In August we open Färjås Yogaretreats to weekly Back to Basics Yoga Retreats. In limited groups of eight people, you are offered full immersion into yoga as a spiritual path, back to the fundamental basics of life.
In close rapport to nature, we offer you a frame for rediscovering traditional yoga tools personal growth and harmony, far beyond the yoga mat. Nine years of running Färjås Yogaretretas as a yogic monestary has revealed how beauty, harmony and sacredness pour through everyday life, when we relate all actions to basic yogic principles. You are invited to experience how a slight shift of frame and perspective can bring about a massive change, and bring basic beauty and harmony to life.
For thousands of years yoga has offered loved methods for health and spiritual growth. Our Back to Basics Yoga Retreats aim to deepen your yoga practice, but also to deepen your experience of life itself as yoga.
You will learn the basics of traditional yoga, becoming familiar with our subtle structure as the very instrument of yoga;
You will also experience an authentic yogic lifestyle, offering you to learn first hand;
To make the most of your stay, we encourage you to try;
Our focus is your personal development at multiple levels; physical, energetic, emotional, mental and spiritual. In order for deepen the teachings in your heart, Back to Basics is offered as a regenerative summer vacation, with plenty of time for rest and rejuvenation in a non-demanding yogic community.
Färjås is a cradle of nature between Vallda and Särö, 30 km south of Gothenburg. As a yogic monestary Färjås Yogaretreats integrates the holy, the helthy and the wholesome in four cornerstones of activities; spiritual teachings and practice, inner and outer health, artistic creativity and engagement for a better society. In August we put the other activitioes aside, and open our doors for Back to Basics Yoga Retreats.
The retreat program offer daily yoga, meditation, karmayoga and teachings along with vegetarian meals and recreational time in nature. You are alsoe welcome to actively be part of the monastic life and learn more about regenerative permaculture farming, artrisan vegetarian cooking, harvesting and refining medicinal herbs etc, according to your interest and preferences. According to availability you are welcome to stay up to three weeks.
Please call Konrad on phone 0700 06 24 88 for further info, and welcome for a visit to know more before you make up your mind.
08:00-09:00: Morning Meditation (optional)
09:00-11:00: Morning Yoga
14:00-19:00: Free time to explore inner and outer nature, by yourself or the daily activities of Färjås Yogaretreats; gardening, cooking, feeding animals etc
21:30-22:00: Evening Meditation
22:00- : Silence (optional)
Our yoga is based in the dynamic connection of consciousness and energy, while keeping the physical poses (asanas) static and long. For physical dynamic activities we encourage jogging, swimmig, chopping wood or climbing the mountain behind the house.
Morning Meditation is done in silence, and Evening Meditation is supported by music.
The retreat starts Monday at 14.00 and concludes Sunday at 16:00. You are welcome to arrive from 12:00 and stay after 16:00, to fit your rhythm and transportation.
Rest and rejuvenation are important aspects of the Back to Basics Yoga retreats. You will have your own private room or cabbin, or can chose to share with a friend. For smaller groups (3-4 people) we offer Hanuman.