Zeit: 5. Juli 2014 beginnend um 19:00 bis 11. Juli 2014 um 11:00
Standort: Carrapateira, Portugal
Website oder Karte: http://www.yogabija.eu
Veranstaltungs-Typ: seminar, fortbildung, urlaub, kurs, retreat, workshop
Organisiert von: yogabija
Letzte Aktivität: 22. Jan 2014
This retreat is an invitation to explore the richness of ashtanga yoga while having enough space to enjoy the sun on the beach, go for a surf or just chill in the hammock on your terrace. Magical eucalyptus and pine forests, sandy beaches and spectacular cliffs – the simple yet beautifully designed Monte Velho Nature Resort is located in a peaceful setting right in the heart of the San Vicente Natural Park, Portugals West-Algarve.
* One week of yoga wih Dena+Jack (6x morning and 4 afternoon classes)
* 6 nights accomodation at Monte Velho Nature Resort incl. vegetarian food
Each morning will begin with quiet reflection and development of the breath. Followed by a combination of conducted and Mysore style classes which will accommodate and extend practitioners of all levels. The afternoon classes will support the morning practice and will cover fundamentals of asana, bandha, pranayama, yoga philosophy, chanting and stillness. Dena's authentic and holistic approach; inspire a passion for self-discovery and reflection. This will be further enhanced by a full day of silence and fresh juices.
Dena has been studying and practicing traditional ashtanga yoga for over 28 years. She is one of Sri K.Pattabhi Jois's most advanced female students. Having completed the fourth series in 1996 she is certified by the Ashtanga Yoga Research Institute of Mysore South India to teach this method. Jack and Dena were married by Guruji in 1997. The arrival of Zoli currently 13 and Izac now 10 has completed the family picture. The path of motherhood has added a gentle compassion to Dena’s disciplined yet lyrical style of teaching. Assisted by Jack, family warmth and a love of the practice shine through to create a safe yet provoking class atmosphere. All classes will be taught in english.
Classes will be taught in English. All Levels welcome!
Environment & Accomodation (Carrapateira).
Monte Velho Nature Resort is situated on a hill with 360 degree panoramic view in the San Vicente National Park on the west coast of the Algarve. The simple yet beautifully decorated suites are spacious with a bedroom, living-room (with 2 more optional beds) and a bathroom. Each suite has it´s own terrace with daybed and hammock ... plenty of room to relax.
Our chef Anne Marie is passionate about healthy+yummy food. Besides all her love and chanting she uses the freshest ingredients for 3 daily vegetarian meals - whenever possible based on regional and organic produce.The day of silent practice is accompanied by healthy juices.
The resort is on a 30ha plot of land with plenty of walking tracks and places to retreat and enjoy the vastness of nature, go horseback riding or jump in the natural swimming pond. The little beachvillage of Carrapateira with cafés and restaurants is about 4 km away. On the beaches (Amado, just a 10min drive away) you can enjoy the sun or you go surfing (material and surfing lessons can be booked locally). The Spa is equipped with sauna, steambath and a massage room and an excellent network of therapists is available (e. g. holistic massage, osteopathy, acupuncture)
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