International School of Temple Arts 2019

When: 18th May 201924th May 2019
We are happy to be bringing the popular International School of Temple Arts (ISTA) Level 1 training – The “Spiritual, Sexual, Shamanic Experience”, back to Scotland for the 4th time in May.
Newbold House in particular is a beautiful location for such a training, held in mystical and ancient Scotland and near the famous Findhorn Foundation. And, May is the perfect time to experience the culture of these northern lands while warm and sunny.
More Information: www.istascotland.com
The Spiritual, Sexual, Shamanic Experience – Level 1
Come join us in the mystical land near the Findhorn Foundation in the Highlands of Scotland for the International School of Temple Arts – Spiritual, Sexual, Shamanic Experience Level 1 training.
Spiritual… Sexual ….Shamanic … each of these three areas alone carry enormous charge for shadow and misuse of power as well as potential for liberation, freedom, love and joy.
Thousands of people have gone through this training worldwide, the individuals cover a wide age range from 18 to 80, varied backgrounds, all sexual orientations, those who are gender fluid or trans, differing professions from students, artists, surgeons, people from many different religions, races and nationalities.
As this weeklong is a journey through life’s core experiences and wounds, it is universal. It touches and can affect individuals of any age, background, race etc, if you choose to allow and if you are open to receive the wisdom and gifts.
ISTA Level 1 is a container that will allow, invite and offer you:
• It will invite you to take risks, meet and explore your edges in a safe container.
• Provide you with essential life skills we all should have received as teenagers.
• It will encourage you and show you how to seek wisdom from your body and heart, instead of your mind.
• Provide powerful opportunities for healing core wounds.
• To allow you to see and deeply understand that sexuality and spirituality are one.
• Offer you opportunities for deep healing around lost love, sexuality, grief, self love and mother and father wounds.
• To shine a light on places where culture, religion and society has kept us from expressing who we really are.
• Take part in powerful rituals that can bring deep healing and power reclamation.
• It will plead with you to know what it truly is to be a sovereign being.
Level 1 – 18th – 24th May 2019 – From 2pm on the 18th until 2pm on the 24th.
Newbold House near the Findhorn Foundation,
111 St Leonards Road,Forres IV36 2RE. Scotland.
Website: newboldtrust.org
These courses are fully inclusive of all food and accommodation.
Early Bird: £1350.
Normal Price: £1550
Repeating the Level 1 training:
Earlybird Repeater Price: £1050
Normal Repeater Price: £1200
You will be guided through this level by 3 highly skilled facilitators from the ISTA faculty:
Laurie Handlers – Lead Facilitator
Laurie Handlers is a film producer, sex educator, author, and intimacy coach. She holds a Masters degree in Education and a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and Sociology. Her career includes over thirty years as a corporate change consultant, individual empowerment coach and international seminar leader.
She is a dynamic speaker, facilitator and has taught transformational workshops for women, men, couples, singles, parents and teens since 1978 on techniques and secrets that are the basis of healing the body, releasing past emotional trauma, stopping the aging process, and reducing stress. https://butterflyworkshops.com/
James Stevenson – Co Facilitator
James’s passion is to help call forth our human potential and our soul. His weave brings together more than 19 years experience in techniques, practices and information from the cutting edge of Neuroscience, Tantra, Biodanza, Shamanic & Energy Work, Integral theory and Taoist practices to create a spirituality that is rooted in the body. His evolutionary approach is to work on all lines, levels, states and parts of ourselves in bringing forth our fullest potential.
His work in meditation and tantra work draws on many different traditions and paths he has studied from Kashmir Shaivism, Baul mysticism, Advaita Vedanta, Vajrayana Buddhism, Integral systems and Neo-tantra.
Araminta Barbour – Lead Facilitator
Founder of the unique retreat space The Sanctuary in Guatemala, Araminta is an International Speaker, Coach and Workshop Facilitator, collaborating with ISTA since 2011. A Certified Red Tent Women’s Guide, Araminta has a Master’s Degree in Indian Religions from the University of London (SOAS), 5+ years experience in the sexual reproductive health non-profit sector and over 15 years exploring numerous holistic health modalities and esoteric traditions. A speaker at International Consciousness and Sexuality Conferences in the US and Europe, she has led intensive residential workshops in Brazil, Canada, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Italy, Ireland, Israel, Mexico the United States, and the United Kingdom and currently collaborates with the Online University of Love and Sexuality and the Institute of Conscious Sensuality in Hawaii.
For bookings contact: James Stevenson – james.stevenson42@gmail.com
More Information: www.istascotland.com or www.schooloftemplearts.org