Cacao Ceremony

22oct16:3019:30Cacao Ceremony

Time

(Sunday) 16:30 - 19:30

Location

Rasaruna Life Centre

Event Details

Modern day cacao ceremonies are not trying to emulate a cultural ritual from another time and place. Just because people long ago related to cacao in a certain way doesn’t mean that way is any better or even any more suited to our present day cultural context and needs.

Rather, what cacao ceremonies today have in common with ancient cultures that worked with ceremonial cacao is a genuine desire to connect with, to be guided by, and to learn from cacao. Cacao ceremony is an opportunity to listen and connect.

Cacao Ceremony means relating with cacao with gratitude, intention, and reciprocity. There are infinite ways to do a cacao ceremony, both as a solo practice and in a group context, as ceremony is an art form that responds to what is arising and true in the present moment.

When we relate with cacao ceremonially, we open our apertures to a far greater experience than simply enjoying cacao as a delicious beverage with health, mood, and energy benefits. While all of these are compelling reasons to drink cacao, according to some Indigenous elders, ceremony is the way to put our lives into order and, in turn, bring the cosmos into order.

Cacao is a teacher that is skilled at helping us reconnect with our own hearts, tend our relationships, and walk through life purposefully and guided by clear vision.

The three universal pillars that we see as core to creating cacao ceremony are: gratitude, intention, and reciprocity.

Suggestion:

It is advisable to bring a scarf to cover your eyes.
Before and after taking the ceremonial cocoa, a light, plant-based diet is preferred.

Cacao Ceremony with Annette

October 22
4.30 pm
Rasaruna Life Centre
69/5 Wang Takien M8, Ko Phangan, Thailand, Surat Thani

Exchange: 400 baht

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