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Planetary Dance

  • Santos Meadow, Mt. Tamalpais State Park 2799 Muir Woods Rd Mill Valley, CA, 94941 United States (map)

Planetary Dance
Sunday, June 7, 11:00AM
Santos Meadow, Mt. Tamalpais State Park,
2799 Muir Woods Road, Mill Valley

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http://www.planetarydance.org/events

The Planetary Dance is an annual all-day ritual of healing and community renewal. It is an invitation to people all over the world to join in a dance for peace in their own communities and for peace with the Earth. It brings people of all ages and abilities together in a beautiful setting to dance for a purpose, much as people in traditional cultures have danced for a bountiful harvest, a successful hunt, or a happy marriage.

The Planetary Dance is a participatory dance rather than a theatrical performance. At its heart is the Earth Run, a simple dance that everybody can do. Participants are invited to run, walk, or simply stand in a series of concentric circles, creating a moving mandala. As we all move to the steady heartbeat of the drums, we become one collective body.  Each step upon the Earth becomes a prayer for healing.