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Retreat Lineup

 

 

2015 RETREATS

Apr 17th to Apr 19th
A Spring Renewal Yoga Retreat of Flow, Yin, and Chant with Lana Sugarman
Join Lana Sugarman for a spring renewal retreat which will nourish mind, body and spirit. Enjoy meditation, a morning active yoga practice (Jivamukti style), as well as an afternoon yin yoga practice. Saturday evening, Lana will share her passion and gift for kirtan. Guests will have the opportunity to participate in chanting devotional mantras or simply be present to receive. Much like asana practice gets us out of our heads and into the body, kirtan gets us into our voices, and into the body with the vibrations we create. It’s a beautiful thing to let go of feeling self-conscious when singing with others and allow your voice to blend with the group. The weekend also includes ample free time to relax, take a walk in nature or enjoy an infrared sauna session. Please see the more info doc for rates, schedule and details.
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Apr 24th to Apr 26th
Relax and Restore: Slow Yoga and Qigong with Kripalu trained Teachers Ken Nelson and Lesli Lang
Refresh yourself this spring with yoga and self-care in the natural world. Discover the power to heal, grow and awaken by deepening self-awareness. Enjoy complete relaxation with rejuvenating postures and practices of bliss and wellbeing. Everybody needs rest but in stressful times we need restoration. Both yoga and qigong nurture transformation through intentional breathing, guided imagery, and attention training. Rebalance your relationship with self, other, work, and the world. You’ll go home in the flow, with energy, ease, and trust in daily life. For details, please see more info doc below.
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May 1st to May 3rd
Port Perry Flowyoga retreat with Maria Carr
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May 8th to May 10th
*FULL* A women's weekend of self-care: Yoga & Ayurveda Retreat with Mona Warner
Join Mona for a weekend of Self-Care using the tools of Yoga & Ayurveda. It is so important in our busy lives to take time to care for ourselves on the levels of body, energy, emotions, mind and spirit. Yoga & Ayurveda provide us with many wonderful tools to do just this – nourish all our levels of being so we can be fully present, centered, and engaged in our lives. Weekend includes twice daily yoga, evening Ayurvedic practices, yoga nidra, silent morning walks, 5 vegetarian meals, accommodation, free time and use of Shanti's amenities. Semi-private $375 + hst; shared $350+hst.
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May 15th to May 18th
May Long Weekend Shanti Yoga Retreat with Darin, Wendy and optional cooking classes with Lacey
Join Darin and Wendy, co-creators of Shanti, this Spring. Enjoy the beauty and aliveness of Shanti in May; the birds are singing, the grass and leaves are a vibrant green, and the bay is full of wildlife. Give yourself the gift of nourishing your body, mind and soul. Retreat offerings include gentle hatha, slow flow and restorative yoga, guided meditation, silent morning walks, yoga nidra, delicious and lovingly prepared vegetarian meals, along with time spent savoring the beauty of outdoors. This weekend also offers optional vegetarian cooking classes with RHN Lacey Budge. For more details about this retreat please click on the more information document below. For more information about retreats with Darin and Wendy please see the About Retreats page of the website (under the Retreats icon).
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May 21st to May 24th
Silent Yoga & Meditation Retreat with Marla Ericksen
Simple Grace’S’... Silence… Stillness… Serenity… Solitude...Surrender. Join Marla Ericksen for an experience that connects you to and redefines grace. This retreat will be conducted in the sacred space of noble silence. Indulge in a deeply intimate encounter with yourself as you explore Yoga, meditation, contemplative inquiry and connecting with nature all in the exquisitely nurturing setting of Shanti Yoga Retreat Centre. This 3-night retreat is open to everyone and anyone who is curious about tapping into the transformational potential that comes through quietude and inner reflection. Your journey begins on Thursday afternoon and concludes on Sunday after brunch. “Be still... eventually the silence will sing for you”.
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May 29th to May 31st
Relaxing Weekend Yoga Retreat with Ichih Wang
Congratulations on your decision of a lifetime. Attending a yoga retreat is an opportunity to connect with self, relax and recharge in an environment which is designed for you to let go with ease and take in the beauty of the surreoundings.3-Day Retreat Package Includes: Accommodation at Shanti Yoga Retreat, 5 Delicious meals (Friday arrival after 4pm to Sunday departure 12pm), 2 yoga classes daily (all-level hatha, yin & meditation), 1 Infrared Sauna Session, Use of kayaks and canoes, Afternoons free to explore: bike, swim, walk, sauna, massage.
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May 31st
Crystal Journey on Wolfe Island with David Hickey
David Hickey performs with Quartz Crystal Singing Bowls, 10-15 of them, in addition to a set of gongs. Every gong features a strong fundamental note tuned to represent a natural harmonic series based on the orbital properties of the Sun, the Earth, the Moon and the other planets. Crystal Journey has been touring Canada and the US coast to coast for the past ten years and has performed over 1000 shows... and is now coming to Shanti Retreat! Join us for a meditative afternoon of journeying with the crystals this May 31st from 2:00-4:00pm. $25.00+HST per person.
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Jun 5th to Jun 7th
Annual Yogini Yoga ~ Heal & Transform ME~Treat ~ with Megan Campbell
Join Megan Campbell & the Yogini Yoga Tribe for a weekend of embracing feminine energy, nourishing Yoga sadhana’s, meditation, connection, journaling, and discussion. As urban women we wear many hats such as mothers, daughters, partners, bosses, co-workers, and in a world rich with technology we find ourselves always on and unable to connect to the feminine aspects of our lives.This mini ME-treat is a way for householder Yogini’s to take time 'off', replenish, connect, cocoon, nourish and practice Yoga together. Open exclusively for women, any age or level of practice is welcome. Registration opens March 1st, 2015. Find out more and register at www.megancampbell.ca
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Jun 11th to Jun 14th
Yoga Retreat with Loren Crawford- The Three Rivers - Yoga, Tantra and Ayurveda
Loren Crawford Yoga offers participants an exploration of the Three Rivers of the ParaYoga system - Yoga, Tantra and Ayurveda. These relate to the mind, energy/life force, and the physical body. In this extended weekend - Thursday evening through Sunday noon - you will delve into ParaYoga classes, layering on the wisdom of tantra and determine what practices serve your unique constitutional needs. You’ll leave with a framework, and the desire, for your personal practice. Rate includes accommodation, meals, twice daily yoga, morning meditation, an infrared sauna session, and use of Shanti's amenities. Visit website for more details.
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Jun 14th to Jun 19th
6 Day Yin Yoga Teacher Training with Sundara Yoga Studio
Yin Yoga has become a very popular practice in recent days. It's accessible to most bodies, provides a platform to learn meditation (even to the busiest of minds) and sets the stage for students to let go of mature holding patterns. It is a wonderful way to balance out a more dynamic practice like vinyasa or running. Joint health, mental and emotional balance flow out of this energetic restructuring practice. Training includes Yin Yoga Certification Course manual, five nights accommodation, 3 vegetarian meals a day and access to all Shanti amenities. The Yin Yoga training can be done as a stand alone module or as part of the 200 hour Yoga Teacher Training Program. Requirements: 200 hour yoga certification. Please see website link below for rates and to register.
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Jun 19th to Jun 21st
Yoga Retreat with Mark and Sandy
Join Mark and Sandy for a fun and enlightening yoga experience! Mark and Sandy feature traditional Ashtanga, Power Flow, and Restorative to create a sense of practice, meditation, and play. Along with healthy and energizing meals, and beautiful yoga practitioners from all over Ontario, you will have the opportunity to heal, convalesce, and restore for the weekend. Rate includes accommodation, 5 sumptuous vegetarian meals, twice daily yoga, an infrared sauna session and use of Shanti's amenities. For more information, please contact Sandy at the email address below.
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Jun 26th to Jun 28th
CELEBRATE THE START OF SUMMER WITH CAROLYN TUCKER AND PAULA TORNECK –RICHIE
What better way to welcome the lazy days of summer than a weekend of yoga and meditation, combined with a healthy dose of laughter, great food and nature at its finest. Relax, restore and rejuvenate with a blissful weekend that includes 5 yoga classes, 5 delicious, hearty vegetarian meals, morning power walks, and plenty of time to enjoy the beautiful surroundings of Wolfe Island and Shanti Retreat Centre This weekend retreat is open to all levels. Classes will range from active vinyasa flow to gentle yin/ restorative as well as yoga nidra. We hope you will join us to celebrate this beautiful time of year and share in the delight of yoga, meditation and community.
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Jun 30th to Jul 2nd
Mid-Week Canada Day Retreat with Darin & Wendy
Join Darin and Wendy, co-creators of Shanti, for this mid-week Canada Day Retreat. Summer is here, and a glorious time to enjoy all that Shanti has to offer; hang out in a hammock, swim in the bay, lounge on the water trampoline, enjoy the views from a waterside chair, or take a walk in nature. Scheduled retreat offerings - gentle hatha, slow flow and restorative yoga, guided meditation, silent morning walks and yoga nidra will allow for deep relaxation and restoration. Delicious, and lovingly prepared seasonal vegetarian meals will nourish your body, mind and soul. For more details about this retreat please click on the more information document below.
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Jul 2nd to Jul 5th
Yoga Retreat with dallas
Every summer dallas hosts a weekend of yoga, delicious organic food, relaxation, and island life at Wolfe Island's Shanti Yoga Retreat. From July 2-5th, 2015, indulge in a serene setting that includes twice daily yoga classes, a seasonal vegetarian menu, and accommodation. Optional workshops on restorative yoga and inversions are included! Enjoy Shanti's summer amenities - docks for swimming, canoes, kayaks, water trampoline and walking trails. You shape your experience, so feel free to go for a run on the island, read a book in a hammock, or enjoy a thai yoga massage. 3 night stay double accommodations $550; triple/quadruple $500; 2 night stay double $425; triple/quadruple $400.
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Jul 10th to Jul 12th
PranaShanti Retreat & Teacher Training Weekend
Join Kathryn Flynn from PranaShanti Yoga Centre in Ottawa for a weekend of practice, discussion, relaxation, and self-care. The first weekend of PranaShanti's summer yoga teacher training program, the retreat is also open to other guests who desire the opportunity to practice all-levels classes in the tranquil Shanti Retreat setting. Retreat includes accommodation, four yoga practices, five vegetarian meals and workshops/activities/discussions that retreat guests can optionally join. Down time will be yours to shape with swimming, exploring the island, or reading in one of Shanti's well-appointed hammocks. For details, visit www.pranashanti.com
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Jul 13th to Jul 15th
Mid-Week Summer Retreat with Darin, Wendy & Reiki Master Brett Bevell
Join Wendy and Darin, co-creators of Shanti, for a mid-week retreat offering of yoga, meditation and energy healing. Savor the beauty of all that summer has to offer at Shanti - swimming, sunbathing, kayaking, and hanging out in a hammock - while also enjoying the scheduled activities of this retreat. Please see the more info document below for full retreat details and a description of special guest Brett Bevell's Energy sessions.
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Jul 17th to Jul 19th
Shanti Yoga Retreat with Darin, Wendy & Conscious Cooking with RHN Lacey Budge
Join Darin and Wendy, co-creators of Shanti, for a summer retreat of yoga, meditation, silent morning walks and time to simply "be" with the beauty of Wolfe Island. This retreat will also include an introduction to conscious cooking. Shanti’s on site Registered Holistic Nutritionist, Lacey, will shed light on the importance of eating local, organic and seasonally prepared meals. Her workshop will also look at the connection between our thoughts, attitudes and emotions surrounding food - with body, mind and spirit. For more details about this retreat please click on the more information icon.
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Jul 20th to Jul 22nd
Restorative Yoga and Meditation Retreat with Leslie Buback
Restore your mind, body and spirit on our mid-summer, mid-week retreat. Indulge in gentle and restorative yoga, meditation and pranayama, in a place just far enough away from it all to feel you've escaped and found time to devote to just you. Come on Monday, and stay for 2 or 3 nights. Enjoy lovingly-prepared vegetarian meals each day, charming accommodations, an infrared sauna, and all the beauty and amenities Shanti Retreat Centre has to offer. We will be hosting organized activities including Flow and Gentle Hatha yoga classes, meditation and pranayama (breath) workshops, a yoga philosophy talk, and small-group personalized restorative yoga classes. Our all-inclusive price includes all meals, accommodation, classes and workshops. No prior yoga experience is necessary, and all activities are optional so you can choose how best to pamper yourself here. Experience deep emotional and physical release as you immerse yourself in yoga, meditation and nutrition, away from it all amid the calm, secluded beauty of Wolfe Island."
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Jul 23rd to Jul 26th
Summer Vitalize Yoga Retreat with Andrea Robertson
Everybody needs a little time away. Escape daily routines and outer demands and encounter the joys of yoga, outdoor fitness and the beautiful surroundings of Shanti Retreat and Wolfe Island. Join Andrea Robertson, founder of Body and Balance for her annual mid-summer escape retreat with the perfect combination of relaxation, restoring and energizing weekend. Your Retreat Includes: 2 or 3 night option at Shanti Retreat with shared or semi-private rooms, Organic Vegetarian Meals with coffee and teas, Morning and Evening Yoga Classes, Morning Outdoor Fitness Classes, One Complimentary Infrared Sauna session, Use of Water Trampoline, Kayaks and Canoe’s. Please see website link to register and for more details.
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Jul 27th to Jul 30th
WordWorks summer workshop with Pete Bowers


Jul 31st to Aug 3rd
2nd Annual Wolfe Island Bhakti & Yoga Celebration
Come together and celebrate! Four days of summer filled with yoga, kirtan, music, workshops, dance, and delicious seasonal cuisine. This year's lineup features local, national and international artists: Brenda McMorrow, Nina Rao, Adam Bauer, Abby Blythe and The Bhakti Connection. Please see the website link below for full retreat details.
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Aug 6th to Aug 10th
5 Day Ashtanga Yoga Retreat with David Robson
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Aug 11th to Aug 13th
Mid-Week Retreat for Relaxation, Restoration and Rejuvenation
Take a break midweek and join teaching partners Kellie Dearman and Brendon Abram at Shanti! We invite new and practiced students to enjoy yoga, the sun and the water at this glorious island getaway! Yoga classes will range from very gentle to slightly challenging, and all students will be encouraged to work to their own ability, learning to be aware of their own personal boundaries, as well as to be mindful of their emotional well-being. Discussions will focus on the connection between mind and body as we explore our physical practice, and the deeper connection between mind and spirit.
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Aug 13th to Aug 16th
Yoga for Round Bodies Retreat with Tiina Veer
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Aug 16th to Aug 18th
Mid-Week Retreat exclusively for yoga teachers with dallas from Studio 330
Wouldn't it be awesome to go to a class with seasoned yogis - where everyone just gets it? Where the level of teaching, practice, and discussion is focused on living the yoga path as a teacher? To make this blissful fantasy a reality, dallas from studio330 is hosting a retreat..just for yoga teachers. Retreat prices range from $350-$375, and include accommodations, meals, classes, and workshops. Hosted at dallas' favorite retreat spot - Shanti Retreat on picturesque Wolfe Island - settled right on the water in a peaceful atmosphere. Come and be a student... as a teacher!
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Aug 18th to Aug 20th
Stand Up Paddle Board (SUP) & Yoga Summer Retreat
Have you been wondering about the new yoga and SUP combo trend? Join us at Shanti Retreat and try your hand (and your core) at Stand-up Paddleboarding and Yoga. Combine the peacefulness of floating on water, with the meditative nature of yoga during this mid-week retreat. Retreat includes 3 day board rental, introductory course, 2 morning SUP YOGA FLOW classes with Holly B, 2 Restorative Yoga practices, guided meditation, shared accommodation, 5 delicious meals, an infrared sauna session, and use of Shanti's amenities. Space is limited.
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Aug 21st to Aug 23rd
Shanti Yoga and Meditation Retreat with Darin and Wendy
Summer lovin having some fun! Join Darin and Wendy, co-creators of Shanti, for an opportunity to nurture and nourish one's self. Retreat offerings include gentle hatha, slow flow and restorative yoga, guided meditation, yoga nidra and delicious, lovingly prepared vegetarian meals. For more details about retreats with Darin and Wendy please see the About Retreats page of the website (under the Retreats icon). Rate for shared accommodation (3 or 4 share) is $350 plus HST. Rate for semi-private (2 share) is $375 plus HST.
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Aug 28th to Aug 30th
Sacred Relationships Retreat
How do we bring sacredness and sexuality together as one? How do we remember that coming together with another is a true art of love? How do we awaken to the depths of our being through union with another being? Join Tiffany & Kristof for this weekend of exploration and introduction into Tantra, Partner Yoga and Compassionate Communication, as we explore ways to maintain, improve and re-ignite connection, communication and sexual intimacy. We will offer various techniques, exercises and a wealth of comprehensive information drawing from the teachings of Yoga, Meditation, Tantra, Compassionate Communication, Modern Sexology, Ayurveda and our own relationship! This will be a weekend filled with explorations, play and transformation in the way in which you view sexuality, partnership and love. This is the perfect gift to yourself and to that special someone in your life and will deeply transform how you engage in all relationships in your life - with your children, co-workers, family, Self...
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Sep 4th to Sep 6th
Labor Day Weekend Yoga Nidra Retreat with Manu
Shanti is pleased to welcome back, for the seventh season, gifted yoga teacher Manu Mougenot. You won't want to miss this wonderful opportunity to retreat with him while savoring the last long weekend of summer - swim, hang out in a hammock, sit waterside, and enjoy the aliveness of nature. There is the option of either a 2 or 3 night retreat stay. Nurture and nourish your body, mind and spirit with gentle Energy yoga and teachings on Yoga Nidra. Yoga Nidra is most commonly practiced as a technique for deep relaxation and rejuvenation, and enables one to deeply reconnect with themselves. In addition, you will learn how to increase your awareness in your dreams, and life in general. This weekend is suitable for all levels. Please see more info doc for all details.
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Sep 11th to Sep 13th
Silent heart meditation & gentle yoga retreat with Manu
Give yourself the gift of retreating within as well as time to savor the beauty and wonderment of the nature that surrounds us here at Shanti. Join devoted practitioner and gifted facilitator Manu, who will be offering another inspiring, silent meditation and yoga retreat again this season. Manu will share simple but powerful tools to begin or deepen your meditation practice. A regular meditation practice can help you navigate life with greater joy, lightness and ease. The weekend will also be infused with gentle and restorative energy yoga classes. This retreat has a 3 or 6 day option. Please click on the more information document for complete details. We look forward to sharing this unique retreat experience with you.
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Sep 17th to Sep 20th
Recharge & Restore: Fall Yoga Retreat with David Good
Join us for this special fall retreat to get reconnected with your true self. We all live on a sliding scale with fear and heart at either end. This scale changes every day, every minute and every second. The changes come from how we react to life around. Come surround yourself with nature on Wolfe Island and leave life in the city behind for a long weekend. Discover how self-compassion, awareness and loving kindness can help us become more of the witness and learn to react less. Recharge and restore yourself. Retreat begins Thursday and includes accommodation, delicious meals, an infrared sauna session, use of amenities, morning meditation; pranayama and yoga sessions with David. The morning practice includes a vigorous hatha flow to forge new pathways and the afternoons practice will be more therapeutic to recharge your body. Each evening we will wrap up with a blissful candlelit restorative yoga experience. There are even a few surprises up our yoga sleeves. Please see more info doc below for all details.
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Sep 25th to Sep 27th
Bask in Happiness - Blissalicious Yoga and Meditation Retreat
Join Zak and Josie for a WELL-DESERVED DOSE of HAPPINESS, as we guide you through FLAVORFUL yoga classes and SATISFYING meditations, that will keep you feeling as though you are WALKING ON SUNSHINE! We will teach you to ENLIVEN your SPIRIT and RELAX your SOUL, FULLY ALIGN yourself with the RHYTHM and ELEMENTS of NATURE to assist in AWAKENING and SUSTAINING HAPPINESS inside of you! Come PLAY, DANCE and LAUGH as you NOURISH your SOUL and EMBRACE the HEALING properties of the WIND, SUN, EARTH, WATER & FIRE! We will IMPLEMENT each ELEMENT into your weekend with SURPRISING, COLORFUL and DELIGHTFUL ways that will leave you in AWE, feeling PEACEFUL, ABUNDANT, JOYFUL & HAPPY! See website link for what's included, rates, schedule and to read about the facilitators.
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Oct 1st to Oct 4th
AUTUMN YOGA RETREAT for WOMEN with ANNE STUBBS
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Oct 9th to Oct 11th
Thanksgiving Yoga and Meditation Retreat with Darin & Wendy
Join Darin and Wendy, co-creators of Shanti, for an autumn retreat on Wolfe Island. Savor the beauty of fall colors, and the flocks of migratory Canada Geese gathering in Brown's Bay. In the spirit of Thanksgiving we will take time throughout this weekend of yoga, meditation, silent morning walks and informal gatherings to contemplate Gratitude and encourage a 365 day practice. What are we grateful for and what role does gratitude play in our lives? What are our daily Joys? In the words of Sara Ban Breathnack "All we have is all we need. All we need is the awareness of how blessed we really are". For more details about retreats with Darin and Wendy please see the About Retreats page of the website (under the Retreats icon). Rate for shared accommodation (3 or 4 share) is $350 plus HST. Rate for semi-private (2 share) is $375 plus HST.
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Oct 16th to Oct 18th
Fall Retreat with Nicky Poole: The Elements in Vinyasa
Drawing on the complementary teachings of Ayurveda and the creative vinyasa movements of Prana Flow Yoga (created by Shiva Rea) we will enjoy embodying the elements of Earth, Water, Fire, Air and Space this weekend. Each of the five practices, will show us how we are simply a reflection of the natural cycles and elements around us. Explore Earthy restorative practices, Fluid and Vibrant solar vinyasa practices, and moments of spaciousness with breath work and meditation. There will be ample free time to enjoy long walks in the peak beauty of fall foliage, sauna, nourishing food, community and creative expression. This weekend will count towards 15 hours of the 200 Hour 889 Yoga Living Yoga Program and can be enjoyed as a stand alone weekend of movement, experimentation and self reflection. Nicky Poole is a highly sought after teacher trainer, with well over a decade of teaching experience and study around the world. Registered as an E-RYT500 with the yoga alliance, she anchors the asana and teaching practice portion of Toronto's 889 Yoga Living Yoga Program.
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Oct 23rd to Oct 25th
Shakti Spirit® Women's Weekend with Monika Nataraj
For the 7th consecutive season, Shanti welcomes back Monika Nataraj for this special gathering of women in celebration of our boundless feminine potential! Discover the secrets of tantra in a sacred circle of women on picturesque Wolfe Island. Rejuvenate, Refresh, and Renew. This unique weekend offering includes chakra yoga, mystical dance, women's Tantric teachings, an introduction to jade egg practices (a Taoist practice which triggers deep healing and an opening of the feminine creative center) accommodation, vegetarian meals, and use of Shanti's amenities. Please see the more info icon below for full details.
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Oct 30th to Nov 1st
Yoga for Self Healing with Abby Blythe
You are your own best healer. Join Abby Blythe, yoga instructor and yoga therapist, for an introduction to the therapeutic benefits of yoga and learn how to make it a part of your everyday life. By understanding some basic concepts and tools from Yoga we can empower ourselves to be our own best healers. The body is a beautifully designed instrument that under the right conditions has the capability to fight disease, regenerate itself and remain strong and vital for decades upon decades. Abby will guide you through an exploration of your perfect, wonderful body (and help you change your attitude to make you see it as such!) Retreat includes twice daily yoga, evening programs, accommodation, meals, infrared sauna session and use of Shanti's facilities.
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Nov 2nd to Nov 9th
Journey Into The Heart in the Heart of Italy: Yoga & Meditation Retreat with Darin & Wendy
A magical autumn retreat awaits you, just off of the beaten tourist track, in the heart of the stunning Sabina hills near Rome. Travelers have described this area as one of the best kept secrets of Italy! Immerse yourself in real Italian life and culture. Relax and unwind in one of two lovingly restored 17th century stone buildings set amidst the rolling Italian countryside, surrounded by olive groves and fruit trees. Give yourself the opportunity to disconnect from your daily routine and allow yourself to just be! Retreat includes 7 nights accommodation, local-seasonal-vegetarian meals, morning meditation, twice daily yoga (hatha, restorative, slow flow, and yoga nidra), silent morning walks in nature, countryside hikes, and of course wine! Your Body, Mind and Soul will be nurtured. Our journey to Italy also offers the opportunity to enjoy and explore the ancient city of Rome and the hilltop medieval town of Casperia. In honor of the olive harvest season, food and olive oil expert, Johnny Madge, will guide us through beautiful olive groves. His tour will be followed by an olive oil tasting and an evening of slow food and wine. A small group size of 12 will provide each guest with personal attention. Join us for scheduled activities or just do your own thing. It’s your retreat!
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Nov 6th to Nov 8th
The EmpowerFlow Vinyasa Retreat with Megan Campbell
Tap into your inner power! Megan Campbell for an invigorating, energizing, warming weekend of Rasa Vinyasa sadhana’s which will be infused with deep self-inquiry, breathing, mantra, mudra sweet meditations. Up your practice and your life by adding the healing benefits and sheer pleasure of coming into your power and knowing and embodying the essence, or flavors of life, known as Rasa, which are crucial to our overall health and wellbeing.Open to men or women with previous yoga experience and desire to go deeper in to the practice and embodiment. Registration opens Aug.1st, 2015. Find out more and register at www.megancampbell.ca
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Nov 13th to Nov 15th
Retreat for Relaxation and Restoration
Join teaching partners Kellie Dearman and Brendon Abram for a weekend of yoga, relaxation and restoration! We invite new and practiced students to attend this late Fall getaway at Shanti. Yoga classes will range from very gentle to slightly challenging, and all students will be encouraged to work to their own ability, learning to be aware of their own personal boundaries, as well as to be mindful of their emotional well-being. Discussions will focus on restorative yoga practices and meditation techniques designed to deepen peace of mind.
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Nov 20th to Nov 22nd
Restorative yoga, ayurveda & astrology: Balancing the elements within
The holistic principles of yoga, ayurveda, and astrology teach that the universe and each of us – is composed of five subtle elements: earth, water, fire, air, and space. Understanding these elements and their interactions helps us regain and maintain health, balance, and vitality. In this rejuvenating and restorative yoga retreat, we explore and experience the joy of these subtle energies within us. Through asana, meditation, and discussion, we restore ourselves with a focus on breath awareness, easy movement, and gentle postures supported by props (blocks, blankets, and bolsters), which encourage opening and release. Retreat includes: four restorative yoga classes, workshop & discussion with Danika, five wholesome and delicious meals, accommodation, time to reflect, connect and enjoy Shanti’s amenities. Shared rate: $350 + HST; semi-private rate $375+ HST
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Nov 27th to Nov 29th
Fall Restorative Yoga Retreat with Andrea Robertson
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