Buddhist monks and tigers
Wat Pa Luangta Bua is a Buddhist monastery of meditation, situated far from civilization, 200 km west of Bangkok. But this monastery hides a special feature, the monks live with ten tigers to which every evening, take leisurely stroll ...
Black Mountain is the name for the highest peak of Austria, the Grossglockner. With escalating rises 3798m on the Tauern massif with the imposing presence of a sentry, watching and ruling over seas of clouds covered nature and valleys. This little paradise of the Eastern Alps has all life and the admirable efforts of the climbers who dare to face the challenging summit.
The Black Mountain
Where weighs more than one kilogram of wheat? Three farmers, three countries and a product. Discover the difference of the work involved in harvesting and selling a kilo of wheat for a farmer in Austria, one from Russia and one from USA ...
The Weight of Wheat
Oprah Winfrey interviews the Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh, in a meeting, which will bring forward interesting queries: how to apply Buddhism to everyday modern situations, how to improve our way of relating with others and even the biography of Thich Nhat Hanh himself. Indeed, such a story not only will prove to move even the hardest of souls, but will open our view to strength and a way of living worth following.
East and West
Clay has been used to build many works throughout history as well as the Chinese Wall, Japanese palaces, High Risers Arabs, Persians residential courtyards, African mosques and European wooden houses. However, this material had long since fallen into oblivion. It is now, with the move towards greater sustainability is given to all areas of life it makes architects, designers and even large companies are rediscovering the clay as a building material.