Yoga, Sound & Singing Retreats

Karma Waters is pleased to offer (in collaboration with hosts Trixi Field & Bhanu), a number of yoga, sound, meditation and singing retreats on board Canal narrowboat Layla. The accommodation allows for 4 persons, based on two double beds or one double and one twin arrangement – ideally couples or good friends. Nutritious food will be provided by your hosts, and we welcome any special dietary requirements.

Trixi is a singer, voice workshop facilitator, pianist, author & composer and regularly runs voice workshops in the UK and abroad. She is a member of the Natural Voice Practitioners Network and a tutor for the College of Sound Healing. Her voice workshops count as an additional module for the college courses. In addition, Trixi is a qualified Dru yoga teacher and teaches in Shropshire and abroad during International retreats.

Bhanu is a yoga teacher, qi gong teacher, colour and sound therapist and uses instruments, such as Tibetan singing bowls, gongs, crystal singing bowls, percussive instruments and tuning forks. He runs yoga classes in Ellesmere and Whitchurch in Shropshire along with yoga, qi gong and sound workshops, soundbaths, gongbaths, 1-1 therapies and retreats in Shropshire, Dorset and abroad. Bhanu loves to help others and invites you to join him on his journey as he spreads the awareness of yoga, qi gong, colour and sound.

FLOATING VOICES RETREAT (Mayday weekend – Friday 28th April to Mon 1st May 2017)

A song & meditation retreat aboard the graceful “Layla” whilst cruising along the Shropshire and/or Llangollen canals. This course counts as the additional module requirement for students on the College of Sound Healing Practitioner’s Course. Please let Trixi know if you require certification upon completing the module.

The retreat weekend will include a cruise from Whixall Marina, via Ellesmere and over the Chirk and Pontcysyllte Aqueducts (World Heritage site) and return back to Whixall, a distance of 42 miles and negotiating 2 locks and liftbridges in each direction. The boat will be skippered by Bhanu and you are welcome, dependent on course tuition times, to help out with the boat handling and lock negotiation, or if you wish, to stroll alongside enjoying the country air and beautiful canal scenery.

Times: Friday afternoon start, 3 nights aboard, Monday lunchtime end.

Cost: £330 per person full board and with all tuition and materials provided.  Alternatively -group booking of all 4 spaces – special rate of £300 per person.