Sound Healing & Empowered Voice Camp
Located along the shore of Kootenay Lake near Nelson.B.C Canada
Sept 20-23, Equinox, 2019
A Sound Healing camp, offering various ways Sound can be used for healing, regardless of your experience. Interwoven with an experiential and practical workshop.
“If the whole creation can be well explained, it is by the phases of sound or vibrations, which have manifested in different grades in all their various forms in life. Objects and names and forms are but the expression of vibration in different aspects.”
Hazrat Inayat Khan
Offerings at the Camp
Workshop offer both theory and practical exercises.
- Vedic fire ceremony with mantras
- Songs for the Soul
- Embodied voice
- Sonic Sound Journies
- How to raise your personal vibration
- The 7 sounds of love
- The fundamentals of Sound Healing
- How to use your voice for Emotional Transformation and much more.
- Movement and Sound
Sound Healing Journeys
Not only experience the deep relaxation and renewal a sound journey gifts you first hand. Learn the theory behind how sound affects the bodies.
The Healing Power of Mantras
Learn and take part in a Vedic fire ceremony with the use of mantras.
Each day we will start our morning with reciting various mantras and have a workshop on mantras.
Commune with nature
We have carefully selected this pristine place in nature to compliment the sounds and the healing vibration being with all the Elements.
Awaken Voice, Your Most Powerful Instrument
Discover and awakening the most powerful instrument, your Voice
Jeremy Sills is a gifted musician with a B.A. in music from Carleton University and 20 years of training and exploring the healing power of sound. Having trained with Barclay MacMillan, Joy Gardner, Norma Gentile, Tom Kenyon, and others. For the past 8 years, he has worked with the plant medicine Ayahuasca, an ancient form of sound healing.
Sequoia’s life journey has been an ongoing evolvement of her spiritual development through the study and ongoing practice of yoga and healing. In her teenage years, Sequoia began to study esoteric knowledge secretly, by joining a regular study group on the topics of chakras, meditation and crystal healing.
I am a multi-discipline performance artist called by my initials KEA. I write songs and myths, I draw and design, teach public middle school and meditate, I sing, I dance, I parent and I play musical instruments. I am a thinker schooled by five decades of consciously applying intuitive and creative methods to mind, body and living.
“The more widely one observes nature, the more it appeals to ones soul. Why? Because there is a music there. And to the extent to which one sees more deeply into life and observes life more widely, one listens to more and more music.”
Hazrat Inayat Khan
Get Inspired with the Healing Power of Sound
- Friday, Sept 20, 2019, 3:30 -5:30 Register
- Saturday Full Program
- Sunday Full Program
- Monday Morning Sadhana
- Check out is 11:00 am Sept 23, 2019
Friday, Sept 20, 2019
- 3:30-5:30 Registration, meet and greet
- 5:30-6:30 Dinner
- 6:30-8:00 Opening Ceremony
- Vedic fire ceremony, mantras and songs.
- 8:30-9:30 Sonic Journey
- 9:30 Fireside stories and songs.
- The Full Schedule will be posted soon.
- 6 Delicious homemade delicious organic meals
- Boat shuttle
- Camping for 3 nights (bedding not supplied)
- Weekend Workshop
Early Bird Price is $375 until June 21
Regular Price is $420
Partial Work Trade Opportunities
We have a few discounted tickets for those willing to participate in work trade.
Early Bird is $375 until June 21 Regular Price is $420. Work trade consists of 12 hours either before, or during the program pay half price, depending on when you register.
Work Roles Available
- Administration, helping students check in for registration
- Social Media and promotion
- Kitchen help, helping prep the food, clean and set up
There are only a few applications available for partial work trade, if you are interested please do so ASAP
The Diva of the Kitchen
Lindsay, aka “Cardamama”, is a Wholistic Chef who has been serving nourishment with her heart and hands for well over the past decade in retreat centres, camps, and private events in British Columbia and abroad. She is deeply honoured to be serving in this way and pours her heart into every meal she prepares. Lindsay always strives to serve nourishing, wholesome, delicious food with the highest quality ingredients available. Her relationship with food and food preparation is deeply inspired by the wisdom tradition of Ayurveda, as well as Traditional Chinese Medicine, Western Herbology and the teachings of Weston A. Price, among others.
Alternative methods of payment are e-transfer or cash. Share your preferred method via email.
All ticket sales are final. There are no cancellations or refunds on ticket sales. Tickets are transferable.
If you are ready to take a break from technology, get inspired and meet people in your sounding community then you will love this gathering.
Camp Koolaree dock is at Lower Six Mile on highway 3A at McDonald’s Landing, which is a public wharf.10.1km from Nelson bridge. Since the camp is located on the other side of the lake there is a shuttle boat which is included in the ticket price as long as participants arrive at the allotted time. 3:00-5:00 pm Sept 20th,2019. Life jackets are provided. Shuttle service is from 3:00 on Sept 20, 2019. If you need shuttle service outside of the scheduled time, individuals will be charged an additional $25 per boat crossing.
Frequently Asked Questions. Click here to open
What is the maximum number of participants for the Sound Camp?
The camp holds 60 people
What if I want to leave early?
If you have to leave earlier than scheduled, you would have to pay extra for the boat driver $25 for the service. The event cost remains the same.
What are the accommodations?
Your choice is to sleep in a shared cabin with a few bunk beds in each room or pitch your tent near the lake or in the forest.
What if I have dietary restrictions?
In your registration form, you can write your requests. Most of the meals are vegan and we will do our best to accommodate each person. It can get complicated if there are too many requests. If you have very specific needs, you are encouraged to bring some extra food. All dishes will be labelled.
I have no previous experience using my voice.
No problem, as this event is for everyone.
I would like to go but I do not have a car?
There is a Facebook Event Page where you can communicate with others for a ride share. For those not on Facebook and would like to rideshare let us know and will post it for you.
What to Expect
If you join us with an open heart, willingness to learn, share and participate in the Sound community, you will receive inspiration, joy, fun and connections.
Friday, Saturday and Sunday night, after the scheduled events, there will be an opportunity for you to share a song or story around the fire (trusting there is no fire ban).
We ask that all who join us do so with respect to all beings, the two-legged, four-legged, winged ones, finned ones as we honour and respect the Sinixt Territory.
“Music relating to the words of power is the manifestation of the Shabda, or primordial energy endowed with creative and transformation powers. This energy comes from God/dess and is God/ess.”