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Alanda Greene

Alanda Greene lives in the Purcell Mountains of British Columbia, Canada. Having a deep connection with nature, she and her husband built their house of stone and timber and a terraced garden, and integrated their life into this rural community. Alanda’s primary focus is the conscious integration of spirit with all aspects of life.
September 1, 2022
The still small voice within
ALANDA GREENE shares her perspective on how we can find our true purpose and vocation in the world, by serving ourselves and our communities. Our world is indeed in dire straits, and we are familiar now with the litany of crises imperiling our earth. The miraculous balance and harmony of systems of water, air and... View Article
Self-care
June 29, 2022
Half a century of yoga
ALANDA GREENE is a seasoned yogi, who celebrates half a century of yogic practice and how it has benefited her and enriched her life. I cannot say how my life would have been different without the influence of a regular Hatha Yoga practice, but I believe its quality has been much enriched because of it.... View Article
June 2022
April 2, 2022
Sounding hope
ALANDA GREENE celebrates the approach of Thich Nhat Hanh’s prayers to the Earth, and urges us all to do whatever little things we can to re-establish a bridge of trust with the Earth. This January, the much-loved Buddhist monk, Thich Nhat Hanh, died. His rich teaching legacy includes abundant encouragements to reconnect and care for... View Article
April 2022
April 1, 2021
Always the first step – part 3
ALANDA GREENE and her husband are on a pilgrimage to visit the Buddhist temples that date back to the 8th century, on the island of Shikoku in Japan. In this final part of the journey, she sees the parallels with her life’s big pilgrimage, and understands that the work is in the effort, not in... View Article
April 2021
February 28, 2021
Always the first step – part 2
ALANDA GREENE and her husband are on a pilgrimage to visit the Buddhist temples that date back to the 8th century on the island of Shikoku in Japan. In part 2, Alanda connects with the saint who built the temples in the 8th century, Kobo Daishi, and the earlier pilgrims who travelled the path. She... View Article
March 2021
February 1, 2021
Always the first step – part 1
ALANDA GREEN and her husband are on a pilgrimage to visit the Buddhist temples that date back to the 8th century on the island of Shikoku in Japan. The journey is as much about learning to let go of expectations and maintaining harmony as it is about visiting the temples! Sustaining the Pilgrimage A few... View Article
February 2021