Saturday, 30 January 2016

Welcoming Movement Ritual on Lá Fhéile Bríde, / Imbolc

Here is details of a beautiful way to celebrate Lá Fhéile Bríde / Imbolc ...

NUI Galway Arts Office presents:
Welcoming Movement Ritual on Lá Fhéile Bríde, / Imbolc  
Contemplative Dance / Workshop with Bernadette Divilly

Monday, February 1st, 2016 | 8.00am – 9.30am
The Cube, Áras na Mac Léinn, NUI Galway | Free of charge
Meet at Archway, Quadrangle Building, at 7.50am

In this workshop we will share contemplative dance practice, focusing on the deep well of well-being within, allowing the dance of being find us.  There will be the opportunity for stillness, mindful movement and sharing in the rich cultural heritage of Brigit or Bríd.  Transition into Spring, honoring the tradition of Imbolc and Lá ‘le Bríde.  
Key elements in this work: Celtic Ritual, Meditation, Somatics, Cultural Heritage and Dance Movement.  
·         Please wear comfortable layers of clothing suitable for walking outdoors as well as indoors, and bring a blanket.   
Imbolc is an ancient celebration was considered in the past as a wonderful time to bring a new life into the world.
Facilitator, Bernadette Divilly works as a Dance Movement Psychotherapist and Socially Engaged Choreographer in Galway.  Her work includes a focus on Walking, Contemplative Dance, Dance Movement Therapy, Somatic Psychology, Humanistic Integrative Psychotherapy and Urban Design.   For more information visit:   To book a place, email Bernie on: or 085 1260931.

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