Tag: Contributism

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The Seeds We Sow

"Children are the seeds of our future. Plant love in their hearts and water them with wisdom and life’s lessons. When they are grown, give them space to grow." - Unknown


"A human being is a part of the whole called by us universe, a part limited in time

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Kailash Ecovillage

Rundown apartments reborn as food-forest coliving Agritopia

In 2007, Ole and Maitri Ersson bought the rundown Cabana apartment complex in the city and immediately began to de-pave parking spaces to make space for what today is a huge permaculture coliving space and urban food forest.

Today, the Kailash Ecovillage has

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Food, Earth, Happiness

"The film filled me up with great joy and inspiration...I knew it was going to uplift and give a new perspective to my soul, but I didn't know how deeply it would do those things! I'm going to watch the film today... for the 8th time." – Rafayah Uzzyah, Philadelphia,

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Masanobu Fukuoka

"Aber wenn man zehn Dinge verstehen will, versteht man in Wirklichkeit nicht einmal eines. Wenn du hundert Blumen kennst, "kennst" du nicht eine einzige."


"But intending to understand ten things, you actually do not understand even one. If you know a hundred flowers you do not “know” a single one.

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Revolution Food

"Teaching kids how to feed themselves and how to live in a community responsibly is the center of an education." - Alice Waters


"Food and medicine are not two different things: the are the front and back of one body." - Masanobu Fukuoka, The One-Straw Revolution


"When it is understood

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Treeline - The Secret Life of Trees

"We have nothing to fear and a great deal to learn from trees, that vigorous and pacific tribe which without stint produces strengthening essences for us, soothing balms, and in whose gracious company we spend so many cool, silent, and intimate hours." - Marcel Proust


"I listened to the breeze

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Max Igan

"Look into your own heart and then look into the heart of another Because when you look deeply enough into the heart of another, what you will find is yourself."

Max Igan at the Open Mind Conference 2014, Copenhagen.

"Reclaiming the Earth – steps towards a collective awakening"

Maxwell Igan has

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Running out of Time

This in-depth documentary explores Allan Savory and how he has used Holistic Management to completely transform his land in Zimbabwe.

Holistic Management was made popular in Savory's 2013 Ted Talk, How to Fight Desertification and Reverse Climate Change.

This documentary was produced by Trevor Langham and his crew at Fig

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Permakultur

Vom Apfelhof zur Permakultur: Hof des Wandels

Lisa, Jakob, Hanspeter und Martina haben ihren typisch südtirolerischen Apfelhof in einen Heilkräuter- und Permakultur-Hof nach dem Market-Garden-Prinzip verwandelt. Aber der Wandel hört nicht auf. Es ist ein Hof des Wandels.

Mehr Infos über uns: https://nowa.vision
Mehr infos zum Hof des

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Keep the Hives Alive

In June 2016 a group of beekeepers, farmers, community organizers, environmental groups, and concerned citizens banded together to host the “Keep the Hives Alive Tour” to raise awareness about the plight of pollinators and how toxic pesticides contribute to their decline.

Collectively, our mission is to educate the public of

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Buckminster Fuller

"Humans beings always do the most intelligent thing…after they’ve tried every stupid alternative and none of them have worked"

"Never forget that you are one of a kind. Never forget that if there weren't any need for you in all your uniqueness to be on this earth, you

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David Holmgren

Interview on Permaculture, Energy Descent & Future Scenarios

David Holmgren is the co-originator, with Bill Mollison, of permacuture. This is the full interview we shot with him for our film "A Simpler Way: Crisis as Opportunity". We can only ever fit in a few minutes' worth of the amazing interviews

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Dr. Jane Goodall

"What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make."

"Change happens by listening and then starting a dialogue with the people who are doing something you don't believe is right."

"Farm animals are far more aware and intelligent than we

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Lucia Hiemer

Rapunzel Events: Lucia Hiemer "Durch den Garten mit Permakultur"

„Kooperation statt Konkurrenz“, das ist die Grundlage der Permakultur, wie Lucia Hiemer, Gärtnerin und Holzbildhauerin im Oberallgäu, sie betreibt. Wie das geht, Systeme ökologisch verträglich zu gestalten, erklärte sie anschaulich in ihrem Vortrag am 27. Januar 2018 bei Rapunzel Naturkost.

Alles

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Oren Lyons

“All things are bound together, all things connect. Whatever befalls the earth, befalls also the children of the earth.”

“Man sometimes thinks he’s been elevated to be the controller, the ruler, but he’s not. He’s only part of the whole. Man’s job is not to exploit,

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Alnoor Ladha

Sacred activism and being of place - Alnoor Ladha & Helena Norberg-Hodge

Political strategist, writer and activist Alnoor Ladha is in deep conversation with Helena Norberg-Hodge (Director of Local Futures), about the interdependence that arises when one is part of a place-based community. Alnoor explains in detail what sacred and

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Back To Eden Gardening & GOSHEN

Back To Eden Gardening Documentary Film - How to Grow a Vegetable Garden

Back to Eden Gardening Documentary Film - Learn how to grow an organic vegetable garden the best and easiest way! Grow fruits and veggies with less labor, less watering, fewer weeds, and an extremely abundant harvest! Paul

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Green Renaissance

Do you feel like life is a constant game of catch-up? No matter how much you strive to get and do, you feel like you need to do more or have more?

We’re encouraged to seek out success, wealth, and material possessions, against which we measure our status, self-worth

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Jon Jandai

About John

“ I was born in a village when money was not widely used. People made things by themselves and the barter system was common everywhere. People at that time did not use the word “poor” but the word “suffering” instead. When they were suffering they could find happiness easily

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Charles Eisenstein

Charles Eisenstein - Interview from Living the Change

“Going around New Zealand making a film … like that's not gonna get you anywhere, that's irrational, impractical, unrealistic…” Lots of people have asked about our interview with Charles Eisenstein for Living the Change – only a few minutes of the awesome 1.5-hour

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