Yoga and meditation retreat with Kanta Barrios

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    Kinvara, Co. Galway
    on West coast of Ireland

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  • Yoga and meditation retreat with Kanta Barrios

    • Yoga and Meditation immersion retreat with Kanta Barrios

      August 8th – 14th 2014

      Full week retreat: €690. Click here for prices to attend part of retreat

      Summary of this yoga and meditation immersion week retreat

      An inspiring, insightful and Heart opening week of Yoga and self discovery.

      Experience how yoga can rejuvenate, strengthen and uplift you in body, mind and spirit.

      Expect precise & safe alignment instruction, flowing & empowering practices,  deep rest & restorative sessions, basic breathing techniques & meditation and lots of fun.

      All Levels Welcome

      This retreat consists of an inviting and uplifting timetable over the week of

      • classes by very experienced yoga and meditation teacher Kanta Barrios
      • introduction to meditation and deepening of your practice
      • breathing practices and breath awareness
      • Yoga Nidra deep relaxation
      • Anusara yoga classes
      • delicious vegetarian meals
      • comfortable accommodation at the centre
      • guided outings each day by an experienced guide
      • sample local cuisine at the best of the local restaurants or cafes
      • enjoy meeting like minded people in this relaxed friendly environment

       

      During this week-long retreat, you will learn the elegant Universal Principles of Alignment that provide safe, precise and effective instructions allowing each pose to blossom fully.

      Through Kanta’s soft heart, warm smile and inspiring energy, you will be guided through a wide range of transformational postures that will increase your strength, vitality, flexibility and joy.

       

      Who this August Anusara yoga retreat is suitable for

      This retreat is suitable for all ages and all levels from complete beginners to advanced

      Each person will be challenged to practise with the postures to their own ability.

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      Arrival on Friday 8th August 2014

      TimeActivity
      5:30 – 7:00 pmArrival & Registration
      7:00 pmDinner
      8:00 – 8:30 pmKarma Yoga
      9:00 pmIntroduction to the retreat
      9:15 – 10:00 pmBreathwork and deep relaxation

       

      Typical day’s timetable

      TimeActivity
      8:00 – 8:30 amPranayama & Meditation
      8:30 – 10:00 amHatha yoga class
      10:00 amBreakfast
      10:45 amKarma yoga
      11:15 – 1:45 pmOutdoor trip into the Burren
      2:00 pmLunch
      4:30 pmApprox return to centre
      7:00 pmDinner
      7:45 – 8:15 pmKarma yoga
      8:00 – 9:00 pmFree time
      9:00 – 9:30 pmMeditation

       

      Alternate days

      TimeActivity
      5:00 – 6:30 pmHatha Yoga class

      Every second day, as well as the usual classes listed on the typical day’s timetable above, we have an additional afternoon class.

       

      Close of retreat on Thursday 14th August 2014

      TimeActivity
      8:00 – 8:30 amPranayama & Meditation
      8:30 – 10:00 amHatha yoga class
      10:00 amBreakfast
      10:45 amKarma yoga
      11:15 – 12:00 pmFarewells
      12:00 noonDepart
    • Instructor Bio Kanta Barrios

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      Kanta Barrios has practiced many forms of yoga over the years and for the past few years teaches Anusara yoga.

      Over the years Kanta has completed a number of Yoga Teacher Training courses and is currently undertaking further on-going training as an Anusara yoga teacher while also teaching anusara inspired yoga.

      She is committed to bringing a down-to-earth and light approach- to make the exploration and practice of Yoga fun and relevant in today’s lifestyle. With the intention optimizing students health and general well being.

      Kanta has lovely soft heart felt energies and will have everybody smiling and beaming from the heart over this week of challenging yoga practice, guided meditation and deeply relaxing yoga nidra.

      Read more Kanta Barrios’ full Bio

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    • I loved how positive and uplifting Kanta is. I’ve just began reading about law of attraction and positive thoughts, so I really think I attracted this weekend and style of Yoga to me Kieran, Galway

       

      Description of August Anusara Yoga retreat

      Be inspired and brightened in body and spirit with Kanta

       

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      Who is the August week-long retreat suitable for

      This retreat is suitable for complete beginners as well as advanced people.

       

      Dublin Anusara beginners yoga

       

      It is suitable for all ages and all levels of fitness, and Kanta will give you variations of the postures to do so that each person will be challenged to their own ability.

       

      Hatha yoga retreat on west coast of Ireland

      An inspiring, insightful and Heart opening week of Yoga and self discovery.

      Experience how yoga can rejuvenate, strengthen and uplift you in body, mind and spirit.

      Expect precise & safe alignment instruction, flowing & empowering practices,  deep rest & restorative sessions, basic breathing techniques & meditation and lots of fun.

      It will be spiritually uplifting and therapeutic system of yoga that integrates Universal Principles of Alignment and inner body awareness with a celebration of the heart.

       

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      During this week-long retreat, you will learn the elegant Universal Principles of Alignment that provide safe, precise and effective instructions allowing each pose to blossom fully.

       

      Anusara yoga poses

       

      Through Kanta’s soft heart, warm smile and inspiring energy, you will be guided through a wide range of transformational postures that will increase your strength, vitality, flexibility and joy.

       

      As usual on all our Eco yoga retreats, each day Dave takes the group on a guided outing into the Burren hills or by the sea.

      This is a great way to spend time in Nature and to see some of the special locations in the Burren one would normally see.

       

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      The time spend indoors at the yoga and meditation classes and just chilling out with the others on the retreat is a lovely combination with the time we spend out each day on our guided outings.

      At the end of each day you will be left feeling very surprised at how much we fitted into the day, and also a sense of wonder as to what tomorrow will bring.

       

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      As the week progresses you will find yourself going deeper inside, and getting in touch with inner joy through the practices.

      Kanta will also take you deeper into the postures and the teachings as the week progresses if it is suitable for your level of practice.

       

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      Reconnect to your innate diversity and inner radiance in this fun-filled and energizing workshop.

       

      Anusara Stretching

       

      These classes are suitable for all levels, from beginners to advanced.

      Beginners will be given variations of the postures so that they can practise at their own level to their own ability and no comparisons are made between people.

       

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      Depending on preferences of the group, some day we may go for surf lesson, or a boat trip to the Cliffs of Moher, or visit the Burren Perfumery, kayaking and many more activities and places to choose from.

      Each day we have a guided outings to a different location, and there is so much that we fit in during the week.  This truly is a great way to see many of the magical places in the Burren with an experienced guide.

       

      holistic break

       

      Followed by lunch at one of the local restaurants or cafes which is a great way to sample the best of the locale cuisine in the Burren.

      Dave knows all the best places to eat in the area, and we are always very well looked after with the best seats being reserved for us, and Dave is able to give recommendations as to which are the best dishes to choose from.

       

      Ballyvaughan tea rooms

       

      Kanta now teaches as an ‘Anusara Inspired’ Yoga teacher and uses her wide experience of other forms of Yoga, Therapeutics, and Meditation practices.

       

      What is anusara yoga

       

      She is committed to bringing a down-to-earth and light approach- to make the exploration and practice of Yoga fun and relevant in today’s lifestyle, with the intention of optimizing students health and general well being.

       

      Anusara resorative pose

       

      Each evening Paddi who used to run Seventh Heaven restaurant for over 12 years, prepares a vegetarian feast and many people have said they have not eaten food as good as this at any restaurant.

       

      Vegetarian food recipes

       

      Kanta – “I love what I do and I am deeply grateful to my teachers for their constant guidance, love and inspiration.

      The practice of Yoga and meditation remind me every day of the blessings in my life.

       

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      I am constantly challenged to find more freedom and peace of mind within myself balancing body, mind and heart in what I see as a delightful play of self discovery.

       

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      Love to share and teach. We can do something to make our world a paradise.”

       

       

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