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Praying with Sacred Tobacco March 2018

March 10 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

$99 - $125

Praying with Tobacco is for Artist Shaman Healer Sage Grads and Approved Shamanic Explorers

Praying with Sacred Tobacco
Saturday, March 10th
9am to 3pm

Pre-requisite: ASHS Course I, or other Advanced Shamanic Work approved by Katherine

Connect with the spirit and essence of Tobacco in sacred ceremony and ritual. In this day of retreat, work with this sacred plant in silence, fasting and prayer. You will learn to invoke  the spirt of tobacco as your ally and as a powerful shamanic tool in your everyday life for clearing, cleaning and healing. Create a sacred relationship with tobacco, learning also to call it in for protection, and for assistance in creating greater boundaries and integrity in all areas of your life.

Tobacco is a sacred plant used by many indigenous peoples around the world. The tobacco we will work with is from the jungles of Peru. It is pure nicotine rustica, and is used by Peruvian shamans for clearing low frequency energies, such as trauma, unpleasant fear patterns and emotions. It is also used for protection and greatly assists sensitive, empathic people when used consciously as an ally, through prayer and with intention.

This is a one-day prayerful diet with tobacco, with an opportunity to get to know it better as a spirit ally and powerful healing tool. You learn to smoke it prayerfully and do not inhale the smoke. You can also opt in to pray with it as an ally and not smoke it, as the relationship is not dependent on smoking it, but on how you honor it and call it in as a spirit ally.

Cost $125
Repeats $99

Katherine Skaggs, Shamanic Practitioner
Katherine Skaggs is a shamanic practitioner who has trained extensively since 2007 with the Shipibo shamanic traditions from the Amazon jungles of Peru. In her apprenticeship she has dieted with various plants from the jungle that assist energetically, spiritually and physically. The first plant to diet with is Tobacco. The Spirit of Tobacco is a masculine energy and a fire medicine.

“To get to know this plant, the shamans create a fresh pressed drink out the the leaves of the tobacco plant. Each day the shamans pray into the plant drink with prayers for the medicine to assist us, and for us to become allies with it and its powers. They would also put prayers into three mapacchos for us to work with each day. A mapaccho looks like a cigarette, but is not, as it is pure tobacco and only meant for prayerful use. Then we would pray into our tobacco drink (or whatever plant we were working with), and drink it down. We would then rest, fast, pray and dream during the day. We began at dawn and were in ceremony until 3pm. Then we could break our fast. We did this for 7 days, as that is the minimum time for the sacred relationship to be created, and for the plant to lay its energy matrix into our field.”

Tobacco is sacred and not meant to be used mindlessly. It knows your prayers and will go to work for you if you hold it in its sacredness. And if you disrespect it, it will kill you!

Tickets

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Sacred Tobacco Class$125.00Admit one to Sacred Tobacco Class March 10, 2018 from 9am to 3pm.

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Sacred Tobacco - Repeat$99.00Admit one repeat to Sacred Tobacco Class Saturday, March 10th, 2018 from 9am to 3pm. Must have taken this class before to get the discount.

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Details

Date:
March 10
Time:
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cost:
$99 - $125
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Venue

Katherine’s Studio
3148 Birmingham Drive
Fort Collins, CO 80526 United States
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Phone:
970-372-0136
Website:
www.katherineskaggs.com

Organizer

Katherine Skaggs
Phone:
970-372-0136
Email:
katherine@katherineskaggs.com
Website:
www.katherineskaggs.com

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