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...

LisbonRetreat2015About 30 people gathered from around Europe in Lisbon, Portugal from the 2nd–6th July 2015 to experience the soul’s true relationship with the five elements. The retreat looked at interactions with Nature and how to improve efforts to respect the environment. This retreat included meditations, Qigong and Hatha Yoga practices to sustain the body.

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German Green Walking Retreat 2In September 2014, it was decided to have a green retreat in Germany.  Instead of being based in one place, they chose to go for an extended walk - it was a big challenge.

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The retreat centre at Vila Serra Serena, Brazil has been constructed using sustainable technologies.  Here is a photo-report presenting the centre.

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GREEN THOUGHT FOR TODAY

We are all here on this planet, as it were, as tourists. The most important thing is to be a good human being. Dalai Lama