Pahoa, Hawaii, United States
- Last updated: July 4, 2017 (5 seconds ago)
- Listing created on: July 4, 2017
food forest, tribal synergy
Located in the Puna District, Asanté Gardens is a permaculture farm and close-knit community of like-minded people living a tribal lifestyle. Our intentional community focuses on simple and synchronized living, egalitarianism, permaculture, natural building, beekeeping, natural healing, yoga & meditation, and personal and planetary transformation.
To contact us, please use the online forms on our website. Thank you!
- Status: Established (At least 4+ adults, 2+ years)
- Started Planning: 2011
- Start Living Together: 2012
- Visitors accepted: Yes
- Open to new Members: Yes
- Please read the details in Membership below before contacting this community. Send Message
- Website address: http://asantegardens.org
- Contact Name: Please visit our website.
- Community Address:
RR 2 Box 3313
Pahoa, Hawaii, 96778
- Type(s): Commune (organized around sharing almost everything), Ecovillage (organized around ecology and sustainability), Spiritual or Religious Community
- Programs & Activities: Volunteer, Internship, or Apprenticeship, WWOOF’ing, Guest Farming
- Location: Rural
- Decision Making: Consensus (everyone agrees)
- Identified Leader: No
- Leadership Core Group: Yes
- Additional Comments:
all adult members
- Dues, Fees, or Shared Expenses: Yes
- Shared Income: Partial share of income
- Required Labor Contribution per Week: 0
- Additional Comments:
See our website for details
- Energy Infrastructure: We are totally off grid.
- Energy sources: Solar
- Current food produced: From 50-75%
- Common Facilities: Common House, Garden(s), Vehicle Share, Workshop, Internet
- Internet Available: Yes, community provides it
- Internet Fast?: Yes, exceptionally.
- Cell Phone Service: Not good for most people.
- Shared meals: Approximately all dinners
- Dietary Practice: Mostly Vegan
- Dietary Choice or Restrictions: Yes – we all share a common diet.
- Alcohol Use: Yes, used seldomly, or ceremoniously.
- Additional Diet Comments:
seek to grow 80+%
fruitarian, plant-based diet, raw + cooked native hawaiian
- Common Spiritual Practice(s): Buddhist, Paganism/Earth Religions
- Education Style(s): Home Schooling
Puna, Pahoa, raw food, vegan, yoga, egalitarian, bicycles, tropical, drumming, dancing, papaya farms