Part 4 – Soul and Myth
The use of mythic themes as a basis for social dialogue is the focus of this session. The journey of the Sophia being from the Gnostic story of the Pistis Sophia is the base of dyad conversation exercises focused on the healing potential in myths.
Part 5 – Soul and symbol
A set of alchemical medallions forms the basis for dyad exercises designed to focus on how symbolic interpretation represents a healing potential available in the imaginal realm where dreams and manifest reality interact. Dream work is presented.
Part 6 – Soul and Karma
A twelve position mandala of human soul attitudes are the focus for exploring family of origin beliefs using dyad conversation exercises about karmic belief patterns inherited from the family. Polarities of executive / manager, hermit / activist, journalist/historian, priest/actor, healer/ technician, artist/agent are presented.
Dennis Klocek, MFA, is Co-founder of the Coros Institute and founder of Consciousness Studies at Rudolf Steiner College. He is the author of many books including the newly released, Esoteric Physiology and also Sacred Agriculture: The Alchemy of Biodynamics. Dennis is known as an international lecturer.
In this weekend workshop, Dennis shares living pictures of the heart as a future organ of perception, diving deep into the physical, etheric, astral and spiritual aspects of its becomings and function. Methods for healing and inner work are presented.
In this lecture Dennis uses the two polar principles of form and function to illustrate ways to imagine the Earth as a living being in contrast to seeing Earth as simply a resource. The elements (earth, water, air, fire) and their dynamics give birth to the four life forces (cold, wet, hot, dry). Reciprocations between…
In the yearly cycle the events of Holy Week can be the source of profound meditations on the relationship between pain and suffering on one hand and joy and gratitude on the other. Using indications from the work of Emil Bock on the daily events of Holy Week as a foundation, this weekend workshop will be composed of meditative pictures from alchemical sources of the planetary forces that serve as backdrop for the Christ drama. The focus of the work will be to explore alchemical imagery that is in harmony with the Easter celebration of the victory of life over death.