Vana means forest, and we believe in the nurturing and nourishing qualities of nature. It is a Retreat that aspires to teach, learn, transform and create journeys for all. For our team, Vana is a way of life and not just a place of work. We see our efforts as an offering and guests an opportunity to be of service.
Vana seeks to transform the lives of all who form part of its journey. In turn, each member of the Vana Team is expected to commit to its vision and ideology and stay true to its purpose.
Our health systems and expertise so far known as ‘Seven Offerings’ have now come together under the umbrellas of Traditional Medicine and Complementary Therapies and Movement. This step will give us more focus and help build greater skills to deal with complex health issues.
At Vana, a nutritious culinary experience is vital. Our cuisine encourages guests and the team to view food differently, as an experience that delights, nourishes and heals. We believe in using local, seasonal, fresh and organic produce as much as possible and always source indigenous varieties.
With an objective to offer an opportunity to learn and transform through our various disciplines, we invite students for a 6-month internship in following areas:
Internship offered will be either task or project based and are open to candidates of all educational backgrounds or who are still within a particular phase of their education.