'Iolani Grace, the Heart Alchemist, celebrates the human heart, body, mind, soul and spirit personally and professionally as an International Healer, Rebirther, Teacher, Dancer and Inspired Group Facilitator. ‘Iolani Grace creates and leads a variety of workshops and retreats to meet the needs of the moment, including: Trance Dance & Breath Journeys, Shamanic Journey Yoga, Hawaiian Shamanic Breath & Healing Movement, Rite of Passage Bodywork, Lomilomi Haloa Training, Life Shift Healing & Coaching, Sacred Rites of Passage and more. For 35 years, ‘Iolani has internationally directed, created and taught dance infused with her passion for shamanic healing, indigenous culture, transformation and personal empowerment. Born and raised in Santa Cruz, California, ‘Iolani experienced a great passion for nature, healing and dance from a young age. At 16, she began dancing professionally in companies in California, New York City, Switzerland and Israel. Now, ‘Iolani is at home now in Brisbane recently from the Byron Shire, Australia, offering on site and virtual private and couples Life Shift Healing & Coaching, leading transformational group events and teaching shamanic healing arts worldwide. ‘Iolani Grace dedicates her life to the love, empowerment, unity and freedom of our global tribe. She stands as a protector of Life and a bridge of cultures connecting ancient wisdom to all peoples, bringing forth the new dreaming together. She has acted in service of the Elders and Indigenous Cultures throughout Hawai'i, North America and Australia for over 30 years, and is sanctified and respected in her offerings. ‘Iolani’s special gifts are in creating magical sacred spaces to feel, transform and manifest the desires of your heart. She is active in facilitating workshops at festivals in Australia and America, some including: Rainbow Serpent Festival, Earth Frequency, Island Elements Festival, Seven Sisters Festival, Byron Bay and Sydney Spirit Festival, Splendor in the Grass, Wild Honey Dance Festival, and many more. She has also facilitated in various Spiritual Festivals and expos in the US: Whole Life, New Life and Mind Body Spirit.
Lomilomi, Learn Hawaiian Bodywork
Lomilomi is a way of life in Hawai'i. This workshop builds on the Hawaiian Shamanic Healing workshop and brings in the next step of Hawaiian Shamanic Bodywork. In this workshop we will build and expand on the shamanic practices bringing on hands on bodywork teachings and movement. Deep listening, feeling, sensing and responding is key in Lomilomi Haloa. Lomilomi Haloa is not just massage or bodywork it is a pathway of the open heart, compassion and living in aloha. This sacred dance of bodywork applies shifting consciousness, breath and journeying while connecting and moving in oneness with your receiver and nature. We become the vessel for Great Spirit, It is known as the 'Dance of Angels' and the 'Massage of Flight'. 'Iolani Grace has 30 years professional experience living, serving and teaching the ways and practice of Lomilomi Haloa and is blessed and authorized to teach by her Hawaiian Teachers and Elders.