virtual retreats: stay home, meditate, rejuvenate, create…
upcoming virtual retreats
1. re-new you! retreat (24 hrs)
12-13 may 2017 fee: $120 add. skype: $55 registration deposit by 1 may: 50% fee
2. shabbat: sanctifying rest (26 hrs)
10-11 june 2017 fee: $120 add. skype: $55 registration deposit by 1 june: 50% fee
you can also
to register for a group or personal retreat – contact here >
** inquire about discounts on “two-for” participation
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virtual retreats: stay home, meditate, rejuvenate, create…
with spiritual guidance of keren abrams…
retreats are time we set aside for the internal, the contemplative and attentive intimacy with the divine. the nourishment of these sacred markers in time cannot be overstated. especially in the society and culture we have created where values rely on how much one can do and how quickly, we simply must revitalize ourselves from the completely opposite point of view. in fact, the ancient hebrew wisdom tradition offers us this medicine quite bluntly with the concept of a sabbath. in rhythm: 6 days on/1 day off, we are told to base our lifestyle. work is well valued and completely in balance with rest.
join me as we claim the value of sacred rest, internal refreshment and subtle-realm intimacy. all health begins here! ~ balance.
what’s unique and even more simplifying about these virtual retreats is you can participate right from home!…or from a second home or any location that suits you easily. no bag packing, travel expenses and tensions…just clear the desk, some light dusting perhaps, click off the phone and – there you are! away!
contact me to learn about designing your own personal
- one day retreat – or-
- weekend retreat
right in your own location!
for custom arranged solo retreats, we begin with a phone/skype consult where we will gain understanding of your personal intentions for retreat. we will then further design the schedule and the itinerary of that designated retreat time.
i will give you assignments to complete before the retreat that will help you be prepared, then begin and end your retreat with phone/skype meetings.
group virtual retreat format is sketched off of the following outline (may be variations)
- phone/skype 30 min orientation with keren upon registration
- pre-retreat prep assignments via email
- retreat opening/ closing live skype conference with group. includes personal variations for group guidance. (only up to 7 participants each retreat.)
- personal follow up email with keren
through virtual retreat, participants will be invited to experience
- the blessing of solo space, while being held by another (or others, in group retreats)
- a sense of re-centering
- a more calm and clear thought capactiy
- a deep rest, and thus refreshment
- a reconnection with the soft-animal-of-the-body
- a renewed sense of purpose and vision
- an intimacy with self and Divine Being
ONGOING IN-PERSON RETREAT THEMES HERE BELOW:
- Ty, Colorado, Building Contractor
" My definition of ceremony is a safe space that provides freedom, inspiration, guidance for personal spiritual growth. I experienced all of these beautiful things when participating in Keren's we-body. To be able to guide and lead humans be-ing to new levels of trust, truth, healing with out inserting one-self is no easy task.
Keren seems to do that intuitively and masterfully.
She can be trusted to be fully human and Divine at once."
- keren's offerings in MMA are cutting edge and very important in these times, wherein our religious codes and dogmas have failed to inspire us or to reveal to us the truth of our Selves within the broader spiritual reality. the encouragement of direct experience and knowing is vital right now...truly movement!
- There are no words that adequately describe the experience I had with Keren during a four day retreat at Deva Land. In those four days, Keren guided me to a place that I had been seeking literally all of my life, a place of peace, happiness and wholeness and for that I will forever be indebted to her. She is beyond remarkable.Bob, Oklahoma City
- thank you for your patience, kind words and wisdom. the way you worked with me on retreat this summer was amazing and transformative, i want to continue our work and resource your guidance as this new "me" is unfolding more.jill, maryland
- ....it's been a honor, a joie de vivre nourishment of body/soul entrainment. OneDance & Keren, thank you for enriching my life. Adashe, Optimum Health Advocate. S.fe, NM
- Thank you for helping us create a wedding so beautiful, so meaningful and most importantly something so true to who we are and the relationship that we have. Thank you for your patience, kind words and wisdom.Megan and Tyler, Philadelphia
keren co-creates a structure with an individual or small group for healing in physical, emotional and spiritual realms. these retreats can be from 1 full day to 1 week and offer direct contact work with keren in any of the modalities she offers in private sessions as well as options of yoga and creative arts.
..receiving the ritual of the moment through gesture, prayer, movement and music..
at the root of all formalized spiritual and religious practice lies the inner urge, the organic desire, to feel one-self a part of the whole of creation. when we enact ritual we engage this opportunity. releasing the commonly known codes and definitions of ritual, in this workshop, we go to experience ritual’s seed-source and cultivate the flower of its manifestation into form. this workshop guides the crafting of ritual, based in a clarity of intention and a depth of attention, to mark life’s transformative and transitional times. some intentions may be: release and cleansing rituals, rites of passage rituals, healing rituals, or commitment rituals.
keren facilitates individuals or groups in the practice of silence and listening for receiving higher guidance. the retreat structure includes continual practice of sacred silence. keren co-creates the structure with the participants and contents may include guided meditation, energy healing, embodied experience in nature, chant and constructive rest.