Drum Making Ceremony with Root of the Gods
SATURDAY | 14:30 – 17:30 | CRAFT | £90 / £120
A ceremonious workshop wherein you will build your own Panhuehuetl shamanic hand drum, working with wood, leather and rope. This type of drum is native to Northern Mexico and is used in ceremonies or as a personal tool for meditation & connection. During this workshop you will be guided through the symbolic meaning of each element & to connect & put your intention into your drum whilst weaving & creating your instrument for life.
About Root of the Gods –
Ahau Samuel is a native Mexican medicine man, co-founder of Root of the Gods; a project that preserves and re-activates sacred wisdom. Studying and sharing ancestral medicines for 11 years through ceremonies, workshops and deep healing experiences. Ahau is a great teacher with a humble heart, his lessons and words valued by many communities across Mexico. His teachings include Temazcal Sweatlodge, Vision Quest, Drum Making and ancestral medicines such as Kambo & Hapé; with experience working in many settings including rehabilitation centers, working as a doctor of ancestral medicines to support and heal chronic and autoimmune conditions, addictions, mental and physical disease. Ahau is part of the Camino Rojo Foundation and is responsible for supporting cultural ceremonies such as the Moon Dance (Danza de Luna) and Sun Dance (Danza del Sol). All that Ahau takes into his path is aligned to his life purpose – being of service to humanity.
Robyn Leonie is a sacred space facilitator, medicine woman, creator & natural living advocate – leading through a powerful, grounded approach to connected living. Co-founder of Root of the Gods; a project that preserves and re activates sacred wisdom. Robyn has traveled the world as a student of anthropology and ethnobotany – studying the roots of our cultures and learning how they positively guide and support our human experience. Throughout her journey, aligning with whole living, natural cycles & mind-body medicine, it became her purpose to be of service and to help reconnect us all back to our original state of love and abundance. With her unique filter, she transforms her knowledge into simple guidance; creative, clear & humble steps towards a more beautiful future for all. Sharing her tools through prayer, sound, breath, ceremony and sweatlodge, her powerful work is an organic expression of all that has been learnt on her own way to presence & wholeness. Robyn embodies a bridge between the ancient and modern cultures – working alongside indigenous wisdom keepers creating programmes and experiences wherein their cultural teachings can be honoured, shared and guided in their growth and integration.