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Jalaja is internationally known for her groundbreaking use of circle gatherings as a tool for empowering women, healing individuals and communities, and cultivating peace. For over 25 years, she has been leading circles, studying the dynamics of the circle, and developing a community of Circlework practitioners.

She is the founder and visionary director of the Institute for Circlework, which serves as a hub to the growing community of Circlework practitioners around the world.

After spending her childhood in Austria and Germany, Jalaja studied classical temple dance in India before coming to the United States in 1982. She is the author of four books, which were inspired by her passion for integrating sexuality and spirituality, empowering
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Lev Natan Interview: The Magic of Circlework


Lev Natan, founder of Alliance for a Sustainable Future interviews Jalaja Bonheim on The Magic of Circlework, May 2019.

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“Paradoxically, we achieve true wholeness only by embracing our fragility and sometimes, our brokenness. Wholeness is a natural radiance of Love, and Love demands that we allow the destruction of our old self for the sake of the new.”
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“All the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle.”
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message 1: by Faiza

Faiza Wadi-ALHUSSEINI dear jaljala
we have to be in touch---cuz i preciate ur avtivities--and i do know some of them --but i want u to have my own e-mail---vida-1959@hotmail.com and write me urs--cuz i have a lot to share with u --


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