7 1/2" x 9 1/2"
Illustrations: 180 Color
Published: June 2017
Eurythmy is a way of transforming speech sounds into
movement, making the sounds visible and drawing out their power. The
movement gestures of eurythmy are alive and dynamic and have a powerful
effect on body, soul and spirit—as when a stone falls into water and
leaves visible ripples. Eurythmy therapy is an effective means of
restoring balance to the human body and stimulating self-healing through
This unique book, the first significant attempt to photographically record and demonstrate basic eurythmy therapy movements, describes and illustrates the core speech/sound exercises—vowel exercises, consonant exercises and soul exercises that include love, hope, and sympathy.
This book is not a replacement for a qualified eurythmy therapist, but is intended as guidance and orientation for patients practicing on their own—perhaps after a few initial sessions with a therapist—or for more experienced, nonprofessional eurythmists.