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Join Gerry Rixen for a fast track to learn the fundamental principles of yoga and astrology in Spain. Providing you a practical tools for working with specific chakras, organs, and psychological issues, this retreat will allow you to begin a deeper dialogue within yourself and understand better your own psyche and personal paths in life, leading to higher awareness and self-empowerment.
The accommodation includes a big traditional villa and a town house. Both have easy access to the village swimming pool, cafe, bar, and shops. The main yoga hall is an easy five-minute walk from both locations. Food is prepared and served in the main villa where some classes are also held.
In this retreat, you will stay in a twin room accommodation. Single occupancy is available at an additional cost.
This four day course has been designed by Gerry Rixen as a fast track to understand the fundamental principles of yoga and astrology. The combination of these two ancient systems allows for a much deeper self-analysis and understanding of one's innate and current advantages and difficulties. The fundamental tools provided in this workshop are designed to be long lasting, practical, and relevant.
The course presents a unique opportunity to tap into the profound understanding that Gerry has in his respective fields, facilitating a journey into knowledge, self-healing, and wisdom. This yoga course is entwined with the theory of the chakras, yoga psychology, esoteric healing and asana practice, breath control, the use of props, and meditation.
Yoga and Astrology are part of the ancient heritage and share the deep understanding of "as above, so below". This is exemplified in the functioning of the chakras. The chakras are associated with the elements and the planets as well as specific organ functions and aspects of your psyche. Moreover, the chakras also relate to the 12 Meridians, which in turn relate to the Zodiac.
Hatha yoga is the yoga of sun and moon, but Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, and Saturn. All have specific qualities mirrored in the functioning of the chakras.
This retreat requires you to wear plain white clothes with no logos. Plain yellow and blue clothes are also accepted.
Gerry is a registered senior yoga teacher with Yoga Alliance Professionals and a registered teacher with the International Yoga Federation (IYF) and Yoga Alliance International. He started his yoga practice with the Iyengar method. He is a certified therapist and senior yoga teacher with over 25 years of professional experience including many thousands of treatments. He is the founder and director of SYM-Ltd and has been teaching yoga, Shiatsu, Chinese medicine, and related subjects in France, Spain, Greece, Italy, and the UK.
The retreat will take place in Cervera Del Maestre, Spain. It is a small village in the mountains and is well-known for its abundant agricultural produce, beaches, mountains, and historical towns and villages.
During the retreat, you will be served daily healthy light breakfast and lunch. The meals are vegetarian and using local organic produce whenever possible.
During your free time, you can explore the surrounding areas, read books, use your time for self-study, or just rest and relax.
The price includes a Shiatsu treatment. Massages or other treatments can be booked at additional costs.
Please book your flight to arrive at Castellón - Costa Azahar Airport (CDT). You can take a taxi afterwards to the accommodation, which will take around 35 minutes. You can also book your flight to Valencia Airport (VLC), Reus Airport (REU), or Barcelona-El Prat Airport (BCN). From these stations, there is also a bus available to Benicarló-Peñíscola railway station where HolidaYoga shall pick you up.
Take the train to arrive at Benicarló-Peñíscola railway station. HolidaYoga will pick you up from the station.
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