The contributors include doctors, lecturers, artists and practitioners from a variety of academic, healing, meditation, massage and energywork disciplines. You are able to choose from a diverse workshop programme that includes Samhain ceremonies, expressive dance, shamanism, individual and group healing, Qi Gong, meditation, sacred singing and a full blue moon Halloween fancy dress party.
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Begin to explore the workshops and contributors here:
THE FIRST RITE OF SPRING - At Imbolc a gentle light of hope is kindled throughout the land. We take stock and make preparations for a new cycle ahead. This workshop invites us to seek stillness within, feel that inspiring flame, explore the stories and magic of this festival and express them through ceremony, song and more.
CONCERT/VOICE AND OVERTONE WORKSHOP - A high energy and transformational experience of devotional singing with songs & chants from around the world
YOGA AS A WAY OF LIFE & MEN'S CIRCLE - A yoga based movement practice, Leading a balanced life & grounding the energy of masculinity.
Scott & Maria
Heart Awakening Music - Transformed by their kundalini energy journey together, Scott & Maria create acoustic music straight from the heart, immersed in soulful harmonies to raise the vibration & heal the heart. They take great inspiration from nature and the human journey.
Billie de Melo Wood
LIFE DRAWING TAUGHT THROUGH THE TANTRIC GAZE - Understand and experience Yogic philosophy through the practice of Western life drawing
DOWNTEMPO ACID JAZZ
SAMHAIN BLUE MOON SATSANG - Explore and practise meditation together. Tony Samara: Preparing for and Integrating Future Change.
Saminchakuy - Healing with the Nectars of Nature. Come learn a simple yet powerful sacred exchange with nature that relieves stress, worries, upset, anxiety or any other type of heavy or difficult emotion or experience, bringing one "enlightenment" in all senses of that word!
MOON CIRCLE A moon inspired workshop about the Capricorn full moon and how best to synchronise your life with it to harvest the most of its energy.
SACRED ACTIVISM - Political action as prayer and prayer as political action
SACRED SINGING CIRCLE – A PRAYER OF GRATITUDE FOR THIS LIFE UNDER THE SUN Adrian Freedman is a musician and composer specialising in the Japanese Zen shakuhachi flute.
CONSCIOUS DANCE - Move together and include the light and the dark in our world, our lives, our bodies, and celebrate our freedom to move with it all.
Bass Druid – Charlie Roscoe
TRIBAL ECSTATIC TRANCE - Deep sounds of tribal ecstatic trance music and melodic rhythms.
Sacred Singing Circle
Wider Horizons Sacred Singing Circle. Singing in the sacred space we create together, as an offering, giving thanks and celebrating the Spring, balance, new beginnings and growth, and making prayers and sending healing where it is needed.
BHAKTI KIRTAN The yoga of love and devotion. Kirtan anchored in the teachings of Truth, Simplicity and Love.
George Barker and Moshe Halperin
SING TO LIFE An experiential workshop to open your bodies, minds and hearts to the inspiration, energy and joy at the heart of life.
Arnaldo & Andressa
BÓVEDA CELESTE Arnaldo & Andressa bring authorial songs that share us themes of consciousness and spirituality.
Fancy Dress Contest - bring your smiles and wear something fun – a free ticket to the next Wider Horizons event awaits the winner!
TIBETAN TANTRA YOGA WHITE MAGIC Learn a technique that can be used for multiple purposes such as self-healing, healing others, protecting yourself and your property, and manifestation.
DEATH CAFE - A Death Cafe is a group directed discussion of death with no agenda, objectives or themes. Talking about death can be taboo, families and friends may avoid the topic. Death Cafe offers the opportunity to explore death in an accessible, respectful and confidential way.
Sifu Matt Gross
SHAOLIN QI GONG - Sifu Matt Gross will be teaching various martial movements focused on developing flexibility, strength and balance. You will also practise meditative breathing exercises to promote the flow of energy in your body (Chi-Gung).
SACRED SINGING CIRCLE – A PRAYER OF GRATITUDE FOR THIS LIFE UNDER THE SUN. Aleh's musical inspiration comes from the drums and melodies of the “terreiro” (the Umbanda centre) that gave birth to Samba and influenced modern music.
Medicine music from the heart. Charlotte's songs are a balm to receive.
MUSIC FOR CONNECTION & TRANSFORMATION - Haley is a local to the sweet home of Austin, Texas. She creates music for connection and transformation. Her lyrics express her love for nature, humanity and her desire to make change. With her sultry sounds and sweet words she will surely touch your heart.
SONGS FROM THE SACRED FIRE- Songs to honour the four directions and invoke the spirits of the teacher plants.
Martyn Pillips is a singer-songwriter, bringing energy and quirky Englishness to a repertoire of songs that largely connected with sacred themes. He plays a number of instruments but, if playing solo rather than with his German-based band, Mpath, will usually be accompanying his voice with acoustic guitar.
HS2 – A Call To Action
HS2 – A Call to Action (with Eden, Oral, Loz and friends) - A number of those on the campaign to stop HS2 are involved in the Wider Horizons community and will be joined by others who are currently living on the protest sites to hold an open floor discussion on activism and what we can do to help.
Movement Medicine - an immersive dance meditation to an exquisite live Dj set of spiritually uplifting music
Magic - The Green Path A talk on our Native Western Folk Traditions and meditations to connect with Nature and our place in the Cosmos, Faery Beings, Animals and the Ancestors.
Sacred Heart Collective
The power of sacred sound, song, chant & movement to inspire, uplift and connect, elevating consciousness and celebrating life!
HOW DO WE GUIDE OUR LIVES WITH NATURE? Through this session we will explore the idea that people have come very far away from the natural patterns of nature, but if we could just reconnect with those natural patterns, life would flow in a much better way.
Lydia Baksh is a mantric musician & folk singer-songwriter with a distinct, soothing voice that touches the soul. She weaves a rich tapestry of sound, carried by her acoustic guitar, and brings forth a “heart melting, healing experience”. She weaves a rich tapestry of sound, carried by her acoustic guitar, and brings forth a “heart melting, healing experience”.
Ceremonial sacred song carrier and singer songwriter.
Dig It Sound System
ECLECTIC MIX OF PARTY TUNES with Dig It Sound System - DigIt Sound System is a collective of four DJs: Danny C, Coco, Matty G and Cazza B. Spinning an eclectic mix of funk, hip-hop, soul, reggae, disco and house since the early 90’s.
THE TWELVE A feature length documentary by Le Ciel Foundation that gives a voice to wisdom traditions through the words of twelve Elders.
INTERCONNECTION Explore the connections that create our psyche and the interconnection between the inner and outer worlds.
WINTER IMMUNE SUPPORT - Join Juliette as she shows you simple ways to support positive immune health through the food you eat. This will include ways to keep healthy through the Winter and supporting the gut.
Ben Ben Ji
Sacred Singing Circle & The Work That Reconnects" - Discover and experience your innate connection with others and the self-healing powers of the web of life, transforming despair and overwhelm into inspired, collaborative action.
Chris Park, Druid & Bard Emma Watkinson
SAMHAIN CEREMONY Gather together & honour the feast of Samhain - remembering the beloved dead, giving thanks and offerings to the gods, surrendering to the spirits of this time and divining for the future.