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The Art of Radical Forgiveness - A Workshop with Cyntha Gonzales

  • Words Bookstore Cafe (map)

Traditional forgiveness offers compassion when we have been harmed and takes responsibility and apologizes when we have harmed. In radical forgiveness, we go beyond blame and take courageous responsibility for what is unhealed in ourselves to attract any offender – personally, socially or politically. We move from understandable victimization to revolutionary gratitude for the soul growth that any harm and betrayal have catapulted us into.

We are able to eventually say, "It couldn't have been any other way." This can be a tall order. Committed attention and surrendering to the rich journey that radical forgiveness is, make it possible. 

In this 2-hour talk and workshop, Cyntha will take participants through the rich journey that radical forgiveness is. She will includes exercises from:

  • Ho’oponopono
  • Buddhist Forgiveness Meditation
  • A Course in Miracles
  • The Karpman Victim Triangle
  • Colin Tipping’s Radical Forgiveness

Cost: BD20 (payable in advance to Words)

To sign up, email with your name and mobile number. 

Cyntha Gonzalez has practiced as a couples therapist for the last 30 years, a ripe ground for the necessity of radical forgiveness. She also is a bodywork healer, art therapist, Sacred Intimacy workshop leader and certified Holotropic Breathwork facilitator, having practiced internationally over 30 years. She leads workshops, training courses and writes blogs, articles, and now her first book on the power of radical forgiveness in her own successful divorce process. She has been based in Dubai for the last 17 years and has regularly taught in Bahrain. For her blogs on sacred intimacy, podcasts and more, go to: