The Eros meetup is for individuals...single or in some form of relationship(s)... interested in sharing and learning about love, sexuality, men and women, relationships and the ecstatic.....creating more connection and capacity for enjoyment. This group will be exploring a wide range of topics both in the personal and the broader social and cultural contexts. All denominations, orientations and lifestyles are welcome.
This meetup is one of the local pathways groups of The Ollin Institute (http://www.ollininstitute.com) that offers training, events and collective ventures that cultivate connection, expression, purpose and growth. We are actively looking for individuals that would like to host, offer a workshop, or partner with us in organizing the group. If you are interested please email Trish at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Types of Meetups:
We will be having several types of meetups. Fun social events, facilitated groups, workshops and guest speakers. These will have varied costs depending on the event. We focus on creating high quality events that provide powerful experiences, community and provide valuable information.
Some of the potential topics to be explored include:
Modern Love & Relationships What is Love? Types of Love, Love Styles, Relationship Models, Single as a Choice, Relationship Communication, Beloved, God & Goddess in Everyone, The Beloved, Love and Sex, Modern Marriage, Romance, Keeping the Fire Going, The Evolution of Relationships, Longing, Commitment
The Ecstatic & Sacred Sexuality Sacred Sexuality, Tantra, Kama Sutra, Soul Merging, Sex and God, Religion and Sex, Kundalini, Union vs. Identity, Energetics of Sex, Sexual Magic, Transcendence, The Chakras, Multi-dimensional Sex, Relationship as a Spiritual Path
Men & Women What does it mean to be a man? A Woman?, Men’s Movement, Women’s Empowerment, Dynamics, Differences in Pleasure and Orgasm, Polarity, Communication, Helping Each Other, Exploring the Masculine and Feminine, Cultural pressures, Healing Between, Men’s Issues, Women’s Issues, Politics of sex, Gender
Our Bodies & Sensuality Defining Beauty, The Senses, Pleasure, Anatomy & Sexual Techniques, Sexual Healing, Kundalini, Health, Body Image, Loving our Bodies, Embodiment, Celebrating the Body, Cultural Biases and Norms, Body Art, Massage, Movement, Dance
Desire & Passion Nature of Attraction, Our Motivations, Cultivating Passion, Creativity, Art of Seduction, Charisma, Flirting, Dating & Social Skills, Non-Verbal Communication, Turn-ons, Fetishes, Lust, Keeping Desire Alive, Porn, Cultural Influences
Taboo Morality / Ethics, Controversial Lifestyles, Fetishes, Shame, Shadow, Cultural, Masks, Porn, Kink, Power and Surrender, Pain