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Approx. 10 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English

What you will learn

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    Provide information on the healing traditions, rituals, and remedies of Curanderismo.

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    Interpret the spiritual/energetic components by observing the importance of creating a sacred space and healing through traditional events.

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    Compare different types of spiritual/energetic cleansings including Tonalli and susto magical fright.

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    Describe the benefits of Laugh theraphy, sound and music and how they can transform your life.

100% online

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Flexible deadlines

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Beginner Level

Approx. 10 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
4 hours to complete

SPIRITUAL HEALING (LIMPIAS) & HEALING FRIGHT AND SHOCK (SUSTO)

Laurencio shows an energetic cleansing and the elements involved in it. Rita explains how to heal traumatic experiences.

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3 videos (Total 35 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
3 videos
Healing Fright and Shock (Susto)18m
Spiritual Healing14m
1 reading
Curanderismo, curandero1h
1 practice exercise
Quiz 11h
Week
2
3 hours to complete

SPIRITUAL CLEANSINGS (LIMPIAS) & TONALLI CLEANSING

In this module, students will recognize different types of limpias. Velia highlights the importance of people’s needs whether they are spiritual, mental or physical in this cleansing. In the Tonalli Cleansing, Patricia will explain how to open a power portal that travels through the energetic meridian in a patient.

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2 videos (Total 38 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
2 videos
Tonalli Cleansing15m
1 reading
Curanderismo, curandero1h 10m
1 practice exercise
Quiz 21h
Week
3
2 hours to complete

BURNING INCENSE FOR HAMONIZING & LAUGH THERAPY (RISATERAPIA)

Rita explains the variety of incense burners used in traditional energetic cleansings and demonstrates her own type of cleansing with copal incense. She demonstrates how laughter reduces negativity and hostility and increases efficiency and morale.

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2 videos (Total 25 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
2 videos
Laugh Therapy (Risaterapia)10m
1 reading
Curanderismo, curandero1h
1 practice exercise
Quiz 31h
Week
4
4 hours to complete

SWEATLODGE (TEMAZCAL)

Rita and others demonstrate the health benefits of the plants, vibrations of the drum, and other items and elements that are part of the sweatlodge temazcal, ceremony.

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4 videos (Total 108 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
4 videos
Temazcal 02 de 0313m
Temazcal 03 de 0312m
Temazcal1h 7m
1 reading
Curanderismo1h 10m
1 practice exercise
Quiz 41h

Instructor

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Eliseo (Cheo) Torres

Professor and Vice President for Student Affairs

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