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

New Video on the Elephants of Makalali

Jul 22, 2011

Due to human encroachment and fences, Southern Africa’s elephants are losing their habitat, and scientists believe some elephant populations have grown too large. Methods of elephant population control have included culling (killing) and translocation (anesthetizing and moving them to less populated areas). The Greater Makalali Private Game Reserve in Limpopo Province, South Africa, in collaboration […]

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24th ETV Buried in South Africa

Jun 25, 2011

We recently returned from South Africa, where we buried the 24th Earth Treasure Vase at an ancient altar in the Blyde River Canyon. I believe I speak for all of the pilgrims on the journey when I say that there is much to integrate and hold in reverence and gratitude. I, for one, am brimming […]

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South Africa ETV to be buried on the May Full Moon

May 6, 2011

The Earth Treasure Vase Global Healing Project and a wonderful group of pilgrims have left for South Africa to plant the 24th Earth Treasure Vase at the base of the Nilotic Meridian on the full moon, May 17, at 1:09 pm in the afternoon (5:09 am Mountain Time). This full moon is known as the […]

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ETV Project Returns to Liberia for Peace Hut Dedication

Apr 21, 2011

Through the generous support of the Frost Foundation, the ETV Project journeyed to Liberia in March to tend seeds first planted when we buried an Earth Treasure Vase in Voinjama, Lofa County, on the 2009 winter solstice. Joyfully, we returned to participate in the community dedication of a Peace Hut constructed at the site where […]

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Equinox Return to Liberia

Mar 14, 2011

Peace Refuge To Be Inaugurated In conjunction with the Equinox, Cynthia will be returning to Liberia on March 22 with sangha member Burke Denman to inaugurate the peace refuge/palaver hut, recently completed in the village where the Liberia Earth Treasure Vase was buried on the 2009 winter solstice. This is a powerful outcome of our […]

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Cynthia to share Earth Treasure Vase practice in California

Feb 28, 2011

Learn a practice of sacred activism transmitted by a 106 year-old Tibetan lama living in a cave in Nepal when he was asked, “What can we do to bring healing and protection to the Earth?” Dharmacharya Cynthia Jurs will lead a guided meditation and ceremony that invites participants to share their prayers into earth treasure […]

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Register Now! Seeking Fellow Pilgrims to steward Earth Treasure Vases to South Africa and Australia, May 2011

Feb 4, 2011

For the very first time, the Earth Treasure Vase Global Healing Project is offering the opportunity to participate in two group pilgrimages to accomplish two of the last seven Earth Treasure Vases. We are journeying to: — South Africa, the cradle of humanity, in dedication of Ancient Wisdom and Animal Protection; and — Uluru, Australia, […]

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Film Premiere of “Vessels of the Holy” on February 12 at 7 PM

Feb 4, 2011

Join the Earth Treasure Vase Project for a rare evening of film and story as we present “Vessels of the Holy: A Conversation with Eco-Philosopher Joanna Macy.” In “Vessels of the Holy,” Macy speaks poignantly about her experience with planting an Earth Treasure Vase at the Tritium Facility at Lawrence Lab, UC Berkeley; Nuclear Guardianship; […]

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Australia ETV Finds Its Rightful Host and Home

Nov 22, 2010

Australia: Uluru and the Aboriginal Teachings of Kanyini The Australia Earth Treasure Vase has found its rightful host and home! At the invitation of Uncle Bob Randall, custodial elder of Uluru (Ayers Rock), we will journey to the center of Australia and the sacred heart of the Aboriginal ancestral homeland in dedication to the Kanyini […]

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24th ETV is initiated and designated for the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Sep 3, 2010

The 24th Earth Treasure Vase has been initiated and will be dedicated to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Along with our prayers, we offered earth collected from the ETV burial site in Liberia to the vase — making a symbolic bridge from Liberia to the DRC and directing healing energy from a region that […]

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Earth Treasure Vase in Colombia at work!

Sep 3, 2010

On August 7, 2010, Juan Manuel Santos assumed the presidency of Colombia. Prior to the official swearing-in ceremony in Bogota, Santos, his wife and three children journeyed to the “Heart of the World” to take a spiritual oath of office before the Mamos — indigenous leaders from the Koguis, Wiwas, Arhuacos and Kankuamos nations. An […]

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Another Vase is Buried!

May 6, 2010

In the mountains of Colombia, a Kogi elder quietly buried the vase delivered to him by Arhuaco activist, Asdrubal Torres and long time friend of Open Way Sangha, Shannyn Sollit. Story and pictures coming soon!

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Our 1st ETV for Africa was Buried in Liberia

May 6, 2010

Thanks to our friends with Everyday Gandhis in Voinjama, Liberia we successfully buried our 23rd ETV on the winter solstice 2009. 500 members of the diverse community in the worst fought area of the civil war participated in the final ceremony to fill the vase with prayers and offerings for peace.

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New Website Features!

Nov 25, 2009

We are especially excited to share pilgrimage stories with video clips: Alaska, The Redwoods, Dtao Dum Forest, Thailand & Papua New Guinea. Also see the Amazon, Biosphere 2 and a report on the yet-to-be-buried, Australia vase.

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We’re headed to Africa!

Nov 25, 2009

Read more about our December pilgrimage to Liberia to meet traditional elders from 3 countries…

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