Past Workshops / Retreats (11)
Discover how simple and fluid yoga can be, and awaken new depths of awareness as the body moves from the spine with laughter and ease.
Assimilating decades of study with Diane Long, Angela Farmer, John Stirk, BKS Iyengar and others, Paddy has revolutionized free movement of the body, brings her insights to students of all levels through playful process, lighthearted and imagery.
Follow her schedule and sign up! Limited number of participants.
Yoga Retreat at Yoga Rocks in beautiful, Triopetra, South Crete with Jonni-Lyn Friel
June 30 - July 7
3 Classes daily.
Morning vinyasa class with optional meditation.
Gentle restorative afternoon class that delves deeper and an evening program.
7 nights, 3 scrupmtious vegeterian meals everyday.
Yoga Rocks is perched on a cliff with mountain backdrops overlooking long beaches 2 of which are 5 minutes walking distance from the resort.
Cost: €530* (shared room, all meals inclusive)
AcroYoga blends the spiritual wisdom of yoga, the loving kindness of Thai massage, and the dynamic power of Acrobatics. These three ancient lineages form this practice that cultivates trust, connection and playfulness. There are 7 main elements that make up the practice: circle ceremony, asana, partner flow, Thai massage, therapeutic flying, inversions & spotting, and partner acrobatics. Our highest aim is to bring individuals into a state of union with themselves, with each other, and with the divine. From this place of mutual support the true self can be realized, celebrated and shared for the benefit of all.
Healing Sound is a meditation were we use the sound of our voices to stimulate to each one of the 7 Chakras as a way to harmonize our body and mind making use of our own sound. Following a long deep relaxation "Shavassana" with live music to integrate the self healing work. Recommended to people who want to experience the healing power their own voices. Also very effective for relaxing the stress and strain of daly life.
Kirtan will follow at 22:00!!!!
Kirtan on donation
* price does not include VAT
About the teachers
Pau Castellsague (Barcelona)
Acroyoga is the jedi sword thats helps Pau face this amazing adventure called life with a big smile. Thanks to this practice he is closer and closer to his Dharma: 'Extract from the deep inside of everything it's most beautiful essence'. This sounds even better in spanish: 'Extraer del fondo de todas las cosas lo más bonito que hay en ellas'. Pau was introduced to the practice of Yoga by the light of his younger brother Wari Om. Meeting his teacher Soma in the Navarra mountains was the heigth to the awakening of his spiritual being. That was the beginning of a dedicated yoga practice following the teachings and wisdom of the three major avatars of all times: Jesus, Buddha and Krishna. His path is full of joy and gratitude as auspicious teachers cross by him every step of the way: Jordi, Dolors, Laurino, Takis, Jason, Jenny, Soma, Goenka...
Pedro Collares (Rio de Janeiro-Barcelona)
From Rio de Janeiro now based in Barcelona, carried away about exotic instruments and the healing properties of sound, Pedro is a multi-instrumentalist performer and musical producer .
He sings Mantras and is experienced in Overtone chanting. In the last 4 years has being playing music in retreats, yoga classes and conferences all over Europe and South America.
Music focused in the opening of the heart.
Studies: Theory and music perception at UNI RIO (Universidade do Rio de Janeiro) Deeksha Giver (Oneness University, India), Sound Healing and Electronic Music Production (SAE Barcelona).
Intruments: Hang, Monocord, Ngoni, Ukulele, Sansula, Flutes, etc...
WORKSHOP WITH MICHELLE DORTIGNAC
Saturday, March 31 & Sunday, April 1, 2012
2day workshop by Michelle Dortignac, the founder of Unnata® Aerial Yoga
Helen Say is coming for a few days to Swaha Yoga Center during her travels to England,Thailand, Bali, Shri Lanka where she teaches and gives workshops the last 3 years. She will share her knowledge and yoga experience through her vast yogic background, her different teachers and travels to eastern countries. Among Anusara Yoga, Iyegar and Asthanga training she performs Thai massage and Thai Osteo therapies. Be sure to ask the reception and get an appointment for her heaing touch.
Join in her classes for a different yoga experience every Tuesday at 20:00 and every Thursday at 17:30 and 20:00.
Hatha, Vinyasa & Gentle Yoga
Are you ready to take your yoga practice to a deeper, more meaningful level or enhance the lives of others by teaching yoga?
Swaha Yoga Center Teacher Training Course is high quality training and a deeply transforming personal experience that is based on the ancient “Gurukula” teaching system. Students attending this 1-month intensive course immerse completely in the disciplined yogic lifestyle, far away from every day’s distractions. Four intense weeks and over 350 hrs of yogic lifestyle strengthens students’ own yoga practice and builds a strong foundation from which to teach others from heart and experience. This program is registered with Yoga Alliance at the 200hr level.
• Yoga in Everyday Life
• Diet and Nutrition
• Yoga anatomy and physiology
• Karma yoga
• Teaching practice
2 yoga classes, 3 lectures, pranayama, meditation, and meals.
Accommodation: Okreblue Apartments are located on the beach of Santa Maria Bay, on the beautiful Island of Paros. Situated in nature, amognst cedar trees, beautiful smells of thyme, and just a few meters from the beautiful beach and crystal clear waters, Okreblue Apartments are the ideal place for a deep yoga practice.
Notice: All rooms are double.
Regular price – paid in total by August 15th 2012: €2400*
€500 Deposit by June 1st 2012 together with your application to reserve your spot. Number of participants is limited.
*price does not Include VAT.
For the full detailed Program, Schedule and Curriculum please click here.