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"The Cosmic Mirror: Understanding Relationships through Astrology"

"Mastering the Zodiac"

2-part workshop in beautiful, mystical Bali
Jeff Jawer
and Rick Levine

October 8th - 18th, 2012

During these workshops, the brilliant and highly entertaining astrologers, Jeff Jawer and Rick Levine will be working together in a powerfully interactive way with one another and in an insightfully personalised way with workshop participants.

Both workshops are suitable for students with a solid foundation in the field, but not for absolute beginners, basic astrology will not be taught.


Attendees stand to reap the benefits of their combined vast intellectual resources, humour and personal and professional experience. This world-renowned astrological team are both colleagues and close personal friends; while highly respectful of one another, their approaches to astrology are both diverse and complementary, creating the kind of rich, evocative and energetic dialogue that makes learning astrology such a joy.

cosmic mirror workshop video

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The workshop is in two parts, each of which may be attended separately. There is a flow between these 2 workshops, and priority will be given to those attending the complete programme.



  • It Starts with You - natal issues around intimacy
  • Modes of relationship - Freud et al
  • Planetary perspectives, eg. differences between Lunar and Venusian needs within a chart
  • Planetary Pairs:
    Sun-Moon - spirit and soul
    Venus-Mars - sex and play
    Jupiter-Saturn - exploration and obligation

The 1st part of the workhop will be held at Melati Cottages. There are several AC rooms, and the rooms are given 1st come, 1st serve. At this time all AC rooms have already been assigned.



Mastering the Zodiac - following on from our theme of relationships in Part 1, we will travel about 1 hour and 15 minutes east to the ocean, and spend one day relaxing, and 3 days doing dynamic interactional work on how the 12 signs of the zodiac are the most integrated organization of personality types and cultural development. This experiential workshop will provide in-depth experiences of their substance and relationships to open their magical powers to all of us.

This part of the workshop will be spent at Pondok Pisang, a charming, quiet beach-side, simple but beautiful hotel. The facility here is small, and participants will be sharing accommodations for these few days.


Regular Daily Schedule in Ubud and Candidasa

6:00 am - 7.15 am - Optional Daily Yoga
7:00 am - 8:45 am - Buffet Breakfast for hotel residents.
9:00 am -1:00 pm - Morning Session (with half hour coffee/coconut break)
1:00 pm - 4:15 pm - Lunch/Relaxation Break - Buffet Lunch for hotel residents.
4:15 pm -6:00 pm - Afternoon Session

Evenings Free - although there may be exceptions. Rick and Jeff may add impromptu sessions to cover additional material as needed.

candi beach

Evening meals are not included at Melati Cottages, but are for the Candidasa portion.

Arrival Day for Part 1:

Monday, October 8th, 2012 - Everyone is required to arrive by this date so there will be time for acclimating and recovering from jet-lag (this night's accommodation are part of the Melati package).

Starting Day:

Tuesday, October 9th - We have chosen our starting time astrologically for 9:15 am, this our 1st official morning (see chart), with a very simple Balinese offering ceremony. We will ask everyone to be in the hall by 9:00 am. The rest of the day will follow the normal schedule.

candi sunset

Half Day:

Friday, October 12th - Since many participants are restricted as to their time in Bali, we allow a half day midway through this part of this workshop, so people can explore more of the area. Our session that morning will end around 12:30 pm. This will leave a full half day and evening to explore the island, go to the beach, shop or to spend an ecstatically hedonistic time in one of the spas.

Closing for Part 1:

Sunday, October 14th - We ask that everyone be packed and ready to leave Ubud before we start the morning class. Our luggage will then be taken to Candidasa, and the drivers will come back for us.

We will spend the morning in the Wantilan (meeting hall) in Melati, then at 11:45 am we will head straight up to Pondok Pisang in Candidasa, have lunch there about 1:45 pm. We will then take a 1 hour and 45 minute break to settle into our new "home".

Arrival Day for Part 2 :

4:15 pm -6:00 pm - We will meet in our new meeting place overlooking the ocean, for both the closing of part one and the opening for part two of our time together.

New Moon Ceremony:


Monday, October 15th - there is a New Moon, at 7:00 am in the morning we will head for an beautiful Balinese temple in Candidasa itself. Here we will join the local people in a traditional lunar temple blessing. This is of course an optional event, and women during their cycle do not participate.


We will return from the ceremony at around 9:30 am, have a late breakfast, then pack and prepare to travel to the beautiful White Sand Beach, about a 25 minute drive away, where we will have a picnic and day of relaxing and swimming in this idyllic spot. This is the most beautiful beach we know of in Bali.

**Should it be raining we will plan an alternative excursion**

white sand beach

The rest of our time in Candidasa will follow the same schedule as shown above.

Thursday, October 18th - 6:00 pm, our official closing.

Friday, October 19th - Departure day, with some of the group leaving for Borobudur.


There will be an optional 2-day tour of the Buddhist temples of Borobudur on the island of Java following the workshop, October 19th - 20th, 2012
Please go to Borobudur Tour for more information.

Registration, Information and Prices

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Melati Cottages, Ubud

Pondok Pisang, Candidasa



Prices are in US Dollars - for Currency Conversion, go to: http://www.xe.com/ucc/

Please note: prices subject to change without prior notice. If you have made a deposit we will honour the price you signed up for.

Full Accommodation 2 Workshop Package

  • Ground transfers from Denpasar airport if arrival is within 3 days before the actual beginning workshop date (Oct 5th or later)
  • Transportation from Ubud to Candidasa on October 14th
  • Transportation between Candidasa and Denpasar airport on October 19th
  • 6 nights accommodation at Melati Cottages, 5 nights at Pondok Pisang
  • Breakfast and Lunch for 10 days, dinner is also included for the 4 nights we are in Candidasa
  • Morning Yoga Class
  • 2 massages (or facials) in the comfort of your own room
  • A visit to the Temple on the morning of the New Moon.
  • Class materials
  • Full Tuition

$1,950 - Above package with single occupancy in Ubud, shared occupancy in Candidasa.

$1,850 - Above package with shared occupancy in Ubud and Candidasa. Recommended only for those attending with a friends; we on occasion find people room-mates, but cannot guarantee this.


Full Accommodation "Cosmic Mirror"
  • Ground transfers from Denpasar airport if arrival is within 3 days before the actual beginning workshop date (Oct 5th or later). Participants are responsible for their own departure expenses (although we happily help with arrangements).
  • 6 nights accommodation at Melati Cottages
  • Breakfast and Lunch for 6 days
  • Morning Yoga Class
  • 2 massages (or facials) in the comfort of your own room
  • A visit to the Holy Springs on the morning of the New Moon.
  • Class materials
  • Full Tuition

$1,450 - Above package with single occupancy in Ubud.

$1,350 - Above package with shared occupancy in Ubud, recommended only for those attending with a friend, we can on occasion set participants up with a room-mate but cannot guarantee this.

Full Accommodation "Mastering the Zodiac"

  • 4 nights accommodation at Pondok Pisang
  • Transportation between Candidasa and Denpasar airport on October 19th. Unless able to meet with the group at Melati Cottages at 11:00 am on Oct 15th, participants must find and pay their own way to Candidasa.
  • Breakfast for 4 days and Lunch for 4 days, Dinner for 5 nights
  • Morning Yoga Class
  • Class materials
  • Full Tuition

$800 - Above package with shared occupancy in Candidasa.

We have different standards of rooms in both hotels, with a few of the Melati rooms having AC. To be fair we give all rooms on a 1st come basis, with priority going to those signing up for the full programme. Please book early for premium rooms.

** Ground Transportation is only provided between the hotels and the airport, and we attempt to carpool as much as possible, please be patient if you have some wait time at the airport. We cannot provide pick-ups or drop offs to or from other locations (apologies but no exceptions), but we will happily arrange transportation for you at the going rates. Thank you for understanding.**


Tuition Only Packages

We offer participants the option of a non-residential package, including:

  • Full Tuition
  • Class Materials

$1,500 - The full 10 day programme, tuition only and class materials. No accommodations, transportation, meals or extras.

$1,100 - "Cosmic Mirror" programme, tuition only and class materials. No accommodations, transportation, meals or extras.

$650 - "Mastering the Zodiac" programme, tuition only and class materials. No accommodations, transportation, meals or extras.

Tuition only participants are most welcome to purchase meals at Melati and Pondok Pisang; also to participate in all or any activities, and we will happily arrange your Bali transportation. There will be an additional per activity/service cost.

bali sunset

Alternative Accommodations:

are abundant locations in Ubud, and we will be happy to give our personal recommendations. In Candidasa we are more limited in choice and therefore make this specific recommendation.

Candi Beach Cottages - Some real beach luxury just a 10 minute walk or 2 minute drive from our workshop venue at Pondok Pisang.


Requirements: This workshop will be of great value to anyone with a working knowledge of astrology, from intermediate beginners to the most seasoned professional. The workshop is not suitable for absolute beginners.

For a complete sense of comfort for the group as a whole, we do ask that everyone participanting in this particular workshop be willing to share their chart. This is a highly personalized and interactive workshop during which we will be working with all participant's charts. This does not, of course, preclude personal privacy, we invite you to share as much or as little for your own personal comfort.

All information shared in these group settings is highly confidential, for this reason we will not be professionally recording this workshop, and we will not allow personal recorders or transcription of its content.

Readings: Please contact Rick and Jeff directly if you are interested in private readings with them in Bali.

Rick Levine

Jeff Jawer



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