Transform Yourself, Transform the World.

Taruna is the home of holistic adult education in New Zealand.

At Taruna we offer professional and personal development programmes and short courses across teaching, organic and biodynamic farming, nursing and art. We have unique courses, world class tutors and beautiful surroundings. Our strong community lives and breathes the Taruna philosophy, which is based in anthroposophy, the study of human wisdom, developed originally by Rudolf Steiner.

Our students come from all over New Zealand and around the world to study with us.

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Vision Statement

Provoking individual, community, and global freedom.

Spirit of the Word

Taking enrolments now

5 – day Introductory workshop

20th – 25th January 2017

An alchemical journey into Rudolf Steiners speech and drama work

With Jane Gilmer and Penelope Snowdon-Lait

Applications Close: Friday 20th of January, 2017.