I am led by my tutor Heiko to the top of an island in the midst of the Main river. There he shares a ritual that he was taught only a few weeks ago: the HAKA. It’s a traditional dance of the Maori people of New Zealand. There is something in this dance that attracts me very much.Continue reading »
What happens when all of our dreams suddenly disappear because we wake up on one morning and realize that something profoundly has shifted?
It happened to me last that a doctor diagnosed some sort of a chronic blood disease. This was like a punch right into my face. Today I remember that there are millions of people with a diagnosis like cancer, people who are involved in accidents or people who have to survive their very days by begging for food because they’ve lost their job and are on a downward spiral on the social ladder.Continue reading »
There are many people who belief in a transition. They all act accordingly towards their belief in numerous initiatives around the globe. It seems like it’s about coming closer now. There is no ONE solution. It’s more or less an organic process and this development need many impulses from different directions and a proof of working in reality. These are the possible steps that we can go towards a sustainable lifestyle. Are we able to acknowledge that humanity has reached a degree of power that can eliminate the whole species and is able to threaten the biosphere? Do we take a commitment and a stand to deal in a sustainable way with earth and its “ressources”? It’s about empowerment – about selfempowerment.Continue reading »