Vinn Arjuna Martí
experienced freedom and aliveness running in circles in the school yard and dancing in the Bronx. Storytelling informed him how to speak with presence, and working with young children taught patience. Arjuna created Soul Motion Conscious Dance Practice. He offers freedom, aliveness, presence.
sanc•tu•ary n, 1. A sacred place such as a church, temple, or mosque. 2. A place of refuge or asylum.
Vinn Arjuna Martí, designer of Soul Motion asks, “What is it like to move in a fresh, authentic manner? Is it possible to hang in the place within that allows for unbridled expressive contact with self, other, and divine?" This week in the natural sanctuary of Esalen we will open doors that enter new rooms of creation, expression, and union with others.
Are you a practitioner? What does that mean? A practitioner of course is someone who practices, doesn’t aspire to do something. How can you aspire to have a glass of water? You’ll only think about it and make yourself thirst. A practitioner gets up and goes and gets a glass of water, does the job. — Barry Long
“Soul Motion is a conscious dance practice that utilizes facilitated and unscripted movement, recorded music from all genres, and stillness practice to access creativity, cultivate healthy relationships, and dialogue with that divine spark that animates all living things.