Tag: Ancient wisdom

  • Hathor: the Exuberant Goddess of Abundant Life

    A beautiful post on Hat-Hor from symbolreader. Enjoy! Hathor was the greatest goddess of Egypt (before Isis took over in that role much later); originally she was called HetHert (“the House or Womb Above), later her name became the familiar Hat-Hor (“the House or Womb of Horus”). She was the sky in which the Great…

  • Bellydance: Beyond the Veils

    Bellydance: Beyond the Veils

    In April I had the privilege of interviewing five women, Alia Thabit, Carrie Konyha, Katie Holland, Keti Sharif and Maria Sangiorgi, all well known as teachers and performers in the world of bellydance. The interviews were for the 4th Sacred Dance Summit. Each summit has a different focus. In this one I was exploring Bellydance:…

  • 2020, Re-emergence of the Serpent Goddess: restoring the feminine and inner space

    2020, Re-emergence of the Serpent Goddess: restoring the feminine and inner space

    Introduction At the end of 2019, in December, a friend asked me “what do you think 2020 is all about?” Immediately, and without thinking, I answered, “the serpent goddess, she will be re-joined”. As is often the case when someone asks me a question, I have answers I didn’t even know I had. Back in…

  • Free Online Webinar “Dance as a Spiritual Practice” with Joana Saahirah and Leslie Zehr

    Free Online Webinar “Dance as a Spiritual Practice” with Joana Saahirah and Leslie Zehr

    I’m Leslie Zehr, the author of “The Alchemy of Dance: Sacred Dance as a Path to the Universal Dancer” and creator of “The Sacred Dance Summit“. I’m so happy to announce that I will be the guest on Joana Saahirah next Free Webinar entitled “Dance as a Spiritual Practice”, airing April 6th at 5pm GMT…

  • 5 Reasons Why I Love Teaching Sacred Dance

    5 Reasons Why I Love Teaching Sacred Dance

    I didn’t choose sacred dance, it chose me—and it has been an amazing journey! I was recently asked by a friend “why is teaching sacred dance so important to you?” I had never really thought about it. The dance seemed to be a natural progression from doing it, to teaching it, to mentoring others to…

  • “The Alchemy of Dance” Free Kindle Promotion and May Give-away!

    From the 1st of May to the 4th of May PDT (May 2nd  7am GMT-May 5th  7am GMT) download a free Kindle version of The Alchemy of Dance: Sacred Dance as a Path to the Universal Dancer. If you don’t have a Kindle, there’s a free Kindle App. which allows you to read the book…

  • “The Alchemy of Dance”—Second Revised Edition

    It has been nine years since I first published The Alchemy of Dance: Sacred Dance as a Path to the Universal Dancer. A lot has happened in that time. I have taught a lot of workshops, mentored and Danced with a lot of women! This new edition is a culmination of what I have learned…