Work exchange in a meditation retreat in South Africa
Bodhi Khaya is a peaceful Meditation Retreat set on 217 hectares of the spectacular Overberg region of the Western Cape.
The retreat center is located two hours from Cape Town and Cape Agulhas, in one of the world’s most diverse and species rich floral kingdoms. Wildlife, birds, flowers, reptiles galore! 20 min from Stanford and Gansbaai with Hermanus another 20 min down the road. Southern Right and Humpback whales just 10 min away. In the heart of the Walker Bay Nature Conservancy. Under billions of stars. With fresh, clean air & an abundance of delicious mountain spring water. Hiking trails. Swimming in ponds, pools, and ocean. And a fully stocked library and best reading/relaxing porch south of the Zambezi!
About the work exchange program
The program offers an introductory apprenticeship in vegetarian cooking, hospitality, permaculture, community living, health and wellness, council gathering and story-telling, country & sustainable living, and alternative energy. Including off-site community volunteering, comfortable single or shared accommodations and 3 vegetarian meals per day. All this is offered and held within the practice of meditation and mindfulness training. The program is currently free and a stepping stone to potential apprenticeship in the Born as the Earth Mystery School .
36 hours per week of gardening, housekeeping, maintenance, kitchen, landscaping, retreat preparation and hosting.
- A stable couple or single person
- Curious. Conscious. Kind
- Good listener and communicator
- Socially engaged.
- Deep interest in land, earth based spirituality and conscious living.
- Environmentally ethical.
- Open to learning from a variety of people and styles.
- Able to work with a strong spirit and follow simple instructions.
How to apply
Volunteer modules are for 28 days – volunteers start and end their module together.
Modules begin on the FIRST OF THE MONTH and end on the 28TH OF THE MONTH.
Application form is available by clicking on this link!
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