Vedic Healing Chant

September 13-16 (Thursday dinner-Sunday breakfast)

This vibrational program is for all those who wish to learn and begin practicing the ancient sound science of Vedic Healing Chant.  The program is offered to deepen your experience in chanting and to refine the knowledge you may already have.  Teaching is traditional, through oral transmission, repetition, and with the aid of chant-texts, transliterations, and English translations from the original Sanskrit.

Pat Moffitt Cook, PhD.  is the founder and director of the Open Ear Center originally in Washington State (1994-2011) and now in Santa Fe, New Mexico since 2012. Cook is an early pioneer in the research and education of cross-cultural sound and music in healthcare, wellness and education. Her research in crosscultural musical healing is paralleled with extensive training and certification in auditory stimulation and sensory integration methods.
For over 35 years, Pat has traveled throughout the world recording and participating in musical rituals and the daily life of other cultures. She studied six and half years with a Chinese/Indonesian grand master of martial and healing arts in Indonesia and the United States. Afterwards, Cook researched, studied with and practiced, musical healing with a North Indian Hindu village healer near Varanasi, India for over a decade. Pat is a certified teacher of Vedic Chant by the Krishnamacharya Healing and Yoga Foundation (KHYF) and a certified teacher in Vedic Healing Chant by the Krishnamacharya Yoga Madarim (KYM), both in South India. Pat travels extensively each year for research into musical and sound therapies and to enhance her personal practice in sacred sound which includes, Buddhist, Hindu and Vedic chant

Program Fee: $125 

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