Book a therapy session

Keen on trying our new approach with our therapist Raul? 

Feel free to contact us and book your spot in our agenda!

Free Floating Pulsation

 A new treatment and healing paradigm resulting in a profound and deep relaxation 

Since many years, at our meditation center Quinta Quixote, we have been using a number of body-mind techniques and worked on integrating these. The emergence of Free Flow Pulsation (FFP) is the resultant of the cooperation between our therapists and a number of dedicated patients and volunteers. Chronic stress and pain are becoming more frequent in our world, and FFP opens the door to healing and brings the body and mind in a new balance.
Introduction to Free Flow Pulsation: Harmonizing Body and Mind
In the intricate field of holistic well-being, the interplay between the body and mind has long been a subject of exploration and innovation at our meditation centre Quinta Quixote and Institute Leela. As we traverse the realms of self-discovery and seek methods to attain equilibrium, a new bodymind technique emerged from our body-mind work: Free Flow Pulsation (FFP). Rooted in the art of gentle massage and rhythmic movements, this innovative approach endeavors to guide individuals toward a state of harmonious relaxation, fostering a dynamic connection between body and mind. 

1.1 The Essence of Free Flow Pulsation
FFP is based on the view that the body and mind are interconnected facets of a singular entity. The technique draws inspiration from ancient practices that recognized the inherent wisdom of the body's rhythms and seeks to harness this wisdom through deliberate, arhythmic massage movements. Unlike traditional massage techniques that follow specific patterns, Free Flow Pulsation encourages a spontaneous and intuitive dance of touch, allowing the body to respond and release in its unique way.

1.2 The Gentle Dance of Massage Techniques
At the heart of Free Flow Pulsation lies the gentle dance of massage techniques. Therapists trained in this approach use subtle yet profound touch to create a seamless flow of pulsations across the body. The touch is responsive, adapting to the feedback received from the individual's body, guiding it toward a state of relaxation. Through the fusion of various massage modalities, the technique seeks to unwind tension, release energy blockages, and invite a profound sense of ease.

1.3 Unveiling Ancient Roots: The Rhythmic Symphony of In Utero Movement
The genesis of Free Flow Pulsation can be traced back to the primal rhythm of life itself—the gentle, rhythmic movements experienced by the unborn child in the womb. In exploring the ancient roots of this transformative technique, we uncover a profound connection between the involuntary nervous system and the rhythmic dance that begins before birth.

1.4 The Autonomous Nervous System: A Symphony of Unconscious Harmony
Our bodies are governed by a complex network of nerves, orchestrating an intricate interplay between voluntary and involuntary functions. The involuntary nervous system, comprising the sympathetic and parasympathetic branches, plays a crucial role in regulating functions beyond our conscious control. Free Flow Pulsation acknowledges and honors the innate wisdom of this system, seeking to synchronize with its natural rhythms.

1.5 Mimicking Nature's Lullaby
Free Flow Pulsation practitioners understand the significance of mimicking the nurturing movements experienced in utero. The technique aims to create a therapeutic environment that echoes the natural rhythm of life, tapping into the body's primal memory. By delicately engaging with the autonomic nervous system through rhythmic massage movements, FFP seeks to evoke a sense of safety and comfort, much like the womb provided for the developing child.

1.6 Nurturing the Mind-Body Connection
The ancient roots of Free Flow Pulsation, intertwined with the in-utero experience, underscore the profound mind-body connection. By aligning with the involuntary nervous system's rhythmic patterns, the technique endeavors to facilitate a harmonious dialogue between the body and mind. In doing so, it opens a gateway to deep relaxation, emotional release, and a restoration of balance — a testament to the enduring wisdom encoded in our very cells.
1.7 Eigenfrequenz: The Inherent Harmony of Individual Bodies
In the heart of Free Flow Pulsation lies the concept of "Eigenfrequenz," a term borrowed from the German language that encapsulates the unique natural frequency inherent in everyone’s body. This intrinsic frequency is a manifestation of the body's innate rhythm — a deeply personal resonance that echoes through the physical and energetic dimensions of our being. Just as each musical instrument resonates with its distinct sound, so too does each body possess its own Eigenfrequenz. As our Quinta Quixote Free Flow Pulsation practitioners engage with the body through pulsating movements, they tap into this Eigenfrequenz, unlocking a gateway to profound relaxation and harmonious well-being.
1.8 Pulsating to the Rhythm Within
As practitioners apply the gentle pulsations of Free Flow Pulsation, they intuitively attune themselves to the Eigenfrequenz of the recipient's body. This dynamic connection allows the therapist to feel the subtle nuances of the body's natural vibrations, resonating through tissues, muscles, and energy pathways. The pulsations, guided by this inherent rhythm, create a dance that mirrors the body's unique frequency—a choreography of touch that is both responsive and harmonizing.
1.9 Unveiling Layers of Tension
As the therapeutic rocking unfolds, the practitioner navigates through layers of tension, guided by the body's Eigenfrequenz. The pulsations serve as a gentle coaxing, inviting the body to release held patterns of stress and strain. This nuanced approach acknowledges that true relaxation is a personalized journey, and by harmonizing with the Eigenfrequenz, Free Flow Pulsation aims to unveil and dissolve tension in a way that resonates uniquely with each individual.
1.10 Gestaltkreis: The Unity of Movement and Perception in Free Flow Pulsation
Viktor Freiherr von Weizsäcker, a distinguished German physician and physiologist, bestowed upon us the profound concept of "Gestaltkreis"—an idea that forms the very foundation of the pulsing technique within FFP. At its essence, Gestaltkreis embodies the unity of movement and perception, treating them not as isolated components but as integral parts of a holistic and interconnected experience. Within the realms of Free Flow Pulsation, this concept becomes the guiding principle, weaving together the threads of touch, perception, and the reciprocal dance between being touched and sensing.

1.11 The Dance of Gestaltkreis
Gestaltkreis posits that movement and perception are inseparable, forming a continuous loop of interaction between the body and its environment. In the context of Free Flow Pulsation, this dynamic dance unfolds through the intentional touch of the therapist and the receptive perception of the recipient. The practitioner becomes an orchestrator, navigating the Gestaltkreis to create a symphony of pulsations that resonate with the body's Eigenfrequenz.

1.12 Being Touched and Sensing: A Symbiotic Connection
Simultaneously, the recipient engages in the symbiotic connection of being touched and sensing. Gestaltkreis posits that the act of being touched is not a passive experience; rather, it intertwines with an active process of sensing and perceiving. The recipient, in this dance of reciprocity, becomes an active participant in the unfolding narrative of relaxation and release.

1.13 Harmonizing Gestaltkreis in Free Flow Pulsation
Free Flow Pulsation, as an embodiment of Gestaltkreis, seeks to harmonize the reciprocity between touch and perception. The pulsing technique becomes a medium through which the practitioner and recipient co-create a narrative—a story told through the language of movement, sensation, and the intrinsic wisdom of the body.

1.14 Music as a Catalyst for Intuition
The choice of music within Free Flow Pulsation is not arbitrary; it is a deliberate and thoughtful selection designed to catalyze intuitive responses during the therapeutic session. The rhythms, melodies, and harmonies act as catalysts, inspiring the practitioner to move in tandem with the musical flow. This synchronicity between touch and music taps into the practitioner's intuition, fostering a fluid and responsive dance guided by the unique needs and rhythms of the individual.

1.15 Enhancing Relaxation and Body-Mind Connection
Music has a profound impact on the nervous system and emotions. In Free Flow Pulsation, the right musical accompaniment enhances relaxation and facilitates a deeper mind-body connection. As the music unfolds, it serves as a guide, influencing the pace and rhythm of the massage. The recipient is enveloped in a multisensory experience, where touch and sound converge to create a harmonious symphony of relaxation.

1.16 Shaking Medicine: The Rhythmic Dance of Healing in Free Flow Pulsation
In the expansive realm of holistic therapies, the term "Shaking Medicine" emerges as a poignant descriptor for healing practices centered around rhythmic movements. Within this broader context, Free Flow Pulsation stands as a profound chapter in the narrative of Shaking Medicine—an innovative approach that fuses the principles of Gestaltkreis, Eigenfrequenz, and therapeutic touch with the transformative power of rhythmic pulsations.

Our Values

My business is more than just a job. Each time I take on a new project, I make sure it aligns with my core set of values so I know I can deliver great results.

Would you like to learn more about holistic body & mind exploration?


Our privacy policy applies.

Content from Google Maps can't be displayed due to your current cookie settings. To show this content, please click "Consent & Show" to confirm that necessary data will be transferred to Google Maps to enable this service. Further information can be found in our Privacy Policy. Changed your mind? You can revoke your consent at any time via your cookie settings.

Consent & Show


PT: +351 910 362 736
AT: +43 664 414 99 31

[email protected]


Institute Leela
Quinta Quixote, Pocilgais
8800 Tavira, Algarve

Opening hours

Please make an appointment
via phone, mail or contact form

If you want to be informed about classes and events sign up to our WhatsApp group. In addition, this group offers you small awareness ideas to remind you in your daily life to connect Body & Mind.