VISION QUEST NINA URCU 2018
AUGUST 24th — SEPTEMBER 7th.
NEBRODI NATIONAL PARK.
Santiago Andrade León. Medicine Man, Spiritual Leader of the Sacred Fire of Itzachilatlan. Chief of our Vision Quest in Ayapuma Samay Ecuador and in Nina Urcu Sicily, Italy.
Ceremonies and Circles during our Vision Quest:
Friday AUGUST 24th
Camping open at noon Opening Ceremony Four Tobaccos in the Altar of the Halfmoon of the FSI
Wednesday AUGUST 29th
Harvest of Vision Questers of 4 days & Circle of Sacred Songs
Saturday SEPTEMBER 1st
Harvest of our Vision Questers of 7 days
Mesa Andina, Altar of the Heart of Carnations
Traditional Healings / Limpias
Monday SEPTEMBER 3rd
Harvest of our Vision Questers of 9 days
Two Tobaccos in the Altar of the Halfmoon
Friday SEPTEMBER 7th
Harvest of our Vision Questers of 13 days
4 Tobaccos in the Altar of the Halfmoon FSI
Saturday SEPTEMBER 8th
Closing the Camp
*During our Vision Quest we will have daily TEMASCALES (Sweat Lodges) and sing to the four directions in the morning and night. We will be sharing different activities and workshops, daily communitary work etc. All of the family can participate.
DESIGN OF VISION QUEST
4 days, 4 nights
365 RED tobacco prayers
Door of the EAST, Humbleness
7 days, 7 nights
365 YELLOW tobacco prayers
Door of the SOUTH, our Will
9 days, 9 nights
365 BLACK tobacco prayers
Door of the WEST, our Sincerity
13 days, 13 nights
365 WHITE tobacco prayers
Door of the NORTH, our Integrity
This is a full Circle of four years, four doors facing and opening the Sacred directions; the path to our healing and knowledge of Spirit,
the Red Road of our heart in the Heart of our Ancestors; the way to honor our lifes and find purpose and direction in this sacred space and time.
GENERAL INFORMATION FOR VISION QUESTERS AND SUPPORT
PLEASE SEND YOUR CONFIRMATION TO:
* FULL NAME
MEANS OF TRANSPORT
* VISION QUESTER or SUPPORTER
*ACCOMODATION: TENT, CAR, CARAVAN, CAMPER or SHARED ROOM with additional fee.
FOR ALL OUR VISION QUESTERS
365 TOBACCO PRAYERS (RED, YELLOW, BLACK OR WHITE)
(***VIDEO ON PRAYER TIES ON THE WALL OF EVENT.)
7 FLAGS / ONE FOR EACH SACRED DIRECTION
(Flags should be cut in a rectangle size and at list 30 cm wide is our recommendation)
7 POLES / ONE FOR EACH DIRECTION
In Ibarra you can buy or look for your poles.
GREEN, MOTHER EARTH
BLUE, FATHER SKY
PURPLE, HEART OF OUR LIFE
To make your arrival to the mountain easier, on 24th we made arrangements with a Longi transport company that will offer the following service:
From Capo D'orlando Rail Station — To Nina Urku
the cost of this service will be 10 € x person and you will pay directly at the pickup.
To make this as efficient as possible please reply to this email and let us know in which of these agreed times you will use the shuttle.
For those who want to travel directly from the Airport of Catania (or Catania city) to Nina Urku you can call or contact through whassup
Mediterranean Tourist Service
+39 371 303 6257
The cost of this service will be 35 € x person, you will pay directly on the spot and MUST book in advance to arrange the exact times.
For those who want to travel directly from Palermo Airport (or Palermo city) to Nina Urku call:
+39 333 2553225 Valentibus
Valentibus costs between € 120 and € 150 one way per group (depending on the number of people traveling together).
Both Palermo and Catania airport trips take approximately 2.5 hours to travel.