Liberation + Interdependence = Ubuntu

Ubuntu is is the essential truth of inter-being and interdependent co-arising. Learn about ways to celebrate INTERdependence Day and to participate in the co-creation of the Novasutras movement.

Celebrate Well-Being on Earth for the May Cross-Quarter

By Benjamin Gimmel, BenHur, CC-BY-SA-3.0, from Wikimedia Commons

On May 4th & 5th, Novasutras will celebrate the Cross-Quarter - the midpoint between and the Equinox and the Solstice. We will reconnect with the beauty and wonder of Nature, with messages of global wellness, joy and loving-kindness for all beings, in this Octal Celebration of the Earth-Sun dance. Click below for links and more info.

A Celebration to Promote Planetary Well-Being this Cross-Quarter

Celebrate the midpoint between the solstice and the equinox February 2nd & 3rd. We will reconnect with the beauty and wonder of Nature, with messages of global wellness, joy and loving-kindness for all beings, in this Octal Celebration of the Earth-Sun dance. Click below for links and more info.

December 2020 Solstice Celebrations

Stonehenge, Salisbury - 2019 Winter Solstice celebration before sunrise. Photo by Dyana Wing So on Unsplash

This Solstice is Dec 20th/21st, when the sun is directly overhead at the Tropic of Capricorn. The sun being overhead in southern Africa, and the Great Conjunction of Jupiter and Saturn at dusk, make this Solstice a special time for honoring ubuntu. Novasutras celebrates with a live online guided meditation focusing on global well-being and loving-kindness.

Solstice and World Unity Week June 20th-27th

As an expansion of our traditional Solstice celebration, Novasutras is partnering with the organizers of World Unity Week. Events begin June 20th, and go on through the 27th, with topics of climate action, global peace partnerships, interfaith harmony, interracial justice, and the future we want to create together.

Long-term goals and big projects for the Novasutras movement

Long-term goals and big projects of the Novasutras movement: Defending and protecting the environment, agaya and ubuntu --
Responding to disasters -- Rebuilding after disasters -- Supporting social justice causes -- Education -- Preserving knowledge and culture -- Spreading joy and celebration
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Reflections on the December Solstice 2019

An opportunity to review our Octal Meditation and discussion from the December 2019 Solstice. We talked about gratitude, loss, growth, friendship, community, restoration, regeneration and resilience, with a particular emphasis on the record-breaking heatwaves and fires in Australia.