David Deida Sex, Power, and the Path of Love

David Deida: Sex, Power, and the Path of Love

Join internationally renowned teacher and author David Deida on an insightful journey through the spiritual mysteries of sex and intimacy.

Date: February 22, 2019
Time: 7-10 pm Main Event // 10-11 pm “An Intimate Social Hour”
Venue: The Wooly // 20 N Main St, Gainesville, FL 32601
Admission: $100 per person
All proceeds benefit the launch of Amrita Institute.

Pre-registration is required. 
Register now to reserve your seat.


Event Description:

Join bestselling author, David Deida, for this unique opportunity to ask your most burning questions on topics of sex, love, power, purpose, and ecstatic liberation.

In this rare 3-hour public teaching appearance, David will work directly with audience members, answering personal questions and sharing his wisdom as he guides participants on an insightful journey through the spiritual mysteries of sex and intimacy.

Topics of exploration:

    • Uncovering the map of your individual romantic character
    • Living from the truth of what you most deeply want to give and receive
    • Transforming sexual pleasure into spiritual awakening
    • Expressing your heart openly, skillfully, and without compromise
    • Sustaining whole-body surrender in intimacy
    • Offering your deepest gifts—sexually, spiritually, and creatively
    • And much more…

David’s warmth, humor, and compassionate insight into the mysterious beauty and challenge of erotic relationship is a gift to anyone wanting to magnify depth and passion in their lives.


Evening Schedule:

6:30 pm Doors open

We will be closing the doors at 7:00 pm. Please plan to come early. Late attendees will be asked to wait outside until an usher can guide you to your seats.

7:00 – 10:00 pm David will be teaching, answering questions, and working with audience members one-on-one (includes Intermission)

10:00 – 11:00 pm “An Intimate Social Hour” hosted by Amrita Institute.

And now that you’re wildly inspired… take some time to connect with others who are as passionate as you about spiritual intimacy and relationship. Snacks and refreshments will be provided as Amrita Institute shares about their 2019 program “The Living Goddess” and opens up registration for remaining events.


About David Deida

Acknowledged as one of the most insightful and provocative teachers of our time, bestselling author David Deida continues to revolutionize the way that people grow spiritually and sexually. His ten books are published in more than twenty-five languages worldwide and are required reading in university, church, and spiritual center courses. His workshops on a radically practical spirituality have been hailed as among the most original and authentic contributions to the field of self-development currently available.

Deida is included in the Watkins Review Spiritual 100 List, designating the most spiritually influential people worldwide. He is a founding member of Integral Institute, and has taught and conducted research at the University of California-San Diego School of Medicine, University of California-Santa Cruz, San Jose State University, Lexington Institute in Boston, and Ecole Polytechnique in Paris, France. Some of his recent books include Blue Truth, The Enlightened Sex Manual, and the 20th Anniversary Edition of the international bestseller, The Way of the Superior Man.

For more about David Deida, visit: deida.info



The Buzz:

“Seeing David’s new evolution, I was blown away!  He is direct, touching, precise, unapologetic and so grounded in ‘it’ that it blew my mind.”
-Maurizio Benazzo, Co-Founder, Science and Nonduality

“In the area of sacred intimacy, David Deida is holding a lightning bolt. He sheds an astonishing light.”
-Marianne Williamson, author of A Return to Love

“David Deida is the one Western teacher of tantra whose books I read and whom I send students to learn from. The results of true practice, in any tradition, are unmistakable; David Deida demonstrates them.”
-Lama Surya Das, author of Awakening the Buddha Within

“We all taste God, taste Goddess, taste pure Spirit in those moments of sexual rapture, and wise men and women have always used that rapture to reveal Spirit’s innermost secrets. David Deida is such a wise one.”
-Ken Wilber, author of Sex, Ecology, Spirituality

“David’s work . . . gives us a mature approach for bringing the energetic, emotional, and physical experience of sex into our life and practice.”
-Genpo Roshi, Zen master and author of The Eye Never Sleeps


Nina Lombardo Shakti Embdodied

The day following this event, we will be hosting a workshop for women integrating some of David’s teachings into embodied practice. More info here: Shakti Embodied: A Workshop for Women.