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4 - 6 AUGUST 2017 – THE 11TH MEDICINE WOMAN ANNUAL GATHERING WORKSHOP AND RETREAT 2017

SPEAKERS: Franchelle Ofsoské-Wyber and Anthony Wyber
DATE: Friday 4th to Sunday 6th August 2017
TIME: Friday 7.00pm to Sunday 4.00pm
THEME: Return of the Light - Drawing Down the Power of the Heavens
WORKSHOP COST: NZ$535.00 Includes materials required for workshop
ACCOM & FOOD COST: Accommodation and food costs are additional and to be paid directly to Tauhara Retreat Centre
VENUE: Tauhara Retreat Centre, Taupo, New Zealand
ADDRESS: 60 Acacia Heights Drive, Acacia Bay, Taupo, New Zealand

 

THEME: RETURN OF THE LIGHT - DRAWING DOWN THE POWER OF THE HEAVENS

Discover the power of ritual, the magical art of alchemy, esoteric astrology, shamanism, flower essences and sacred ceremony.

Join us for a once only, not to be missed, unforgettable dynamic weekend of healing, magic, mystery, shamanic journeying, ceremony and metaphysical wonder.

This fully experiential workshop is a unique opportunity to experience the power of the alchemy of light. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to fast track the preparation necessary for stepping onto the ritual pathway - the high road of magic.

The workshop is suitable for men and women open to the power of true relationship with the metaphysical realm, self and the cosmos.

An essential workshop for those seeking to go on to learn the art of ritual and to work magically with ritual to co-create with the universe.

What you will experience over the weekend:

  • Take your spiritual awareness and metaphysical skills to a new level
  • Experience empowerment through working with the alchemy of light
  • Become a ‘light house’ by working with powerful shamanic and alchemical processes
  • Learn how to move into a ritual state of consciousness
  • Work with the First Light Medicine Wheel to effect real and positive change in your life
  • Discover and address past life blocks and inherited disempowering patterns within the self that have kept you “in the dark” and prevented you from stepping into your full power
  • Carry out the core elements of self-preparation necessary for drawing down the twelve ‘celestial virtues’
  • Go on a magical mystery tour of the First Light® medicine wheel working with the alchemy of light
  • A unique opportunity to bring yourself into a state of readiness to commune with the gods and goddesses

 

Numbers are limited. Do not miss this once only event.
Previous astrological knowledge or experience is not necessary.

 

Please note: The event is available to any person wishing to enrol, however Franchelle Ofsoské-Wyber and Medicine Woman Centre for Shamanic and Esoteric Studies® reserves the right to decline an enrolment or refuse workshop entry to any person at its discretion and without explanation.

 

About the Speakers

Franchelle Ofsoské-Wyber

Franchelle Ofsoské-Wyber is an esoteric astrologer and master alchemist with over 45 years of astrological experience. Franchelle is an award winning vibrational medicine specialist and has been combining flower essences with her astrological work with clients since 1973. Franchelle is the co-creator of First Light Flower Essences of New Zealand® and the Principal of the First Light Flower Essences of New Zealand School and the Medicine Woman Centre of Shamanic and Esoteric Studies®. In 2016 she created First Light Porta Alchémica® which returns the ancient orgins of the art of alchemy using the power of Egyptian heka, tchefit plants and magical ritual in order to work alchemically in the 21st century and become the magician of your own life.

 

Anthony Wyber

Anthony Wyber is a vibrational medicine specialist with over 50 years of experience of working with nature. Anthony is co-creator of First Light Flower Essences of New Zealand®. A highly gifted esoteric teacher, he is the co-principal of First Light Flower Essences of New Zealand School the Medicine Woman Centre for Shamanic and Esoteric Studies®. 

 

 


 

 

24 - 26 MARCH 2017 – FRANCHELLE OFSOSKÉ-WYBER PRESENTING TWO EMPOWERING WORKSHOPS AT VOICES OF SACRED EARTH FESTIVAL 2017

Franchelle Ofsoské-Wyber is a speaker and presenter at the Voices of Sacred Earth Festival 2017, New Zealand’s annual gathering of indigenous wisdom keepers, visionaries, environmentalists, elders, healers, caretakers and guardians of sacred teachings. Come and see us at our stall – there will be event only specials that you won’t want to miss! We look forward to seeing you there!

Session 1:

DATE: Saturday 25th March 2017

TIME: 3:00pm

TOPIC: Blessings on the Wind – The Power of the Ancestors

Medicine Woman Franchelle Ofsoské-Wyber has been described as a matakite one who sees with the healing eye and a genuine matatuhi (prophet), one who can read what is written in the wind.

An enlightening and empowering workshop where Franchelle will share her skills and introduce you to the powerful world of the ancestors. As a member of the global family deep with you are the seeds of the tipuna – the ancestors. This workshop you will learn about the power of the ancestors and their influence in your everyday life. In the tradition of the medicine woman of her lineage Franchelle will introduce you to the means to discover your ancestral inheritance and to be empowered by the inherited gifts and abilities that are your ancestral right.

You will be given the opportunity to identify, learn and move on from the challenges you carry deep within your DNA. You will be introduced to the power of ancestral responsibilities and discover the importance of soul resolution in order to open up new possibilities and opportunities for yourself and your descendants.

Session 2:

DATE: Sunday 26th March 2017

TIME: 1:00pm

TOPIC: Music of the Spheres – The Power of the Heavens

Described by Dr Rangimarie Turuki Arikirangi Rose Pere as a tohunga tipua, a cosmic being in physical form, medicine woman Franchelle Ofsoské-Wyber carries and transmits the pure teachings of the ancient people.

In the tradition of the medicine woman of her lineage Franchelle reveals the power held in the waiata o te wairua. She explains the universal importance of having knowledge, understanding and wisdom of the ‘first breath.’ This exciting workshop Franchelle will reveal the sacred teachings around the sacred song held deep with you, the song of your spirit, your waiata o te wairua. This is the song of your soul’s past, present and future. It is the true story of your life, the story and song of your own spirit dance.

Learn about the harmony, melody and rhythm of your own unique soul song. Discover the importance of what it truly means to ‘dance with the stars’ and to sing in tune with your destiny.

 

Tickets for Voices of Sacred Earth are available at http://sacredearth.nz through Eventbrite.

 Keep an eye on our website and facebook page for information as it becomes available.


18 - 20 NOVEMBER 2016 – NATURAL PHENOMENA CONFERENCE 2016

Franchelle Ofsoské-Wyber is a keynote speaker at the 6th Natural Phenomena Conference, Whangarei, New Zealand,

 


 

30 SEPTEMBER - 2 OCTOBER 2016 – THE 10TH MEDICINE WOMAN GATHERING WORKSHOP AND RETREAT 2016

SPEAKERS: Franchelle Ofsoské-Wyber and Anthony Wyber
DATE: Friday 30th September to Sunday 2nd October 2016
TIME: Friday 7.00pm to Sunday 4.00pm
THEME: Mediating the Powers of Heaven and Earth
WORKSHOP COST: NZ$535.00. Includes materials required for workshop
ACCOM & FOOD COST: Accommodation and food costs are additional and to be paid directly to Tauhara Retreat Centre
VENUE: Tauhara Retreat Centre, Taupo, New Zealand
ADDRESS: 60 Acacia Heights Drive, Acacia Bay, Taupo, New Zealand

 

THEME: MEDIATING THE POWERS OF HEAVEN AND EARTH

Work with the Sacred Plant Medicine of Aotearoa - Unlock your inner power with the alchemy of astrology, native New Zealand flower essences and sacred ceremony.

Discover the power of esoteric astrology, shamanism, First Light® flower essences and ceremony actively working in your life.

You are invited to participate in a new teaching and activity cycle of the Medicine Woman Centre for Shamanic and Esoteric Studies®. Join us for a magical and dynamic weekend of healing, astrology, shamanic journeying, ceremony and ritual.

The workshop is suitable for men and women open to the power of true relationship with the metaphysical realm, self and the cosmos.

During this fully experiential weekend you will discover the ‘rooms of power’ within your ‘metaphysical house.’ You will learn how to clear blockages within these rooms that prevent you from stepping into your full power and living life as a ‘powerhouse.’

What you will experience over the weekend:

  • Experience the magical relationship that exists when you connect with the heavens and the earth and mediate their powers in and through you
  • Discover the magic of working with Sacred Plant Medicine and Teacher Plants
  • Work with the power of ceremony and ride the tides of power with nature as your ally 
  • Work with your astrological chart and discover the true meaning of living life as a ‘powerhouse.’ 
  • Discover and experience the deeper levels of relationship with your plant and planetary allies 
  • Discover practical new tools to use for yourself, friends, family and clients
  • Learn the art of planetary flower essence diagnosis
  • Learn about the astrological houses and planetary Feng Shui for the soul
  • Work with your astrological chart as a master key to unlocking inner powers.
  • Work with the power of the heavens and earth to effect deep, real and positive change in your life

This year you will have the unique opportunity to participate in a traditional and powerful experience of Sweat Lodge.
In the Sweat Lodge (Inipi) we purify body, mind, spirit and send out prayers on behalf of all that is. Sweat Lodge numbers are limited, please register your interest via email to study@medicinewoman.com, with the subject line “Sweat Lodge”.
There is a cash-only koha (suggested amount $30) to be paid on arrival at the workshop.

 

Numbers limited. Do not miss this once only event.
Previous astrological knowledge or experience is not necessary.

 

About the Speakers

Franchelle Ofsoské-Wyber

Franchelle Ofsoské-Wyber is an esoteric astrologer with over 45 years of astrological experience. Franchelle is an award winning vibrational medicine specialist and has been combining flower essences with her astrological work with clients since 1973. Franchelle is the co-creator of First Light Flower Essences of New Zealand® and the Principal of the First Light Flower Essences of New Zealand School and the Medicine Woman Centre of Shamanic and Esoteric Studies®. 

 

Anthony Wyber

Anthony Wyber is a vibrational medicine specialist with over 50 years of experience of working with nature. Anthony is co-creator of First Light Flower Essences of New Zealand®. A highly gifted esoteric teacher, he is the co-principal of First Light Flower Essences of New Zealand School the Medicine Woman Centre for Shamanic and Esoteric Studies®. 

 

 

 


 

18 - 20 SEPTEMBER 2016 – JAPANESE MEDICINE WOMAN WORKSHOP 2016

 


 

11 - 13 MARCH 2016 – VOICES OF SACRED EARTH FESTIVAL 2016 – AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND

Franchelle Ofsoské-Wyber will be presenting and demonstrating at the Voices of Sacred Earth Indigenous Wisdom Festival 2016.

DATE: Saturday 12th March 2016
TIME: 3:00pm
SPEAKER: Franchelle Ofsoské-Wyber
TOPIC: Secrets of a Medicine Woman – Living Magically
VENUE: “Lotus Sanctuary" Kawai Purapura, 14 Mills Ln, Albany, Auckland, New Zealand

An enlightening and empowering workshop on how to live a magical life in the 21st century. Using earth medicine, magic, shamanism and New Zealand native plants you will discover the ancient art of working actively, powerfully and cooperatively with the planetary forces and the intelligence of nature to help you weave magic into your daily life. Franchelle will introduce you to the fascinating world of the medicine woman and master shamans. Traditional keeper of the ancient secrets of working with plants for a healing and magical outcome, Franchelle will share with you the ways of working with the secret power and magic of the sacred plants of Aotearoa for personal empowerment and transformation.

DATE: Sunday 13th March 2016
TIME: 11:30am
SPEAKER: Franchelle Ofsoské-Wyber
TOPIC: The Return of the Priestess – Following Your Destiny
VENUE: “Lotus Sanctuary” Kawai Purapura, 14 Mills Ln, Albany, Auckland, New Zealand

A fascinating workshop, in which Franchelle will invite you into her extraordinary world as a tohunga ruahine – ritual priestess and keeper of the sacred ceremonies. Franchelle’s unique ability to directly access the collective pool of ancient earth wisdom and the universal mind at the 12th plane level of indigenous memory will take you on a captivating journey of discovering your destiny. The secrets of the ancient priestesses and the art of working with plants for healing and magical outcomes will be revealed to you. You will find out how you can use the same methods to transform and uplift your life.

Visit us at our stand at the Voices of Sacred Earth Festival.

 

20 - 24th NOVEMBER 2015 - THE 9TH MEDICINE WOMAN RESIDENTIAL WORKSHOP, RETREAT AND ANNUAL GATHERING

The Path of the Priestess and Priest - The Sacred Journey Around the Medicine Wheel

For men and women who hear the call to journey into the sacred shamanic mysteries for personal and spiritual growth and to restore truth, harmony and balance to the planet.

Join us for the 9th Medicine Woman Residential Workshop, Retreat and Annual Gathering where we will be celebrating the completion of a very  important cycle and the beginning of the new one that many prophecies said would be the one when The Goddess would return and with her return the sacred mysteries would be fully restored and made available once again.

This four-day information-filled transformational event will take you deep into the hidden mysteries by treading the sacred path of the medicine wheel that leads directly into the heart of the Great Mother and the realm of the Priestess.

27 FEBRUARY – 1 MARCH 2015 – VOICES OF SACRED EARTH ECO-FESTIVAL 2015 – AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND

Franchelle Ofsoské-Wyber will be presenting and demonstrating at the Voices of Sacred Earth Indigenous Wisdom Festival 2015.

DATE: Saturday 28th February 2015
TIME: 9am to 10:30am
SPEAKER: Franchelle Ofsoské-Wyber
TOPIC: Medicine Woman Plant Magic
VENUE: “Lotus Room” Kawai Purapura, 14 Mills Ln, Albany, Auckland, New Zealand

A workshop on earth medicine and magic, shamanism and New Zealand native plants during which Franchelle will introduce you to the fascinating world of the medicine woman and master shamaness. She will talk about the sacred plant medicine and magic of Aotearoa and share how the wisdom of the past can empower you. There is a $10 cost for materials.

DATE: Sunday 1st March 2015
TIME: 2pm to 3:15pm
SPEAKER: Franchelle Ofsoské-Wyber
TOPIC: The Way of the Medicine Woman – Teachings of the Ancient Oracle
VENUE: “Lotus Room” Kawai Purapura, 14 Mills Ln, Albany, Auckland, New Zealand

In this fascinating workshop, Franchelle will share her skills as a matakite and matatuhi and will take you on an extraordinary journey into the world of the seer, the shamaness and the ancient priestess. During this hands-on workshop, participants will have the opportunity to explore and develop their own psychic abilities. You will be shown how to use timeless oracular and magical tools of the ancient earth tradition, to gain clarity, spiritual wisdom and psychic insight for yourself and others.

14-16 NOVEMBER 2014 – MEDICINE WOMAN RESIDENTIAL WORKSHOP, RETREAT AND ANNUAL GATHERING 2014

20-21 SEPTEMBER 2014 – WELLFEST – AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND

Franchelle Ofsoské-Wyber will be speaking at Wellfest held in Auckland, New Zealand.

DATE:             TBA
TIME:              TBA
SPEAKER:     Franchelle Ofsoské-Wyber
TOPIC:           Sacred Plant Medicine of Aotearoa – The Five-Fold Nature’s Healing Matrix
VENUE:          Vodafone Events Centre, Manukau (770 Great South Rd, Wiri, Manukau 2104)                                 Auckland, New Zealand
The five keys to holistic wellbeing and how to use the wisdom of New Zealand native plants to restore inner peace, balance and harmony.

Using the ageless wisdom and the sacred healing methods of the ancient people to achieve a total holistic wellbeing in the 21st century.

Visit us at our stand at the upcoming Wellfest.

5 JULY 2014 – ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF FLOWER ESSENCES NEW ZEALAND INC. –  AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND

Franchelle Ofsoské-Wyber and Anthony Wyber will be speaking at the Annual General Meeting of Flower Essences New Zealand Inc. (FENZ) held in Auckland, New Zealand.

DATE:               Saturday 5 July 2014
TIME:               6.00pm to 8.00pm
SPEAKERS:   Franchelle Ofsoské-Wyber and Anthony Wyber
TOPIC:             First Light Flower Essences of New Zealand and Spiritual Business
VENUE:           Devonport Community House (32 Clarence St, Devonport, Auckland, New Zealand)

An opportunity to find out more about spiritual business from the co-creators of First Light Flower Essences of New Zealand, Franchelle Ofsoské-Wyber and Anthony Wyber.

What is spiritual business?
Why is spiritual business important in the Aquarian Age?
How spiritual business can change your life.

29-30 MARCH 2014 – HEALTH AND SPIRIT FESTIVAL – DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND

Franchelle Ofsoské-Wyber presented at the Health & Spirit Festival 2014 – Theme: Holistic Children’s Health held on 29-30 March 2014 in Dunedin, New Zealand.

DATE:          Sunday, 30 March 2014
TIME:           
11.00am-12.00pm
SPEAKER:   
Franchelle Ofsoské-Wyber
TOPIC:         Healthy Happy Children and First Light Flower Essences
VENUE:        South Dunedin Community Hall
ADDRESS:    253 King Edward Street, South Dunedin, New Zealand

Discover how flower essences can benefit and assist your child to reach full potential.

Learn about the First Light Orchid Essences that are a necessary natural and safe energetic support for the new wave of highly sensitive children now appearing in ever greater numbers.

These gifted souls can derive great benefit and support from the higher frequency energies of the First Light native flower remedies.

8-9 MARCH 2014 – AIK CONFERENCE ON ‘KINESIOLOGY AND BEYOND – EXPANDING  TO A NEW LEVEL OF MASTERY’ – MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA

Franchelle Ofsoské-Wyber presented at the AIK conference on ‘Kinesiology and beyond – Expanding to a new level of mastery’ held on 8-9 March 2014 in Melbourne, Australia.

DATE:          Saturday, 8 March 2014
TIME:           11.05am-11.50am
SPEAKER:   
Franchelle Ofsoské-Wyber
TOPIC:         Ancient sacred plant medicine of Aotearoa New Zealand
VENUE:       Crown Conference centre
ADDRESS:   8 Whiteman Street, Southbank, Melbourne, Australia

During her talk on the First Light essences and Nature’s Healing Matrix©, you will learn how Mother Nature uses a very specific healing process to heal and regenerate herself and in doing so teaches us how to restore a state of natural wellbeing within ourselves and others.

Franchelle Ofsoské-Wyber is the creator of First Light Flower Essences of New Zealand and the recipient of The New Zealand Health Industry Research and Development Distinguished Service Award. She is author of The Sacred Plant Medicine of Aotearoa and an internationally recognized authority in the field of vibrational medicine and wholistic healing.

22-23 FEBRUARY 2014 – VOICES OF SACRED EARTH ECO-FESTIVAL 2014 – AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND 

Franchelle Ofsoské-Wyber will be presenting and demonstrating at the Voices of Sacred Earth Eco-Festival 2014.

DATE:          Saturday, 22 February 2014
TIME:           2.00pm-3.30pm
SPEAKER:  Franchelle Ofsoské-Wyber
TOPIC:        Medicine Woman Plant Magic
VENUE:      Kawai Purapura, Lotus,
ADDRESS: 14 Mills Ln, Albany, Auckland, New Zealand

A workshop on earth medicine and magic, shamanism and New Zealand native plants with Franchelle Ofsoské-Wyber. Franchelle will introduce you to the fascinating world of the 21st century medicine woman and master shamaness. She will talk about the sacred plant medicine and magic of Aotearoa and share how the wisdom of the ancient people can empower you. She will reveal the remarkable healing power concealed in ancient forests of Aotearoa. Franchelle will also explain the key fundamental and vital role of plants in healing and shamanism and demonstrate how to work holistically and shamanically with native plants in the 21st century for a healing outcome. Participants will work with traditional hinegaro whole brain processes and make up their own specially formulated New Zealand native plant remedy. Cost $10.00 for materials.

DATE:          Sunday, 23 February 2014
TIME:           2.00pm-3.30pm
SPEAKER:  Franchelle Ofsoské-Wyber
TOPIC:        The Way of the Medicine Woman – Teachings of the ancient Oracle
VENUE:       Lotus, Kawai Purapura
ADDRESS:  14 Mills Ln, Albany, Auckland, New Zealand

Medicine Woman Franchelle Ofsoské-Wyber has been described as a matakite (seer), one who sees with the healing eye and a genuine matatuhi (prophet), one who can read what is written in the wind.

During this fascinating workshop Franchelle will share her skills and introduce you to the world of the Kura Huna, the mystery school of the Maori.  She will take you on an extraordinary journey into the world of a master shamaness and the indigenous earth magic of the ancient priestesses. During this hands-on workshop, participants will have the opportunity to explore and develop their own psychic abilities. Franchelle will teach them how to use the timeless oracular and magical tools, the Fairy Oracle of the Patupaiarehe cards, to gain clarity, spiritual wisdom and psychic insight for themselves and others.

Visit us at our stand at the Voices of Sacred Earth Eco-Festival.

30 DEC 2013 – 3 JAN 2014 – PRANA NEW YEAR FESTIVAL – COROMANDEL PENINSULA, NEW ZEALAND

Franchelle Ofsoské-Wyber gave two presentations as part of the Wealth Of Wisdom Program at the Prana New Year Festival 2014.

DATE:          Tuesday, 31 December 2013
TIME:           2.00pm-3.30pm
SPEAKER:  Franchelle Ofsoské-Wyber
TOPIC:         From the Mists of the Forest: The Ancient Fairy Magic of the High Priestess of the Ancient People
VENUE:       Prana Eco Retreat
ADDRESS: Opoutere, Ohui, Coromandel Peninsula, New Zealand

At the dawn of civilisation the divine was feminine. The original mysteries were feminine mysteries and the original magic was earth magic. Discover the power of the goddess as the ancient oracle and experience first hand the original mysteries, symbols and secrets of the ancient earth magic that have for countless ages been held in custody by a high priestess of the ancient people.

DATE:          Wednesday, 1 January  2014
TIME:           2.00pm-3.30pm
SPEAKER:  
Franchelle Ofsoské-Wyber
TOPIC:         From the Mists of the Mountains: The Ancient Mountain Magic of the High Priestess of the Ancient People
VENUE:        Prana Eco Retreat
ADDRESS:   Opoutere, Ohui, Coromandel Peninsula, New Zealand

In this informative and participatory workshop you will be working with Franchelle while she conducts an ancient sacred mountain magic rite. She will be working with the plant kingdom and the dragon people from the centre of the earth and will be calling in the nature spirits and the mountain spirits to bring healing to the earth.

Visit us at our stall in the Marketplace at Prana. Don’t miss this event as Prana celebrates its 21st festival!

5-6 OCTOBER 2013 – WELLFEST – AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND

Franchelle Ofsoské-Wyber will introduce you to the fascinating world of the medicine woman and master shaman and she will share how the wisdom of the ancient people can empower you.

DATE:           6 October 2013
TIME:           12.45pm
SPEAKER:    Franchelle Ofsoské-Wyber
TOPIC:         The sacred plant medicine and magic of Aotearoa
VENUE:        Vodafone Events Centre, Seminar Room FOUR
ADDRESS:   770 Great South Rd, Wiri, Manukau 2104, Auckland, New Zealand