It was a great chance to get into a slower pace of life, to have time to just be me. The combination of yoga, meditation and pranayama and time inbetween put me in a good place to think about my life while also enjoying the bodily efforts and the beautiful scenery.
Sparkling Yoga is a yoga retreat company that offers a boutique yoga retreat experience. It is our highest priority to ensure that you feel cared for, nourished and guided by experienced teachers at all times. With 60+ life changing and transformative yoga retreats offered over the past 7 years, hundreds of happy yogis and the average satisfaction rate of 10/10 based on over 80 ratings received by the largest yoga retreat directory bookyogaretreats.com, you can be sure that you are in good hands.
I look forward to welcoming you in one of the amazing yoga retreats we have created to discover your own yoga adventure of a lifetime".
Elena is a Zürich based international yoga and meditation teacher, author and composer. She started her practice 16 years ago and over the past 11, has been teaching on 5 continents, has led over 57 yoga and meditation retreats in Europe, Africa, Asia, Iceland and Central America and released a yoga DVD that has received brilliant reviews by leading yoga publications like Yoga Journal Deutschland, OM Yoga Magazine UK, Wellbeing, Australian Yoga Life and Akhanda Yoga school among others.
Her classes are characterised by warmth, safe alignment, focus on breath initiated movement and the experience of flow as well as a playful and uplifting approach.
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Karina is an Copenhagen based inspirational yoga and dance teacher with over 12 years’ experience of teaching movement, Yoga Alliance qualifications at 300H level as well as a degree from Amsterdam School of the Arts in Dance, specializing in dance pedagogy and contemporary dance. Karina is also a body worker, currently focusing on her therapeutic massage education programme to enhance her skills and knowledge further. Her passion for movement, the body and teaching emerge in yoga, dance and exploration of the body through therapeutic massage. With a balance between spontaneity and adaptability, Karina's natural flow in movement is innovative, creative and inspiring.
Karina’s classes are fluid and intuitive, bringing awareness to moving patterns and tensions and guiding your through new ways of moving and feeling your inner and outer body. Karina is a master of creating sequences you have never experienced before, infused with intelligence, alignment and poetry of movement.
Lauren is a certified experienced yoga teacher and fascial stretch therapist. In addition to teaching over 1500 classes in the U.S. and internationally in Canada, France, and Denmark, she practices yoga daily, finding new challenges and inspiration in every session. Lauren helps her students develop by encouraging them to strengthen their ability to focus, staying in each moment with awareness. She finds that calling for mindfulness and humility not only deepens their understanding of yoga but creates an environment of acceptance and support. Her students learn that proficiency in yoga is not based merely on increased flexibility and strength but in using the practice to reach beyond their individual selves to embrace community.
Lauren is exceptionally good at inviting you to really use your body, allowing your mind to find peace and calm. Her classes are engaging, challenging and transformative, charging the students with humour, lightness and radiance.
Maria is a brilliant personal development coach.
Bringing together years of working with people on governmental, corporate and personal level, Maria engages her opponents in an honest conversation, bringing out their visions and unique abilities.
Maria has a talent for surprising her conversation partners with ideas and strategies they may have overlooked in dealing with challenges; engaging the intelligence, ambition and drive of her opponent.
Maria’s coaching style encompasses a multitude of life areas to bring the best out every individual she works with in an creative and empowering way.
Sparkling Yoga offers a unique experience. Keep yoga and meditation classes in amazing locations. From Iceland, Swiss Alps, Swedish forest to Moroccan desert and Bali jungle paradise will leave you energized, glowing and renewed.
The best yoga teacher with a very inspiring lifestyle. Loved the atmosphere in the class, lagoon and surroundings. Love the music and the yoga practice. Hope to see you again! Love, D