Kannabis Certification and Accreditation Program KARE to be launched
At the second Cannabliss 5-Day Retreat in Joshua Tree Sept 28-Oct 2
KARE – Kannabis Accreditation Regulation and Education – the first standardization certification program is launching at the second Cannabliss Retreats Sept 28 – Oct 2 in Joshua Tree. All guests attending the 5-Day retreat will be KANNA-KARETM certified, a program developed by Dr. Ira Price a leader in Cannabinoid Medicine for the past 7 years. By obtaining this certification industry advocates, professionals, employees and patients will receive knowledge standards and a certification process that will improve the application of a unique and complex medicine, so that patients can further understand their health, backed by Dr. Price’s evidence and research. This allows people to know their medicine and make the proper recommendations and decisions that serve the greater wellness good.
In addition to KARE, Cannabliss Retreats is also launching AnandaFest their 2-Day Festival-Style event that runs Friday and Saturday Sept 29-30, which is expected to host up to 300 people in addition to the 50 retreat goers. The festival program which is sponsored by Esoteric Edibles consists of amazing renown DJ’s and bands, a vendors market, live mural painting, Burning Man style installations, medicated cotton candy sponsored by Yummy Karma, card readings, VR activations, 3D psychedelic lounge, apothecary tent with a VIP lounge, silent DJ disco with KATY and so much more! “When we found out about Cannabliss Retreats we were so excited to be involved and sponsoring the festival program felt like a perfect fit for our brand. Cannabliss Retreats reflects what we want to see in this industry and our own mission for the world. The opportunity to build a community based on self growth, conscientious cannabis use, spirituality, science and complete whole person healing, that is the healing of mind, body and spirit.” – Chakra Kahn, Founder Esoteric Edibles
The retreat guests will get the full blissed-out experience, through education, gourmet medicated and non medicated food, creative workshops, sacred ceremonies, sound baths, yoga, meditation, hiking in the desert, and full access to the festival. The guests will have the opportunity to learn about the plants and themselves through their experiences of connecting with a variety of plant medicines, expanding their mind, awakening their spirit and strengthening their body. In addition to cannabis they will be hosting ceremonies which will include; Cacao, Kava Kava and other various conscious awakening herbs.
“The first cannabliss retreat was an incredible event and an amazing personal experience! from the organizers to the retreat guests to the daily visitors, everyone had a wonderful time. it felt like we were all part of a brand new movement full of infinite possibility. the seminars, the yoga, and the lifelong connections that we made were all revelatory, and the food was a definite highlight of the week. cannabis has the potential to change the world, and this retreat was a sample of what that could look like. i will undoubtedly attend cannabliss retreats in the future, and look forward to be a citizen of the blissful new world that that they are helping create!” – Michael Debernardi, Cannabliss retreat guest
The food will be primarily organic, family style, catered by the company GrassFed, who specialize in pop-up cannabis social dining experiences, featuring culinary master chef Gladys Nyoth, who infuses her African influence with farm- to-table style cooking with cannabis to create the ultimate elevated pallet enhancing experience.
As a spin off of the retreat a give-back initiative will also be launching called Set Free Soldier. This upcoming day event will be sponsored by Cannabliss Retreats and Soul Line Solutions to create a platform of resources, offering people and primarily VETS who suffer from PTSD to gain alternative healing through experiential education, industry experts, and plant medicine products and information.
“If we aren’t focusing on healing the ones who need it the most then we are not working hard enough to change the stigma” Says Lane Carlson – Co-Founder of Set Free Soldier
Founded by Sari Gabbay aka Mizz Cannabiz, with the intention of creating an experience that awakens consciousness and educates the masses about the benefits of cannabis and plant medicines. Sari Gabbay has had over 14 years experience in building brands for lifestyle companies two years ago transitioned her business into a cannabis creative agency called Redefining Cannabis. Through her passion for awakened consciousness, wellness and cultivating her connections she created the brand Cannabliss Retreats. Sari partnered with Dr. Ira Price who developed the KARE certification program, to create the ultimate educational platform, through experience, enjoyment and complete and total wellness. Their vision is to expand this into a retreat center that offer education and integrated methods to understand the most beneficial, personalized use of cannabis.
“This is growing into its own entity, it has now become an experience that is co-created by industry leaders and influencers who believe in the mission and are a big part of curating conscious community with cannabis. We are bringing education, conscious awareness, excitement and ceremony to the masses and showing the world how precious and healing cannabis is. Everyday is an opportunity to wake up” – Sari Gabbay
Joshua Tree Sept 28 – Oct 2