Fri - Sun
6/28/2013 - 6/30/2013
Mt. Airy, Maryland
The Raw Retreat is Back!
Sky House Yoga and One Common Unity are excited to present our second Raw Retreat featuring raw organic foods, yoga, guided plant medicine walks, astrology and more!!
Get off the grid and connect to the earth, plants,
community, and your body during this weekend retreat to the beautiful hillsides of Mt. Airy, Maryland. Only a short 60 miles from Washington, DC.
The Gaia Healing Center, with its beautiful gardens, a large yoga yurt, and plenty of peace and quiet, will provide the perfect oasis for a summer retreat.
This retreat includes a raw food potluck on Friday evening (bring your favorite dish) and five fresh prepared raw meals Saturday - Sunday.
Special Sessions Include:
Heaven and Earth (Da Bei Quan/ Gung Fu)
Of Twists and Hips (Yoga)
Sacred Fire: Heart Opening Vinyasa Flow (Yoga)
Medicinal Herb Walk
Plant Medicine Workshp Including Personal Formulation Strategies
Spring Art: Creating A Vision Board
Of Planets & Plants: An Exploration of the Cosmic Apothecary
HawaH– Yoga Teacher, Author, & Adventurer
Hawah is an artist, author, educator, and non-profit leader. He tours nationally and internationally facilitating interactive workshops, performing poetry, and teaching yoga. Hawah holds certifications in both Jivamukti and Sivananda Yoga traditions. He is a Vipassana Meditation practitioner and also trains in Kung Fu, specifically in Shaolin, Tai Chi, Li Hu Ba Fa, and Baguazhang styles, with Sifu Liu Xiao Ling. Hawah has authored 4 books, produced 3 documentary films and 2 musical CDs; he is the creator/ editor of “The Poetry of Yoga” book anthology and co-founder of the non-profit organization One Common Unity. www.ThePoetryOfYoga.com &
Ashley Litecky—Herbalist, Yoga Teacher, & Organizer
Ashley Litecky is a Clinical Herbalist and Registered Yoga teacher who lives in Silver Spring, Maryland. Ashley holds an MS in Clinical Herbalism from the Tai Sophia Institute, where she graduated in 2007. Ashley's passion for plant medicine and yoga is evident in her unique classes, which often blend the wisdom of nature with the wisdom of the body and yogic philosophy. Outside of her love for plant medicine and yoga, Ashley loves spending time in nature and gardening. She is happy to be one of the founders of Sky House Yoga and manages the Sky House yoga programs and the Deep Green Herbal Apothecary. www.deepgreenwellness.com
Adam Elenbaas—Astrologer, Author, & Counselor
Adam Elenbaas is an astrologer, teacher and author living in Silver Spring, Maryland. Adam is the director of the Nightlight Astrology School at Sky House. Adam holds an MA and MFA in Creative Writing and was one of the founding writers of RealitySandwich.com, where he still writes regular columns as a Contributing Editor. Adam's first book, "Fishers of Men: The Gospel of an Ayahuasca Vision Quest," was named one of the top 10 books of 2010 in the Religion Genre by Publisher's Weekly. When Adam is not studying the planets he loves participating in shamanic ceremonies, traveling and lecturing on the subject of ayahuasca shamanism and spending time in nature! www.nightlightastrology.com.
Raw Retreat Details
Gaia Healing Center, Mt. Airy, MD (60 miles outside of DC)
The accommodations are rustic and include spaces in two shared bunkhouses and plenty of open land for camping.
Early Registration by May 15
To Register: visit www.skyhouseyoga.com and click on retreats, or go to the direct registration link:
We hope to see you there!!