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, MA, MSW, MT-BC is author of Music Medicine, The Healing Drum Kit and The Art and Heart of Drum Circles. The founder of UpBeat Drum Circles, she has appeared on NBC, PBS, KTLA, and the DVD Discover the Gift. A world percussion artist for Remo, the world’s largest drum company, she has trained drum circle facilitators from more than 25 countries. Christine has worked with survivors of Hurricane Katrina, students at Ground Zero and led the first drum circle training in the war-zone of Iraq. www.ubdrumcircles.com
Silvia Nakkach, MA, MMT, is a Grammy-nominated musician,a renowned vocal artist, and a leading voice in the field of music in consciousness and shamanic practices. She is the creator of the Sound, Voice, and Music in the Healing Arts certificate program at the California Institute for Integrative Studies, founder of the international Vox Mundi School, and author of Free Your Voice. http://www.voxmundiproject.com