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Cacao Ceremony – Grief, Joy & Praise in Community

May 19, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

$20.00 – $30.00

Hello everyone, it is beautiful to see so many of you signing up for what is to be the last Cacao Ceremony at Aurora Healing Arts.

Centered around grief and praise, this is an opportunity for us to really “go for it,” to hold back, to not hold on, to not let fear get in the way of fully feeling and being, all that we are.

This includes feelings of loss, sadness, grief, pain, trauma, and more feelings we may often unconsciously push to the side with a feeling of, “not now,” or “I don’t want to experience that,” or “I can’t do it alone,” “I want to be over this,” “I don’t know how to feel that, I feel blocked” and so much more…

It may also include the feelings of relief, joy, clarity, creation, and more, that come when we give ourselves these judgement-free moments to just let it all come out, however it looks and feels.

You may sense there is something to heal here, or simply want to come and be a part of holding space for a community grief ceremony. Whatever that is for you, I invite you to come out and join us.

We will also have the guidance of Cacao and that will show us all we need to. Cacao is truly medicine for the heart. Being used throughout Central and South America for time eternal, the tasty bean that ultimately forms chocolate, is also a sacred plant medicine used in ritual right of passage.

Here, we open the heart, to experience our sadness and grief, our power and our light, our courage and vulnerability, our sweetness, greatness and most of all, our truest expression and experience as LOVE.

A good portion of this ceremony will be centered around grief, loss and transition.

Another portion will be dedicated to joy, honoring life, and experiencing light.

And lastly, we will do it as a COMMUNITY. Together, we are strong. Let us come together to be the fullest expression of ourselves.

We will conclude with a sound healing session to ease the energy and bring us back to ourselves once again.

· The energy exchange (cost) of this ceremony, a 5-hour experience, is just $30 (more if you wish to.)
· Please click the ticket RSVP link below to reserve your spot. These ceremonies just about always fill up and this helps us to know how much cacao to make.

**Special price for students – $20!**

What to bring:
-your favorite mug
-pen & notebook to write and draw in, if so inspired
-a container of water
-fresh organic fruit to share at the end of the ceremony

~ Eat lightly a few hours before the ceremony begins and please avoid drinking caffeine on the day of the ceremony if possible. ~

This journey will be guided by Mat Chandler. Having lead these ceremonies for the last few years, he find’s this medicine to be his calling in life and is excited to share with you. In addition to his love for cacao, Mat is founder of Aurora Healing Arts, a Kundalini/Hatha yoga teacher, sound healer, life coach, BioDynamic Cranial Touch practitioner, carpenter, and much more… Mat is so happy to be with you on this journey into the heart.

PLEASE READ: If you are taking SSRIs or MAOIs, or have any of the following, Heart disorders, high blood pressure, severe anxiety or depression, are pregnant, have diabetes or bleeding disorders, have Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, Glaucoma, Osteoporosis, or Irritable bowel syndrome, experience migraine headaches, recently had surgery, or have any other mental or physical conditions that you feel may cause concern for your health, this medicine may not be for you. Please speak to us in advance if you have any of these conditions or other concerns. YOU KNOW YOUR BODY BEST, ultimately all decisions should be made with extreme care for yourself.

Thank you and looking forward to sharing this journey with you!

<<<Remember Your Magic>>>


May 19, 2019
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
$20.00 – $30.00
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Aurora Healing Arts
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