Participants join hands forming a circle with the Dance leader, and
musicians, in the center. The leader teaches the sacred phrase,
melody, and movements for each Dance and perhaps some context
about that particular Dance. The teaching is always brought from a
compassionate heart in a comfortable, quiet, and often sacred
When Dance lyrics include sacred phrases in native languages,
attention is given to ensure that all have ample opportunity to
pronounce the unfamiliar words comfortably and correctly.
The Aramaic Lord's Prayer is taught in the language Jesus spoke. Many feel this language broadens the depth of the meaning of the Prayer.Dancing this Prayer cycle is not about perfection but rather how it can make one feel.