on one of our regular mobile treatment camp excursions into the Barot Valley. Born in New Zealand, Rebecca has spent most of her adult years living a spiritual life near Kullu, India. As a homeopath, and a fluent Hindi speaker, we were excited  Continue Reading »

Our Budding New Organic Farm by Spero

Written on March 19, 2014 at 3:41 pm, by

The monsoon rains, in this part of the world, are long and intense. Rarely, if ever, do we see the full sun during this three month period of “summer”, where the average seasonal rainfall is about three meters. Last July, I did a 10 day, solitary meditation retreat. Such periods of quiet reflection are perhaps  Continue Reading »