Bats: ecologically important animals

Bats: ecologically important animals

Bats are mammals of the order Chiroptera and make up one-fifth of the mammal population on Earth, according to Bat Conservation International. Bats are the second largest order of mammals (after the rodents), representing about 20% of all classified mammal species...
Ananda Cafè: it is not only about food

Ananda Cafè: it is not only about food

In Rua Comendador Campos Melo in Covilhã there is this small place called Ananda Cafè. What is it? It is difficult to explain. First at all it is a cafè and restaurant where you can eat excellent vegetarian and vegan dishes like these in the pictures. But it is not...
Hawthorn. A useful and benefic tree

Hawthorn. A useful and benefic tree

Common hawthorn (Crataegus monogyna) is a deciduous tree native in the UK and across Europe. Also known as the May-tree, due to its flowering period, it is the only British plant named after the month in which it blooms. Overview: mature trees can reach a height of...
Art as an educational tool

Art as an educational tool

“There is no surer way of evading the world than by art, and no surer way of uniting it than by art”. J.W. Goethe Abstract After participating in the activities organized by Ananda Kalyani-Master Unit, in which three classes of students from St Dominic’s International...
Aromas Tour

Aromas Tour

With the aromas tour in the Master Unit Ananda Kalyani, was the right occasion to take care of body, mind and spirit! In a sharing ambience with nature and friends, we started the morning with an outdoor (about 2 hours and 30 minutes) walk, around the MU. Between...