The Azores are magnificent Portuguese Islands, believed to be the tips of the mountains of Atlantis
Tucked so preciously in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean, these 9 precious islands are considered by many as the Hawaii of the Atlantic
Experience the enchanting Azores
These are gorgeous Portuguese islands almost literally in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean, tucked away so preciously, and ready to be explored with wonder and magic!
The Azores Islands are in the process of reclaiming their sacred Atlantian title
The land, in the Azores, is full of life and energy that you will feel immediately upon setting foot on these islands! What an honor and magical journey to witness this reclamation of its sacred Atlantian title, while you, yourself will be guided throughout the Retreat, to reclaim your very own sacred Divinity!
Adorable little villages and communities
We will experience these small villages, symbolic of our "re-membering" (gathering in groups) with soul-aligned communities, to rewild and realign with Mother Earth and with our true Self
Deep soul journey
Daily journeys to different, awe-inspiring nature sites throughout the islands, to sit and connect deeply to your spirit + to Mother Earth.
Join us in connection through community circle
Experience your deeper Self through sharing and supporting one another
6 days first on the breathtaking island of Sao Miguel followed by 3 days on beautiful Terceira Island
We will spend every day in nature, visiting absolutely breathtaking sites through earth-connecting ceremonies (see list of these ceremonies below)
Breathtaking nature, connecting to each awe-inspiring site
The Azores Islands are stunning and absolutely magical. Join us in this mystical, mesmerizing, and soul-reviving journey in the Azores
What will we be doing during these 9 days in the Azores Islands?
Each day, we will experience the following deep connection to Mother Earth, and to our Self, through the following events, rituals, and ceremonies:
Earth grounding: connecting deeply to Mother Earth by walking barefoot at each of the sites, with intention and reverence, including a four directions devotional walk
During this retreat, we will be in deep reverence for nature, Mother Earth, and ourselves
2 Shamanic Ceremonies, Daily Cacao Circles, Ceremony of Self Acknowledgment; Fire Ceremony; Vision Casting Ceremony; Sacred Anointing & Reclamation Ceremony, Shamanic Flower Bath, Nature Ecstatic Dancing, Drum Ceremony, Tree Ceremony, Forest Bathing, Release Your-Fear Cave Ceremony, Food Blessing Ceremonies, Atlantic Ocean Ceremony, connecting to the whales and dolphins in those sacred waters.
- Optin to micro-dose psilocybin mushrooms, under the care of Shaman Chonon Soi (Laetitia)
- We will be making group intentional and devotional offerings to the land, in each of the sites we visit, through Cacao, leaves, flowers, seeds, and other natural elements.
- spring water gratitude blessings and activations as we fill our water bottles with fresh, natural spring water at local springs
- guided awe-inspired meditations out in nature, at various breathtaking sites
- sound baths for profound, vibrational shifts into a deeper self-love
- Osteo-sacral therapy offered by Michael Brewster, during the 2 Shamanic Ceremonies
- we will disconnect from your phones and reconnect to yourself
- and so much more!
Deep soul level connection
Cosmic Expansion Through Mama Cacao
Cacao is a cosmic Mother spirit, so gently nurturing us to open our hearts and see what's beyond our current beliefs and stories. We will be connecting, daily, to this beautiful Plant Medicine while out in nature, and sharing sacred Cacao offerings to Mother Earth, throughout the islands!
Cosmic Wisdom Through Psilocybin
Psilocybin guides us beyond beliefs. Immersed in nature, we transcend limits, unveiling insights, healing, and unity. These mushrooms are portals to mystical realms, expanding consciousness.
Hi love! 💛
I'm your host, Judy (Judite) Machado
Author and Cacao Spirit-Medicine Ceremonialist, Judy's life was forevermore transformed when she began to reverently drink Ceremonial Cacao daily. She developed a profound connection to this heart-opening, consciousness-raising infinite intelligence, now sharing with others how they too can connect deeply to Mama Cacao, to ignite their intuition, connection to Source, and clarity of their purpose. Cacao has exponentially accelerated her spiritual journey and she now shares this Sacred Cacao with others to experience through daily Rituals, Ceremonies, Facilitator Trainings, and Wellness Retreats in Peru & the Azores.
Follow Judy on Instagram at @goddesstemplecacao
I'm also your host, Shaman Laetitia "ChononSoi"
Laetitia Chonon Soi (Ciret) is a Shaman, Sound Healer, Reiki practitioner, and Astrologer. She has studied Sacred Plants Medicine with the Shipibo Conibo Tribe for 10 years, learning from renowned Maestros in Peru and Europe.
Based in Canada, Laetitia offers Shamanic Sessions, cacao ceremonies, and womb work online. She leads retreat groups for sacred plants medicine in Canada, Peru, and worldwide. She is dedicated to helping people find happiness and unconditional love.
Laetitia co-founded a Shamanic Healing Center in Peru specializing in Amazonian plants. She was recognized as a "Onanya" (Master Shaman) by the Shipibo Conibo Tribe and founded WOLFPAC, a community for healing and personal transformation. She also continues her Shamanic research and plant medicine studies in Peru.
Laetitia's sessions provide extraordinary insight into karmic patterns and life cycles, offering practical remedies to restore balance and empower individuals. She supports a foundation through a percentage of her fees and product sales.
Follow Laetitia on Instagram at @laetitiachononsoi
I'm also your host, Michael "Birin Soi" D.O. (MP)
Michael is an Osteopath who has dedicated his entire 30 plus year career to the services of others. Michael teaches Osteopathy internationally and works at a respected psychiatric hospital. Through out his career he has worked with a wide range of clients with a diverse range of maladies. From terminal cancer patients to NHL hockey players, professional actors and dancers as well as others living with chronic diseases like ALS and MS.
From the Founder of Osteopathic College of Ontario “ Michael has the best pair of hands he has ever trained”.
Michael’s current passion is in field of Cranial Osteopathy, made popular under the term “Cranial Sacral Therapy. This can be defined as “a holistic healing practice that uses very light touching to balance the craniosacral system in the body, which includes the bones, nerves, fluids, and connective tissues of the cranium and spinal area with the goal to awaken the body's own self-healing potential”.
Michael is currently an apprentice of the traditional Shipibo plant medicines and believes the fusion of these medicine will lead to greater understand of healing.
Awaken your authentic + ancient SELF, harmonizing Spirit + Earth
Your true nature is to be deeply authentic and intuitive. Awaken her from your dream and step into your purpose through this transformational 8 day sacred journey
Join us for a wellness journey of a lifetime!
Accommodation: Our Magnificent Home For The 9 Days:
We will stay in 2 beautiful hotels during our days together: On Terceira Island, we will stay 3 nights in Azoris Angra Garden Hotel. In Sao Miguel, we will say 6 nights in Hotel Verde Mar and Spa
EARLY BIRD PRICING
Please note, our next Retreat date will be May 2024.
Leave below your email so that we can send to you updated details shortly, for the early bird pricing.
STEP 1: SAVE YOUR SPOT!
CAD, per person (taxes extra)Pay in full or $600 deposit, directly to Judy at Goddess Temple Cacao
STEP 2: Book your Flight & Hotel
CAD, per person (taxes extra)Contact Judy to book your flights & hotels directly with Azores agent
What's included in this magical retreat?
There are 3 costs for this retreat, which have been divided:
1. 🌺 Flights & hotels are approx $3,897 Canadian (one room, single occupancy; double occupancy available) for these specific dates of the retreat, depending on the departure city. You will be guided by Judy to make this purchase directly with a tour company that Judy will share with you. Alternatively, you may have a favorite travel agent to book with.
2. 🌺 Guided daily travel to awe-inspiring sites, where we will experience sacred rituals and ceremonies to connect to Pachamama. This separate early bird cost includes all transportation to and from each site on each of the 8 days as well as the guided ceremonies and rituals by Judy, Laetitia, and Michael.
3. 🌺 Food, snacks, tips, personal purchases, and transportation to and from the airport. These are all extra and you will be responsible for paying these along the way, on our retreat. Breakfast is included during the hotel stay on Terceira Island. Rather than eating in larger tourist restaurants that are familiar with group menus, we will be experiencing unbelievably delicious traditional and typical Portuguese meals in many of Judy's favorite, smaller, local village restaurants. Everyone will have an opportunity to order directly and pay accordingly. Exceptional, yet reasonably priced food, is a beautiful part of this magical journey!
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