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Santosha invites you to this weekend yoga retreat in Kent, UK. During the weekend, you will be introduced to the dynamic and challenging style of Ashtanga yoga - The Primary Series. Whether you would like to attend led Ashtanga yoga classes or try Ashtanga Mysore style classes, this weekend will provide the basics to start your Ashtanga yoga journey. Within 40 minutes from London by train this weekend escape will provide the stillness, the quiet and a re-connection to the self - Atman. The Indian ambience of the shala is the perfect sanctuary.
Throughout this amazing retreat, you will be staying at an Edwardian country house situated in Kent. The house is rather like an unique exotic ashram. There is accommodation for up to 10 guests and has airy and light bedrooms of dormitory style. The Indian silks tents with futon rollaway floor beds can provide a grounding experience both physically and mentally. The decor is minimal to help declutter the mind. The bed linen is white and crisp, towels, night lights, hot water bottles and hairdryer are provided.
All accommodation is sharing for this retreat. There will be no mix room, as women will share with women. There are two bathrooms with bath and toilet. A hand-held shower is available in one of the bathrooms. In addition, there is a dedicated yoga room, which has a hot yoga heating system of 25 to 30 degrees.
This itinerary is flexible.
This weekend retreat will take place at Santosha at The Secret Shala in Kent, United Kingdom. It is just a four-minute walk from Hildenborough station.
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During this retreat, you will be served with daily wholesome breakfast, lunch, and supper. The diet for this retreat is vegan. Moreover, this is a non-alcohol weekend retreat. Please notify Santosha with any dietary requirements when booking.
With a full yoga itinerery there are small pockets of free time to enjoy the space you now find yourself in, a space to find stillness and quiet.
There is a Gong Master living locally who will provide a private group Gong Bath for the guests on the Saturday evening, providing the whole group will attend. The cost of this activity is 20 GBP per person. Please let Santosha know if your interested when booking. This is rather a wonderful experience which has been a highlight of the wekend for many guests. This is powerful sound healing.
Why not take the opportunity to enjoy a blissful full body massage from a London Masseuse during your stay. Santosha offers a special rate for guests. Enjoy either 45- minute full body massage with Elemis products or a 45-minute facial plus neck, hands and feet for just 40 GBP! All treatments need to be booked proir to arrival. Guests will be sent details to book directly.
Please take a train to arrive at the Hildenborough Station. Trains are from Charing Cross and some from Cannon Street Station as both routes are direct. The house is only four minutes away from Hildenborough Station by foot. Please keep Santosha posted during your travels and they will happily collect you from the station.
By Car it is exit 5 from M25.
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