8 days & 7 nights in the magical mountains at AmateCamp, an energy healing center located on the sacred land of Tepoztlán, Mexico.
Surrounded by the elements of nature Amate Camp has been carefully crafted to host experiences of connection between mind, body & spirit. It’s an ideal place to reconnect to the natural world & embark on a healing journey of self discovery.
As a fully immersive wellness experience, all meals are included. Like us, AmateCamp believes that food is medicine & seeks to live in complete harmony with nature. Meals are locally sourced, organic, seasonal & plant based.
Jungle vibe, eco-friendly rooms that provide you a cozy nest to rest during the retreat. Options for rooms with terrace, private bathroom & mountain view.
Daily yoga, meditation, mantra, pranayama, & philosophy that guides the seeker into their innate wholeness through connecting the physical, energetic, mental, emotional, & spiritual layers of our being.
~Temazcal Sweat Lodge guided by a local shaman
~Traditional Cacao Ceremony
~ Vedic Ancestral Healing Ritual
~Full Moon Ceremony
Recognize the abundance, beauty, & divinity within you and surrounding you. Guided group hike and opportunity to connect to the sacred land.
Transformational experiences that unify science with sacred to practice greater self- mastery & learn how to transform fear into freedom.
Never underestimate the power of being seen. Together, we will build conscious community & soul connections that last beyond the retreat. While each of us are unique in our own way, we realize that we have more in common than we do in different & that we are so much stronger together than we are divided.
Are you ready to claim your inner power and personal freedom?
On the journey of life there are but two emotions that drive all other emotions & decisions that we make. We either move from a place of fear, or we move from a place of love. So often what holds us back from believing in ourselves & living our full potential is Fear. Fear that there is not enough. Not enough time. Not enough money. Not enough experience. That we ourselves are not enough. Or, as Marrianne Williamson shares, what we fear most is that we are powerful beyond measure.
This fear co-exists with a deep inner knowing, a yearning for freedom, and a desire to live life beyond the limitations of that fear to attune to a frequency far stronger: LOVE.
Love is our nature & our birthright. Love helps us to remember who we are. Love expands us beyond the limitations of our mind & social conditioning. Love connects us to each other. To the earth. And the many aspects of ourselves. Love opens the portal between the soul's yearning & our human experience here on earth. Love moves us in the direction of our dreams. Love allows us to stretch our boundaries, forever expanding into the edges of infinity, to return to the cosmic truth of who we already are. Love sets us free.
This retreat is a time to claim our personal freedom through learning to get out of our own way & attune to the frequency of our true nature: love. Through the union of ancient yogic practices and modern science, we’ll come to better identify our personal patterns that hold us back and learn that in each moment we have a choice. Will you move in the direction of fear? Or will you move in the direction of love?
Tepotzlán, Mexico is a portal for healing and self-discovery. The retreat center is surrounded by nature’s elements, supporting deep connection of mind, body, spirit & the natural world around you.
The beautiful bamboo shala is the perfect spot at AmateCamp for sharing practices of yoga, meditation, breathwork, sound healing, music circles, cacao ceremonies, and workshops.
Its breathtaking mountain views will be a sanctuary throughout your journey.
Make your way to Mexico and we'll take care of the rest.
7 night stay at AmateCamp
Transportation to AmateCamp
Daily Yoga, Breath-work, and Meditation practices
3 local, organic, & seasonal plant based meals per day (dietary restrictions accommodated)
Workshops and practical tools that aid in transforming fear into freedom
Traditional Cacao Ceremony
Guided Temazcal Ceremony (sweat lodge)
Full moon ceremony, fire ceremony
Music, kirtan, and ecstatic dance
Vedic Ancestral Healing Ritual
Opportunities to connect to the sacred land
Purposeful time for reflection, integration, and relaxation
What’s Not Included:
Any meals outside of AmateCamp
Passport expenses (if you do not already have a passport please be sure to acquire one soon)
COVID testing prior to travel (a negative test 72 hours before arriving in Mexico is required)
Silent mornings from waking until 9:00am
7:00 - 8:30 AM : Morning Sadhana, journaling
10:00 - 1:00 PM: Hiking, Connecting with Nature and free time
2:00 - 3:30 PM : Free time
3:30 - 5:30 PM: Afternoon Workshop
6:00 PM: Dinner
7:00 - 8:30 PM: Evening Ceremony or Restorative Practice
Typical Daily Schedule (subject to change)
Like AmateCamp, we believe that living in complete harmony with nature should be translated across all of our actions, thoughts and words. AmateCamp’s kitchen is proud to be 100% vegan, ensuring that no animal life is hurt in the process of making your dishes. Our meals will be made from fruits, vegetables, seed, ferments and spices.
Meet Your Guides
Jot Anant draws upon her diverse education in Akhanda Yoga, Intuitive Yin Yoga, Trauma Informed Yoga, Yoga for PTSD & TBI, Kirtan, Yoga Philosophy, Pranayama, and Thai Yoga Bodywork to create a safe space in which students can explore the depth of their being, create a stronger relationship with Self, drop deeper into gratitude, and use their own intuition to support expansion and transformation.
By artfully weaving together science and sacred, she invites deep inquiry and tapping into your own innate wisdom to empower students to decondition their minds by reawakening to the incredible power that resides within their hearts. It is this deep introspection that has the capacity to bring about healing and transformation in the World, one practitioner at a time.
As a devoted karma and bhakti yogini, Jot Anant is humbled by the opportunity to support students in their individual journey, and to shine a light on the importance of bringing mindfulness into action, taking what we learn from our time on the mat out into the unique ways that we interact with each other and the World.
As a lover of life and seeker of wisdom Jot Anant continues to deepen her own spiritual practice through seva and self-study, and by remaining an eager and open hearted student of life, striving to walk through the world lightly with grace, humor, and purpose.
Ashley has been a practitioner and student of yoga for 18 years! Her deep love for yoga, nature, and travel inspired her to study yoga on permaculture farm in the heart of the Costa Rican jungle for her 200 YTT under Akhanda Shakti Yoga, and her 300 YTT in Rishikesh, India under Yogrishi Vishvektu, himalayan master and founder of Akhanda Yoga. She has continued her education in Indigenous Rights, Social Advocacy, Womb Sciences, Neuroscultping, Trauma Informed Practices, Sacred Ceremony, and Intuitive Yin Yoga.
It was in her trainings and self study that she realized one of the greatest disconnects of humanity to be a submission of personal power to external forces which often lead to loss of identity, manipulation, victimization and social control. She vowed to walk the path of reclamation of personal power through: understanding the nervous system and the effect that our thoughts have on our physiology; movement as a path to health and well-being; herbalism and connecting to sacred plant medicine; honoring the cycles of nature both within our inner and outer world; subtle body awareness to unravel the many dimensions of Being; farming and how to live harmoniously from the land; and, various forms of psychosomatic therapies to release trauma from the body and reprogram thoughts, beliefs, and behaviors. It is her passion to support individuals the freedom to express their most enlivened, abundant, and empowered Truth with the world.