Earth Treasure Vase: Global Healing Project
Linking our world in a practice of planetary protection & renewal.

Tara Gaia Online Teachings July 25-26

Jul 6, 2020

Inspired by a long-held spiritual connection to Tara and a yearning to form a more personal connection to Gaia as a source of refuge, Dharmacharya Cynthia Jurs will be teaching the practice of Tara Gaia that has come to her the weekend of July 25 & 26. This Vajrayana-style practice is truly a blessing that can serve as a spiritual […]

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New Website Launched

Jul 6, 2020

We are pleased to announce our new website: www.GaiaMandala.net!! 30 years ago, we did not know where the Earth Treasure Vase practice would take us. But as vases have been taken around the world into diverse cultures and communities, it has evolved from the Earth Treasure Vase Global Healing Project into the Gaia Mandala Global Healing […]

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Gaia Calling; A special invitation designed for our times

Apr 16, 2020

Dear Friends, An opportunity for spiritual growth and transformation like never before is upon us. Gaia is calling us to understand our interconnectedness with each other in new ways, to reflect more deeply on our priorities and direction, and to align ourselves with the creative intelligence of life itself. David Nicol, author of Subtle Activism; The Inner […]

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Buddha at Gas Pump Interview with Cynthia Jurs

Apr 7, 2020

Cynthia Jurs, founder of the Earth Treasure Vase Global Healing Project and guiding teacher of the Gaia Mandala Sangha, was recently interviewed for the podcast, Buddha at the Gas Pump. This 2-hour (!) interview touched on many of the threads and themes most important to this work and these times. Enjoy!

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Jan 25th Tara Gaia Free Call with Cynthia Jurs and David Nicol

Feb 7, 2020

Here is the recording of the Jan 25th free call Cynthia Jurs did with David Nicol on Tara Gaia. For those wanting to learn more, it’s a good introduction to what this new practice is all about.  

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Tara Gaia Free Call January 25th

Jan 21, 2020

I have worked privately with Tara Gaia for a long time and it is a big moment to come out with a teaching on a practice I have birthed that has never been shared publicly before! This practice is truly a blessing and can serve as a personal support to you too at this time […]

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Announcing our new partnership with TreeSisters!

Jan 21, 2020

TreeSisters is a registered charity that exists to elicit collective responsibility for planetary restoration at the grassroots level with a focus on women and tropical reforestation. TreeSisters is growing a global network of women who donate to fund the acceleration of tropical reforestation as an expression of collective planetary care. Cynthia Jurs has been asked […]

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Crafting Earthen Vessels for Global Healing at Ghost Ranch

Jan 4, 2020

Bringing an Ancient Practice of Sacred Activism Alive for Today A retreat within the sacred lands of the Tewa People in northern New Mexico at Ghost Ranch with Cynthia Jurs, Marian Naranjo & friends This course has been postponed until August/Sept or possibly October.  Specific dates will be announced once they have been scheduled.  Applications […]

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Podcast with Charles Eisenstein & Cynthia Jurs on Synchronicity and Sacrifice

Oct 21, 2019

A New and Ancient Story Podcast with Charles Eisenstein This conversation with my good friend Cynthia Jurs was originally recorded for my online course, Living in the Gift. It was a meditative, engaging experience with synchronicities that showed up to support the flow of our stories and connection with one another. Truly, it was a lived […]

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Tolu Gumpa Video

Aug 6, 2019

This is the beginning of our Nepal Rebuilding Program appeal with more to come!

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There is Still Space Available in the Crete Pilgrimage

Mar 21, 2019

Dear Friends, if you are still considering joining our ETV pilgrimage to Crete you still can! Please see the brochure here. It promises to be an incredibly beautiful and richly fulfilling journey of a lifetime — and another powerful opportunity to practice sacred activism with and for Gaia. Registration closes on April 15th.

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Registrations for Gaia Calling: Being a Holy Vessel for Global Healing & Collective Awakening

Mar 21, 2019

Registrations for Gaia Calling: Being a Holy Vessel for Global Healing & Collective Awakening — an 8-week online pilgrimage to go deeper into the Earth Treasure Vase practice beyond the full moon calls — is now open for registration here.  During this course, we will strengthen our connection with the Earth as guide and teacher, align our individual purpose with the […]

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A Moving Visual Journey from the Many ETV Pilgrimages Over the Years

Mar 21, 2019

For a recent Gaia Calling event, Cynthia shared a slide show of images from the many ETV pilgrimages over the years. This moving visual journey can now be seen on the ETV YouTube Channel here. It’s also posted on our Video Archive page. Enjoy!

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New: 2nd Generation Earth Treasure Vases

Feb 7, 2019

We recently added to our website by posting all the stories for the 2nd Generation Earth Treasure Vases that have been accomplished to date! Click on each location listed here to read its story and see photos. Enjoy! Gabarnmung, Australia Ottawa-Gatineau, Canada Findhorn, Scotland Great Stupa of Boudhnath, Kathmandu, Nepal Kansas, USA Silicon Valley-Santa Cruz […]

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Shift Network Interview with Cynthia Jurs

Jul 14, 2018

For her course on Wild Goddesses and Mystics of Mercy, Mirabai Starr interviewed Cynthia Jurs on her relationship with Gaia and the practice of the Earth Treasure Vases. For more transformational content, please go to https://theshiftnetwork.com

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Ginny McGinn’s Nepal Pilgrimage

Feb 20, 2018

“The larger your beloved community, the more you can accomplish in the world.”  Thich Nhat Hanh   Beloved Community, your support is needed. Ginny McGinn, our friend and colleague has an opportunity to join a life-changing, healing pilgrimage to Nepal in May. Please take a moment to read about how you can help, what this […]

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Cynthia Jurs Featured as Guest Teacher on the Shift Network

Sep 29, 2017

Cynthia Jurs was featured as guest teacher on The Shift Network’s Global Shift Meditation, hosted by David Nicol on July 1, 2017. Over the past 25 years, Cynthia Jurs has brought the Earth Treasure Vase practice to over 35 communities in all 5 inhabited continents. Through this great work, she has co-created an extraordinary global mandala of […]

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Cynthia Jurs Interview ~ Earth Treasure Vases

Feb 7, 2017

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Neema & the Pygmy Women of Congo Rise for Climate Justice!

Mar 16, 2014

Thanks to Neema Namadamu and the Maman Shujaa team, the Pygmy community where we buried an Earth Treasure Vase is Rising for Climate Justice to protect their forest! Women’s Earth and Climate Action Network (WECAN) sponsored Neema to translate the Declaration into Swahili and present it to the local indigenous Pygmy women for their signature […]

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Australia Pilgrimage 2014: Return to our Mother’s Land

Feb 25, 2014

Australia Pilgrimage 2014: Return to our Mother’s Land July 22nd – August 2nd, 2014 We are excited to offer you the opportunity to join us for a return journey to the heart of Australia’s Northern Territory, where the final Earth Treasure Vase was planted in 2013. It will be a special time with Jawoyn elder […]

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Exciting News! Challenge Grant just received!

Nov 26, 2013

We just received a Challenge Grant of $12,500! Every dollar you give today will be matched until December 31st!  Please consider a year-end contribution of any amount to help us meet our goal of raising $25,000! Donate here: www.earthtreasurevase/donate Dear Friends, This is the long-awaited moment when we can at last report to you that […]

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Upcoming Santa Fe Events with Neema Namadamu!

Oct 10, 2013

Alliance for the Earth, the nonprofit that oversees the Earth Treasure Vase Global Healing Project, also works closely with our Congolese sister, Neema Namadamu. Since burying an ETV in Congo just a little over a year ago, we have been amazed to witness her rapid rise as a truly inspired international leader and speaker, and […]

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Be The Peace! Global Meditation 9/21/13

Sep 14, 2013

BeThePeace asks us to join together for a Global-Synchronized Meditation and Prayer for Peace in hundreds of cities around the world. Last year, 248 cities joined and, this year, our goal is 500 cities  … Let’s BeThePeace …

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Good news from Liberia!

Sep 14, 2013

The Alliance for the Earth/ Earth Treasure Vase Liberia PeaceBuilding Project has progressed beautifully with the team on the ground successfully building 3 Peace Huts to date, as well as a water well in the village where the Liberia Earth Treasure Vase was buried. Alliance for the Earth is now working closely with Annie Nushen […]

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To the Women of South Korea: A Message of Solidarity from Congo!

Sep 4, 2013

From Neema Namadamu and the women of Congo,  to our sisters in South Korea, “Your struggle is our struggle!” The Korean Council for the Women Drafted for the Military Sexual Slavery by Japan has invited Neema to join them in Seoul, South Korea on August 13-15 in Commemorating the First International Memorial Day for the […]

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When Trees Fall

Aug 27, 2013

In June, activist Carmen Stone of Santa Fe traveled to the DRC to support Neema Namadamu and the Maman Shujaa, the “Hero Women” of Congo. Carmen will continue to support the Maman Shujaa’s movement for peace in the coming year through a practicum/internship with Alliance for the Earth, as she works to complete her degree […]

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New video! Neema Namadamu: Leader for a New Congo

Aug 27, 2013

Alliance for the Earth is pleased to share our recently completed video profile of Neema Namadamu. Directed by Cynthia Jurs and edited by Doug Gerash, Neema Namadamu: Leader for a New Congo transmits the energy and vision of Neema as she empowers the women of Congo and brings peace. As Neema makes clear, “I’m not […]

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Final ETV Pilgrimage: Australia, June 12 – 25

Feb 27, 2013

Dear Friends, After 23 years of practice and prayer, our final Earth Treasure Vase pilgrimage is finally coming to pass. This journey to Australia, June 12 -25, will mark the completion of the global mandala we have seeded all over the planet to bring healing and protection to the Earth. It will bring us full […]

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Video of Spiritual Activism & Nuclear Guardianship Panel Now Available

Aug 11, 2012

On Saturday, August 4, Cynthia Jurs participated in the Spiritual Activism and Nuclear Guardianship panel at the Vision Without Fission Conference, produced by Nuke Free Now in Santa Fe. We invite you to watch the video of this very moving panel, created by Brad Laughlin of Corelight. Brad also served as the facilitator of the […]

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Last Week of our Women Witness Congo Campaign at Indiegogo

Aug 11, 2012

A movement is in the making! In April 2012, Alliance for the Earth (AE) journeyed to D. R. Congo to produce valuable video documentation of the current political, social and environmental landscape. We conducted citizen journalism trainings and documentary interviews, and collected visionary statements from women in partnership with local activists. The women of Congo […]

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