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If every eight year old in the world is taught meditation, we will eliminate violence from the world within one generation.

~ Dalai Lama


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The Earthchild blog is a combination of news, spotlights of the inspiring people we interact with every day, tips and advice for holistic living. We always welcome guest bloggers - please feel free to contact us if you have valuable information to share with the community?

Intern Blog Post: Karina Beyssembaeva


My internship at Earthchild Project I started my marketing internship at Earthchild Project in June 2015. I was really excited about this internship because the values they defend resonate with me. Indeed, I’m living a holistic and environmentally friendly life. But I was a bit skeptical about the kids’ reaction

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Hiking Club: Catching Tadpoles on Admiral Falls

Our school hiking club from Sakumlandela Primary, Khayelitsha, spent Saturday, 12 September, soaking up the good weather while hiking up towards Admiral Falls. The exhausted themselves climbing rock faces, catching tadpoles and acting out group animals. The group returned home, happily exhausted, and more than ever connected to the nature,

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Environmental Video – “I Am Mother Nature”

Julia Roberts is Mother Nature — Nature Is Speaking

Mother Nature has been around for over 4.5 billion years, she doesn't really need people but we need her. This environmental video voices what Mother Nature would say if she could speak. She's a terrifyingly strong woman, narrated by Julia Roberts, who makes it clear that the need to care for her

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Now I know how to be healthy, to care for myself, my friends and the earth.” – Sisonke Sifo, age 9


Alumni Programme

Working together to grow young leaders who spread a vision for holistic living


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Guest Post: Mindful Walking Along the Umfolozi River – Athenkosi Khulu

Athenkosi Khulu  is an Earthchild and one of our Alumni. He’s been part of our programme for many years and finished Grade 12 last year. Recently he had the opportunity, as part of the Earthchild Project Hiking Club, to join the “Wilderness Within” trail for five days of walking and camping combined with meditation and mindfulness guided by a Tibetan […]


Earthchild Hero: Sonwabise or Soso

Sonwabise (also known as Soso by those who love her) is one our alumni and a yoga teacher in our own right – she’s been part of our project for many years and has been teaching the children in neighborhood for nearly as long. Be inspired… Q. What inspires you? Being creative and loving myself. My environment […]


Earthchild Hero: Afikile

Afikile is a born leader and one of our Alumni. Her smile and charisma are an inspiration to many. Take some time to get to know her… Q. What inspires you? My father. He really inspires me. The man he is now, compared to where he started from. His life story is that he worked hard […]

lekhona - earthchild hero

Earthchild Hero: Lekhona, Grade 11

Lekhona is an Earthchild who has been a part of our programme for many years. Now in Grade 11, Lekhona has become a leader and an inspiration for others. Take some time to absorb his wise words below… Q. What inspires you? My education. I love education and studying, because it will bring me a […]

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