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After the success of previous editions of Arte Sano, the organisers are planning another festival on the beautiful sea front in San Pedro Alcantara. “We were there last year for an excellent weekend full of activities and music,” say the organisation. “This year we will be bringing the colourful world of alternative andalucía to life for another weekend for all the family.” A diverse mix of classes, workshops and talks on subjects ranging from personal development to natural health, spirituality and the environment are on … Continue reading
Love is the source of health. Love is the source of happiness. Love is what heals us completely. Or, it may only heal temporarily, depending on how you love. Love and happiness are our natural mechanisms for physical and mental healing. In Tibetan Medicine, we believe that all diseases are caused by the mind. Because of this, the way to become healthy is through love.
Love brings us both mental and physical health. When one is physically healthy, there are no gross blocks; everything flows and … Continue reading
No matter who we are or what we do, whether we feel capable or intelligent, we will all at some point want to change or improve something about ourselves, but we won’t necessarily know how to go about it. Coaching offers personal skills training where the coach works with the client to help them reach their goals. Coaching helps us to be more aware of our capabilities, developing our potential and changing what limits us. It is a process of communication first between coach and … Continue reading
A new children’s space in Málaga called ‘Giraffes can Dance’ is an activity centre for children of all ages, a place they can enjoy a relaxed atmosphere and creative play space to interact with each other, play games and take part in one of the many workshops that are organised there. ‘Giraffes can Dance’ is also an educational space where children can learn safely and confidently in an atmosphere of respect and mutual assistance. The centre also offers talks and workshops for parents looking to … Continue reading
From his centre in Mijas, Mark tells the story of his remarkable journey from auctioneer to shopkeeper to psychic spiritual healer with an openness and honesty that draws the reader in to the world of spirit and hidden mystery. The chapters recount many of the experiences Mark has had with his clients over the years and provide an astonishing insight into the power of tapping into this world of spirit, the accuracy of the readings, the knowledge that can be gained and the help provided … Continue reading
The popular alternative festival Arte Sano will once again be held on July 27 & 28 on the Paseo Marítimo, San Pedro Alcántara
The festival will be made up of:
1. An active and dynamic marketplace with a range of stall holders showcasing and selling their products, projects and innovative businesses. In the festival we’ll be bringing together artesans, therapists, eco-producers, natural and organic products, natural health, complementary medicine, social collectives and the arts.
2. Workshop and educational activities, of many different kinds and all totally FREE … Continue reading
Organisers of Southern Spain’s largest outdoor art festival, Arte Marbella, are preparing for their 5th edition. It will be held at the Parque de la Alameda and Avenida del Mar in Marbella, from 20th to 23rd June and promises to be bigger and better than ever.
This free, three day event offers an amazing opportunity to view the works of more than 60 talented artists, as well as enjoy a packed entertainment program and gourmet food in a stunning location. It is widely recognised as the … Continue reading
The School of Images aims to teach the use of imagination for transformational purposes. Their belief is that this primary global language has the capacity to unify communities while empowering the individual. Established in New York by world imagery expert Dr. Catherine Shainberg, the school derives its methods from early Jewish, Sephardic and Mediterranean teachings, tracing a lineage back to Isaac the Blind of Provence, France, and Jacob Ben Sheshet of Gerona, Spain, who practiced the Kabbalah of Light in the early 13th century. Dr. … Continue reading
Natura Málaga returns in May for another professional fair celebrating healthy living and sustainable development in Málaga’s Palacio de Congresos. La Chispa will be there to cover the event and readers are invited to visit our stall and find out more about the latest developments in alternative Andalucía. What else will be on offer through the weekend?
Over 90 stalls will be exhibiting ranging from natural cosmetics to organic food to holistic therapies to renewable energy – something for everyone interested in eco-holistic living. Around the … Continue reading
More Alpujarran activity, this time for all ages, as the third Dance Camp Spain is launched with a massive weekend programme for everyone who likes to move and groove. Held in a dedicated dance space in the countryside near Orgiva offers a chance for a weekend of eco-friendly camping and loads of dancing of all kinds. Running from May 22 to 26 there will be live music performance and of course, every kind of dance class and workshop. African rhythms, belly dance, Bollywood, salsa, … Continue reading