to Govardhan Garden's Virtual Tour!
tour is not what many will expect - a
Disneyland-type series of pretty land scape pictures as seen on
countless nature-related web sites. Instead, it is attempting to show
another perspective of ecological farming in the Tropics: a
connection with nature on a deep intellectual and artistic level.
eloquently expressed in a famous song by Robert Nesta Marley, "there's a
natural mystic blowing through the air" - and this is exactly what this
Virtual Tour is attempting to capture.
Virtual Tour project is a collaboration of myself and Juanse (Dr. Juan
Ramirez), an avid photographer and nature lover. The main purpose of this
project is to inspire a higher sense of admiration and understanding of
nature, as well as of all those eco farmers in the Tropics who are
trying to create role models of sustainable havens. Our intention is
to let this project grow indefinitely over time.
are a photographer and would like to participate in this project, let me
Gold or money has
become the standard benchmark of success in our society.
Ironically, the pursuit of this type of temporary wealth has
primarily led to the exploitation of humans, animals, plants and
natural resources in general.
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Govardhan is an independent thinker, eco-organic farmer, tropical
rare fruit connoisseur and researcher. Extensive journeys for over
twenty years have allowed him to study indigenous cultures and
different life styles throughout the world.
His first publications on
philosophical and spiritual topics were published in Europe and
translated into several languages. He now lives in Puerto Rico and
has dedicated himself to researching and growing tropical food
crops and promoting alternative farming methods. He is currently
involved with consultant work and inspiring and developing
educational organic role model projects in the Caribbean.
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I would like
to extend a heartfelt thanks to everyone who has helped out this
project over the years. Even if I can't acknowledge all of you
individually since so many people have supported Govardhan Gardens
in so many ways, I certainly remember every one of you.
If you would like to find out more about the tree sponsoring
program and other opportunities to help the project, click here
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grow over time as a natural/simple living resource. I only include
companies and sites here that are in line with Govardhan Gardens'
Please let me know if you know of any additional good resources,
would like to trade links with us, or if any of these links are
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