AWAKENED HEART YOGA RETREAT - THAILAND -
with Leigh Evans & Emma Andrea
Feb 5-12, 2019
Join Leigh and Emma for a week of divine yogic bliss and water fun! Salute the sun daily from our bamboo yoga pavilion floating on a lake in Southern Thailand. Embrace this opportunity to deepen your yoga practice amidst the magnificence and mystery of Khao Sok National Park, abundant with wildlife, tropical jungle, peaceful lakes and spectacular limestone rock formations.
Check out the video from our last retreat at Jungle Yoga!
This tropical jungle is home to serpent eagles, langur monkeys, gibbons, hornbills, and many other rare birds and animals. It is an incredible opportunity to explore the plant and wildlife of the rainforest and enjoy kayaking, snorkeling, and swimming on this beautiful lake amidst the majestic limestone karats. Relax & rejuvenate!
An exquisite bamboo yoga venue floating peacefully on Khao Sok lake, deep within the National Park. Comprised of separate bungalows with interconnecting bamboo walkways and a floating yoga pavilion, Jungle yoga is a rustic and spectacular retreat center. Everything is securely connected to the lake shore. Shared bathrooms and showers are the only structures on land. Each participant will have their own Individual bungalow.
Passionate yogini and explorer, Leigh Evans is a yoga teacher based in Brooklyn, New York. For travelers seeking getaways that engage all the senses, encourage growth… and that are simply beautiful, relaxing and unique, Leigh has it covered. For over a decade, Leigh has led hundreds of people on experiences of a lifetime: from sweat lodges in Mexico to asana among the monkeys in Costa Rica, giraffes on safari in Africa to jungle vinyasa in Thailand!
Whatever your age, skill level, past, present or future, Leigh Evans Yoga provides personal instruction and expert anatomical alignment. Through decades of teaching thousands of students, Leigh’s seasoned approach to the practice can transform any student who craves insight on the body and the human experience. Your practice is what you make it, and Leigh can help you make it your personal best. Leigh is a go-to resource for Ayurvedic Yoga, seasonal yoga practices, sleep yoga, and women’s yoga practices. From the study of Yoga and Ayurveda in India to Thai Massage in Chiang Mai, Leigh’s breadth of knowledge gives her the tools to teach practical applications that can change students’ everyday lives. Through an integration of vinyasa yang and restorative yin practice, Leigh’s classes enhance the flow of prana in the body by nourishing specific energy channels and organs offering healing and transformation. Leigh teaches festivals, teacher trainings, retreats, and workshops nationally and internationally.
Emma Andrea is not your everyday healer – with a background in the creative fields of photography and the visual arts she is known to always bring an artistic touch to everything she does. After having spent many years living in Paris and New York, she is currently based in the city where she grew up, Gothenburg, Sweden. Where she’s been studying ancient wisdom of Ayurveda, traditional chinese medicine, acupuncture and thaiyogamassage.
2005 Emma found Yoga and since then ever greatful and amazed to be on this transformational and healing journey. She took her first Yoga teacher training in New York city 2012, and was fortunate to experience some of the city’s finest teachers, one of them was Leigh. As a teacher herself, she encourages the life force energy to flow more freely, breaking up stagnation and blockages, so that we all can feel freer and more creative. She teaches Hatha yoga, where a class always include mantra singing, pranayama and meditation.
THAILAND RETREAT REVIEWS
I was fortunate enough to join Leigh on another of her fabulous, adventurous yoga retreats…this time we were invited to Jungle Yoga in Koh Sok National Park. I must say it is one of the most beautiful locations for practicing yoga, touching nature close up, and experiencing a generous and gentle culture.
We floated ourselves to the dining room, to the yoga studio, and our fantastic bungalows…what could be more tropical and out of this world than to dive into the warmest of pure waters in the moonlight…and in the daytime, see and hear the sounds of the jungle while in Vrksasana! It was heaven.
Leigh Evans is an exceptional and knowledgeable teacher…she is sensitive to individual needs and levels of practice…I have followed Leigh from her studio in Brooklyn, to the exotic & diverse places she plans her retreats…I have always had amazing experiences!
– Barbara Groh-Wahlstrom
This is a great opportunity. I attended Leigh’s past retreat at Jungle Yoga and had a life changing experience. Jungle Yoga is a truly magical place and Leigh is an extremely gifted, generous and dedicated teacher. She gave everybody individual attention. Classes where dynamic and restful at the same time. She met everybody at their level creating a safe and fun environment where everybody could deepen their practice at their own pace. Leigh also brought together a very special group of people where camaraderie and friendships were forged over sharing wonderful experiences together. I recommend this retreat and studying with Leigh to anyone who is interested in developing their yoga practice. – Graciela Fuentes
$1,450 – Buddy special by 10/15/18
$1,550 – Early Bird Special by 11/15/18
$1,650- after 11/15/18
2 yoga classes/day, 7 nights single accommodation, 3 meals/day,
Round-trip Group transport from Surat Thani Airport to venue: 90 minute group van ride followed by 45 minute gorgeous boat ride to Jungle yoga.
YOGA SUKHAVATI CANCELLATION POLICY
Refunds, (less your non-refundable deposit), are available up to a month prior to start date of the training, retreat, immersion or workshop. Two weeks prior to start of training, module, retreat, immersion or workshop your payment can be issued as credit towards a future teacher training, retreat, immersion or workshop where space is available. All fees are nonrefundable for cancellations less than two weeks prior to start date.