Thursday, September 12, 2013

Dream Yoga with Dr Michael Katz

Dream Yoga returns to OZ in January 2014!

Open workshops for general public:
Melbourne: Jan 10 -12.
Sydney: Jan 18-19.

Public talk, Friday Jan10 at 6.30pm
Weekend Workshop, Sat, Sun, Jan 11- 12, 9.30 - 5.00pm.
Venue: Augustine Centre, 2 Minona St. Hawthorne.

Weekend Workshop, Sat, Sun, Jan 18 - 19, 9.30 - 5.00pm.
Venue: Redfern Town Hall, 73 Pitt St, Redfern. 

Tilba Tilba, NSW: (Namgyalgar members only)
Four day retreat, Jan 21-24 
Venue: Namgyalgar South Retreat Centre

Prices: to be confirmed.

Enquiries/bookings: Lynne:

Michael Katz is a psychologist, former Yantra Yoga instructor, author, photographer, and long time student of contemporary masters of Tibetan Buddhism and Bon. He is best known as having authored the introduction and edited the popular book Dream yoga and the Practice of Natural Light by Chogyal Namkhai Norbu. Dream Yoga and the Practice of Natural Light (1992). Snow Lion Publications, as well as authoring Tibetan Dream Yoga, The Royal Road To Enlightenment.

The original and second editions of Dream Yoga have been translated into more than ten languages. These include bootlegged Russian and Chinese versions circulated during the Communist era.

Katz is also the author of a book of poetry "The Crossing" (out of print), a fictional novel "The White Dolphin" and is at work on a non fiction book about lucid dream experience "Memories, Lucid Dreams, and Clarity".

Katz was featured in the Discovery channel video series "The Power of Dreams" (1994) along with other lucid dream trainers including Stephen LaBerge and Tenzin Wangyal. 

Since the 1980s Michael has been conducting retreats for the purpose of introducing and training lucidity in the dream state. In particular he has been amongst the pioneers in utilizing hypnotic induction for lucidity during "guided naps" for this purpose.

Additionally his retreats and workshops are characterized by the use of lucid dream enactment he has titled "Lucid Dream Theater Work" for the purpose of deepening the experience of the lucid dream state.

In the workshop Michael will show you how to create stable and long-lasting lucid dreams, so that you can reap the benefits of lucid dreaming’s immense potential for personal growth, healing and wholeness.

See Michaels website here.

Info re The Dzogchen Community here.