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Retreat Lineup

Retreat with Shanti to International Destinations…

Journey into the Heart, in the Heart of Italy – October 22-29, 2016
 

Moving into Being – A 10 Day Yoga & Meditation Retreat in Goa, India – February 3-12, 2017
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2016 RETREATS

May 27th to May 29th
Yoga Retreat with Nigel Walker
THIS RETREAT IS NOW FULL. Join me and special guest artist Lucila Al Mar for a relaxing weekend at Shanti Retreat on Wolfe Island, near Kingston, Ontario. Your yoga retreat Includes:2 nights stay at Shanti Retreat; 5 local, vegetarian meals, prepared fresh daily; 5 yoga classes (flow, yin & meditation);live music performance by Lucila Al Mar; 1 Infrared Sauna session; Use of kayaks and canoes; Free time to read, walk, swim and recharge. Please see website for more details.
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Jun 3rd to Jun 5th
Holistic Healing Weekend Getaway with Roxanne Joly & Dr. Kristy Lewis
THIS RETREAT IS NOW FULL. This retreat will allow you to let go of your busy and often stressful schedules. Retreat includes accommodation, all meals, 4 Yoga classes with Roxanne offering teachings on tantra, ayurveda and mantra, Yoga Nidra Session, Meditation, a Naturopathic Workshop with Dr Kristy Lewis focusing on a sustainable approach to whole body healing, acupuncture, an infrared sauna session and use of Shanti's amenities. Both Roxanne and Kristy have co-lead trainings and workshops and are excited to come together for an escape to share their knowledge and allow guests to relax, renew and take advantage of the wealth of wisdom they have to share!
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Jun 9th to Jun 12th
It's time for Tantra - a ParaYoga Retreat
The Time for Tantra Yoga is Now! Those of us who have been given the gift of Tantra know how these teachings accelerate our yoga efforts and bring us to greater joy and prosperity - and more quickly! The Time for Tantra Yoga is an extended weekend retreat where you'll explore and immerse yourself into some amazing practices to set you on a course of greater clarity of mind, self knowledge and inner peace. 2 daily all-level practices and optional morning group meditations shape our time together. Special evening programming is always a hit. Join us at the lovely Shanti Retreat setting. These annual retreats led by Loren Crawford prove to be powerful opportunities for self-work, community building and play. We look forward to seeing you in June!
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Jun 17th to Jun 19th
Annual Yogini Yoga ~ Heal & Transform ME~Treat ~ with Megan Campbell
THIS RETREAT IS NOW FULL. Join Megan Campbell and the Yogini Yoga Tribe for the 4th Annual Heal + Transform Retreat. A weekend of embracing feminine energy, nourishing Yoga sadhana’s, meditation, connection, journaling, and discussion. For all levels of experience. www.megancampbell.ca for more info + to register
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Jun 19th to Jun 23rd
Summer Solstice Mid-Week Getaway with Wendy and Darin
This package is perfect for anyone looking to get away for some rest and relaxation. Enjoy the benefits of morning meditation, yoga, delicious vegetarian cuisine, infrared sauna, Shanti’s amenities and beautiful natural surroundings. Join us at Shanti for 1, 2, 3 or 4 nights. Please see website link for schedule, rates and more details.
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Jun 24th to Jun 26th
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 Yoga 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 30th to Jul 3rd
Canada Day Retreat with Darin, Wendy & John de Kadt
Join Darin and Wendy, co-creators of Shanti, for a 4 day Canada Day Retreat. Summer is here, and a glorious time to enjoy all that Shanti has to offer (there is a 3 day option available also)! Along with regular scheduled activities of yoga and meditation, guests will be mesmerized by special guest John de Kadt - percussionist, poet and storyteller. Through the Magic of Sacred Story, he will share 2 evenings of ancient tales, wisdom, drumming and enchantment. There will also be fireworks, sparklers and a bonfire with marshmallows! For more details about this retreat please click on the more information document below.
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Jul 4th to Jul 6th
July Mid-Week Getaway
This package is perfect for anyone looking to get away for some rest and relaxation. Enjoy the benefits of morning meditation, yoga, delicious vegetarian cuisine, infrared sauna, Shanti’s amenities and beautiful natural surroundings. Join us at Shanti for 1 or 2 nights. Please see website link for schedule, rates and more details.
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Jul 7th to Jul 10th
Wolfe Island 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 7-10th, 2016, indulge in a serene setting that includes 8 yoga classes, a seasonal vegetarian menu, and accommodation. Enjoy Shanti’s summer amenities – docks for swimming, canoes, kayaks, water trampoline, walk their new labyrinth and walking trails. You shape your experience, so feel free to go for a run on the island, read a book in a hammock, enjoy their infrared sauna or a thai yoga massage. All this for $500 + HST. Full payment is required to secure your spot. Email info@studio330.ca for more details.
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Jul 11th to Jul 13th
Mid-Week Restorative Yoga Retreat with Leslie
This indulgent mid-week retreat is designed to help you both re-energize and deeply relax, restoring and nourishing your mind, body and spirit. Throughout your stay, enjoy sumptuous vegetarian meals that will help you feel fresh and energized. You may wish to canoe, kayak, swim, or take an infrared sauna in the lodge. Enjoy daily meditation classes, gentle yoga classes, workshops on Yoga Philosophy and Restorative Yoga, and Yoga Grove's signature Restorative Yoga with Thai Massage class. No prior yoga experience is necessary, and all activities are optional, should you decide that sleeping in is your yoga for the morning. Experience deep emotional and physical release as you immerse yourself in yoga, meditation and nutrition, away from it all amid the calm, serene beauty of Wolfe Island in its summer splendour.
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Jul 15th to Jul 17th
Prana Shanti Yoga Center's Teacher Training Retreat
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Jul 18th to Jul 20th
Shanti's Summer Mid-Week Retreat with Darin and Wendy
Join Darin and Wendy, co-creators of Shanti, for this July mid-week 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 see the more information document below.
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Jul 21st to Jul 24th
Summer Vitalize Retreat with Andrea Robertson
Everybody needs a little time away. Escape daily routines and other 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 Vitalize Yoga Retreat for the perfect combination of relaxation, restoring and energizing weekend.
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Jul 25th to Jul 27th
Mid-Week Yoga Retreat with Kellie and Brendon
Take a break midweek and join teaching partners Kellie Dearman and Brendon Abram at Shanti, Ontario’s premier yoga retreat. Shanti is located on Wolfe Island, just a short ferry trip from downtown Kingston. We invite new and practiced students to enjoy yoga, the sun and the water at this glorious island getaway!
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Jul 29th to Aug 1st
Shanti Yoga Retreat with Darin, Wendy & Conscious Cooking with RHN Lacey Budge
Join Darin and Wendy, co-creators of Shanti, for a long weekend 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 with Registered Holistic Nutritionist, Lacey. Guests can participate in an afternoon raw food demo as well as evening workshop where Lacey will shed light on the importance of eating wholesome, 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. 3 and 4 day option available.
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Aug 2nd to Aug 4th
August Mid-Week Getaway
This package is perfect for anyone looking to get away for some rest and relaxation. Enjoy the benefits of morning meditation, yoga, delicious vegetarian cuisine, infrared sauna, Shanti’s amenities and beautiful natural surroundings. Join us at Shanti for 1 or 2 nights. Please see website link for schedule, rates and more details.
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Aug 5th to Aug 7th
Kula Magic with Stephanie and Sabrina
Join us at this beautiful Retreat Center and discover the power to heal, grow and awaken by deepening self-awareness through yoga, meditation, essential oils and nutrition.
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Aug 8th to Aug 10th
Yoga for Balanced Living: A mid-week summer retreat with Abby Blythe
You are your own best healer. Join Abby Blythe, yoga instructor, yoga therapist, and the owner of Light Hatch Yoga Studio, for an introduction to the benefits of yoga. You will be guided through 2 yoga classes per day to better understand how a daily practice can support Proper Breathing; Healthy Digestion; Cardiovascular Health; Increased Vitality; Regeneration for Healthy Aging; and a more Relaxed way of Being in the world. Enjoy the summer beauty by swimming in the bay, canoeing on the St Lawrence River, jumping on the water trampoline, or relaxing waterside with a book. Retreat includes twice daily yoga, evening programs, accommodation, meals, infrared sauna session and use of Shanti's facilities. Please contact Shanti Retreat to make a booking, or for any questions.
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Aug 10th to Aug 15th
Annual 6 day Ashtanga Yoga Retreat with David Robson
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Aug 16th to Aug 18th
Mid-Week August Retreat with dallas & Jaffer
dallas and Jaffer are teaming up to bring you an amazing mid-week summer retreat at Wolfe Island's Shanti Retreat. Join them Tuesday August 16-Thursday August 18, 2016 for an opportunity to hit the reset button as they deliver all-level classes featuring several styles of yoga. You will also have the opportunity to experience a goal setting workshop providing you take-home-tools on how to manifest the things you want on and off your mat! You will also have time to enjoy Shanti’s summer amenities – docks for swimming, canoes, kayaks, water trampoline, labyrinth and walking trails. You shape your experience, so feel free to go for a run on the island, read a book in a hammock, enjoy their infrared sauna or a thai yoga massage. All this for $425 + HST, price includes 5 yoga classes, goal coaching workshop, delicious organic vegetarian meals, shared accommodation and Shanti's amenities. Full payment is required to secure your spot. Email info@studio330.ca for more details.
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Aug 19th to Aug 21st
Kundalini Yoga Retreat with Devinder Kaur
Retreat to an Island Getaway….that’s local! Shanti Retreat is located on beautiful Wolfe Island, near Kingston, the gateway to the Thousand Islands. Balance activity and rest and recreation alongside your fellow Kundalini Yoga practitioners. Unplug & discover the pristine and expansive night skies, crisp clean air and the deep peace that a visit to Shanti Retreat on Wolfe Island offers. Wolfe Island is an amazing place of natural beauty. Experience this tranquil location with sunrise sadhana, yoga classes and sunset Gong meditations in this blissful quiet lake-front setting. On clear evenings don’t miss the opportunity to pause at the wonder of the country sky and stargaze. Retreat includes 3 days and 2 nights shared accommodation, 5 nourishing vegetarian meals, morning sadhana, yoga classes, evening gong meditation/relaxations, use of Shanti’s amenities, 1 infrared sauna session. Please see website below for rates and all details.
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Aug 22nd to Aug 24th
Mid-Week Summer Retreat with Darin, Wendy & Reiki Master Brett Bevell
Join Darin and Wendy, Shanti's co-creators, for a mid-week retreat offering of gentle hatha yoga, heart centered meditation and energy healing. We welcome back Brett Bevell to offer his powerful and practical group Energy Healing sessions. 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 offering. Please contact Shanti Retreat to make a booking, or for any questions.
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Aug 26th to Aug 28th
Yoga Retreat with Jackie Quinnell
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Aug 29th to Sep 1st
INside You :: Renew Yoga Retreat for Women, with Caroline and Donna
Join us for a 4-day end of summer retreat to Cleanse, Renew and Refresh. Experience clean vegan eating to allow the body to reset, early morning and afternoon yoga practice to strengthen the body, and evening activities to renew your connection to Self. Retreat Includes: 8 meals, all yoga and meditation sessions, evening programs, one infrared sauna session, use of kayaks and canoes, comfortable accommodation with garden or lake view and private bathroom. All scheduled activities are optional. You are free to take as much or as little as you like from this weekend. It is your retreat! $695 semi-private and $650 for shared.
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Sep 2nd to Sep 5th
Labour Day Long Weekend Yoga Nidra Retreat with Manu
Shanti is pleased to welcome back, for the 8th 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. Please contact Shanti Retreat to make a booking, or for any questions.
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Sep 9th to Sep 11th
Silent Heart Meditation & Gentle Yoga Retreat with Manu
This retreat has a 3 or 6 day option; ending on the 11th for 3 days, and on the 14th for 6 days. 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. Please click on the more information document for complete details. We look forward to sharing this unique retreat experience with you. Please contact Shanti Retreat to make a booking, or for any questions.
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Sep 15th to Sep 18th
Recharge & Restore: Fall Yoga Retreat with David Good
4 days of yoga, meditation, relaxation and self-discovery. Join us for this special fall retreat to get reconnected with your true self. 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 fully present in our lives. Take this time to recharge and restore yourself. Retreat begins Thursday and includes accommodation, delicious meals, an infrared sauna session, use of Shanti’s amenities, and morning meditation; pranayama and yoga sessions with David - moring hatha flow and afternoon therapeutic/ restorative yoga. Friday start is optional. See more info doc below for rates, schedule and more details.
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Sep 18th to Sep 21st
Fall Mid-Week Getaway
This package is perfect for anyone looking to get away for some rest and relaxation. Enjoy the benefits of morning meditation, yoga, delicious vegetarian cuisine, infrared sauna, Shanti’s amenities and beautiful natural surroundings. Join us at Shanti for 1, 2 or 3 nights. Please see website link for schedule, rates and more details.
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Sep 22nd to Sep 25th
AN AUTUMN YOGA RETREAT FOR WOMEN with ANNE STUBBS
E.L.E.V.A.T.E. – An Autumn Yoga Retreat for Women with Anne Stubbs, E-RYT Join Anne (Daya Anandi) for an extended weekend (Thu – Sun) of yoga, meditation, and contemplative activities to help re-awaken your Spirit and re-connect with your true Self. The theme for the weekend is ELEVATE – Enliven/Learn/Empower/Vitalize/Awaken/Transform/Enjoy. Together we will explore mind/body practices that seek to clear away negativity, calm the mind and balance the nervous system, release energetic blockages, and uplift the Spirit in a supportive and nurturing environment of like-minded women. As you experience various guided and independent practices, look deep within and notice what resonates with your soul. Learn what works (and doesn’t work) for your unique self. Armed with these “tools for the soul”, you will leave empowered and “elevated”! See more info doc for full details or email Anne at yogaimby@gmail.com – EARLY BIRD RATE AVAILABLE UNTIL JUN. 30.
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Sep 26th to Sep 28th
Retreat and Replenish with Lisa, Carolyn and Shannon
Join us for a mid-week getaway where you will be guided through five yoga classes focusing on energizing, detox and digestion flows, and an evening of restoration. As we come upon the Fall Equinox, one of two times a year when the sun shines directly on the equator, it's a great time to sent intent, sow the seeds if you will, for the upcoming year. Our first afternoon together together we will uncover our personal intent using Points of You coaching to reveal "the thing, the plan, the journey." You can carry this personal intent through your practice, journal your discoveries, and fine tune your plan. Outside of class, retreat and spend some time on the lakeside hammocks, in the infrared sauna, enjoying gourmet vegetarian meals prepared by the amazing Shanti stauff (all included in the rate) and get creative in our optional meditation bracelet workshop. Relax, release, get inspired.
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Sep 29th to Oct 2nd
Yoga Retreat with Octopus Garden Studio
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Oct 7th to Oct 10th
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". Please see the more information document below for all details.
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Oct 9th to Oct 12th
Thanksgiving Mid-Week Getaway
This package is perfect for anyone looking to get away for some rest and relaxation. Enjoy the benefits of morning meditation, yoga, delicious vegetarian cuisine, infrared sauna, Shanti’s amenities and beautiful natural surroundings. Join us at Shanti for 1, 2 or 3 nights. Please see website link for schedule, rates and more details.
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Oct 13th to Oct 16th
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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Oct 17th to Oct 19th
Mid-Week 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 21st to Oct 23rd
Soul Sister Sessions: Movement + Miracles Weekend with Megan Campbell
Join Megan Campbell for a weekend of yoga + an {Intro} to A Course in Miracles. This retreat for women is a delicious, in-depth exploration of developing and magnifying your intuitive ability, intensifying your soul connection, and deepening your practice through yoga asana, meditation, mantra, and discussion. For all levels of experience. www.megancampbell.ca for more info + to register
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Oct 22nd to Oct 29th
Italy Retreat: 8 Day Yoga & Meditation Retreat with Darin and Wendy
Journey into the heart....in the heart of Italy. 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 as you 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. Your Body, Mind and Soul will be nurtured and nourished. Retreat includes 7 nights accommodation at In Sabina Retreat Center, morning meditation, twice daily yoga (Hatha, Flow, Restorative or Nidra), inspiring yogic teachings, delicious organic cuisine, use of amenities, a countryside hike, Italian inspired cooking class, excursion day to Rome & an unforgettable olive tour followed by an evening of local food, wine tasting and oil pairing! A small group size will provide each guest with personal attention. Join us for scheduled activities or just do your own thing. It’s your retreat. Please email all inquiries to Lacey, Shanti's International retreat coordinator. Her email contact as well as all details about the retreat can be found by clicking on the more information document below.
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Oct 28th to Oct 30th
Yoga Retreat with Kellie and Brendon
Take a break midweek and join teaching partners Kellie Dearman and Brendon Abram at Shanti, Ontario’s premier yoga retreat. Shanti is located on Wolfe Island, just a short ferry trip from downtown Kingston. We invite new and practiced students to enjoy yoga, the sun and the water at this glorious island getaway!
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Nov 4th to Nov 6th
Relax, Refresh and Unwind - A Weekend of Restorative Yoga with Hali Schwartz
Nurture your body with a weekend of restorative hatha yoga with a highly gifted and fun loving instructor, Hali Schwartz. Restorative hatha yoga is very conducive to allowing a sense of peace and ease to unfold in your being. A weekend retreat suitable for all levels, especially anyone looking to relax, de-stress, and unwind. During the evening gathering, Hali will share teachings which reflect her deep passion and understanding of yoga. This unique weekend retreat will offer you the opportunity to gain greater insight into yoga while providing plenty of free time to enjoy Shanti’s grounds and amenities. Please see more information document below for all details.
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Nov 11th to Nov 13th
Rest & Reconnect: A weekend of Restorative Yoga with Joshua Lewis
We welcome back Joshua Lewis for a fall retreat - the ideal antidote for the busy and often stressful lives we lead. The greatest gift you can give yourself is the opportunity to switch from a state of ‘doing’ to a state of simply “being”. Through the therapeutic practices of yin, gentle hatha, and restorative yoga, our overall intention this weekend is to support the entire organism through rest. We will yield the body with the assistance of multiple props and the luxury of time. This practice of global release is passive and nourishing, calming the nervous system and promoting deep healing. This retreat is suitable for all levels and includes four restorative yoga classes, an evening yoga nidra session, five wholesome and delicious meals, accommodation, time to reflect, connect and enjoy Shanti’s amenities. Lovingly come back to yourself through a process of replenishment and rejuvenation. Please contact Shanti Retreat to make a booking, or for any questions
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Nov 18th to Nov 20th
Magical Women's Retreat: Tantra, chakra yoga, and mystical dance with Monika Nataraj
Rejuvenate, renew and share in the magic. This special gathering is brought back by popular demand for its 8th season! Discover the secrets of tantra and your own boundless feminine potential in a sacred circle of women on picturesque Wolfe Island. Savour the beauty of autumn during this weekend retreat filled with chakra yoga, sacred movement, evening gatherings, and tantric teachings for women including an introduction to the practices of the jade egg. Monika has shared tantric teachings with women in over 20 countries around the globe since 2005. Awaken the goddess within - your feminine self! See the more information document for all details including rates and schedule.
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Nov 25th to Nov 27th
Fall Restorative Yoga Retreat with Andrea Robertson
Join Andrea Robertson at Shanti Retreat on Wolfe Island to enjoy one of the last weekends of the fall season before the craze of the Holiday Season. This weekend is all about restoration: restoration of ourselves through the practice of yoga and meditation, and restoration by connecting with nature and nurture as a necessary source of grounding, inspiration and health. Come to deepen your practice, give yourself time to connect within. Curl up by the fire inside Shanti with a cup of herbal tea and an inspiring book. Get nourished with yoga, meditation, pranayama, a massage, an infrared sauna session, and seasonal vegetarian cuisine. You will gain some valuable space for yourself and return home with peace of mind, a relaxed body & a fresh perspective.
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2017 RETREATS

Feb 3rd to Feb 12th
10 Day Yoga & Meditation Retreat in India with Wendy and Darin - Moving into Being
Join us on a journey to the mystical land of Goa, India, nestled on the coast of the Arabian Sea. Nurture and nourish your body, mind and soul in a community of kindred spirits, while enjoying sun, sand and sea all in the exotic setting of India – the birthplace of yoga. Wendy and Darin, co-creators of Shanti Retreat, will draw upon many years of study and practice to provide insight into the world of yoga and meditation. Twice daily yoga classes will take place in the serene yoga spaces surrounded by rice and buffalo fields. Off the mat enjoy a stroll on one of the many nearby white sand beaches lined with coconut palms or peruse wares from Tibetan and Kashmiri traders at the famous Anjuna market. Your home away from home will be Samata Retreat Center. At the heart of the property is a 150 year old mango tree. Surrounding the tree are lush gardens filled with birdsong, occasional monkey visits, and fly-by’s of the giant hornbill. During the afternoon free time, cool off in the beautiful teardrop shaped pool or enjoy a massage at Samata Spa, included in your retreat package. Please email all inquiries to Lacey, Shanti's International retreat coordinator. Her email contact as well as all details about the retreat can be found by clicking on the more information document below.
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