Happy Solstice! Winter has settled into Jackson Hole... May all beings be happy May all beings be peaceful May all beings be safe and have ease of being May we step into the light, this new beginning, with compassion for ourselves and others. … [Read more...] about Happy Solstice!
Greetings, We have been back from Asia for about three weeks. This photo was taken by Lisa Finkelstein at one of the monasteries. All the monks really enjoy meeting us and having photos taken. I am standing in the background. As Lisa said, “Marc and I had a great trip with everyone.” I am truly pleased with how much fun we had and everyone’s positive … [Read more...] about Nature Update
Well, the trip is drawing to an end. We will leave shortly for the Paro airport so everyone can begin their journey home. It has really been a great trip and words can't sum up the experiences we had, the friendships that were made, and how we all connected in this country, a true jewel in the Himalayas. It's my first group excursion in Bhutan and a … [Read more...] about Heading home
Well, you have to love Asia. When communication, hot showers, toilet paper, and electricity become intermittent, you learn to appreciate home. Last blog update didn't include photo so this time I am not even trying. We have a slow working computer and connection in Thimphu so here is a quick update. We made it to the capital, population 100,000 earlier … [Read more...] about Thimphu, Bhutan
We traveled to Phobjikha in central Bhutan to experience the Black-necked Crane Festival. The local community organizes this annual event. All the school children perform dances in honor of nature and the crane. It's the only nature festival in Bhutan. The festival lasts one day and features 18 dances honoring the natural world. The crane winters in the … [Read more...] about Crane Festival