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8th Life Panama
8th Life Panama
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Anton, Coclé, PA
Climate zone:
Wet/Dry Tropical

Bryan Ausinheiler Mariana Rivas Robert Grau
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8th Life Panama

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Rural, Intentional Communities

Project Summary

8th Life Panama is an EcoVillage in formation. Our project site is 21ha of land largely in its natural state – a mix of rolling grasslands, highly eroded areas and forested gullies, escarpments and galleries along the river and stream. The founder moved to the finca in January 2023, having built her home there and installed internet. Previously we built an access bridge, planted a 1/2Ha food forest garden, established swales, ponds and water systems, installed electricity, built the Rainbow Bunkhouse in our pioneer camp area with dry compost toilet, outdoor kitchen, and shower area. We have established annual vegetable and fruit production in our raised bed area, installed a well, and built a plant nursery and storage shed.

Project Description

The primary objective of this project is to establish an intentional community where the values and ideals of community, respect, peace, and living an “on-purpose” life will be rediscovered by those who decide to join the community. The EcoVillage will provide a social / cultural support structure as well as a healthy living and working environment. For community members, fair work, cooperation and an abundance mentality replace the materialism, competition and scarcity mentality prevalent in today’s world.


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