Rebozo Mexicano: Mesoamerican history and uses, OH
Empowering women through ancestral techniques.
The rebozo is a mexican identity cloak that has been used since before the conquest by the native communities of Mexico. This element is made in an artisanal waist loom, taking between 3 weeks up to a year, for its elaboration, this depends on the quality and length.The rebozo is long enough to go around a woman body. We can find it in different sizes, colors and materials, they are about 1 meter 80 cm long. One of the most important uses is during pregnancy, in this training you will be introduced to a deep understanding of the story, uses and true meaning of the rebozo, from a true source. We will have the opportunity to feel how the Rebozo works, the energy behind its making, learn how to give a Rebozo-massage and practice techniques in the most common positions. This class will help to destroy myths created around the rebozo in the United States, and returning the true value of the rebozo to its authentic teachers and creators of this powerful element charged with energy and ancestral wisdom, by doing and receiving this class, we will have a different appreciation of this ancient Mexican technique.The instructor Lucia Gutierrez received the gift of being raised in a place surrounded by the true uses and customs of the rebozo in her community in Mexico.Join one of our upcoming class and find a unique way to create deep relationships with your loved ones and at the same time own a powerful element that helps women have a beautiful birthing experience. Duration:5 hoursRegistration fee: $50 ( the Registration fee is included in the cost)Cost: $175 TOTALTo register, please send the registration fee via paypal to: b3htdWx1cSB8IGdtYWlsICEgY29tb3I= PM for other payment options.Class Details.Opening & ConnectionShare expectations and experience with the RebozoLucia’s Story and the story of her grandmotherStories from the indigenous community- The PurhepechasThe Pre-conquest story of the rebozoEvolution of the rebozoDaily situational uses of the rebozo in Latino AmericaTypes of rebozos, artisan time spent on the weaving, techniques & authenticityWhat a fair trade for the rebozo and rebozo artisan-master should beCultural appropriation The energy & symbolism behind the rebozoSelf-care and client-uses of the rebozo: physical and mentalUse during PregnancyStretches and ExercisesTension releaseCreation of sanctuary spacesUse during laborCoping with contractionsPressure and counter-pressure techniquesSoothing vibrationsManteadasUse during postpartum and beyondClosing the bodyPostpartum self-careCare for your babyConclusion: Questions, concerns, and continuing your rebozo journeyThis Class will be theory and hands-on practice, please bring a yoga mat and comfy clothes,Authentic Mexican rebozos available for purchase.
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