8 Days / 4 Nights
Max 25 people
Holistic treatmentsRestorative, invigorating, relaxing, detoxifying, the therapies at Shreyas Rejuvenation Center gently coax body and mind to a state of balance and enhance well-being. Set in the backdrop of simplistic luxury under the canopy of coconut trees, Shreyas Rejuvenation Spa offers a tranquil escape from the stresses of daily life to an oasis of calm that pampers the body, relaxes the mind and gently brings back balance in our overworked lives. Guests have the rare luxury of being cared for in a, secluded and serene environment by a dedicated staff who follow the ancient Indian tenet of “atithi devo bhava” The comfort, warmth and reassurance of touch can improve the body’s well being by stimulating its own natural healing abilities and restoring both the physical and the psychological self. Massages at the Shreyas Spa, one of India’s best known yoga boutique retreats, offer the ideal solution to the damaging effects of accumulated stress and aid in harmonizing the body and mind. Regular massage strengthens and tones the entire body system. Depending on your need, the variety of massages at Shreyas gives you the option to either stimulate or alternately calm the nervous system by easing tension, stiffness and pain leaving you with an enhanced sense of “well being”.
Other activitiesYoga asanas (Hatha & Ashtanga Yoga) Customized packages Meditation Chanting of sacred mantras Deep-relaxation sessions Body and breath awareness classes Volunteerism Community service Cooking classes Corporate social responsibility exercises Farming activities City excursions Temple tours Visits to nearby places of interest (Mysore, Belur, Halebid, Shravanabelagola)
What’s included7 nights accommodation in a Garden or Poolside Cottage, Round-trip airport transfers, Wellness consultation on arrival, Gourmet vegetarian meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) served in the dining area, Twice daily group yoga classes, Daily group chanting / sound meditation class, Use of all recreational facilities – Swimming pool, Jacuzzi, Steam, Gym, Cricket nets, library and opportunity to watch one movie per day in Home theatre along with other guests, 3 Community Exercises that involve cooking, serving & teaching or interaction with a group of Children at nearby Village Schools / Orphanage, 1 Walking tour of the villages with an introduction to village culture, living and traditions. Followed by a visit to the nearby temples, 3 Cooking classes on traditional Vegetarian Cuisine or requested Shreyas favorites, 3 Rejuvenation Massages per person, Sessions on learning local traditions and customs, such as sari draping, making of garlands, coconut palm leaf mats, rangoli drawing, making and applying henna etc., Daily Nature based activities in organic vegetable garden and nursery
What’s not includedAirfare, Visa, Travel insurance, 18% government taxes and 10% service charge, All services not listed above
Meeting pointWe offer round the clock transfers from Bangalore International Airport, which is 50 minutes from Shreyas
How to get thereBy Air: Flights to Bangalore are available from the US, Europe and from all major Indian cities. The newly opened Bengaluru International Airport is one hour away from Shreyas and is a beautiful drive through the countryside; the road by-passes the Bangalore and its chaotic traffic. Airlines: Air France, British Airways, Gulf Air, Jetstar Asia Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Malaysian Airlines, Royal Nepal Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Emirates & Sri Lankan Airlines and others. By Road: From Mysore, Belur, Halebid, Hampi, Bangalore. (35km from the city centre). By Train: To Bangalore, followed by a 1 hour drive.
Airport transfersRound trip airport transfer included in all packages of 5 nights and above.
Balasundar Iyer | Head – Yoga & Spiritual / Holistic Counseling / Meditation
Balasundar comes from an ashram background. He has spent the last 18 years learning, practicing and teaching Yoga and Meditation under many adepts and masters. He has conducted classes, courses, retreats and workshops in Yoga and Meditation for students, young adults, families and corporate sector. He has taught Yoga at many local and international schools in Bangalore and Hyderabad. He designs and facilitates instructional Hatha Yoga, Pranayama, Yoga Nidra, Trataka and Meditation sessions. He is also trained to counsel the guests in adopting appropriate lifestyle changes. Balasundar holds a masters degree - M.A in Sociology from Mysore University, India. He has also done a course on Psychological Counseling.
Ramakant Kar | Ashtanga Vinyasa Instructor
Ramakant is a Certified Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga Teacher from the Mandala Ashtanga Yogashala, Mysore, India. He has been practicising Yoga since his childhood. Since 2004, he is part of the Shreyas team and handles Group as well as Private Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga sessions. He was instrumental in bringing out the Ashtanga Vinyasa series of Yoga booklets at Shreyas.
Rita Boro | Hatha Yoga Instructor
Rita is a Sivananda Yoga Trained Teacher and has been teaching Hatha Yoga at Shreyas since 2010. She has been a practitioner of Yoga since 10 years. She also manages our organic garden.
Manikanta | Hatha Yoga Instructor
Manikanta is a Certified Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga Teacher from the Mandala Ashtanga Yogashala, Mysore, India. He has also learnt Hatha and Power Yoga and has been practicing Yoga since 5 years. He has been teaching Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga at Shreyas since 2010. He is also a trained Ayurvedic and Rejuvenation Massage Therapist.
Rucha Sukhramani | Meditation and Yoga instructor
Rucha has done her Bachelors in Physical Education with a major in Yoga from LNIPE, Gwalior, India in 1996, and then furthered her studies of Hatha Yoga and Yoga Therapy from Sri Vivekananda Yoga Anusandana (SVYASA), Bangalore in 1996. She maintains a dedicated practice and continues to study Hatha Yoga, spiritual processes and Indian scriptures like Bhagavad Gita under the guidance of her spiritual teacher, Sri Shankar Narayan. Since the inception in 2004, she is part of Shreyas and was instrumental in setting up the Yoga and Wellness team. She designs and facilitates instructional Hatha Yoga, Pranayama, Yoga Nidra, Trataka and Meditation sessions. She is also trained in Yoga therapy and counsels the guests in adopting appropriate lifestyle changes. Earlier to her stint at Shreyas, she was a responsible for setting up the Yoga Center in Manipal Hospital, in Bangalore, India. She worked there as a therapist, teaching Asanas, Pranayama and Meditation techniques for managing and preventing ailments like Asthma, Diabetes, Hypertension, Backache, Arthritis etc.