Sacred Cacao Course & Ceremony Training
Opening The Heart With Mother Cacao
January 10th - 28th, 2021
Curious about Cacao and practices of this sacred heart opening plant?
Join us for Course #1: A Heart Opening Introduction to Cacao
Are you a yoga teacher, body worker, mediation guide or other space holder and would like to guide others in Meaningful Cacao Ceremonies?
Join us for Course #1 & Certification Course (Course #2)
Gather with Tara, Grounding Expert, Tantra Guide & Cacao Ceremonial Facilitator, and like minded group for a journey into the magic of Mother Cacao. We will learn the history, growth, forms, preparation and sacred uses of Cacao according to the traditional ways, as well has her magical ability to open the heart. A ceremonial guide certification option is also available through course #2.
For Who? Anyone ages 16 - 116 (ages 16 - 17 must attend with an adult) who is interested in learning more about Cacao and the mindful practices surrounding this ancient plant. Ceremony Certification Course - you must already be an experienced space holder (Yoga teacher, meditation guide, body work, counselor, etc)
Introductory Course Live & Recorded (required for certification)
Session #1: Attend Jan 10th 7PM - 8:30PM MST OR Jan 14th 11AM - 12:30PM MST
History of Cacao, how was it used traditionally, growth, harvest, processed
- Session #2: Attend Jan 17th 7PM - 8:30PM MST OR Jan 21st 11AM - 12:30PM MST
- Medicinal/ benefits, opening the heart, uses, forms, purchase & preparation
- Session #3: Attend Jan 24th 7PM - 8:30PM MST OR Jan 28th 11AM - 12:30PM MST
- Group Cacao Ceremony (Cacao NOT provided)
10 Hour Cacao Ceremony Guide Certification/ You must attend 2 of the 3 above sessions LIVE, complete all 3, including homework assignments and complete the below.
Session #4: Attend Jan 31st 7PM - 9PM MST OR Feb 4th 11AM - 1PM MST
1 forty-minute recorded video
Turn in quiz from above video
Articles and supporting content and material
1 thirty-minute check in session with Tara
1 thirty minute personal practice with Cacao (Cacao Not Provided)
1 thirty- minute personal ceremony with Cacao (Cacao Not Provided)
1 one-hour long practice in guiding 1 or more persons in a Cacao ceremony (Cacao Not provided)
Optional Check in with Tara
Final due date is March 1st for all of the above. An extension is available up to 1 year for $25.