Mother India Retreat

Mother India Retreat

with kaya

Experience a transformative eight day Yoga and Meditation Retreat in North Goa, India

8-15 April 2025

registration now open

Mother India Retreat

with kaya

Experience a transformative eight day Yoga and Meditation Retreat in North Goa, India

8-15 April 2025

registration now open

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Experience a transformative eight day Yoga and Meditation Retreat in North Goa, India, led by Kaya Slater, a seasoned Senior Yoga Teacher, Teacher Trainer, Meditation Teacher, Mentor and experienced Retreat facilitator, from the 8th to the 15th of April 2025.

Treat yourself to a whole week of Yoga, Meditation and deep Soul- Connection in the serene surroundings of North Goa. Participate in a rejuvenating journey of self-discovery, transformation, and spiritual growth with experienced Retreat facilitator Kaya Slater.

Embark on a holistic yoga, meditation, and Sacred Practice retreat that combines the traditional ancient practices of yoga, meditation and ancient ritual, with modern day wellness techniques, somatic practices, and playful movement.

Each day will be filled with guided yoga sessions, ancient ritual, meditation, spiritual practice, ceremony, and workshops, designed to deepen your practice and enhance your well-being.

We will explore the local sites, and enrich our Souls by exploring local temples, churches, Sacred Sites, local markets, spice plantations, receiving Ayurvedic treatments, taking part in Indian cookery classes, and immersing ourselves in all that the beautiful local area has to offer.

It is a gift to practice Yoga in the tranquil ambiance of North Goa, surrounded by lush greenery, Indian skies with the most stunning sunsets and sunrises, the sound of the ocean, and inviting nature all around.

The beauty of the Indian Ocean and the bright red/ pink sun in the sky in North Goa creates a mesmerizing backdrop for practicing Yoga and Meditation. There could not be a more beautiful spot for us to practice together. The serene waters of the Indian Ocean reflect the tranquility and vastness of the practice, while the warm sun illuminates the sky, symbolizing enlightenment and vitality.

about this retreat

Join us for an unforgettable experience that will leave you feeling refreshed, rejuvenated, and deeply connected to your heart and to the heart of Mother India.


8-15 April 2025
8 Days | 7 Nights


Nalanda Retreat
Mandrem Beach 403527
Goa India

Retreat Schedule


↠ 6:30 AM – 7:00 AM- Morning Meditation

↠ 7.00 AM – 9AM- Morning Yoga Practice

↠ 9:30 AM- Breakfast


↠ Excursions and Trips to Local Sites

↠ Guided Excursions or Trips to Local Sites, free time, local activities


↠ 4:00 PM – 6PM Evening Yoga Practice

↠ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM Meditation , Chanting Mantras and Kirtan, dance

↠ 7/730 PM Dinner

🙌 We will share a delicious breakfast and dinner together each day from the nourishing in-house restaurant, which caters to all needs and prides itself on healthy delicious and satisfying food.

Practicing Yoga in India – Why?

India, known as the motherland of yoga and meditation, holds profound significance for practitioners seeking to deepen their understanding and experience of these ancient practices. Here are some key reasons why practicing yoga in India is highly valued:

💫 Roots of Yoga- Yoga originated in India developed by ancient monks and sages for mental emotional and physical well-being, meditative purposes, and profound spiritual growth. Practising Yoga in its birthplace allows practitioners to learn from the authentic source, delving into the rich philosophy and teachings deeply embedded in Indian culture.

💫 Cultural Immersion- Practicing yoga in India offers a unique opportunity to immerse oneself in the culture that birthed this transformative practice. Practising Yoga in the motherland , India, encourages students to integrate Yogic principles beyond physical postures, enriching their practice on and off the mat and allowing for deeper understanding of Yoga as a way of life.

💫 Community and Diversity- India attracts a diverse international community of yoga enthusiasts, fostering an environment where like-minded individuals from around the world come together to learn and grow. This cultural exchange enhances the learning experience and creates lasting friendships that transcend borders.

💫 Spiritual Development – experiencing and practising Yoga in India often marks a significant turning point for many individuals, sparking a journey of self-discovery and personal growth. The teachings of yoga in India ignite a process of self-development, A deep Soul awakening, encouraging more profound self reflection and transformation of the mind, body and spirit.

Practicing Yoga in India not only deepens one’s understanding of this ancient practice but also offers a transformative journey of self-discovery, cultural immersion, and spiritual growth rooted in the rich traditions of the motherland of yoga.

Retreats in India with Kaya – Why?

Choosing to go on a retreat with Kaya in India is a remarkable decision, especially considering her deep connection to the country, roots, heritage, and extensive experience studying yoga over the years.

Here are compelling reasons why this choice is exceptional:

🙌 Expertise and Experience- With over 25 years of experience in the industry, Kaya Slater brings a wealth of knowledge, wisdom, and expertise to guide participants on a profound journey of self-discovery through Yoga, Meditation and Sacred Practice . Her extensive experience ensures that you receive top-notch guidance and support throughout the retreat.

🙌 Personalized Guidance- Kaya’s level of experience and background as a transformational holistic health coach allows her to offer personalized guidance tailored to individual needs. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced practitioner, Kaya’s approach is inclusive, supportive, and focused on helping each participant to connect to their best experience, she is a natural space holder, and running, amazingly successful Retreat is one of her superpowers!

🙌 Holistic Approach- The retreat combines yoga, meditation, Sacred practices, and workshops designed to nurture the mind, body, and spirit. Kaya’s holistic approach addresses all aspects of well-being, promoting balance, harmony, and inner peace.

🙌 Beautiful Location- Set in the serene surroundings of North Goa, the retreat offers a picturesque backdrop for self-reflection and rejuvenation. The tranquil ambiance of the location enhances the overall experience, allowing participants to connect with nature and themselves on a deeper level.

🙌 Community and Support- By joining this retreat, you become part of a supportive community of like-minded individuals on a similar journey of self-discovery and growth. The shared experience fosters connections, friendships, and a sense of belonging that extends beyond the retreat.

🙌  Cultural Immersion- Kaya’s profound understanding of India’s culture, roots, and heritage enriches the retreat experience by offering participants an authentic and immersive journey into the heart of yoga and meditation. Her familiarity with the country’s traditions and practices ensures a genuine and transformative experience deeply rooted in Indian spirituality.

🙌 Yoga Study in India- With years of dedicated study and practice in India, Kaya has honed her expertise under the guidance of seasoned teachers and within the birthplace of yoga itself. This firsthand experience allows her to share authentic teachings, insights, and practices that reflect the essence of traditional yoga philosophy and techniques.

🙌 Spiritual Connection- India, known as the motherland of yoga, holds a special place in the hearts of practitioners seeking spiritual growth and enlightenment. By embarking on a retreat with Kaya in India, participants can tap into this spiritual energy, connect with their inner selves, and deepen their practice in a sacred land that resonates with centuries of yogic wisdom.

Choosing to join Kaya on a yoga and meditation retreat in India not only provides an opportunity to deepen your practice but also offers a profound journey of self-discovery, cultural immersion, and spiritual growth under the guidance of an experienced teacher deeply connected to the roots and heritage of this ancient land.

This retreat offers a perfect blend of relaxation, self-reflection, and personal growth. Whether you are a seasoned yogi or a beginner, this retreat is designed to cater to all levels, providing a safe and supportive space for you to explore your inner world.

Join us for an unforgettable experience that will leave you feeling refreshed, rejuvenated, and deeply connected to your heart and to the heart of Mother India.

Your Investment:

Payment Option 1:
Discounted Upfront One Payment Option. Participants can take advantage of a discounted upfront payment option by securing their spot early. This discounted rate rewards those who commit in advance. Only $2,777 AUD plus GST.
(Please Note: the $2,777 Upfront option is an early bird option and is only available until…May 31st, 2024 then it goes up to $3,108)

Payment Option 2:
Choose our Convenient Instalment Plan- 5x instalments of $667 plus GST.

To make the retreat more accessible, this handy instalment plan is available for participants. This plan allows individuals to spread the cost of the retreat over 5 handy payments, making it easier to manage financially while still securing a spot on the transformative journey.

Individual tailored payment plans are often possible by request, you can always reach out if you would like to suggest a different payment plan option, always open to discussion.

↠ Single occupancy is also available on request for an extra fee.
↠ (Please note that your flights are not included or arranged by us but by you)

Locking your place in for this Retreat, as early as possible, is suggested. To ensure your place as numbers are limited. Come journey with us in Goa India.

Exploring Qigong

Exploring Qigong

A 6 week Series – Establish your Qigong Practice with Kaya Slater.

Exploring Qigong

A 6 week Series – Establish your Qigong Practice with Kaya Slater

Join me for a six week online Qigong Exploration, join live on Zoom at 8:30 am on Saturdays, or receive the recording to practice at a time of your choice. The recordings will be yours for life.!

Join me, Kaya Slater for a deeply expansive six-week Qigong journey which will focus on establishing a foundation in this Ancient Chinese Powerhouse Practice for health, vitality and optimum, physical, mental, emotional and spiritual wellness.

💫 During this series, participants can expect to learn transformational qigong exercises, ranging from super gentle to more dynamic, gentle coordinated body movements balancing the masculine and feminine , purging and cleansing exercises, breathing techniques, and meditation practices that are all at the heart of a well rounded Qigong Practice.

💫 The intention of this particular series is to lay the foundation for all participants to develop awareness of the fundamental principles of Qigong and to provide them with the tools required to develop a deeply nourishing and life changing personal practice.

💫 Qigong is a transformational technique for health, longevity, vitality and wellness. By building a regular dedicated practice you are giving yourself such a powerful gift of Ancient Wisdom and laying the foundation for peaceful, harmonious and balanced energy flow.

about this event


The classes will run on Saturday mornings at 8:30 am for six weeks commencing Sat 17th Feb (please be reminded you can attend live, or you can do the recording any time)


Investment for this program is only $177 per person or 3 x payments of $67

The benefits of practicing Qigong really are endless, but check out some of the main benefits below…

1. Improved Fitness: Qigong enhances physical fitness through its slow, purposeful movements and deep breathing.

2. Reduced Anxiety and Depression: Studies have shown that qigong can reduce symptoms of depression, decrease anxiety, and improve mood.

3. Lowered Blood Pressure: Qigong has been associated with reduced blood pressure, contributing to cardiovascular health.

4. Relief from Chronic Pain: It may help alleviate chronic pain, including conditions like neck pain, fibromyalgia, and osteoarthritis.

5. Enhanced Immune Function: Qigong practice has been linked to strengthened immune function, potentially aiding in overall well-being.

6. Improved Quality of Life: Qigong has been shown to enhance mood, quality of life, and self-regulation.

7. Balance and Fall Prevention: It can improve balance and reduce the fear of falling, particularly in older individuals.

8. Heart Health: Biomarkers of heart health have been shown to improve in response to qigong practice, indicating potential benefits for cardiovascular health.

9. Inflammation Reduction: Some measures of inflammation in the body have been shown to improve with qigong practice.

10. Stress Reduction: Qigong can help reduce stress and promote the body’s optimal functioning.

11. Qigong provides you with an excellent form of moving meditation, making meditation easily accessible for you.

12. Qigong provides powerful healing, especially for those in recovery from sickness, disease illness or injury.

13. Qigong provides a transformative form of movement that nourishes the mind, body and Soul and can be done anywhere, at any time by anyone.

14. Qigong brings us deep balance aligning us with the masculine and feminine in us all.

15. Qigong improves your energy flow so that you are more in control of how you feel day today as your energy flows freely through your meridians (energy channels).

With all of these benefits in mind, establishing your regular practice of Qigong will be a game- changer for your mind, body and Soul.

Whether you are a seasoned practitioner of Qigong, a complete newbie, or just curious this 6 week series is for you! Suitable for all levels of practice.

All classes will be online live on zoom , however if you cannot make the lifetime you will receive the recording so you can literally plan to practice whenever it suits you! So basically you can sign up wherever you are in the world!

💫 All classes will be 45 minutes in length will receive them live on zoom weekly for six weeks and you will also receive all recordings.

💫 You will be added to a Facebook group for all replays and recordings.

💫 You will receive all six class recordings and can keep them for life, so you can revisit them as often as you like.

💫 You have access to the Facebook group for questions, queries and discussion with myself and other members.

💫 You will have direct access to me throughout to to discuss, personalise and ask questions about your own personal Qigong practice.

About your Qigong teacher, Kaya Slater

Kaya is an experienced Qigong teacher and practitioner who is deeply passionate about sharing the transformative benefits of Qigong with her students. She believes in the role of a teacher as a deeply embodied guide, directing her students attention to the inherent knowledge and light within the natural world. Kaya’s teaching approach is unique in that it emphasizes a balanced learning experience, combining intellectual understanding with embodied practice, allowing students to develop both knowledge and practical skills whilst also having fun in the process.

Kaya is dedicated to creating a supportive community and enhancing the well-being of her students. Her perspective on life has been positively shaped by years of Qigong practice and teaching, and she is committed to offering a holistic and transformative learning experience to her students in all areas and believes that adding Qigong to your practice is life changing for everyone! Kaya’s classes in Qigong are FUN and she has an effortless ease when it comes to sharing the magic of Qigong with her students . Sign up now to begin changing your life today.!

To join simply send me a DM to get the sign up details.

For the Love of Crystals eBook

“For the Love of Crystals” E-Book

With the help of this thorough manual that combines timeless knowledge with cutting-edge insights, explore the fascinating world of crystals. “For the Love of Crystals” offers a life-changing experience, whether you’re a seasoned gem aficionado or just starting into this luminous world.

Why This Book Is For You

↠ Holistic Approach: Explore the multifaceted universe of crystals. From their history and origins to their unique properties, dive deep into what makes each gem a potent ally for healing, manifestation, and spiritual growth.

↠ Intuitive Learning: Navigate through carefully curated chapters that not only elucidate the inherent properties of each crystal but also guide you on harnessing their energies effectively. Let each page resonate with your personal journey, helping you connect with crystals on a profound level.

↠ Practical Applications: Learn to incorporate crystals into your daily life. From meditation practices to energy healing sessions, discover versatile ways to utilize these radiant stones. Plus, with the bonus chapter on crafting your own crystal grids, gain hands-on experience in elevating your energy work.

↠ Universal Appeal: “For the Love of Crystals” is designed for readers across the spectrum. Whether you’ve cherished crystals for years or are just starting to appreciate their magic, this guide is your trusted companion.

↠ Stunning Imagery: A visual feast awaits! Delight in the vibrant photography that brings to life the beauty and essence of each crystal.

Start a bright journey through the crystalline paths that lead to self-discovery, deep healing, and strength. Each step you take reveals more of the ancient secrets and mysticism of the Earth’s most valuable gems, showing their amazing power to heal and change. These bright stones, full of the knowledge of ages, are ready to lead you to your highest goals and the core of who you really are.

In “For the Love of Crystals,” you can get lost in the beautiful dance of energy and purpose. See how the world and its many gifts fit together like a puzzle with these crystalline wonders. As you learn more, you’ll learn to accept the pulsing rhythm of the universe and make music with every shimmer and glow these gems have to offer. Let this guide be your map through the world of brilliance and resonance, where each crystal has its own song of change.

Transform your world, one crystal at a time. Let this book be the beacon that illuminates your path.

Secure your copy today and embark on an unparalleled adventure into the heart of crystal magic.

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Reiki Level Two Training

Reiki Level two Training and Attunement

with kaya

reiki level two Training and Attunement

with kaya

Join me for two days of exploring, learning, and delving deep into the power and potency of Reiki Level 2 Magic!!

I am SO excited to invite you to join me for the next Practitioner Level, Reiki Level 2, Training, YAY!! I know there are some of you SO eager for this, and I’m delighted to confirm the date.

Join me for two days of exploring, learning, and delving deep into the power and potency of Reiki Level 2 Magic!!

This Course is a Practitioner Level Training and once completed you will be able to begin your professional career in Reiki Energy Healing and add it to your toolkit of awesomeness to facilitate the divine healing in others.

My Reiki Level 2 Training is a comprehensive course and you will leave with a deep understanding of Reiki at this level and a whole bunch of amazing symbols, tools, techniques and REIKI MAGIC to blow your mind…..

Course details


Saturday & Sunday
10 & 11 February 2024


8:30am – 4:00pm

What the course covers

3 Traditional Usui Symbols

17 further symbols (20 symbols total, cross lineages)

Long distance Reiki

Powerful Meditations and Channel

Clearing techniques

Various methods of delivering Reiki energy

Practice and Receiving

A comprehensive Reiki Level 2 Manual

A Powerful and transformational

Reiki Level 2 Attunement

and Much much more!

What’s Included

A full vegetarian lunch is included and all your days refreshments, the food is always a highlight!!

On successful completion of the course and practice period, you will receive a Certificate in Reiki Level 2 System of Natural healing from Kaya Slater, reiki Grand Master which will allow you to apply for insurance and to professionally work as a Reiki Level 2 Practitioner.


You MUST Have completed Reiki level 1, if you haven’t trained in Reiki Level 1 with me reach out so we can chat.. You are still welcome!!

Numbers are strictly limited for this training so do get in soon as you can to assure a spot, will fill up quickly!!

Love and Light,
Kaya xx

The Path to Life – Your Essential Guide to Holistic Health & Wellness eBook

“The Path to Life”

Your Complete Guide to Holistic Health & Wellness e-Book

Are you ready to embark on a holistic health journey that transcends the ordinary? “The Path to Life” is your guiding light, inviting you to explore the profound depths of holistic well-being. It’s not just a book; it’s a transformative journey within.

↠ Feeling physically unwell or lacking energy?

↠ Burnt out and unhappy?

↠ Dealing with stress and overwhelm in daily life?

↠ Battling with mental health issues like anxiety or negative thought patterns?

↠ Struggling to build and maintain healthy habits?

↠ Struggling with connecting to your true path and inner purpose?

↠ Searching for a deeper sense of spiritual connection?

↠ Looking to learn more about Holistic Health and how to nurture all layers of your being?

Then “The Path to Life” is for you.

A Journey Through Four Vital Dimensions of Health Into Complete Holistic Health, Vitality and Wellness

Physical Health: The first section focuses on comprehensive physical health. Discover how to access, nurture, and maintain your complete physical well-being. Dive into the art of nurturing your body, from exercise and conscious movement, to understanding nutrients, supplements, and collagen and so much more.

Emotional Health: The second section delves into emotional health, guiding you on how to access, nurture and maintain it. Learn techniques, rituals, and tools to acknowledge and release emotions, ensuring they don’t become blocked within your body.

Mental Health: In the third section you’ll find a wealth of knowledge on cultivating and nurturing mental health. From meditation and journaling to pranayama, Yoga and effective communication, this book equips you with a comprehensive toolkit for mental resilience.

Spiritual Health and the Integration of all layers: The fourth section leads you into the realm of spiritual health and integration. Through many vital techniques of expansion, and increasing self awareness, including meditation, connection to nature, and journaling, you’ll explore how all these different aspects of health harmonise to create a holistic, vital existence.

Comprehensive Self-Help & Self-Care

“The Path to Life” is not just a book; it’s a complete self-help and self-care guide that empowers you to nurture all layers of your being. Achieving complete wellness, health, and vitality requires equal awareness and care for your physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual bodies.

This book explains the essence of these layers and guides you on the path to optimum health, teaching you how to care for each one.

Practical Tools for Transformation

Physical Tools – Within these pages, you’ll discover a treasure trove of practical tools for transformation in the physical realm. From exercise and weight training to dance, yoga, qigong, and conscious movement, you’ll learn how to support your physical health and care for your glands, muscles, and tissues paving the way for graceful ageing. “The Path to Life” provides you with precise guidance on what to eat, how to eat, and which nutrients and supplements are essential. It tailors your nutrition to suit your age and movement.

Emotional Tools – This book will teach you how to relate to your own emotional state, how to identify and recognise your emotional triggers, and how to release trapped emotion from the body through various powerful methods and techniques designed to heal. “ The Path to Life” offers a wide variety of ways to manage your emotional health and guides you through successful methods of learning to process emotions accordingly.

Mental Tools – “The Path to Life” book offers you powerful life -changing tools for mental serenity. From journaling, to mindset coaching, chanting mantra, to meditation, and sacred sound therapy.  Prepare to be gifted with unique and potent tools for transforming your mind from busy and over active, to balanced, serene and peaceful.

Spiritual tools –  This transformational self help and self care book will guide you to connect with your spirit, through nature, through meditation, through breath-work, through deep awareness and through cultivating dedicated, disciplined healthy practices that align you with your spiritual body.

Tools for Integration  “The Path to Life” will guide you into a harmonious flow of integration of the mind, body and spirit by explaining the Sacred Interconnectedness of all of these layers and teaching you how to embody a deep and authentic relationship with yourself in all of these dimensions.  You will learn how to personalise your Holistic Health plan according to your own unique needs and how to build and sustain healthy habits for long term success.

“The Path to Life” is more than just a self-help book; it’s an invitation to embark on a lifelong journey of self-exploration and self-realization. Whether you’re a novice taking your first steps towards holistic wellness or someone seeking deeper truths and profound insights, this guide serves as a trusted companion.

Each page of this book resonates with wisdom and compassion, guiding readers towards peace, optimum wellness, and holistic vitality. It’s a comprehensive resource that empowers individuals to unlock their innate potential and discover their soul’s calling.

Jane S.

“The Path to Life” offers a profound and comprehensive guide to those seeking to elevate their holistic health and wellness. In an age where well-being is of paramount importance, this book serves as a beacon, illuminating the multifaceted aspects of our existence and how they intertwine to create a harmonious and balanced life.

Author Kaya Slater seamlessly weaves together a rich tapestry of ancient wisdom and contemporary techniques, providing readers with a roadmap to embark on their transformative journey towards holistic wellness. The book takes a holistic approach, recognizing that true health extends beyond the physical body to encompass the mind, emotions, and spirit.

What sets this book apart is its ability to bridge the gap between timeless teachings and modern practices. It offers practical solutions to alleviate stress and improve well-being across all domains of life, ranging from tangible physical challenges to navigating the complexities of our emotional landscape.

One of the book’s strengths lies in its step-by-step tools and exercises designed to care for every facet of our existence. These tools empower readers to take actionable steps towards nurturing their body, mind, and soul. It’s not just a book to read; it’s a manual for personal transformation and self-discovery.

John D.

Start Your Journey Today

Your journey toward optimum wellness begins here and now. Are you ready to unveil your unique “Path to Life”? Dive in and embrace a life of vitality, well-being and thrive!

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