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JANUARY 16--Ropes Course for Souls

Big Sur. I had it in my head that we needed to get here.

The glorious, big days are somewhat easy here. Night is still night, and nights are hard. 713 more words

January: Designing a Healing Retreat

Have you gone on retreat? Would you like to go again? What are the list of reasons why you haven’t (yet)? What if you could set those reasons aside, design the retreat of your dreams, and GO! 713 more words

Month 1

The Halcyon Principle

Burning Man has gathered 100 of the leading thinkers in the Burner community at Occult Base Esalen, to try to come up with some ideas about… 888 more words


Community alchemy and building a home

Now that I am “home” in Damanhur after a 33 day journey, I reflect on the viaggio of the past month, beginning with bringing Damanhur School of Meditation… 843 more words


Return to Esalen

I will be returning for yoga teacher training next week. One way I assess my life path is through trips to Esalen. Each time I go, I reflect on where I’ve been and where I’m headed. 635 more words

It Started in SF as a Jazz Group and Now it's a Religion

An epic performance from Sammy Davis, Jr from the 1969 movie Sweet Charity looks very much like a precursor to Burning Man. He is a preacher, singing about his new church which is sweeping the nation. 1,641 more words