Samadhi in the Andes: Journey to Peru with Tanya Proffitt

Sep 14, 2019 to Sep 21, 2019

Join Tanya Proffitt for this 8-day/7-night retreat at the acclaimed Willka Ti'ika resort and spa in the heart of Peru. Relax, refresh, and reconnect with your inner peace while experiencing the beautiful and spiritual wonders of the Sacred Valley. Immerse yourself in the spirit of wellness with twice daily yoga and meditation led by Tanya Proffitt, RYT 200, spend time in the renowned Chakra Gardens, and enjoy delicious, locally sourced, healthy organic meals. Optional on-site spa treatments include solar-heated floral medicinal baths under the stars, Andean spa and massage, and crystal light healing from John of God in Brazil. Also, experience the ability to release built up tension from the spin cycle of your life and indulge in the cultural wonders of Peru and it's people.

Peru is a "bucket list" trip--come connect with five thousand years of living history! 

This trip includes a private, professional, and passionate local guide who will teach us Andean spiritual traditions, history, and cosmology. We will explore the mysterious and ancient cities and temples of Cusco and Machu Picchu, and also travel to visit an isolated mountain community. Here we will experience the heartfelt practice of anyi, Andean reciprocity or exchange and interactive activities with the students.

Your journey includes a full itinerary of immersion activities, as well as opportunities for mindfulness and personal time to pursue art, writing, and photography. The choice is yours! Immersion activities include a train to Aguas Calientes, visiting the ceremonial site of Ollantaytampu and its famous Sun Temple, a hike to Inti Punku the original Incan Gateway to the sun or to the Incan Bridge. For the more active, choose from a variety of hikes and activities throughout the valley and up the mountains. For those interested in decompression and relaxation, visit a typical, lively Peruvian market or walk through local farming neighborhoods.

About Tanya Proffitt, your highly skilled and educated practitioner of yoga:
Tanya is a long time Vinyasa Flow yoga, Mat Pilates, and suspension (aerial) yoga instructor who believes passionately in the transformative power of yoga. By combining movement, meditation, and breath work to gain self-knowledge, she supports each student in creating an environment to deepen their connection to the intuition, strength, and love to be found within. Her style of teaching is fun and flowing, and always aims to evenly distribute the body's energies throughout the body, eliminating mental, physical, and emotional blockages. Tanya lives in Olney, Maryland with her two dogs and two beautiful children.

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