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Events

Apr
26
7:00 PM19:00

Dr Tony Humphreys - Understanding Teenagers, Sometimes Wild Always Wise

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Adolescence is about becoming adult. Depending on the teenager’s experiences in infancy and childhood, the teenage years can be a rollercoaster of emotional highs and lows or a relatively smooth ride into maturity. The level of maturity of the significant adults in teenagers’ lives – parents and teachers – is critical to how well teenagers manage the many challenges – physical, emotional, sexual, intellectual, behavioural, social, creative and spiritual – that come their way.

Attention to what lies hidden behind teenager’s distressing responses is required for teenagers to begin to make progress towards mature adulthood. Parents and teachers need to understand that when young people are troubled and troubling they are not trying to make life difficult for parents, teachers and others; they are trying to communicate how difficult life is for them.

Themes covered during the seminar will be:

  • The wisdom of adolescence
  • Teenagers’ search for identity
  • Parents’/teachers’ defensive behaviours that threaten teenagers’ wellbeing
  • Helping teenagers who are troubled and troubling
  • Identifying teenagers who are suffering inner turmoil
  • Parental ‘letting go’ and teenagers’ ‘leave-taking’


Dr Tony Humphreys - Biography


Dr. Tony Humphreys is a Consultant Clinical Psychologist in private practice and specialist lecturer for health care and teaching professions in University College, Cork and Limerick University. He is Ireland's most influential Psychologist and leading speaker on individual, couple and family relationships, relationships in the workplace, self-esteem and motivation.

He is the author of several best selling books: 'Work and Worth: Take Back Your Life"; 'The Power of ‘Negative' Thinking"; ‘A Different Kind of Teacher’; ‘Self-Esteem: The Key to Your Child’s Education’; ‘The Family, Love It and Leave It’; ‘Myself, My Partner’; ‘A Different Kind of Discipline’; ‘Children Feeling Good’, ‘Examining our Times - for the way we live now’, ‘Whose Life Are You Living?’, The Mature Manager, The Compassionate Intentions of Illness. His books are now in twenty languages and he has become internationally known as a seminar and conference speaker in Europe and South Africa. He has recorded three spoken-word audio- cassettes: ‘Self-Esteem for Adults’, ‘Raising Children’s Self-Esteem’ and ‘Embrace Failure’.


Dr. Humphreys has had several appearances on T.V and has had his own radio programmes plus several interviews. He also speaks on many radio programmes and has regular columns in one of Ireland’s leading newspapers, The Irish Examiner.

People find his talks and seminars thought-provoking, inspirational and challenging. He reaches his audience at a deep level, inspiring change and encouraging a fresh perspective.

Dr Humphreys runs the following courses at UCC: Certificate in Interpersonal Communication, Diploma in Parent Mentoring, Higher Diploma in Relationship Studies and outreach programmes in Dublin - Diploma in Parent Mentoring and Higher Diploma in Relationship Studies.

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May
10
7:30 PM19:30

Dr Edward Kelly - What are you going to do and be in your Third Act?

Human longevity has created a new Third Act in our lives as different to our second act as our second act was to our first. We are now living 25-30 years longer than our great-grandparents, the equivalent of a whole new adult lifetime. What was old age for them is now middle age for us. Never before have so many people lived for so long; two-thirds of those who have ever lived over the age of 65 are alive today. So what are you going to do and be in this new Third Act of your life?

In the second act of our lives, we tend to believe that with the right plan and sufficient willpower we can achieve all that we want. The Third Act invites a different approach. Consider that The Third Act of your life is not something that you acquire; rather it is something that ensues from your engagement in meaningful activities, relationships and practices. So what meaningful activities, relationships and personal reflective practices will open the window to your new Third Act?

If you are interested in what this Third Act means for you and would like to explore what you are going to do and be in this new third Act of your life, come and join us on the 10th May in The Talbot Hotel, Stillorgan, Dublin. You can read more about the work of The Third Act at www.thethirdact.ie

The seminar will be led by Dr. Edward Kelly
Dr. Edward Kelly (56) is an entrepreneur, researcher and facilitator. In the past few years he has led over forty workshops in Intel, Accenture, Google, and others. He is a presenter on the MBA and Innovation programmes at University College Dublin (UCD) and has published articles on adult development in the ILR and JITP. More recently he has facilitated workshops, developed programmes and has run a conference on The Third Act. He is currently writing a book on the archetypal stages and transitions in adult development. Prior to this, he ran a successful telecoms business which he founded in 1995 and before that organized and participated in ‘The Great London to Sydney Taxi Ride’ in 1988, which entered the Guinness Book of Records for the longest most expensive taxi ride in history. He holds an ITC, BA, MBA and PhD. 

Additional Links:

www.thethirdact.ie
What is The The Third Act?
The Third Act. How are we getting on? 

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May
16
7:00 PM19:00

Byron Katie's The Work presented by Nadine Ferris France

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Do you believe everything you think?

An experiential evening that will support participants to identify and question stressful thoughts and beliefs using the method of The Work of Byron Katie. This self-inquiry meditation is simple, effective and extremely powerful in dealing with stress, improving communication and relationships and developing a clear mind.

Nadine is a Certified Facilitator of the Work of Byron Katie.  She gives workshops and retreats and facilitates individuals and groups all over the world. She specializes in working with beliefs and thinking that keep us stressed or hold us back from achieving our full potential. With an unusual background in international development Nadine, originally from Dublin, spent 20 years living in the developing world, working with communities on issues including self-stigma, shame, gender-based violence and HIV/AIDS. 

More about Nadine here: www.nadineferrisfrance.com

More about the Work HERE

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May
27
10:00 AM10:00

Mark Anastasi - Unleash The Millionaire Within

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Mark is the author of New York Times bestseller 'The Laptop Millionaire' and his dynamic, inspiring, and no-holds-barred presentation covers the following:

  •  Achieving personal success & the millionaire mindset
  • How to generate multiple streams of income thanks to the Internet

Mark will also address:

  • How To Find Your Purpose And Do What You Love! (Your Life Depends On It)
  • The Most Powerful Goal-Achievement Secret In The World
  • Why You Are Powerful Beyond Imagination
  • How To Win The Game Of Life And Finally Be Happy
  • How To Wire Your Brain For Success (And Make Success Inevitable)

MARK ANASTASI is an Internet entrepreneur and founder of the Inspired Marketing Group. He has trained over 12,000 entrepreneurs around the world since 2005. In 2004, he was a broke, unemployed, and homeless former security guard. Thanks to a chance encounter at a seminar he would set up his first Internet business, going from zero to making $10,000 a month in just 28 days and has gone from zero to earning $12,000,000 thanks to Internet marketing. His mission now is to empower people to take control of their financial future, experience the Laptop Entrepreneur lifestyle, and live life to the full.

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May
31
7:00 PM19:00

Philip McKernan: Are You Destined For More?

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If your life is perfect and you are crystal clear about the future, this evening gathering is not for you! 

Philip left Ireland 11 years ago and now consults with the Pentagon, Olympic athletes, and business leaders worldwide. He has written 4 books (despite being dyslexic) and made an award-winning documentary. Through his philanthropy, he has built an entrepreneurial orphanage in Peru.  He is also the founder of the movement One Last Talk.

At this evening event, Philip will share with you the number 1 thing he teaches his clients to create more success and meaning in their lives.

You will learn:

  • explore your personal why
  • how to uncover your gift (not talent) and use it
  • how to leave a meaningful and authentic impact on the world
  • align your life to live (not leave) your legacy
  • why SoulSet™ is the new mindset
  • know where you need to take action next

Based in the USA, Philip is visiting Ireland and will be delivering a one-off, hard-hitting, unapologetic and inspirational evening.

Come and see for yourself why Philip is such a sought-after coach.

Philip works with entrepreneurs and business leaders all over the world. When people are seeking clarity about their future or want to move through roadblocks, seen and unseen, they call Philip. As a speaker he has inspired and challenged the Canadian Olympic Team and The Pentagon to name a few.

He helps people get clear on who they are and where they need to go. He helps them transition in their personal and professional lives so people feel aligned in all areas of life. Philip believes who and what we do ‘off the ice’ has a huge impact on our results ‘on the ice’.

What separates Philip from a lot of coaches, speakers and gurus is originality. He brings new conversations to the table and spends an obscene amount of time thinking and challenging the status quo, instead of simply repackaging business & life hacking strategies. Philip McKernan is a philosopher, a modern day philosopher of the human experience.

With a knack of getting into all sorts of scenarios – he’s caddied in golf for the President of Ireland, been chased and nearly killed by a bull elephant in Nigeria and made wine in Australia. He has traveled to 80 countries around the globe and has worked with orphans in Sri Lanka, Peru, India and Guatemala, written 4 books despite being dyslexic and his first documentary film will be released in late 2016. The film explores how the gift of giving makes us feel more worthy and alive. It also explores the science behind the impact of giving on our emotional well being, our mental health, our physiology and our business’s.

Philip believes the path to a happy and fulfilling life is found through the meaning we derive in life through the WORK we do, our relationship to OTHERS and the most important relationship of all, the one with one's SELF.

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Jun
6
7:00 PM19:00

Let's Address Bullying - John Lonergan with Dr Genevieve Murray

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Bullying at work, at school, on the internet is far too common in today's society. Many people who experience bullying may fear a comeback, punishment or revenge if they tell someone. People who don't talk about what is happening can become more and more isolated, and their mental health can suffer. John has a deep understanding of humanity and in this talk will focus on the importance of community and compassion in confronting and understanding bullying.

John Longeran entered the prison service in 1968 and in the years that followed he saw human nature at its worst - and often, unexpectedly, at its best. He developed a deep understanding both of human nature and of Irish society. His description of life in the prison service in his book The Governor, is not only a gripping revealing, surprising account but gives a unique insight into modern Ireland.

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Dr Genevieve Murray is a Consultant, Trainer, Researcher, Lecturer and Certified Mediator specialising in workplace interpersonal conflicts. She is a member of the International Association on Workplace Bullying and Harassment (IAWBH) and the Mediators Institute of Ireland (MII). Genevieve is a Council member with the Mediators Institute of Ireland with responsibility for the workplace sector.
Genevieve holds a BA in Sociology and Politics, an MSc in Social Justice (Equality Studies) from University College Dublin and a Ph.D. from Trinity College Dublin and has spent many years in management in the private sector. She works with both employees and employers whom express the need for support regarding workplace conflict issues. Often employees and employers are unaware of the effects of workplace conflict on both the individuals and organisations wellbeing. Workplace awareness training seminars and workshops are also part of the work that she provides for both employees and employers.
 

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Jun
9
10:30 AM10:30

John Lockley - The Way of the Leopard

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Book Launch 10th May - Positive Life events

About the Workshop

This one day workshop is based on John Lockley’s bestselling debut book, Leopard Warrior: A Journey into the African Teachings of Ancestry, Instinct & Dreams. It will be a joyful exploration of Ubuntu (Humanity) and what it means to be fully human, alive and connected to the natural world. John will teach participants how to connect to their life purpose through the ancient South African traditional teachings of Ubuntu. These teachings speak about the interconnectedness of all life. The workshop will be an exploration of ancestors, dreams and the practice of trance dancing.

You will learn how to connect to your ancestors in a timeless African way, and how to dance like the Leopard and let your spirit flow. To understand your life purpose it is important to connect to your bones, the roots of your being. Would you like to feel more alive and connected with your life purpose? Then join us for this remarkable day of meditation, dance and mystical teachings.

John is one of the first white men, in recent history, to become a fully initiated sangoma in the Xhosa lineage of South Africa. 

He was born, in 1971, into a divided Apartheid South Africa, with the mark of the sangoma on his face – a band of white birth skin around the eyes. At 18, John was serving in the South African army as a medic (during the war with Angola in the 1980s) when he had a strong, prophetic dream calling him to train as a Xhosa sangoma. He immediately began to suffer from the thwasa, a severe period of ill-health that is inherent in all ancient shamanic cultures which can only be cured through apprenticeship to a shamanic teacher. Because of the restrictions of Apartheid (which ended in 1994) it would take John seven years to find a Xhosa teacher. During the early days of his calling he trained as a Zen student under renowned Zen Master, Su Bong, completing an intensive three-month kyol che in a Buddhist monastery in South Korea. He was then invited by the Grand Master Dae Soen Sa Nim to join his “monk army”, but the strength of his sangoma calling drew him back to South Africa.

Eventually, post-Apartheid, John met Mum Ngwevu, a well-known Xhosa Sangoma medicine woman, in one of the poorest townships in South Africa. She had foreseen his arrival in a dream and began his 10-year apprenticeship, giving him the initiated name Ucingolwendaba, meaning messenger or connector between people and cultures.

John now divides his time between South Africa, Europe and the U.S.

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Jun
30
to Jul 1

Mind Myth and Magic

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South Dublin Venue TBC

Fee: €200

This two-day practical workshop, facilitated by Andrew T Austin  is a Masterclass in the systemic organisation of the metaphoric environment and how we can use this to our advantage

When we elicit the metaphor and ask what is to the left, what is to the right etc, the way the information is organised follows some precise principles (i.e. systemic organisation). This isn’t something that is commonly taught on the Metaphor of Movement trainings but is something explored extensively in the sister project of The Historia Illius Itineris.

There are various religious, spiritual occult and magical traditions that embody these organisational principles which are often then celebrated through ritual and ceremony, often without conscious awareness by anyone involved.

In this experimental workshop we will be taking one such set of rituals, that of Solomonic magic known as The Goetia.  We will learn how the formulas embodied in this practice are relevant to the metaphoric environment and the manner in which information is organised within it.

The workshop is split into two halves:

First Day

·         An outline of the Hermetic principle of magic.

·         Elemental attributions and positions within the metaphoric environment.

·         An exploration of Goetic principles.

·         Design and layout of the physical working space.

·         The tools and techniques of evocation and invocation.

·         An in-depth examination of the formulae of Goetic evocation and invocation.

·         A walk-through of the Goetic evocation process.

Second Day

·         Quick review.

·         Adapting the Goetic formula to an application of Metaphors of Movement.

·         The anthropomorphication of experience in metaphor taxonomy.

·         Evocation and mastery over your own personal demons.

For those of you who have studied Metaphors of Movement level 2, you will be familiar with the taxonomical grouping of “anthropomorphications.”  This is where there is a creature, person or living thing that exists within the metaphoric environment that appears to have a life of its own.  You will be aware that this is representative of both the thing itself and an organisation of people to whom the owner has the same relationship.

The easiest example is if I were to be in my metaphor of standing at a crossroads and in front of me stands my wife.  It is both my wife, and an organisation of people to whom I have the same relationship. i.e. I am married to my job and regard the people at work as family.

The monster to my left might be both the monster and all my ex-wives, for example, and so on.

The problem is that most people tend to be at the mercy of their anthropomorphications in their metaphors. This workshop aims to change all that with a bit of witchery and lots of jiggery pokery.

I am certain this will be the most unusual workshop you have ever participated in.

It is highly advisable that attendees read the Goetic text prior to attending this course. See: http://www.hermetics.org/pdf/grimoire/goetia.pdf This text may seem like a lot of nonsense, but on the first day we will decode the formula from the Goetia.

For more information please contact Rachel Henderson – rachelhend@gmail.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Oct
20
10:00 AM10:00

Matthew Manning - The Healing Intent Workshop

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"Matthew has a remarkable track record of working at the interface between body and soul. His knowledge is outstanding in both breadth and detail." Professor Karol Sikora, Professor of Cancer Medicine and Consultant Oncologist at Hammersmith Hospital, London.

Matthew Manning has probably undergone more scientific testing than any other healer and has successfully demonstrated his ability to influence blood cells, mould samples, enzymes, seeds and cancer cells in the laboratory.

He is the author of eight books including best-selling titles such as 'The Link' and 'The Healing Journey' and has also addressed MPs in the Houses of Parliament and doctors at The Royal Society of Medicine. He has appeared frequently on British TV: BBCTV have made two documentaries about his work and he co-hosted, with Sir David Frost, the ITV series 'Beyond Belief'.

He believes that we can all learn to develop our healing abilities and has presented his workshop all over the world. He will lead you through different exercises allowing you to personally experience both internal and external energies, and how these dramatically change with your own healing intent. You'll also have an opportunity to work with him in small groups and meditative exercises and there will be plenty of time for questions and discussion. 

This workshop will provide you with insight, inspiration and grounded information whether you want to improve your own health and quality of life or that of others.

For more information about Matthew's work, please visit his website: www.matthewmanning.net 

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Oct
30
7:30 PM19:30

Science & Spiritual Practices - Dr Rupert Sheldrake

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Although traditional religion has declined in Europe, recent studies have shown that spiritual experiences are surprisingly common even among those who are non-religious, including near-death experiences and spontaneous mystical insights. Meanwhile, the effects of spiritual practices are now being investigated scientifically as never before, and many studies have shown that such practices generally make people happier and healthier. Rupert Sheldrake will discuss several practices which are part of all religions, and which are also open to people with no religious affiliation, including meditation, chanting, rituals and pilgrimage.

 

Dr Rupert Sheldrake is a biologist and author of more than 85 scientific         papers and 12 books, including Science and Spiritual Practices. He was a Fellow of Clare College, Cambridge University, a Research Fellow of the Royal Society, and from 2005-2010 the Director of the Perrott-Warrick Project for research on unexplained human and animal abilities, funded by Trinity College, Cambridge. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Noetic Sciences, Petaluma, California, and of Schumacher College in Devon. His web site is www.sheldrake.org

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Apr
12
7:00 PM19:00

Secrets of Meditation - Davidji

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For thousands of years people have tried to tap into the stillness and silence that rests within to discover their deeper selves. In Secrets of Meditation, davidji takes you there, demystifying the practice along the way and guiding the reader on an epic journey into your own consciousness. Whether you are new to meditation, a crisis meditator or someone who has been meditating for years, Secrets of Meditation will take your practice, and your life, to the next level.

Davidji shares his own meditation journey along his own path to awakening and shares the impact it can have on your physical health, your relationships, your emotional wellbeing and your spiritual life. As the secrets to an effortless meditation practice are revealed, you will unlock the door to your own personal journey and discover what is actually supposed to happen when you close your eyes. 

Davidji shares the wisdom of the ages in a very accessible and entertaining style - demystifying rigid commandments, revealing the five greatest myths of meditation, and illuminating the most powerful rituals to weave a practice into your day. Secrets of Meditation will have you meditating in minutes, setting powerful intentions for each day, and living a happier, easier and more fulfilling life.

Portmarnock retreat HERE

One minute meditation you can do anywhere HERE

    

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Mar
27
7:00 PM19:00

Full Circle Awakening - Fran Bennett

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Full Circle Awakening ~ Transcending and Including Your Personal Self

Francis Bennett is a former Trappist Monk who spent many years in monastic orders in contemplation, surrender and service in search of the presence of God. Since experiencing a radical shift in perception during mass, Francis left the monastery and has been teaching around the world. Francis lives a life of devotion to the compassionate heart of pure being and it is this lived freedom that provided the foundation for her to begin a very personal transformation, coming out as transgender in 2016.

Fran’s signature teaching is Full Circle Awakening, through which she guides and encourages us to truly live the wisdom of the compassionate heart. Her own journey of transformation is an example of a life lived in deep acceptance to the truth of her heart. Francis has recently said that it would not have been possible for her to transition gender in a public teaching role were it not for the abiding foundation of an awakened heart.

Much of post-modern spiritual teaching about awakening has focused almost exclusively on transcending our personal self and dwelling in the absolute. However, full-circle awakening not only transcends but also includes the personal sense of self.

In this event we’ll be reflecting on this integral journey of transcendence and embodiment; the transpersonal that always includes the personal.

Join us for an evening of talks, guided practice and Q&A.

About Francis Bennett

Monastic Life and Training
Francis Bennett was a Roman Catholic, Trappist monk for a number of years. She lived in two monasteries of the Trappist Order in the US and was also a member of an urban, contemplative monastic community originally founded in Paris, France in 1975. She has lived in France at several monasteries, including Saint Gervais et Protais in Paris, at Mont Saint Michel along the coast of the English Channel and in Canada at a small monastic community in Montreal Quebec. She received a five and a half year monastic/spiritual formation with the Trappists before she made her vows as a monk at Gethsemani Abbey in Trappist  Kentucky. She graduated from the Pontifical College Josephinum with a BA in Philosophy and completed a two year residency in Clinical Pastoral Education with Ohio Health Hospital System in Columbus, Ohio in 2004. She has worked in ministry in the area of pastoral Care in the hospice movement, as a hospital chaplain and in pastoral care of the sick and dying in parish settings.

Buddhist Teaching and Practice
She has lead retreats in both the Vipassana Buddhist Tradition and in the Christian mystical/contemplative Tradition. She has been offering spiritual direction and helping guide people in their spiritual quest for a number of years. She was an avid spiritual seeker throughout her entire time as a contemplative monk and studied deeply in both the Theravadan Buddhist practice of Vipassana, working primarily with Mahathera, the venerable Bhante Henepola Gunaratana (from whom she received a temporary monastic ordination  in 1999-2001) and with several western Vipassana teachers. She studied Zen and  practiced with Soen Sa Nim, the founder of the Providence Zen Center, in a kind of “correspondence course study” via the telephone, with Charlotte “Joko” Beck of the San Diego Zen Center and briefly with several other Zen teachers in both the Rinzai and Soto traditions of Japanese Zen.

A Radical Shift in Perception
In 2010, while in the middle of a Church Service in her monastery in Montreal, Francis suddenly experienced what she has come to call, “a radical perceptual shift in consciousness”, in which she discovered the ever present presence of spacious, pure awareness. She came to see that this awareness is actually the unchanging essence of who she really is and always has been; the Supreme Self, talked about by many sages and saints from many spiritual traditions down through the ages. She also came to see simultaneously, that this vast, infinite sense of presence at the center of her being (and at the center of the being of everyone else on the planet) is actually not at all separate from the presence of God, which she had been looking for during her many years as a monk and spiritual seeker.

Spiritual Teacher
Francis is now living a “new incarnation” as a spiritual teacher. She offers a blend of the Buddhist Traditions she studied, the contemplative Christian mystical tradition which she lived during her many years in monastic life, as well as the Hindu Advaita-Vedanta teaching of Sri Ramana Maharshi, who has had a profound influence on Francis.

She is also interested in offering spiritual accompaniment, encouragement and teaching to the LGBTQI  community in light of her recent coming out as transgender.

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Feb
16
7:30 PM19:30

Making The Leap - Steve Taylor

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Making the Leap: The Journey of Spiritual Awakening

What does it mean to be spiritually awakened? What are the main aspects of spiritual awakening and how can we cultivate them? Poet and spiritual psychologist Steve Taylor will explore some of the themes of his recent books The Calm Center and The Leap. He will describe the main findings from his years of research into spiritual awakening, focusing on qualities such as presence, gratitude, acceptance and letting go of psychological attachments. He will illustrate these qualities with poetic meditations and we will cultivate them with exercises. Steve will also explore the evolutionary aspects of awakening, suggesting that at the moment the human race is undergoing an evolutionary shift.

Steve Taylor PhD is a senior lecturer in psychology at Leeds Beckett University and the author of several best-selling books on spirituality and psychology, including The Fall, Waking From Sleep and The Leap. For the last five years he has been included in Mind, Body, Spirit magazine’s list of the ‘100 most spiritually influential living people.’ Eckhart Tolle has published Steve's last two books and describes his work as 'an important contribution to the shift in consciousness that is happening at this time on our planet.' www.stevenmtaylor.com

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Feb
13
7:30 PM19:30

Heal - The Movie

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Director Kelly Noonan Gores' documentary takes us on a scientific and spiritual journey where we discover that our thoughts, beliefs, and emotions have a huge impact on our health and ability to heal. The latest science reveals that we are not victims of unchangeable genes, nor should we buy into a scary prognosis. The fact is we have more control over our health and life than we have been taught to believe. This film will empower you with a new understanding of the miraculous nature of the human body and the extraordinary healer within us all.

The film will be followed by a discussion and meditation.

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Feb
2
to Feb 4

Vitality Retreat

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Revitalise Your Natural Essence

Dates: 2 - 4th February 2018

This 3-day retreat invites you to unwind in the serene settings of Lisvanagh country estate in Carlow (just over an hours drive from Dublin).

Our intention is to revitalise the body to its natural capacity for healing, learn from its wisdom, align with our true nature and develop greater self-awareness.

Opening the body we open the mind.

Through the body, we will experience space, stillness, e-motion, sensation, vibration and bliss.

This 3-day programme includes:

   •     Healing Yoga: Asana, Pranayama (breath-work), Yoga Nidra (guided relaxation) & Meditation

   •     Somatic Movement

   •     Tension & Trauma Release

   •     Soul-Dance (no dance experience needed)

   •     Dynamic Meditation

   •     Sound & Voice work

   •     Authentic Connection

   •     Visioning, Intention & Manifestation practices

Weekend Events:

You will receive a full timetable of events and scheduled free time on the morning of your arrival but here is a taster of what’s to come!

Friday

You will arrive Friday from 4:30 pm to settle into your private room and enjoy the gardens before a light supper at 6 pm.

Our programme will begin from 7:30 pm with Healing Yoga to help us arrive and anchor.

 Saturday

On Saturday we will begin at 8:30 am with Pranayama and Somatic Movement followed by a silent breakfast and a mindful woodland walk.

Returning to the studio we will explore deep tension release and authentic movement before a nourishing lunch.

After lunch you can experience a multitude of delights as you unwind, curling up on the sofa with a good book by a big log fire in the oak-panelled library, or taking a snooze in the blissful quiet of your bedroom, soaking in a luxurious bath with no time pressure, or sipping tea as you take in expansive views of the pleasure grounds.

The afternoon workshop will revitalise the body and open the mind with sensory practices and dynamic meditation followed by a healing relaxation to rest and integrate the day’s learning.

After dinner, there will be guided Yoga Nidra for all who would like to attend.

 Sunday

Sunday awakens the True You with sound and voice exercises to purify and uplift the energetic and physical body before a hearty breakfast.

Our final session will focus on enhancing personal awareness through Authentic Connection exercises followed by Creative Visioning, Intention & Manifestation practices.

We will enjoy afternoon tea together at 1 pm before departing.

Individual Sessions: Integrated Healing & Reiki

Throughout the weekend, one to one sessions with Laura will be available in a private treatment room separate to the studio.

These sessions enhance the process of the weekend. Individuals receive a personally designed practice to assist them towards their goals. Sessions are 50 euro.

Practical Details

Location-

Lisnavagh House offers the ultimate mix of homeliness and grandeur with several acres of beautiful gardens in private and exclusive surroundings. Situated on the Carlow/Wicklow border about an hour from Dublin, there are striking panoramic views of the Wicklow Hills, Blackstairs Mountains and Mount Leinster beyond the estate’s 600 acres of woods and farmland.

Food for the Soul

With organic ingredients from local suppliers and the Walled Garden at Lisnavagh, vibrant recipes are used to prepare delicious organic dishes.

All meals are served in the dining room, with a large mahogany table and a fireplace that brings a huge sense of warmth. Homemade snacks are also available throughout the weekend, along with a selection of teas and coffee.

Accommodation

Luxury accommodation is provided in the main house where each guest has their own individually styled bedroom, with historic views of the gardens and parkland or beautiful accommodation in the stables courtyard adjacent to the house.

When booking please select your favourite room based on the descriptions below.

Each room has a different pricing and if rooms are shared a 10% discount is available.

Prices below are based on single occupancy.

Prices include luxury accommodation, meals and snacks and full tuition for the retreat programme.

Option 1- Stables Courtyard en-suite room €595 per person

Lisnavagh Stables are for those who want quirky, fun and cosy double bedrooms with an ensuite bathroom. There is a facility for tea & coffee in an adjoining outbuilding known as ‘The Barn’, which is perfect for reading or relaxing.

The Courtyard Stables are situated on site just around the corner from Lisnavagh House. See stables accommodation by clicking here.

Option 2- Main House Rooms: 635 - 695 per person

Lisnavagh House has seven individually styled bedrooms for you to choose from during the retreat, this includes the exclusive and private use of Lisnavagh House and gardens. See bedrooms by clicking here.

You won’t find televisions, radios, or minibars in the Lisnavagh bedrooms. The unique and dramatically different bedrooms are tranquil and calm - ideal for sleeping well.

• Bedrooms include antique 4-poster beds, hand basins and outstanding views

•   Bathrooms include Voya natural products.

Please note that due to the period features of Lisnavagh House some of the bathrooms contain showers and some baths only. Some of the bedrooms are ensuite and some bathrooms are next door or across from the bedroom so as not to spoil the dimensions of the old style bedroom. Bathrobes are provided in each bedroom.

1. Colonels Room (four poster ensuite) €695 per person

2. Oak Room (four poster ensuite) €695 per person

3. Night Nursery (four poster own shower/bathroom) €665 per person

4. Butterfly Room (double own shower/bathroom) €665 per person

5. Yellow Room (twin own shower/bathroom) €665 per person

6. Sasha’s Room (double shared bathroom) €635 per person

7. Day Nursery (twin shared bathroom) €635 per person

Prices below are based on single occupancy and include luxury accommodation, meals and snacks and full tuition for the retreat programme.

Travel Information-

See www.Lisnavagh.com for directions on travel to and from Lisnavagh.   

Participants travelling from abroad- please note this retreat does not include: Flights, travel insurance, additional meals and drinks or any other additional transfers or excursions

Insurance:

If travelling from abroad, please ensure that you are in possession of private travel insurance with protection for the full duration of your holiday in respect of medical expenses, accidents, injury, death, repatriation, theft, cancellation, curtailment etc.

Booking:

Reserve your place through Eventbrite or contact Laura directly at laura@healingyoga.ie or call 087-9633229 if you have any questions.

Early Booking is advised- Places are limited to create an intimate group dynamic and to provide individual attention.

Your booking will only be confirmed with a non-refundable deposit of 300, with full payment required by January 15th, 2018. 

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Jan
25
7:00 PM19:00

An Inspirational Evening with Brian Smyth, John Lonergan and John Spillane

Make the most of your New Year.  Make the most of Your Beautiful Life.  Of every day of it. Discover how to do this in the company of Brian Smyth, John Lonergan and many others and hear it put to music by John Spillane

At this special event we aim to give you:-

  •  A new and deepened awareness, enthusiasm, conviction and excitement around life and around the possibility of making life  every day rich in meaning and fulfillment, irrespective of the circumstances.

  • To leave you feeling challenged, invited, encouraged and inspired to live your life to the full and to do full justice to yourself and to the world of which you are a part.

  •  To give you helpful tools, keys, processes that you can use to make every day special so that everything covered is not simply an aspiration or exhortation but something practical that you can understand and can begin to do now and tomorrow.

  • To achieve this you will experience the feelgood factor in yourself and others wrapped up in an enjoyable experience, a great evening

Brian Smyth - Brian is founding member and Managing Director of Maybe International and has over 20 years of experience helping organisations in different parts of the world to achieve new levels of performance, success and overall well-being. Most of these organisations were large global companies in North and South America, Asia and in different countries across Europe. He is the author of Your Beautiful Life. A Gift.

John Longeran entered the prison service in 1968 and in the years that followed he saw human nature at its worst - and often, unexpectedly, at its best. He developed a deep understanding both of human nature and of Irish society. His description of life in the prison service in his book The Governor,  is not only a gripping revealing, surprising account but gives a unique insight into modern Ireland.

John Spillane is a musician, songwriter, performer, recording artist, storyteller, poet, dreamer – a canvass filled with color and brilliance.  His music transports the listener; his live performance captivates the audience.  In a world filled with strife and upheaval, a time-out with John Spillane is enough to ease the load a bit on anyone lucky enough to bask in his light. The man and his music are pure magic.

 Brian Smyth

Brian Smyth

 John Lonergan

John Lonergan

 John Spillane

John Spillane

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Nov
9
9:30 AM09:30

THIRD ACT CONFERENCE

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Advances in human longevity over the past 100 years have created a whole new third act in our lives, one that is now as potentially different to our second act as our second act was to our first act. Living on average 30 years longer than our great-grandparents, this new gift of time has ‘political, social, economic and personal’ implications that we are only beginning to understand. This one day conference is an inspirational day exploring the impact of longevity

Early Bird price until 31st octboer €179.00

Details and to book http://thethirdactconference.com/

 

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Oct
28
to Oct 30

The Wellbeing Festival

  • Waterford Institute of Technology Arena (map)
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Exhibitor Information :  Elaine Woods Clarke 087 994 3776.  info@thewellbeingfestival.ie

Tickets :  €10 per day (online only special 2 for 1 Saturday 28/10 and weekend ticket €20 (all three days) available through Eventbrite) .  Under 16's go free.  Extensive schedule of meditation, yoga, talks and workshops for both adults and children.

As the nature of Irish wellbeing evolves, a unique collaboration between Mary Sheridan of ‘Mind Body Spirit Dublin’, and Elaine Woods Clarke of ‘Wellbeing with Elaine’ is born. "The Wellbeing Festival" (incorporating Mind Body Spirit Dublin) has emerged from Mary's many years of experience with the Mind Body Spirit Festival and Elaine's extensive corporate and holistic background.

Mary and Elaine are transforming Mind Body Spirit Dublin into a unique Wellbeing Festival with the intention of amplifying the light consciousness, and heart centred nature of Ireland and our planet. This Festival will take Mind Body Spirit Dublin very firmly into this new era of light consciousness and heart centred living and is designed to bring together leading authorities from Ireland and the Globe, to showcase the diversity of natural health, complementary medicine, spiritual healing, and the human potential movement. The current rapid expansion of healing phenomena, requires an event in Ireland that provides a high quality, trustworthy environment for people of all backgrounds to share. We are confident that The Wellbeing Festival will celebrate the wisdom of the Irish people as Global Citizens, in collaboration with representatives of other nations. "Feed Your Mind Body & Spirit".

Website www.thewellbeingfestival.ie

Facebook https://www.facebook.com/MindBodySpiritDublin/

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Oct
25
7:30 PM19:30

An Evening with John Pilger, In Conversation with Denis Halliday

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John Pilger is an Australian journalist, documentary film maker and peace activist. He began his film career in British television in 1970, starting with the ITV current affairs series 'World in Action'. His first documentary, 'The Quiet Mutiny', is credited with disclosing to a worldwide audience the internal disintegration of the US army in Vietnam. Four decades on, he is still making challenging films for ITV and cinema. His films have won Academy Awards in Britain and the United States. His latest film, The Coming War on China, has been highly acclaimed.  In 2001 he was awarded the prestigious Sophie Prize for 30 years of exposing injustice and promoting human rights. In 2009 he was awarded the Sydney Peace Prize.  

He will be joined this evening by Denis Halliday, the United Nations Humanitarian Coordinator in Iraq from 1 September 1997 until 1998. In 2003 Halliday was presented with the Gandhi International Peace Award in recognition of his work drawing attention to the plight of Iraqis.

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Sep
29
to Oct 1

Dr Joe Dispenza Progressive Workshop

Dr. Joe Dispenza’s world famous Progressive Workshop is finally coming to Ireland! Dr. Joe shot to fame following his Hay House title ‘Breaking the Habit of Being yourself’ and his follow up ‘You Are the Placebo’. The Progressive Workshops follow on from his work offering you a break from your everyday life and learn his methods to achieve the miraculous! Click Here to Learn More http://eu.tcche.org/event/progressiveworkshopdublin2017/

Price:

255 € early bird

300 € full price

http://eu.tcche.org/event/progressiveworkshopdublin2017/

Schedule

Friday 29th September  18:00-19:00 -Registration

19:00-21:00 - Workshop

Saturday 30th September - 09:00-18:00 - Workshop

Sunday 1st October - 08:30-18:00 - Workshop

 

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Sep
22
7:30 PM19:30

Deva Premal & Miten, An Evening of Bliss, Mantra and Songs

Having sold out all of their London shows for the past 5 years, we are incredibly excited to announce Deva Premal, Miten and Manose will be coming to Dublin in September 2017.

"Our objective is to be open to the Goddess of music - to be true to ourselves, as musicians, as 'teachers;' as partners, and ultimately, as individuals - fellow travelers. We accomplish this by not 'trying' to accomplish anything. We take very little credit for what is happening around our so-called success (we have sold over a million albums now!) - we see our selves as messengers of a 5,000 year old tradition...so, our part in the process is simply to show up and chant."

'...pure magic...' Eckhart Tolle

'...passionate and powerful...' Anthony Robbins

'...beautiful, beautiful music...!' HH Dalai Lama

"...my favourite album for Yoga..." Cher

 

TO BOOK http://bit.ly/2laWP8O

 

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Sep
10
2:00 PM14:00

Kim Eng - Presence Through Movement Workshop

Our bodies are more than just a physical form; they can also be a portal into a new way of being in the world. Join Kim Eng, life partner and associate of Eckhart Tolle, to explore this new way of being and learn how to bring inner stillness into your life.

In Presence Through Movement, Kim Eng facilitates an awakening through the body and guides us in a harmonious synthesis of action and stillness. Using the ancient modalities of yin yoga, qigong, and tai chi, Kim weaves these three practices into a presence-infused flow, which helps to restore balance to your physical and energy body. This movement practice gives us an opportunity to observe, inquire, integrate, and release the old emotional wounds that Eckhart calls the "pain body".

Suitable for most ages and physical fitness levels, these movement practices stimulate and activate the body’s energy channels, clear energy blockages (including the pain body), and increase overall well- being and vitality. Through instruction, meditation, and movement, we access and learn to sustain presence in our everyday lives.

Prior experience with yoga, tai chi, or other body-based spiritual practices is helpful, but not required.
Please wear loose comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat and cushion.

 ABOUT KIM

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Sep
9
7:00 PM19:00

Eckhart Tolle Talk - SOLD OUT

Globally renowned spiritual teacher Eckhart Tolle will be in Dublin for this special event. His profound yet simple teachings have already helped countless people throughout the world find inner peace and greater fulfillment in their lives. At the core of the teachings lies the transformation of consciousness, a spiritual awakening that he sees as the next step in human evolution.

Eckhart is the author of ‘The Power of Now’ and ‘A New Earth’,  'Stillness Speaks' and many other books and CDs

Eckhart Tolle Deepening Presence retreat in Norway 21-24 September 2017  CLICK HERE

 

 

ABOUT ECKHART

Ekhart Tolle is a spiritual teacher and author who was born in Germany and educated at the Universities of London and Cambridge.

At the age of 29, a profound inner transformation radically changed the course of his life. The next few years were devoted to understanding, integrating and deepening that transformation, which marked the beginning of an intense inward journey. Later, he began to work in London with individuals and small groups as a counsellor and spiritual teacher.

Since 1995 he has lived in Vancouver, Canada. Eckhart Tolle is the author of the #1 New York Times bestseller The Power of Now (translated into 33 languages) and the highly acclaimed follow-up A New Earth, which are widely regarded as two of the most influential spiritual books of our time.

Eckhart’s profound yet simple teachings have already helped countless people throughout the world find inner peace and greater fulfillment in their lives. At the core of the teachings lies the transformation of consciousness, a spiritual awakening that he sees as the next step in human evolution. An essential aspect of this awakening consists in transcending our ego-based state of consciousness. This is a prerequisite not only for personal happiness but also for the ending of violence on our planet.

There are limited tickets available on this site, the remainder are being sold by Ticketmaster. 

Telephone Bookings:

0818 719 300 Republic of Ireland.  

0870 243 4455 Northern Ireland Customers  

00353 1 456 9569 International Customers

Open 8am - 8 pm Monday to Friday.  Open 8am - 6pm Saturday and Sunday

SOLD OUT

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Jul
20
7:00 PM19:00

How To Be Your Very Best Self

Personal and professional success is just steps away—and easier to achieve than you may think. Internationally renowned high-performance coach, author, pharmacist and entrepreneur Attracta Burke shares her formula for self-awareness, confidence, and accomplishment.

Within all of us lurks the potential to heighten confidence and achieve the success we crave. Author Attracta Burke, founder of the Coaching Equation, knows this firsthand—and she’s here to share with you her extensive knowledge and experience.Burke reveals her proven formula, which outlines simple methods to help you define what you want in life and pursue its accomplishment. She shares the same tips and techniques for success she employs in her high-performance coaching of entrepreneurs, business professionals, decision makers, and industry teams Whether you are seeking positive growth in your personal life or reaching for specific goals in your business or profession, this interactive talk based on her book The Formula: How to be your very best self will help you break through whatever barriers may be holding you back from being the very best you can be thus reaping your well-deserved rewards.

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Jun
18
10:00 AM10:00

Attuning to Full Potential 1

 Dr Alweena Awan

Dr Alweena Awan

A  simple, safe and effective way of energetically helping yourself, family and friends:

  • Learn how to let go and  regain balance;
  •  Learn the art of muscle testing to access underlying stress;
  •  Clear old programmes, memories and stresses that are blocking your progress;
  •  Reconnect with your essential nature and raise your vibrational level.
  • This is a unique system where you can become your own therapist. It empowers you to work on yourself simply and effectively. Attuning to Full Potential gives you tools that help you release your past so that you can live your present life by seeing your traits, patterns and repeats.  

We are full of potential but all sorts of distractions, blockages, sabotages, interferences and resistances hinder us from connecting to our essential nature.

The vibrational AFP icons give access to your body’s files, like a menu, to release blockages and find a new state of balance and attuning to your full potential (AFP). They will help you to connect to joy, centring, connecting to your heart, hydrating your soul and reconnecting with the original intention of your higher self. Learn how to use this simple system to regain balance and harmony via Kinesiology to help yourself and others

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Jun
4
10:30 AM10:30

Ask Your Guides - Sonia Choquette

Sonia Choquette is a celebrated worldwide author, spiritual teahcer, six-sensory consultant and transformational visionary guide and this is her first visit to Ireland in 14 years. An enchanting storyteller, Sonia is known for her delightful humour and adept skill in quickly shifting people out of psychological and spiritual difficulties and into a healthier energy flow. She is the author of 24 internationally best selling books on intuitive awakening, personal and creative growth, and the transformational leadership capabilities that reside within, most notably with the New York Times bestseller The Answer is Simple.

This fascinating and inspirational one day workshop with Sonia provides all the information you need to help you connect with your spirit guides so that you can enjoy all the love, abundance, and joy you are entitled to.

We are all spiritual beings with a spiritual support system on the other side.

During this day you will learn:

  • How to recognise guides
  • How to notice the different signature of guides
  • How to create a more accepting space, within yourself, to feel your guides.

Find out more and book your place at www.positivelivingnetwork.com

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May
27
to May 28

Empowering Escape for the Mind, Body and Soul

 

Invigorate yourself by taking some time out to invest in you! Our seaside courses provide rest, reflection & rejuvenation. You will learn and experience easy, straightforward approaches, which will empower all aspects of you- Mind, Body & Soul- for deeper, more lasting, positive changes.

Course Workshops including Two Course Lunches:

€165 per person

Secure your place by paying €65 deposit today

MIND- Learn how to get your mind working for you rather than against you. By examining the attitudes and mindsets that produce success & happiness in life, and analysing how the mind works; you will learn how to truly impact your behaviour, your experiences and what you attract into your life. With this empowering knowledge, you will understand how to effectively influence your body, feed your soul and overall, become a much more positive you!

BODY- Learn simple but powerful tips in nutrition which will improve your daily lifestyle to get the best out of your body. By discoverng the small changes that can have big impacts, you will gain a more thorough understanding about what works best for you in order to boost your energy and overall wellbeing. Get active by enjoying fun, motivating fitness classes, to suit all levels, which will invigorate not only the body but the mind and soul as well.

SOUL- Learn how to find meaning, purpose and passion in life by answering questions from a deeper place of consciousness. Define your goals and dreams by considering the 7 important areas in your life- personal goals, relationships, health / body, career / education, recreation, financial and contribution. Experience meditation and the benefits of mindfulness in order to develop the art of mindful living so that you can begin to bring these practices into your busy day to day lives. By doing this, you will understand how to rebalance your life and focus on the importance of the mind, body and soul connection.

“It was the key that unlocked the lock for me” - Therese

“The speakers were knowledgeable, insightful & engaging. I didn’t see the time passing as I was so engrossed throughout” - Kay

“I am now full of inspiration to go off & make some positive changes to my life.” - Yvonne

Join Clair Swinburne (Author & Master Practitioner of Neuro Linguistic Programming)

Shelley Atkins (Fitness & Nutrition Teacher) and

Lisa Hamilton (Life Coach & Meditation / Mindfulness Practitioner)

for the ultimate weekend for the senses.

 

 Visit for more details / to book:

 

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May
4
7:00 PM19:00

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EVENT CANCELLED

Angela’s passion for discovering how to attain the “Divine Design” in one’s life has been a driving force for her since childhood. Angela, a Board Certified Naturopath, registered Holistic Health Practitioner and Energy Kinesiologist, has taught and lectured internationally. She developed a program known as Polarity Reflex Analysis and Nutritional Assessment (P.R.A.N.A,) and in 2000 was the guest speaker at the Medical Breast Cancer Conference in Grado, Italy, representing the alternative health care field. As a clinician for over three and a half decades, Angela brings to the teaching and lecture circuit all of the skills that actually work on clients in a clinical setting, as opposed to theoretical solutions that may or may not be effective. Angela counsels her clients that they are already whole, complete and perfect and are designed to be happy, healthy and prosperous.

 

The Karmic Cleansing System

We have been going about healing ourselves all wrong!  We have been spending our time identifying and attacking the disease, detoxing the disease or changing lifestyles, and we still have the same problems, only more of them.  My patients inspired the Karmic Cleansing System, through the discovery of the belief they were victims to their bodies instead of having dominion over it.  I discovered this belief was not a personal belief, but a collective belief.  This occurred because of imprinted patterned karmic thinking they inherited either through DNA, or past experiences from another time, or from early childhood. They did not choose these beliefs they just had them!

Learn how to identify how Karmic imprinted beliefs affect your health and vitality.  The mind is divided into two: higher mind and lower mind.

               •             Lower-mind frequencies are focused on survival – fear-based                                                 thinking.

               •             Higher-mind frequencies are focused on spirit – love-based thinking.

When you clean and release the lower mind karmic imprint frequencies, the mind becomes free to integrate and align with higher-mind energies so that optimal health is enjoyed at any age.  

Join us for a couple of hours of fun, discovery and enlightenment about how the frequency of the state of your health, is dictated by the frequency that you are vibrating at in your consciousness.  The frequency of your consciousness is dictated by your lower mind or your higher mind.  Enjoy the process of learning about your Real self, your Higher self. 

Further information call Rosaleen 086 8188123 or email Rosaleen Kelly rosaleenkelly1@gmail.com

 Cost €10 per person.

Pay on Door. 

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Feb
12
9:30 AM09:30

Ho'oponopono Harmonising Circles - Dr Alweena Awan

Ho’oponopono Harmonising Circles Introduction Workshop

Do you want to be the change in 2017 and not just talk about it?

Do you want to be all that you can be and release the blocks?

Do you want to be in alignment with your purpose?

Do you want to be the best you can be?

BENEFITS OF THE CIRCLE PRACTICE


- Clarity of thought
- A feeling of relief
- Ability to take decisions that move you forward with ease



WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:


- You learn the theory of Law of attraction and why it doesn't work all of the time.
- You learn the theory of Ho'oponopono and the simplicity of how it works.
- You learn ways of connecting to your ‘wants’ (heart) and not your ‘shoulds’ (mind) without guilt and blame
- You leave with a simple set of life tools that allow you to start living in an abundant and joyful way



 Ho'oponopono is taught in a circle context where the effect is amplified and most profoundly affects the subconscious where all our issues are stored. In the circle, you will learn how to practice by yourself to help 'clear' difficult issues.

The circle helps to create a vortex of energy, in an amplified container which can cause huge shifts and transformations. The Harmonising Circle is about moving away from old patterns of resistance by clearing the memories that are holding you back via and moving to a new point of attraction - a vortex of creation. The circles help you to practice staying present, congruent, connected and heart centred heart. You feel a deeper presence, connectedness and clarity and learn to take notes when your heart speaks.It's about raising your vibrational state so that you experience joy, more and more often. It's about becoming 'Peace of I' and moving from chatter to focused creating.

DrAlweena's experience as an academic, combined with her in depth learning and development of energetic medicinal practices make her a unique figure in this field. She has successfully treated hundreds of clients with issues, ranging from the physical to the mental/emotional and spiritual.

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Feb
7
to Feb 11

The Third Act Transition Programme

 

  •  Are you in transition or contemplating a transition?
  • Are you or others in your organisation retiring soon?
  • Have you realised that you are not retiring but are transitioning?  

Following our successful Third Act Transition Programme in 2016, our first 2017 programme starts on Tuesday 7th February.
 

The Third Act  - The traditional arc of our lives, growing up, adulthood, retirement/old age has been completely altered by human longevity. We are now living 25-30 years longer than our great-grandparents, the equivalent of a whole new Third Act in our lives. If you are 60 years old, you have a 50% chance of living until you are 90. Read more… 

Why A Transition Programme? Because when you come to the end of your second act you are on your own. Society mistakenly assumes you are retiring, checking out, when really you are just transitioning, moving on, to a whole new stage of life that could last 25-30 years.    
An Eight Step Programme - Like signposts on a journey, the eight steps guide your through your transition. This starts with a realisation that The Third Act is real and finishes with an appreciation of what YOUR Third Act is about. In between are the highs and lows, the trials and errors, of any transition. 

Is This For You?  The concept may resonate with you but then another voice says, "I'll look at that later, when I've time". Realising the change has occurred (human longevity), a part of us knows that we need to change as well. Another part, often the more dominant part, wants to stay the same. The attached questionnaire may help you to decide if this programme is for you. Read here...

FacilitatorThis programme is facilitated by Dr. Edward Kelly, founder of The Third Act organisation. Other Third Act Transition Programme facilitators are also available.  Read more ....

Fee: e495 email Dr Edward Kelly to apply edward@thethirdact.ie

 

 

 

  

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Dec
3
10:00 AM10:00

Living In Grace - Stewart Pearce

This is an exciting adventure into your Soul’s Core, to comprehend the challenges of our
current socio-political predicament from the heart’s perspective, seeing all as a representation of our own personal values.  is inspirational work is designed to develop our spiritual intelligence, to connect us with the abundance of the Source, recognising that any challenging situation is a powerful call to healing creating a ladder to heaven, so as to receive grace from the Angels as Divine Beings.
• how to read our present social condition as a manifestation that desires the promise of future healing
• how to reveal your own innate extraordinary ability, for deep self-healing, and the elevation to powerful states of intuitive ability
• how to tap into your heart’s wisdom for profound decision-making
• how to identify limiting beliefs, and then change them so that you may be regenerated and sanctifed into divine grace
• how to tune your brain and heart to super-coherence so that any trial may be endured, using powerful Sonic Meditations
• how grace can bring us to individual reckoning, reminding us of the excellence of our Divine origins
• how the Angels are carriers of Divine Grace dispensing a force that supersedes any challenge

 FEE: €100
TO BOOK: please contact Regina at
regina.nidinn@gmail.com or call 0876592880

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Oct
12
7:30 PM19:30

The New Consciousness Children

Children seem to be coming into this world in a more evolved and heightened state of awareness.. Before they have been exposed to all of our incongruities and limitations, they are a immense source of wisdom and inspiration.

A mum told me of her little boy who looked at his new born sister and said “quick, tell me before you forget”.

These children are connected, congruent, coherent , present and authentic .They state precisely what they know to be true for them. They speak from a place of certainty and authenticity about something that they genuinely feel, and then, most frequently, simply are present. Love, light, and compassion are the dominant themes of their inner remembering. They need to feels safe and nurtured so they can to speak of their own unique inner knowing about the world beyond this physical domain. In order to do so they need to feel safe and in control of their bodies via being Physically Literate.

 Yet these children seem to be misunderstood, constantly labelled, struggling in the education system and emotionally.

This seminar is about the following:

  • What are they like ?
  • What is the role of these children?
  • How do we best support and nurture them ?
  • Why Physical Literacy is important?
  • How is Physical Literacy hindered?
  • What kind of education do they need?
  • and the way forward!

This information will be of value to teachers, educators, parents, grandparents, aunts and uncles and anyone linked children.

Dr Alweena Awan received her Doctorate in “Raising Children's Learning and Performance in Schools”, in 2008. She is the Founder of The Child Centre Method - Learning and Behaviour Program®. She is also the originator of CHILD, which is the Centre for Holistic Improvement in Learning and Development, which she created in 2004.
Her knowledge and application of learning and behavioural improvement methodologies for children is unique. She is a published author on the subject of using holistic methods to help children learn . Specifically, she holds the greatest expertise in the identification and rehabilitation of retained reflexes and Physical Literacy. 

Dr Awan has  trained teachers, chiropractors, health care professionals, therapists and parents in her methods, and in the process has helped children to overcome a variety of challenges and to live more fulfilling lives. The Child Centre Method has been used in schools in the UK , Ireland, Brazil and Malaysia. 

Her experience as an academic, combined with her in depth learning and development of energetic medicinal practices make Alweena a unique figure in this field. She has successfully treated hundreds of clients with issues ranging from the physical, to the mental / emotional and spiritual.

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Sep
24
9:30 AM09:30

Tony Buzan - Mind Mapping & Memory Techniques

'Your brain is like a sleeping giant.' - Tony Buzan

Tony Buzan is the world-renowned inventor of Mind Mapping and expert on the brain, memory, speed reading, creativity and innovation. He has been named as one of the world’s top 5 speakers by Forbes magazine.

Through over 40 years of research into the workings of the brain, Tony Buzan is dedicating his life to developing and refining techniques to help individuals think better and more creatively, and reach their full potential. He has awakened the brains of millions worldwide.

Described as “one of the most influential leaders in the field of thinking creatively”, Tony utilises his accredited training courses to build a network of highly specialised experts in creative thinking, memory and speed reading techniques. Tony Buzan imparts his knowledge and expertise on the three ThinkBuzan Licensed Instructor courses in Mind MappingMemory and Speed Reading, which he both leads and accredits. The ThinkBuzan accredited training courses bring practical skills to delegates all over the world including individuals from FTSE multinational corporations, leading global universities and Government departments.

Tony Buzan is a person who has dedicated his life for a cause. A cause that benefits the human race, and makes their lives a lot easier. Golf Conoisseur Magazine

Very interesting and thought provoking. Mark Atkins, Royal Bank of Scotland

Inspirational! A privilege to hear and I will be using the techniques. Amazing. Jess Powell, Business Analyst.

The seminar will take place in the Edmund Burke Theatre, Trinity College Conference Centre. Enter Trinity via Nassau Street entrance.   

PAY ON DOOR POSSIBLE - €45/€25 concessions

ONLINE BOOKING NOW CLOSED

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Aug
28
10:30 AM10:30

Lorna Byrne & Mike Dooley, Using All Your Angels


Join Lorna Byrne and Mike Dooley for a Day Long Event

Join international, bestselling author of Angels In My Hair and peace ambassador, Lorna Byrne, and NY Times bestselling author, Mike Dooley, for a day long event on how to live better with faith and understanding using your spiritual powers. The day will include Lorna Byrne and Mike Dooley in discussion, along with audience participation through Questions & Answers. Topics vary from the angels in your life, your relationship with the angels, and what their purpose is to following your heart and living your dreams while maximising and starting relationships in your life, understanding money and using it positively and bouncing back from setbacks in your life, including dealing with death. 

At this very special workshop you will learn:

  • How to use your Guardian Angel, the greatest gift of all.
  • How to use other Angels (there are many different kinds) to make your life easier and happier.
  • How your Angels can be used to support you in the adventure of life and living to the fullest.

Lorna Byrne's website CLICK HERE

Further information about Mike Dooley

Online Booking Closed, Pay on Door possible - Registration opens at 9.45 am

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Jun
25
to Jun 26

An Empowering Escape for the Mind Body & Soul

  Enjoy a rejuvenating break and learn empowering practices that will inspire clear, simple, positive changes in your life.

 Reinvigorate yourself at Seafield Hotel, Ballymoney, the 4* beach side hotel & award winning spa. Learn & experience easy, straightforward approaches, which will empower all aspects of you- Mind, Body & Soul- for deeper more lasting positive changes.

 MIND- Learn how to get your mind working for you rather than against you. By examining the attitudes and mindsets that produce success & happiness in life, and analysing how the mind works; you will learn how to truly impact your behaviour, your experiences and what you attract into your life. With this empowering knowledge, you will understand how to effectively influence your body, feed your soul and overall, become a much more positive you!

 BODY- Learn simple but powerful tips in nutrition which will improve your daily lifestyle to get the best out of your body. By discoverng the small changes that can have big impacts, you will gain a more thorough understanding about what works best for you in order to boost your energy and overall wellbeing. Get active by enjoying fun, motivating fitness classes, to suit all levels, which will invigorate not only the body but the mind and soul as well.

 SOUL- Learn how to find meaning, purpose and passion in life by answering questions from a deeper place of consciousness. Define your goals and dreams by considering the 7 important areas in your life- personal goals, relationships, health / body, career / education, recreation, financial and contribution. Experience meditation and the benefits of mindfulness in order to develop the art of mindful living so that you can begin to bring these practices into your busy day to day lives. By doing this, you will understand how to rebalance your life and focus on the importance of the mind, body and soul connection.

 Join Clair Swinburne (Master Practitioner of Neuro Linguistic Programming) Shelley Atkins (Fitness & Nutrition Teacher) and Lisa Hamilton (Life Coach) for the ultimate weekend for the senses.

 Course Workshops on Sat & Sun

and Two Course Lunches each day €165 per person

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Jun
9
7:30 PM19:30

Film Screening of Awake, The Life of Yogananda

€10.00 pay on door

AWAKE: The Life of Yogananda is an unconventional biography about the Hindu Swami who brought yoga and meditation to the West in the 1920s. Paramahansa Yogananda authored the spiritual classic “Autobiography of a Yogi,” which has sold millions of copies worldwide and is a go-to book for seekers, philosophers and yoga enthusiasts today. (Apparently, it was the only book that Steve Jobs had on his iPad.) By personalizing his own quest for enlightenment and sharing his struggles along the path, Yogananda made ancient Vedic teachings accessible to a modern audience, attracting many followers and inspiring the millions who practice yoga today.

Filmed over three years with the participation of 30 countries around the world, the documentary examines the world of yoga, modern and ancient, east and west and explores why millions today have turned their attention inwards, bucking the limitations of the material world in pursuit of self-realization.

Archival material from the life of Yogananda (who died in 1952) creates a spine for the narrative, but the film stretches the dimensions of a standard biography. The footage includes stylized interviews, metaphoric imagery and recreations, taking us from holy pilgrimages in India to Harvard’s Divinity School and its cutting-edge physics labs, from the Center for Science and Spirituality at the University of Pennsylvania to the Chopra Center in Carlsbad, California. By evoking the journey of the soul as it pushes its way through the oppression of the human ego and delusion of the material world, the film creates an experiential immersion into the unseen realms. AWAKE is ultimately the story of humanity itself: the universal struggle of all beings to free themselves from suffering and to seek lasting happiness.

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May
25
9:30 AM09:30

Terri Daniel: Dublin Workshop. EVENT CANCELLED

 

Grief As A Mystical Journey: Sacred Practices for Turning Loss Into Love

'Terri Daniel is an interfaith minister, clinical chaplain and certified thanatologist who assists dying and grieving individuals to discover a more spiritually spacious understanding of death and beyond.' Alternatives, St James Church, London

If you are mourning the death of a loved one or a loss of any kind (including divorce, job loss, pet loss or any major transformational shift), please join us for a day of experiential processes and sacred rituals for navigating the grief journeyThis workshop is designed to help grievers find deeper healing by moving toward internal transformation rather than focusing on external events. We do this through guided meditation and gentle body work, along with ritual and ceremony, which gives form to the formless and converts unseen healing energies into practical tools. This extraordinary event will help you transmute trauma and grief into new forms of love, acceptance and spiritual awareness, and  you will learn to:

  •  Accept and embrace impermanence
  • Work with the natural ebb and flow of human experience 
  • Find gratitude and grace in life again
  • Understand loss, pain, contraction and expansion
  • Develop tools for re-opening a wounded heart
  • Create healing rituals to honor the grief journey
  • Move from the contracted energy of grief to spiritual spaciousnes

 

 

 

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May
19
7:30 PM19:30

Burgundy vs Bordeaux Debate

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Among wine lovers, there is no greater divide than that between Burgundy and Bordeaux. These are the world’s most celebrated wine regions, different places producing different styles of wine. What separates them and why the great rivalry?

Jancis Robinson MW - Making the Case for Burgundy

Award-winning wine critic whose books Vines, Grapes and Wine (1986), the hugely successful Oxford Companion to Wine (1994, 1999, 2006) and Wine Grapes (2012) are landmarks in wine literature. She and Hugh Johnson co-author The World Atlas of Wine which is now in its seventh edition. Jancis is the Financial Times wine correspondent and her award-winning website has subscribers in more than 150 countries. Jancis was the first person outside the wine trade to qualify as a Master of Wine in 1984.

John Wilson – Making the Case for Bordeaux

John left college with a degree in History, and very little idea of what to do next. After a few years travelling the world, he joined the wine business, where he spent the next fifteen years. He has worked buying and selling wine at all levels of the trade in both the U.K. and Ireland. In 2001 he escaped, and embarked on a career in journalism. He is has written two editions of Wilson On Wine,  ‘101 Great Wines Under €10’ and edited four editions of ‘The Wine Guide’. He has contributed to various magazines, appeared on television, and has worked on local radio. He works as a consultant, and is wine correspondent for The Irish Times. Most of all, he likes a glass of decent wine.

Lynne Coyle MW - Chair

Lynne Coyle is one of only 340 Master Of Wines in the world and the only female Master of Wine in the republic, she is also Head Of Wine Buying for O’Briens Wines. Born and raised in Scotland, she graduated initially in hotel management and has worked in the Food and Drinks industry for over twenty-five years. She soon developed her passion for wine and gained wine industry experience before becoming a wine buyer in 1995.  A member of The Champagne Academy, she has consulted for wineries in Chile, Spain and Italy, judged at international wine competitions and lectures on wine.  

Tickets €35.00 include a glass of Burgundy and a glass of Bordeaux. 

Group and phone bookings call 01 287 5524

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May
18
to May 22

Dante, Florence & The Enneagram

 Florence

Florence

FULLY BOOKED.  Come and join us as we explore the spiritual journey as illustrated through the Enneagram and Dante’s timeless literary masterpiece, “The Divine Comedy” in Florence, Italy, Dante’s birthplace, the city that gave birth to the Renaissance, sometimes referred to as “the Athens of the Middle Ages”.

Link: http://www.enneagram.ie/events/dante-florence-and-the-enneagram-18-22-may-2016/

Over four days in the centre of historic Florence we’ll journey through the nine circles of the Inferno, the seven terraces of Purgatory, and the nine spheres of Paradise as Dante shows us the path toward personal and spiritual growth in his timeless literary masterpiece.

This in-depth exploration of the Enneagram through the work of Dante and his remarkable poem will take the form of lectures, group discussion and experiential work.    There will also be a guided tours of places associated with Dante’s life and the action of the Comedy such as Santa Croce, and we will visit Casa di Dante -Dante’s house in Florence.

Knowledge of the Enneagram and your own type is a requirement. (An introductory course to the Enneagram will be held in Dublin on Sat. October 31st from 10.00am-5.30pm)

Accommodation will be provided at the Suor Oblate convent, a simple town villa which expands behind a typically simple Florentine entrance, presenting grand spaces, over several floors with good sized rooms and common areas all beautifully maintained with antique furnishing, peaceful guest spaces & a beautiful Italian renaissance garden. It’s a great location in the heart of this famous Italian city with lots of restaurants nearby which offer food to suit all palates.

Fees: Early Bird until Feb 15th, 2016: €755.00 single; €795.00 pp double, thereafter €855.00 & €895.00.

Residing off site: €525.00 (limited places, includes everything other than Bed & Breakfast).

Price includes 4 nights B&B accommodation in the historic centre of Florence, all tours, presentations and two evening meals.  Note: there’s an evening ‘curfew’ in the convent of 11.30pm.

Non-residential, including tours and evening meals as described above: €525.00. We can suggest accommodation nearby.

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May
8
2:00 PM14:00

Mas Sajady DUBLIN - Change Your Life in 10 Minutes or Less

 Mas Sajady

Mas Sajady

Change Your Life in 10 Minutes or Less

Through two Near Death Experiences, Mas was given extraordinary intuitive and healing abilities... And a mission to serve - to be in service of Pure Source by awakening you to your true power within!

At the risk of being accused of ‘Playing God’ Mas has the ‘admin privileges’ to access your frequency blueprint and reprogram it to help you achieve rapid and tangible results in all areas of your life - physical, spiritual, financial, generational, relationships etc….

 There is no ‘Chance Meeting’. If something is stirring within you then come meet Mas and discover the truth about …. YOU!

The Seminar includes a lecture and guided meditation. Mas will offer Group Healings after the talk from 4.30-6.30pm. These are charged at e100 per head, if you are interested in this session please let the organiser know when you arrive and bring cash with you.

About the speaker, Mas Sajady

After his second Near Death Experience, Mas Sajady was gifted with intuitive and healing abilities so remarkably potent that he was soon likened to some of the most significant healers in history.

From these NDEs Mas brought back a divine wisdom and the ability to see and alter frequencies in people - frequencies that have been holding us back from our true potential.  Mas works on the core frequency level to help redesign and reprogram your blueprint, materializing fast and tangible results, and helping you manifest Abundance in all areas of your life.

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