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Beginners' Yoga & Meditation
Relax in Oceanside, CA --  July 9-13

Relax in Oceanside_ CA
Would you enjoy a beach vacation that guides you to access greater inner peace? You are invited to a serene summer getaway at Mission San Luis Rey, in Oceanside, CA, July 9-13, during the full moon devoted to celebrating our teachers and guides.

This Beginners' Yoga and Meditation Retreat might be for you or your friends who are just now tip-toeing into Yoga or have been doing Yoga once-in-a-while. During morning and evening program hours, long-time Yoga instructor Johanna Maheshvari Mosca will focus on giving you a broad understanding and personal experience of all eight limbs of Yoga that are the foundation of Yoga practice. Between lunch and dinner, our schedule includes five free hours for you to enjoy exploring nearby attractions.

During the retreat, Johanna teaches the eight limbs and leads relaxing Yoga Nidra sessions. She guides you in a variety of energy-expanding poses and vinyasa flows. To refine alignment and deepen poses, Johanna teaches how to make easy adjustments. Applying the Yogic science of breath, she demonstrates how to use the breath to increase energy or to wind down and relax. Johanna introduces key Yoga Philosophy about how to avoid suffering and ten Yoga principles for maintaining peace and well-being in your life. Whether you are a beginner or an intermediate Yogi, this retreat will enrich your practice.

Our choice location is the Mission San Luis Rey, in Oceanside, CA, ten minutes from the beach. Bask in refreshing ocean breezes and the peace of meditation at Yogananda's Self Realization Fellowship Gardens nearby. Explore these and other area attractions such as Sea World or Lego Land during five-hour afternoon breaks. Savor free time to follow your heart's desire. Let go of whatever you need to release, and open your heart to greater aliveness and joy.

The Mission offers three delicious vegetarian/vegan meals and modest rooms with shared bathrooms, expansive rose gardens, labyrinth, gift shop, and historic church. Our affordable retreat fee is $900 per person in a double room and $1100 in a private room. 

Your leader, Johanna Maheshvari Mosca, PhD, is an expert coach and experienced Yoga instructor, who has earned numerous Yoga, Yoga Therapy, Meditation and Yoga Nidra certifications. Her retreats were featured in the Yoga Journal three times in the past decade and listed first in Sunset Magazine's article, Ten Inspirational Retreats. Johanna's commitment is to guide you on a meaningful spiritual journey to greater inner peace.

The Goddess Path
Embody Your Divine Feminine!

The Goddess Path
As I am guided to live in the embodiment of the sacred feminine manifested both in my body and in my perspective of life, I dare to feel and nest in my heart, the deep power of the intrinsic connection that all women have with abundance, beauty and Life Force itself.  
But the question is: How to embrace and keep that wealth of truth inside of us and function in an increasingly complicated world?  

We Do receive an Infinite Supply of help and guidance from the Divine Feminine and it is time for us to understand how to embody It, and how to grow within It, so that we never again feel in danger or out of place and isolated.

Are you ready to be embraced by the magic of your feminine energy? Are you ready to see your body as the Infinite Connection that allows your Human Self to communicate with your Infinite Self?  

Do you know that, as a woman, you hold the power of bringing the flow of abundance to your family? That your connection with life is genetically enhanced and if used properly can be used to manifest all that you need in your life and the life around you?    

Do you know that your body has secret doors to the Infinite and it is ready to be awakened for its true purpose?

If you are ready to live your femininity in a new way, with no limitations and false ideas of inferiority, this is the experience that you were awaiting for.
You will experience the initiation to the Magic of the Feminine, a new connection to your Divine Feminine Self and will be advised on how to use it in your everyday life!   

Courageous Transitions
Eagle, CO -- July 12-16

Courageous Transitions
Adventure outward to go deeply inward in a profound journey of self-discovery and authenticity around the transitions in your life. Colorado River adventure offers a unique experience for learning to navigate your river of life. Women's Empowerment Workshop founder and nature-connection coach, Susie Kincade joins Donna Daniell, of Balance Your Life, to weave the mind, body, spirit connection in this nature adventure retreat.

Sacred Travel to India
Walk in the Master's Footsteps

American Veda Tours
Explore India's spiritual heritage with author-historian Phil Goldberg and spiritual teacher Swami Brahmananda.  Our 3-week journey will take you to ashrams, temples and other sites connected to spiritual masters who changed our lives - Swami Vivekananda, Paramahansa Yogananda, Sri Aurobindo, Ramana Maharshi, Swami Muktananda and others.  Meditate in holy places, see spectacular ancient monuments and natural landscapes.  Dive deeply into the teachings of the Yogis through daily discussions, yoga sessions, meditation, sacred chanting. 
Philip Goldberg is author of American Veda: From Emerson and the Beatles to Yoga and Meditation, How Indian Spirituality Changed the West.  His connection to India spans 5 decades and began with his training in Transcendental Meditation by Maharishi Mahesh Yogi.   Swami Brahmananda leads spiritual retreats in Assisi, Italy and Rishikesh, India.  He was a disciple of Swami Muktananda in the 70s and established Siddha Yoga centers around the world.
Next tour: South India, October 2017

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June 9th-25th, 2017, Eastover, Lenox, MA. Once a year, Grand Qigong (Chi Kung) master Mantak Chia, author of 57 books on Taoist healing and longevity, holds his North American Universal Healing Tao Teacher Training. Taught in 3 week long sessions, it covers basic to advanced Healing Tao System teachings: from Fusion, to Inner Alchemy, Buddha Palm Qigong, Qi Nei Tsang, Tok Sen & Life Pulse.

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Embrace Your Soul's Wisdom
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Change can be a lonely business but when surrounded a group like minded women it can be easy and fun. Come and be surrounded by love and the magic of Hawaii, the heart center of the world.
If you're ready to take a quantum leap in personal growth or at least would like to make one, then join a wonderful group of women on the beautiful Island of Hawaii. Come & set yourself free!

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The Present in the Presence
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Can you imagine the presence you offer everything around you when you can just be and listen and experience THIS MOMENT? Do you even "see" what is in front of you? A person, a book, a blank writing page, an amazing view? Do you actually see it? Do you recognize the gift you give - and receive - when the nowhere becomes the now here? Join us.

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The Heart of Retreat Experiences

Costa Rica Womens Retreat
Whether you are considering a yoga, women's only, or a meditation retreat - at the heart of all these experiences is connection. Whether you are connecting to yourself others, the universe or nature; connection is what makes these experience so powerful. The Phoenix Retreat is where are all of these connections intersect deeper and more meaningful. Sept 1-4 Hermosa, Costa Rica.

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IAM Center for Creative Healing
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New Albany, PA
Are you looking for a place where you can experience deep inner and interpersonal work in a safe environment?
Do you need a quiet place to stay while doing intensive psycho-spiritual work? In depth psychotherapy is the cornerstone of the IAM experience. The creative experience brings us in touch with ourselves like nothing else.  Also space for groups up to 20.

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Mission San Luis Rey
Personal Retreats 

Oceanside, CA
Known as King of missions is one of the most reputable retreat center in California, US. Located in Oceanside, CA retreat center offer spiritual, private retreats, meditation and prayer retreats as well as spiritual directions.

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Awareness Clinica in Mexico
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Chapala Centro, JAL, Mexico
An oasis for the mind in a restful setting, offering a haven for rejuvenation of the spirit - You will be welcomed by the community here who have devoted their lives to inner peace and awakening. We have one guest suite which can accommodate one or two people at a time. We invite you to leave the busy world behind and experience the gift of a personal healing retreat.

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Infinite Alignment
Personal Retreats 

Evergreen, CO
Deeper more powerful retreats for personal transformation -  Allow us to restore your Mind, Body and Spirit with one of our customized personal or group retreats/workshops. Specifically designed healing experiences and teachings to help you re- discover your authentic true Self.

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Fresh Start Health Retreat
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Offering 7-14-21 Day wellness retreats at the oceanfront and eco-friendly Ocean Resort Hotel & Spa on Vancouver Island. Specializing in advanced whole-body detoxification, weight-loss, and rejuvenation, Fresh Start aids in prevention and reversal of degenerative diseases. 

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Pacific Peace Retreat
Personal Retreats 

Sechelt, BC, Canada
Clear your mind & listen to your heart; the perfect setting to create stillness & connect with your inner wisdom. Start your morning with yoga, meditation or a walk to the beach & enjoy the fresh air & natural surroundings.

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Nica Retreats
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Nicaragua: Tola/Rivas
We offer a vast array of options including a week of healing through holistic counseling, yoga and meditation, or something more adventurous like surfing or hiking. Maybe you are seeking something more in your life; wanting to cleanse, deepen and heal, or perhaps what you truly need is to simply rest, and get back to that part of you that is truly you.

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Saint Joseph's Dwelling Place
Personal Retreats & Center for Rent

Ludlow, VT
Whether you are looking for a directed group retreat weekend, a quiet retreat with individual spiritual direction, or just a peaceful place to spend some private time in prayer and reflection. Also for groups up to 12.

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Inspiration Retreat Center
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Walworth, WI
Nestled in tranquil woods just minutes from the sparkling waters of picturesque Geneva Lake, this private-yet-convenient year-round site is available for groups of 2 to 140. The quiet, natural setting and professional staff will give your group an amazing backdrop in which to gather, relax, and renew.

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Trout Lake Retreats
Center for Rent

Stroudsburg, PA
Located in the Pocono Mountains of northeastern Pennsylvania. Our private facility is available to accommodate groups from 30 to 275 people. We proudly host a variety of groups ranging from churches to schools.

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Guest House Retreat
Center for Rent

Chester, CT
Located in the scenic Connecticut River Valley, we offer spacious guest rooms with private bathrooms, superb cuisine, and amenities that range from a grand piano in our lobby to wireless internet in every room.Our facility is a beautifully renovated country inn on private wooded land, adjacent to a state forest with hiking trails and two nearby lakes. Groups up to 85.

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Zion Ponderosa Ranch Retreat
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Carmel, UT
Envision business in a stimulating forested plateau along the border of Utah's Zion National Park, a place of magnificence, motivation, and inspiration, that provides world-class lodging for up to 100.

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