Event Introduction

The Sacred Ceremony of

Vision Quest will be lead by Santiago Andrade León

Medicine Man, Spiritual Leader of the Sacred Fire of Itzachilatlan

                Chief of our Vision Quest in Ayapuma Samay Ecuador and Nina Urcu Sicily, Italy


                During our Vision Quest we will have daily TEMASCALES (Sweat Lodges) and sing to the four directions in the sunrise and sunset.
                We will be sharing different activities and workshops, daily communitary work etc. All of the family can participate.


                MAIN SCHEDULE

                Friday JULY 26th
                Camping open at noon.
                Opening Ceremony Four Tobaccos in the Altar of the Halfmoon of the FSI.

                Wednesday JULY 31st
                Harvest of Vision Questers of 4 days & Circle of Sacred Songs

                Saturday AUGUST 3rd
                Harvest of our Vision Questers of 7 days
                Mesa Andina, Altar of the Heart of Carnations
                Traditional Healings / Limpias

                Monday AUGUST 5th
                Harvest of our Vision Questers of 9 days
                Two Tobaccos in the Altar of the Halfmoon

                Friday AUGUST 9th
                Harvest of our Vision Questers of 13 days
                4 Tobaccos in the Altar of the Halfmoon FSI
                Closing Ceremony

                Saturday AUGUST 10th
                End of the Camp

                *During our Vision Quest we will have daily TEMASCALES (Sweat Lodges) and sing to the four directions in the morning and night.
                We will be sharing different activities and workshops, daily communitarian works, etc.
                All generations of the family are welcome to participate.

                DESIGN OF VISION QUEST
                4 days, 4 nights
                First year
                365 RED tobacco prayers
                Door of the EAST, Humbleness
                7 days, 7 nights
                Second year
                365 YELLOW tobacco prayers
                Door of the SOUTH, our Willpower
                9 days, 9 nights
                Third year
                365 BLACK tobacco prayers
                Door of the WEST, our Sincerity
                13 days, 13 nights
                Fourth year
                365 WHITE tobacco prayers
                Door of the NORTH, our Integrity

                This is a full Circle of four years, four doors facing and opening the Sacred directions;
                the path to our healing and knowledge of Spirit, the Red Road of our heart in the Heart of our Ancestors;
                the way to honor our life and find purpose and direction in this sacred space and time.