Expanding the 30-year Legacy of Emmanuel Gomado of the Odehe Culture Center in Teshie Accra, Ghana & Germany this is a co-developed program incorporating the benefits and healing aspects of yoga, movement& dance, music therapy, drum meditation, and art therapy. We are supported by many researchers who describe music, movement, and art as therapeutic and medicinal healing agents that promote physical rehabilitation, manage stress, improves communication, enhances memory, alleviates pain, helps to express feelings and most importantly connects you back to your roots.
Helps us provide scholarships for African Diasporans around the globe to Travel Home to Africa, reuniting with their distance relatives through sharing the benefits of Yoga meaning Unity.
Participants: HAVE FUN retreating on a private beach in Africa. Celebrate & Join the Tribe! As a teacher or participant discover, Tour the Gold Coast, provide community outreach to a local village, learn to teach dynamic classes incorporating yoga, drum meditations, traditional/afrobeats dance movements and more from an African perspective with Yoga's African Roots, 200 certified course. Register now for free at www.ourrootsproject.com
Cost: Donation of $1,000 - Fundraising commitment of $1,500 helps to combat community deterioration, provides community yoga, and therapeutic healing spaces, contributing to alternative and holistic health resources for underserved communities. Incudes: Daily Meditation & Yoga Practice Intro to how to include Art & Music Therapy in your workshops Drum Meditation practice History of Yoga from a African perspective including drum & dance and their healing attributes Exploration of various Yoga methodologies Hands on practice teaching -seated, standing, balancing, prone, inverted, backbends, and Supine Twists, and anatomy Recite the name of Sanskrit, Yoruba and Kemet postures Exploration of Self-Sustainability and Environmental Health, improving our communities Village Service Project Explore Ghana Beach/Nature Retreat Celebratory Self-Reflection Bon Fire
Drum, Culture, Dance, yoga teachers and therapists are encouraged to be apart of this program.
Dedicate a paver, villa, pavilion, or street in Africa, in your name, an ancestor, or someone you want to honor.
Contribution Levels: $50 - receive recognition on the donor appreciation wall
$3,000 -receive a paver dedication and one week stay
$5,000 -receive a villa dedication and one week stay
$10,000 -received a Pavillion Dedication and one week stay
$15,000 -receive a street name dedication and one week stay
The Odehebi Roots and Wellness Villas is a Modern Village supporting the GO GREEN movement, encouraging farm preservation, SELF-SUFFICIENCY & LIVING ON SUSTAINABLE ENERGY
YOUR DONATION of $1 OR PURCHASE MEANS EVERYTHING TO TO US
Inspired by AYP, Yoga for Trauma and the Green School in Bali.