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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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February 24-March 3, 2018

Embody Prajna Yoga Retreat

with Tracey Lanham and Heather Lindemann

Treat yourself to a week of nourishing and cultivating prajna, your innate inner wisdom.
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February 24- March 3, 2018

Kaia Yoga Costa Rica Retreat

with Gina Norman

The 9th Annual Kaia Yoga Retreat to Costa Rica February 24th-March 3rd at Blue Spirit. Join Gina Norman of Kaia Yoga, for a week of unwinding and relaxing. Take time to focus on your practice and explore the reasons we fall in love with yoga. Thru the week we will explore daily themes on intuition, mindfulness, clarity and calm and being non-judgemental to cultivate greater listening.
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February 24-March 3, 2018

Mindful Yoga & Meditation Retreat

with Beryl Bender Birch

Gather with a pretty extraordinary group of folks - all drawn by Beryl’s ability to bring the best of the best together and create awesome community. Meet like minded individuals, all doing the work, all leaders in their communities, all working to change the world.
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March 3-10, 2018

Clinical Counselling Hypnotherapy (C.Hyp™) Practitioner Training

with Karen Day and Heidi Kaseweter

This Professional Development training retreat is exclusively for mental health and counselling professionals. Through our international Daybreak Therapy and Training certificate program, you will develop greater insight, confidence and skill as a Clinical Counseling Hypnotherapist (C.Hyp™).
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March 3-10, 2018

Live Love Yoga

with Jenny Kaufman and Jessica Sandstrom

Jenny & Jess, both 500 hr. ERYT certified yoga teachers, bring LIVE LOVE YOGA to Costa Rica. Sharing their vast experience for a week of uninterrupted exploration in the art of yoga and living. Both Jen & Jess consider themselves lifelong students of the body and are consistently seeking new ways to explore yoga in the most effective, safe, and positive ways possible.
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March 3-10, 2018

Tantra for Couples

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 10-17, 2018

Explore Nature. Nutriton & Yoga Retreat by RS TRAVEL

with Sjonum Awalia St-Cyr & Philippe St-Cyr

Explore the Beauty and Nature of Costa Rica. Indulge in Yoga and Nutrition Daily. Relax, Restore, Rejuvenate with RS Travel.
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March 10-17, 2018

Omega Costa Rica • Week 6

with Donna Eden and David Feinstein

Take a trip to unwind and enjoy inspiring classes with some of Omega’s top teachers at Blue Spirit Costa Rica. This week, study in-depth with a weeklong immersion program in energy medicine.

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March 17-24, 2018

Deva & Miten's Gayatri Festival - with Manose and Friends

with Deva Premal, Miten and 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 24 - 31, 2018

Qoya: Embody Your Dreams Collective Retreat

with Rochelle Schieck and the Qoya Collective Teachers

As a woman, you are by nature a creator. Your body knows how to do this: to create, sustain, and nourish life. This retreat is an invitation to expand your ability to create. The goal is not only to dream, but to give those dreams embodiment. To do this, you will draw on your feminine wisdom cycles, the creative DNA hard-wired in your body.
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March 24-31, 2018

YogaFresh Yoga for Happiness & Fulfillment Retreat

with YogaFresh teachers: Jen Vail, Tanya Kula, Stephanie Kimble, Brittany McArdell, Shannon & Billy Sadler

Experience the magic of Costa Rica and discover the radiant health, happiness and fulfillment that you seek. Our retreat will explore yoga's ancient wisdom to help unlock the necessary tools for personal development to create more joy in your life that can otherwise be difficult amidst the day-to-day responsibilities at home.
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March 31 - April 7, 2018

The ALiVE Retreat

with Dr Sohère Roked and Steve Mugnier

A health and yoga holiday with some adventure.
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April 7 - 14, 2018

Journey into a Yoga/Sound paradise

with Andrei Ram, Ayi & Michael

Join us for this unique retreat with daily Prananidra, Meditation, Yoga and Sound Journeys in a nourishing environment with delicious food.
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April 7-14 2018

Let Go into the Flow

with Dawn Stillo

Surrendering to life's flow in Costa Rica! Dawn will take you on a safe journey to the depths of your power and beauty.
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April 7-14, 2018

Strength and Serenity Retreat

with Tricia Philpott

Join Tricia at the Beautiful Blue Spirit retreat center in Costa Rica! We will spend a week together practicing yoga and meditation in paradise!
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April 7-14, 2018

UNIFY: A Costa Rican Yoga Retreat

with Kaity Rose, CYT-1000 and Kristen Lassiter, RYT-500

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.
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April 14-21, 2018

Costa Rica Yoga Retreat

with Cynthia Fuller-Kling

This week-long yoga retreat is an opportunity to deepen your practice, attune with your breath, clear your mind & experience deep rejuvenation & conscious relaxation in a beautiful tropical setting on the ocean. Beginners and seasoned practitioners are welcome.
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April 14-21, 2018

Moksha Yoga Uptown

with Lisa, Felicia, Stephanie & Carmelinda

Whether you are a beginner or more experienced yogi we will meet you where you are in your practice and encourage you to explore and move deeper.
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April 21-28, 2018

5th Annual Yoga Adventure Retreat

with Cortney Ostrosky

Cortney Ostrosky is a yoga teacher, lifestyle and business coach, international retreat leader, and Lululemon ambassador based in Charleston, SC.
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April 21 - 28, 2018

Journey Within: Retreat, Reflect and Nourish

with Kate Waitzkin and Amelia Raun

Join Kate Waitzkin and Amelia Raun with Wanderlust Yoga Austin at the world-renowned Blue Spirit Resort in Nosara, Costa Rica.
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April 21 - 28, 2018

Kundalini & Gong Yoga

with Mehtab, Gur Karam and Tej Arvid

Kundalini Gong Yoga and the 5 Elements: Experience the power of Kundalini Yoga and the transformational sound of the Gong in a beautiful natural setting surrounded by the Five Elements.
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April 28 - May 5, 2018

Amazing Yoga Teacher Training

with Karen and Sean Conley

Amazing Yoga Teacher Training contains one of the most effective and practical training methods available. Our Yoga Teacher Training allows you to access your full potential through asana, meditation, practice teaching and self-inquiry.
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April 28-May 5, 2018

Annual Jivamukti Yoga & Surf Retreat

with Yogeswari assisted by April Joy and the Surf Pacifico Team

Join Yogeswari, April Joy Miala, and the world-class team of surfing instructors from Surf Pacifico for a monumental retreat experience at Blue Spirit, a luxury retreat center nestled on the Pacific coast of Costa Rica.
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April 28 - May 5 2018

Growth & Healing in Relationships - A Men's Retreat

with Matthew J. Modrcin, Ph.D., LCSW

Embark on a Journey to Strengthen and Re-Prioritize Your Relationships. A Harvard study conducted with a cohort of men over a span of 75 years recently concluded that connection is crucial to health and happiness.
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Mayo 12-19, 2018

Find Your Free Retreat

with Tracee Kafer, Dr. Jess Linick, Cecilia De Bucourt, Emily Sanderson & Emily Rose

The Find Your Free Retreat, a 7-day experience in beautiful Costa Rica, is a dance and movement, art, mindfulness, and healing retreat.
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May 12 - 19, 2018

Hips/Arm Balances Module - Hot Asana Yoga University - 300 Hour Level Module

with Lisa Rischitelli & Angela Hsu

Join Lisa Rischitelli & Angela Hsu for a five-day advanced teacher training module!
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May 19 - 26, 2018

Hands-On Assisting & Yoga Sutra – Hot Asana Yoga University – 300 Hour Level Module

with Lisa Rischitelli & Angela Hsu

Join Lisa Rischitelli & Angela Hsu for a five-day advanced teacher training module! This 50-hour yoga teacher training module has been carefully constructed to expand your knowledge, skill set and confidence as both a teacher and a student.
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May 19 - 26, 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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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 John Fredy

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

Mindfulness & Yoga Retreat

with Stacy & Dave Dockins

Join Stacy & Dave Dockins of Free Life People - school of yoga on this 7-day re-charging retreat.
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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 21-28, 2018

Understanding your inner turbulence

with Padma Diamond and Leo Cordero

Join specialists Padma Diamond and Leo Cordero for a very special retreat opportunity at the beautiful Blue Spirit retreat in Costa Rica. Padma will be focusing on Kundalini yoga practices, meditations and mantra chanting as well as her work with Neuropsychology.
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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 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 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 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 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 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

Our annual retreat, our tribe reconvenes for a calling forth of our Innermost Wisdom.
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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 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

Mindfulness and Positive Psychology

with Dr. Shauna Shapiro

The questions of how do we live the healthiest happiest lives has received little attention.

This advanced study abroad seminar in Health Psychology will begin to explore these questions through rigorous scientific exploration as well as deep experiential work.
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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 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 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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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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