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Sri Lanka Retreat
Thambapanni Retreat
Meeting Bench
A Sri Lankan Welcome
Welcome
Thambapanni Yoga Shala
Louise & Ranjan
Louise & Ranjan
Kundalini Class with Louise
Hatha Yoga with Ranjan
Louise & Ranjan Planning
Hatha Yoga with Ranjan
Retreat Photo Shoot
Hatha Yoga with Ranjan
Relaxation with Ranjan
Retreat Photo Shoot
Kundalini Class with Louise
Retreat Photo Shoot
Kundalini Class with Louise
Retreat Photo Shoot
Kundalini with Louise
Ranjan's Hatha Yoga
Hatha Yoga with Ranjan
Crow Posture
Waiting for Teacher
Meditation
Savasana
Breakfast feast
Eating with Hands
Breakfast Fruit
Clay Pots
Coconut shell spoons
Banana & curd
Ayurvedic Lunch
Cookery Class with Karuna
Cookery Class with Karuna
Cookery Class with Karuna
Cookery Class with Karuna
Cookery Class with Karuna
Cookery Class with Karuna
Cookery Class with Karuna
Cookery Class with Karuna
Sri Lankan food
Cookery Class
Cookery Class
Cookery Class
Cookery Class with Karuna
Buying Spices
Temple Flowers
Peace Pagoda temple
Peace Pagoda Temple
Peace Pagoda Temple
Peace Pagoda Temple
Peace Pagoda Temple
Peace Pagoda Temple
Peace Pagoda Temple
Peace Pagoda Meditation
Feeling Alive
Peace Pagoda
Boat Trip
Boat Trip
Grinding cinnamon
Grinding Cinnamon
Making cinnamon
On Cinnamon Island
Your Retreat Guides
Cinnamon Island
Cinnamon Island
Cinnamon island
Temple Visit day
Sri Lanka retreat Temple visit
Reverend Chandimar Temple Visit
Reverend Chandimar Temple Visit
Reverend Chandimar Temple Visit
Reverend Chandimar Temple Visit
Reverend Chandimar Temple Visit
Reverend Chandimar temple visit
Reverend Chandimar Temple Visit
Reverend Chandimar Temple Visit
Reverend Chandimar's Birthday
Reverend Chandimar's Temple Visit
Watsu
Watsu
Watsu
Watsu
Watsu Sri Lanka Yoga retreat
Watsu
Watsu
Watsu
Thambapanni Pool
Thambapanni Pool
Poolside Fruit
Wijaya Beach
Thambapanni Pool
Trip to Galle Fort
Trip to Galle Fort
Visit to the Turtle Sanctuary
Visit to the Turtle Sanctuary
Swimming with the turtles
Sri Lanka retreat seaside
Unawatuna beach
Thambapanni at night
Thambapanni Bedroom
Thambapanni bedroom
Thambapanni bedroom
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Ayurveda treatment
Ayurvedic treatment with Ranjan
King Coconut
King Coconut
Street side Fruit seller
Waterfalls
Temple
Sri Lanka tuk-tuk
Sunset with Louise
Sunset meditation
End of retreat Gift
Wandering cows
Retreat smiles
River trip
Sri Lanka retreat alms giving
Friends
Sri Lanka Retreat Smiles
Sri Lanka retreat Yoga fun
A Sri Lankan farewell

"Highly recommend this retreat! Such a phenomenal experience and investment in myself. This program was so carefully crafted and arrived at the perfect time to up my game of self-care. When I came back I found I was more tuned in and confident ....I'm such a work in progress but through Louise & Ranjan's carefully crafted programme it worked its magic. So much love and gratitude for you both." 

Lou d'Allura. July 2018

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  • To change old habits and patterns that are no longer serving you

  • To feel rejuvenated and energised

  • To connect to your Self and feel free to be yourself

  • To feel more relaxed and refreshed than you’ve ever been

  • To connect with nature and yourself by disconnecting from expected routines

  • To find a place where you can restore clarity of mind and heart

  • To de-stress and de-clutter your mind

  • To heal and recuperate 

 

Then read on…..

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Full Description of your Retreat 
10 Night Heart-Awakening Ayurvedic/Yoga Retreats in Unawatuna, Sri Lanka (£1700 pp)

1st  - 10th April 2022

4th - 13th July 2022

18th - 27th July 2022

3rd - 12th December 2022

These retreats are a healing, transformational ten days of cleansing your mind and body from its old habits and patterns. They are intimate, personal and adapted to your healing needs. Ranjan and Louise adapt their course of yoga, Ayurvedic treatments and meals to suit each individuals requirements, resulting in wonderful healing benefits for every participant.
The blend of Kundalini kriyas, meditations, mantra, Hatha Asanas and personalised Ayurvedic treatments, subtly move you closer to your heart, to your Self, away from fear towards love. Stresses, tensions, old patterns and pains are released, boosting confidence, self-worth and self-love, allowing an overflowing of joy. These are feel-good retreats - each day bringing more letting go, more fun and more connection to what really matters.

If you are experiencing grief, loss of any sort, relationship issues or difficulties, general communication and emotional problems, this retreat could also be exactly what you need at this time to assist with recovery.

The process is gentle and compassionate, personal and guided, tailored to suit you and your healing needs. You will be held and supported in loving and professional hands in this sacred and safe retreat space.  

I had the most magical time here. I feel like a new person. So much more peace in my heart, and I feel more steady with so much more energy. xx

Anna Shawe December 2021

Peace Pagoda Visit
Yoga shala in Sri Lanka

Words can't express the deep gratitude I have for this dynamic teaching duo. The way you have crafted this retreat Louise and allowed Sri Lanka to work its magic has been truly serendipitous and transformational. My heart is full of love, laughter and joy.

Lou d'Allura July 2018

Ayurvedic treatment Sri Lanka with Ranjan de Alwis - Shirodhara

What a fabulous adventure it turned out to be. A magical experience that will stay with me forever. Thank you Louise and thank you to Ranjan who made "you're kidding me" advanced yoga postures good fun and doable...'ish'.  The generosity of spirit shown by everyone made the trip magical. Ayubowan.

Jackie Chilvers July 2019

Awesome retreat!!! I knew it was going to be good but it exceeded my expectations...... I never felt so good. Louise's teaching alongside Ranjan's Ayurvedic treatments thoroughly rewired body and soul. They are the healing dream team! Wonderful experience. Would highly recommend.

Asha December 2019

Watsu water bodywork treatment with Louise Luiggi in Sri Lankain
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Your Daily Schedule
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Food
Ayurvedic Buffet Lunch
Eating with hands Sri Lankan style
Food plays a very important role in our Retreats. All healing begins with a correct diet for your body-type and a regular meal-time routine, which is why all food is included in the price of your retreat. Each meal is carefully selected by our Ayurvedic expert, Ranjan to bring the maximum benefit to each person. 

copious buffet style breakfast is served daily, with fresh juices, Ayurvedic herbal tea, local fruit platters, traditional Sri Lankan Ayurvedic breakfast. This is an important meal. After three hours of yoga you require energy and good nutrition to sustain you for the day ahead. Time is spent eating, digesting and being grateful for the delicious food. We also encourage eating with hands, not cutlery, the Sri Lankan way, as this slows you down and connects you more deeply with the flavours and the food.
Exotic fruits for breakfast
The meals are mainly vegetarian, but occasionally  chicken or fish will be offered. Lunch, like breakfast, is also a substantial meal and again time is spent around the table together, with Ranjan on hand to explain the dishes. 

 

Dinner is a lighter meal, maybe a soup with some boiled vegetables and grilled fresh fish. Occasionally Ranjan treats us to some traditional Sri Lankan sweet delights - pancakes, curd and honey (my favourite!) and of course lots of exotic fruits!
This is not about "dieting" by reducing the amount you eat - you will most definitely not be hungry - this is about showing you how to eat correctly, at the right times , and to feel the difference in your body weight, and most importantly in your energy levels.
Learning to cook these delicious meals is not only an essential part of the retreat, but enormous fun with wonderful Karuna!
Cookery class with Karuna
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What Makes Our Retreats Special?
Our Sri Lankan retreats feel very special thanks to the cosy, intimate hotel where you instantly feel at ease, at home, free to wander in bare feet on the immaculate brushed concrete and tiles, share smiles and stories with staff... from groundsmen to reception... just like family.

And when you are at ease, relaxation flows. The yoga shala, open to the sounds and sights of Sri Lankan wildlife, provides a sacred, special and secure space to let go and begin your transformative journey.

All our treatments are both healing and unique. The Ayurvedic massages are given by Ranjan who understands and feels everyone's energy and healing requirements, without anyone having to say a word! You will never have received such deep care or felt such profound healing than with Ranjan's magical touch. You are cared for in a treatment room built into the rock, a therapeutic space naturally infused with the heady scents of herbal oils, caressed with the delights of jasmine.

Sri Lankan Yoga Shala
Watsu Water Therapy
Watsu water therapy with Louise is particularly unique and profoundly healing, deepening your ability to relax and let go, to trust and hand over control, releasing both physical and emotional blocks, deeply enhancing your meditative and spiritual experience during the retreat.

 

The Retreat is hidden away and quiet, surrounded by nature, and yet walking distance from the lively, trading activity of Unawatuna, its restaurants, cafes and long, sandy beach.
This place is special... it draws you in, wraps you up in something magical... something that lingers on in your heart and pulls you back again and again.

Why not join Ranjan and Louise in experiencing for yourself the transformative warmth of this very special place? 
Unawatuna beach
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Summary
10-night Heart-Awakening Healing Yoga Retreats in Sri Lanka with Louise Luiggi & Ranjan de Alwis
£1700 per person  

Friday 1st April - Sunday 10th April 2022

Arrange flight arrival to begin retreat on 1st April and to depart on Monday 11th April

Monday 4th July  - Wednesday 13th July 2022

Arrange flight arrival to begin retreat on 4th July and to depart on Thursday 14th July

Monday 18th July - Wednesday 27th July 2022

Arrange flight arrival to begin retreat on 18th July and to depart on Thursday 28th July

Friday 3rd December - Sunday 12th December 2022

Arrange flight arrival to begin retreat on 3rd December and to depart on Monday 13th December

YOUR RETREAT PRICE INCLUDES:

Private room accommodation at a 4 star Hotel located in South West Sri Lanka, 5 minutes walk from a sandy beach. En suite bathrooms, air-conditioning, mosquito nets, free wifi, mini bar, daily supply of mineral water.

  • Breakfast, lunch & dinner - Ayurvedic meals to suit your body-type, menus compiled and overseen by Ranjan

  • Louise's Kundalini yoga: 6.30am - 8am morning practice, 6pm - 6.45pm evening meditation with Louise.

  • Hatha Yoga with Ranjan: 8am-9.30am

  • Watsu water therapy

  • Daily Ayurvedic Treatments - including all herbal remedies

  • Swimming pool, towels & loungers

  • Use of sister hotel facilities, including pools and private beach

  • Karuna's market shopping and Sri Lankan cookery course

  • Buddhist Temple Visit with Reverend Chandimar

  • Airport Transfer from and to Colombo CMB (100 miles) 

  • Personal programme and recommendations at end of retreat.

YOUR RETREAT PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE:

  • Flights to Colombo CMB

  • Visa

  • Additional Excursions (eg: Safari day, Whale watching, Tea Plantation) 

  • Additional Ayurvedic treatments

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What Next?

If you are ready to begin your Sri Lankan Retreat experience, simply click on Book Now below, and follow the instructions to pay a £350 deposit. This will secure your place.

Please do not hesitate to contact me directly with any questions :

louiseluiggi@immortelleyoga.com

or call to have a chat, 07815 823155

Maybe you would like to speak with someone who has been on one of our retreats. Let us know and we will connect you.