Music For Peace Ceremony at the Great Stupa
Christine Stevens and Silvia Nakkach
August 30, 2014
- $30.00 – Program Price - Includes Dinner
Participate in an extraordinary Peace Ceremony at the Great Stupa at Shambhala Mountain Center
Ceremony includes dinner, preparation gathering, community drum processional, encircling the Stupa and honoring the 4 directions, and musical offerings from around the world as prayers for universal harmony.
The ceremony will take place at 7:30 pm, after dinner (6:30 pm.)
Silvia Nakkach – founder of Vox Mundi, offering sacred shamanic chanting of many languages, call and response singing, and mantra chant - http://www.voxmundiproject.com/
Christine Stevens – founder of UpBeat Drum Circles, offering world cultural rhythms for all to join, flute, and singing bowls - www.ubdrumcircles.com
Kristina Sophia & Cameron Powers – co-founders of musical missions of peace, offering Middle Eastern and Greek music - www.musicalmissionsofpeace.org
Join us for a weekend retreat!
Christine Stevens and Silvia Nakkach are also facilitating a retreat this weekend. Please click HERE for more information about the full retreat. This program is included in the retreat.
Check out this post from Christine Stevens on our blog, which includes guided practices that you can do at home: Finding Your Rhythm
Christine Stevens is the founder of UpBeat Drum Circles and author of the Sounds True books Music Medicine and the Healing Drum Kit. She has appeared on PBS, NBC, and led the first drum circle training in a war-zone in northern Iraq. http://www.ubdrumcircles.com/
Silvia Nakkach, MA, MMT, a pioneer in the field of sound and transformation of consciousness, is an award-winning composer, voice-culturist, and a former psychologist. She is on the faculty of the California Institute of Integral Studies and founder of the Vox Mundi School of the Voice. A long-time student of the late maestro Ali Akbar Khan, she has released 10 CD-albums and authored Free Your Voice. http://www.voxmundiproject.com