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22nd-25th of July 2010

KULACELEBRATION

Medtate every day Meet people without fear and play Baba Hari Das

German Acro Yoga Gathering Celebrating family - BUDDHAYA DHAMMAYA SANGAYA Kula is Sanskrit and means familiy, home or extended family. AcroYoga blends the spiritual wisdom of yoga, the loving kindness of Thai massage, and the dynamic power of Acrobatics. These three ancient lineages form this practice that cultivates trust, connection and playfulness. There are 7 main elements that make up the practice: circle ceremony, asana, partner flow, Thai massage, therapeutic flying, inversions & spotting, and partner acrobatics. Our highest aim is to bring individuals into a state of union with themselves, with each other, and with the divine. From this place of mutual support the true self can be realized, celebrated and shared for the benefit of all. There are a few Kulas known in the world, which have a ceremonial exchange system. Inspired by these

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Kulas, as they are in East Maui for example, or in the Czech republic, we want to have such a ceremonial exchange in the beautiful and most sunny part of Germany in the very south, in the wine street. In the traditional Kula exchange of the Kula ring which consists of 18 island communities in the Milne Bay Province of Papua New Guinea participants travel at times hundreds of miles by canoe on order to exchange Kula valuables which consist of shelldisc necklaces (veigun) that are traded to the north (circling the ring counterclockwise direction) and shell armbands (circling clockwise). When the traditional Kula exchanges valueables such as „non-use“ items, we would like to exchange life, healing, wisdom, Metta. Energy and Techniques for your own use and the world around you. To create a more

healthy, more open, more loving environment for yourself and the world. Just like the traditional Kula, where valuables never remain for long in the hands of recipients, where they must be passed on within a certain amount of time, thus constantly circling around the ring, we want to pass on our valuables, which are the experience and wisdom we gathered in our own lives and have them cicling around the ring of our created Kula. We want to invite you to come and join the Kula, family, home... to extend the family. Come and be what you are, share, meditate, meet people without fear AND PLAY!!!


KULACELEBRATION 22nd-25th of july 2010

LOCATION

„By allowing ourselves to enter into a state of receptivity, we can be open to hearing, feeling and sensing the presence of God coming through another“

Find us in a beautiful house in the country side of south germany close to Heidelberg. We‘ll have a hall with 200sqm which is high enough for 2 highs and big enough to have lot‘s of fun playing with Yoga, Acrobatics, Thaimassage and other healing techniques. You‘ll find a 40sqm rooftop to hang out and have food and enjoy the sun. Address and travel information you find below!

Joyce Vissell

SCHEDULE 7:30 - 11.00 Medtation, Pranayama, Yoga, Acro Yoga. 11:30 - 15:00 Brunch cleaning up and chill time 15:00 - 19:00 Acrobatics and or Bodywork and therapeutics in the afternoon 19:15 - 20:30 Dinner and cleaning up 20:30 Chanting, dance, Bodywork, Playtime

ACCOMMODATION Lot‘s of possibilities for your stay: there will be space for sleeping in tents, as well as close by guest houses are available (ask for prices and locations). You can choose sleeping mats in the hall, on the rooftop, in the garden. You have Sauna optional for 7€ and showers in the close by swimming pool

FOOD There will be 2 vegan, gluten free,

„By allowing ourselves to enter into a state of receptivity, we can be open to hearing, feeling and sensing the presence of God coming through another“ Joyce Vissell

light and Metta charged meals served per day It‘s all local fresh food, lot's to be picked in the garden ;).

SATURDAY‘S SPECIAL Open AcroYoga and healing day: 14:00-18:00 Presentations and healing treatments for little price (10€) (Thaimassage, Flying, Moxa, Acupuncture).

18:00-20:00 local and international specialties Buffet: Flammkuchen (special german/french pizzalike deliciousness), Pizza, Indian Food, Salads, cakes... deliciousness... 20:30 Buti life in concert (Sitar, Tablas etc.), open music jam... open end!!!

BRING Sleeping bag, Yoga mat, pillow, tent if you choose to camp, lot‘s of positive energy... if you have none, you‘ll get some, we have lot‘s of it here for you :)))

PRICES 220€ All inclusive (Food, program, camping space) 65€ day pass (Food and program)

„We‘re never so vulnerable than when we trust someone - but paradoxically, if cannot trust, neither we find love or joy“ Walter Anderson

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Humble yourself to receive, befor you can truly give Native Americen Saying

KULACELEBRATION Am Kleinwald 28a 76863 Herxheim Germany Travel information: Fly into: Karlsruhe Baden, Frankfurt, Frankfurt Hahn (Ryan air) Train: Karlsruhe/Kandel Car: Use Navigation System ;)

Payment goes to Julia M端ller Am Kleinwald 28a 76863 Herxheim Accountnumber: 49689 Bank Code: 548 623 90 BIC: GENODE61HXH IBAN: DE 1454 86239 000000 49689

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