Workshops & Professional Training, Fall 2018

Meditation Teacher
Professional Training

Level I – Mondays, October 15 – November 19, 6:30 – 9:30 pm
Centertown, Ottawa

– Deepen your practice and understanding of Spirit – Five ways to successfully create a safe, peaceful atmosphere – Step-by-step teaching template adaptable to your practice and beliefs – Meditations to shift into higher dimensional awareness. – Adaptations for stress, anxiety and mental illness – Practice sessions with supportive feedback. – Widening your horizons by exploring participants methods and styles – Professional considerations; resources, responsibilities. Apply soon – there are only ten places.

Teaching sessions: October 15 & 22; November 5 & 19. Practice session October 29. Deep meditation experience November 12.

Pre-requisite: ability to sit peacefully and comfortably in meditation using your chosen method
Course fee: $385 before October 1st, $410 thereafter.
One scholarship position is available. Applicants chosen is notified September 30.
Successful completion of this course earns a Level I teaching certificate.

Use the contact form here to apply.

Enlightened Sustainability

Bhakti in the Woods Yoga/Chant Festival, August 19-21, 2018

Our voices and gentle movement prepare us for exploring part of Judith Blackstone’s Realization Process which opens us to the ground of being and to a somatic sense of presence and interconnctedness. In this workshops, we’ll build on this openness through invitations to connect with nearby woodland, the elements and the spirit essence that unifies us. This embodied unity will bring us into closer alignment with the natural world allowing sustainable actions to become more intrinsic and effortless.

2018 Bhakti in the Woods festival tickets can be bought here

The Wonders of Gayatri Mantra

7:00 – 9:15 pm Thursday May 31

Explore the powerful meaning of Sanskrit Gayatri Mantra, one of the most powerful, most used mantras in India. It is sung in kirtan throughout the western world, yet few know it’s meaning or the pronunciation.
Deepen your understanding of this mantra. Learn how to pronounce Sanskrit. Receive a brief overview of how Sanskrit letters work. Repeat this mantra while gazing at the Shri Yantra to open higher energy centres. $20. To register, click on the PayPal button or email contactinfo (at) for other registration options.

Shift Facilitator Weekend
Professional Training

October 27th & 28th, 2018, 9:45 – 5:00 pm, Centertown

Explore the new paradigm humanity is moving towards. Enhance your practice and teaching/healing work with skills to enhance the shift and navigate its challenges Be on the cutting edge facilitating The Great Turning!

* Expand awareness of levels of consciousness and 5D reality * Increase understanding of the old & new paradigms * Explore conducive spiritual practices and support skills * Discover and your own role in helping facilitate the Shift

Small group setting offers personal contact, deep sharing and application of understanding.
Successful completion earns a Level I Shift Facilitator certificate Course fee $295 before October 14, $320 thereafter. includes factual handouts and refreshments.
One scholarship position is available. Applicants chosen is notified October 14.
Use the contact form here to apply.

Vibrant Sound Healing

11-12:00 Sunday, August 5, Meadow,
Blue Skies Music Festival, 2018

Fun, fast moving workshop that links music and vocal sounds to healing, showing how sound can be fun and healing at the same time. This workshop introduces many techniques drawn from sound healing, qigong, yoga, and energy medicine, showing how to clear emotions, open chakras, tap meridians. We explore the use breath and different kinds of sounds. Experiential workshop – few words, mainly hands on sound, breathe and energy. 

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