Vision Quest & Medicine Plants

About This Event

VISION QUEST SPAIN

TENERIFE-THE CANARY ISLANDS

RETREAT ECO CENTER LOS HIBRONES

What’s about? History A vision quest is a rite of passage in some Native American cultures. Among Native American cultures who have this type of rite, it usually consists of a series of ceremonies as sweat lodge and a complete fast for four days and nights, alone at a sacred site in nature. This rite has been done for many generations. During this time, the person prays and cries out to the spirits for a vision, one that will help to find a purpose in life, a role in the community or society, and a best serve the People.The time, Dreams and visions may involve natural symbolism – such as animals or forces of nature – that require interpretation by the Guide.The person who fasts stays awake and concentrates on their quest until their mind becomes “comatose, its Weyekin is revealed itself. Nowadays this is a rite celebrated around the world and attended by hundreds of people, men and women yearly go for a vision quest.


ATTENDANTS CONDITION

Choose to retreat in nature in the forest in a traditional lakota way and sharing your time in the campsite taking part in shamanic activities and teachings that will empower your whole life as Temazcals, Medicine Plants, therapies, (contact info blocked) so on.

This retreat is done in small groups to gurranty quality and well care of all attendants. 

 PROTOCOL TO TAKE INTO ACCOUNT PEOPLE WHO WANT TO DO THE VISION QUEST IN RETREAT IN NATURE FASTING FOR 4 DAYS Before going to a vision quest, it is required to prepare a few things and be informed about: 1. Please phone us or send an email to know your intention to do the retreat of the Vision Quest. Phone : (contact info blocked)2. Nutrition. We recommend going in a diet that prevents the consumption of certain kind of products (a list is provided by email)3. Preparation of the Tobacco prayers, sticks and flags of the 7 colours (info is given by email or phone call.4. A medical certification that proves you are in a good health. If you suffer from any issue, let´s us know to check with you personally.5. Flight-tickets with adequate dates for arrival and departure according to our schedule is important to ask before booking.6. Reading of Rules and a commitment to follow and fulfil them 
 ENROLLMENT IN A VISION QUEST Think seriously about whether you are ready to do this before you commit. Indecision and anxiety — especially as the quest dates approach — are a common experience, and the choice to act from our purposes and intentions rather than our fears is an important and empowering decision.  A vision quest is a profound experience and it has the potential to be a pivotal point in major life transitions. We highly recommend declaring your intention early to allow for thorough preparation. SCHEDULING: Other programs may also be scheduled to meet the needs for relaxation from a weekend to extended stays excursions or pilgrimages into nature, and they can be focused around various purposes. Costs and logistics will be worked out after finishing the vision quest. REGISTRATION, COSTS AND CANCELLATIONS The cost of a vision quest program for a vision Quester includes an apprentice training course, vision quest and activities, meals and accommodation.Payment of the 50% is required 6 weeks in advance of the Vision Quest date.In case of cancellation, the money is not refundable. It may be applied toward another program taking place in next year of your registration. ORGANIZER:Guide, Trainer and Adviser: Esther Siverio PLACERetreat Eco Center Los Hibrones.Granadilla de Abona. Tenerife. Spain Email: (contact info blocked) Phone: (contact info blocked) English and Spanish spoken
VIDEO ABOUT THE VISION QUEST . Click on this link or copy and paste: (contact info blocked)ZAlL0XtQaTU&t=210s


Author: Esther Siverio

Leader for Temazcals/Inipis/Sweatlodges, Vision Quests in Tenerife. Guide for Meditation retreats Healer & Shaman in the Canary Islands Trainer for: Awareness & Developing of Virtues Based on Granadilla de Abona-Tenerife in her headquarter space Retreats Eco Center Los Hibrones    





Event Highlights

  • Retreat in nature, Silence, Detox with food, Quietness, Calmness, focus, healing, transformation, spiritual growing, developing of psychic faculties, gifts, meditations, rites, ceremonies, wisdom ...etc.

Accommodations

The Retreat Eco Center Hibrones offers an extraordinary 100m2 wooden floor natural cave to stay or in tents in green areas inside of the center.
There is a double-shower room. There are 2 toilets. Kitchen, eating room, gardens are part of the shared spaces.

Amenities

  • Free Wifi
  • Towels
  • Free Parking
  • Kitchen
  • Coffee/Tea
  • Cafe
  • House-Keeping

Menu Types

  • Vegan
  • Vegetarian
  • Organic
  • Dairy Free
  • Nut Free

Menu/Cuisine

Vegan, (contact info blocked)

Directions

From South airport Reina Sofia is 20 minutes away to Retreat Eco Center by car.
Taking a taxi can cost 15-20euros.
Note: Ask the taxi-driver to take to Calle La Higuera, 68 Los Blanquitos.
Get off in Casa Pico when the cement-road is finished. Then you must walk up 100 meters.

Buses: from airport you go to San Isidro. From San Isidro to Granadilla. From Granadilla you must take a taxi.
Best option: a taxi from airport to the Eco Center Hibrones.
Note: drive to Calle La Higuera, 68 Los Blanquitos.
Get off in Casa Pico when the cement-road is finished. Then you must walk up 100 meters. Get off in Casa Pico when the cement-road is finished. Then you must walk up 100 meters.

Tags: ayahuasca bufo alvarius community eco center fasting healing meditation nature retreat shamanism temazcal tenerife vegan food yoga

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Why Retreat?

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I'm having a baby in October and want to focus my practice so I can be present and calm! Laine
 

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We believe human beings are innately wise, strong and kind. This wisdom, although not always experienced, is always present. Going on retreat is a beautiful way to reconnect to our basic sanity and health. Our aspiration at Retreat Guru is to inspire people to experience authentic retreats and reconnect with their innate wisdom, strength and kindness.

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