Objectives - 1. Provide an opportunity for participants to gain a hands on learning experience of sustainable construction on-site right from site marking to roofing and plastering, thereby giving them an end to end overview of the construction process 2. Help participants understand and appreciate vernacular architecture 3. Aims to take participants through the sustainable lifestyle, exposing them with our tradition through yogic philosophy and practice
Registration Fee: 6,300Rs/week (Includes Workshop costs, Food, Accommodation and Local Trek)Additional 750/day, for more than a week.
Assignments - 1) Preparation of mud mortar 2) Site marking3) Excavating foundation trench 4) Laying the foundation with stone and mud 5) Laying the plinth and inserting pillars made of palm tree trunks 6) Erection of walls using mud on bamboo reinforcement and insertion of door and window frames and ventilators 7) Palm leaf roof fabrication on bamboo structure8) Preparation and application of water repelling mud plaster on exterior and interior walls9) Fixing of door and window shutters, knobs and latch 10) Base preparation and laying the floor finish11) Laying electrical cable and installing light fixtures 12) Preparation and application of traditional lime wash and organic paints made of natural pigments on the walls 13) Installing rainwater harvest system along with building a recharge soak pit 14) Physical work like transporting raw materials within the site and maintain overall cleanliness
Venue: Anaadi Foundation, Ivarmalai, near Palani, Tmilnadu, IndiaContact: 9789637109