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Let the light in: A Yoga Retreat in Mexico with Jared McCann

April 9th - 15th, 2017

About the Retreat

Join international yoga teacher and world asana champion Jared McCann for a 6 day yoga retreat held in Mexico’s beautiful Maya Riviera. This retreat is designed to deepen each individual’s physical, mental, and spiritual yoga practice. The 6 day yoga immersion will offer students a holistic yoga experience that includes vigorous and fun asana practice, meditation, daily satsang, and chakra immersion.

Each day, Jared will showcase tips and techniques aiming to improve students twists, forward folds, inversions, backbends, and arm balances. Jared will also share his own meditation, pranayama, and kriya practice, which are designed to open major Chakras and energy channels; this allows practitioners to come into greater body awareness and balance.

Jared and his staff offer each practitioner personal one on one attention during their stay. He and his teachers take relationships with their students seriously and enjoy spending time with them so that they may help deepen their practice and yoga journey. Beginners and seasoned practitioners are welcome!

What’s included:

  • Jared McCann Yoga Classes (Signature JM Vinyasa and Hatha classes)
  • Kriya, Pranayama, and Meditation Practice
  • Daily Satsang
  • Specialized classes designed to open major Chakras (energy channels in the body)
  • Inversion Workshop
  • Backbending Workshop
  • Daily breakfasts
  • 4 healthy vegetarian dinners with vegan and gluten free options
  • Luxury accommodations
  • Transportation to and from Cancun (CUN) airport
  • 1Wifi

What’s not included:

  • Airfare
  • Lunches
  • Additional excursions (prices vary deepening on excursion type)
  • Spa and Body Treatments
  • Alcohol
  • Travel insurance (recommended)/Travel Visas
  • Gratuities

Daily Schedule:

Sunday April 9, 2017
3pm: Check-in
4:00pm – 6:15pm: Welcome Circle & Asana Class
6:30pm – 8pm: Dinner
8:15pm – 9:15pm: Evening Satsang for Chakras 1,2, and 3.

Monday April 10, 2017
7am – 10am: Asana, Kriya, Meditation, Pranayama Practice
10:15 – 11:15: Breakfast
Afternoon free time & lunch
4pm – 6:15pm: Backbending Worshop
6:30pm – 8pm: Dinner
8:15pm – 9:15pm: Evening Satsang for Chakras 4,5,6 & 7.

Tuesday April 11, 2017
7am – 10am: Asana, Kriya, Meditation, Pranayama Practice
10:15 – 11:15: Breakfast
Group Excursion to Taltum Ancient Ruins ($60/per person) & lunch on your own
6:30pm – 8pm: Dinner
8:15pm – 9:15pm: Evening Satsang for the heart.

Wednesday April 12, 2017
7am – 10am: Asana, Kriya, Meditation, Pranayama Practice
10:15 – 11:15: Breakfast
Afternoon free time & lunch
4pm – 6:15pm: Inversion Workshop
6:30pm – 8pm: Dinner
8:15pm – 9:15pm: Evening Satsang: Psychic Development.

Thursday April 13, 2017
7am – 10am: Asana, Kriya, Meditation, Pranayama Practice
10:15 – 11:15 Breakfast
Group Excursion to Hike the Botanical Gardens ($20/per person) & lunch on your own
6:30pm – 8pm: Dinner
8:15pm – 9:15pm: Evening Satsang for the Shakti healing

Friday April 14, 2017
7am – 10am: Asana, Kriya, Meditation, Pranayama Practice
10:15 – 11:15: Breakfast
Group Excursion to Hike the Botanical Gardens ($20/per person) & lunch on your own
6:30pm – 8pm: Dinner
8:15pm – 10:00pm: Evening Satsang & Closing Circle

***Students check out the next day: 11am Sat. April 15, 2017***

About Jared McCann

Jared-McCannJared McCann is an international yoga teacher and holds an advanced E-RYT 500 designation. He is the two time national and 2013 world asana champion. Jared has studied yoga extensively with Dharma Mittra, Anna Forrest, and Mary Jarvis. He has decades of practice in Ashtanga, Bikram, Dharma, Forrest, and Iyengar yoga combining all disciplines together in his vinyasa series. He continually studies new and old traditions and implements them to both his practice and teachings.

Jared believes that yoga is a powerful tool which assists human progress, allowing each individual to peel off layers of their “identities” in order to uncover their own true nature. He believes that through yoga, practitioners feel part of something larger than themselves, and are better able to see their own divine place in the universe.

Jared is the founder of Lighthouse Yoga School in Brooklyn, New York. He loves his students and leads retreats, workshops, and teacher trainings year round. You can find Jared teaching classes at home and across the globe at www.jaredmccannyoga.com and on his Instagram @wearejared.

About Casa Om

Casa Om is located in Puerto Morelos, Mexico, a dreamy tropical paradise in the Maya Riviera. This beach town is quiet and relaxing, but also offers exciting activities that include snorkeling in the town’s famous coral reefs, hiking in nearby forests, and exploring ruins. Local restaurants, shops, and bars are scattered through the town for optional entertainment during the week. For more information visit Casa Om’s website by clicking here.

Accomodation

Casa Om has 10 beautiful bedrooms and bathrooms, a spacious and well equipped yoga room, swimming pool, a rooftop dining area and 2 kitchens. Bedrooms can set for either single or double occupancy, and have either a private bathroom or a bathroom shared between two rooms. Casa Om also has a new dorm that sleeps up to 6 people in bunk beds.

The rooms at Casa Om are comfortable and beautifully designed with air conditioning and fans. Drinking water and wifi are provided. Casa Om sleeps 24 and is across the street from the beach.

Cuisine

At Casa Om we run a full gourmet vegetarian kitchen. We offer extensive Mexican, Thai, New American, and Lebanese food options. Visitors love our fresh juices and smoothies. All dishes are prepared with a healthy yogic lifestyle in mind. We love to make gluten free and vegan meals as well. Please let us know how we can accommodate any request.

Our head chef, Eduardo “Yayo” Gomez, is a former restaurateur; he brings more than 10 years of professional cooking experience to Casa Om. He is passionate about food and his cooking classes are a favorite amongst our visitors. Those passionate about cuisine will find a like-minded soul.

Travel

Please fly into Cancun International Airport (CUN)

Once you have booked your ticket, please email your flight itinerary to info@casaom.com

We are located at 9 mza 26 sm 02 avenue javier rojo gomez, Puerto Morelos, Quintana Roo Mexico.

You can get driving directions here http://casaom.com/index.php/travel/

Activites

Go Diving or Snorkeling
Puerto Morelos is meters away from one of the largest coral reefs in the world. Take a morning or afternoon to explore the reefs with a guide and see colorful fish, coral, and maybe even a sea turtle!

Visit a Ceynote
Explore an underwater cave in the Mayan jungle! These caves of groundwater are hundreds of feet deep and full of crystal clear water. Take a zip line over them for a once in a lifetime experience!

Have a Spa Treatment:
Relax and refresh yourself with a spa treatment right at Casa Om! Our in-house massage therapist can provide a relaxing massage or Ayurvedic treatment – a great compliment to a yoga retreat for a total body blissful experience!

Explore Playa del Carmen:
Take a shopping trip, have a great meal, or just enjoy people watching on a trip to Playa del Carmen. This is a fun tourist spot where you can shop for anything from cheap souvenirs to boutique items.

Register

Bunk Room $1,799.00 (sleeps 6)

Double Room Shared Bathroom $1,995.00

Single Room Shared Bathroom $2,295.00

Double Room Private Bathroom $2,095.00

Single Room Private Bathroom $2,495.00

Register

If you have any questions about the retreat, please email info@casaom.com or call 703-409-9446