We are located on the slopes of the chianti hills in the region of Tuscany. The main building is a sumptuous Renaissance villa dating back to the first half of the sixteen century. It dominates the eighty hectares of property, with its lush woods and hundreds of olive plants. Classic Italian garden with a central fountain welcomes visitors. Beautiful exotic plants embellish the grounds and peacock freely roam the property.
The view all around is breathtaking!
volunteering in Tuscany – meditation retreatLifestyle in this unique place is based on the teachings of ancient Vedic texts like Bhagavad Gita that promote harmony, simplicity, mindfulness and devotion.
Many spiritually inclined or just curious people visit this place to experience ashram life where they can participate in the practices of Krishna Bhakti, yoga and meditation on a daily basis or longer.
The heart of this place is a Temple available for quiet meditation or for participation in conferences, ceremonies and kirtans -devotional singing.
For the volunteers there is plenty of opportunities to engage in yoga, meditation and other spiritual activities (if they desire) besides daily required activities like helping with general maintenance, cleaning, garden, orchards, cows, kitchens, etc.
Accommodation and food
Accommodation is shared gender-based dormitory and we offer three fresh vegetarian (and vegan) meals a day.
volunteering in Tuscany – meditation retreat
Volunteers are expected to help out for up to 5 hours 5 days a week or 4 hours 6 days a week.
Minimum period they can stay is 2 weeks and maximum 2 months.
Longer stay is possible for those who wish to experience ashram life on a deeper level.
GUYS! it is a deep learning experience! we offer a different life style, intercultural exchanges, practice and learning differente languages. For sure you will have a good time.
Our place it is unique because is very multicultural , there are many people from all over the world. We are try to create a social place, natural and spiritual place. Volunteers can learn how to take care about the garden or about milk the cows.
The place it is easy to reach with the bus from Florence. We will explain better in private message.
The volunteers will help us in differents way, with the cleaning iin our farm, helping with the agricoulture, gardening and animals Sometimes we need someone to help also with the kitchen and the maintences of the place.
So thats are the main service that we need the help: – cleaning, help in the canteen, help with the maintences, help with the cows.
In the kitchen of community the volunteers won’t cook directly, but they will just help with wash the pots and floor all with the assistance of a supervisor.
Everything it is not so hard, and we are tryn to create the best mood where volunteers can work together.
As this is a community that propagates non violence and virtuous lifestyle meat eating, fish or eggs as well as drinking alcohol and taking drugs are not allowed.
Dress code is decent.
Please note that we do not provide towels.
We welcome all honest, friendly and hardworking helpers in exchange for a beautiful and unique experience.
+39 334 270 8134