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Dance of the Soul Workshop

  • East West Bookshop 324 Castro Street Mountain View, CA, 94041 United States (map)

$25 thru July 21, $35 day of

Discover the power and mystery of whirling (movement, music, and meditation) as a gateway for growth and spiritual awakening. Inspired by nature, ancient Iranic rituals, the science of whirling, and the beautiful spiritual traditions of Sufism, Farima Berenji shares the essentials of whirling meditation including preparation, balance and posture, controlling dizziness, self-focus, breathwork, and more. Farima is an internationally acclaimed dance artist, a dance ethnologist, choreographer, instructor, and an archaeologist specializing in ancient, sacred, classical, and folkloric dances of Persia and the Silk Road. A scholar of ancient and mystical dance, she travels worldwide to lecture, perform, and inspire creativity and rejuvenation through dance. Learn more