Ishtar's Drum is the heart child of Susanne Rae
SusanneRae Jones is a Labyrinth creator, meditation teacher, artist, and priestess of the Earth. She is a dynamic and engaging, Veriditas-trained presenter who has 30 years’ experience working with women-centred energies. SusanneRae lives and works in New South Wales,Australia.
SusanneRae started her working life as a registered nurse and midwife and then took her love of art to the high school classroom. She has a PhD in Art Education from UNSW. As well as many years teaching experience at secondary and tertiary education levels she is a competent yoga teacher (IYTA Registered) and community organiser.
SusanneRae is passionate about the earth and ritual. She conducts Reclaiming classes and workshops in her local community, Australia and internationally. Her self designed Earth Based Mindfulness meditation classes are taught live via the internet to anywhere in the world.
SusanneRae started and directs the Meditation Space ,firstly in Campbelltown and now online, a place for like minded people to come together for workshop, ritual, classes and healing. She is a Pagan Chaplain at Western Sydney University and chair of Campbelltown Hospital Pastoral Care Committee. As Director of the Meditation Teacher’s Training College she teaches her own Meditation Australia approved Courses and provides support and direction for those stepping into the career as teachers and group facilitators.
SusanneRae is an energetic and sound healer, artist, and activist. She regularly hosts Labyrinth walks in Campbelltown and at the Centennial Park Labyrinth in Sydney .
With 30 years meditation experience in various traditions and 5 years meditation teaching experience her classes draw on Buddhist, Earth based and psychological understanding of Meditation. She brings a pragmatic grounded spirituality to her presentations, whether they be corporate based stress management sessions, holding space at a funeral , a public ritual or her own Yoga and Meditation Classes.
SusanneRae is available for workshops, labyrinth building and facilitation, speaking events, and classes online and in person. Anything is possible!
Flying over the plains of Masi Mara with the rising sun in my eyes