Tantsu TM and Home Spa Watsu® Copyright 2005 by Harold Dull
Tantsu TM (40 min)
Harold Dull started developing Tantsu simultaneously with Watsu to bring the benefits of Watsu’s nurturing holds and cradles back onto land. In the complete session presented on this DVD the receiver is cradled throughout while chakras and points are held and meridians stretched.
Home Spa Watsu (23 min)
Just as Watsu took Zen Shiatsu into the Water and Tantsu brought Watsu back onto land, Home Spa Watsu takes Tantsu into the Water. In the close quarters of a home spa the space lost for Watsu’s more expansive moves is compensated for by the spa benches support for powerful stretches and holds. A complete sequence is presented.
Tantsu for Two (12 min)
A short sequence in which two practitioners cradle and work with someone between them is presented.
Zen Shiatsu – Face Down (9 min)
Zen Shiatsu combines easily with Tantsu. A face down sequence is presented by Linda De Lehman which can introduce and prepare for the Tantsu.
is the president of the Worldwide Aquatic Bodywork Association, and the creator of Watsu, Tantsu, Co-centering and Home Spa Watsu. Harold has trained with the foremost Zen Shiatsu teacher in Japan, Shizuto Masunaga (author of Zen Shiatsu), and the two foremost teachers in America, Reuho Yamada and Wataru Ohashi. The profundity and effectiveness of the bodywork forms he has created reflect his passionate practice and deep understanding of energy and the body; the creativity of these forms reflects his background as a poet in the San Francisco Renaissance. His book, 'Watsu: Freeing the Body in Water', now in its fourth edition, includes the Tantsu, Zen Shiatsu and. Home Spa Watsu presented in this DVD. Order this DVD ($30)
Linda De Lehman lives in Europe and has taught over 5000 hours of Watsu and Tantsu classes.