Discover the Power of Whirling

An Introductory Workshop

March 25, 2019

VENUE: Historic Villa


The Power of Whirling
Photo courtesy Alchemy Spinning

About the instructor, Raquel Santiago:

Raquel Santiago is an international dancer, dance activist, yogi, and transpersonal somatic therapist. Originally from Barcelona, Spain, she lives in Nevada City, California and has trained in a wide variety of dance styles such as contemporary, Middle Eastern, African, butoh, body weather, Danza Duende, and creative dance – among many other types of dance and body work. She is also a yoga instructor and a meditation teacher, and she has received training in chakra work, Shambhala Buddhism and Transpersonal Psychology.

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This class is an entry point for anybody curious about the relationship between mind and movement. Inspired by Sufi dervishes and other whirling dances of the world, Alchemy Spinning™ makes the physical, psychological, and spiritual benefits of whirling available to everybody. This accessible, pleasurable, and powerful super-mindfulness practice takes your body, mind, and spirit through a journey of self-discovery, expanded consciousness, and higher potential. Instructor Raquel Santiago will prepare and guide you in dance, movement, and contemplative whirling practices to induce a state of expanded consciousness. 

Note: No wine or refreshments will be offered at dance classes. Please make arrangements to eat before or after the class.

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