Dances of Universal Peace - Rahmana has been on the Sufi path as a dance teacher, guide and friend of the heart since the mid eighties. The atmosphere she creates invites us to realize that playfulness, humor and liveliness is not in contradiction to deep-focussed spiritual practice.
Dances of Universal Peace - Dominic Ashmole began leading the dances in 2007, and does so regularly in Scotland and occasionally further afield - or, as on this occasion, in a field. His delight is in the present-moment vibrancy and atmosphere of the dance experience – the singing of resonant, heartfelt sounds while moving through a sacred space with others.
Dances of Universal Peace - Shamsia Sandra Sunfire has been living and Dancing in Mid-Wales for 25 years. Her local circle at Derwenlas in Wales has been Dancing Dances of Universal Peace for around 28 years now and continues to welcome new Dancers as well as those with more experience and visitors who are in this beautiful part of the world.
Dances of Universal Peace & Mindfulness - Daren 'Kagyu Senje' is a personal student of Akong Rinpoche in the Kagyu lineage of Tibetan Buddhism. After a long nearly 2 year pilgrimage in India in 1989/1990 he was initiated and trained in Mahamudra and chod by Tibetans.
Dances of Universal Peace & Harmonic Temple - Nickomo & Rasullah will be leading sessions of Harmonic Temple, and dances from the Druid tradition. Rasullah has been leading the dances for over 30 years and also mentors other dance leaders. Her spiritual path is Druidry and she uses the dances to celebrate the seasonal festivals of the year.
Dances of Universal Peace - Matthew believes passionately in the power of dance and music to open hearts and support people in deepening into themselves. Matthew has organised and taught Dances of Universal Peace since 2009. He runs a monthly group in Bristol and has taught at dance camps in the UK, France and Latvia.
Dances of Universal Peace - Glen's spiritual background is in Sufism and Advaita Vedanta and this breathtakingly beautiful form of sacred song and dance has been alive in him for 20 years. The dances are a tool for the transmission of blessing that opens the heart to qualities of love and reconnects dancers to the natural state of pure awareness beyond thought.
Sight Singing Sacred Music - Dee Jarlett has been a Unicorn Voice Camp teacher since the inception of the camp. She co-founded Gasworks Choir, Naked Voices, Sweet Soul Sisters, Gasworks Scratchy Folk Orchestra, Strings and Things, Classical Gas and Sing Your Socks Off.
Sacred Sight Singing - Sarah is a Natural Voice teacher with twelve years' experience and many camps under her belt. She is particularly inspired by sacred singing of all kinds and the strong connection it creates between singers.
Taize & Gospel - I am inspired by the wonderful ability that singing together has to build community and well-being.
Ceilidh - Kate is a voice teacher and singer, based in the North East of Scotland, affiliated to The Findhorn Foundation International Spiritual Community and Eco-Village.
Circle Dance - Rosa has been teaching Circle Dance since the early '80s, and runs dance events in Shropshire with "her" band Bellamonda.
Sami Chants - I would like to offer some traditional yoiks and chants from the Sami people, of north Sweden, Iceland and Lapland.
Yoga Nidra & Laughter Yoga - I have been practicing yoga since 1972, teaching within meditation groups, womens' circles and shamanic gatherings for over 30 years.
Circle Dance - I have been dancing for over 40 years. My most influential teachers were Keith Armstrong and Colin Harrison both of whom learnt directly from Bernard Vosien at Findhorn.
Devotional Singing & Circle Dance Band - I lead the Circle Dance band, which is open to musicians who feel confident to learn traditional tunes, either by ear or with music, ready to accompany the evening circle dance.
HeartIQ - Simon is a heart-centred coach who facilitates heart intelligence retreats with his partner Christina Gulzar, in Britain and internationally. Camp is a wonderful place for this transformational work of coming into more loving acceptance of who we truly are.
Devotional Singing - Chrissie has been playing guitar & singing at kirtans & satsangs in the West country for over 30 years, including Santosa Yoga camps. She has been at Unicorn Camp for the last several years and loves it!
Devotional Singing & Dances of Universal Peace - I love the way that Devotional Singing and the Dances can open a door in our hearts, connecting us to each other and to the streams of blessing that they bring. There is a deep joy and transformative power in sharing this together.
Yoga - Ty Lynne was first introduced to yoga by lovely Elizabeth while living in the Thai jungle in 1990s and has completed teacher trainings with Sivananda Yoga UK and Devon School of Yoga.
Family Constellations - UKCP registered Gestalt Psychotherapist and Family Constellations Practitioner, Barbara has been involved with constellation work since the Founder, Bert Hellinger was first invited to England in the mid 90s.
Harmony Singing - Bruce will be running two self-contained harmony singing workshops - sharing some of his favourite acapella gems. Bruce has been coming to Unicorn Village Camps since 1998, and was soon inspired to become both a choir leader and a circle dance leader.
Drumming & Firenight - Since founding his Sunshine Drumming Company in 1994, the percussionist Mike McElya has been winning a great reputation for his charismatic blend of instruction, inspiration, team-building and entertainment.
Drumming & Firenight - Teaching and performing African music and dance since 2002. Based in Brighton, Chris performs and teaches regular classes in djembe and African music/dance in Sussex. She has worked in schools, community groups, clubs, the corporate world, festivals & camps, one-to-one and with large groups.
Creative Arts for Children - I specialize in teaching creative arts, including music, drama and painting. From the beginning I have used the Dances as an integral part of my daily teaching to enhance community and for exploring spiritual ideas.
Deep Ecology - Alan Heeks has led a wide variety of spiritual and personal development groups, often involving DUP, for the past 20 years.
Qi Gong - My Morning Practice ‘Qi Gong’ is an easy accessible mix responding to the group each day with elements from Qi Gong, Tai Chi, massage, dance, contact Impro etc.
Our camps are alcohol and drug free creating a safe environment.
There is music, song, fireside chat and laughter but no late night noise or amplified music.