Part 1 14.-15.10.
Part 2 11.-12.11.
This Autumn there is a wonderful opportunity to study with Rex Lassalle who has been a teacher of this system both in his work as a Shiatsu Master teacher going back almost 5 decades.
Rex is a world-renowned Master in the Japanese healing art of Shiatsu and an authority on oriental astrology and its impact on health. He is also an experienced osteopath and Aikidoka (practitioner of Aikido).
He is the author of
“9 Star Ki Astrology”
the sold out “Grasshopping Through Time”
“The Time of Your Life is it Now?”
This course steps deep into the Theory and praxis of the Five Elements as a key concept, or model for creating a deeper medical understanding of the body and life.
The Five Element Cycle that lies at the heart of Chinese Medicine is, at the core, the simplest of concepts – a circle. The Elements – Wood, Fire, Earth, Metal and Water – are stations of that circle.
The Five Element circle symbolizes the continuity of life. The origin of the Five Element cycle lie in Taoism and the shamanic religions of ancient China.
The ancient Oriental medical text is called The Yellow Emperor’s Classic of Inner Medicine, or Huang Di Nei Jing The book dwells mostly on causes of illness coming either from outside (external ‘devils’) or inside (emotional excesses). It uses the Theory of Five Elements as a key concept, or model for creating a deeper medical understanding of the body and life.
Topics covered on this course will be the Relation of modern health challenges to the Five Elements model.
When one suffers from:
Insomnia and Restless Sleep issues, which Element is disturbed?
Anxiety, which Element is disturbed?
Menopause challenges, which Element is disturbed?
Headaches or migranes etc
Rex will show where on the body to assess such disturbances with the Internal Organs connected to that Element and methods to create balance with such challenges which would include Shiatsu techniques and exercises.
Part 1 14.-15.10. will be the full overview about the 5 Elements with an in depth presentation about the Metal Element and Water Element with exercises, Shiatsu techniques and attitudes to adopt to facilitate a nourishment of these elements.
Part 2 11.-12.11. will have a review of Part 1 with an in depth presentation on Wood, Fire and Earth element with exericises, Shiatsu techniques and attitudes to cultivate for nourishing these elements.
Both days begin with Shindo-meridian-stretching
Place: Hyvinvointihuvila, Kulosaarentie 42, Helsinki
Cost: 290€ / weekend, 500€ both weekends
Payment possible in 2-3 rates.
Reservation fee 80€, book your place here:
Rex Lassalle is a world-renowned Master in the Japanese healing art of Shiatsu and an authority on oriental astrology and its impact on health. He is also an experienced osteopath and Aikidoka (practitioner of Aikido).
During the past four decades, Rex has been right at the cutting edge of bodywork practices in Europe and further afield. He helped to establish the East West Centre and Community Health Foundation in London in 1976, and set up his own Hara Shiatsu School in London in 1986.
The wealth of insights which Rex has amassed from his work during this period have led him to a profound understanding about the unique relationship that each individual has with Time itself. These ideas are explored in 2 books, “Grasshopping Through Time Using Ancient Wisdom” (1998) and “The Time Of Your Life: Could It Be Now?” (2014).