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COURSE CALENDAR 2018

BASIC COURSES:

The Shaman's Journey
19-22 July, Halland, Sweden
2-4 Nov, Denmark

COURSE REGISTRATION
 
ADVANCED COURSES:

Shamanic Practice Day
19 May, Åsbacka, Sweden
 

Spirit Dance & Ceremony 
24-29 July, Tokalynga, Sweden
The Deepening Path Retreat
14-19 Aug, Åsbacka, Sweden
Return to Spirit
13-16 Sept, Ireland
Legacy of the Wise Ones
19-23 Sept, Hvalsø, Denmark
 
OTHER EVENTS:
 
COURSES NOT IN SEASON:
Shamanic Healing 1
Shamanic Healing 2
Shamanic Counselling 1
Shamanic Counselling 2
Soul Retrieval
Rhythms of Life 
Shamanism, Death & Life
Spirit Voice  
Seidr
Forest Power
Step Into Change
Voice of the Earth
 


SPIRIT VOICE: Shamanic Singing

On this course we work with song as a tool and source of power in our shamanic practice. We will explore Song's ability to open the doors between the worlds, to call power and joy, to express, heal, and release.

Magic chanting was central to and highly developed in early Nordic shamanism, as seidr, galdr and runesongs. On the course we will be introduced to the practise of seidr. We will use the old traditions of singing as inspiration, and to sense the deep kinship between our songs and the ritual use of voice in other times and cultures.

Shamanic singing does not obey the rules of acceptable singing of our culture. Song is a wild, natural force like wind, sunshine and thunder and singing in a shamanic way often leads to a changed state of consciousness, where the song sings us. Therefore, it is not at all necessary to be able to "sing" in the ordinary sense.

Participants must have completed introductory course The Shaman's Journey or agreed equivalent. The course is good as a next step after the Basic Course. It is also a good introduction to the seidrwork.

You can read more about shamanic singing in the article SONGS OF ENCHANTMENT

To read about each course, click on the links in the Course Calendar on the left.
To get general information about booking a place, click on Registration.