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LOKINWI: LOVE, KINDNESS, WISDOM - The Salt Box
The quest to inject “Lokinwi” into the world. The Lokinwi Body, Mind & Spirit Festival will be taking place at The Canvas, Riversands, Incubation Hub, Fourways, on 14 and 15 September of this year and is scheduled for Cape Town in 2020. Vanessa Rogers interviews the Festival’s founder, Hilda de la Rosa, on her history in the BMS industry and her vision for the festival – and beyond. Q&A with Hilda Q: Give us a snapshot of your journey over 30 years in the Body, Mind and Spirit industry. A: I was always a bit different as a child. It took years before I realised that not everyone could see some of the things I could see. Life then got in the way and I forget about my “talents”. At about 27, I started exploring alternative consciousness again – I read all the books I could get my hands on. I was in high-flying sales positions at the time, and money and prestige really mattered to me. Then, when I was 37, my son Clinton, who was in matric, was involved a serious car accident which left him in a coma for 10 excruciating days. I resigned my job and dedicated all …