Video Tour of Windhorse Farm, Nova Scotia.

Via on Sep 27, 2011

“Windhorse Farm in Nova Scotia.”

This summer, my mom and my longtime buddy Mike Smith took me for a tour (led by Will Martin) of Windhorse Farm—a farm and sustainably-logged forest and retreat/events center that fast became my favorite place ever—because it combines my interests in a sort of endless ecosystem: Shambhala Buddhism and the path of warriorship, environmental responsibility, and sustainable business—all three joined whereas, typically, one’s spiritual path is considered separate or even opposed to making money, and business considers environmentalism an obstacle…

Hope you enjoy Mike’s video: Jolly Good Show!

Little tour of Windhorse Farms narrated by Waylon Lewis of elephantjournal.com! It is very educational on Ecoforestry and we kept this video fun with lots of sense of humor. Enjoy…

This is the first video I shot with my iphone 4, as it was not planed and shot impromptu. (In other words sorry the footage is jerky).

Bonus: my photos:

I can’t figure how to embed my slideshow, but go here and click slideshow.

About Waylon Lewis

Waylon Lewis, founder of elephant magazine, now elephantjournal.com & host of Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis, is a 1st generation American Buddhist “Dharma Brat." Voted #1 in U.S. on twitter for #green two years running, Changemaker & Eco Ambassador by Treehugger, Green Hero by Discovery’s Planet Green, Best (!) Shameless Self-Promoter at Westword's Web Awards, Prominent Buddhist by Shambhala Sun, & 100 Most Influential People in Health & Fitness 2011 by "Greatist", Waylon is a mediocre climber, lazy yogi, 365-day bicycle commuter & best friend to Redford (his rescue hound). His aim: to bring the good news re: "the mindful life" beyond the choir & to all those who didn't know they gave a care. elephantjournal.com | facebook.com/elephantjournal | twitter.com/elephantjournal | facebook.com/waylonhlewis | twitter.com/waylonlewis | Google+ For more: publisherelephantjournalcom

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2 Responses to “Video Tour of Windhorse Farm, Nova Scotia.”

  1. [...] of our approach to these questions. We don’t have a creek behind the school, but camping and rural farm retreats are an integral part of our curriculum. Students spend time contemplating ancient forests, doing [...]

  2. Beautiful place! Do they serve vegan food?
    (Which also turns into shit, but it's the most sustainable and healthy of all poop!) ;)

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