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Shakti Rising - A New Year’s Vision Retreat in Bali

Empower yourself to unravel veils and open up doorways thru ancient yogic wisdom tools, juicy breath- and bodywork, traditional ceremonies, massages and healings, meditations and personal coaching. Bali, the island of Goddesses, carries a unique vibratory field that amplifies and reveals Shakti - the creative power of life herself. 

Through this journey
Your body will experience more aliveness through the practice of yoga, eating delicious healthy meals daily and bathing in the juiciness of this island. The art of Balinese massage and bodywork will support you to clear and replenish each body cell.
Your energy level will be restored through deep relaxation, better sleep and time to rest, through spending time in nature and charging up on Vitamin D. Daily dynamic and restorative yoga and healing modalities will revitalize your energetic body.
Your mind will feel calm, clear and refreshed during this retreat of disconnect from the business of life, city noise, social media, and worldly worries. Through the powerful daily practices of breath-work, meditation and free movement in nature you will be able to create different pathways and gain a new outlook on your life. Listening to the sound of the jungle is a therapy on its own.
You will access your core desire and deeper knowingand learn ways to reshape yourself. You will experience a more profound connection with the deeper part of yourself and the means to realign your life the way you desire.

Diana Schöpplein will offer this retreat from Friday, December 27, 2019 to Friday, January 3, 2020 in the heart of old Bali in Indonesia.

The Teacher
Diana is an E-RYT500 teacher with heart and soul. Her yoga journey started in the early 90s in Bali, Thailand and in ashrams and monasteries of India and Nepal. Ever since she has been dedicating herself to the investigation of the Self through yoga and performance arts. Her trainings include Anusara yoga, classical Hatha yoga, authentic Pranayama, woman self-care and other healing modalities. She likes to introduce elements from various styles, including Ayurveda and therapeutics in mindful yet dynamic blend. In her retreats, workshops and teacher trainings, she invites her students to settle inside, explore new spaces, in order to encounter and transform themselves on deeper levels. Diana is based in Zurich and spends several months per year in Bali and India. 
For further information about Diana, her offers and online courses please visit her webpage www.dianaschoepplein.com

The Location
The retreat center is located at the highly loaded energetics of sacred mountains, a stunning setting of lush nature, spring water and rice fields is awaiting you. The two hectar property offers traditionally built bungalows, a spacious yoga shala, a beautiful restaurant and a spring water swimming pool - it is a hidden paradise off the beaten track where you will joyfully absorb the magic of Balinese tradition. 
The bungalows offer wooden floors, beautiful antiques with attached outdoor bathrooms.

The Retreat Program
In this inspiring atmosphere, Diana will share with you daily the ancient wisdom of yoga, breath and other healing modalities. Simple and powerful principles and practices that help reshape your life towards a greater sense of clarity, vibrancy and joy. 
In this intelligent blend of various approaches, you will find guidance on practical and philosophical levels. Ceremonies and one-on-one sessions with local priestesses and healers will clear pathways for direction and purpose.
Mornings will be dedicated to breath work, meditation and more dynamic asana practice and movement to open you up and re-energize you. We will spend time journaling and sharing our insights in a space of acceptance, understanding and respect.
Occasional trips and hikes to nearby temples and mountains will open new perspectives and insight into Bali’s unique tradition.
​The day will end with some gentle yin or restorative yoga, contemplation and meditation, yoga nidra, sound healing and rituals, to let go of tensions and nurture yourself deeply.
In between you will have time to relax at the pool, enjoy Balinese body treatments, take walks through the rice fields or visit temples nearby.

Price per person
CHF 1'197.- (Early Bird offer for bookings until August 31, 2019)
CHF 1'397.- (regular price for bookings as from September 1, 2019)
The first 5 sign-ups are gifted a free 60-minute massage! 

Services included
•  3 vegetarian and mainly organic meals per day
•  daily 2- to 2.5-hour morning sessions with kriya, breath-work and asana (taught in English)
•  1.5- to 2-hour evening talk, yin yoga, restoratives, meditation or ceremony
•  one 20-minute one-to-one session with Diana or a 60-minute Balinese massage
•  guided excursions to nearby temples, mountains, villages according to conditions and the groups needs
•  Balinese culture introductions, workshops and ceremonies
•  purified water and tea
•  usage of WLAN, the yoga shala and equipment

Not included
•  accommodation at the retreat center
•  flights
•  transfers 
•  visa
•  insurances
•  extra meals
•  massages

Notes on the trip 
Qatar, Oman and Etihad Airways offer cheap flight options to Denpasar/Bali.
Bali also offers beautiful beaches for extending your stay. 
We are happy to organize taxis as well as massages for you and to assist you in any ways.

Booking / Further Terms and Notes
For all questions please email Diana Schöpplein: mail@dianaschoepplein.com
To book please go to http://dianaschoepplein.com/shakti-rising/

Bungalows are limited and allocated on a ‘first come, first served’ basis.
Shared room rates for 30.- USD per person and night. 
We offer 7 bungalows with double rooms for 60.- USD plus 1 family bungalow with 3 beds for 90.- USD per night. 
Options for single occupancy at 60.- USD per night are limited (first come, first serve ) and cannot be guaranteed
The fee for 7 nights has to be paid directly to the retreat center. 
Earlier arrivals and extended stays are possible and can be arranged with the retreat center.

This retreat will take place from 6 participants and is limited to 16 participants.

A non-refundable and non-transferable deposit of 397.- CHF per person is required in order to save your booking. The remainder is due latest on November 1, 2019 without exception.

Insurance is your own responsibility. We strongly recommend a travel insurance, health- and accident insurance with sufficient coverage.
The company/the teacher shall not be held liable for any damage to, or loss of, property or injury to persons. The participant waives any claim against the company/the teacher for any such loss, damage, injury, or death.

This retreat is organized and led by Diana Schöpplein. Please see the general terms and cancellation policy unter http://dianaschoepplein.com/shakti-rising.