New Thought Center of Hawai`i
A Sanctuary of Aloha for the nourishment, development, and evolution of each individual's unique spiritual path.
FREE child care during Sunday Services.
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We are located at
81-6587 Mamalahoa Hwy, C302
Pualani Terrace, Building C302 in Kealakekua,
From Kailua Kona drive south on the highway to Kealakekua. On your left you will see all the banks then look right for Antiques and Ice Cream (large red building on makai/ocean side of the highway). The entrance is right next door. From south we are on the left, just a few tenths of a mile past Konawaena School Road traffic light.
for mail: P.O. Box 333, Kealakekua, HI 96750
Our facilities are handicap friendly with lots of paved parking area.
Childcare is provided at Sunday morning services.
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Sunday, June 19, 2019
Summer Solstice Celebration & Drumming Circle
Presented by Dawn Barnett
Special times Begin 9:45 am until 12 noon
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Dawn Barnett will lead an experiential program in observance of the summer solstice this week. Participants will go on a shamanic journey, a personal meditative experience which includes a guided visualization and drumbeats of a certain rhythm, intended to induce an altered state of consciousness. Please join us in starting the service with half an hour of community drumming, which begins at 9:45. (Some drums and rattles provided) This will be an extended service, lasting from until noon.
According to Dawn's study of indigenous wisdom, the summer solstice is the ideal time to connect with the archetype of the Healer, that aspect of ourselves that demonstrates the principle of paying attention to what has heart and meaning. The season supports our ability to access the human resources of love and compassion.
Dawn draws from several sources in creating this program: two years of shamanic foundational training with Angeles Arrien, author of several books, including “The Four-Fold Way”; one year of shamanic training, including drum making, with artist and teacher Ellen Fishburn; her training in hypnotherapy with David Quigley and Yukio Hasegawa; and the ceremonial practices of author, teacher and ceremonialist Sedonia Cahill with whom she studied for several months and also did a ten day vision quest in Death Valley, California.
The solstice ceremony will take place in the Honua Room, adjacent to the lanai of Building C, Pualani Terrace in Kealakekua.
Every day, through our thoughts, we get to create the experience of better living.