2017 Workshops, Events & Training, Cuyamungue Institute – Santa Fe NM
Each workshop contains a specifically designed series of ritual postures to provide the context for a journey of self-discovery. We go deep within utilizing the Cuyamungue Method – which includes a established ritual journey method. Introductory workshops are are prerequisites for advanced classes.
Here is the preview of workshops and events in development for 2017 at the Cuyamungue Institute, so you can get the jump-start on making your plans to join us next season. There may be adjustments to dates, times and details, and additional events and workshops will be added. Much more detail to follow in the near future. Contact us prior to booking flights and making travel arrangement.
June 9th – 11th , 2017 – Board of Directors Meeting
June 21st – 25th , 2017 – Initiatory Training – A powerful, compacted introduction to this work. You will be introduced to a succession of consciousness expanding, spirit journey experiences and initiation. Enjoy the power of the group experience. More Workshop Information
July 19th – 23rd , 2017 – Initiatory Training – A powerful, compacted introduction to this work. You will be introduced to a succession of consciousness expanding, spirit journey experiences and initiation. Enjoy the power of the group experience. More Workshop Information
August 9th – 13th, 2017 – Initiatory Training – Advanced Course. Make your own Ritual Gourd Rattle. Rattles have been used throughout the world to help keep rhythm during tribal dances and ceremonies. The rhythm the rattle is something that resonates to the very soul, helping make the ceremony a powerful trance experience. The Initiatory Advanced program is designed for those who have completed a 3/4 day introductory workshop and are ready to explore the next level of ritual posture experiences. It involves extended training in advanced ritual posture practices and principles. This initiatory advanced program includes postures which have been been carefully selected to advance our ritual posture practice. Participation can also be applied to meeting requirements of the Instructor Certification program. More Info
Masked Trance Dance – Adventure into the depth of inspiration and intuitive guidance as we make masks, costumes, and our experiences will create a mythic story and end in a creation a sacred dance. The workshop includes using The Cuyamungue Method to journey to the home of the animal spirits, then makes masks and costumes in preparation to for a ritual dance that the group creates based on guidance offered using trance posture ritual. The ritual dance that emerges from integrating the group’s collective trance experiences tells a mythic story and culminates in a metamorphosis dance. Please contact us for directly at for registration information. More Info
Men’s Conclave – A gathering of the men of the institute to gather and share the power of the Ecstatic Trance Postures as a group. This is a chance for us to share as friends, mentors, brothers, fathers, sons. The demands and pressures that men face today require an extraordinary level of courage, authenticity and tenacity. We seek ways to boost our self reliance, independence, and intuition as men, and to regain and strengthen our spirituality as men. The current climate around the world, socially, environmentally, politically and spiritually requires us to be fully functioning human beings and authentic, spiritual warriors. Please contact us for directly at for registration information. More Info
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