As our foundation is not funded by any public entity we rely on support by the community to purchase a range of environmentally sustainable products and educational materials to assist us in establishing the Tanen Farm project and further educational services to the community.

All books that are listed in this section have been read and approved by our foundation as books that are truly useful for development of sustainable living practices and community.

“Self-education is, I firmly believe, the only kind of education there is.”
— Isaac Asimov

anastasia Anastasia / The Ringing Cedars

The Ringing Cedars of Russia series presents the vision of the mystic Anastasia and her whole-world view of sustainable living in harmony with nature and each other. The series that inspired the foundation.

farming Food Production / Small scale farming

Books here are on the critical activity of growing our own food for our families that those we care about.

 electricity Energy / Electicity Production

Off-grid living is not as easy as some would lead you to believe. Having “been there and done that” here is a list of books that we recommend you use to educate yourself before you make costly mistakes.

 community Community and Building

Although we all start community with the best of intentions, often they fail. In this list is a series of books that will assit you to create community that lasts.

Spiritual Development / Clairvision

Human life requires both direction and purpose, without these we are doomed to a life of depression and discontent. The books provided here will provide you with knowledge to transform your life and outlook (really).


Having a state of health is not just about going to the doctor and consuming quick fix pills. The human organism is far more powerful and complex than what you are told. Here are some books that will make you think and make you whole.