Dance as a Spiritual Practice - Live Class NYC
Date: July 30, 2015-
Location: Keystone Dance Studio 252 W. 30th St. (between 7th & 8th Ave.) #4B, New York, NY 10001 252 W. 30th St.
This class is designed to introduce the student to the elements of Sacred Dance or Healing Dance and how it can be used as a Spiritual Practice. We will discuss the evolution of Sacred Dance, what it is, where it came from and why it is important. We will discuss how it can reconnect us to the Divine Feminine, be used as a spiritual practice and why it is so important to reconnect with the earth’s rhythm. The workshop is mainly lecture with some simple movement exercises; you need not be a dancer or have any dance experience.
What you will learn in this course:
What is Sacred Dance?
What is Healing Dance?
How to ground and center, and why these are so important to the Dance.
Relaxation, receptivity and becoming the vessel.
Dance as co-creation with the Divine.
Presence and engaging the deeper aspects of your Self in the Dance.
How to create your own spiritual practice using movement and Dance.
Leslie Zehr is an Sacred Dance teacher from Egypt and author of ‘The Alchemy of Dance: Sacred Dance as a Path to the Universal Dancer’. After becoming initiated in Upper Egypt in 2002, she developed a simple method of teaching sacred dance and esoteric wisdom that has taught many women from all over the world how to reconnect with the Divine feminine aspect within them. She uses energy work, archetypes, and alchemic principles in her teaching.
*This class (live or online) is a prerequisite for Introduction to the Alchemy of Dance Workshop on July 31st.
Web Site: http://www.universaldancer.com/spiritual-dance2.html
Contact Name: Leslie
Contact Phone: (518) 692 2382
Contact Email: leslie@UniversalDancer.com