- DURATION 60 mins
A talk that explores our interest in gardening and the deeper satisfaction that we can get from creating our own special natural space.
Reviewing Chinese, Japanese and Islamic gardens from Alan's personal experience, some of the principles underlying these oriental gardens, such as Taoism and Feng Shui are discussed.
Alan explains how he has attempted to create the peace, tranquility, balance and harmony in his own garden that can only be achieved by working with Nature.
- Duration: 60 mins
- Online Zoom event: Join from your computer, phone or tablet (no replay available)
Meet the Host, Alan
With specific interests in gardening and travel, Alan is a popular speaker on both subjects. Alongside public speaking he is Vice President of the Tibet Society and Relief Fund working on charity projects in India, and having always been a keen gardener, he developed the very popular attraction Cascades Gardens; a Meditation garden in Bonsall, Matlock, Derbyshire. This garden is open to the public (see www.cascadesgardens.com).
Alan is also an article contributor for Mirthy as well as having his own blog (www.gardenforwellbeing.com).
Preparing for the Event
Equipment: If you have an exercise mat to go on the floor, you can use it. Alternatively, you can do this class on your bed.
- Position yourself in front of the camera
- Wear comfortable clothing
- Enjoy the event!
What if I can’t make the event?
If a recording’s available for the event, you can still register for it and we will send you an email with a link to a recording shortly after it ends.
Will my camera be on and will I be visible to the other people?
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