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BRAZIL OSHO LUA RETREAT
BRAZIL OSHO LUA RETREAT ALTO PARAISO RETREAT CENTRE, Alto Paraiso , Lua River, OSHO LUA, OSHO LUA, BR
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BRAZIL OSHO LUA RETREAT ALTO PARAISO JULY 18-26/2015

SHAMANISM, EVOLUTION, TOTAL FREEDOM AND ASHTANGA YOGA WITH DANNY PARADISE

BRAZIL, ALTO PARAISO at OSHO LUA JULY 18-26/2015
PHOTOS ON: www.santuariolua.com

More information about Danny on: www.dannyparadise.com

For questions contact Danny at: yogaparadise@yahoo.com

WHERE: See photos on www.santuariolua.com

THIS RETREAT is at the amazing OSHO LUA RIVER VALLEY RETREAT CENTRE ON 4000 ACRES. This is in the high chapada of the region, plateaus with endless forests, giant waterfalls, rivers. There are comfortable cabins to stay, large dining areas, beaches on the Lua River, sauna, Teepee for sweat lodges and Amazonian healing ceremonies and a Yoga space large enough to accommodate everyone comfortably. Organic vegetarian food will be available daily. Forest Guides for journeys throughout the area...Space is limited to 38 guests.

HOW TO GET THERE:
The closest airport to Alto Paraiso is Brasilia. It's a 2 hour+ drive from Brasilia to Alto Paraiso.

TAM BRASILIAN AIRWAYS (Linhas Aereas) AND TAP PORTUGUESE AIRWAYS have direct flights from Lisbon to Brasilia both arriving at 3:15PM. (Leaving Lisbon at 9:35AM). Air France, Lufthansa and Swiss Air also fly to Brasilia from other points in Europe with stops in São Paulo or Rio.

From Brasilia it is a 2 hour+ drive to the town of Alto Paraiso.

Guests are recommended to arrive July 17th or before in Brasilia and come to Alto Paraiso at least one day before the Retreat starts.

If you are coming to Alto Paraiso on July 18th you will be picked up at the Manhattan Plaza Hotel in Brasilia at 10AM for the 2 hour drive to Alto Paraiso and on to Osho Lua Retreat. It's 1.5 hours from Alto Paraiso to the end of the road and a 45 minute hike to the retreat.

If you are coming to Brasilia just before the retreat the MEETING POINT IS AT THE FRONT ENTRANCE OF THE MANHATTAN PLAZA HOTEL in Brasilia at 10AM on July 18th. Driver will have a sign saying "LUA" for the drive to Alto Paraiso and onward to Lua Retreat.

E mail address of Hotel: reservationsmanhattan@plazabrasilia.com.br. approximately $175 US/night.

Hotel Telephone: 55 (61) 3319 3060

Other hotel options in Brasilia: Brasilia Park Hotel at SIA at approximately $143 US/night
Www.brasiliapark.com.br Telephone: +55 61 3234 5131
Other hotels in Brasilia:

http://www.hotelscombined.com/City/Brasilia.htm

For those wishing to come to Alto Paraiso before July 18th, Pousadas (guest houses) and dinner can be arranged by Pushya or Trisha in the town of Alto Paraiso for the evening of July 17th (or before) and for the evening of July 26th after the retreat. Breakfast is also available on the mornings of July 18th and July 27th at the Pousada. Pushya's Pousada at:
Anandpushya@gmail.com. (Put 'Danny's Retreat' in the subject box).

Pushya's telephone number in Alto:

55(Brazil) 62 (Goias) 3446 1953. Cost: BRAZILIAN REAIS $85/night with Breakfast and BRAZILIAN REAIS $70 with 5 rooms. Some rooms hold 2-3 guests. (That is approximately €27 Euros with breakfast and €22 Euros without breakfast)

ON July 18th around 1PM in Alto Paraiso we will meet at Oca Lila Restaurant (if you have stayed in town on July 17th) for the 1.5 hour drive to the end of the road and a 45 minute hike to the OSHO LUA RETREAT CENTRE.

Pickups in Alto Paraiso at your Pousada can be arranged by Pushya and Trisha

ON July 26th we will leave the OSHO LUA RETREAT around 1PM for the hike and drive back to Alto Paraiso.

YOGA CLASS/MEALS/ACCOMMODATION
The retreat will include one Yoga class each day, 3 delicious organic vegetarian meals daily, accommodation in cabins or camping. Accommodation facilities are described below. Local Organic Fresh Fruits and Vegetables. Also fresh Fruit Juices daily, teas, coffee etc

Each Yoga class will include discussions on:
History and Origins of Yoga and the relationship to shamanic and indigenous traditions around the world including Egyptian, Mayan, Taoist, Polynesian and Native American cultures. Nature of Disease and Healing in Yoga, Shamanism, Tibetan, Mayan, Polynesian and Native American traditions
Yogic and Shamanic perspectives on Aging and Death,
Meditation, Making your own connection to the Heart of the Universe with no guru,priest or intermediary
Personal Responsibility, Personal Authority and total freedom in YOGA. Behavioral relationship of our actions and thoughts to the Chakras/Organs of the Human body
Discussions about the healing properties of the ritual sacraments and ceremonies during the retreat.

The YOGA PRACTICE: SUITABLE FOR ALL LEVELS OF PRACTITIONERS AND TEACHERS OF ALL FORMS OF YOGA Explorations on Ashtanga Yoga and Pranayama

ASANA:
Creating a safe, sacred, joyful, meditative, healing expanding self-practice for the rest of your life.

The classical standing sequence of Ashtanga will include derivative poses, modifications and variations. This includes over 25+ new postures in the standing sequence based on Yoga as well as Ancient Egyptian, Polynesian and Chinese (Wu Shu) asanas. The primary and second or intermediate sequence will be explored with derivative routines, variations and modifications. Also included will be an introduction to the 3rd Series also called the Advanced A sequence.

PRANAYAMA
Explorations of the classical pranayama routine of Ashtanga Yoga

OTHER OFFERED ACTIVITIES
During the course of the retreat there will be 2 Amazonian Shamanic Rituals offered for those that wish to participate. Generally these will be in the evening. This involves concentrated guided healing meditations/ceremonies with visionary medicine as used in the Amazon basin for thousands of years. The rituals will be led and guided by members of the community of Osho Lua who have many years experience in these healing, transformative ceremonies. Live music during the ceremonies by the accomplished musicians of Mantric Mambo. The sacraments are designed to bring healing to the body, mind and soul.

One Native American Sweat Lodge will be offered for those wishing to participate. Sauna is available as well.
The Shamanic ceremonies are guided by compassionate, experienced, loving friends who wish to make the experience an evolutionary transformation for all who participate. There will be discussions before the ceremonies to help explain the possibilities for healing, transformation and awakening.

RITUALS
During the shamanic healing journeys our dedicated team will support you through healing processes, connecting to the deep self, nature and spirit. We will have discussions about the Amazonian rituals the day before each ceremony.


OTHER ACTIVITIES: Swimming daily in the amazing pristine Lua river
Guided Hikes throughout the area to waterfalls
Sauna

COSTS OF RETREAT: IN BRASILIAN REAIS (R$) 350 (or Approximately €110 Euro per Night per person for:
Accommodation
3 Meals daily
Yoga Session each day

Accommodation Options:
1/ PRIVATE ROOM, SHARED ROOM WITH FRIEND OR FOR COUPLES AND DORMITORY ROOM. Same charge for all accommodation.

The cost will be BRAZILIAN R$350 night (approximately €110Euros/night) for 8 nights or BRAZILIAN R$2800 Brasilian Reals for the whole retreat. This includes accommodation in cabins, communal houses, 3 meals daily, and one Yoga class daily

2/ CAMPING OPTION: FOR those that wish to camp the charge will be: BRAZILIAN REAIS R$285 per night ( approximately €90 Euros/night) or for 8 nights: BRAZILIAN REAIS R$2280

EXCHANGE RATES AS OF November/2014
1 Euro = 3.16 Brazilian Reais R$
1 US Dollar= 2.53 Brazilian Reais R$
1 British Pound= 4. Brazilian Reais R$

CHANGE MONEY to BRAZILIAN REAIS ONLY AT THE AIRPORT EITHER IN SAO PAULO, RIO de JANEIRO Or BRASILIA!

EXTRA EXPENSES NOT INCLUDED In COST OF RETREAT:
The AMAZONIAN SHAMANIC RITUALS will be BRAZILIAN R$100 Brazilian Reals each per person for each ritual. (Approximately € 32 Euros each ritual)
This is the cost if there are 20 participants. If there are less people the cost may be slightly higher.

TRANSPORT TO AND FROM BRASILIA AIRPORT TO ALTO PARAISO AND ON TO OSHO LUA RETREAT:
SHARED TRANSPORT

TRANSPORTATION Prices in Brasilian Reals (R$)
1/*Taxis for up to 4 people to Alto Paraiso from Brasilia one way: BRAZILIAN REAIS $250 (R$ 62.5 each for 4 people sharing). (Same price back to the Brasilia Airport from Alto Paraiso.)
2/ *4x4 vehicles Alto Paraiso to Lua Retreat holding between 4 to 6 people Brazilian REAIS R$160 each way per person

TAXI:
ORDERING TAXIS FROM BRASILIA AIRPORT TO ALTO PARAISO ANYTIME: for Brazilian R$250 one way BSB/Alto, holds 4, so strays wanting to come in at off times can contact PUSHYA or TRISHA at: contact@Lua.tur.br and for pousadas too. (Guest houses in Alto Paraiso) Remember to include "For Danny's Retreat" in the 'subject' box of the e mail.

BUS SCHEDULE FROM BRASILIA TO ALTO PARAISO:
1. From Brasilia by bus: Brazilian Reais R$40 (Approximately €13 Euros)
There are three daily buses leaving from Rodoferroviária in Brasilia passing by Alto Paraiso de Goias. Time by bus from Brasilia to Alto Paraiso is approximately 3 hours.
10:00 and 22:30 hs - Brasilia - Arraias (Empresa Real Expresso)
15:00 hs - Brasilia - Cavalcante (Empresa Santo Antônio)
Don't miss the stop in Alto Paraiso de Goias!!!

From Brasilia by car to Alto PARAISO : (Approximately. 2.5 hours):
Go north in the direction Sobradinho, pass Sobradinho and continue north till you find the entrance to GO 118 to Alto Paraiso and follow this road till Alto Paraiso.

OSHO LUA office phone is +55(Brazil) 62 (Goias) 3446-1953 We have an office on main street, but this number is in my (Pushya's) house in town, which is where I am easier to find. I give this for clients to have for EMERGENCY only, or family and lovers, etc call all the time and there is no way to get an immediate message to Lua.

POUSADAS (BED AND BREAKFAST ACCOMODATION) IN ALTO PARAISO de Goias FOR JULY 17th and July 26th or for longer:
BRAZILIAN REAIS $R85 per night with breakfast and Brazilian Reais R$70 per night without breakfast. PUSHYA has 2 POUSADAS One of them has has 5 rooms...Some are for 2-3 people. She can house up to 10-12 people there. Her 2nd Pousada can house up to 26 people. Pushya's direct email address is: anandpushya@gmail.com.
Pushya's Pousadas has a Facebook page called 'Casa Secreta'. You can see photos of the the 2 Pousada's there and ask her any questions.
Also Please contact Pushya or Trisha at: anandpushya@gmail.com to help you arrange a Pousada. E mail her with the subject: 'Danny's Retreat'

VISA FOR BRASIL: Please check well in advance if you need a visa for your visit to Brasil
Many will need an address in Brazil for getting visas and for customs forms. Our office is:
Lua de Desenvolvimento Susutentavel
Avenida Ary Valadao Filho 360 (2nd fl)
Caixa Postal no 15
Alto Paraiso, Goias
Brazil 73770-000

HOUSING AT OSHO LUA RETREAT

We have 38 bed spaces like so:
*2 chalets with double beds (4 people, if couples)
*Kids house: 2 bedrooms w/double beds (4people)
2 bedrooms w/ 2 single beds (4 people)
*Arrara house Downstairs:
2 private rooms each w/ 1 double bed and 2 singles (8 people)
1 private room w/ 1 double bed and 3 singles (5 people)
Upstairs:
1 bedroom w/ 4 single beds (4 people)
1 loft divided in 3 semi open bedrooms and a small living room ,total 9 single beds. (9 people)
Camping is also available. Bring your own tent!

WHAT TO BRING:
*Only natural products (shampoo, soap, mosquito repellent, etc)
* Good LED Flashlight (with extra bulbs and batteries)
*2 sarongs, one for the beach and one for covering oneself in the zendo in the daytime
*Sleeping bag (It is our winter and can get quite cold at night, so people use it over their beds, and it is what they bring to the zendo
for night rituals)
*river crossing shoes
*water bottle
*loose comfortable clothes for day and warm for evening. (One good sweater for evening and one warm jacket).
* any pharmacy items, ie:menstral pads etc, as once in Lua there is no store at all (we do have basic first aid)
*Sun hat
*Don't bring suitcases,only backpacks that can be carried in by the participants
*Yoga mat
*Towel, bathing suit and something to sit on in the sauna
*Mosquito net (optional) (No Mosquitos in July!)
*Musical Instruments
*Books
Cell phones/email will not be possible at the Osho Lua Retreat

REGISTRATION:
Space is limited. To hold a spot,
a € 200 (Euro) down payment for the workshop is required.
It is refundable up to 4 weeks before the retreat,
and the remaining amount must be paid in full
on the first day of the retreat.

For Information please contact us at: yogaparadise@yahoo.com

TRANSPORTATION TO AND FROM BRASILIA TO ALTO PARAISO AND POUSADA (Guest House) arrangements in Brasilia or Alto Paraiso for July 17 the and earlier and July 26th and after: Please contact Pushya or Trisha at:
Anandpushya@gmail.com (Put 'Danny's Retreat' in the subject box)

Optional at additional cost:
Massages with the massage team

ALTO PARAISO DE GOIAS

If you want to come before to aclimatize or to stay longer after the retreat
Hotel in Alto Paraiso for 1 night from US$ 30,00 and more (according to choice)
(Travessia Eco Turismo can make the reservations for you or also contact Pushya at: contact@Lua.tur.br if you would like to stay longer in Alto Paraiso to visit the national Park of Brazil and the amazing waterfalls that are surrounding the village)
Food and hotel in Alto Paraiso and/or Brasilia before and after the retreat are at your own expense.
Pushya has her 2 Pousadas (Guest House-Bed and Breakfast) in Alto Parasio. Cost is Brazilian Reais $85/night with breakfast or Brazilian Reais $70/night without breakfast.
Pushya can be reached directly at anandpushya@gmail.com.

HOTEL IN BRASILIA

If you wish to stay in a hotel upon arrival in Brasilia we suggest:.
The Manhattan Plaza Hotel
You can make a reservation with
the hotel at: reservationsmanhattan@plazabrasilia.com.br from $175US/night
Hotel Telephone: 55 (61) 3319-3060 There will be a pickup at the nManhattan Hotel front entrance at 10AM on the morning of July 21st go to Alto Paraiso and then to Osho Lua Retreat.
Other hotels in Brasilia: Brasilia Park Hotel: www.brasiliapark.com.br Telephone: +55 61 3234 5131 from $143US/night
Other hotels in Brasilia: http://www.hotelscombined.com/City/Brasilia.htm
Ask for the weekend discount or visa promotion.

See you there!

Peace and blessings,

Danny

www.dannyparadise.com.

Contact Danny for any questions at: Yogaparadise@yahoo.com

 

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The Organiser

Organiser: Danny Paradise

  • Danny introduces the forms to beginning students, experienced/advanced practitioners and teachers. Many people he has taught are now themselves teaching and have their own schools. He's also introduced the Ashtanga forms to many people who were Yoga teachers in other traditions and styles. He's taught numerous well known artists, musicians, dancers, sports champions and studied with K. Pattabhi Jois in 1978 in Hawaii and 1980 in Hawaii in the USA. This included K.P. Jois' first advanced series public classes in 1980 which were in Maui, Hawaii.
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