Actualize Your Compassionate Nature

It is a blessing to be called to a life of compassionate service in the natural healing arts.

To be an instrument of a caring universe.

To consciously accelerate one's evolution through a life of dedicated service.

To take personal responsibility for the healing of humanity.

To live in integrity with one's most cherished beliefs of the sacredness and unity of life.

Bruce Burger

Study with Bruce Burger, Author of
Esoteric Anatomy: The Body as Consciousness
Founder,  Heartwood Institute

 2015 -2016 Workshop Schedule

Free  weekly Energy Medicine Study Group & Review

Benbow, Ca

We are offering a free weekly Energy Medicine study group

for former students  at our Benbow home every Thursday beginning July 23.

July 30: Rajasic Session Review
Aug 13:  Core Session Review
Aug 20: Somatic Emotional Clearing Review
Beginning at 9:30 am classes will include Mantra Yoga, a check-in, demonstration,

questions & the opportunity to give and receive an Energy Medicine session.

Please  email an RSVP to let us know your coming....

Energy As Medicine: Three Week
Personal Growth & Career Training Retreat

January  21- Feb 8th 2016

Tiruvannamalai, India

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Somatic Emotional Clearing


"I immediately felt I was connected to your work and your energy
and  so glad I followed my inner voice and joined the course.
Its been magical studying with you and the healing is still working in my life now.
Thank you Bruce for  everything: your authenticity, compassion and integrity.
You held a sacred space for me to go deeper into my healing
and to reclaim aspects of my being which had fragmented off from me in the past. 
Every now and again we get a choice  and opportunity
to really invest in ourselves and put our spiritual life and at the top of the list.
The course has been an example of this for me.
It has filled my being in so many ways. Im so glad I made that choice."
Neil A

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Ultimate Atom

This gentle, easy to master bodywork,

brings peace to the heart and mind 
and facilitates a profoundly healing state of Soul Communion. 

If you are currently in bodywork, these techniques will empower you
 to work smarter and easier!
This work is as nourishing to give as it is to receive!

ॐ  Accelerate Your Evolution!
        ॐ Self Healing through Music: Mantra Yoga
        ॐ Immersion in Unitive Consciousness: Jnana Yoga
        ॐ Immersion in Universal Love: Bhakti Yoga
        ॐ Immersion in Loving Service: Karma Yoga
        ॐ  Self Realization as the key to healing: Nitya Yoga
Highly recommended for individuals who are being guided
 to a deeper understanding of Yoga and eastern philosophy.
As well as students and practitioners of Polarity Therapy,
massage, bodywork, and healing who are seeking
 profoundly effective tools for working smarter and easier through Energy Medicine.

Worker Smarter and Easier with Polarity Therapy Techniques...
Our energy Balancing program offers an excellent foundation
for building a career as a massage therapist, healer or bodyworker.
Heal your life... Learn  powerful energy balancing protocols...
to balance the nervous system, enhance vitality and release stress and trauma.

"Last year I attended the 3 week professional training in Polarity Therapy with Bruce Burger ... Wowww, what an amazing experience it was! Being completely unfamiliar with any bodywork I was immersed in anatomy, body work, energy medicine and the healing powers of (Sanskrit) mantra's, intention and being present. Bruce is truly a pure soul - must be because of all the Gayatri chanting ;)! His warm, personal guidance, straight from the heart, is accompanied by humor and a lot of experience and dedication to his powerful work. For everybody who is looking for a holistic type of therapy to support others - as well as yourself - in healing, this course is a "must do". It changed me on all levels, physically, energetically, mentally, and spiritually. It's truly a great integration of different types of body/energy work! If you decide to go for it I wish you a wonderful journey ... !"

Tiruvannamalai, India

Energy as Medicine Career Training
 with Bruce Burger
January 21 - February 7, 2016
Optional 5-Day Sacred Sites Tour following:
 February 8 - 12, 2016

Join our Profoundly Healing
Transformational Therapy Career Training

Sacred Mountain Arunachala-Shiva

Energy As Medicine
Personal Growth & Career Training Retreat

  •  Foundation Training: 4 days
  •  Sattvic Energy Balancing Session: Balances the nervous system to promote healing Soul Communion.
  •  Rajasic Energy Balancing Session: Enhances vitality.
    •  2 days morning practice-afternoon personal space/tourism
  •  Intermediate Training: 4 days
  •   Core Energy Balancing Session: Releases tension and trauma from the sympathetic nervous system.
  •   Pelvic Energy Balancing Session: Releases blocked energy and emotional armoring.
    •  2 days morning practice-afternoon personal space/tourism
  •  Somatic Emotional Clearing: 4 days
  •   Learn to clear emotional armoring, stress and trauma from the cellular memory of the body.
  •  Understand how to preventing re-traumatization
  •  Integrating Somatics and bodywork
  •  Learn to rescue the inner child
Retreat includes:
*    Morning Energy Exercise classes and health building diet
ॐ  The World As Music: Mantra Yoga Classes
* 90 NCBTMB ceh's available to licensed massage/bodyworkers

APP Certification:
* Meets Polarity Therapy requirements to apply to American Polarity Therapy Association,  for APP Associate Polarity Practitioner certification. (In addition 10 Hrs of Anatomy & APTA membership & fees are required  to apply for APP.)

18 day training: Tuition , food, water, accomodations & airport pickup/drop  will be around $2000. (Rs 125,000) in an AC single room! Or about ( Rs 76,500  ($1225 ) with tuition, meals, but no accomodation or airport taxi's.
Please contact Jahan at for exact price as price will vary depending on whether you request a single or double room, ac or non-ac and optional sacred tour. Prices are in Indian Rupees which fluctuate a bit from day to day.

Early Bird Discount $60: Register and pay 50% of tuition before August 1st
Register with a friend: Each take a $60. discount
Former students may take a $60. discount

Register Today: email Jahan

We are offering different options for this course, depending on if you are already staying in Tiruvannamalai, or traveling from abroad. We will offer:
1) A complete package, including: accommodation, meals/drinking water, pick-up/drop off from Chennai airport, travel on tour days, guided tours and all arrangements are included in your course fees.

 *Let us know if you want the 18-Day Training Course, or the 21-Day Training Course with Scared Sites Tours following the course.  **5-Day Tour outlined just below**

2) If you are already living in Tiruvannamalai, you can take just the course (plus two meals each day, taken with the group). *We can arrange accommodation for you if you prefer to stay with the group for the duration of this course.

3) You can choose just one or two modules if you wish. *Cost is lower when taking all three modules.

*To book your place in this course or for more information, please contact us.

Refund Policy:
All deposits are 90% refundable till August 1st.
            75% refundable till October 1st
            50% refundable Till Dec 1st
            Nonrefundable after Dec 1st

Join our Profoundly Healing
Transformational Therapy Career Training

Questions?? Bruce (707) 923-3387

5 - Day Sacred Sites Tour
Dates: February 8 - 12th, 2016
(Follows the Energy as Medicine Training Course )

Arunachelaeswara Temple

Expert guide and devotee of Arunachala, Saran, will lead you on this 5-Day Sacred Sites Tour.  You will visit many of the most spiritually powerful and respected temples, ashrams and natural landscapes in Tamil Nadu, South India.

Explore the some of the many powerful sacred sites in South India, lead by expert native guide, Saran. Saran has a passion for these places, which is noticeable, and makes for a wonderful tour.

An overnight stay at the top of the holy hill Arunachala. You will get mountain chai (made with local, fresh herbs), and a meal made on the mountain top.
Visit ancient & holy temples and ashrams in the various towns we will stop at over 5 days.
Visit Auroville. Relax next to a spacious pool. Get Ayurvedic massage. Time spent in these places do wonders to enhance any spiritual practice you enjoy.

Unwind. Let the peace sweep through you, so that all there is is this moment...Enjoy the many trees on Auroville roads, which are designed using Sacred Geometry. Visit the Matri Spherical Mandir, for a unique meditation opportunity.

Visit Pondicherry. See the French Quarter, and enjoy some shopping and site seeing. Visit Sri Aurobindo Ashram and a temple devoted to Lord Ganesha (the Elephant-headed God, remover of obstacles).

Visit the ancient, hand carved stone temples of Mamalapuram. Some of these temples have taken multiple generations to carve, from a single, large stone! Amazing to see the incredible detail, of the life-like Gods and Goddesses in stone.

*Contact us for more information, or to book your place for this tour!

            "Bruce (Burger), author of Esoteric Anatomy, is a sensitive, caring, and helpful Polarity Therapy teacher with APTA approved Associate Polarity Practitioner program (APP) . The course  is almost 3 weeks, earning 90  NCBTMB approved provider hours. This is an intensive program in which emotional clearing, responses, and attention are required as part of learning and student experience process.
           Coursework consists of daily energy exercises, Bhakti yoga chanting, didactic instruction, demonstration(s), and learning/practice bodywork energy balancing trades. The course is well paced on a daily basis with practice trades possible (and expected) on interim days (including instructor trades, with personal student feedback), which also allow for local sightseeing and events.

               I would most highly recommend this training opportunity, both to learn to deliver Polarity Therapy to clients, and, as a personal transformational experience."
                                                                                                      R. W.


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