2014 World Ayahuasca Conference in Ibiza, Spain

by Botanical Dimensions on 05/28/2014

Botanical Dimensions is pleased to recommend the World Ayahuasca Conference in Ibiza, Spain, hosted by International Center for Ethnobotanical Education Research and Service (ICEERS). For three days world-renowned speakers will explore the traditional, religious, ethical, legal, and scientific aspects of this emerging global phenomenon, which originates in the Amazon. September 25-27, 2014. The conference will be bilingual, in Spanish and English. Details here.

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Announcing another great learning experience in South Kona, on Hawaii, “The Big Island”

~ Come study ETHNOBOTANY for 12 days & nights, from Jan. 28 to Feb. 9, 2014 ~ Look here

LITTLE PLANET, BIG ISLAND!

© Klea McKenna 2013    Learn together about all aspects of plants, their uses, and their lore. We’ll learn in our tropical classroom, on the beaches, in gardens, on the forested mountain, and roaming the volcano. Join our small group and guest teachers for an enriching time, looking at glorious nature through the eyes of various cultures. We will focus particularly on the worldviews of Pacific migratory cultures and the native peoples of the Americas, but set in global history. We’ll spend time at two botanical gardens, and amid the giant tree ferns and diversity of the upland South Kona forests.

Cost is $2,950, which covers all lodging, meals, on-island transportation, field trips, and exceptional teachers. $500 of your fee is a tax-deductible contribution to Botanical Dimensions, to help maintain the Hawaiian Forest-Garden that we’ll visit. Please consider joining us for another marvelous learning adventure. Maximum group size is twelve participants. (Participants reserve and purchase their own flights.)

To apply, email info(at)botanicaldimensions.org, or send in your name and interest in the comment space below. We’ll be in touch right away. MORE details here, with application.

Note: Kathleen Harrison has taught a course similar to this, on this beloved Big Island, for over a decade. The group experience just keeps getting better! Join this unique teacher and absorb her knowledge and love of nature, in surroundings that will soothe and delight your senses.

 

ISLANDERS! JOIN OUR ETHNOBOTANY INTENSIVE in HAWAII – Feb. 13-25, 2013.

We have a few spaces open in our unique course. If you live on the Big Island or have a place to stay with friends near Kona, you may join us every day for all activities, instruction and some meals — for a discounted rate of $1700. This is a 12-day intensive that studies all kinds of plants, their uses, and how we humans understand and engage with nature. We will share marvelous field trips and have dynamic discussions about healing, belief and shamanism. You will learn to see your island in a deeper way, making it even more beautiful in your eyes. Please consider joining Kathleen Harrison and Momi Subiono for a life-enhancing learning experience. (Discount rate does not include lodging, breakfast or dinner. Lunches and all field trip transportation will be provided. $500 of your fee is a contribution to Botanical Dimensions, so tax-deductible.) The course begins soon, so do email right away to inquire: info@botanicaldimensions.org — or call 707-874-1531.

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