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Be sure to join a group if you want to treat yourself to the Blue Spirit. Individual applications are not accepted. To choose your retreat, consult the list below and click the REGISTER NOW button. You will be redirected to the organizer's website where you will find the availability, prices etc. They will be taking care of your reservation.

The retreats are for 7 nights including 3 meals per day.

All 2012 Upcoming Retreats

NEW! Upgrade your retreat with our signature Longevity Program

with Blue Spirit founder Stephan Rechtschaffen, MD

Enrolling in our signature longevity program will enhance your health, longevity and vitality during your week at Blue Spirit and open the door to the possibility of a sustained healthier lifestyle.
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June 2-30, 2018

Jivamukti Yoga Teacher Training

with Camilla Veen and Emma Henry

Jivamukti Yoga® is a path to enlightenment through compassion for all beings. Jivamukti Yoga teacher training is the most complete and rigorous training program in Yoga.
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June 30- July 7, 2018

The Nature Within: Shamanism, Meditation and Yoga Retreat

with Eli Rechtschaffen, Luis Gabriel and Sylvia Benito

Return to your natural state of peace and stillness within. Guided by an international team that includes a shaman, healer, musician and yoga teacher. Through shamanic ceremonies, meditation and yoga classes, a sweat lodge ritual, self-exploration exercises, sound healing, personal consultations and other ancestral healing activities the retreat offers a safe and sacred container for inner evolution, empowerment and integration.
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June 30 - July 7, 2018

Yoga, Mindfulness & Surfing

with Jaclyn Long, MFT, RYT and Krassi Harwell, RYT

Join Jaclyn Long, Krassi Harwell and a talented team of surfing instructors for a transformative retreat at Blue Spirit…just steps away from some of the most consistent surf in Costa Rica! Start each morning with mindfulness meditation to reduce stress, improve focus and boost overall well-being, followed by Krassi’s invigorating vinyasa yoga practice.
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July 1 -20, 2018

Awakened Life School of Yoga 200HR, 20 day, Teacher Training

with Awakened Life School of Yoga Expert Faculty Members

Embark on a journey of learning, laughter, and connection with fun-loving yogis from around the world. Come to know – on a deep level – that you are fundamentally beautiful, whole, and perfect, just the way you are. Bring more love, more joy, and more peace into your life, and help others do the same.
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July 7-14, 2018

Yoga Retreat or 300Hr Teacher Training: Cultivate Your Craft: 500Hr Training Module

with Stacy & Dave Dockins

Two options to choose: 1) Our "no requirements" Adventure Yoga Retreat or 2) Yoga Teacher Training: Our newest 500 HR module, Cultivating Your Craft, was designed at the request of an overwhelming number of yoga teachers.
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July 14-21, 2018

Breathe Flow Transform: "A Powerful Vinyasa Yoga Experience"

with Grissell Carron

After 8 years exploring and discovering Costa Rica I found the perfect place to lead you into an Eco Yoga experience that will change the way you perceive the world. It will be a pleasure to have you join us for an interactive sensory experience at Blue Spirit a world-class yoga and meditation retreat center in Costa Rica. You will be provided with an extraordinary setting dedicated to spiritual transformation, personal growth, and environmental sustainability .
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July 14 - 21, 2018

Mindfulness, Conscious Lifestyle & Meditation

with Aline Hanle

Mindfulness and Conscious Lifestyle Principles are the cornerstones of a life lived with purpose and meaningfulness It is a life fueled by heartfelt intentions and an enhanced sense of personal power.
This summer 2018 Costa Rica retreat offers you the space to combine the learning of the fundamentals of Conscious Catalyst philosophy, an amazing 7-day vacation in an heavenly hidden Costa Rican destination and an intuitive life coaching certification all at once!
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July 21 - August 11, 2018

200-Hour Mantra Teacher Training & Study Immersion (in the lineage of Namadeva Acharya, Thomas Ashley-Farrand)

with Rajeshwari Gretchen Carmel

Join Rajeshwari Gretchen Carmel and guest teachers….An extraordinary opportunity to immerse in the ancient sound of Sanskrit mantra. Explore the transformative power of chant, ceremony, yoga and meditation amongst the primal beauty of Nosara; the healing waters, pristine jungle coastline and eco-green lifestyle - a sanctuary for spiritual exploration and renewal.
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July 28 - August 4, 2018

Costa Rica: Chakra and Chill

with Ryan Lile and Anja Kellner-Rogers

Take your Summer to new heights with a nourishing, imaginative yoga retreat in Costa Rica.
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August 4-11, 2018

Modern Yoga Summer Retreat 2018

with James & Joyce Atherton

Join James & Joyce of Modern Yoga at Blue Spirit Costa Rica on this 7-day re-charging retreat. Here comes Cleveland!
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August 4 - 11, 2018

Rekindle Retreat

with Marianela Ortiz

At the end of life, what do we have left? The good moments lived, the experiences that awakened the deepest joy in our hearts, the smiles we shared, the love we could deliver with our cup full! I invite you to rediscover the joy of life in the greatest source available: your inner self!
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August 11 - 18, 2018

Pointing Out Way: Level 1 Meditation Retreat

with John Churchill

The pointing out style is an ancient way of teaching meditation passed down directly from teacher to student for thousands of years.
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October 20-25, 2018

Disruption Fest

with 10 Speakers - 2 facilitators

"Celebrating the Impact of the Blockchain in Our Lives" Disruption Fest is a high-impact initiative to generate an exponential and abundant mentality that allows us to address the great global challenges we face as Humanity.
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October 20-27, 2018

The Nature Within: Shamanism, Meditation and Yoga Retreat.

with Taita Juan, Eli Rechtschaffen and Juan David

Return to your natural state of peace and stillness within. Guided by an international team that includes a shaman, healer, musician and yoga teacher. Through shamanic ceremonies, meditation and yoga classes, a sweat lodge ritual, self-exploration exercises, personal consultations and other ancestral healing activities the retreat offers a safe and sacred container for inner evolution, empowerment and integration.
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October 27- November 3, 2018

Soul Magic: A Lee Harris Retreat

with Lee Harris

Your life is about to change... Everything you want is closer than you think.
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November 3-10, 2018

Evolving Includes Elimination

with Joanna Chipi

Escape from the busy, cluttered and scheduled lives that too often consume us in the comfortable and tranquil environment of Nosara, Costa Rica.
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November 3-10, 2018

Explore and Restore

with Meredith Conroy and Laurie LeCompte

Join Meredith Conroy and Laurie LeCompte to "Explore and Restore" during this yoga retreat at the exquisite Blue Spirit Resort in Costa Rica. his breathtaking setting provides the ideal location for deepening your yoga practice, as it is not only beautiful but also environmentally sustainable.
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November 3-10, 2018

Indra's Grace Coming Home Retreat

with Sandra Vanatko, Ben Allen, John Stockberger and Jenny Reitz

Indra’s Grace and friends return to Nosara, Costa Rica for our seventh season November 3-10th, 2018. Registration starts January 19th, 2018. Pack your bags and nurture yourself for seven magical nights and eight days.
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November 10-17, 2018

Be Strong, Be Peaceful, Be Free

with Darcy Hagerman, Jessica Lemon, Amanda Montgomery

Spend a week reconnecting and awakening to the truth of who you are. Enjoy strong and accessible yoga classes, a peaceful natural setting with stunning views and delicious food all in support of a vital body, heart and mind.
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November 10-17, 2018

Bliss, Balance and Beach Yoga Retreat

with Carrie Lehtonen

Why simply vacation, when you can ignite, thrive and shine? Step away from the daily grind to ignite your soul with a week of bliss on the beach in one of the world's Blue Zones.
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November 10-17, 2018

Earthaura Costa Rica Transformative Retreat

with Katie Hess

Remove yourself from the daily grind, distractions, routine and your home culture. Join us in a magical place where the energy is conducive to awakening, where the power of nature is felt and the culture gentle and expansive.
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November 10-17, 2018

Renew Your Bliss Vinyasa Yoga Retreat

with Sarah Oleson

Root, rise and retreat with Sarah Oleson (RYT 500+) for a blissful week of yoga, relaxation, everlasting friendships, and laughter.
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November 17 - December 1, 2018

Bio-Energy Practitioner Training

with Michael D'Alton

Become a Bio-Energy Practitioner during two weeks of transformational training in Costa Rica with leading Bio-Energy Expert Michael D'Alton. In our experience, Bio-Energy Healing is the most powerful, exciting and clinically effective treatment available.
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November 17-24, 2018

Recovery 2.0 Retreat to Costa Rica

with Tommy Rosen & Kia Miller

Join Tommy Rosen & Kia Miller for a rejuvenating week of recovery, yoga and relaxation in one of Costa Rica's finest retreat centers.
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November 24 - December 1, 2018

Sacred Sexual Awakening & Healing Retreat for Women

with Caroline Muir & Amrita Grace

Your Shakti (life force) is your most precious and valuable natural resource. It’s what fuels your passion for life, creativity, and vibrant health. Claim your birthright of true alignment with your feminine soul in a circle of sisters who are ready to remember and embrace their wholeness and power, together.
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December 1-8, 2018

Innermost Wisdom

with Elena Brower with DJ Drez

For our annual retreat, our tribe reconvenes to call forth our Innermost Wisdom.
A magnificent week to reflect, breath, bounce, swim, move, learn and play before the year ends and a new one begins.
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December 1-8, 2018

Light on Kundalini Annual Retreat

with Karuna

Light on Kundalini invites you to our 2018 retreat, where we will be Accessing Deep Clarity and Power. We will be mapping our inner and outer balance, wholeness, and practical awakening by going deeper into peace and tranquility through meditation.
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December 8-15, 2018

A ParaYoga Retreat Immersion

with Yogarupa Rod Stryker

This retreat is designed to help you connect with your soul’s highest, most luminous perspective.
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December 8-15, 2018

Shanti Sounds Training

with Michael Mayzel and Ayi Wong

Learn how to play gongs and crystal alchemy bowls in the natural beauty of Costa Rica.
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December 8-15, 2018

Tantra Yoga Flow

with Shayna Hiller and Diego Wallraff

Immerse yourself in a week of bliss at the award winning all-inclusive resort BLUE SPIRIT nestled in the lush jungles of Costa Rica just steps from the beach…
Yoga is the perfect preparation & nourishment for the body to enhance the experience of tantric rituals which lead to a life of abundance, peace, joy and magic…
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December 15, 2018 - January 5, 2019

Certificate: Living Flow - Vinyasa & Ayurveda for Vital Living 200/300 Hours

with Shiva Rea + Demetri

SAMUDRA SCHOOL OF LIVING YOGA: Evolutionary Vinyasa Teacher Training (optional) Experience our world-renowned Prana Vinyasa teacher training portion of our retreat to earn your Samudra School of Living Yoga Teacher certification.
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December 15-22, 2018

Regenerate - Prana Vinyasa Winter Solstice Retreat

with Shiva Rea + Demetri

In our Solstice/Christmas Regeneration retreat, we will cultivate the power of earth and water elements to nourish us at the end of the year.
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December 22-29, 2018

Awaken - Prana Vinyasa Jungle Christmas Retreat

with Shiva Rea + Demetri

Go deeper in your practice and evolve in your life in this rejuvenating immersion practicing and/or learning to guide elemental prana vinyasa wave sequences to awaken our connection to nature.
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December 22-29, 2018

Deep Attunement of the Instinctual Psoas Muscle Costa Rica Retreat

with Brenda Dowell, E-RYT 1000

Release, Restore, & Revitalize Your Core Many people believe they can release their psoas through manual manipulation, however healing dysfunction or trauma stored in this vital muscle requires specific restorative techniques practiced repetitively.
It requires an 'un-doing' rather than a doing!
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December 22-29, 2018

Nature Within Holidays Retreat

with Eli Rechtschaffen, Luis Gabriel, John Fredy and Sylvia Benito

Return to your natural state of peace and stillness within. Guided by an international team that includes a shaman, healer, musician and yoga teacher. Through shamanic ceremonies, meditation and yoga classes, a sweat lodge ritual, self-exploration exercises, sound healing, personal consultations and other ancestral healing activities the retreat offers a safe and sacred container for inner evolution, empowerment and integration.
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December 29, 2018 - January 5, 2019

Bhakti Bliss- New Year's Retreat

with Jai Uttal & Nubia Teixeira - guest teacher Visvambhar Sheth

Bring in the New Year with Nubia Teixeira and Jai Uttal on their 16th annual bhakti celebration in a wave of prayer and song with the joy-filled and healing practices of chanting and Yoga! We will deeply explore these ancient devotional expressions, weaving together our hearts and voices in celebration and invocation of the Divine.
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December 29, 2018 - January 5, 2019

Revive - Prana Vinyasa New Year Retreat

with Shiva Rea + Demetri

Our journey will move through the Prana Mandala Vinyasa sequences refined over the last decade and integrated with the teachings and chakra meditations from the earliest Tantra.
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January 5-12, 2019

Light Up! Nia, Yoga and Soulful Planning

with Marybeth Grinnan, Jess Forsythe, Amy Moghanaki

Join Amy, Jess, and Marybeth on this illuminating journey at Blue Spirit, a magical retreat center in Nosara, Costa Rica.
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January 5-12, 2019

Omega Costa Rica • Week 1

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Take a trip to unwind and enjoy inspiring classes with some of Omega’s top teachers at Blue Spirit Costa Rica. This week, you can sample from a variety of programs, enjoying a new workshop each day. Or, abandon your schedule, head to the beach, and create your own experience.
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January 12-19, 2019

Dive In! Nia and Yoga

with Marybeth Grinnan and Niki Schemmel

We are thrilled to return to return to Blue Spirit in beautiful Nosara, Costa Rica for our fifth year! During the last 5 years, Niki and I have lovingly crafted this retreat of play, pleasure and personal growth to take both the beginner and experienced practitioner on a transformational journey of joy, and healing.
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January 12-19. 2019

Omega Costa Rica • Week 2

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Take a trip to unwind and enjoy inspiring classes with some of Omega’s top teachers at Blue Spirit Costa Rica. This week, you can sample from a variety of programs, enjoying a new workshop each day. Or, abandon your schedule, head to the beach, and create your own experience.
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January 19-26, 2019

Omega Costa Rica • Week 3

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Take a trip to unwind and enjoy inspiring classes with some of Omega’s top teachers at Blue Spirit Costa Rica. This week, you can sample from a variety of programs, enjoying a new workshop each day. Or, abandon your schedule, head to the beach, and create your own experience.
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January 19-26, 2019

Seventh Annual Yoga and Wellness Rejuvenation Retreat

with Marjorie Nass

Join a retreat that’s more than just a vacation.
You will learn to relieve your joint pain, lose weight, sleep better and get back to your life.
The effects of this retreat are long-lasting, as you’ll take home the simple steps to feel great.
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January 26 - February 2, 2019

Freedom Yoga

with Alie McManus

Reclaim your freedom through a week of yoga, adventure, and deep relaxation. Throughout this revitalizing trip, you will learn the balance between grounding and enlightening, doing and undoing, relaxing and energizing, and centering and expanding.
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January 26- February 2, 2019

Omega Costa Rica • Week 4

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Take a trip to unwind and enjoy inspiring classes with some of Omega’s top teachers at Blue Spirit Costa Rica. This week, you can sample from a variety of programs, enjoying a new workshop each day. Or, abandon your schedule, head to the beach, and create your own experience.
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February 2-9, 2019

Omega Costa Rica • Week 5

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Take a trip to unwind and enjoy inspiring classes with some of Omega’s top teachers at Blue Spirit Costa Rica. This week, you can study in-depth with a weeklong immersion program in soul empowerment or mindfulness.
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February 9-16, 2019

Awaken to what is REAL

with Annette Knopp

There is a dimension of our being that remains free and undamaged no matter the conditions in our lives. At this retreat, you will be guided back into the direct knowing of what is already profoundly complete. We will deepen through daily meditation, contemplative dialogues, experiential inquiries as well as somatic practices into the ground of Being.
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February 9-16, 2019

Sahara Dance presents the Heart of Belly Dance Retreat

with Rachel Brice

Sahara Dance is delighted to present the 14th annual Heart of Belly Dance retreat with Rachel Brice.
This retreat focuses on the enjoyment of belly dance as a way to vibrant health, community, and authentic artistry.
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February 9-16, 2019

Seven Senses

with Dr. Erica Matluck and Paul Kuhn

Seven Senses is not just a retreat. It is a personal and collective journey- an awakening to the wholeness and power that resides within.
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February 16-23, 2019

Nova Yoga Retreat: 7 Days of Bliss

with Melanie Caines & Robin Penney

Join Melanie & Robin for 7 days of bliss at Blue Spirit in Nosara, Costa Rica! Fresh air, fresh food, two yoga classes a day, plus all the lounging, exploring, and relaxation you can handle: treat yourself to this BLISS!
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February 16-23, 2019

Soul Motion®: Relax into Being

with Zuza and Scott Engler with Saskia Schreiber

Are you longing to relax – with self, with others, and into the great Mystery that we also are? Take time this winter to listen deeply to the secret language of this mysterious event called you: sensing and feeling, opening and closing, weight shifting, shape shifting, melting into now. In the sweetness of the tropical air, caress of a warm ocean, soulful community – allow your heart to rest.
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February 16-23, 2019

Yogatown Retreat

with Tracy Billows, Kelly Cameron, Dana Wemyss

Every class will have a different focus, exploring postures and practices that may be very familiar or entirely new to you.
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February 23- March 2, 2019

Kaia Yoga Costa Rica Retreat

with Gina Norman

The 10th Annual Kaia Yoga Retreat to Costa Rica February 24th-March 3rd at Blue Spirit. Join Gina Norman founder of Kaia Yoga and Talor Wales for a week of unwinding and relaxing. Take time to focus on your practice and explore the reasons we fall in love with yoga.
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February 23- March 2, 2019

Relax, Restore, Renew You: Yoga & Meditation Retreat in Costa Rica

with Elizabeth Peters

Allow yourself a deeply relaxing and restorative vacation in the beautiful Pacific coastal jungle of Costa Rica. Join Elizabeth for a week of yoga, meditation, and bliss in this one-of-kind rejuvenating retreat. Experience a holistic approach to the wellbeing of the body, mind, and spirit.
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February 23 - March 2, 2019

The Hard & The Soft Eco Yoga Retreat

with Beryl Bender Birch

This yoga retreat is one of the best weeks at Blue Spirit and filled with bright, interesting, sustainably conscious and like-minded folks from all over the world.
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February 23 - March 2, 2019

The Radiance Yoga & Meditation Retreat

with Heather Lindemann & Tracey Lanham

Tap into the radiance of your own inner light on this yoga and meditation retreat.
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March 2-9, 2019

3rd Annual Elephant Tree Yoga, Mindfulness and Meditation.

with Tricia Philpott

Join Tricia at Beautiful Blue Spirit for twice daily Vinyasa style yoga classes and meditation. The morning practices will be a bit more vigorous and the late afternoons will be gentle and include Yoga Nidra.
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March 2-9, 2019

Keep it Sacred: A wholistic retreat into self and nature

with Elizabeth Nuti

Join us on this sacred journey of body, mind and spirit as we delve into accessing new spiritual horizons through dynamic yoga practices, yoga ceremony and guided transformational breath sessions that will leave you feeling both energized and relaxed.
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March 2-9, 2019

Tantra-Mantra For Couples - An Exploration Into Blissful Loving Between Woman & Man

with Deva Premal & Miten and Rafia with Manose

Tantra~Mantra offers an exploration into conscious loving between a woman & a man, enhancing the energy play between the female/male polarities through chant, mantra, intimacy and tantric practice.
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March 9-16, 2019

Omega Costa Rica • Week 6

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Take a trip to unwind and enjoy inspiring classes with some of Omega’s top teachers at Blue Spirit Costa Rica.
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March 16-23, 2019

Deva Premal & Miten’s Gayatri Festival with Manose and Friends

with Deva Premal & Miten with Manose

A New Experience – A Festival of Light! Friends – the Gayatri Mantra is a prayer to the sun, and in this spirit, we have created the Gayatri Festival – a celebration of light – shining within us and throughout our ecstatic chant community
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March 23-30, 2019

Chakra Yoga Retreat & Teacher Training

with Masuda Mohamadi & Angelina Fox

Study the ancient yogic system of the chakras to experience greater health, emotional stability, mental clarity and spiritual awakening. Join Masuda Mohamadi and Angelina Fox for a transformational week of yoga and meditation in one of the most beautiful and biologically diverse places in the world.
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March 30- April 6, 2019

HEAL - Energy Medicine and Traditional Yogic Healing Techniques

with Angie Edgson and Lisa Watson

Lisa Watson and Angie Edgson are delighted to bring you this exceptional healing retreat, a beautiful beginning place for both new and experienced practitioners who are curious about cultivating our own natural capacity for self-healing.
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March 30 - April 6, 2019

Paul Selig Costa Rica Retreat

with Paul Selig

Join award-winning author & channel Paul Selig for a weeklong channeled retreat in Costa Rica where you'll work directly with his guides and their practical program for achieving personal growth and overcoming the obstacles that are hindering you on the way.
This will be Paul's most immersive retreat ever, allowing you to take a deep dive with the Guides and their very latest teachings on the evolution of consciousness, aligning to a new life, going beyond the known and accessing the upper room.
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April 13-20, 2019

Gong Yoga Vacation

with Mehtab Benton, Guru Karam Benton, Tej Arvind Fuls

Experience the power of Kundalini Yoga and the transformational sound of the Gong in this spectacular setting surrounded by the amazing natural backdrop of Nosara, Costa Rica.
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April 13-20, 2019

Soulkissed: Spring Revival Retreat

with Bethany Bubenzer and special guests

With the gorgeous jungles of Nosara as your backdrop, you will easefully slide into a state of bliss as you reawaken your vitality.
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April 13-20, 2019

Unify: A Yoga Retreat in Costa Rica

with Kaity Rose, C-IAYT & Kristen Lassiter, E-RYT500

In the modern world, we often lead busy, compartmentalized lives, in which it is common to lose touch with our sense of deeper meaning, purpose, and connection. UNIFY provides an opportunity to slow back down and reconnect both within yourself and with the world around you.
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April 20-27, 2019

The Art of Longevity, Vitality & Spirit by Akasha Wellness Retreat

with Alex Rodriguez & Irina Raileanu

Relaxing to the rhythms of well-being. A retreat for discovering the art of longevity, vitality and living with a life of the embodied spirit.
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April 27 - May 4, 2019

Amazing Yoga Retreat

with Karen and Sean Conley

This week will allow you to dive deep into your yoga practice so you return home both inspired and renewed.
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April 27- May4, 2019

The Men's Retreat - Living our Transitions with Presence and Truth

with Matt Modrcin, Ph.D., LCSW

Take time - Create Space - Let go Explore with other men the meaning of loss Navigate changes in mind-body-heart. Lean into connection and community. Reclaim our authentic self.
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