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Please note that visits to the Shamanic Centre are by appointment only, as it also serves as our family residence. If you have booked a training, session, or event with us, you will receive the full address.

Additionally, Mark and Claudia offer one-to-one sessions online and every Friday, Mark conducts live shamanic guided meditations. You can now participate in their year-long training from the comfort of your own home with live online teachings. For more information, please click on the respective sections for sessions, events, and courses.

It's important to note that Mark and Claudia usually take the months of December and January off for rest as well as to receive teachings from indigenous people, to replinish the self.

If you're interested in joining Mark for the live shamanic guided meditation, it takes place every Friday night. Simply click on the events section, choose the guided meditation, and make a booking.

For those interested in purchasing our books, shamanic and holistic products, please visit our online shop

Balerno is situated in the southwest of Edinburgh. It is approximately a 20-minute drive from Edinburgh city centre, 30 minutes by bus from the city centre train station, 10 minutes by taxi from Hermiston Gate train station, 15 minutes by taxi from the airport, 10 minutes by car from the City bypass, and 45 minutes by car from Glasgow city centre.

phone 075 0443 8763 (Text is prefered in the first instance please)


How to get to Balerno Village for courses or sessions

By bus from Edinburgh
buses 44 or 44A. From the City Centre it takes around 30 minutes in the bus to Balerno. Stop at 3rd bus stop after the roundabout, then it is a 15 minutes walk to us. Address will be given at time of booking.
By car from Edinburgh
From the city centre in Edinburgh, go in the direction of Lanark Road West, pass Juniper Green and Currie villages. Balerno is the next Village.
By car from outside Edinburgh
Follow directions to A71. At Hermiston Gate Park and Ride roundabout turn left, at next roundabout pass Herriot What University on your right, keep going straight ahead up the hill pass another roundabout, keep going up the hill until you come to Main Road called Lanark Road West where you turn righ. Pass Currie village and Balerno is the next Village.
By train
Most trains will take you to the City Centre and from there you take the bus 44 or 44A which takes 30 minutes to get to Balerno. There are some trains that can take you to Curryhill station. Curryhill is a 10 min in the car from us and sometimes depending on our availability we can pick you up there. Most trains also stop at Hermiston Gate Train Station where you can take a taxi to Balerno which will take about 10 minutes.


Note: Mark and Claudia have session availability throughout the week, which are booked on this website. Sessions can be online or in person. Please note that they take a well-deserved break in December and January from the training work to rejuvenate and replenish their energy. During this time, session bookings may or may not be available. Click on 'sessions' for availabily.