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Winter Solstice Ceremony and Sound Bath

  • Barcombe Mills Road Lewes, England, BN8 United Kingdom (map)

Enter the stillness of Winter Solstice with ceremony, journeying and time for reflection with Ali Rabjohns and Anthea Barbary. 

Ali is an an experienced practitioner of Andean energy medicine, a teacher and an artist. Ali has spent time in Peru working with a range of medicine men and women, participating in Amazonian medicine plant ceremonies and in Inca ceremonies in the High Andes. More details about Ali's shamanic work can be found on 

Anthea is the founder of Alternative Lewes, and is passionate about promoting alternative businesses and practitioners. For the past 21 years, she has been practising acupuncture, hypnotherapy and Reiki, 16 of those years in Lewes.

Special guests and international artists Michael Ormiston and Candida Valentino will be offering a Deep Healing Sound Bath . Michael Ormiston is the UK's most experienced Mongolian Khöömii (Overtone) Singer, a multi-instrumentalist, composer and therapeutic sound practitioner.

Candida is presently developing soundtransformations workshops with Michael Ormiston. She uses healing sounds both in individual sessions as well as in concerts around the U.K and in Europe. 

Find more info about their work on:

There will be plenty of chairs available to sit on. Please bring a blanket to keep warm and a yoga mat to lie on if preferred.
Hot/cold non - alcoholic drinks and some snacks will be available after the main event. Please pay to book as we sold out last year. Tickets will be £20 .

Please bring blankets/ yoga mat or cushions to lie on and a pen and paper for notes. 

Contact: to book directly, or call her on 07528614747.Directions to venue are here:

From the A26 take the Barcombe Mills Road at Clayhill. Keep on this road for approximately 2 miles. Passing Church Lane on the left 100 yards further you will find Barcombe Village Hall on the right. If you reach Mongers Mead you will have gone too far. 

From the A275 just north of Cooksbridge you will find The Rainbow public house - take the road signed to Barcombe. Follow this road (Town LIttleworth Road) for approximately 11/2 miles then take the right turn and follow the road into Barcombe Village. At the roundabout turn right onto the Barcombe Mills Road and follow this road to the outskirts of the village, passing Mongers Mead on your right, a few yards further on Barcombe Village Hall is situated on the left.

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Later Event: January 10
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