Yoga & Shamanic Training
Yoga and Shamanic Training Nosara, Costa Rica
MARCH 7 - 21, 2020
At The Jaguar Path 14-day intensive training,
you will learn 12 shamanic tools and deepen your
Yoga practice. This is a training which will accelerate
your spiritual growth and increase your personal power.
You will learn how to clear chakras from previous trauma
and how to balance the energy body. You will learn how
to heal others through a shamanic healing session and
how to navigate your life in a whole new way! You will learn
how tow sequence a yoga class and lead a group
through a deep yoga class. Adding on the weeklong
intensive will offer you the Yoga Alliance Certification
Pick-up / Drop off to the airport of Liberia CR
Breakfast, lunch, and dinner
24/7 access to the pool and Bodhi Tree facilities
Bodhi Tree electric bus to downtown Nosara and beach trails
Does Not Include
Extra Curricular Expenses
Plan your flights
Book a round trip ticket to Liberia, Costa Rica March 7-21, 2020
Plan to arrive at the airport of Liberia, Costa Rica on March 7, 2020 any time before 2:00pm
Plan to fly out of the airport of Liberia, CR on march 21, 2020 any time after 1:00pm
Ray Crist founder of the Jaguar Path and Nina Henrikson Crist Co- Director
Teachers and presenters at Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health
Costa Rica is the perfect location to reconnect with nature to restore balance and harmony in your body, mind, and spirit.
The Jaguar Path training integrates the ancient wisdom and practices of yoga and shamanism to balance your energy field and release old wounds for optimum health and vitality.
In this 14-day training you will:
Heal yourself as you experience first-hand the Jaguar Path yoga and shamanic practices and tools.
Clearly see and release your karmic wounds - limiting beliefs, fears, disappointments, and old hurts - that have cast a shadow on your life. These shadows show up as unconscious behaviors that influence the recurring patterns in your relationships, finances, and well-being.
Discover how to access inner peace and joy that’s our true and vibrant nature.
Become an extraordinary Yoga Alliance Certified Teacher. This 14-day intensive gives you hours toward completing the 200-hour yoga teacher certification. To complete the certification an additional 5-day training is offered at Kripalu.
Awaken the healer in you as you practice the tools with other participants.
Return home initiated as a healer and shaman to offer shamanic healing sessions.
Begin 2020 with clarity, confidence, and a genuine sense of meaning and purpose to your life.
Yoga and Shamanic Training
The Seven Foundations
March 7-12, 2020
In the first five days of your training, you will learn how to clear blocked chakras, how to use feathers to smoothen the aura and how to balance the energy body. You will receive a solid foundation on the ways of the Incas, their practices as well as healing techniques. This session sets the foundations for the whole training. You will learn about the Chakana (Incan Cross), the Power Animals. You will learn how to use Rattles, Feathers, Cord Cutting knives, and you will learn how to Open Sacred Space.
Power Animals & Shamanic Journeys
March 12-16, 2020
Diving deeper into the shamanic traditions you will learn how to use the archetypes of power animals as allies, advisors, and protectors. You will study the chakra totem and explore the power animals of the Incan trilogy, Serpent ( body), Jaguar (mind) and Condor (spirit) In this session you will learn to guide others through a shamanic journey of finding one's Power Animal. From this session on you will always walk with your Power Animal to your side.
The Initiation- Becoming a Healer and Shaman
March 17-21, 2020
In our final 5 day emersion we clarify all the tools that we have learned and take a close look at how a healing session unfolds minute to minute. After this session, you will be ready, confident and empowered to offer shamanic session and to work with people who are either facing a psychological or a physical issue. You will have the tools to navigate your life like a shaman. We will end with a celebration and the certification!
Founder of the Jaguar Path.
Ray has more than 20 years of experience in yoga. An apprentice of three shamans from lineages as old as the Inca civilization and the Amazon jungle shamans.Ray has a background in Martial Arts, Reiki and currently presents workshops and teaches at Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health, Bodhi Tree Yoga Resort and the Jaguar Yoga Studio. Ray and Nina lead trainings and retreats through Peru, Costa Rica, Greece, and the Berkshires.
Nina Henrikson Crist
Co-Director of the Jaguar Path
Young Master Nina Henrikson Crist is a black belt martial arts teacher. She is the founder of Iron & Silk. She has 20 years of experience in Taoist shamanism. She is a Kripalu certified instructor and teaches at Kripalu - Center for Yoga and health. Her deep knowledge in Shaolin Kung-Fu, Tai Chi and Chi Gung shine through her teachings! Her dedicated years of practice show up in her yoga as she shares the essence of movement, breathing and being! Nina offers workshops, trainings, and retreats throughout the world.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the difference between the Jaguar Path training
and the Jaguar Path Intensive?
The flagship Jaguar Path training is held in Lenox, MA and offered one weekend/month for nine months. It covers 20 shamanic tools and the Jaguar Path Yoga training. The Jaguar Path Intensive is offered in Costa Rica in 2020 and is a 14-day training that covers 13 shamanic tools and the Jaguar Path Yoga training.
The Jaguar Path Intensive is ideal for those who don’t have the time to commit to the nine month Jaguar Path Training. The Jaguar Path Intensive offers the core teachings and practices to jump start your shamanic healing practice. In just two weeks, you'll have the training you need to add shamanic healing to your existing health and wellness practice or to start a new career.
We are so excited to bring the Jaguar Path Intensive to Costa Rica. Costa Rica is a very special and powerful place where the pristine natural beauty and culture aligns with the teachings and practice of shamanism. In Costa Rica, you'll feel a strong connection to pachamama, Mother Earth, that will accelerate your healing and transformation.
Who is the Jaguar Path Intensive training for?
The Jaguar Path is for everyone interested in healing and transforming their lives. Many of our students attend the training for personal transformation. After experiencing the tools and practices first-hand, many go on to launch a new practice.
The Jaguar Path is for those who want to offer shamanic healing sessions to their existing health and wellness practice. Holistic health and wellness professionals, yoga teachers, therapists, body workers, reiki masters, and doctors have taken the Jaguar Path trainings.
The Jaguar Path is for those called to serve and wondering what they can do. After this 14-day Jaguar Path Intensive, you’ll be certified to offer shamanic healing sessions and begin a rewarding new career.
Do you need any previous experience or knowledge to attend the Jaguar Path Intensive training?
You do not need any previous experience in shamanism, energy medicine, or yoga to enroll in the training. The ancient shamanic tools are easy to learn and practice. Bring to this training an open mind and heart, a calling to serve, and a desire to make a difference.
Is there time for additional activities while in Costa Rica?
Yes! Costa Rica has so much to offer from savoring the pristine tropical beaches, exploring nature preserves, caves, and volcanoes, to enjoying many adventure sports including horseback riding, scuba diving, surfing, zip lining, sky diving and so much more.