Practicing yoga in a natural paradise with the magic of the jungle, the force of the sea and the purity of the mountains has the power to deeply transform the mind, the body and the soul. We’ll access this transformation through an extensive program of yoga and pranayama classes, healthy eating, restorative practices and nature walks.
The Pousada Paraíso Azul is the ideal space for spiritual experience, since it promotes conscious and sustainable tourism. It is located near the beautiful Lagoa Azul on Ilha Grande, away from the urban centers and surrounded by the Atlantic Forest. The sounds of the jungle and the sea converge in every corner of the Pousada, helping to create the ideal state for relaxation and inner peace.
The yoga studio is unique in the region, with 100 square meter and capacity for 40 people, qith panoramic views of the sea and the jungle. The hotel also has a spa área with swimming pool, whirlpool and sauna. It has double suites (Standard Suites – 10m2), triple rooms and quadruple rooms (Deluxe Suites – 60m2), all with private balconies and incredible view of the sea.
Susana Méndez is Spanish and lives in Madrid where she coordinates the Iyengar Yoga Coronal Center. She has been practicing Iyengar Yoga since 1991 and is a teacher certified by RIMYI, India. She graduated in Paris with Corine and Faeq Biria and is a student of Patxi Lizardi. She is continuously in formation travelling regularly to Pune to study with Iyengars.
Rosana Seligmann has been practicing yoga since 1998. In 2000 she went to India for the first time. It is formed by Iyengar Yoga Institute Amsterdam. She travels regularly to India to study with Iyengar family. She is an internationally certified teacher at Senior Intermediate level II, teaches Iyengar Yoga Teacher Training Course, coordinates the Iyengar Yoga São Paulo Center and gives workshops at several schools in Brazil and Germany.
***The retreta is open to students with or without previous yoga practice***
Check the hotel structure – Paraíso Azul Retiro
Location: Ilha Grande – RJ
The vacancies are limited and will be completed by registration order!
10% discount for ABIY members