Connect to the Source of the Magic
Join us this Autumn in Lake Atitlan, Guatemala! We are accepting applications now for the Cacao Source Practitioner's Program! We will create a container for you to explore your own gifts and how you can bring them into cacao circles wherever you go in life. We will share the secrets of cacao-- everything from where it comes from to how it is processed into a beautiful, heart-opening medicine. You will have the opportunity to connect more deeply to cacao, yourself, and a community of cacao lovers!
Our program features:
A unique curriculum designed to share everything you need to know to bring cacao into the world from your authentic Self
Daily yoga, meditation, and exercises to connect you to your heart and vision
A dynamic community of cacao lovers from around the world to support you on your journey
You will experience:
The Guatemalan rainforests from where we source our cacao
The art and elements of ceremony, how to prepare cacao, and how to guide your own ceremony
The entire process of cacao-- forests and farmer's to women's collectives and grinding-- seeds to ceremony!
The magic of medicinal, homemade chocolate
You will also learn
How cacao connects into the Mayan Cosmovision
How cacao connects to a global permaculture vision
How to integrate cacao into fine gastronomy
How to create a deeper relationship with the Earth
How to use cacao to facilitate growing community connection
What is Included
You will learn about the history, cultural & environmental aspects of cacao in order to feel confident sharing your knowledge with friends & communiy.
You will visit 2 of Cacao Source's farms and connect with the origin of the medicine. You will experience a variety of cacao ceremony's and discover cultural & environmental aspect of cacao.
Community & Activities
Enjoy daily yoga, evening fires, solitude time on the lake & much more! Discover Santiago famous Mayan market. Connect with Cacao Source core team, Mystical Yoga Farm community and 15 other participants.
Food & Accomodation
Spend 7 days living at the beautiful Mystical yoga farm located directly on lake atitlan with a peaceful and communal environment. It includes 3 delicious vegetarian meals a day.
The Venue: Mystical Yoga Farm
When: November 22 - November 29 / 7 nights
Where: Mystical Yoga Farm, Lake Atitlan, Guatemala
What: 1-week Cacao Practitioner's retreat with Cacao Source team
How much: Accommodation options (weekly rate)
Dorm room: $1250
Private room: $1350
*We offer a Covid-19 friendly 100% refundable option if you may not legally leave your country or Guatemala may not receive you.
** The price does not include flights, transport to the lake (included boat from San Marcos/San Pedro to Mystical Yoga farm) and personal purchase at Santiago Market.
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