Residential Courses and Retreats in Etnedal, Norway
We offer a full range of residential courses in various aspects of Celtic Spirituality and the Western Mystery Tradition at the Forest House in Etnedal, Norway from June to August 2023. Courses are run on request for one to eight participants. For the rest of the year all courses are available at Casa del Grial in Spain. Dependening on the number of participants in your group guests may need to share a room. Full board, vegetarian menu available. For more information please use the contact form below stating your areas of interest. Here are a few of our most popular themed retreats:
Trinity Grove Retreats
Initiations to the grades of Bard, Ovate and Druid (as appropriate); Celtic teachings, rituals and shamanic work. Trinity Grove is a contacted mystery school in the neo-Druidic tradition.
Please see the Trinity Grove page for more about Trinity Grove.
An introduction to the Seax Wica tradition founded by Dr Raymond Buckland in 1974.
Depending on the number of days booked this retreat includes:
A practical and theorectical course over two weekends culminating in initiation as a Priest or Priestess of Avalon. Each weekend includes:
A practical weekend course working with the Sidhe, the "Shining Ones", for for personal empowerment, spiritual growth and planetary healing. Includes:
Grail Seekers Retreat
An Introduction to the Grail legend, through the Grail Tarot and shamanic journeying, Devotions include the Rosary of St Mary Magdalene and the Mass of the Holy Grail. This retreat may also include initiation as a Knight of St Joseph of Arimathea or a Dame of St Mary Magdalen, or initiation to one of our higher grades (K/DSJB & KTPP).
Cathar Spirit Retreat
The spirit of the Bonhommes is alive and well, constantly adapting itself to new generations and fresh spiritual insights. This retreat focuses on personal vocation and spiritual direction with pathworking using the Cathar Tarot as well as study of the neo-Cathar teachings of Antonin Gadal. The devotions at this retreat include the Chaplet of the Seven Signs (Johannine), the Temple Mass with readings from the Gnostic Scriptures and the traditional Cathar Rites of the Apparellamentum and Consolamentum. Other initiations and ordinations also possible.