Okreblue Seaside Yoga Retreat Center in Paros, is the most authentic Yoga Retreat Center in Greece, is the most ideal space for yoga retreats, yoga holidays and yoga teacher trainings.
Okreblue was created for like-minded people to gather and practice and share.Angelo and Sasy have built Okreblue Yoga Retreat center with love and care, slowly expanded only to fulfill their guests’ needs.
Coming to Okreblue you really get the essence of arriving to someone’s home, feeling the warmth of true and authentic welcome. The 2 spacious, beautiful hand-made outdoor shalas, the rooms, the lounge-restaurant and of course the amazing Filizi beach are just a few meters away from each other. Coming here you don’t need to look for more, you have everything at your doorstep.
What makes Okreblue more special, is the organic home grown vegetables that are used for the delicious meals at Caretta restaurant-lounge (Okreblue’s restaurant). Home-made gluten – free bread, organic honey, home organic olive oil are just a few of the delicacies that are served or sold here. All of the ingredients are carefully collected from local Paros producers or from all over Greece.
Choose your retreat with one of the international yoga teachers that hold their retreats/teacher trainings here, or come to attend everyday yoga classes with Sasy, enjoy the hearty food and the beach.
Aegean Air is the company that flys from Athens to Paros so far. Make sure you book your tickets well in advance because it’s difficult to find availability during the summer months. You can also come via boat from Athens. When you are in Paros, you can either catch the bus from Parikia (port of Paros) to Naousa and then a taxi to Okreblue, or a taxi straight to Okreblue.
This curriculum includes a unique blend of alignment based vinyasa flow, a solid foundation in Hatha Yoga and 200 hours of instruction offered within a therapeutic framework.
The instruction will cover a wide range of Yoga techniques including Yoga postures, anatomy, relaxation, breath awareness, pranayama, meditations to calm the mind, contemplations to transform limiting tendencies into life affirming thought patterns, and the application of clear principles of alignment to create safety, balance and freedom in Yoga poses.
Students explore concepts from Ayurveda, the Upanishads, Patanjali and the Chakra System as frameworks for the application of Yoga as a journey towards radiant health and wellbeing.
The asana emphasis includes both level one/two alignment based vinyasa flow sequencing as well as gentler and restorative variations.
Expect to practice asana from all category of poses including standing poses, hip openers, forward bends, backward bends, twists, inversions, balancing supine, seated and prone.
Modifications for all levels of practitioners are provided and all levels of abilities are welcome to attend.
Rather than offer standard sequencing or rigid methodologies, students are exposed to frameworks that inspire each trainee to adapt the practices, awaken their creativity and find their own authentic voice as a teacher.
Graduates of this program feel empowered to teach a variety of Yoga class types, including: all levels vinyasa Yoga, alignment-based classes, Yoga foundations, senior, gentle, and restorative.
The training includes your room, two meals per day (brunch/dinner), yoga teacher training tuition, and a comprehensive Yoga Teacher Training Manual.