The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 10,000 times in 2013. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 4 sold-out performances for that many […]
I am excitedly looking forward to welcoming participants from all over the world to The Haven for the International Holistic Centres Gathering, April 6-11 2014. The beginning of 2014 seemed like a good time to give you some more information about Gabriola Island, the home of The Haven for the past 30 years, and how […]
(Photos from the “Imagine Campaign” – download all ten posters here) Tamera Newsletter – November 2013 Dear friends of Tamera, We greet you with a short newsletter from an intense and sunny autumn in Tamera! We also greet all peace workers currently in Israel-Palestine, Kenya, Colombia, Brazil and Portugal within the frame of […]
BACKGROUND NOTES TO SPLASH – SPIRIT LED APPROACH TO SUSTAINABLE HOLISM: A MONTH-LONG HOLISTIC PEER GROUP PROGRAMME Holistic living involves the whole self and therefore includes the following parts of the person: Physical Emotional Mental Spiritual and Relationships between people and groups (Social) If there is a hierarchy in holistic learning, the process should be […]
I am delighted to announce that registration is now open for the 2014 International Holistic Centers Gathering. On behalf of all of us at The Haven, we look forward to welcoming participants from all over the world to our beautiful island.
We are also offering Come Alive, The Haven’s flagship program, at a special discounted price for participants of the Gathering.
We are delighted to announce the new programme for 2014. Click here to view full details. Courses are currently being added to the website and this will soon be complete, but we wanted to share an advance preview right away. As well as some completely new courses for next year, we also have a change […]
Wong, Bennet Randall. July 16, 1930-September 25, 2013. Pioneer humanist and human potential advocate Bennet (‘Ben’) Wong died Wednesday September 25 in Nanaimo British Columbia, at the age of 83, from complications of a fall and Parkinson’s disease. Nanaimo is twenty minutes by ferry from Gabriola Island, home to the The Haven, co-founded by Wong […]
An open position for a Human Resources Manager is available at Esalen. The office is on campus in Big Sur. Can you think of anyone who would have the skills and be a cultural fit for Esalen? If you are interested or can think of anyone who might be, please call Tatyana Sanikovich HR Generalist […]
I’m grateful and happy the Gathering is so strong and dynamic. It’s here and it’s here to stay and that is very fulfilling. I have a huge appreciation for Esalen, they did a magnificent job with the space, the schedule, the community. I feel personally renewed by the natural beauty, the heart connections and new […]
The Haven is honoured to be the host centre for the International Holistic Centers Gathering 2014. We are a not-for-profit charitable educational institution on beautiful Gabriola Island, BC, Canada. In 2013 The Haven is celebrating 30 years of offering programs for personal and professional development and growth. The Haven has participated in many Centers Gatherings […]