LIST OF ITEMS TO BE PURCHASED/DONATED

Dear Meditators, 

The following items are required For 10-day courses to be offered at the temporary centre of the Associação Vipassana da Bahia, in Itacaré: 

FOR HOSTING STUDENTS 

  • 10 wooden rolls, approx. BRL 250 
  • 35 plain tents, average cost of 70 BRL per unit = BRL 2,450  
  • 40 camping mats, average cost of 78 BRL per unit = BRL 3,127  
  • 13 collapsible bunk beds – average cost of BRL 250 = BRL 3,250  
  • 26 matrasses with an average cost of BRL 150 each = BRL 3,900  

Total average amount = BRL 12,977 

FOR THE DINING ROOM 

  • Canopies – an average of BRL 400 per piece; at least two required – ideally three. 
  • Area for washing up with basin at average cost of BRL 200 

Total average amount = BRL 1,000 

FOR THE KITCHEN (average or approx. Prices) 

  • Freezer – used; BRL 500 
  • Industrial cooker grates – BRL 60 each = BRL 240 total 
  • Lemon squeezer – BRL 120   
  • 30 plates,  BRL 5   each = BRL 150   
  • 30 pieces of cutlery (knives, forks, spoons), BRL 40 t  he set = BRL 200 for five sets 
  • 30 glass cups, BRL 5   each, BRL 150   
  • 60 dessert bowls, BRL 5   each = BRL 350 
  • 4 chopping boards, BRL 20   each 
  • 3 vegetable knives, BRL 15   each 
  • Restoring of termite-damaged cabinets (wood, BRL 200 , nails, BRL 20  , varnish, BRL 30  ) 
  • Industrial blender, BRL 300   
  • Coconut grater, BRL 500   
  • 2 large sauce pans, an average price of BRL 200   
  • 2 graters, BRL 80   each 
  • 4 glass jars, BRL 40   
  • 2 pairs of oven gloves, BRL 40   
  • 501 Electric oven 50l with double or triple grates, an average price of BRL 1000   
  • 2 tap filters, BRL 70   each 

Average total = BRL 4,305 

FOR THE KITCHEN ADJACENT ROOM (average or approx. Prices) 

  • 4 shelves at an average price of BRL 200   
  • Fixtures,10 x BRL 5   = BRL 50 
  • 6 Tupperware, 50 each = BRL 300   
  • 6 white buckets with lids, 20L, BRL 40   each = BRL 240   

Average total = BRL 790,00 

FOR THE SERVERS’ BATHROOM (average or approx. Prices) 

  • Shower curtain, BRL 40   
  • Non-slippery shower mat, BRL 15   
  • Shelf with fixture, BRL 50   

Average total = BRL 105 

FOR THE COLLECTIVE BATHROOMS (average or approx. Prices) 

  • 2 external showers, BRL 40   each = BRL 80 
  • 1 sink/basin, BRL 100   
  • 2 tall mirrors BRL 100 (both) 
  • 1 toilet, BRL 100   
  • 4 shelves with fixtures, BRL 80   

Average total = BRL 460 

FOR THE MAIN BUILDING 

  • 2 curtains, BRL 60   

FOR THE MAIN BUILDING BATHROOM 

  • 1 sink, BRL 100   

FOR THE PITANGA HOUSE 

  • 4 shelves with fixtures, BRL 80   
  • 15 Eternit large roof tiles, BRL 225   
  • Gas bottle, 2 BRL 80   

Average total = BRL 585,00 

FOR THE LAUNDRY ROOM 

  • 1 laundry line – an average price of BRL 50   
  • 1 round laundry rack – BRL 150   
  • 1 laundry tub, BRL 300   

Average total = BRL 450 

TOOLS 

  • 1 ladder – BRL 400   
  • 2 hoes – an average price of BRL 30   each = BRL 60   
  • 4 garden knives – an average price of BRL 20   each = BRL 80   
  • 2 fork hoes – an average price of BRL 25   each = BRL 50   
  • 1 wheel barrow – an average price of BRL 150 
  • 1 axe – an average price of BRL 40   
  • 2 rakes – an average price of BRL 30   
  • 2 post hole diggers – an average price of BRL 40   
  • 1 spek ??  an average price of  BRL 30   
  • 2 large shovels – an average price of BRL 40   each 
  • 1 pruning saw – an average price of BRL 70   
  • 2 small pruning scissors – media de BRL 40   each 
  • 1 sickle – an average price of BRL 20   
  • 1 cutter – an average price of BRL 30   
  • 8 pairs of gloves – an average price of BRL 5   each = BRL 40
  • Fuel (oil) 2T –  BRL 30   
  • 1 Small chainsaw – BRL 600   
  • Borrowed rotary cutter 
  • 1 Drill, BRL 150   
  • 10L gasoline BRL 40
  • “Óleo queimado” (recycled oil for wood protection), BRL 40   
  • Screw driver set, BRL 120
  • Average total = BRL 2.000,00 

PAINT– an average price of BRL 200 (18 liters x 5 = BRL 750) 

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