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The Intrinsic Taboo: A Four Element Mystery Teaching and the Secrets of ReWilding

  • CoSM, Chapel of Sacred Mirrors 46 Deer Hill Road Wappingers Falls, NY 12590 (map)


The Intrinsic Taboo, a Four Element Mystery Teaching & the Secrets of ReWilding!

A three-day paradigm-altering immersive educational experience.

In this workshop, you will receive a foundational education in ReWilding, along with actionable strategies and tactics you can use immediately to begin reclaiming the health and personal sovereignty that is our natural birthright.  It has taken me nearly two decades to uncover the information that informs my curriculum — and it all started with a simple question; “what is the healthiest way for us to live?”  The ReWilding lifestyle is — in its essence — a celebration of our natural selves.  To access that natural self takes courage and some education, because our history — and the meaning of the last several thousand years of our existence — has been shrouded in taboo, misinformation, miseducation and indoctrination.  The information I will present in this workshop is intended to empower you to find more freedom than you may have access to now and encourage you to take steps toward shedding the many layers of external suppression and internal repression that have accumulated on and around your authentic self over the course of your lifetime — and even before you were born.  I hope you will join me on this journey that will bring your closer to your wild, authentic self!

Course Schedule

Friday Evening (7:00pm - 10:00pm):
The Intrinsic Taboo, Sex, Drugs, Rock and Roll, and Human Domestication

Saturday Morning (9:00am - 12:00pm): 
Four Element Strategy for Total Body Nutrition

Saturday Afternoon (2:00pm - 5:00pm):
Four Element Strategy for Total Body Cleansing

Saturday Evening (8:00pm - 11:00pm):
Social Gathering and Dance Party

Sunday Morning (9:00am - 1:00pm):
ReACT — ReAdaptive Conditioning/Training

Registration Prices

Full weekend:

Registration Price - $349 (save $21)


Day Tickets:

Friday Evening - $45

Saturday all day - $250

Sunday - $75

Click here to register online.

Friday Evening Experience

The Intrinsic Taboo is all around us, silently regulating our behaviors,  unbeknownst to us, from the deepest recesses of our subconscious minds. It was implanted there by our civilization the moment — and quite possibly before the moment — we were born. More than just regulating our behavior, it prevents us from accessing our full potential, limits the expression of our health, and restricts us from accessing the peak experiences that nature intended for us on our journey towards self actualization and personal fulfillment. This in-depth lecture is designed to lead you to a personal moment of sudden realization, the ability to see the taboo for what it is, and offer you tools to begin reconditioning yourself free from the guilt, shame, and self-abusive behavior patterns that keep us bound to the unnatural standards of our society.

Bring an open mind, open heart, and a willingness to see the world in a new way.


Saturday Experience
Feeding and Cleansing The Human Animal, A Path To Thriving Health

This in-depth workshop is a Users Guide to Maintaining the Physical Health of the Human Animal.  Learn a customizable system for health maintenance that will last a lifetime… and beyond.

Part 1: Saturday Morning 
The Four Elements of  Human nourishment, and how to optimize your personal Nutrition Strategy.

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-What foods are we biologically adapted for?  How do we obtain and prepare these foods?  What roles do microorganisms and earth compounds play in our historical and modern diets?

-How do we fully hydrate ourselves in a world of “processed water”.  What kind of water are we biologically adapted to, and where can we obtain it?  How can we make the most of the water we have?

-What is the role of fresh air in our long-term health strategy, how can we create healthy air right in our own homes?

-What is the role of natural sunlight in the health and wellbeing of the human animal?  How can we use sunlight to develop robust health and vigor?

Part 2: Saturday Afternoon
The Four Elements of Cleansing and Detoxification, and how we can maximize our bodies ability to cleanse in an increasingly toxic world.

-What are the four organs responsible for eliminating wastes and toxins from our bodies?  How can we utilize this knowledge to create our own, personalized cleansing strategy?

-How can we maximize our bowel health and elimination?  How can we be sure that the bowel carries away our liver’s toxic load?

-Optimizing our bodies elimination of water-soluble toxins.  How can we utilize our urine output for cleansing and elimination?

-Wringing out the lungs, using our respiration for detoxification.  How do the lungs eliminate metabolic wastes? 

-What role does our sweat play in eliminating both water and lipid soluble toxins?  How can we increase our sweat output to remove toxic metals, industrial and nuclear toxins, and create a more meditative mind?

Demonstrations Will Include:

-Using the Neti pot for respiratory health and cleansing

-Creating our own inexpensive, detoxifying toothpaste at home

-Dental hygiene 101

Sunday Experience
Training the Human Animal with: ReACT: Re-Adaptive Conditioning / Training

Learn these pain reducing, injury proofing and survivability enhancing exercises and postures.  Discover how your body can move with greater ease and flexibility.  Did you know that there are fundamental human sleep and rest positions that few of us have ever been taught?

This is not a “work out” class, but rather an exploration of body intelligence!

Dress in comfortable clothing that allows you to move with ease, and bring plenty of water.  A yoga mat and notebook/pen will greatly enhance your experience!

Students will learn:

-A full-body joint mobilization.  Develop your mobility for greater flexibility and range of motion.  This is injury-proofing at its finest, and this routine is yours to use and customize for a lifetime of physical health and greater ease in your body.

-“Abdominal Vacuuming” for a stronger, tighter core and respiratory cleansing and health.

-Dropping and Rolling, Survivability Enhancing and Impact Injury Reducing body intelligence exercises.  Make the ground your friend!

-Barefoot “Prehensility” training.  Develop your oft-forgotten feet!  Your feet are your connection to the ground.  Develop your foot flexility, grip, and podiatry intelligence!

-Mastering the Flat-footed Squat.  This is the Human Animals natural resting position.  Our modern lifestyle has made the squat all but absent from our lives.  practice and develop your squat for better hip and knee mobility, more efficient bowel health!

-Natural Human sleep positions.  How did early humans, and modern hunter/gathers sleep without pillows and mattresses?  Learn these fundamental human sleep postures.


The CoSM Store and the Mushroom Cafe will be open.

Rooms are available  for rent  in Grey House, CoSM's fully renovated Visionary Victorian guest house.

The artwork of Alex Grey & Allyson Grey plus many other visionary artists are on display in the guest house.

CoSM, Chapel of Sacred Mirrors, 46 Deer Hill Road, Wappingers Falls, NY 12590 click here for directions