Gila Novack-Leela School Testimony

Dear dear Eli, The thinker has vanished. Happiness is here (where It Is always, but the thinker thought she had to pull the right strings; one marionette playing with another — joke’s on me😁). Love waterfalls through this being now, pouring out of my pores, and laughter is the music. on the cusp of your … Read more

Rebecca Geach – Leela School Testimony

Dear Eli, Jared, Leesa and Stevie,  I want to thank you from every cell in my being for creating such a profound course where I can feel so lovingly supported to journey into the absolute unknown of living through love. Not a manufactured love through the limitations of thought but a gob smacking love that … Read more

Stevie – Leela School Testimony

Dear Eli, Wow. Observing what is unfolding in this retreat feels like watching alchemy, or magic, or some other such thing. The culmination of so many converging factors: your initial vision for the school to serve the awakening and peace for all beings; your lifetime of work- as beautifully outlined in The Awakened Guide – … Read more

Heidi – Leela School Testimony

Dearest Eli, Sending you lots of love from India. Together with Dominique we traveled from Mahabalipuram to Pondicherry and finally to the Arunachala. So lucky to visit this place, to live on the feet to this mountain and to feel this huge and supportive invitation to stop and to be still. I see you and … Read more

Jitendra – Leela School Testimony

Sweet friends, I cannot believe how my life has changed since Australia. There has been the most profound awakening to my heart through the grace of our teacher. People are waking up left right and center through true friendship. Just learning how sensitive we all really are has allowed me to realize that this soul … Read more

Joey – Leela School Testimony

I had my first session with Jared on Maui, 2015 and it was a true game changer for me. I was aware of my 9 fixation but only from a cognitive/textbook understanding. Until this session I had no visceral connection with what was running underneath the surface. Thanks to Jared’s clarity and openness, something very … Read more

Kemila – Leela School Testimony

Being a busy full-time hypnotherapist for some years, I had no need nor intention to take another hypnotherapy certification course. However, when The Leela School for Advanced Clinical Hypnosis started a certification course in 2016, I was surprised and delighted, and I knew immediately that I wanted to go. I was surprised because I had … Read more

Natasa – Leela School Testimony

Dear Jared and Stevie, Thank you so much for the recent Leela School retreat. You and Stevie exemplified true friendship so deeply and profoundly I feel we were all and continue to be blessed beyond measure by your devotion and love of truth. Your willingness to be presence and space itself made us stronger in … Read more

Lucie – Leela School Testimony

Dearest Eli, I would like to give you an update. I learned so much in this period. All the episodes with my body throughout my life have been great teachings! The inflammation in my hip is cured with Turmeric extract. Apparently this is very good for joints and inflammation. The hip is not that worn … Read more

Caroline – Leela School Testimony

The True Friend weekend did me a lot of good because I felt very safe, protected and seen in the space opened there. The beautifully sequenced partner exercises were fun. Their exploratory nature made me experience the quality of my habitual responses to the outside world. Openly being there in the attitude of the True … Read more

John – Leela School Testimony

Hi friends, as I’m writing this report, my wife Traudy and I are on a ferry to New York City to consult with the first of three top aortic heart surgeons.  Over the next few weeks we will try and come up with a solution for a deteriorating heart problem that can not be easily … Read more

Margot – Leela School Testimony

The True Friend weekend did me a lot of good because I felt very safe, protected and seen in the space opened there. The beautifully sequenced partner exercises were fun. Their exploratory nature made me experience the quality of my habitual responses to the outside world. Openly being there in the attitude of the True … Read more

How Far Have We Gone

Reading the latest edition of Eli Jaxon-Bear´s classic Enneagram book “Fixation to Freedom,” these words caught my attention: “We are all struggling, but how far have we gone?” – Kabir. How far have I gone? That is the essential question! That is what makes a difference in my life, and in the lives of those … Read more

Spiritual Retreats

Joey Bloom Spiritual Retreats

Before I discovered the Leela School, I was searching for a final teacher. I came across Gangaji; an American-born woman who transmitted the simple truth of who I am. Coming out of a school of mysticism which was very flashy and entertaining, at first I found Gangaji’s message to be too simple. After attending a … Read more

Spiritual Awakening

Marja Leela School Mentor

Spiritual Awakening  Silence is one of the most important ‘things’ I have learned from Eli Jaxon-Bear and his Leela School teachers. I cannot live without that anymore, as I have experienced it is part of who I am. Silence taught me that spiritual awakening is not a matter of adding. Surrender Recently I went through … Read more

Transforming Robots into Humans

Henk Leela School Mentor

Robots are stepping out of science fiction fantasy into the reality of humans. Japan has the scoop of the first human-robot marriage. Europe considers civil rights for robots. Technicians all over the world are developing robot dolls with sensitive skin and ‘real’ facial features. These dolls will become our techno-slaves. But as they, with the … Read more

What do You Want? Cravings vs. Fulfillment

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This is a transcript of a recent webcast from Jared Franks part of the monthly Leela School webcast series. Enjoy! Something that I discovered from my teacher Eli is that human bodies, are desire bodies. We are continuously wanting, and usually unaware of it. Most people don’t know what it is that they really want, … Read more

A Testimony of Gratitude – Margot

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Dear Gangaji and Eli, A letter seems to want to be written, so here it is: a report to let you know how this form is being used, how the Truth moving through this form is being used. Gratitude wants to be expressed over and over and over. The Leela School has been a profound … Read more

Hypnosis in Contemporary Medicine

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In 2005, a review was undertaken by James H. Stewart, MD, on behalf of the Mayo Clinic, entitled “Hypnosis in Contemporary Medicine”. Hypnosis became popular as a treatment for medical conditions in the late 1700s when effective pharmaceutical and surgical treatment options were limited. To determine whether hypnosis has a role in contemporary medicine, relevant … Read more

Announcing Certification in Clinical Hypnosis

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We are very pleased to announce the first Module 1 course, this is a 10 day in-person retreat with Eli Jaxon-Bear, the founder of the Leela School, alongside Leela Teachers and Mentors, covering the syllabus in an environment of openness and heart-based learning, experiencing, practicing, and deep support. Certification in Clinical Hypnosis, Level 1 – … Read more

The Leela School receives A.C.H.E accreditation

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We are excited to let you know we received the A.C.H.E. (American Council of Hypnotist Examiners) accreditation in January 2016. You can read more about the A.C.H.E. and the A.C.H.E. code of ethics here: A.C.H.E. American Council of Hypnotist Examiners ACHE Code of Ethics

Opening year special discount

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We are pleased to announce the opening of The Leela School. We are very excited at the prospect of offering Eli’s powerful teaching and therapeutic methods in a three level certification format, potentially leading to a Diploma in Advanced Clinical Hypnosis. You will deepen in your own personal realization while learning, practicing and perfecting the skills … Read more