Permaculture Design Course

December 3 - December 15 2022

Registration form: https://bit.ly/33tKBia
Phone:
 
(+91) 9959865404, (+91) 7396089327

Location: Aranya Permaculture Academy, Zaheerabad, Telangana

This PDC is organised by Aranya Agricultural Alternatives at Aranya farm, Bidakanne, Zaheerabad.
The course offers a comprehensive introduction to permaculture principles, design practices and their application, with a particular focus on permaculture in the community. Our 13-day program allows participants ample time to digest theory, get hands-on experience and becomes part of the daily rhythms of the Aranya Permaculture Farm. We will also leave students with the tools and confidence to implement permaculture solutions in their own environments.
The curriculum is embellished and customized to the local landscape and to accommodate the needs of each individual participant.

For more Details refer to http://permacultureindia.org/permaculture-design-course/

The key focus of this course is to provide participants with an extensive toolkit of real and practical ways to face the most critical challenges of our times.
Participants will not only receive theoretical frameworks but also gain extensive practical experience in each of the following subjects:

• Ethics and principles of permaculture
• Systems thinking & methods of design
• Learnings from Patterns in nature
• Understanding Soils
• Composting Methods
• Water harvesting and Earthworks
• Grey & Black water management
• Climates & Microclimates

• Food Forest
• Vegetable Gardening
• Lessons from Community Teachers
• Importance of Seed
• Building biodiversity
• Cropping patterns
• Plant Propagation Techniques
• Social Permaculture
• Ecological pest management
• Animal Integration
• Disaster Management
• Windbreaks and fire control
• Practical Designing Exercises

 

Key Facilitator Narsanna Koppula – Permaculturist

Co- Facilitator- Sneha Koppula

In addition to the above, we will have a few guest teachers who will bring varied skills, experiences and perspectives to the course!Narsanna Koppula – Permaculturist
General Secretary, Aranya Agricultural Alternatives and Team 
In addition to the above, we will have a few guest teachers who will bring varied skills, experiences and perspectives to the course!

Permaculture Architecture

December 17 - December 19 2022

Registration form: https://bit.ly/permarchitecture
Phone:
 
(+91) 9959865404, (+91) 7396089327

Location: Aranya Permaculture Academy, Zaheerabad, Telangana

what might Architecture look like through the lens of permaculture ?

This 3-day workshop is focused on aiding architects and custodians on how to integrate Permaculture in architectural practice. This would be a platform for architects and permaculture enthusiast to connect, ideate and share experiences through interactive design exercises.

This collaborative workshop will cover topics like:

Passive cooling
Grey water management & water harvesting
Waste management
Integrating landscape & building
Materials
Working with patterns
Reading landscapes
Enhancing built environments
Working with community & many more…

Through these strategies we can add a layer of understanding on how to work with natural and and built systems specific to their contexts.

Key Facilitator Narsanna Koppula – Permaculturist

General Secretary, Aranya Agricultural Alternatives 

Co- Facilitators- Anushree Chitnis , Farhaan Bengali

-Anushree Chitnis (Architect)
A landscape architect by profession, Anushree is a gardener at heart. Her observations and experiments have led her to design spaces that encourage not just people but also, birds, bees and insects to spend time in these eco-niches!
Anushree currently runs an independent design practice, Studio Folium, offering landscape and permaculture design, interior design and art commissions representing bio-diversity.
 
-Farhaan Bengali (Landscape & Architectural designer)
Farhaan studied at Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts in Singapore where he graduated in 2017 and has been working at Mumbai based architectural firm ‘Case Design Studio’ engaged in collaborative design processes to create spaces and objects of all scales that deeply impact human interactions and the shared environment.
He has worked on various projects like a campus for young women in Pune, a small eco resort in Zanzibar, private residences in Maharashtra and currently working on a cement free house in Goa.

 

 

 

Permaculture Design Course

January 21 - February 2 2023

Registration form: https://bit.ly/33tKBia
Phone: (+91) 9959865404, (+91) 7396089327
Location:
Aranya Permaculture Academy, Zaheerabad, Telangana

This PDC is organised by Aranya Agricultural Alternatives at Aranya farm, Bidakanne, Zaheerabad.
The course offers a comprehensive introduction to permaculture principles, design practices and their application, with a particular focus on permaculture in the community. Our 13-day program allows participants ample time to digest theory, get hands-on experience and becomes part of the daily rhythms of the Aranya Permaculture Farm. We will also leave students with the tools and confidence to implement permaculture solutions in their own environments.
The curriculum is embellished and customized to the local landscape and to accommodate the needs of each individual participant.

For more Details refer to http://permacultureindia.org/permaculture-design-course/

The key focus of this course is to provide participants with an extensive toolkit of real and practical ways to face the most critical challenges of our times.
Participants will not only receive theoretical frameworks but also gain extensive practical experience in each of the following subjects:

• Ethics and principles of permaculture
• Systems thinking & methods of design
• Learnings from Patterns in nature
• Understanding Soils
• Composting Methods
• Water harvesting and Earthworks
• Grey & Black water management
• Climates & Microclimates

• Food Forest
• Vegetable Gardening
• Lessons from Community Teachers
• Importance of Seed
• Building biodiversity
• Cropping patterns
• Plant Propagation Techniques
• Social Permaculture
• Ecological pest management
• Animal Integration
• Disaster Management
• Windbreaks and fire control
• Practical Designing Exercises

 

Key Facilitator Narsanna Koppula – Permaculturist

Co- Facilitator- Sneha Koppula

In addition to the above, we will have a few guest teachers who will bring varied skills, experiences and perspectives to the course!

Permaculture Teachers Training

February 4 - February 9 2023

Registration form: https://bit.ly/PTeachersTraining
Phone: (+91) 9959865404, (+91) 7396089327
Location:
Aranya Permaculture Academy, Zaheerabad, Telangana

 

The Curriculum includes:
• The art, science and techniques of teaching that appeals to the Adult Learner’s mind, Various Learning Styles and Multiple Intelligences
• Teaching Tools and Aid to be Effective Teachers and Good Teaching
• People Care – using the permaculture principle to guide your teaching,
• Creating Safe Space for Effective Learning, Curriculum Planning
• Lesson and session planning, Teaching Methods
• Learning Objectives and Outcomes*
• Course Facilitation and Presentation Skills
• Using Experiential, Creative and Participatory tools to facilitate Learning Experiences.
• Facilitating meetings and group decision making.
• How to Organise a Course – Logistics, Venue, Budgets, Marketing
• Teamwork – Hosts, Co teachers, Guest Presenters, Teaching Assistants and Students.
• Teaching Permaculture at the Grassroots Village Level and in Culturally Diverse Settings
• Personal and Professional Development ~ Network Building
• Ample Practice time to gain skills!

Facilitators Narsanna Koppula, Padma Koppula & Hemachandu V

 

 

Permaculture Design Course

February 22 - March 6 2023

Registration form: https://bit.ly/33tKBia
Phone: (+91) 9959865404, (+91) 7396089327
Location:
Aranya Permaculture Academy, Zaheerabad, Telangana

This PDC is organised by Aranya Agricultural Alternatives at Aranya farm, Bidakanne, Zaheerabad.
The course offers a comprehensive introduction to permaculture principles, design practices and their application, with a particular focus on permaculture in the community. Our 13-day program allows participants ample time to digest theory, get hands-on experience and becomes part of the daily rhythms of the Aranya Permaculture Farm. We will also leave students with the tools and confidence to implement permaculture solutions in their own environments.
The curriculum is embellished and customized to the local landscape and to accommodate the needs of each individual participant.

For more Details refer to http://permacultureindia.org/permaculture-design-course/

The key focus of this course is to provide participants with an extensive toolkit of real and practical ways to face the most critical challenges of our times.
Participants will not only receive theoretical frameworks but also gain extensive practical experience in each of the following subjects:

• Ethics and principles of permaculture
• Systems thinking & methods of design
• Learnings from Patterns in nature
• Understanding Soils
• Composting Methods
• Water harvesting and Earthworks
• Grey & Black water management
• Climates & Microclimates

• Food Forest
• Vegetable Gardening
• Lessons from Community Teachers
• Importance of Seed
• Building biodiversity
• Cropping patterns
• Plant Propagation Techniques
• Social Permaculture
• Ecological pest management
• Animal Integration
• Disaster Management
• Windbreaks and fire control
• Practical Designing Exercises

 

Key Facilitator Narsanna Koppula – Permaculturist

Co- Facilitator- Sneha Koppula

In addition to the above, we will have a few guest teachers who will bring varied skills, experiences and perspectives to the course!Narsanna Koppula – Permaculturist
General Secretary, Aranya Agricultural Alternatives and Team 
In addition to the above, we will have a few guest teachers who will bring varied skills, experiences and perspectives to the course!

Permaculture Design Course

April 2023

Registration form: https://bit.ly/33tKBia
Phone: (+91) 9959865404, (+91) 7396089327
Location: Aranya Permaculture Academy, Zaheerabad, Telangana

This PDC is organised by Aranya Agricultural Alternatives at Aranya farm, Bidakanne, Zaheerabad.
The course offers a comprehensive introduction to permaculture principles, design practices and their application, with a particular focus on permaculture in the community. Our 13-day program allows participants ample time to digest theory, get hands-on experience and becomes part of the daily rhythms of the Aranya Permaculture Farm. We will also leave students with the tools and confidence to implement permaculture solutions in their own environments.
The curriculum is embellished and customized to the local landscape and to accommodate the needs of each individual participant.

For more Details refer to http://permacultureindia.org/permaculture-design-course/

The key focus of this course is to provide participants with an extensive toolkit of real and practical ways to face the most critical challenges of our times.
Participants will not only receive theoretical frameworks but also gain extensive practical experience in each of the following subjects:

• Ethics and principles of permaculture
• Systems thinking & methods of design
• Learnings from Patterns in nature
• Understanding Soils
• Composting Methods
• Water harvesting and Earthworks
• Grey & Black water management
• Climates & Microclimates

• Food Forest
• Vegetable Gardening
• Lessons from Community Teachers
• Importance of Seed
• Building biodiversity
• Cropping patterns
• Plant Propagation Techniques
• Social Permaculture
• Ecological pest management
• Animal Integration
• Disaster Management
• Windbreaks and fire control
• Practical Designing Exercises

 

Key Facilitator Narsanna Koppula – Permaculturist

Co- Facilitator- Sneha Koppula

In addition to the above, we will have a few guest teachers who will bring varied skills, experiences and perspectives to the course!