Seri Culture Immersion Excursion (Bufo Alvarius)
With Luis Miguel Lopez, Alfonso Morales Romero and Eva Evers
November 11 - 15, 2024
Embark on a transformative 6-day spiritual journey with the Seri people, indigenous custodians of the ancient Sonoran Desert, and immerse yourself in their profound spiritual wisdom and culture that dates back thousands of years. This unique retreat offers an opportunity to connect deeply with nature, experience traditional and Bufo Alvarius ceremonies, and gain insights into the Seri way of life.
1. Traditional Ceremonies and Rituals:
Join revered elders and medicine people of the Seri tribe in powerful traditional ceremonies including the sacred sweat lodge, plant healing and Bufo Alvarius ceremonies. Experience the healing and transformative effects of these ancient practices guided by experienced spiritual leaders.
2. Energy Healings and Spiritual Insights:
Engage in energy healing sessions guided by Seri spiritual guides, offering a unique opportunity to align your spiritual energy and gain profound insights into your inner self. Learn about the traditional methods of healing that have been passed down through generations.
3. Sacred Island Tour:
Embark on a guided tour of the Seri people’s sacred island, a place of immense spiritual significance. Learn about their cosmology, the stories that bind their existence to this land, and the wisdom they derive from the natural world that surrounds them.
4. The Power of Seri Songs:
Discover the transformative power of the Seri songs, an essential aspect of their spiritual practices. Experience the harmony and connection that these ancient songs bring, allowing a deeper understanding of the Seri spiritual worldview.
5. Connection with the Land:
Explore the deep and intimate connection that the Seri people have with their land, the Sonoran Desert. Learn how they live in harmony with their environment, embracing the interconnectedness of all life and fostering a respect for the natural world.
6. Cultural Immersion:
Immerse yourself in the vibrant Seri culture through storytelling, traditional arts, music, and dance. Engage with the community, gain a profound appreciation for their way of life, and build lasting connections during your retreat.
About the Seri People:
The Seri people, also known as the Comcaac, have inhabited the coastal region of northwestern Mexico for millennia. Their cultural heritage, deeply intertwined with nature, has been passed down through generations. The Seri’s spiritual worldview emphasizes the interconnectedness of all life, honoring the sanctity of the land and its creatures.
What to Expect:
We take a holistic approach to optimal wellbeing and spiritual development designed to deepen your experience and offer extensive preparation and integration support before and after focused on lasting results. During the retreat, we use several modalities to enhance your experience, such as movement, breath work and meditation. To help you feel at your optimal best organic and locally sourced (where possible) meals are included during your stay with us.
Each participant will be assessed before entering the program through a compulsory application form and screening. Due to the powerful nature of psychedelic ceremonies and the impact that others sharing the space can have, we limit this retreat to 6 selected people.
A hacocama (medicine man) from the shark and mountain clan and a member of the Comcaac Nation (Seri Tribe) elder council. He was taught the medicine of plants, songs, spiritual healings and other ceremonies from his grandparents since he was a child.
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A Comcaac hacocama from the teacher clan and a member of the council of elders of Comcaac Nation (Seri Tribe). He was prepared since childhood to assume responsibility of traditional medicine from his tribe such as plants, songs and Bufo Alvarius.
Learn more about Alfonso Morales Romero
Eva dedicates her time to the expansion of the indigenous knowledge, taking care of our members and the team. She created this organization and dedicates with passion and gentleness to all the administration and organizational details as the managing director and founder. Eva is a coach and facilitator who has been working with clients all over the world for over 20 years. She trained in Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) and various individual and team 360-degree feedback tools. Eva is a certified psychospiritual and psychedelic integration coach, as well as a Gamma Breathwork, Reiki Level 2, and sound healing practitioner. She is…
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