Visualize a campus for the “School of Life”, an intentional community in Hawaii where everyone is honored as a student as well as a teacher. The ideals of compassion, service, humility and divine friendship imbue every aspect of living. Life is celebrated as an opportunity for continuous physical, mental, and spiritual development. Daily activities are filled with cooperation and creativity and include meditation, service projects, art, music, science, business and spiritual pursuits. The gifts and talents of all, from the very young to the elderly, are nurtured, appreciated, and harnessed for the overall good of the community. Birth, adolescence, marriage, death: all rites of passage are celebrated in the context of a present, caring community.
Primary interests: Culture (Wisdom & Innovation)
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Polestar is an intentional, spiritual community on the Big Island of Hawaii. We offer year-round, hands-on experience in cooperative living based on the universal teachings of Paramhansa Yogananda, author of the spiritual classic, 'Autobiography of a Yogi'. We also offer opportunities for personal retreat and vacation, as well as many dynamic programs for families and youths. Our core values are spirit, community and life-long learning. As we often say, we try to 'eat, pray, work and … Read more