Experience all Guatemala has to offer from your home base of Casa San Juan, an intimate setting ideal for either personal or group retreats. Behind the vine-filled wall, you´ll find a lush garden, an architecturally enchanting main house plus six unique, modern rooms and lofts . The friendly staff is ready to attend to your every need, ensuring that you have a comfortable and memorable stay.
Casa San Juan is located in the village of San Juan del Obispo, home to the 17th century monastery and palace of the first bishop to the Americas, Francisco Marroquin. It is a short 15 minute ride away from Antigua Guatemala, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
The Sanskrit word “Agni” has roots relating to the Latin word “ignis”, which means “ignite”. Agni thus translates to mean “that which ignites”. Serving as the body’s gastric fire, it is the catalyst for digestion and metabolism.continue reading
In our asana practice, one of the greatest gifts we can offer ourselves is working with and not against the naturally occurring alignment within our bodies. Acknowledging and honoring our innate anatomical structure is the best way to ensure a practice that lasts a lifetime - cultivating peace of mind and preserving the integrity of our bones, joints, muscles and tissues.continue reading
Ayurveda, one of humanity’s most ancient holistic healing modalities, translates as “the science or knowledge of life”. It is the sister science to Yoga and can be viewed as the “conjunction of body, mind and spirit found in Cosmic Consciousness and embracing all of Creation” (Dr. Vasant Lad).continue reading