2017 The year of the Fire Rooster

Another year has come to completion in the Asian lunar zodiac as well, and on the new moon of January 28, 2017, we passed from the year of the yang Fire Monkey to the year of the yin (still Fire) Rooster.


Synchronic Horoscope: February 19-25, 2017

AQUARIUS 1342 – In the earth. On the Earth. Above the earth. In the sky. Humility. – Everything is very much above you.


Oracle for Damanhur, February 12, 2017

The Oracle of February invites each one of us to live every daily action with full responsibility in order to help the world change.


Synchronic Horoscope: February 12-18, 2017

CAPRICORN 3111 – The thought-of sword. Perfection. The storm. -Never be ashamed of your origins. Draw strength from them. The wisdom of the fool.


Cooperation Damanhur-Senegal: support for Guede Chantier

Damanhur has a sister community relationship with Guede Chantier, an eco-village in Senegal. This relationship has existed since 2014, when Ousmane Ali Pame, a university professor in Dakar and then mayor of Guede, came to visit Damanhur with Hamet Thiam, head of agricultural development throughout...


Louis, the #1 vlogger on a journey of discovery at Damanhur

Louis is the kind of person who throws himself from whatever height into all kinds of adventures. He has traveled around the world and some of his videos are truly spectacular! After spending three days in Damanhur, he told us that he never would have expected to find a place that was so original,...


Synchronic Horoscope: February 5-11, 2017

AQUARIUS 6516 -Age respected. A son older than his parent. Reincarnation. Time mobility. – Being able to accept in order to become guide.


Exploring the Temples with Josh

Josh is a young Vlogger with a passion for exploring mysterious places, and he has a youtube channel called “Exploring with Josh” with more than 1,950,000 subscribers. When he came to Damanhur, he told us that…


Young Vloggers in the Temples of Humankind

The Temples of Humankind are a journey into the magic of making your dreams a reality. They are a mark in time, leaving a trace well beyond our imagination. Excavating the Temples meant digging within ourselves, finding new spaces and new access to our full potential.


Portraits of extraordinary people

What is extraordinary about someone you see every day, someone you meet on the street, on the subway, or at the cafe, while reading the newspaper, drinking a cappuccino, or working in the office, where you repeat the same motions every day? Apparently nothing, but if you change the lens of the...


Discover the 10 days Aminè program

Ten days discovering Damanhur, a program designed to immerse themselves in the community reality, sharing the desire to grow and change together. If you also feel this call, you will be welcome guest in our Aminè program.


Oracle for Damanhur, January 12, 2017

The Oracle of January is dedicated to these special and magical days of the end of the year. May our inner work be profound and fruitful for all of us and for the world.


Ecstasy at the edge of reason

The Temples of Humankind are so precious to us, not only because of their significance and potency as the spiritual heart of Damanhur, but also because…


Be a temporary citizen through the New Life Program

Starting six years ago, people have had the opportunity to participate in the New Life Program at Damanhur, a 3-month period during which temporary citizens live together with us, trying out the experience of living in community.


A year of being the Befana

Best wishes to everyone on the day of the Epiphany (La Befana)! I have been playing the role of the Befana (fully in the role and no longer an apprentice) for a year now. I still remember the wonder and also the fear that I felt when I received news from Shama Viola that she had chosen me as her...


The Story of the Open Temple

In 1985 we decided to construct the Open Temple at Damjl where some kiwi trees were growing. The vision of 22 columns open to the sky made us dream right away, even if we didn’t have the slightest idea how to build them!


Astrology Forecast January 2017

GEMINI E. S.+17-36 = -19 tarot29In the social sphere, where you are in the public, some confused behavior of yours may arise, which causes contrasts or impatience. However, your creative energy and new ideas are excellent.


Best wishes and a Happy 2017 from Damanhur

May the thread that connects the hearts of all those we have met always be luminous, flexible and strong. And most of all, may it prevent anyone from ever feeling alone.


From Isreal in exploration of art

In Damanhur you can often participate in our art courses with several levels. There is an Art School Basic Course that is held over two days, offered by our instructors who are artists and painters of the Temples of Humankind.


The GEN Africa conference in Ghana

In early December, Macaco Tamerice traveled to Ghana as facilitator of the Global Ecovillage Network (GEN) conference. After 23 hours of travel, she arrived in Accra and went to the hotel where almost all the participants of the conference were staying, 56 in total.


New website for Come Visit and Study with Us

In Damanhur our mission is not only to create a new world, it’s to offer tools and experiences so that others can do the same. We want to inspire people to dream of goals that seem impossible, ones that can become reality by uniting with others in devotion and optimism, creating change for the...


Oracle for Damanhur, December 13, 2016

In this period of rebirths, we propitiate the reawakening of memories and the soul mission of each person.


Take heart, Popolo of artists

Even though at Damanhur we hold optimism as a spiritual value, so much so that it is mentioned in our Constitution, and usually I am the first one to wave the optimism flag in any given situation, in these weeks I’m finding it really had to feel and believe that everything is going in a...


Astrology Forecast December 2016

CAPRICORN: E.S. +44-16=+28 Many alibis crumble one after another and the “irritation points” within yourself and some difficulties of affirmation remain… It is the slow, invisible process (and power) of intimate transformation.


Taking action at midnight for a new world

It’s clear that this is an urgent time for humanity, for awakening our capacity to come back into harmony, with each other, with nature, to create sustainable structures and channels of connection beyond dividing lines of diversity. We need a revolution and we won’t get there by doing...


Chestnut celebration

Autumn in the woods is full of colors, lights, chestnuts, and also celebrations. For the second year in a row, around mid-October in the Sacred Woods Temple we celebrated the chestnut harvest.


Damanhur at the UN climate conference

From November 12-17, 2016, Damanhurian Macaco Tamerice was at the United Nations climate change conference COP 22, which has been held every year for 22 years. This year it was held in Marrakesh, Morocco, and Macaco was one of the delegates, thanks to Damanhur’s participation in the Global...


Oracle for Damanhur, November 13, 2016

May the Oracle open the awareness in every person to take collective action for finding solutions to environmental and social problems.


Falco Tarassaco in the Odditorium

A new book The Odditorium: the tricksters, eccentrics, deviants and inventors whose obsessions changed the world features Falco Tarassaco, Damanhur and the Temples of Humankind. The author David Bramwell says “There is nowhere on Earth like Damanhur and it all began with Falco’s vision....