What do you need to know about the Shamanic Snuff ?

The Shamanic Snuff, also known as ´Rappé´ This medicine is a type of tobacco made with severals Amazonian plants, the scientific name of this tobacco is ´Nicotiana Rustica´. Back to the time of the Incas, this healing practice was used … Read More

Pura Vida is the Essence of The Goddess Garden

It’s Everywhere! Everywhere you walk or explore in Costa Rica you will hear the words, Pura Vida. From the first time you hear it, it becomes more and more frequent until you realize everyone in this little country says it … Read More

Breath Guidelines for Asana

Breath Guidelines for All Poses   Inhalation should be performed when: Opening, unfolding, or expanding the outer body Lengthening and extending the spine Opening the arms to the sides or overhead Coming out of forward bends or lateral standing poses … Read More

Main Elements of the Natural Breath

Main Elements of the Natural Breath Inhalation During inhalation, the following movements and actions occur in the body. · The diaphragm flattens and descends causing the abdominal organs to push down and distend the belly. · The pelvic floor descends, … Read More

The Breath as the Essence of Action

The breath is used in an asana as the medium of a yogi’s spirit and Attitude. It serves as the bridge between Attitude and the dynamic symmetry of Alignment. The breath interweaves the threads of one’s intention into the fibers … Read More

Jungle Bathing – Japanese Art of “Forest Bathing” at Goddess Garden

by C Kali Aitken Unfold in the presence of nature…. You are immersed in the jungle during your entire time at The Goddess Garden.  You have an opportunity to forest / jungle bath several times each day and the benefits … Read More

Yoga and Art

by C Kali Aitken The notion of art as a means to express our relationship with the divine is as ancient as the first people that walked the Earth. From cave paintings to Bach, man has always felt moved to … Read More

5 Life-Changing Ayurvedic Spa Treatments You Need to Know About Today

So, you’ve booked your yoga vacation to Costa Rica! You’re ready for a week of peace, relaxation and self-care so you can return home fresh, balanced and inspired. You’ll get regular sessions of yoga and meditation, healthy meals every day, … Read More

Ayurveda: What Everybody Needs to Know About This Ancient Healing Technique

Ayurveda is a term that gets used a lot in the yogic community. It is a multi-faceted concept that can sometimes be difficult to absorb and apply to our own lives. This handy guide will help bring light to the … Read More

GODDESS GARDEN CONFERENCE CENTER

The conference room is designed for a 100 souls to enjoy the spectacular view of the rainforest. It has a stage for artists or speakers to perform. We offer the newest audio and video system. For your comfort, it is … Read More