ecoretreat2016 1This retreat in Worthing (11-13 November) for UK BKs was attended by a very eco-active group, from all over the UK, who shared their ideas on various aspects of pratical tips for cleaning materials, creative use of arts and consciousness.  Plans have been made to continue these ideas as projects to create real results.

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LisbonRetreatThis retreat for Brahma Kumaris (BK) members was held at the BK centre in Lisbon over the weekend of 16 to 20 June 2016.  The subject was 'Caring for Nature'  There were thought-provoking workshops, some great meals and good weather. 

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ECOretreatThis was held in Oxford Global Retreat Centre, set in the Oxfordshire countryside, in August.  A brief report is given here.

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USGreenRetreatOn Friday, July 31, BKs from USA, Canada and Spain gathered at Peace Village on Friday evening with a lot of enthusiasm for the North America BK Green Retreat of 2015.  The theme was "Consciousness and Matter, the Confluence of Two Living Systems" It was held at Peace Village Retreat Center, New York (July 31 - August 2).

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The Brahma Kumaris family of North America, as part of the Brahma Kumaris Environment Initiative, held their 4th Annual Green Retreat
July 30 – August 2, 2015 in Peace Village, New York.  This was facilitated by Neville Hodgkinson of the UK.  The flyers for this can be seen pdfhere... and pdfhere...

GREEN THOUGHT FOR TODAY

Man must feel the earth to know himself and recognize his values.... God made life simple. It is man who complicates it.