Events - swaYYam

Upcoming events

 

Course : INTRODUCTION TO PERMACULTURE and REGENERATIVE DESIGN

 

3 – days residential workshop

Dates: October 4th – 6th , 2019

starts at 11 am on 4th October and ends at 2 pm on the 6th Oct, 2019

Fee: Rs. 6500.

(Includes food, accommodation and workshop fees)

Your fees after meeting expenses go towards funding our ‘1000treeproject’ in the village

Facilitators – Rico Zook  and Malvikaa Solanki

Topics covered in the course:

      • Permaculture and Regenerative systems
      • Permaculture ethics and principles
      • Natural patterns
      • Reading the landscape
      • Methods of Permaculture design
      • Water harvesting
      • Soil – building healthy soils
      • Social Permaculture
      • Hands on practical sessions – composting, making raised beds

Venue: swaYYam, Yelachatti, Hangala Hobli, Gundlupet Taluk, Chamarajanagara district, Karnataka, 571111, Indi

Coordinates : 11.650626, 76.705892

Click below to register: 

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Course : Introduction to Regenerative Agroforestry

3 – days residential workshop

Dates: 18th to 20th October 2019

Fee: Rs. 6600.

(Includes food, accommodation and workshop fees)

Your fees after meeting expenses go towards funding our ‘1000treeproject’ in the village

Facilitators – Roman Eisenkoelbl assisted by Asanga Namal Jayasinghe and Malvikaa Solanki

Topics covered in the course:

• Dynamic, Successional Agroforestry and Analog Forestry Practices
• Permaculture Ethics, Principles, Design and Practices
• Soil Food Web, Soil Microbiology, its importance and Soil Building processes
• Understand the Benefits of Application of large quantities of biomass
• Beyond Organic Market Gardening and Small Scale, Low Fossil Fuel Input,
High Yielding No Dig Gardening Systems
• Animal integration – Holistic Management and Grazing Tools for Silvopastures
• Reforestation and Land Regeneration

Venue: swaYYam, Yelachatti, Hangala Hobli, Gundlupet Taluk, Chamarajanagara district, Karnataka, 571111, India

Coordinates : 11.650626, 76.705892

Click below to register: 

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Workshop : Hands on Natural Building  – 3 days intensive residential program

For architects, engineers and enthusiast of natural building

Coming Soon

Course fees – 6600
(Your fees goes towards supporting our community project – 1000treeproject)

Facilitator : Varun Thautam 
www.varunthautam.com

Topics covered :

1 – Earth in architecture 
2 – Rammed earth
3 – Adobe

Venue: swaYYam, Yelachatti, Hangala Hobli, Gundlupet Taluk, Chamarajanagara district, Karnataka, 571111, India

Coordinates : 11.650626, 76.705892

To register and full course description visit : http://handmadearchitecture.org 

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COURSE: SURVIVING OUR WATER CRISIS

COMING SOON 

Course Fees – 6500
(Your fees goes towards supporting our community project – 1000treeproject)

Venue: Open Shell Farm, swaYYam.

Facilitators – Gyan Sagar and Malvikaa Solanki

Topics covered in the course :

• 5000 years of Indian water traditions and current paradigms
• Natural water cycles, groundwater and its hydrogeology
• Influences of Climate change on global water
• Rainwater harvesting – Urban and Rural
• Greywater – getting it back into the cycle
• watershed analysis and management.
• Rehydrating the earth
• The importance of trees, biomass, ground covers and living soils
• Permaculture earthworks: swales and ponds.
• Rainwater harvesting – experiences and examples
• Hands-on activities and design experiments
• working with water harvesting designs 
• Examples and analysis of local village projects

Venue: swaYYam, Yelachatti, Hangala Hobli, Gundlupet Taluk, Chamarajanagara district, Karnataka, 571111, India

Coordinates : 11.650626, 76.705892

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Completed events

 

COURSE: PRACTICAL PERMACULTURE – INTRODUCTION TO BASICS.

3 – Days Residential Workshop

Date: 19th to 21st July 2019 (completed)

Course Fees – 6500
(Your fees goes towards supporting our community project – 1000treeproject)

Venue: Open Shell Farm, swaYYam.

Facilitators – Asanga Namal Jayasinghe, Kiri Meili, Gyan Sagar and Malvikaa Solanki

Topics covered in the course :

• Permaculture ethics and principles
• Concepts of Permaculture design
• Water harvesting
• Soil – building healthy soils • Growing food & starting a garden
• Composting
• Urban Permaculture
• Hands-on practical sessions
• Farm living

Venue: swaYYam, Yelachatti, Hangala Hobli, Gundlupet Taluk, Chamarajanagara district, Karnataka, 571111, India

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COURSE: PRACTICAL PERMACULTURE – INTRODUCTION TO BASICS.

3 – Days Residential Workshop

Date: 8th – 10th March – 2019  (completed)

Course Fees – 6200

Venue: Open Shell Farm, swaYYam.

Facilitators – Madhu Reddy and Malvikaa Solanki

Topics covered in the course :

• Permaculture ethics and principles
• Concepts of Permaculture design
• Water harvesting
• Soil – building healthy soils • Growing food & starting a garden
• Composting
• Urban Permaculture
• Hands-on practical sessions
• Farm living
• Seed saving
• Patterns

Venue: swaYYam, Yelachatti, Hangala Hobli, Gundlupet Taluk, Chamarajanagara district, Karnataka, 571111, India

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COURSE: PRACTICAL PERMACULTURE. – INTRODUCTION TO BASICS.

3 – Days Residential Workshop

Date: 28th – 30th Dec 2018  (completed)

Course Fees – 6500
(Your fees goes towards supporting our community project – 1000treeproject)

Venue: Open Shell Farm, swaYYam.

Facilitators – Madhu Reddy, Gyan Sagar and Malvikaa Solanki

Topics covered in the course :

• Permaculture ethics and principles
• Concepts of Permaculture design
• Water harvesting
• Soil – building healthy soils • Growing food & starting a garden
• Composting
• Urban Permaculture
• Hands-on practical sessions
• Farm living
• Seed saving
• Patterns

Venue: swaYYam, Yelachatti, Hangala Hobli, Gundlupet Taluk, Chamarajanagara district, Karnataka, 571111, India