Avani Yoga Retreats
Mabel is the founder of Avani Yoga Retreats in Chile, and I really enjoyed my conversation - especially as she explained her newest offering which will be a blend of ancient indigenous knowledge and yoga. More..
The cool and crisp shift to fall in the Northern Hemisphere triggers the instinct to turn inward for a deep, lingering inhale and introspection. Inspired by this, I reached out to Christian de la Huerta of Soulful Power to talk about breathwork and leaning in to this practice to prepare for this soulful season. More..
Retreats Unlimited is comprised of a team of brilliant PR specialists and retreat organizers. Co-founder Tammy Petersen shares with us some of the challenges retreat creators face when trying to create unique offerings, and some of the solutions they’ve found. More..
The business aspect isn’t usually the first thing that comes to mind when the inspiration or idea to do a yoga retreat hits. However it is such an important piece to the puzzle it deserves just as much attention and reflection as the passion and teachings that are behind the retreat. More..
It's good that there is a lag time between what you say that you want and receiving it. This lag time is to protect you. If you said, "I really want to ride on an elephant" and then bam! There was an elephant in your living room you would be experiencing the problems of getting what you wanted too fast. More..
Many people on the planet view sex as a means to fun and pleasure, and there is definitely nothing wrong with that. However, in my opinion, it is a one-dimensional approach which overlooks the energetic power and cosmic essence of sex available to us as beings with consciousness. There is more to be gained – even in the sense of pleasure – if your focus is spiritual. More..
When we use our voice, we are literally manifesting in the world whatever we are thinking and feeling. Many schools of wisdom tell us that it is very important to pay attention to what we are thinking and feeling, and what we are expressing. This is because they understand that we are creating with every voiced expression, and we are creating karma. More..
If you are looking to become a yoga instructor, but also to make your living from teaching yoga going forward, there are a lot of skills you need to acquire - and these aren't typically taught at a standard YTT. I have heard so many stories from people who took an amazing Yoga Teacher Training course that transformed their lives, but years later they are still working in a job they don't love More..
We seek a more holistic approach—one that sees the whole being, rather than merely a combination of parts, systems, and (all too often) symptoms. More..
We believe human beings are innately wise and kind. But this wisdom, although always present, can be covered up. Going on retreat is a beautiful way to reconnect to basic sanity and health. Our aspiration at Retreat Guru is to inspire people to experience authentic retreats and reconnect with their innate wisdom.