Prentis Hemphill is a movement facilitator, Somatics teacher, and practitioner, and working at the convergence of healing, collective transformation, and political organizing.
Kulreet Chaudhary is a medical doctor who integrates the contemplative teachings on sound into her medical work.
Georgi is a therapist and spiritual psychologist.
Shambhavi is a “sannyasi householder” and Tantrik teacher.
Two short conversations with spiritual teachers Miles Neale and Isa Gucciardi.
What is the link between Ideokinesis (and the many derived somatic approaches that use it) or other forms of visualization within somatic movement and VR?
Virtual reality (VR) is a term generally used to describe three-dimensional computer-generated environments that can be explored and are interactive. There is a perceptible relationship between VR experiences and Eastern philosophies, which lies in the involvement of visualization, simulation, and illusion.
Christine Caldwell’s book, Bodyfulness: Somatic Practices for Presence, Empowerment and Waking Up in This Life, pushes back against the current mindfulness craze in the name of “bodyfulness,” a contemplative principle that focuses on attunement to one’s lived experience of the body.
The language of image is one we speak every night as we dream. It just takes a little prompting for us to be able to develop our latent facility with this language. Simple questions, such as “What does this image remind you of?” open the messages from images in powerful ways.
Jill is a pioneer of sound and ancestral healing.
Julie is a spiritual teacher specializing in trauma.
Judith Blackstone is the creator of the Realization Process.
Rae is a scholar/activist and registered somatic movement therapist.