HEAVEN ON EARTH is an impeccable and elegant fusion you won’t find anywhere else in the world, brought to life by some of the best minds and practitioners in wellness. The Heaven On Earth yoga is led by science, backed by evidence-based practices, and supported by innovative technologies to meet you on your health & wellness journey. You will be guided and hosted by Shazi Usman (Founder & Yoga Maestro), Ruby Chase (Musical Alchemist & Ceremonialist), Austin Hollingshead (Yoga & Meditation Master), as well as a superb team of wellness experts, musicians, and healers.
Feel relief in the moments when your mind pauses in meditation, enchanted by the mist of the ocean kissing your face during the sunset sound bath, and inspired by the brilliant light of the full moon as you sip on organic cacao infused with lavender and monatomic gold. Through playing in nature, dancing in ceremony, and exploring a multilayered milieu of healing modalities & sciences – we will celebrate life and open our hearts to connect more deeply with our community and world in a beautiful way.
Treat yourself to excellent self-care, activate your higher consciousness to manifest your dreams, and attain a deeper level of self-awareness and joy.
What is included:
7-Night Luxury Accommodations at Bodhi Tree Yoga Resort in Nosara, on the Northern Pacific Coast of Costa Rica
3 Healthy, Delicious, Organic Meals Per Day
Energy Cleansing Ceremony
– With Palo Santo, Sage, Blue Lotus, Frankincense, Myrrh, Sweet Grass, Sandalwood, Rose, and other Sacred Herbs
The Science of Yoga & Meditation
Daily Yoga & Meditation Sessions
Vinyasa, Kundalini, Yin, Hatha, and more options (for beginner, intermediate, and advanced levels)
Daily Fitness Classes
Yoga Props, Blocks, Straps, Blankets & Handouts
Heavenly Cacao Ceremony
Butterfly Metamorphosis Meditation
Ayurveda & Health Workshop
Mudras & Mantras Workshop
Brazilian Zouk Dance Class
Full Moon & Water Ceremony
Chakra Healing Ceremony
Special Guest Lectures
Sound Baths by Professional Musicians with Exotic Instruments from all over the World
Luminous Plant Medicine Ceremony
Day Trips and Excursions in Nature
– Wild turtles, exotic beaches, jungle waterfalls, hiking, butterflies
– For surfing, relaxation, journaling, hiking, excursions at the beach, zip-lining, or adventures
Memories for a Lifetime!
What is not included:
Your roundtrip flights from home to Costa Rica
Airport transportation – Liberia (LIR) airport to or from Bodhi Tree
(You can book shuttles through Bodhi Tree once you have signed up for the retreat)
Spa services (unless you’re staying in the Ganesh Villa), staff tips and gratuities, and personal excursions
(FOUNDER, VISIONARY, & YOGA MAESTRO)
Shazi (born and raised in Hawai’i) is a professional health and life coach, retreat leader, actor, and certified Yoga teacher with over 1,000 hours of training. Deeply rooted in Indian culture, Sanskrit, and compassionate ancient wisdom – Shazi teaches many styles of Yoga and meditation in LA, Hawai’i, and around the world: Vinyasa, Bikram, Yin, Kundalini, Yoga Nidra, and more. Shazi first discovered Yoga as a young boy while visiting his family in India, and he has been practicing Yoga since childhood. Through alchemizing Yoga, Ayurveda, Tantra, and mystical practices (from Zen, Sufism, and Kabbalah) – Shazi has helped thousands of students at Equinox, Hot 8 Yoga, and all over the world to activate the life force within and refine the mind-body-breath connection. Shazi offers Heaven On Earth retreats and events in beautiful locations all over the world to share how to attain a deeper feeling of joy and love.
MUSICAL ALCHEMIST & CEREMONIALIST)
Ruby is a singer, recording artist, music producer, DJ, and social alchemist. With a focus on taking her listeners on a journey, Ruby serves up a unique ritualistic approach to live performance. She expresses this intention through her intentional lyrics and an eclectic span of musical flavors ranging deep tribal bass to floating angelic highs. Weaving global dance music with her ethereal live vocals and interactive invitations, Ruby’s sets turn the dance floor into a ceremony.
ASTER YOGA & MEDITATION TEACHER)
Austin is a masterful Yoga & meditation teacher, and his classes are always packed with fun and laughter. After his first teacher training done on a whim, Yoga completely transformed his approach to hard situations with a sense of humor and play. Now teaching for Equinox and Alo Yoga, Austin has completed a 200hr and 300hr YTT, a 35hr sequencing module, and a prenatal certification program. He loves handstands and inversions of all kinds, and he offers special inversion workshops for both Alo and Equinox. Austin can’t wait to share his years of experience and passion for getting you upside down in the jungle!