Identify the elements — earth, water, fire, air, and ether — that are creating physical, mental, or emotional imbalance within you, and explore how sacred dance can help you summon and embody complementary elements to bring yourself into balance, calm, and clarity at any moment.
Receive a dance transmission and blessing for peace and coherence in tumultuous times by a master sacred dancer.
Dance is medicine that can ground and inspire us as we navigate the many stressors and complexities of today’s world.
Acclaimed sacred dancer Banafsheh Sayyad, a gentle and adept transformational guide who radiates love and acceptance, says it’s also a potent tool for balancing our bodily systems, releasing mental and emotional overwhelm, and reestablishing a conscious connection with our own divinity...
... including our synergistic relationship with Mother Earth, whose elements not only bring life to our bodies but act as powerful change agents that reinforce our ability to regulate our own physical, mental, and emotional wellbeing.
Pain, illness, overwhelm, chronic conditions, and even dis-ease are often telltale signs of an elemental imbalance within you.
Every element has a corresponding body movement, says Banafsheh, that can be harnessed to energetically cleanse and uplift you — and bring you into coherence when you’re feeling stressed, disconnected, defeated, or unsure of how to move forward in your life.
Knowing how to activate the right element at the right time can help you regain stability and inner balance — and heal what ails you, while also instilling a felt sense of health, clarity, calm, strength, and capacity.
During this empowering hour with Banafsheh, who was paramount in bringing the Sufi whirling dance to the West, you’ll learn how sacred dance can be used to summon and embody the element you need to correct physical, mental, and emotional imbalances, ease pain and ailments — and reclaim your connection with Mother Earth.
This includes a deeper appreciation for the healing potential of the five elements — earth, water, fire, air, and ether — that give life to your body.
You’ll experience the transformative power of sacred dance during a potent 5-minute sacred dance transmission and blessing by Banafsheh for peace and coherence within you and our world.
This transmission is medicine for the weary heart and for those who are struggling to find their footing amid the challenges and incomprehensible atrocities that have become everyday news.
During this empowering online event, you’ll:
- Discover how sacred dance can catalyze the healing element that you need to shift your state, instill calm and clarity, heal your ailments, and come into physical, mental, and emotional coherence
- Receive a powerful 5-minute dance transmission and blessing for peace and coherence by Banafsheh
- Be guided through a 10-minute sacred dance practice that activates all 5 elements to release (fire) overwhelm and stress, ground (earth) in peace and calm (water), generate awareness (air), and become still (ether)
- Learn about the Kogi prophecy — a deep urging from Mother Earth to awaken to our urgent situation and become agents of healing
Banafsheh, the founder of Dance of Oneness®, will also guide you through an elemental sacred dance practice to dissolve overwhelm and stress, and enter calm and stillness...
And, she’ll share a little-known prophecy about the future of our world that holds immense ramifications.
In joining us, you’ll also be among the first to learn about Banafsheh’s new 7-week live video course that uses sacred dance to harness the elements that are most needed to bring healing, balance, and coherence to your mind, body, heart, and spirit.
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What People Are Saying About Banafsheh Sayyad...
— Andrew Harvey, Bestselling Author: “I Believe That Banafsheh
Is Quite Simply the Greatest Living Teacher of Sacred Dance”
“Her dancing is more than a feast for the eyes, it’s a joy to the spirit and an opening of the heart.”
Banafsheh uses dance as a holy ritual. Her dancing is more than a feast for the eyes, it’s a joy to the spirit and an opening of the heart.
— Marianne Williamson, internationally acclaimed spiritual author and lecturer
“Banafsheh is one of the greatest sacred dancers I have seen.”
— Deepak Chopra, bestselling author and founder of The Chopra Foundation
“Banafsheh is the quintessential professional in her field...”
In watching Banafsheh dance, I knew I was witnessing a master performer in action. Banafsheh is the quintessential professional in her field not only as a dancer but as an artistic interpreter of Rumi, and in explaining the brilliance of that renowned Sufi mystic.
— Caroline Myss, bestselling author, medical intuitive, and the founder of CMED (Caroline Myss Education)
“... when Banafsheh teaches or performs, she moves with an attitude of liquid gold pouring over silk velvet.”
Master of mystical Persian dance, when Banafsheh teaches or performs, she moves with an attitude of liquid gold pouring over silk velvet. She embodies what it means to dance with abandon, what it means to fully live the ecstatic poetry of Rumi, of luminous moonlight on radiant silver clouds.
— Felicia Tomasko, editor-in-chief at LA Yoga magazine
About Banafsheh Sayyad
Banafsheh Sayyad is a Persian master sacred dancer, choreographer, acupuncturist, transformational teacher, activist, and the founder of Dance of Oneness®. A deeply profound and highly accessible spiritual teacher of embodiment, Banafsheh performs and teaches internationally, initiating people into the wisdom of their bodies. Her signature style of holy wildness infused with ancient wisdom activates transformation and illumination in all those who watch and dance with her from around the globe.
Banafsheh invites the dancer within to remember, reclaim, and resource the innate healing intelligence spiraling in us and all around us. Her easeful instruction and welcoming spirit empower students to feel a true sense of belonging in their bodies. Students experience more passion in their lives by integrating wisdom teachings from throughout the ages.
She is among the few virtuosos of authentic Persian dance in the world, and a pioneer in creating a liberated feminine expression in the Sufi dance genre, previously performed only by men. Her modality, Dance of Oneness, is a spiritual path and a science of embodiment. It is a fusion of three dimensions, including healing, wisdom teachings, and the rigorous technique and self-expression of the art of dance.
Banafsheh has a master’s degree in dance and choreography from UCLA and a master’s degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine. Her award-winning work has been presented throughout North America, Europe, and Australia. Her dance film, In the Fire of Grace, with Andrew Harvey, traces Rumi’s journey of the soul in dance.