workshop is a wonderful immersion into the joys of Tantra through
healing exchanges that deepen your connection with yourself,
others, and all of life. Learn to move kundalini, raise sexual
energy, and enhance pleasure through breath, imagery, and undulatory
practices that encourage ecstatic states.
safe boundaries and healthy communication skills as we celebrate
our sensual selves. Sacred dance, singing, and sexual healing
peak in a lovely Puja, a deeply fulfilling Tantric ritual
of heart-centered interactions.
report their passions returning, gains in self esteem, more
expansive relationships and enjoying more love. Those who've
been wounded sexually gain from the support of empathetic
assistants and guest leaders who help them release these wounds
and their effects. We reclaim sovereignty over our bodies.
Come to develop the arts of eros and romance.
creates such a loving and supportive container. The emphasis
on universal love, and self as beloved, truly creates a
sacredness to the whole weekend. I love Tantra. Its
healing, spiritual, embodied and fun!
As in ancient temples, women and couples who have practiced
Tantra for years, many in the healing arts, help you open
to the realms of healthy relationships. We seek solid, sustainable
growth, with therapists available to offer support in facing
the challenges in becoming more erotic and sensual.
You join a compassionate community enjoying the pleasures
of blossoming into love. Singles become their own best beloved
and more available to sacred union. Couples find a safe haven
for revitalizing passion and eroticism and to open to new
levels of connection and communication.
"Life altering and heart opening. It brings
me to the truth of who I am."
your passion returning, gain self esteem, feel expanded in your relationships and enjoy more love. The nuturing atmosphere
created by therapeutically trained assistants helps sexual
wounds heal and release. We reclaim sovereignty over our bodies.
evening's wonderful interactive circle allows us to practice
intimate and romantic arts in ways so joyful and sacred, it
heals the heart. What a privilege to be among those who celebrate
our awakening sensuality and a joy to have our true nature
reflected back to us.
a wonderful time of self searching and accepting self love
while interacting with others. I am still in a state of
bliss (5 days later) with an amazing awareness and appreciation
of my body."
only events include lesbian, bi and hetero women - singles
have grown and opened like a flower. Evalena's expert care
has allowed me to be my true self in the company of women."
DO YOU ACTUALLY DO IN A TANTRA WORKSHOP?
explore the spiritual practices of Tantric breath work, learning
how to move kundalini through the body in ways that create
ecstatic states. We celebrate ourselves in song and sacred
dance as well as heart-centered and joyous ritual. Exploring
movement and meditative work around eros helps you come to
fully live in your body and be more available for pleasure
enjoy sweet, heart-centered ways of connecting and getting
to know each other through a variety of interactions and exercises.
Through our study of boundaries, verbal and energetic, you'll
learn how you usually connect plus new options for deeper
contact while staying in your own heart, available to receive.
You'll learn erotic communication, developing ways to ask
for what you want where both people gain what they desire.
"Another life-altering event in the Temple! Amazing
how you keep evolving!"
find Assistants helping you with individual attention as needed
to help you free up your body, learn the undulations that
move kundalini, and work through any emotions ready for release.
The orgasm reflex work helps retrain your body to remember
these natural movements.
thoughtfully discuss ways to take care of yourself while respecting
and honoring boundaries. We consciously prepare people for
Saturday's Puja so everyone can fully open to ejoy this celebration
of pleasure, an delightful way to practice skills we study.
richness of this work is extraordinary. A true temple of
the Goddess --
so sacred, full of love, safe, full of power. An exquisite
journey of love."
Puja provides opportunities for the sweetest, kindest, most
nurturing connections you could possibly imagine. Each interaction
deepens your connection with yourself and opens possibilities
for truly meeting others "Essence to Essence". Women
find themselves feeling happy, nourished, fed, honored, accepted,
and appreciated, often laughing with delight, sometimes crying
out old wounds, and almost universally ending up feeling satiated
partner and I had a beautiful time, so close. Each station
some purely spiritual, some highly charged with sexual energy.
a privilege to share so intimately with remarkable women."
Sunday, we do deep meditative work of reclaiming our sexuality
and our passion, then we share from the amazing experiences
of the Puja. You'll learn erotic communication practices that
help both people get what they want from exchanges and make
for more joy in relationship.
may do sacred or erotic touch or some deeply healing internal
work about coming into a loving relationship with our own
sexual nature. We complete with one on one exchanges that
help us appreciate and honor all we've risked and gained,
and end with a song and spiral dance celebrating our growing
insightful, clearing, fulfilling, healing, playful, explorative,
helpful, informative, loving, utterly great and exactly
what I needed!!"
ATTENDS THESE WORKSHOPS?
Many singles and some couples, mostly heterosexual.
Couples may choose to do the exercises together all or in
part -- all choices are honored. Your dakini team (temple
servants) include two couples deeply in love who will demonstrate
ways of entering Tantric exchanges and sacred touch. More
singles then couples come, enjoying many delightful partners
within our well-boundaried container. People return who have
studied Tantra for years, and breathing with them helps new
people more easily embody the work.
arrive from the East Bay, San Francisco, Sacramento, all over
Sonoma County, and sometimes other states. We arrange car
pools for those who'd like to either drive or ride with another.
SCHOLARSHIPS, WORK EXCHANGE?
We have some scholarship monies for those who can demonstrate
financial need and we get very creative around finances, so
talk to us about your needs. Some work exchange remains in
setup both mornings and take down, plus help with gardening
or home repair if that is your skill. We arrange payment plans
for up to four months, with you setting the payment schedule.
We may have partial stipends for single women who are needed
for gender balancing.
email or call if you have any interest in pursuing this further
Blessings and may Peace reign in our hearts and upon our planet.
wonderfully explorative and expansive experience. Stretch
my inner being
to great heights."
7-10PM, Sat. 10AM-10PM, Sun. 10:30AM-5:30PM
Friday evening we introduce the basics of Tantra and begin
building sacred, safe community. Saturday evening is a Puja,
a circle of interactive, heart-centered connections in gentle
ritual space to enjoy practicing skills we're learning and
to celebrate our empowered sensuality.
will be announced.
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in Sebastopol, just 15 minutes west of Santa Rosa, CA., (75
miles north of San Francisco) in a lovely retreat center in
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information on airporters and carpooling.
your sexuality and your passion!
wonderful! Exceeded my expectations. Loved the safe, warm,
open loving connections were created, and the input and
wisdom from seminar leaders and helpers, all of whom are
~ B.S., participant
a wonderful time of self searching and acceptance of self
love while interacting with others. I am still in a state
of bliss (5 days later) and have an amazing awareness and
appreciation of my body."
provides a luscious enviroment for all to experience the
realization that pleasure heals!"