Holotropic Breathwork (Part 1)

14 Jan 2018
10:00 - 14:00
Lisbon

Holotropic Breathwork (Part 1)

Holotropic Breathwork is a powerful approach to self-exploration and healing that integrates insights from modern consciousness research, anthropology, various depth psychologies, transpersonal psychology, Eastern spiritual practices, and mystical traditions of the world. The name Holotropic means literally “moving toward wholeness” (from the Greek “holos“=whole and “trepein“=moving in the direction of something).

The process itself uses very simple means: it combines accelerated breathing with evocative music in a special set and setting. With the eyes closed and lying on a mat, each person uses their own breath and the music in the room to enter a non-ordinary state of consciousness. This state activates the natural inner healing process of the individual’s psyche, bringing him or her a particular set of internal experiences. With the inner healing intelligence guiding the process, the quality and content brought forth is unique to each person and for that particular time and place. While recurring themes are common, no two sessions are ever alike.

Holotropic Breathwork is an extraordinary journey beyond space and time. It’s a whole day process made of 2 sessions. People work in pairs, one sitter, one breather, and swap roles in the afternoon.

Part 1: Welcome circle + session 1 + integration
Part 2: Session 2 + integration + sharing

The Introduction to Holotropic Breathwork session on Sat. Jan.6 is required for first timers.

All participants must have filled the medical form attached and sent it back before participating in a Holotropic Breathwork Session. Please bring a comfortable yoga mat to lie on.