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Events

Amma at Alexandra Palace November 10th-11th

GreenFriends Desk at Amma’s London Visit 2015 Once again GreenFriends will be running a stall throughout Amma’s UK visit. Come and visit us for: Networking ideas and sharing experiences of participating in Amma’s Indeed Campaign  in our daily our lives. General information on living a more sustainable life. Sharing your ideas for GreenFriends events throughout the … Continue reading »

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Cleaning up our future: Dubai children learn how they can help protect environment

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GreenFriends Tree Planting

From MA Centre in San Ramon, California “Be a part of something special! This video shows the GreenFriends Tree Planting Project at the M.A.Centre in Castro Valley, CA. The 167-acre grounds also serve as an educational hub for the Bay Area through demonstration of exemplary sustainable practices in reforestation, water catchment, and orchard culture. Drawn … Continue reading »

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Pruning workshop in Bucks.

A group of us had an interesting workshop with Andy Howard of the Heritage Fruit Tree Company at the Green Dragon Eco Centre, near Quainton.  Andy explained the history of fruit tree growing going back to the 3rd century BC; why we prune, using the ideas of Mary Spiller; the crucial difference between fruiting buds … Continue reading »

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Litter picking day

Amma has asked us to take part in a seva project that can be broadcast at Her birthday celebrations in September. I suggest we concentrate on litter picking. Continue reading »

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Greenfriends walk in Sutton Park

On 23 rd June the Birmingham satsang met for a Greenfriends walk in Sutton park. Quite a few of the people hadn’t  been before so i enjoyed sharing my knowledge and telling stories of my experiences.  We walked around an area called blackroot which is a lovely walk through the woods to one of the … Continue reading »

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From ‘The Reason I Jump’ on Radio 4

We are like cicadas who will miss the summer unless we hurry, hurry, hurry. Bzz, bzz, crick, crick, crick. We cry our hearts out, shout our heads off and never rest in a battle against time. What would you give as an example of what people with autism really enjoy? We love the greenness of … Continue reading »

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The Wychwood Forest: what you may have missed on a bitterly cold day

Trees near the entrance

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Walking along the Regent’s Canal

I was supposed to join a party starting from St.Pancras, but ended up walking west along the Canal in the direction of Paddington.  After a while you come to Camden Lock, where the shopping area goes right down to the canal bank and you are forced to make a detour through the crowds of shoppers. … Continue reading »

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Anokha – a Mega Student Event

50 competitive events at Anokha, the annual tech-fest of the Amrita School of Engineering at Coimbatore campus; winners took home prizes worth over Rs. 1.5 million. Continue reading »

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