Theme weekend program

The Compass for Everyday Life


with Adelbert & Wieke Nelissen


April 4 - 6
Friday 17.00h till Sunday 17.00h
The Kushi Institute of Europe, Amsterdam



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Do you need to orient, or reorient, yourself in a clearer, healthier, more rewarding direction?

This program offers a complete overview of all aspects of life and will help you discover the universal laws of cause and effect that govern all things and will give you the practical tools to understand energy flow, manage your life, and realize your goals.

You will learn how the cycle of life can be explained in five stages of energy and be applied in all aspects of life: the plant world, the animal world, health and sickness, war and peace, economy, politics, psychology, relationships, art and architecture, science, history, spiritality, and destiny.



17.00 – 18.00 Arrival and Registration
18.00 – 19.00 Dinner
19.30 – 21.30 The Yin and Yang studies and the philosophy of the Five transformations
08.00 – 09.00 Do – in exercises
09.00 – 09.30 Breakfast
10.00 – 13.00 Diagnosis & Healing with the 5 transformations
13.00 – 16.00 Lunch & free time
16.00 – 18.00 Cooking according to the 5 transformations
18.00 – 19.00 Dinner
08.00 – 09.00 Do – in exercises or Nordic Walking
09.00 – 09.30 Breakfast
10.00 – 13.00 9 star Ki caracterology and the 5     
personality types
13.00 – 14.30 Lunch & free time    
14.30 – 16.00 The Art and architecture and the 5  
16.00 – 16.15 Tea break
16.15 – 17.00 Question & Answer
17.00 Farewell & Departure



About the teachers
Adelbert and Wieke have over 30 years’ teaching experience and would like to share the deeper meaning of macrobiotics with you through the tools of yin and yang, the five transformations, Nine Star Ki, the I Ching, and other ancient systems of energetic change. During this special program, you will learn how to harmonize with the universal energy flow (Ki) and find direction, meaning, and joy in everything you do.

€295 per weekend, 2nd person 10% discount
25% discount for the new Art of Life School students.


Prices include
Classes, study material, warm macrobiotic meals, accommodation (limited) in 2-3 person bedroom. Your registration is final after receiving your non refundable down payment of Euro 50


Classes are English spoken


Refunds & Cancellation Policy
In case of cancellation, more than 2 weeks prior to a course, full refund is granted except for the non-refundable down payment. Less than two weeks prior to a course, or if interrupting a course, no refund is possible. This policy is valid for all educational programs, including the Study Training Program.


The 5 transformations weekend is 1 of the 3 Fascinating Study Weekends with Adelbert and Wieke Nelissen.
Please, click here for the information on the other weekends:


 Nine Star Ki Chinese Astrology

 The Macrobiotic way of Cleansing and Detox

 Spiritual Seminar


The 5 Transformations registration form