Re: Documentary - Dvd /Video
- Bringing this up again, just wondering of anybody knows where I could
get copies of either the book "The Ultimatum of God: The One Straw
Recapitulation" or the DVD Masanobu Goes to India. Information
leading to either would be greatly appreciated.
--- In email@example.com, "Jamie Nicol"
> Hello Ranju, as you say, there is much interest in Fukuoka's work,
> little understanding - for example, a lack of knowledge is theprerequisite
> to begin NF!include's
> The video I mentioned is from Fukuoka's tour of India in 1998 and
> a visit to several NF farms, including 'Mr Save's' (I take it thatthis is
> Bhaskar Save, but the caption on the video is not specific).Michiyo Shibuya
> offered the video for sale back in February (message number 5482)as well as
> Fukuoka's last book, 'The Ultimatum of God/Nature (Kami): The One-Straw
> Revolution, A Recapitulation', 1996 - perhaps she still has copiesleft?
> I am very interested in the NF movement in India and believe that
> fortunately placed (physically and spiritually) to hear Fukuoka'smessage.
> As I've mentioned before, there is a world in the making, and Indiacould
> well be the place where it blossoms first. In 'Recapitulation', onpage
> 215-216, under the heading 'A Message for the 21st Century',Fukuoka writes;
> "In this relative world, the centrifugal growth of man's materialthe
> civilization...is nearing the limits of expansion. It is inviting
> destruction of nature and the ruin of the human spirit. We wouldhave to say
> this is an age on the verge of disintegration and collapse. Thecoming
> century will have to be an age of spiritual culture, in which wereverse our
> course and return in a centripetal manner to the source of nature,which is
> god/nature (Kami). In other words...an age in which we live inpeace,
> following natural methods along the nameless way of no-knowledge andbooks to
> The video and book reveal how Fukuoka has moved beyond his earlier
> an NF which gives up human reason to just cast seeds and seedballsand allow
> nature to pick and choose what grows, where and when.view to one
> I would very much like to make contact with Indian NFers with a
> day making a visit, to learn and to share my own experiences,perhaps even
> to document Indian NF in video and writing too. So please, if youare
> interested in NF, practicising NF or know someone involved in NF inIndia,
> make yourself known and let's be part of the change the earth needs.subject, i
> On 6/13/07, ranju <tobeangel2000@...> wrote:
> > Hi Friends -
> > Its great to know there so many of us interested in this subject.
> > Though i dont post much for the lack of knowledge on this
> > regularly read the postings on this forum and am reallybenefitting
> > from it. Thanks to you all guys. I am in India and i am lookingfor
> > any documentary on Fukuoka or No - till farming or organicfarming in
> > DVD or VCD or any Video format , so that i can generate awarenessand
> > interest among my friends and colleauges. Also documntaries onother
> > people like Bhaskar Save or others whom might be in India or
> > elsewhere could also help,.
> > Wishing you all goodluck.
> > Ranju
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