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May 7 & 8: La Chispa mini festival ‘a Twist of Lemon’
07/05/2016 - 08/05/2016
Nov 5 – 9: Gnosis of the Land – Rock art in Southern Andalucia
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Oct 9 – 12: Edible forest course
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Spet 11 – 13: Self-sufficiency in health and living
11/09/2015 - 13/09/2015
- May 7 & 8: La Chispa mini festival ‘a Twist of Lemon’
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“Consciousness means full consciousness moment to moment without judgment”
Jon and Myla Kabat-Zinn (pg 24 Mindful Parents, Happy Children)
Labeling or judging reality separates us from it. By putting labels on reality, we are interposing something between it and us. From there we end up leaving the reality of life and getting into a limited and schematic mental world.
We know that the mind is capable of grasping reality, because its function is to simplify reality into bite sized chunks that we can fit in our ‘cupboards’ of … Continue reading
Gerardo Pizarro is a shaman of the Lambayeque tradition who is visiting the Costa del Sol in early October, and offering two workshops for the general public, a free conference on Friday 4th October and an autumn equinox ritual on Saturday 5th. During his visit Gerardo will also be available for private consultations and offers a variety of different readings and therapies
Gerardo Pizarro performs private readings with the Spanish deck. During the reading, the participant will be provided with guidance and clarification on a variety … Continue reading
Sebastian Sanchez will be hosting a series of ‘jornadas’. or workshops, in October in Torremolinos. His work aims to identify ‘who’ we are and ‘what’ we have and also what we want to be and to create action plans to achieve these goals. This unique series of workshops, held over the weekend of Oct 18 – 20 will give participants an insight into their own inner strengths using powerful tools such as the ancient Hawaiian ritual of Ho’ponopono, which brings peace and balance into our … Continue reading
Do you run on autopilot ?
One of the things that happens to us more often is that we run on “autopilot”. This means that we do things without thinking, like have always done them, clinging to the same thoughts and habits. It is running in a routine, as if we were an automaton programmed to run the same program over and over again. But therein lies a problem: if we are hoping for a different outcome. The worst thing is that it is extremely easy … Continue reading
Intrernation Animal Protection organizations have asked the government to reject new funding for this inhumane activity.
In a show of global unity against the cruelty of bullfighting, a delegation led by representatives of major animal protection organizations, including CAS International, Humane Society International (HSI), League Againts Cruel Sports (LACS), People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) and the World Society for the Protection of Animals (WSPA) visited Congress on behalf of more than one hundred NGOs from around the world. These representatives were accompanied by … Continue reading
Once again the annual Mind, Body, Spirit festival arrives in Marbella next month with over 50 exhibitors and plenty of free talks and demonstrations throughout the weekend for visitors to enjoy. The event, held at the H10 Andalucía Plaza Hotel behind the Casino in Nueva Andalucía brings together many therapists, healers and mystics from Spain, Ireland and many other countries. There will be a total of 18 talks given by internationally known mediums, healers and psychics on a range of subjects including nutrition, self development … Continue reading
Through the ages we have incorporated the conscious and unconscious into different structures of thought, ideologies, mandates y any amount of diverse forms of thought, that have molded our lives today.
Nothing fortuitous exists in life. “Everything that has always happened is a reflection on some form of guideline that we have within us.”
It is called “Freewill” meaning that we can choose our own thoughts.
You yourself can choose if you wish to think you have a “miserable” life or a “happy” life; whichever you choose … Continue reading
The shaman and trustee of the family lineage of ancient wisdom brings his purification ritual ‘mesa’ to the West. While leaning on the objects that make up the ritual ‘mesa’, Gerardo Pizarro invokes the forces of nature, as did his ancestors in the Mochica civilization for over a millennium. Freed from the shackles of daily routine for a few hours, participants are immersed with the shaman in a healing energy field with unique properties. The room is flooded with a great sense of power from … Continue reading
La Escuela Montessori La Casa Verde is a non-profit British bilingual school. Their mission is to educate children recognizing and respecting their physical, emotional and intellectual individuality, by means of the Montessori Method.
At the moment they have two classrooms: early years (3-6) and lower primary (6-9). The higher primary classroom (9-12) is the next project, due to start in the following year.
PAST ACHIEVEMENTS AND FUTURE ASPIRATIONS
– The children develop at their own pace in an educationally prepared, calm and respectful environment.
– Autonomy, independence and … Continue reading
Keisha Crowther – Little grandmother – Abuelita
In this first visit to Spain Little Grandmother will be sharing direct teachings from Mother Earth. As a child, she spent long periods of time alone in the wilderness, where she had been taught by the ancestors, grandmothers past, and Mother Earth. Since being initiated on her path as Shaman and Wisdom Keeper at the age of 30, Kiesha has begun to share teachings and to conduct ceremonies and healing for the benefit of humanity and Mother Earth. She … Continue reading