Uplift Will Inspire Byron; Participatory Event A[euro][approximately]supports a Deep Understanding That Each of Us Is the Change - It Is within Us'

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COVERING four days and nights in Byron Bay, UPLIFT 2013 will bring together some of the world's most inspirational artists and innovative thinkers "to explore, inquire, share and discover together, our role in the creation of a new paradigm of global sustainability and oneness".

More than a symposium, organisers say UPLIFT 2013 "is a participatory event that supports our deep understanding that each of us is the change - it is within us, it connects us, and it begins now."

The event will include perspectives from many disciplines including science, wellness, art, ecology, new economics, indigenous culture and the wisdom of youth. UPLIFT 2013 features a full program of inspiring lectures, interactive talks and dynamic panel discussions, plus sessions featuring yoga, dance, devotional chants, sound therapy, art workshops and a dynamic youth space. In the evening participants can unwind to world music and uplifting dance beats from international musicians and world class Australian acts. …