Events

This page provides updates on seasonal dance celebrations, retreats and special events.

Embodiments Dance celebrates key astronomical events including the autumn and spring equinox and the winter and summer solstice.  Full moon and new moon events are also integrated into dance classes. By celebrating these important seasonal cycles we aid our own deep connection to the earth, and ourselves.

Upcoming Events

Bubbles Beyond Borders- Family event 26th August 2107
Feminine Embodiment- MoonDance Workshop for Women-2 September 2017
Spring Equinox Dance-21 September 2017
Make Your Own Medicine Drum- 14 October 2017

see below for details for each of these….

 


Bubbles Beyond Borders
Saturday August 26th
12.00pm
Raw Gardens
South Rd, Brighton East

Sarah Miller and the RAW Garden invite you to the Melbourne launch of Bubbles beyond Borders

A global campaign to support the dreams of girls & women around the world
http://www.bubblesbeyondborders.org

Bring your daughters, your families and join us to blow bubbles for a powerful purpose – to pledge an action in support of girls and women’s rights and dreams around the world.

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The launch will be facilitated by Sarah Miller, from the School of Shamanic Womancraft. Together we will co-create our circle, connecting with other worldwide events circling the globe demonstrating that dreams don’t have borders; that we are a global community that supports the hopes and dreams of girls and women worldwide.

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Participants are invited to come in a spirit of hope and a pledge to support their dreams!    As part of the ceremony Sarah will also lead a drumming circle, so please feel free to bring a drum or tambourine to send our intentions and pledges out into the world. No drumming experience is required.

Contact Sarah 0435140148 or sarah.embodiments@gmail.com with any enquiries

 


MoonDance: Feminine Embodiment Workshop
Saturday 2 September

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Reconnect with your body and the feminine wisdom within you.

We will immerse ourselves in the river of sensation that is our lived experience.

This is a day of remembering and returning to Her, fully present.

We will go softly, and fiercely into the wild expression of you.

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In this day we explore and embody feminine archetypes: maiden/mother/maga/crone. We play with the deep interconnection between these archetypes and the earth and her seasons, the lunar phases and our own bodily wisdom.

This is a day of playful, heartfelt, authentic movement and expression.

Saturday 2nd September
9.00 – 5.00 p.m
Carnegie, VIC
morning and afternoon tea provided
BYO lunch
$150/120 concession
Tickets and More Information here


Spring Equinox Dance

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Come dance your birthing, your emergence, your unique gifts budding in the world. Come celebrate this time of balance when the gifts of light and dark are held equally, in sacred equilibrium.

We dance in honour of the wisdom of our moving bodies, we dance in honour of the earth, we dance in honour of the divine feminine. She is returned!

Thursday 21 September
El Camino Studios
7.30 – 9.30 pm
Pre paid $24
At door $30

Please bring a blanket/wrap and a small gift from nature for our altar. A leaf, flower, twig, stone for example to represent spring for you.


Make Your Own Medicine Drum

A Workshop for Women
Saturday 14  October 2017

handondrumMaking a medicine drum is a deep and powerful process of birthing a shamanic healing tool for personal transformation. The drum is a sacred tool, an instrument of music, an intimate partner in the soul’s journey and woven through time with women’s spirituality. When you make a drum you enter into a shamanic process of personal healing.

This workshop is for women only.
The space will be lovingly held by  graduates and Teachers of the Four Seasons Journey of the School of Shamanic Womancraft.

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Cost: $380, all materials provided
Purchase full price tickets here,
partial payment here and payment plans are available too
Get in touch with any questions!
sarah dot embodiments at gmail dot com
priestessyourlife at gmail dot com
Sarah ~ 0435 140 148


Other Offerings…

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Connecting with Your Medicine Drum

 

Join us in ceremony to connect deeply with the voice and spirit of your shamanic medicine drum. Learn simple, embodied rituals and techniques to deepen your relationship with your drum in a sacred circle.

“The drum echoes the heartbeat of the earth and enables us to connect with the rythm of life.” Jane Hardwicke Collings

This is deep listening – to our drum, to ourselves, to each other and to the Earth…

This is heartfelt wordless prayer – drumming up wholeness, reconnection, trust, safety and love – what the world needs now…

Doing these things in the company of others is a healing act in itself, a re-membering of how we can be together, living our prayers and praying our life.

We are drumming ourselves Home…

Bring your drum (and beater) if you have one.
Bookings essential
Cost: $65/55 concession

Pay direct to
Sarah Miller
BSB: 063 262
Acc: 10245962
REF your name & DW


Sacred Sensuality- Pathways to Presence and Pleasure
A Retreat for Women

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Rescheduled due to illness…Dates not set…

Early Bird Price $380 – 
Regular Price $440

This nourishing retreat on the Mornington Peninsula offers women a safe space to connect deeply to the wisdom of their living/loving bodies and to remember and reclaim the body as Temple as Sacred as Earth.

This is a weekend of singing up bliss, diving deeply into the pleasure of our female bodies and the present moment, under a Full Moon in the fire sign of Leo. Awakening to the Earth as Lover, listening deeply to our womb space, our breasts, our hearts, our bodies. Singing up our sacred sensuality, our birthright.

Yet, as soon as we make such an intention, we are faced with our other birthright: the legacy of centuries of undervaluing and abuse in a patriarchal culture that still, to this day, rapes, threatens, kills. Shame, pain and trauma – whether arising in our own stories, or the stories of our mothers and grandmothers, the stories of our sisters around the world, or the stories of our wounded Earth – shadow our bliss at a cellular level.

This is a weekend of allowing, rather than forcing. We will lovingly receive our grief and joy, both, as Teachers on this journey to wholeness. We will play, pray, explore and allow all that needs to be expressed to be expressed.

We are not alone. We will listen with the ears of our hearts, sharing our stories in the alchemy of loving sisterhood.

At its heart, this weekend is an invitation to listen deeply to your body and what you are needing. To trust your own impulses and receive your own intuitive wisdom. No activity is compulsory, all is offered in a spirit of openness and a deep trust in your process. You choose what you share and reveal.

We alchemise our past through the power of our loving attention, and Grace. And we do this for all our relations, stretching forwards and backwards in time.

Together we are Re-Membering our birthright for pleasure, for Aliveness, for Authenticity.

Together we are reclaiming our Readyness to offer ourselves fully for the healing of ourselves and our world, emboldened by the truth of our Sacred Sensuality.

A taste of some of the activities on offer:

* Creating sacred space in our bodies and through the intimacy of a women’s circle

* Barefoot dancing on the earth

* Massage and nourishing touch

* Crafting our stories with wool and thread

* Gazing, milling and deep ecology processes

* Goddess rituals, anointing, prayer and ceremony

* Drumming and Singing ourselves up

* Pelvic Blessings and Womb stories

* Walking on the earth

* Ample free time to be with all that arises in this beautiful space

And many more divine, heart and womb felt offerings!

~ This is open to women of all sexual persuasions and flavours! ~

Bookings essential. https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/sacred-sensuality-pathways-to-presence-pleasure-tickets-30068171711

Price includes delicious food and accommodation for two nights.
Payment plans available.

You are welcome to pay us directly (to avoid the booking fee), just send us a text.
(contact deets in FAQs) or pay direct to
Sarah Miller:

063 262
10245962
ref SS and your name.

Early bird dscount $380 .Full Price $440

For more information please phone 0435 140 148 or email embodiments@tpg.com.au

For more information including FAQs and Guiding Principles read here



Some Past Events:

Feminine Embodiment-

The call of the wild embodied feminine is here. We offer ritual, prayer, movement and touch to ground you back into the vast and cosmic intelligence of your body, your being. Will you answer the call?

A Seven Sisters Festival Workshop with Sonia Stocco
Friday 3rd March
11..00- 12.30
Seven Sisters Festival 
Mt Martha, VIC

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

One Response to Events

  1. Deborah Neale says:

    Hi Sarah,

    I am interested in being kept in the loop for up and coming workshops. I would love to do the 4 seasons journey. I realise that wouldn’t begin until next year. What would you suggest I attend in the mean time? I am not a midwife… I live in Chewton, vic. Right near castlemaine.

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