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Movement Monastery

“Turning ever farther into the Center, we ignite the light in our heart.”

 

The 2018 Summer Movement Monastery takes place at RAVENROCK, 160 acres of high desert terrain at 7000 feet. Seekers leave frenetic modern life and delve into rich spiritual practice supported by a remote quiet of magnificent Ponderosa forest, 100-mile vista of uninhabited canyon, and ancient rock rim. Inquiry encompasses the experiential and reflective, silent and verbal, moving and stillness, mindless and mindful. Practices include: Dervish Whirling and Sufi Movement Meditations, chanting, writing, transformational dance, time in nature, spiritual conversation.

 


 

ArabesqueINFORMATION   2018  Movement Monastery

“In Dunya’s retreats, I remember how to be myself.  My essence unfolds, and my soul stretches like a newly-born baby as I approach my inner point of perfect stillness. All through motion and breathing. Beyond verbalizing. Beyond rationalizing. Beyond Understanding. I heal….” –Dr. Monica Grace, psychotherapist Austin, TX

 



ArabesqueAPPLICATION

Attendance is by invitation to advanced practitioners and those in the Intensive Training Program, and by application from all others.

Desire, intuition, and availability are high on the list of criteria for attending in August. Because the Movement Monastery training by design is remote (no electricity or running water and down a long bumpy dirt road) it takes a certain type of participant. Take a look at the application to see if this might be an exciting and transformational opportunity for you. We’d love to hear from you!

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Dancemeditation_LOGO_B&WDancemeditation™ is a program of the Dervish Society of America (DSA), a nonprofit 501-C3 organization dedicated to the Path of embodied mysticism. DSA provides opportunities for personal development, exploratory inquiry into embodied spirituality, and community connection through practice, service, and performance. DONATIONS are tax-deductible.

 

 

 

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