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...

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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GREEN THOUGHT FOR TODAY

We cannot command Nature except by obeying her. Francis Bacon