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Amethyst Big Island Activation with Love Eternal, J Brave & Vaidehi Amair
April 14, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm$11
Aloha Big Island Family! You’ve been invited to activate the highest potential of who and what you truly are! Please join us as we gather as a community, set intetnions, and dance the night away to high vibrational music! This will be a night featuring cacao ceremony, Conscious Hip Hop, and live Reggae!
Purple Amethyst has been highly esteemed throughout the ages for its stunning beauty and legendary powers to stimulate, and soothe, the mind and emotions. It is a semi-precious stone in today’s classifications, but to the ancients it was a “Gem of Fire,” a Precious Stone worth, at times in history, as much as a Diamond. It has always been associated with February, the month the Romans dedicated to Neptune, their water-god, and is the traditional birthstone of that month. It is the stone of St. Valentine and faithful love, and signifies ecclesiastical dignity as the Bishop’s Stone. It carries the energy of fire and passion, creativity and spirituality, yet bears the logic of temperance and sobriety, for it’s name derives from the Greek word ametusthos, meaning “not intoxicated.”
Amethyst stimulates the Third Eye, Crown and Etheric Chakras enhancing cognitive perception as well as accelerating the development of intuitive and psychic ability. It initiates wisdom and greater understanding. Amethyst’s ability to expand the higher mind also enhances one’s creativity and passion. It strengthens the imagination and intuition, and refines the thinking processes. It helps in the assimilation of new ideas, putting thought into action, and brings projects to fruition. It is a talisman of focus and success. Amethyst is one of the most effective crystals for healing people, plants and animals. ~
PERFORMANCES & OFFERINGS
6pm – Cacao Ceremony
Sponsored by Medicinal Foods with VAIDEHI of the Goddess Moon Temple.
Vaidehi Amair is a lifetime yogi and kirtaniyah. Born in Caracas, Venezuela in a Bhakti Yoga Ashram, she has interacted with the ancient practice of Bhakti Yoga since she was a child, assimilating the wisdom from this early stage of life. She currently lives in Los Angeles where she hosts the Goddess Moon Circle, a women’s empowerment workshop following the monthly moon phases and astrology. As an aerial dance champion, she also teaches vinyasa and movement classes from her home. Vaidehi also leads cacao ceremonies, pranayama breath work, and interactive mantra classes at festivals and community gatherings. Guided with the intention of service, her vision is to inspire everyone’s innate connection with the divine through song, dance and spiritual practice.
8pm – J BRAVE of the Luminaries
MC, poet, and activist for peace, J Brave’s greatest gift is his ability to bring people together for the greater good. A former youth counselor for homeless and at-risk youth, he is now one of the three vocalists of the band Luminaries, and has toured the world spreading messages of peace, love, and unity through the vehicle of Hip Hop music. Additionally, he is also one of the members of the super group the Dub Kirtan All Stars along with David Starfire, FreQ Nasty, and Srikalogy. J Brave has produced a weekly conscious club night titled the “Luminous Movement” in Los Angeles for over 5 years where partygoers come to celebrate with intention and positive energy. “We are all luminous beings having a human experience” says J Brave, who is always reminding himself and others to awaken to our inner truth, and activate into our highest potential as beacons of light. He is also a member of the Ecstatic Dance LA production team, and he is visioning a large-scale gathering called “Benevolence” that bridges a transformational festival with community activism. J Brave is currently in production with a solo project called “Amethyst” as well as the Luminaries next album titled “Seconds of Solace” to be released soon! Also on the horizon is Luminaries documentary film “When The People Lead” about the collective’s travels through Palestine and Israel.
Celebrating the release of his deut album “Amethyst”.
9pm – Love Eternal
Love Eternal is a collective of musicians dedicated to music as ministry and activism. We see the power of sound vibration and lyrical content, and choose to use it to uplift and heal. We Believe that What you focus on grows, therefor our music and message is positive and affirmative of what we want to see. We Honor all paths, teachings, and traditions that encourage Oneness with the Divine, Eachother, and the Planet.
hrough a river of cosmic circumstances rises Love Eternal “Music for an Awakening World”. More than just a Band, Love Eternal is a collective of Musician/Activists that have dedicated there lives to healing themselves and the world through music. The band was formed in the Santa Cruz Mountains under a Redwood canopy, as a communal family, which lends to their tightly woven musicianship.
Love Eternal’s healing sound combines Roots Reggae and Soul-Rock with a continuous rhythmic stream of beautifully sung lyrics that remind us that Peace, Community, and Love are truly possible. At the groups core are lead singer songwriters Jahred and Shawna Namaste’, and Multi-Instrumentalist Ray Sunshine. Their live shows range from intimate acoustic ensembles, to being backed by full bands such as Soul Majestic and even the 100 voice Inner Light choir. Love Eternal’s 7 Cd’s offer a mix of their musical talent and are each individual expressions of the vastness capable of these Musical Ministers/Activists.
All ages, $11 cover at the door