YOGA MAGIC ECO RETREAT, GOA
FEBRUARY 20 -26TH 2020
Start the Year the way you mean to go on!....
Let me and the wonderful IYENGAR Yoga teacher, Stefano Bendandi (manager of the gokarna yoga school and yoga aruna scuola di iyengar yoga) whisk you away to a piece of paradise at the Yoga magic Eco retreat in Goa, India.
Realign yourself with Alignment Focused, Dynamic, Iyengar Yoga, Guided Meditation, Restorative Yoga, Memorable Dining , Ayurvedic Massage, Traditional Agnihotra Fire Ceremonies and an evening of traditional Indian Ragas with one of India’s most gifted singers, Tritha Sinha. All to be experienced in the Potent Ambience and Magic of the Yogamagic Eco lodge. https://yogamagic.net/
The moment you will arrive and pass through the main portal you will leave the world behind and will enter a truly magical place. The resort is welcoming and up-lifting. The facilities are clean, comfortable and perfectly integrated into an exotic tropical setting. Discover the food of vibrant blends and flavours, beautifully presented with love.The ingredients are locally sourced to nurture the body and excite your palate.
This peaceful haven is nestled in the south of Goa just over 1 hour from the airport and will be our healing sanctuary for 1 week.
You can be sure that you will leave feeling like you have a new mind and body, leaving the winter blues behind and ready to reintegrate into Spring.
About Stefano Bendandi
Stefano has been practising Iyengar yoga for over 19 years and is a certified Iyengar Yoga teacher. He has participated in numerous workshops with senior Iyengar teachers in Europe and India since his certification.
He studied regularly at the Ramamani Iyengar Memorial Yoga Institute (RIMYI) in Pune, (the Iyengar Yogashraya), the Yogabhyasa in Mumbai, and in the School of Iyengar Yoga in Ravenna.
Stefano started teaching in 2007 and became a certified Iyengar Yoga teacher in 2012. He currently teaches in Gokarna in Marina di Ravenna and regularly conducts seminars in Italy and abroad.
To read more about Stefano please follow the link here:
One of India’s most promising musicians and gifted singer, songwriter and composer; Tritha is a rising figure in India and Europe, not only as a performer but also as a strong and modern Indian woman fighting for Women’s freedom and independence.
Tritha was also featured on BBC World, European TV channels ARTE:Tracks and Canal +, where she was termed as a “Music Activist’. Her picture has been traveling all over the world since 2011 and 2012 from her exhibition – ‘Women Changing India’, organized by Magnum Photos from Paris & BNP Paribas.
Tritha had also been a speaker at the TEDx Delhi, where she got a standing ovation for her speech and songs about the New Indian Woman’s Voice and relevance on the global front today and has an artists collective SPACE in New Delhi directed towards women empowerment in India
She also teaches Indian classical music in Europe and India combining it with Music Healing, Activism and Music Meditation workshops.
4pm - Check in and welcome juice
5pm - Welcome circle
6pm - Iyengar Yoga with Stefano
Friday 21st - Tuesday 25th
7am - Wake-up with hot water and lemon
7.30-8am - Silent meditation
8-8.30am - fruit and hot drinks served
8.30 -10.30am - Iyengar yoga with Stefano
10.30am - Brunch
11.30 - 5.30pm - free time to relax, swim. take a massage explore and read.
3pm - light afternoon snack or juice
5.30- 6.45pm Gentle Yoga
7pm - Dinner
After - Optional agni hotra fire ceremony
Tuesday 25th evening we will have a live performance of Indian ragas with Tirtha Sinha.
7.30 am - Wake-up with hot water and lemon and fruit served
8am - Iyengar Yoga with Stefano
10.00am - closing circle
10.30am - Brunch
12pm - Check-out
The Yoga magic resort is an ecological paradise. All of the rooms have been built with minimal impact on the natural surroundings, creating a comfortable immersion in nature with the smallest ecological footprint.
Eco Lodge triple £792
Eco Lodge twin £957
Double suite or twin (per person) £1210
Private suite £1760
Take advantage of our early-bird discount of 10% off until end of September. To secure your spot with the early-bird discount a minimum deposit of £150 must be made to secure your place. The remainder of the 50% deposit must be made by November 1st and the remaining balance before January 20th, 2020. Alternatively you can pay the full fee now at the discounted rate and 50% of your deposit will be refundable until 1 month prior to the start date.
Please refer HERE to the terms and conditions.