Can I join a rasta settlement in Jamaica?

by Chris


Blessings, I am wondering if I were to stroll up to a Rasta settlement/village/place, would I be able to join there dwelling and live among them or what?

I am desperate to get away from Babylon city here in the UK and feel like being crucified living here as each day go on.

I can't live by money, I want to be free and live among the natural land but never been taught that, only been brainwashed with education to earn money for the man, ya no?

I wish the Earth was like it were in the beginning, free to roam where you please.....I wanna live in a welcoming place and start my life and practice as a TRUE RASTA in the hills someplace.


ANSWER: July 20, 2011 by Wellesley

Hey Chris,

Thanks for your question rasta!

Knowing the general lifestyle and belief system of the true rastas here, I would be inclined to say yes, that is possible.
But I am not able to speak to the different groups/tribes or villages, as each has their own system and procedures.

I answered a related question on rasta villages in Jamaica recently, you can take a peek at it and see my recommendations there. Good luck my brother!

Either way, please stay in touch Chris.

Related Pages:

Jamaica Religions
Reggae Music
Great Jamaican attractions
All Inclusive Vactions
Jamaica Travel Guide
More Jamaican Visitor's Q&A

Our Blog Page.
AND EVEN MORE...Search Here

Click here to post comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to JamaicaQuestions.

Like our Facebook page
Follow us on Twitter

Articles You Might Have Missed...

Thanks For Reading!
Like What You Just Read?

Please join me in my effort to share the beauty and uniqueness of Jamaica with the world. You can do so by sharing this insightful narrative on the social media of your choice and ask others to do the same (BELOW). 

Need Help?

We have a cherry list of top Jamaican companies that might be able to help you. Please click here to see them, our preferred partners and site sponsors.

Get Exclusive Updates & Tips!

You are also welcome to join my special friends list and receive exclusive updates (like this), tips, trivia and stories from lovers of Jamaica!

facts about jamaica book icon

I'll Gift You A FREE COPY of my eBook, 101 Intriguing Facts About Jamaica - just for subscribing!

Just enter your email & name below:

Top Of Page
Wellesley Gayle
What's New? Click Here to read.

I've created a Welcome Audio.

Just click the Play button below to listen.

Please subscribe here


Site Sponsors


Our Preferred Sponsors (below)

(Our Sponsorship Policy)

Jamaica Tours And Vacations
Jamaica Discovery Tours
Jamaican Souvenirs
Best Jamaican Souvenirs Cars For Sale In Jamaica
Cars For Sale

Click Here to Visit Our Sponsors' Page

What's New?

Below is a list of the very latest articles I posted on the site.

Recent Articles

  1. Jamaica teas - Much more delicious!

    Oct 16, 16 01:49 PM

    Editorial: Jamaican teas are the best Published October 16, 2016 I have two large flower pot with fever grass growing, here in America they called it

    Read More

  2. Jamaican Bush Teas - Oldie But (Still) Goodie

    Oct 15, 16 02:28 PM

    by Wellesley Published January, 2015Aunt V having her favourite Jamaican Tea Last Sunday, I was listening to a particular program on one of our local

    Read More

  3. Jamaican Bush Teas - Which Is Your Favourite?

    Oct 15, 16 12:47 PM

    Love Jamaican bush teas? Is your favourite on this list?

    Read More

  4. Jamaican Boa Snake - A Gift From Mother Nature

    Oct 14, 16 09:25 AM

    The Jamaican boa is another gift from nature to us. However it is now rare and is classed an endangered specie.

    Read More

Tips & Tricks For Your Jamaica Vacation!

Jamaica Travel Guide

Click Here To Get Your Copy



Friendly Links

  1. Our Partners & Friends
  2. Catcha Falling Star Villas
  3. Wade Hilton Jamaican Author
  4. The Jamaica Real Estate Guide
  5. Medicinal
Interested in becoming a partner? email me here

Buy Me A Drink

(Click on the drink below)