DEEP BIRTHS - preliminary programme

THURSDAY "tuning in”

10-12:30 arrival
12:30 lunch

13:30 opening ceremony
prologue - Charles Lawrence
presentation of the programme and facilitators - Tosha Einiö
"The Route of the North Star” in our tradition - Juha Kivinen
talking stick circle - Virko Kolulahti
16 - free time

18 - dinner

19 - evening circle and the birth of "tribes"
21 - evening ceremony - Swami Atmananda and Charles Lawrence
22 - evening snack, sauna, free time



PERJANTAI "to the underworld”

6:30 morning ceremony - Charles Lawrence and Swami Atmananda
7 - morning meditation - Swamini Anuradha
8 - breakfast

9 - circle of "tribes"
- shaman journeyers - Juha Kivinen
- nature connection - Tosha Einiö
- builders of "Sampo Axis” - Virko Kolulahti

12 - lunch

13:30 "The Dance to the Ancestors"
backwards dance at "Sampo Axis" - Charles Lawrence

18 - dinner

19 - talking stick circle - Virko Kolulahti
20 - evening ceremony - Swami Atmananda and Charles Lawrence

21- evening snack, sauna, free time
and dancing with Jaana Niva



SATURDAY
"towards the light"

6:30 morning ceremony - Charles Lawrence and Swami Atmananda
7 - morning meditation - Swamini Anuradha
8 - breakfast

9 - talking stick circle - Virko Kolulahti

10 - circle of "tribes"
- shaman journeyers - breathing with Anup Henrikki
- nature connection - Juha Kivinen and/or Tosha Einiö
- preparations of ceremony at "Sampo Axis” - Christiana Harle

12 - lunch

13 - The "Holy Smoke" - the smoke sauna ceremonies begin
+ ceremony at "Sampo Axis” - Christiana Harle

18:00 dinner

19 - talking stick circle - Virko Kolulahti
20 - evening ceremony - Swami Atmananda and Charles Lawrence

21- evening snack, sauna, free time
and celebration - musicians, drummers, dancers



SUNDAY
"in the light"

6:30 morning ceremony - Charles Lawrence and Swami Atmananda
7 - morning meditation - Swamini Anuradha
8 - breakfast

9 - "Sun Ceremony" - Swami Atmananda
10 - ceremony for the future generations - Christiana Harle
11 - talking stick circle - Virko Kolulahti

12 - lunch

13 - closing ceremony
epilogue - Charles Lawrence

14 - departure