Touching the Earth, a Pilgrimage to Peru's Sacred Valley with Surya Barrow

Nov 8, 2018 to Nov 17, 2018

Join Surya for a magical, unparalleled authentic Peruvian pilgrimage and yoga retreat.  Our journey will unfold in Cusco, Machu Picchu, and at the lush Andean Retreat Center, Willka T'ika, where the peaceful energy and mystical surroundings inspire, refresh and revitalize.  This retreat offers a unique, sacred and meaningful connection to Mother Nature, revered by the Quechua as Pachamama.  

Join us as we explore ancient Inkan ruins, ceremonial sites, temples and an abundance of cultural activities.  With an Andean guide, we'll visit winding rivers, charming villages and high mountain meadows where herds of llama and alpaca graze.   We'll also savor quality time in yoga retreat at Willka T'ika with its unique lush Chakra Gardens crowned by an ancient Lucuma tree.  Here, we can go deeper with yoga and meditation, Andean ceremony and optional Andean bodywork and healing services.

We also visit the local Quecha school supported by the Willka T'ika Children's Fund, seeing first-hand how our travels contribute meaningfully to our role as global citizens.  

The Retreat includes:  outings to Incan ruins, interaction with the local Quechua school and community, gourmet vegetarian meals, authentic Andean ceremonies, a 2-day excursion to Machu Picchu, 2 nights in Cusco, and 6 nights luxury accommodation at Willka T’ika, all in the company of a private guide.

$3900 for luxury shared accommodations.

$750 non-refundable deposit secures your spot.  Please pay with check or cash.  If paying by Credit Card, a 5% surcharge applies.  

If you have any questions, please connect with Surya at (817) 832-9821.  

About Surya Barrow, M.A., J.D., E-RYT:

Surya, who holds a Masters Degree in English Literature from Indiana University Bloomington and a Law Degree from the University of Texas at Austin, has been teaching movement and body awareness since 1995. She has studied with many extraordinary teachers in asana; bhakti, mantra and sacred sound; meditation; pranayama; Sanskrit; dance arts; yoga therapy, myofascial and emotional release; Jungian Psychology; and Tibetan Buddhism, including extensive study with Shiva Rea, Saul David Raye, Jai Uttal, and Lama Tsultrim Allione.  Surya is also a student of Shamanic Healing Arts, Tarot and Soul-Level Astrology.  Her evocative classes are powerful, devotional offerings to each student’s highest potential.  Her retreat style is relaxed and joyful:  may we linger in the spaces -- of the earth and with each other -- where are hearts are touched and opened. 

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