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Medicinal Herbs Gardener

Duration: 6 months

Daily Tasks

Involvement in the daily jobs for the upkeep of the healing forest. Such as cleaning, helping in the forest and maintenance of the herbal garden.

Skills gained

The volunteer can expect a new experience, learning about the healing medicines whilst enjoying the Auroville community lifestyle. The volunteer will be involved in the Siddha medicine vision and will leave skilled in taking care of the plants and also natural medicine uses and production.

Opportunity Description

 

 

Need or context

The volunteers are required to help develop the healing forest in to a multi-dimensional healing center and educational haven. 

Please click on the link Martuvam Helaing Forest for more information. 

Please browse the website https://www.martuvam.org/

Role of the volunteer

The volunteers are required to help develop the healing forest into a multi-dimensional healing center and educational haven.

Goals and expected outcome

 The volunteers are required to help develop the healing forest into a multi-dimensional healing center and educational haven.

Conditions

Lodging will be provided at a minimal cost of Rs.6000/- per month. Option to cook your own meal could be provided for long term volunteers.

Timing

 

Morning hours 6am to 11 am
Afternoon hours

Prerequisites

We require those with good will , enthusiasm and positive energy. No specific experience / skills are required, there is a wide range of tasks for all types of volunteers. Those with knowledge in natural therapy (siddha/ ayurvedic), doctors, alternative medics/ students and/ or massage therapists are encouraged.

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