The Elementals Series consists
workshops, and is designed to introduce students
to the four classical
elements recognized by cultures ancient and
modern. Each two-day
workshop explores the interface between
as a healing and spiritual practice, and the
realm of the
elementals as viewed and experienced in both
cultures and in modern Pagan practice.
Experience with shamanic
journeying is required. Normal progression of
the workshops is to begin
with the Earth element and continue with Water,
Air and Fire. Sometimes
the progression varies. Participants must commit
to all four workshops.
Because each class is energized by the element
being worked with, there
are aspects of each that are unique to that
Each class begins with invoking the element
through elemental chi gong facilitated by
Crow and ceremony
facilitated by Bekki, according to guidance
given them by Spirit. Bekki
and Crow then lead discussion of the place of
work in shamanism, and the lore of the
elementals we are working with.
journey to meet with elemental spirits, and
establish a working
relationship with them.
We work with nature spirits associated with
and do shamanic work for healing and other
shamanic tasks with the
we encounter throughout the work.
We also do group and individual ritual work
shown to us by our
Experience with shamanic journeying is required
for this workshop, preferably with a qualified
teacher. If you have questions or concerns
regarding your journey skills prease contact us.
Advance registration is required to attend
classes and workshops. See the Schedule
for when and where The Elementals in
Shamanic Practice is