Acceptance: The Road To Peace

Acceptance The Road To Peace

When I hear the word peace, what comes to mind is serenity, solitude and silence. I feel a quiet calmness come over me starting from the inside affirming all is well. Peace came from knowing … Read More

Asana Unlocked- What Lies Beyond Postures

When you attend a public yoga class, you normally go through a sequence of opening poses, followed by some standing poses, and then some cooling ones to close the practice. Pretty simple, right? But there’s … Read More

The 4 Aspects of the Yogi Mind

Meditation is a key part of yoga retreats here at Blue Osa. Traditional meditation techniques are part of the yoga teacher training and classes to encourage the relationship with Ahamka (the Self). The 4 Aspects … Read More

What Makes A Yogi A Yogi

what makes a yogi

Definition of yogi 1:  a person who practices yoga 2: capitalized :  an adherent of Yoga philosophy 3:  a markedly reflective or mystical person I have met a number of westerners who apply the term … Read More

Do You Want To Be Happy Or Right?

do you want to be happy or right

Happiness often conjures up different images for different people. For some it may be a day spent in front of the TV catching up on their favourite show and eating a take-away. For others it … Read More

Advice For Yoga Teachers Just Starting Out

You’ve just finished your yoga teacher training and you’re wondering whether you’re ready to start teaching yet. Maybe you’re full of confidence and eager to get going, or perhaps you’re holding back and questioning your … Read More

Five Guaranteed Ways To Become More Grounded

Five Guaranteed Ways of Becoming More Grounded Blue Osa Yoga Teacher Training Costa Rica Lara 1

By Lara Healy Uh-Oh, I’m “Un-Grounded”…But What Does That Even Mean? I had heard many yogis, including our yoga teacher, Yogi Aaron, talk about the importance of staying “grounded.” But I always wondered, “What does … Read More