• Ian’s stories

    A few days ago we had our last magical, living story from Ian at waldorf inspired, international school in Goa, Vidya Aranya School. This short film gives a glimpse of what an immersive and wonderful experience a tale from a master story teller can be. Thank you Ian!

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  • Thoughts become things!

    …all started with a spontaneous 15 days Yoga holiday at Patnem beach 2012… my lovely wife Anja found the beautiful resort „Lotus” in a internet searchmashine (now called “Bamboo Yoga”) – we arrived – 95% female Yoga students and we the only family with two kids – magic place at a quiet beach – amazing […]

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  • Monster Workshop

    We are Maya (15) and Ela (13), and though we no longer attend Vidya Aranya, we remain connected to the school. Since the middle of December, we have been working on two monster puppets for the school play, Beowulf, which will be performed on the 17th of February. The puppets are Grendel and Grendel’s mother. […]

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  • Life’s better under the palm – our parents story

    Living in Poland, and working as a freelancer, I always dreamt about living in a tropical country, amongst nice people, far away from the stress and rush of the modern western life. To be honest, at the beginning, this type of plan seemed like a far-away illusion of something beautiful but surely unreachable. Me and […]

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  • Our superproduction “Beowulf”

    Class 7/8 is preparing for its production of Beowulf, to be performed on Friday, February 17th. Beowulf is a brave warrior who goes on a journey to the kingdom of Hrothgar to fight a monster that has been attacking Hrothgar’s hall and killing his warriors for 12 years. Beowulf fights the monster but then the […]

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  • New year plans

    With the coming of the new year, Vidya Aranya’s students and teachers are busily preparing for the annual drama production, always a high point of the season. This year, Ian and Marianne Siddons-Heginworth, parents in the school, are heading up the work and we are looking forward to not one but two plays. Both Ian […]

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  • Craft Fair

    During the afternoon and early evening of Friday, December 23, Vidya Aranya hosted its annual Craft Fair, the first in our new grounds at the cashew orchard in Rajbag. In the weeks leading up to the Fair, the students were busy during their afternoon Arts and Crafts classes preparing painted pots, colorful braided bracelets, decorative […]

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