Sadhana Yoga Retreat Weekend with Dory Walker
15th - 17th July at Eden Rise, near Totnes, Devon.
From £270 - BOOK
(THIS RETREAT IS NOW FULLY BOOKED)
Immerse yourself in yogic practices for the weekend, nurture yourself and dive deep into practise. Enjoy the surrounding Devon countryside, eat delicious wholesome food, take a sauna and find the space to breathe.
Dory has experienced the true spirit of yoga as transformational practice. She believes in the power of yoga to guide conscious evolution, individually and collectively. Certified to advanced level and teaching full time since 2001, Dory has trained with various yoga schools, amongst them Sivananda (traditional hatha Yoga), Satyananda (yoga nidra and meditation), Khrishnamakarya (Vedic Chant) and Dona Holleman (enlightened asana work), as well as studying yoga therapy with the Biomedical Trust. Dory teaches retreats and teacher training programmes internationally. Through her own practice Dory has discovered that regular practice promotes effective, positive and healthy living and is inspired to help others establish a strong practise in their own lives. She believes strongly in making the yoga (union) adventure joyful, keeping it light and remembering to laugh! Dory teaches classes, courses and private tuition around Bristol, the South West and London. She is a dedicated yogini and mother.
Just two miles from Totnes, Eden Rise provides a beautiful environment for this Sadhana weekend. There are wide views to Dartmoor and access to seven acres extending to the Harbourne River. There are garden and yurt terraces around the barns with a hedgerow walk to a beacon lookout. Beyond is shared with others working the land which takes you through wooded fringes, down to the river and past great trees, with sculptures and shrines along the way; leading to the Santa Rosa labyrinth and the sheep grazing.
Sample Daily Schedule:
Friday (arrive from 3pm)
4pm - Yoga Class
6pm - Dinner
7.30pm - Meditation & Yoga Nidra
9.30pm - Observation of mauna (Silence)
5.30am - Kriyas
6am - Dawn walk
7.30am - Juice/tea
8am - Yoga Class
10am - Brunch
12.30 - restorative yoga
2pm - tea and Good byes
6am - Yoga Kriyas
6.30am - Meditation/ chanting
7.30am - Juice/ Tea
8am - Yoga class
10am - Brunch
12pm - Yoga Sutras
1.30pm - Snack
2pm - Workshop
4pm - Yoga class
6pm - Dinner
7.30pm - meditation/ chanting
9.30pm - Observation of mauna
Accommodation for this retreat is sharing twin rooms. Rooms are eco-painted and most have doors to the courtyard garden or upper terrace.
All meals will be organic and vegetarian. Please do advise when booking of any dietary needs.
£270 per person - Sharing (Sold Out)
£295 per person - Single (Sold Out)
If you have any questions or would like to know if this retreat is suitable for you to attend, please contact us.
Train: Nearest Railway Station: Totnes (direct line from London Paddington). A sort (under 2 mile) taxi to the destination.
Road: Eden Rise, Sandwell Barns, Sandwell, Totnes, South Devon, TQ9 7LJ
'I am still feeling the positive effects from my break. The location was beautiful, the food fantastic, the people lovely and Dory, by far, is the best teacher I have had in 18 years..." M
'I really enjoyed it all and found the space and quiet I needed ! Doing so much yoga was great! You are both so gifted at facilitating ... so nurturing and calm. A joy ! Xx' ... J
'I really enjoyed it and I have to say that it was largely down to the skill of your facilitation and how well you work together. You both so clearly put happiness on the map from the beginning and it filtered thro. Everyone relaxed and smiled! I loved the gentle humour too. I also appreciated all the hard work behind the scene and your attention to detail. You were both so generous and thoughtful' ... C
'Thanks so much to Dory and Rory for hosting such a lovely relaxing retreat weekend in a beautiful venue. Lots of practice both physical and spiritual and an atmosphere of joy and laughter that was really good for the soul. Namaste x' ... R
'Love the classes, the teachers really know what they are doing and I see so much progression in my breathing, body and mind' ... B