Shamanic Breathwork


Breathwork is an active meditation, that gives us the opportunity to go within ourselves and find the truth of who we are.  With courage, we peel off the layers of stress and hurt making more space in our mental and emotional bodies, and we learn to live more freely.

In a safe space, with the eyes closed and lying on a mat, each person uses their own breath and inner healing intelligence to guide the process.

We transform our darkness into light, and break the habits of the unconscious mind!

In this meditation, we use the tools of Conscious Connected Breath and Sound Healing to bring us to higher planes of consciousness, to remember and connect us back to our essential nature, and bring inspiration and clarity into our daily lives.

The breather’s journey will be supported in a safe and sacred environment.  Tools that may be used are music, affirmations, enquiry, applied movement, bodywork, energy work, toning and sound healing, intentions and invocations.

When you step into the house of Ancient Fire, you will be welcomed into this dojo-inspired Oasis of peace and tranquility. Ancient Fire is dedicated to creating a space of well being where you can let go in the heart of city.

Breath in life

Cleanse your mind, body and soul with this ancient practice.

The breath is at the Heart of all dedicated practice: Yoga, Tantra, Meditation, Martial Art and Life itself…

At Ancient Fire, you will be invited to exhale and to let go…

On a Physical level breath is our primary source of energy, detoxification, and connection to Life. A medical study on diaphragmatic breathing showed that deep breathing leads to as much as 15 times the normal amount of toxin elimination in the body.

Deep abdominal breathing also stimulates and refreshes the internal organs through massage and through increased cardiovascular circulation, as well as, creating a well circulating lymphatic system which produces a cellular environment that is considered to be ‘anti-cancer’.

Mental and Emotionally, research has verified what yogis have known about breath for a millennium. Deep breathing changes our attitude, perception, and stress level. It tends to shift our bodymind state toward the positive end of the spectrum of experiences – often to the point of opening into blissful euphoric states.

Spiritually, breath has the potential for us to directly encounter mystical experience, non-ordinary insight and cosmic consciousness. It helps to attune us to Source and to remember our essential nature.

An open heart and a clear intention.. *

PLEASE DRESS WARM! - Breathwork can be very cooling

Please bring a yoga mat, pillow and blanket.

Light snacks and tea will be available after the ceremony.

*Closed water bottles only in the Dojo

Amber Host

Since Amber found the Breathwork over ten years ago she has dedicated herself to share this profound medicine with anyone who is willing to undertake a journey of self-discovery. Amber has trained under a handful of high level breath work teachers including Shamanic Breathwork and Breathwave with Robin Clements. She has a steeped knowledge of ceremony and sacred medicine circles from a lifetime of dedication to herself as well as travels that have taken her around the globe from Africa to Madagascar, from Japan to Southeast Asia and from the Old world of Europe to the First nation medicine ceremonies here at home in North America. Following her path, Amber has also co-created Ancient Fire; a way place for people to deepen themselves and find their tribe along the way…

Stephen Garrett

What truly makes the mark of this man, is his lifetime of service. Stephen exudes what is possible when you live your life in alignment with your own deepest purpose. He lives from the Truth he has discovered within. He makes it possible for others to do the same. Stephen is known for his exceptional commitment to each and every person that crosses his path.

"I’ve been fortunate enough to attend several Shamanic Breathwork sessions at Ancient Fire and I’ve found them incredibly healing and helpful. What really stood out to me, was that I immediately felt nurtured and safe. I was instantly charmed by the energy of wisdom, strength, and heart-centeredness embodied by the facilitators.  They work together to create an environment that is not only healing but supportive to everyone who attended. Much love and thanks to all involved."

~ Tommy H

"For a year now, since I lost my partner, I have been walking around burdened by grief.  After just one session of the Shamanic Breathwork, I feel I was able to release up to 70% of my sadness.  Amazing!  Thank you.  I will be back!".

~ Megan L

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