ANSWERS FROM WITHIN.
THE ANCESTRY IN YOUR SKIN.
3-DAY / 2-NIGHT RETREAT TO FREE YOU FROM ANCESTRAL TRAUMA & ATTUNE TO THE WISDOM YOU HOLD
OCTOBER 26 - OCTOBER 28, 2018
COCOA BEACH, FLORIDA
What is ancestral wisdom?
Have you ever had a gut feeling and avoided it because you felt afraid to honor it?
Do you ever find it challenging to discern your gut feelings from your logical mind?
Have you ever felt triggered by something and couldn’t figure out why because the trigger didn’t relate to your personal past?
Do you feel connected to your lineage in an intangible way and want to cultivate deeper relationships with your ancestors?
Have you ever felt like you’ve already done the healing work and can’t really put your finger on why particular physical/emotional sensations and beliefs still exist?
All of these are signs that your ancestral wisdom is speaking to you...
Your ancestral wisdom has been with you from the moment you were conceived. It is part of your inherent foundation, informing your basic needs, and navigating with you through the world. Our inherited wisdom is often suppressed, repressed, inhibited, and ignored, especially within our Western world which places little to no value on such wisdom. It may seem like our mind, body and ancestral souls speak different languages, impossible to translate. But they can understand each other, grow and strengthen from each other's stories and experiences if they tune in and listen. And when your foundation is strong with ancestral soul, body, and mind working together, it is much easier to sustain, thrive, move, heal, create, and transform.
IGNITE YOUR BODY'S YEARNING TO BE HEARD, FELT & RECEIVED.
YOU ALREADY HAVE ALL THE ANSWERS.
ARE YOU WILLING TO TUNE IN?
I believe your body holds ancient wisdom from your ancestors that is passed down through generations.
I believe your body is always speaking to you in ways you have yet to understand.
I believe your body yearns for your nurturance and love and craves to remain connected to your soul essence.
I believe you hold all the answers.
I believe you are a healer, an intuitive, a guiding vessel, an activist for change, and ready to listen to the wisdom in your skin.
I believe when you listen to the wisdom in your body, you heal inherited trauma, transform perceptions around your own trauma, and become more attuned to what is yours and what is not.
Are you ready to heal?
The greatest tool you have is your ability to listen to your body's ancient wisdom. All the sacred wisdom you hold is because every single one of your ancestors fought for their survival so that YOU - their greatest legacy - could be sitting in front of your technology reading these very words. Without everything that they endured to keep their lineage alive, you would not exist. AND you are not responsible for holding the pain that they endured. Honor it by BEING FREE and living out the legacy that they intended for you.
You are a healer.
You are a transformational BE-ing.
You are here to change the story of your lineage.
You are able to give life to the empowered being that's remained oppressed inside your body your entire life.
IT IS UP TO YOU TO DO THE HEALING WORK SO WE can CO-CREATE A THRIVING WORLD FOR OUR CHILDREN AND BEYOND.
You have the greatest access to untapped potential, to untapped ancient wisdom, and healing trauma that’s not in your awareness will give you this access. Because when you heal, you heal the traumas of your ancestors, the ones that you've experienced, AND you create a new legacy for your lineage that honors both your ancestors and yourself.
Held at a boutique waterfront resort in Cocoa Beach, FL, the experience will journey through collective healing & connection, movement, meditation, workshops, yoga, ritual, & plant-based holistic chef prepared meals.
Alex Cordovi, healer, yoga instructor RYT 500, & founder of Shadow & Light Yoga guides with intention to acknowledge & transform inherited traumas, cultivate ancestral intuitive wisdom, & develop tools to inhabit into an empowered space of freedom, love, & courage.
Christina Bouza, artist, activist, holistic wellness chef, & founder/owner of Cubana Social- organic restaurant in Brooklyn NYC, cooks up nourishing meals with mindfulness of traditional cultural processes & the ancestral wisdom of plants, & redefines the age old saying “you are what you eat.”
WHAT YOU'LL WALK AWAY WITH
Greater connection to your innate ancestral wisdom: to your deeper past, the deeper meaning, in order to remember & embody your most authentic truest self
Increased knowledge of how your shadow and light set the tone for your intuitive power
Shifted perceptions around inherited trauma from invisibility, stagnation, blockage, or constraint to awareness, resilience, flow, and empowerment
Steps closer to healing traumas at the root of patterns of behaviors that do not serve you. The more you heal, the deeper you connect to your ancestral wisdom.
Cultivated tools and rituals to uncover your sacred medicine and align with your authentic truth.
Your body, mind, & soul feeling nourished from 3 days of movement, connection, sharing, & healthy healing holistic plant based meals.
The transformative experience of healing one's self alongside others committed to the same.
Subject to change.
If you plan to arrive prior to check-in to enjoy the beach or any outdoor and water activities or plan on scheduling activities during free time, the property offers some great experiences. This will be included in communication prior to the retreat, so you can book on your own.
02:00 PM: Check-in + smoothies / juices and free time
04:00 PM: Grounding & movement workshop
07:00 PM: Dinner
09:00 PM: Fire Ritual
07:00 AM Move & Meditate
08:15 AM Breakfast
09:00 AM Uncovering Ancestral Stories
01:00 PM Lunch & free time
03:00 PM Grounding in Your Ancestral Wisdom
07:00 PM Dinner
07:00 AM Move & Meditate
08:15 AM Breakfast
09:00 AM Closing Ceremony
11:00 AM Check-out
Feel free to take advantage of the outdoor experiences offered on property or walk across the street and have a restorative beach day!
Banana River Resort in Cocoa Beach, FL - all rooms are shared. If you prefer a private room, we’ll be happy to accommodate with an extra charge.
All food is organic and vegan. We are able to accommodate for other dietary restrictions, such as gluten intolerance, nut allergies, etc. Please indicate this on your registration form.
3 yoga classes
Ancient wisdom workshop intensives
Beach and river access
3 delicious daily vegan meals and beverages
3 days / 2 nights accommodation
WHAT'S NOT INCLUDED
Outdoor or water experiences
Airfare or vehicle transportation
Prices range from $499 - $799 depending on lodging.
Or you can schedule a call with me to learn more!