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Medicine Wheel Weekend Retreat with Rose Diana Khalsa

Rose Khalsa is the Director of the Polarity Center & Shamanic Studies. Rose has been teaching internationally for more than 30 years in the areas of polarity therapy, cranial sacral therapy and shamanic healing. She has been leading Vision Quests in the US and Ireland for 15 years.

Rose has been a pipe carrier and Sundancer for many years in the Lakota and Ojibway tradition.

Yoga and meditation have been a part of Rose's life since 1972. She also integrates Tibetan Buddhist teachings, weaving a tapestry of mindfulness and compassion. You can read more more on her web site at :http://www.polaritycenter.org or send her an e-mail for more information on the weekend.




Limited lodging available at Dancing Winds Farm, from $78 for Friday and Saturday nights. Please speak with Marie at Crossings to arrange lodging. Tenting also available, for $25 per person. For those staying at Dancing Winds Farms, breakfast is included. Everyone is provided two lunches and an evening meal with the price of the workshop.

Due to the deeply healing and spiritual nature of this retreat we will only accept 12 registrations.

Join us for this very special weekend of healing and spirituality centered on the Medicine Wheel.

Walk in nature. Share with one another. Breathe. Connect.

The Medicine Wheel has been used as a healing tool by many indigenous peoples for thousands of years. It is a powerful tool for understanding how to live a life of balance and harmony.

This weekend we will explore the Four Cardinal Directions, also known as the Sacred Guardians of the Four Directions. We will learn the places in the wheel where we become wounded or fragmented from trauma and simple tools for healing these places. We will be doing some shamanic journeying, holding discussions and spending time in nature to connect on a deeper level to the spirit world.

We will begin the weekend by gathering around the fire and starting in the wheel's Center, the place of the heart, where all things begin and all things end.

Our mornings will be open to yoga, breathwork or a silent walking meditation outside.

We will close the weekend with a traditional pipe ceremony to complete the circle with wisdom and transformation.

Things to bring:

  • A dish to share for the first meal (refrigerator/stove/oven available, if needed),
  • drum or rattle (not needed if you do not have one),
  • a journal and pen,
  • eye covering,
  • shawl or blanket,
  • any sacred items to place on the alter,
  • snacks
  • warm clothes and rain gear (as we will be outside every day)

Schedule:

Friday
4-5pm Check in
6-7pm Potluck
7-9pm Teachings of the Wheel Center around the fire (sometimes called the Children's Fire)

Saturday
Morning: Yoga and Meditation - a mixture of Hatha and Polarity Yoga coupled with simple breathwork and silent meditation. Walk the Labyrinths, weather allowing.

Afternoon: Teachings of the East and South of the Wheel.

Evening: Bonfire with Pipe Ceremony, from the Ojibwa tradition. To pray for all those we know who are suffering, to bring in the energy of transformation.

Sunday
Morning: Yoga and Meditation

Afternoon: Teachings of the West and North. Closing circle

3pm Program ends

 

 

 

 

 

 

Registration

Reservations are taken on a first come first serve basis. Many of our classes fill up early - so don't wait too long!

We take phone reservations with a valid credit card.

Call: 507-732-7616

Cancellation and Refund Policy

Crossings at Carnegie
320 East Ave
Zumbrota, MN 55992

info@crossingsatcarnegie.com