"To discover your mission and put it into action – instead of worrying on the sidelines – is to find peace of mind and a heart full of love.“ - Scilla Elworthy, Founder of Peace Direct, a charity supporting local peace-builders in conflict areas and co-founder of Rising Women Rising World. Her TED talk on non violence has been viewed by over 900,000 people. (More on Rising Women, Rising World below).
You don't have to be a leader or an activist, you don't even have to be a woman!
Just bring your open mind and heart. The intention is to raise our consciousness, bringing the Feminine into balance with the Masculine. Men are very welcome. In fact, women are encouraged to bring a man along to redress the balance!
The first half of this year we are working with Scilla Elworthy's brilliant book Pioneering the Possible: Awakened Leadership for a World that Works
Our regular group members are reading pages 1-73 this month, using the content as a framework for our coversation. It's not necessary to have "done the homework" - everyone is welcome.
Each evening is an open conversation, like a "Salon", with a different theme each time. The space is held be Katie Lloyd-Nunn and Pia Bustos.
By donation £5-£10. We will meet in the Sitting Room 6.45pm for 7.00pm- 9.00pm)
“I felt warmed and supported by our evening in conversation.” Julie
It was a joy to spend the evening with some people I already knew and some I met for the first time. Karen’s approach and the Rising Women Rising World intentional field just get deeper each time for me, like layers of my personal onion being lovingly and respectfully peeled away.” Katie
Rising Women Rising World (RWRW) is a growing, vibrant community of women on all continents co-creating a world that works for all, shaping the fields of economics, business, governance, security, health, ecology, media, culture, arts, education, spirituality and indigenous wisdom. Our training and development programmes empower women and men to pioneer new possibilities.
Salon - a gathering of people under the roof of an inspiring host, held partly to amuse one another and partly to refine the taste and increase the knowledge of the participants through conversation. Wikipedia