A Change of Pace.

Last week Jack went on an adventure on his own to discover more about the Hare Krisna community. So he and Matilda left me home alone. He came back with lots of stories and some beautiful photos, so I would like to share them with you….


A change of pace.

                    NEW GOVARDHANA.

I took a break from the TV commercials, neon lights and the grasping materialistic society. Matilda (the pop top van) and I headed for the beautiful lush Tweed Valley to the Hare Krishna Community Farm for a change of pace.

I WWOOFed, working as a willing worker on their organic farm for five days. Hoeing in the garden and I fixed the fence where the bull had found a way in for a sneaky meal. I did some sweeping and cleaning with the company of beautiful young people, from many countries.

Scotland, and France, Italy and many Asian countries were represented as well as New Zealand.  These people from different cultures blending-in, in perfect Krishna harmony as an example of how the world could live caring and sharing in friendship, peace and harmony.

One job I especially liked…

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2 thoughts on “A Change of Pace.

  1. Joan and Terry Watson

    In days gone by when my kids were young teenagers, a group of them from Tweed Heads High school used to go there to help and to feast with them, if had a calming effect on them, I wonder if it is still the same Jack


  2. Thanks for the reblog, it is a nice complement that you thought it worth passing on.


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