Participate in practical workshops, attend diverse lectures with carefully curated guest speakers, take a dance class and get your tarot read!
SHIBORI WORKSHOP WITH JUSTINE BENNETT (CANADA)
Shibori is a Japanese dying technique that starts by folding, twisting or bunching white fabric, binding it and then dying it in indigo. Indigo is a dark blue dye which is made from the indigo plant. The result is a beautiful deep blue and white fabric with an almost watercolor effect. Justine will guide you through the folding and dying process and you will go home with 2 beautiful Shibori tea towels!
COMMUNAL HAND DRUM WORKSHOP WITH JOSEPH AUGUST (USA)
Step into the communal hand drumming workshop with Joseph August and explore the joy of playing with others in a group. Hand drumming produces pleasurable experiences, enhances self-awareness and reintegrates the power of community. We will supply the hand drums, you just supply your rhythmic spirit.
PANEL: EXPLORING DIVERSITY AND APPROPRIATION IN YOGA WITH TRISHES (TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO)
While exploring the history of colonialism in yoga, we discuss the value of representation in yoga as well as ways in which yoga can be shared while avoiding appropriation. Inspired by the work of Susanna Barkataki and her yoga summit “Honor (Don’t Appropriate) Yoga,” TRISHES, a guest speaker at the summit, summarizes key ideas pertaining to representation and appropriation in the yoga world.
BEGINNING AGAIN: A YEAR-NAMING CEREMONY
What are you ready to let go of? What are you ready to start? In this 2-hour group workshop, we will focus on centering and finding the heart of your true self. Your inner voice will guide you to set intentions, name your path, and continue on your journey to all your dream. Led by Sonia Kreitzer + Laura Burhenn
BELLY DANCE WITH MAJA SCHREINER (SLOVENIA)
Maja Schreiner has fallen in love with oriental dance more than 10 years ago and since then she attended numerous workshops with international artists. She continues to study and enjoy this art form as well as teaching women how to connect with their bodies through oriental dance.
ONE-ON-ONE TAROT READINGS WITH LAURA BIRD (USA)
In a 20-minute private session, Laura Bird will consult the wisdom of the Wild Unknown deck to guide you as you seek clarity and resolve in your life.
ELVIRA FURNARI (USA-B&H-SERBIA)
Elvira Furnari holds an undergraduate degree in Psychology from UMASS Boston and a certificate as an Integrative Health Coach from the Institute for Integrative Nutrition in New York. Since receiving her certificate she worked at the corporate food industry, Delhaize Serbia, where she gave many presentations on a topic of Healthy Eating for employees as well as coached one-on-one many colleagues by providing written material and healthy eating tips during work hours and beyond. Apart from regular Healthy Eating presentations, created new recipes, held healthy cooking workshops personally showing and demonstrating quick and easy meal to prepare at home and make a meal for days ahead.
1- Healthy Gut, Healthy you
2- Healthy Sweets
3- Green juices, plant-based milk
SVARUPA BARD (MONTENEGRO)
Svarupa Bard is a mixed media intuitive healer, writer, and musician currently based in Montenegro. It is his greatest joy to use his creative abilities to help people remember that they are all One.
Through many hours of meditation and experimentation, as well as training, dialogue, and reading, he has developed a simple, interesting, and inspiring method for connecting people at the heart level.
– EAT HEALTHY WITH MAJA PILAV OF SARAJEVO-BASED PLANT-BASED RESTAURANT “ZDRAVO”
– SELMA STARFINGER (BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA)
– ANIMAL RIGHTS PANEL – TBC