Community Connection and Grief Ritual

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Community Connection and Grief Ritual
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Event Date: 
Monday, February 5, 2018 - 07:00

In response to the times we are in, please join Alexis Slutzky and others for a community gathering, Tending Our Grief – an evening of coming together in song, sharing and simple ritual. This event is co-sponsored by the Mankind Project.

Yoga Soup - 28 Parker Way, Santa Barbara, California 93101

It is important that we come together to share and grieve as well as resource ourselves with connection and beauty. We have all been impacted by the slew of recent tragedies. Some have lost loved ones, others have lost home and belongings, still others are injured and in serious condition, and all of us have had our sense of safety and predictability shaken. This is an opportunity to honor our personal and collective grief ~ with regards to the mudslides, fires, sorrows of the world, and other places of grief which often get stimulated in times of crisis – places in ourselves that have not known love, what we expected and did not receive, and the reality that everything we love, we will lose. Grief and sorrow are givens in this life, as a natural part of the human experience, meant to be experienced with others, communally, not in isolation. Grief is intimately connected to our love and gratitude and can deepen us if we allow it.

Suggested donation 10$ -Donations will go towards relief funds for families impacted by the mudslides. No one will be turned away for lack of funds.

Please contact Alexis at alexisslutzky@gmail.com with any questions. RSVP with Yoga Soup.

Spread the word. All are welcome.

*The ManKind Project is a nonprofit training and education organization with three decades of proven success hosting life-changing experiential personal development programs for men, including the New Warrior Training Adventure, which has been described by thousands of men as the most powerful personal growth opportunity they have ever experienced. The Mankind Project supports a global network of ongoing, free peer-facilitated men’s groups and supports men in leading lives of integrity, authenticity, and service.

Event Category: 
WELLNESS