Pukka Herbs and ancient wisdom


On a warm sunny day, high on a hill overlooking Chew Magna lake, sheltered by a billowing network of tepees and sustained by delicious vegetarian food, Pukka Herbs Ltd. held their tenth anniversary celebration.

Leading the presentations by management, department heads, suppliers, distributors and shop owners was key note speaker Bert Mulder of Cranmore Foundation who talked about how the wisdom of ancient traditions can be used for creating vital, sustainable businesses today. Prof Mulder talked about the four values found in concepts like Dharma and how they can create success for business and for individuals. His inspirational […]

The Acorn School conference on education


Cranmore Foundation recently participated in a conference on education held at The Acorn School, at Nailsworth in Gloucester UK. The focus of the conference was the values of the Acorn School and the potential for the school’s pedagogy and ethos to be shared with other schools who have expressed an interest in the work of founders Mr Graeme Whiting and Mrs Sarah Whiting.

The Acorn School is based largely on the Steiner education model which is aimed at the wholesome development of the student. As the schools vision statement states: “The child is at the very centre […]