Costa Rica - October 2023 - Indra's Grace
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Exploring the Unbound Body

Indra’s Grace Retreat 2023

Blue Spirit • Nosara, Costa Rica

This retreat has reached full capacity, and registration is now closed. We invite you to explore our diverse range of alternative retreat offerings if you’re eager to embark on a transformative journey with Indra’s Grace Yoga.

 

Join Sandra Vanatko for an incredibly intimate luxury retreat to Blue Spirit Resort in Nosara, Costa Rica, October 21 – October 28 2023. This will be our eleventh season visiting this incredible location. Pack your bags, follow your heart and join us for seven magical nights and eight days. Our lives seem increasingly filled with technology, information excesses, rapid social and cultural shifts, and a sense of being adrift and out-of-balance. And, in the midst of this, there seems to be a profound disconnection from our being. Join us for a weeklong journey of reclaiming your body. Live in wholeness. Heal trauma. These are the gifts of learning how to tap into the power of fundamental consciousness. You will set your body free as you learn to rest into the loving unified ground of being.

About Blue Spirit

Nestled high on a peninsula overlooking the royal blue Pacific Ocean, Blue Spirit is surrounded by gorgeous natural environment and opens up to a white sand beach that takes you to the small and charming surf and Yoga village of Playa Guiones.  Blue Spirit’s ambiance is enticing including tile floors, lush gardens, infinity pool, massage huts, and open air construction providing an exceptional environment conducive for healing and renewal. Fantastic organic vegetarian cuisine with fresh, locally grown food, prepared by local chefs, trained by the expert culinary staff from Omega are enjoyed while gazing out over the mountains and ocean sipping fresh organic Costa Rican coffee.

 

Blue Spirit is the ideal place to meet like-minded friends or to experience solitude, and to practice, recharge, detox your body at the longevity center, revitalize, and reconnect with your most authentic self.

 

Everyday will be infused with early morning yoga, pranayama sessions, and meditation. Practices will be designed to support you to to know your deeper most fundamental and whole nature. Sessions will guide you to explore the unbound body where you can reclaim your body.  In this way you can experience the most profound realization you can have which allows you to live in presence, wholeness and acceptance of what is right here right now. Practices are designed to help bring awareness to the loving unified ground of being that unites all things.

 

Enjoy the magic of each day with optional activities ranging from surfing, kayaking, sunset horseback riding, to zipping down the longest, most exhilarating canopy in the world!  You will make memories that will last a lifetime at Blue Spirit where the abundant jungle meets the majestic Pacific Ocean and where your 2023 transformative spiritual retreat is waiting for you!

Your Guide

Sandra Vanatko is the founder of Indra’s Grace. Since 2007 she has been lovingly guiding students in the fields of yoga, meditation, mindfulness, embodiment, and shadow work. She draws on several different spiritual traditions to support students unique journeys of awakening and transformation. Ultimately her goal is to point the way for students to experience fundamental consciousness itself which is the healing balm for all things. Sandra guides clients in the process of bringing unconscious material into the light of awareness through heart-felt inquiry, yoga, meditation, and loving presence. She also empowers their movement towards wholeness, greater awareness, freedom, peace and fulfillment. She uses breathwork, embodiment practices, both hatha and kundalini yoga, dance, and meditation to guide students to ever expanding understanding and embodiment of simply and purely being.

 

More about Sandra here.

How to Register

This retreat will sell out quickly. To secure your spot, please fill out the Registration Form and then send the required $750 non-refundable deposit ($774.00 if paying via PayPal) per person to reserve your space for this retreat. Your registration will not be complete until these two steps are done.

 

Payments can be made to Indra’s Grace in the form of cash, check, or PalPal with PayPal being the preferred method. If you pay with PayPal, please add 3.2% for the processing fee. Please send your paypal payment to Sandra Vanatko (sandra.vanatko@gmail.com). The remaining payment balance of the retreat package you choose is due by June 21, 2023. If space is available and you are registering after June 21, 2023, payment in full is required at the time of registration. All payments are non-refundable. Prices do not include airfare or transportation.

 

All deposits are non-refundable and non-transferable. All bookings are non-refundable and non-transferable (meaning they cannot be transferred or applied to another retreat). By completing our booking form and paying your deposit you are agreeing to the above terms and conditions.

 

In the event that you need to cancel because of unexpected circumstances, and as a general practice, we highly recommend that you protect your investment with travel insurance for your trip. To purchase travel insurance you can go to www.travelinsurancereview.net/get-a-quote to compare prices for trip insurance.

What’s Included

Your Investment Includes:

 

  • Accommodation: 7 Nights 8 Days accommodation at  the luxurious Blue Spirit Retreat Center
  • Daily Yoga and Meditation Sessions 
  • Deluxe Meals: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner served buffet style. All is local, fresh, and wonderfully healing and healthy! Excellent coffee, teas, and fresh juices served with each meal.
  • Beverage Bar: Unlimited herbal teas, coffee and purified water service
  • Venue Amenities: Multiple lush gardens, beach access, infinity pool access, yoga equipment, free wifi, and free time to explore Costa Rica as you wish! 
  • Travel Support: Detailed arrival and departure travel support.

 

ADDITIONAL COSTS:
  • Airfare
  • Airport shuttle – Required: Click HERE to reserve
  • Optional excursions 
  • Staff suggested gratuity for the week $80 

 

OTHER SERVICES AVAILABLE AT BLUE SPIRIT
  • Massage and Bodywork available at additional cost
  • Blue Spirit Cafe – open from 8AM-10 PM offering treats and libations – available at additional cost
  • On-site store
  • Infinity Pool purified naturally by salt
  • Beautiful beaches which are part of the Playa Ostional Wildlife Refuge
  • Public computer for your use, Wifi, telephones and International calling cards (for purchase)
  • Excursions: Surfing and Paddle Surfing, River Kayaking, Zip Line Tours, Snorkeling, Fishing, Horseback Riding, Boat Tours, and Bird Watching -Available at additional Cost
  • Sustainability- Blue Spirit is to committed preserving the natural beauty of the area by sustainable green practices. That commitment includes; Solar powered water, reclaimed water for the gardens, eco-friendly air conditioning, natural ventilation, recycling & composting, and earth friendly operational practices.

 

*Airfare is NOT included.

*Room pricing is per person.

*Daily retreat schedule will be handed out upon arrival.

 

Visit the Blue Spirit Website to see even more photos.

Superior Room with A/C. These beautiful double rooms have step-out balconies and extraordinary ocean views. These rooms are elegantly furnished to provide our most luxurious space for couples or singles. Each room has a king-size bed, a private bathroom with solar hot water and air-conditioning. 

 

$3850 per person single occupancy / $2995 per person double occupancy 

 

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Ocean View Room with A/C.  These double rooms have step-out balconies and beautiful ocean views. The rooms are tastefully furnished and provide the perfect space for 2 people. Each room has a king-size bed or two twins, with a private bathroom with solar hot water and air-conditioning.

 

$3495 per person single occupancy / $2795 per person double occupancy

 

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Mountain View Room with A/C. Private bath, and a king size bed or 2 twin beds. These rooms have step-out balconies and gorgeous mountain views. The rooms are tastefully furnished and provide the perfect space for 2 people. Each room has a king-size bed or two twins with a private bathroom with solar hot water.

 

$3295 per person single occupancy / $2695 per person double occupancy

 

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Nature Suite with A/C. The suites are very cozy and situated on a hillside overlooking the lush vegetation. They are natural wood frame structures and have private bathrooms with an outdoor shower overlooking the jungle.  Each suite sleeps two people, includes a separate enclosed porch with a desk, and has solar hot water as well as air conditioning. The suites are a short walk up the hill to the main building and give an incredibly intimate connection with the natural surroundings. You won’t regret staying in a nature suite!

 

$3195 per person single occupancy / $2595 per person double occupancy

 

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Hermitage Room with A/C. These rooms are specifically designed for singles and provide privacy and elegance, while being cozy and inexpensive. Many of these rooms have partial views of the ocean and others of the mountains nearby, a queen-size bed, a private bathroom with solar hot water, ceiling fan, and air conditioning.

 

$2795 per person single occupancy / $2395 per person double occupancy 

 

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Hermitage Twin Room with A/C. These rooms are specifically designed for traveling singles or friends to provide privacy and elegance, while being cozy and inexpensive. Many of these rooms have partial views of the ocean and others of the mountains nearby, two twin beds, a private bathroom with solar hot water, ceiling fan, and air conditioning.

 

$2795 per person single occupancy / $2395 per person double occupancy 

 

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