May 14 @ 4:12 am
Psilocybin 5 day retreat
August 12 @ 4:00 pm - August 16 @ 4:00 pmEuro1190
With 2 psilocybin ceremonies combined with workshops for body, mind and soul, we provide a wonderful retreat to awaken your true potential at a phenomenal location. In these 5 days our goal is to align you with your natural state of being.
July 15/19 2021
August 12/16 2021
September 9/13 2021
THIS RETREAT INCLUDES
- 1 Psilocybin journey for going inwards with a marvellous playlist to guide you
- 1 Psilocybin ceremony in a group setting with live music and songs
- A daily program with workshops for improving physical and body-awareness
- Detailed preparation guidelines and intake conversation
- Comprehensive integration program
- Personal coaching consultations
- 5 Days of biological and delicious vegetarian food and drinks
- Teaching on sacred plants
- Private lodgings at our glamping
- Transport from and to the train station or use of our carpool system
- Sharing the experience with likeminded people
- A follow-up integration check and aftercare
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EARTH AWARENESS RETREAT CENTER
The centre has facilitated ceremonies for thousands of people since 2006, collaborating with keepers of ancestral knowledge. We have integrated several shamanic traditions and blended it with our own European roots. We have used this experience to finetune an authentic balance between indigenous traditions, modern Western culture and scientific knowledge. This gives our organisation a strong foundation of professional standards, safety protocols and ethics. The cornerstone of our retreats is an incredible transdisciplinary team of skilled and experienced facilitators who are there to support.
We are dedicated to provide our guests the opportunity to benefit from the psilocybin’s potential to catalyse a life changing experience. For us it is not a job or a hobby, but a way of life. The main difference between us and most other retreat centres is that we live at this place as well. You really visit us as our personal guest, you are truly involved in our off grid lifestyle and philosophy. You eat the veggies we cultivate, the artwork all around is home-made, so you can experience first-hand how it feels to live in closer connection to nature. Our guests often tell us this element is a contribution to the whole experience and surely a rare thing to find in Western Europe.
Are the general name for mushrooms that contain psilocybin and psilocyn. In the ceremonies we use magic truffles which are non-toxic to the body and completely legal in the Netherlands. Psilocybin mushrooms enlighten the brain, free the mind and activate the waking dream state. They expand consciousness, allowing us to realize the wonder of life. They are a key to the circle of oneness and show us how everything is interconnected and interrelated. We use them to accelerate self-discovery, as a tool for healing and as a visionary vehicle to travel within and beyond.
Is a marking point in time. It is an ancient way of setting the space for conscious transformation, it creates safety and clarity. For thousands of years wisdom-keepers from all over the world are using psychedelics for healing and vision with undeniable results. Here in the West, the spiritual use of these compounds is rather new and is often used in a more therapeutic setting. Although both approaches have their own qualities, we strongly believe that the Western approach only, is not sufficient enough to activate the whole spectrum of potential.
1st Ceremony – The introduction ceremony takes place on the Friday and is meant to cultivate trust and gently sensitize your inner world, sinking into the retreat. During this ceremony all participants take place on a mattress around the fireplace and go into total relaxation, letting go into nothingness. A specially created playlist is supporting this inner journey and allows you to explore the depths of your being. The focus is going within and therefore has minimal group dynamics, a more Western way of doing psychedelics.
2nd Ceremony – This ceremony takes place on the Sunday. In this ceremony there is the possibility to be present, to express, to be alive and really work with the energies that move through you. Although your journey is still a personal one, this ceremony has a higher level of togetherness. During the night the facilitators will balance the energies with a multitude of instruments and their profound musical skills. These ceremonies are dynamic and alive, with beautiful acoustic music, sensitive songs and powerful chants, silence and sincere sharing around the fireplace. We hold space with a clear ceremonial structure that leaves room for a playful, open minded and intuitive course, you are invited to contribute.
Consists of minimum 5 and maximum 12 participants (or less if virus-regulations require it), both male and female and often from different nationalities, therefore we speak English. All participants share more or less the same intention; to create a more rewarding life. People are curious to explore higher consciousness or are seeking a way to enrich and enhance their lives and reconnect with nature. In our modern culture a lot of people are feeling more and more enmeshed in impossible demands, pressure and stress, with a sense of being out of step with their true authentic self. Psilocybin offers a way to find pathways to reconnect. In the trust and safety of the group you find recognition and many times friendships evolve from these shared experiences. The group stimulates you to develop your talents and deal with your challenges. After the magic mushroom ceremony there is space to exchange personal interests with other participants, also there are many spots in our beautiful garden where you can find the silence and peace.
A diverse team of caring and experienced facilitators will be there to make sure that everything is taken care of, before during and after the ceremonies. The Earth Awareness team consists in total of 15 team members; 2 lead facilitators, 8 facilitators, 2 ground facilitators and 3 back office operators. Together we form a solid, enthusiastic and warm hearted team with the common goal to generate awareness from within as a contribution to the health of all. Check some of our facilitators: https://magicmushroomceremony.com/team
THE RETREAT PROGRAM We offer a varied and supportive activity-program during the whole retreat. We have set up a balanced program that helps your body, mind and soul to integrate the psilocybin experiences. Every retreat will be slightly different, depending on which facilitators are joining. We offer things like yoga, chi qong, mindfulness and visualization, drum-trance journey, ecstatic dance, teaching on sacred plants, meditation, creativity or breathwork. With these effective tools you are able, also after the retreat when you are at home again, to integrate the changes in your daily life. Of course, if you need space or are not in the mood, you are welcome to withdraw and read a book, chill out or take a walk.
Each participant has a nice and cosy private space at our indoor glamping. A tent where you can stand upright, with a bed, a mattress, sheets/duvet/pillow, a carpet and a night lamp will provide you in your basic needs. The tents have a height of 2.50 m and are 2.50×2.50 m. They are situated on our spacious and light upper atelier. Our accommodation has all benefits of following a natural lifestyle. During the retreat you go back to basic at our off grid centre, you shower in rainwater and you manage without much electricity.
FOOD & DRINKS
We love good food and it is our pleasure to serve our guests simple and delicious home-made food and drinks. Veggies and herbs come straight from our own garden whenever possible. We grow pumpkins, beans, potatoes, tomatoes, beetroots, spinach, lettuce and much, much more. We serve vegetarian and biological meals, soups and snacks.
Our psilocybin 5 day retreat is meant for people with good mental and physical health. It is not offered as a substitute for medical or psycho-therapeutic care. Psilocybin mushrooms cannot be taken in combination with anti-depressive or anti-psychotic medication. If you are on these or other kind of medication or doctor treatments you are required to consult your doctor before joining this weekend. For your safety and the safety of others you always need to inform us about your medical or psychological treatments or complaints.
The prices include the food & drinks, accommodation, psilocybin mushrooms, pick-up service and so on. Except for banking costs or travel expenses, there are no additional costs. Choose a ticket price that suits your personal financial situation, Our pricing system is based on trust, we don’t do an income check. It is possible to make a deposit of half the price and pay the other half before a minimum of 14 days before your retreat starts.
- High rate ticket 1320 €uro (or 2 x a deposit of 660 €uro)
We thank you in advance for choosing the high rate ticket, this means we are able to maintain this pricing system and keep the possibility open for more people to join. By purchasing a high rate ticket, you are giving others with less financial freedom means the chance to participate with a low rate ticket.
- Standard rate ticket 1190 €uro (or 2 x a deposit of 595 €uro)
A standard rate ticket covers the costs of this event. Please choose this option unless you don’t have don’t have enough money, or unless you are in a fortunate financial position which makes it possible for you to afford the high rate ticket.
- Low rate tickets 1060 €uro (or 2 x a deposit of 530 €uro)
Low rate tickets are for people who would not be able to participate at the standard price, for example students and those with a low income. We will not ask you for proof of status. However, we ask that you choose honestly, as we only have a limited number of low income tickets available.
INTAKE & RESERVATION
Step 1 – Read our terms and conditions and cancellation policy: https://www.magicmushroomceremony.com/prices
Step 2 – Let us know you are interested and fill in the intake form: https://forms.gle/VLjRhc4q4Dr4QH9S7
Step 3 – We will contact you within 5 working days by email with the payment details.
Step 4 – A facilitator will give you a call for the intake conversation. You make your reservation definite by making the transfer.
Step 5 – When your payment is received, your reservation will be confirmed. We send you an email with all details and specific information for a good preparation.
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CONTACT Feel free to contact us for more information. We can schedule a telephone call on forehand if that is required.
Address: Ambonstraat 2, 7395 MA Teuge (the Netherlands)
1.COVID CANCELLATION TERMS: If you need to cancel because of covid-restrictions there are 2 options:
1a. Reschedule your ticket to another date, or leave your ticket valid for 2 years to reschedule in the future
1b. Until 21 days before your magic mushroom ceremony starts you can ask for a refund minus 25 euro admin costs. If you cancel within the last 21 days you can ask for a refund minus 50 euro
2.When do we speak of a covid related cancellation?
2a. When the borders are closed or flights are cancelled and you cannot/are not allowed to come
2b. When the government has decided to change the restrictions, which make it impossible to continue with the magic mushroom weekend ceremonies
2c. When you have symptoms or are tested positive on covid or your housemates are tested positive
2d. When because of corona-restrictions, we receive too many cancellations from participants which makes it impossible to run the weekend ceremonies
3.When do we not speak of a covid related cancellation?
3a. When it is theoretically possible to attend, but you choose not to attend yourself. This can happen by various reasons, for example you don’t want to get tested at the airport. In these cases the normal cancellation policy is valid.
GENERAL CANCELATION POLICY Cancelling your reservation is always possible, but might include cancelation fees. Cancellation is only possible by email.
- If you cancel within 14 days before the retreat starts, we refund 50% of the total price
- If you cancel within 30 days before the retreat starts, we refund 75% of the total price
- If you cancel within 30+ days before the retreat starts, you pay 25 euro reservation and administration costs
If Earth Awareness has no other option than cancelling the magic mushroom ceremony, we refund 100% of your ticket. We never refund your travel expenses or banking costs.