Samhain (Hallowe’en/Day of the Dead) Dances

We will dance to honour the ancestors and ponder the “thin veil” between life and death during October.

Samhain/Hallowe’en

Some of our local favorites are: (Scroll down for links)

  • Swimming to the Other Side
  • Witches Song
  • Spirits in the Graveyard
  • Ancestors’ Breaths
  • Kali

Which of these is your favorite? Do you have other songs or dances that you love that fit this theme? Send me a note and let me know! Mary

 

 

 

Here’s the complete list from the Bears’ list at circledancing

Samhain:
(Death, End Of Shedding, Without Illusion, Thinning of Veils, Rest)
**Old Woman
All Soul’s Night
An Diran
Bablykan
Between the Worlds
Breaths
By a Quiet Stream
Cleopatra
Crossing (The) (Osiyeza) – intense, pagan
Dance The Mystic Spiral
Dar Gorani
Dark Spiral
Darrone
Death Ronde (Return Again)
Deep Peace
Dimna Juda
Dreaming – Samhain to Spring equinox
Dudulas
E Ho Hi
Earth, Air, Fire, Water
Elm Dance
Embrace the Shadow
Eno Sagrado (Sacred Ground)
Enso – Japanese sign for emptiness (all possibilties)
Four Elements Dances (1)
Garuda
Goc
Hallai
Hex
Insider, The
Kali
Kangueleftos (The Gate)
Karev Yom (Giving and Receiving)
Lam Lam
Le Bezu
Lore
Moroccan Exile
Namah Shivaya
Navigator
Nightwalking
Old Woman
Porushka
Raca
Rakim
Sacred Hoop
Samhain
Serenity
Shift, The
Shiva Shambo – intense
Still Point
Swimming to the Other Side
Take Me to The River
The Crossing (Osiyeza)
The Shift
Vrlisko Kolo
Weaver and the Web
Whisper, The
Who By Fire
Yianni Mou (Dark Miserlou)
You Have Loved Enough

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