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AOL Bulletin : 9th October 2019 – Being in Touch With Yourself

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Sound Event with Paulien Gort and Matthew James

The Academy of Light was blessed to have another evening of sound healing at Mosman Art Gallery with the earthy-angelic duo of Paulien Gort and Matthew James.
It was a beautiful blend of many instruments, from medicine drum and the didgeridoo (yidaki) to singing bowls, toning sounds and the gong.

All of us gathered in circle for a grounding meditation and commenced the journey lying down head first facing into the centre of the sound circle. I was very soon awash with a deep sense of peace and bliss as we were tuned in with Paulien’s singing. It didn’t take long to soon feel as though I was entering a deep meditative space – so grounded, very much of this world – yet out in the cosmic ethers simultaneously.
My mind switched off and I could feel myself and others journeying into a deep theta brainwave space. In reality it felt like a sense of losing focus on what my mind was busy trying to figure out; “what instrument is this?” … “Wow, that sounded so close, should I open my eyes to see what that was?” and instead just gave over to allow the sound current to do what it so seamlessly does. And so effortlessly weaves together, pieces of ourselves put back together again.

I knew I wasn’t the only person to experience a deep space like this as I could see others move so deliberately and blissfully rolling up their blankets and yoga mats.

Paulien Gort is a professional Sound Healer who offers one-on-one Sound Healing sessions and who offers regular Sacred Toning Sound Baths in North Narrabeen and Sydney area. She also incorporates sound in her Family Constellation workshops.
www.whiteravenhealing.com.au

Matthew James is an Intuitive Sound Healer who collaborates with Meditation and Yoga teachers and Healers using Sound Harmonic Frequencies to communicate a Universal Language of Love. 
Matthew: goldengypsy_3@hotmail.com 



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Where : Mosman Arts & Community Centre, Cnr of Art Gallery Way and Myahgah Road. When: 2nd and 4th Monday Night every month 7.30pm – 9.30pm



Monday 14th October 2019
Energy Update and Activation with Nancy Valentine-Smith

Nancy Valentine Smith is a Medicine Woman, a Shaman, an Alchemist, a Healer and Sacred Technician. She comes from a lineage of Medicine men and women who were also Seers.
She has been working intensively in Australia and Internationally – in particular, the UK and France.
Nancy is now sharing and facilitating the Ancient Teachings that have been handed down to her from her Indigenous lineage and Spiritual Clan.  
Some of these Ancient secret teachings have never been shared in these modern times.  
As a child Nancy was taught to go into the Ancient Records to read the books of knowledge of the Stars and of the Earth until she was ready to access the memory within her.  One of her purposes is to assist others to access their own knowledge and wisdom. Your life without a doubt will change as you open to the Great Work.

On October the 14th, Nancy will be sharing what is happening energetically on the planet, within and on Mother Earth and the Stars. She will show you techniques and take you through a powerful Activation, aligning you to the Earth and the Stars, simultaneously. It will be a night of Healing and sharing.

Join Nancy as she facilitates this powerful evening.

www.nancyvalentinesmith.com

*Tickets at the door: $20, Concession:$10
Tickets via Eventbrite:$15 plus booking fees, Concession $10 (includes light refresments)


Monday 28th October 2019
Step Inside the Life of Fairies

Maggie grew up immersed in fairy lore, amid meadows, woodlands and moors, and people with fairy encounters to tell and, more recently, decided to search for others – everyday Australians – with their own tales of the fairy. She was astonished and humbled by all these individuals from all walks of life shared – personal stories of life-changing moments and profound connections to the earth.
Discover what ancients the world over have always known – that the land holds our story – yours and mine, and when and why this occurs. Learn about the deep wisdom hidden in fairy tales. Explore how and why the fairy kingdom has an ecology all of its own.
Find out about the power of ancient rocks and stones. See how the presence of fairies has helped some deal with otherwise unbearable childhoods, and what subtleties are evident in Nature at dawn and dusk.

Learn how to heal our wounded earth and our own bruised spirits. And, most intriguingly, where ‘fairyland’ is and how it can be accessed.

About Maggie

Raised wandering meadows and moors, amid a rich fairy culture, writer and social researcher Maggie Hamilton is the author of a number of books, including What Men Don’t Talk About, What’s Happening To Our Boys and Girls, A Soft Place to Land and more, which have been published in Australia, New Zealand, Holland, Italy, China, Lithuania, Korea, theArab States and Brazil. When Maggie’s not busy with her social research she takes herself off to deserts and sacred mountains, to temples and cathedrals, labyrinths and standing-stones, to those places that inspire, that make the soul sing – www.maggiehamilton.org and www.secretlifeoffairies.wordpress.com

*Tickets at the door: $20, Concession:$10
Tickets via Eventbrite:$15 plus booking fees, Concession $10 (includes light refresments)


FYI – The Five Letter Secret

Famous Guru Gaur Gopal Das swears by a simple mental exercise that keeps you happy, healthy, and in control.

Click here to listen


Living Beyond Limits

Amy Purdy talks about the power of imagination. She explains how our lives are not determined by what happens to us, but by the choices we make. Imagination allows us to break down borders, to move beyond our circumstances, to create and constantly progress.
Click here to watch this amazing, inspiring woman


Thought of the Week



Practice kindness all day to everybody and you will realise you’re already in heaven.


Affirmations – say it daily and slowly, feel it, believe it


Today I am brimming with energy and overflowing with joy


Community Announcements


Selenite Swords of Light: Lightworker Training with Tom Ledder

Selenite Swords of Light are some of the highest vibrational energy tools available today, handcrafted from pure selenite crystal.
They carry the energy vibration of Archangel Michael, and help people open up to the 5th dimensional light of the divine.
Tom Ledder, creator of the Selenite Swords, is giving a series of workshops where you have the opportunity to learn ancient healing techniques from Lemuria, Atlantis and Egypt, and how to use the swords to work with high frequencies of light for clearing, healing, activation and transformation.
Come and experience the power and magic of the swords for yourself and bring more love and grace into your life!

11th-12th October:  North Sydney    

18th-20ththOctober:  Mount White  (in a beautiful location amongst acres of bushland, overlooking the Hawkesbury River)

For information and bookings see the Australian Workshop Tour details on www.seleniteswordmaker.com  
Please click here for flyer.


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