Join the Food Revolution

John Robbins has an incredible life story. He walked away from the Baskin-Robbins empire to write and advocate for a food revolution. Among his best selling books are 'Diet for a New America', 'The Food Revolution', 'Healthy at 100', and, most recently, 'Voices of the Food Revolution'.

As John does not like to travel, due to the environmental damage that air travel causes, he and his son, Ocean, have prepared an exclusive video to be shown as part of the Holistic Wellness Symposium, organised by Kampung Senang.

Also speaking at the Symposium are Singapore's Minister of Education, Mr Heng Swee Keat, and a local doctor, Dr Vincent Tan, will speak on 'Cancer Prevention Through a Balanced Life'. Dr Tan's own story of how he has walked away from established medicine to embrace alternative forms, including vegetarianism, is well worth hearing.

All of this is preceded by a vegan lunch which is scheduled to begin at 12.30. Plus, one event on the programme that I'm especially looking forward to is the laughter yoga by the irrepressible Mr Ram.

Ticket : $30 (inclusive of lunch & $300 worth of vouchers)
Group tickets: buy 10 get 1 free; buy 20 get 3 free; buy 50 get 10 free

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Payment: Kindly bank transfer to DBS current account[masked]
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  • George J.

    Some very good speakers. Dr Vincent Ran was my favourite. The food wasn't great, but is was decent. A good event for bolstering our determination to eat less or no meet.

    August 31, 2013

    • George J.

      I should add that most of the food was organic. And, the goodie bag had an apple and banana, not to mention the oranges given out as we were leaving. Congrats to Kampung Senang!

      September 3, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I went initially for the Robbins' speaches but ended up taking an interest in the pranic healing. The twin hearts meditation segment was an amazing experience for me and I have since signed up to learn pranic healing! Maybe in future meet ups I could share this experience :) definitely agree with George about increasing enthusiasm around living plant based!

    September 2, 2013

  • Wai S.

    Boon Kiat, just realize ur spare ticket is taken. I'll do the transfer today. Need to go off around 3.30pm.

    August 29, 2013

  • Wai S.

    Hi Boon Kiat, I can take your ticket if u haven't found anyone yet. Let me know. Thanks

    August 29, 2013

  • George J.

    Here is the programme. Changes are possible. I'll arrive around 12.15pm.

    8:45am Registration

    9:30 Family Song

    9:45 Intro to Kampung Senang and Eco-Harmony

    10:00 Dr. Kshitij Nadkarni: Improve Your Health. The Pranic Way of Life

    10:50 BREAK

    11:10 Twin Hearts Meditation

    12.05 Pledge for “Toward Zero Cancer” by 2050

    12:150 Ocean Robbins (video presentation): Heal Your Body & Your World With Food

    12:55 Announcements

    1:00 LUNCH

    1:50 Tour for invited guests @4flr

    Book sale - 2flr

    2:20 Prepare for Minister’s welcome

    2:50 Welcome Minister at Seminar Hall, 2nd flr

    2:55 Sharing on WCNC [at 2nd flr]

    3:00 Minister’s Speech

    3:20 Dr Swee Yong Peng’s Thank you speech

    3:30 Dr. Vincent Tan: Cancer Prevention thru a Balanced Life

    4:05 John Robbins (via video): Healthy Food for a Healthy Life

    5:05 Dr. Kshitij Nadkarni and Dr. Vincent Tan

    5:20 End

    1 · August 28, 2013

  • Zaiton

    Hi George, I won't be bringing my laptop with me to S'pore so pls message me on my mobile at 94684704. I be arriving at 12pm tomorrow.

    August 28, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Hi , what's happening in the morning? Is it starting at 930 or 1230? If there's not much going on in the morning I'll skip it. Thanks.

    August 27, 2013

    • George J.

      Hi Sarah - the schedule has changed a bit because the Minister of Education is attending, and his schedule has changed. I'll get the latest, hopefully final, schedule tomorrow and send it to the group.

      August 27, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      Hi George, thank you for the clarification. I've bought my ticket now and will await your announcement tomorrow :) have a good Wednesday!

      August 27, 2013

  • Zaiton

    Hi Quek, I haven't paid for the lunch yet. Am in Hong Kong as of now will arrive Wed aug 28th. I will be more than happy to take over the $30 lunch.

    August 26, 2013

    • Zaiton

      sure, my email [masked] pls email to me by tonight if possible coz I won't my laptop with me when I HK by 5am tmrw morning. I wil hv my samsung with me but just in case am out of reach to any internet. Let me try to get my sg # later

      August 27, 2013

    • Zaiton

      my sg #[masked]

      August 27, 2013

  • M

    HI..Is there an agenda available for the talk during the day? The website listed this event starts at 9:30 am.

    August 27, 2013

  • Juliet L.

    Will like to try :-)

    August 26, 2013

    • George J.

      Sure thing, Julie. If you can just go for part of the day, I recommend the afternoon. Cheers --george

      August 26, 2013

  • PaulMOGG

    I have been a vegetarian for many years and love all types of food and Singapore has so many variations

    2 · August 25, 2013

  • Paramjit K.

    Hi, I am so glad that I chance upon The Singapore Vegetarian Meet Up Group. I know I am so going to enjoy this. I will have a chance to learn from many people.

    2 · August 25, 2013

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