Yoga Retreat


Come Back to Your Self:
Yoga and Meditation Retreat

March 2-4, 2018
at the beautiful Kashi Ashram
in Sebastian, Florida

Kashi Ashram

This retreat is your opportunity to make time to immerse yourself in yoga and meditation in a serene environment. This retreat uses the energy of the full moon and the renewal of Spring to support your personal growth. Our goal is to create an atmosphere of acceptance and compassion that will bring you back to yourself and deepen your sense of awareness. Expand your heart, free your mind and cultivate stillness on this peaceful wellness retreat.

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Dining HallThis retreat includes:

  • guided morning asana practices and meditation suitable for all levels
  • special yoga classes including restorative yoga and massage experience and a unique practice on the full moon. This will feature our guest speaker Kelly Lowe, professional astrologer and author.
  • various meditation opportunities including a labyrinth walk
  • an introduction to acupuncture
  • chakra immersion practice and meditation
  • semi-private or private rooms
  • freshly prepared, truly delicious, vegetarian meals from Friday dinner through Sunday lunch

Click here for detailed itinerary

Krista Ghaffarian


Krista is a Register Yoga Teacher who has made it her life's work to share the practice of yoga with others. Her journey to yoga began in 2001 as a certified group fitness instructor through AFAA. She absolutely loved teaching and sharing the benefits of a healthy lifestyle with others. As she strived to find other ways to support people in their own road to wellness she became a certified personal trainer through ISSA. Through personal study and practice, Krista ultimately found her passion in teaching Yoga. Krista has been teaching Yoga since 2004 and received her Kripalu Yoga 200-hour teacher training through Discovery Yoga in St. Augustine in 2008. Most recently, she received her Level 1 Qigong teaching certification through the Supreme Science Center. Krista's teaching style is strongly aligned with the Kripalu teaching of compassion and awareness. She loves working with beginners and teaching gentler classes where the focus is on getting to know oneself.

Gina Bushelon

Gina Bushelon is the Owner and Practitioner of Natural Healthcare of Florida.  She has been in practice as a Doctor of Oriental Medicine, Acupuncture Physician and Licensed Massage Therapist for over 15 years.  Gina obtained her B.S. in Human Development and Family Studies from Cornell University and she earned her diploma in Massage Thereapy from the National Holistic Institute.  In 1999, she graduated with a M.S. from the New England School of Acupuncture and became licensed in Traditional Chinese Medicine.  More recently, Gina received her Teachers Training Certificate for Yoga Instruction. Gina has dedicated herself to treating her clients and at the same time educating them about the issues affecting their quality of life.

Kelly Lowe


Kelly Lowe is an astrological counselor, teacher and newly published author of An Astrologer's Journey. Her expertise lies in helping her clients understand themselves better and cope with difficult cycles in their life. Timing is everything, and the use of astrology can be instrumental in selecting the right time to accomplish your goals.

She has been studying and practicing astrology for over 30 years. She has taught astrology at Seminole State College, Daytona Beach State College and studied ancient astrology on the Greek Isle of Kos.

PERSONAL ASTROLOGY READINGS with Kelly Kelly will be available for mini readings throughout the weekend. Readings will be $20 for 15 minutes. If you are interested in scheduling a reading contact Kelly at Readings can also be booked on site that weekend.


This entire weekend begins at only $375. Rates vary based on room options and registration date
Room Option**
Early registration with $100 deposit by Dec. 10th*
Early registration with $100 deposit by Jan. 10th*
Early registration with $100 deposit by Feb. 10th*
Registration after Feb. 10th paid in full
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Simi-Private Room with shared bath
Semi Private Room Pre-registration date

Private Room with shared bath (limited availability)

Private Room with private bath (limited availability)
Double Room as Private Room with shared bath
Private Room Shared Bath Pre-registration date

*The $100 deposit is non-refundable and to be paid in full by February 19th, 2018.

**Our goal is to house all guests in the Shirdi House which offers a nice community environment. As a result there is limited availablity for private rooms. Please sign up early to ensure you are able to get the room you request.

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Kashi Ashram, Sister to the Holy City in India, is steeped in traditions that for 35 years have been celebrated with the deepest devotion and prayer. Her Temples and Shrines represent all religions and all ways of worship. Her arms are open wide, welcoming people from all walks of life and circumstances to share and find refuge in love and devotion. Click here to visit their website.



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