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Last updated: February 20, 2017 (10 hours ago)

Listing created on: February 22, 2015


(Big Bay Bush, Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu)

  • Status: Forming
  • Started Planning: 2015
  • Start Living Together: 2017
  • Visitors accepted: Yes, rarely
  • Open to new Members: Yes
  • Please read the details in Membership below before contacting this community.
  • Website address:
  • Contact Name: StEvEn
  • Phone: +678-779-1191
  • Community Address:
    Big Bay ‘Highway’
    P.O.Box 504
    Big Bay Bush, Espiritu Santo, na

Mission Statement:

• We are committed to living in communion, free of cultural imperatives,
• We Warriors of the Rainbow who honour Great Spirit’s sacred purpose,
• It is here, in the embrace of our Divine Mother, we gather the Children,
• So to shelter them from an intrusive, exhausted and terminal 4th world,
• That they may be liberated from its dread destiny to the new dimension.

Community Description:

We are of one mind – it is time to gather. We came from there …but is it really where we came from? Are we now sufficiently chastened by the ‘paradigm’…?

the new world is indeed birthing ….even as the old one is dying So much harm has been done; The whole of the natural world is aggrieved. So now we must accept the burden of guilt we share. But let us be fully aware …we could not have found our way …were not the beauty of the whole world preserved in us. Thus do we also experience a great gratitude…

Let us share what we are here…. How could we not acknowledge Native American spirit-vision for the simple Truth it resonates! Now one must listen… the conscious are already free…

“…The time of the lone wolf is over – gather yourselves” … said Hopi Chief Martin just a while back. It was heard by many …but not seen. His advice inspires and guides us. Let us seek CommUnion.

We have come – in an ultimate challenge to ourselves, finally – to honor Great Spirit. In a last act of irony we are now leaving the world to those who saw in it only their inheritance. For us, it had lost its way…

Even in its death-throes, the paradigm is transfixed with self-absorption. Its lunacy is overwhelming…

East of Eden is already a step outside of that paradigm …a point of departure into the the new [fifth-] dimension. It follows the path of Love. The world we leave holds little for us …we shall preserve some music, art, writing …the expressions of our highest possibility

…even as the whole of mankind stumbles through its ultimate delusion, a blind and hapless remnant of collective failure… we must resist and make the future.

It had become clear that none of us, individually, could overcome the collective karma. Remember Yeshua’s final plea! The dilemma we face has never been as critical as now – this last ‘go-round’ has turned into total lunacy…!

The Children of the Earth are the only ones who will know the way out of here.

* * *

East of Eden supports no orthodoxy or doctrine, has no system of belief …except for the Divinity of the Creator and the yearning of the Universe for Communion within it. We already live on the farthest-out edge of the ‘paradime’, our focus now beyond the horizon. We hold the future in a beloved family circle, our Rainbow Family …and look to our Children to initiate the Sacred Vision. They are our Hope.

We know that those who are ready for this message …will hear it loud and clear.

For clarity – so to be sure – check out our filial Community www, Perhaps what you seek will be rewarded there.

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We are fully aware of the emergent crisis upon us. It is already so dramatic …soon it will become monumental by any historic standard. So we leave the world to its devices’ …Karma is both inevitable and absolute. Let us hasten upon the journey we Dreamers must take. The Fifth World awaits us… It is time to separate from the old paradigm …to immerse ourselves in transcendence, weaving our cloth …as the new dawn manifests…

We stand at the very edge of infinity …yet our roots are in yesterday’s Child, just as its future is in the world to which it will lead …we are in a Sacred Space… Do you recognize yourself there?

Even though we had forgotten, we knew that one day we would remember again …and so we have!

“When the earth is ravaged and the animals are dying,
a new tribe of people shall come unto the earth from many colors, classes, creeds,
and who by their actions and deeds shall make the earth green again.
They will be known as Warriors of the Rainbow”



  • Type(s): Commune (organized around sharing almost everything), Ecovillage (organized around ecology and sustainability), Shared Housing, Cohouseholding, or Coliving (multiple individuals sharing a dwelling), Spiritual or Religious Community
  • Programs & Activities: School, Educational Institute or Experience
  • Location: Rural


  • Status: We have raw land
  • Area: 7000 acres
  • Current Residence Types: Single-family homes, Multi-family homes, Natural built structues, as one wishes to share
  • Current Number of Residences: 2
  • Planned number of residences: 8
  • Planned Residence Types: Single-family homes, Multi-family homes, Yurt, tee-pee, dome, treehouse, or tent, Natural built structues
  • Housing Provided: Included in Membership
  • Land owned by: Community controlled Foundation
  • Additional Comments: We are ready to build our village …it is a challenge and fun too – we want to realize it asap! …and gardens …and orchards!
    The road to the village site has almost been completed – it will enable the final phase of the project to begin…!


  • Adult Members: 1
  • Non-member Residents: 3
  • Percent Women: 50%
  • Percent Men: 50%
  • Visitors accepted: Yes, rarely
  • Visitor Process: communicate by email …in Truth …or on skype
  • Open to new Members: Yes
  • Membership Process: It is most important to know who we are, each one of us… why one wants to be a part of this ‘landscape’ or journey …what one is bringing to it …what one expects from it …You must know what vision you hold or follow …and share it with us
  • Additional Comments: membership in East-of-Eden ultimately implies participation as a Beneficiary of the East of Eden Foundation – there are privileges and responsibilities one must be ready to accept.

    Time evolves ….and so must we!


  • Decision Making: Consensus (everyone agrees)
  • Identified Leader: No
  • Leadership Core Group: No
  • Additional Comments: Out of respect for Natural Law …we do want a Council of Elders but only for the expression of wisdom. Consensus is the entire CommUnity


  • Dues, Fees, or Shared Expenses: Yes
  • Shared Income: None
  • Required Labor Contribution per Week: 0
  • Open to members with existing debt: No
  • Additional Comments: There really is no income – it is not in our perspective ‘to make a living’ – hence no economics apply… should current needs require subsidy, then sustainability has not yet been achieved – to the extent that the CommUnity must step up, so too is it with the individuals that comprise it…

Sustainability Practices

  • Energy Infrastructure: We are totally off grid.
  • Current renewable energy generation: 100%
  • Energy sources: Solar, Hydro-Electric
  • Planned renewable energy generation: 100%
  • Current food produced: Between 26-49%
  • Planned food produced: 100%
  • Food produced locally: 100%


  • Common Facilities: Common House, Garden(s), Greenhouse(s), Library, Outbuilding(s), Outdoor Kitchen
  • Internet Available: Yes, community provides it
  • Internet Fast?: No, it is slow.
  • Cell Phone Service: Good for most people.
  • Shared meals: Approximately all meals
  • Dietary Practice: Organic (no pesticides or synthetic fertilizers), Vegetarian Only (no animal meat; dairy and eggs okay) – Please check this only if you are 100% Vegetarian, Mostly Vegan, Raw or Mostly Raw
  • Dietary Choice or Restrictions: Yes – we all share a common diet.
  • Special Diets OK: Yes
  • Alcohol Use: No, this community does not permit alcohol use.
  • Tobacco Use: No, this community does not permit tobacco use.
  • Additional Diet Comments: When one is family with everyone and every living thing … it is just not possible to slaughter another living creature in order to eat it – Is killing not insane … ?
  • Common Spiritual Practice(s): Eclectic (integrates multiple religious or spiritual beliefs), Native American, Rainbow Family, Only Great Spirit
  • Spiritual Practice Expected?: No
  • Education Style(s): Home Schooling, Private Schooling at the Community
  • Expected Healthcare Practices: …we only follow natural Law! nothing outside of it makes sense anymore,
  • Healthcare Options: Community Plan

Additional Comments

“When the earth is ravaged and the animals are dying,
a new tribe of people shall come unto the earth from many colors, classes, creeds, and who by their actions and deeds shall make the earth green again.
They will be known as the Warriors of the Rainbow”

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Community Network or Organization Affiliations

The Fellowship for Intentional Community (FIC), Global Ecovillage Network (GEN), Rainbow Family, GENOA

Community Affiliations

Edenhope Nature Preserve



We happily link to the following organizations, all of whom share our strong commitment to promoting community and a more cooperative world:
Cohousing The Federation of Egalitarian Communities - Communes Coop Community Cooperative Sustainable Intentional North American Students of Cooperation Global Ecovillage Network