One of our main focuses is to share the knowledge we acquire so that others may also be able to implement ecological and environmentally friendly techniques in their own lives.

On this page you will find a list of potential seminars, please feel free to contact us if you have any questions.


Our courses are located in Krishna Valley, Somogyvámos. The course instructors are volunteers who live in the Krishna Valley project.

Course participation fees include:

  • Krishna Valley entrance fee which grants access to all of Krishna Valley’s interest points (when courses take place on the property).
  • Day long courses include a vegetarian lunch (see detailed description of each course) .
  • Some of the courses include preparing unique items for personal use (such as natural cosmetics and dairy products) that can be taken home at the end of the course (see detailed description of each course).

The course schedule is designed in such a way as to take into consideration the time needed to reach our location in the morning while ensuring that you can attend the full course and leave at a reasonable time in the evening. If participants wish to stay at Krishna-Valley overnight, they will need to arrange their accommodation with one of our guest houses.

Individual courses may occasionally be canceled in case of insufficient registration.


Gardening with the Moon!

Instructor: Balázs Antal (Balamodaka dasa)
Head of Krishna-Valley’s vegetable garden

Upcoming seminar:
November 3, 2018, from 12:00 to 14:00

Seminar Topics:
  • How are plants affected by moon?
  • What kind of plants should be planted on the day of the day, on the day of the leaves, on the day of the flower and on the crop day?
  • As part of this course we will be presenting local experiences as well as practices related to the use of lunar calendars.
  • We will compare between the biodynamic and Vedic lunar calendars.

Winter cultivation

Upcoming Seminar:
November 3, 2018, from 10:00 to 12:00

Seminar Topics:
  • How to utilize an empty greenhouse during the autumn months.
  • How to cultivate vegetables without heating during the winter months.
  • What equipment should one have to ensure a prosperous vegetable garden during the winter.

Harvesting in eco-village mode

Instructor: Antal Kósa (Antardhi dasa),
Krishna Valley’s Main Ox Trainer

Upcoming Seminar:
We are still finalizing the date.
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Seminar Topics:

In this fully practical course, we will demonstrate how grain is harvested, and learn about the various methods and tools using in this process. The Seminar will demonstrate: hand harvesting (mowing, picking, chipping), manual threshing, machine grinding, milling, mowing with oxen, stubble cultivation and harrowing with oxen . This seminar is an opportunity to learn about the traditional, well-proven methods of a former (and future?) Oil-free world.


The basics of green body care

Instructor: Hosszúné Marku Alexandra (Candra devi dasi)

Upcoming Seminar:
We are still finalizing the date.
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Seminar Topics:

Learn how to make homemade deodorant, Basic Balm, Magazine, Bath Bomb, Preparation of Dust in Practice from 100% natural and chemical free products.


The basics of family self-sufficiency

Instructor: Vilmos Pőcze (Partha dasa),
Krisna Valley’s Environmental Manager

Upcoming Seminar:
We are still finalizing the date.
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Seminar Topics:

This seminar will demonstrate how one can live a self-sufficient way of life while looking into the methods, practices and strategies for achieving tangible results in this regard.

The seminar is 6 hours long and includes a lunch break.


Henna painting

Instructor: Sándorfi Péterné (Nisantalila devi dasi)

Upcoming Seminar:
We are still finalizing the date.
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Seminar Topics:
  • Henna culture
  • Blending of the henna paste.
  • Preparation of the henna funnel.
  • Basic henna motifs.
  • Hand painting.

The seminar is 6 hours long and includes a lunch break.


Seed production in the plant

Instructor: Balázs Antal (Balamodaka dasa)

Upcoming Seminar:
We are still finalizing the date.
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Seminar Topics:
  • Basics
  • Vegetable propagation
  • Maintenance of varietal purity,
  • Variety selection
  • Seed collection
  • Storage
  • Sowing
  • Isolation.

The seminar is 6 hours long and includes a lunch break.


Vegan Indian Cooking Course

Instructor: Gábor Gyulai (Goura Kirtan dasa),
author of the famous Govinda cookbook

Upcoming Seminar:
We are still finalizing the date.
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Seminar Topics:
  • Indian cuisine
  • The secrets of rice making
  • Chutni.
  • D fish
  • S oatmeal
  • Making chons
  • Using the wok
  • Chapati

Harvesting in eco-village mode

Instructor: Antal Kósa (Antardhi dasa),
Krishna Valley’s Main Ox Trainer

Upcoming Seminar:
We are still finalizing the date.
Please check our website, newsletter, Facebook page for updates!

Seminar Topics:

This course is rather a harvesting ceremony. We harvest the grain together, using a variety of methods and tools such as: hand harvesting (mowing, picking, chipping), manual threshing, machine grinding, milling, mowing with oxen, stubble cultivation, harrowing with oxen.