" THE TEMPLE BODY "
JUNE 2019 - LAKE COWICHAN, BRITISH COLUMBIA
WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY
"WE ARE NOT BROKEN BY GRIEF BUT RATHER BROKEN OPEN THROUGH IT." - MR
. . . CEREMONIES . . .
'THE COMMITTAL' FINAL WORDS CACAO CEREMONY
THE TEARING OF THE VEIL & SHROUDING OF THE BODY RITUAL
" WE "
THE BODY OF THE TEMPLE BODY
THE CREATION & REMOVAL OF THE MASK RITUAL
THE SEARCH FOR WHAT UNITES US UNDERNEATH
DOWSING RITUAL CONSECRATION RITUALS GRAVE OFFERINGS
INITIATION INVITATION ORIENTATION OFFERING WATER BLESSINGS
walk of the nereids
the white procession
the celebration of life
the dark procession
THE FINAL GATHERING OF THE TEMPLE BODY
A RITE OF PASSAGE CEREMONY
BURNING - ILLUMINATING SOMETHING THAT IS THERE TO BE SEEN
BURYING - RELEASING THE HEAVINESS AND WEIGHT OF IT
BROADCASTING - PLANTING A SEED IN IT'S PLACE
"I’m beyond honoured to have been part of such a powerful experience. Changed my life. For the better." - NB
"I was quite deeply moved by the temple ritual you created this year, it was beautiful." - JR
"Such gratitude for it all. What a beautiful experience we all shared.
thank you for the honour of sharing medicine at your empowering temple.
This year has been quite a potent experience ." - SR C
"Unlike anything I'd had the pleasure to witness before." - VN
"GRIEF IS NOT AN EVENT THAT HAPPENED IT IS AN EVOLUTIONARY PROCESS THAT HAPPENS." - MR
ATMOSPHERIC PHOTO SERIES CREDIT: PANDORA YEUNG
AERIAL PHOTO SERIES CREDIT: XRAY NOVEMBER
WALK OF THE NEREIDS : FRACTAL FIVE FILMS