dance, music, body wisdom from egypt

art of trance I

The art of trance stands for the rich and diverse Egyptian Sufi dance tradition, the mystical path of the soul and the secrets of breathing and movement in spiritual development. The course includes mentoring to implement this dance in your life and live percussion. The art of trance teaches movement and breathing techniques to connect to your inner source - free from any religious dogma - to enable spiritual growth in ease and joy.

course description

  •  Discover and practice Egyptian Sufi dance 
  •  Learn and practice breathing techniques
  •  Get a feeling for the aesthetics of Sufi dance
  •  Understand the energetic impact of Sufi movements
  •  Alignment, posture and movement patterns of Sufi dance
  •  Learn about the history of Sufism
  •  Introduction into the Sufi path
  •  Individual mentoring to inplement the material into your life
  •  Group mentoring

course includes 

  •  30h practice and theory
  •  per ankh protocol
  •  per ankh certificate 
  •  per ankh article
  •  reference material 
  •  1h individual mentoring
  •  1h group mentoring
  •  studio fees

claudia heinle

Claudia Heinle has amassed a wealth of knowledge in this discipline from various masters in Egypt. She is a passionate and generous teacher who takes her students to unexpected levels of energy. In addition, Claudia has been writing a book over the past five years and has undertaken in-depth research in the field. This course will be assisted by Tamina Schenk. Tamina moderates the group mentoring and will be there for your individual support.


teaching languages

English, French or German

who can benefit?

The art of trance addresses those who are passionate about the mystical path of the soul.


course dates

Laax I Zurich I Constance 2020

21 March 2020

22 March 2020
25 April 2020
26 April 2020
23 May 2020
24 May 2020



1500.- CHF