Valde lives in Finland, Kaarina, in little commune with his friends and cats. He started the Holotropic Breathwork training in summer 2016 and got certified in summer 2019. He is organizing regularly Holotropic Breathwork workshops in Finland, as a one of the founders of Holotropic Breathwork Finland.
Valde has masters degree in comparative religion and has been academically and practically interested in non-ordinary states of consciousness, meditation, psychedelics, buddhism and other mystically oriented branches of religions. Lately he has been interested in the connection between music, singing and non-ordinary states of consciousness. Right now he is writing a book about former birth hospital in Turku. He loves meditation, biking in the forest, playing piano and genuine connection with other beings.
Welcome to enjoy the warmth of cacao and the miracles of breathwork during the darkest time of the autumn in Holotropic Breathwork and the spirit of Cacao -retreat! This full board retreat takes place in beautiful archipelago, with wooden sauna and swimming possibilities. On Friday we will have cacao-ceremony where we can open to ourselves with high quality ceremonial cacao, sound meditation, dancing, singing and soft tantric practices. On Saturday we will continue the inner journey with two breathing sessions, in which each participant will be breathing in one session and sitting for the breather-partner in one session. On Sunday we will offer techniques and tips for integration.