LACS TOPICS — hand drums

The Basis of All Things Is Rhythm

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The Basis of All Things Is Rhythm

The Rhythm All Around Us The hum of the earth. The spinning of the sun. The rotation of the moon. Our changing seasons and every aspect of our lives follow regular and natural rhythms. Scientists studying subatomic level particles have found that the "strings" which make up the tiniest foundations of our universe are in rhythmic vibration. Rhythm is the basis of all things. An increased attention to rhythm opens us up to the messages of the universe and of our source.  Drumming accentuates our awareness of the rhythms that rule our lives.  Drumming connects us to natural cycles of...

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Treat Your Feet to Bliss!!!

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Treat Your Feet to Bliss!!!

Foot Bliss - Reflexology A long work week, being on your feet for long periods, drumming for hours or simply the customary stress involved in meeting daily obligations can leave feet, hands in need of some healing attention.  That is where I found myself last Friday but then a shared Uber ride brought me to one of those moments where you realize that there are no coincidences and introduced me to a truly gifted reflexology practicioner from Foot Bliss, based in Atlanta, Georgia.   More than just a relaxing treat for your feet or hands, Foot Bliss reflexology is an alternative medicinal practice using...

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Drumming Is For All of Us!!

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Drumming Is For All of Us!!

I can't think of a culture on the planet that doesn't have a drumming tradition. People from all walks of life have enjoyed the benefits of drumming throughout the ages. The universal language of music has the power to transform and to erase the boundaries of gender, age, nationality, race and language. Drumming is something that anyone can do without needing any special talents or ability - you don't have to read music or study music theory.  You can just get a drum and tap out the rhythm you feel.  Many people are turning to drum therapy for treating arthritis,...

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