Devoted Love

TEACHER: Avi Craimer and Sarah Barmak
THEME: Devoted Love
MEDITATION: Exploring Devotional Moods
INTERACTIVE: Spiritual Eros

In the Bhakti Yoga tradition of India there are distinct moods of love the can be cultivated in meditation which parallel distinct kinds of love we find in human relationships. Each “bhava” or mood, has the potential just as passionate and powerful as the next. There is the love of loyalty and service,the love of parents for children, the love of friends, and the love of romantic lovers. The second half will be led by Sarah Barmak author of the recently published book, Closer: Notes from the Orgasmic Frontier of Female Sexuality. She will guide us in a fun and safe exploration of the sensitive topic of how sexuality and spirituality can overlap and interweave.