The water retention system – a miracle of landscaping

The water retention system – a miracle of landscaping

15/05/2018 1 Comment
In the very beginning, Tamera was mostly a land of steppe and the life circumstances were very simple and challenging. The founders around Sabine Lichtenfels and Dieter Duhm, had a big beautiful vision what it would look like and be, so starting with some simple buildings and no electricity was challenging but also full of
The Stone Circle: An Open Air Cathedral

The Stone Circle: An Open Air Cathedral

25/04/2018 No Comment
In the center of Tamera on a rolling hill, the first stone of  Tameras stone circle was implanted and inaugurated in 2004. By now there are 96 stones on the clearing, out of granite or marble from different areas of Portugal.  The mostly beautifully engraved rocks represent all fundamental archetypes of a universal community in
Welcome at Tamera Healing Biotope

Welcome at Tamera Healing Biotope

24/04/2018 No Comment
It was wonderful to arrive at Tamera a few days before the first people for the introduction course came. So much nature and the most beautiful music: sounds from the lake, frogs, birds and an incredible amount of crickets. Campus from the hillside I am staying in this cute wooden hut, with now three other
Lotan – and how it all started

Lotan – and how it all started

31/03/2018 No Comment
Kibbuz Lotan is one of the youngest Kibbutzim in Israel, founded in 1983, by settlement groups of Israeli and North Americans belonging to the Reform(liberal) Jewish Movement. Today it has more than 50 members but a constant population of about 190 including about 60 children, applying famlies, volonteers, young people doing a year of service