Cacao is raw chocolate in its purest form stemming directly from the Theobroma cacao tree. Cacao is a often associated with being a super human health elixir. It is filled with antioxidants, vitamins, and has active ingredients that stimulate serotonin (chemical in our brain that produces good mood.)
Cacao has been used in ancient ceremonies as far back as 1900 BC and more recently traced to ancestors in Central America. Because of the stimulate in the cacao it is a popular ceremonial drink when working with the heart chakra. Cacao is known as a heart opening elixir and stimulates intimacy and pleasure.
During a cacao ceremony we will drink small doses of ceremonial cacao and move through different sequences to stimulate your heart chakra and connect to your inner being. Cacao can be highly transformative and deepen our connection too old patterns or thoughts that may be holding heavy over our hearts. This is a ceremony all about embodiment and tapping into our current experience. During this cacao ceremony we will journey through a drum visualization and connect with mantra through harmonium music. Join us for this shamanic inspired healing circle. This is a very basic description of this event and this post does not do justice on the ancient wisdom behind this practice. Please reach out if you have any questions about this ceremony.