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Moon Medicine: A Deep Healing Retreat for Women / Krisztina Samu & Michelle Margaret

August 17, 2024 - August 24, 2024

Resurrect your feminine power

Liberate the power of your voice

Overcome obstacles and blocks

Nurture your essence

Honor your history and ancestors

Transform into your new self

Immerse yourself in sacred feminine energy as you embark on a journey to liberate and reclaim your innate power. Through transformative practices and nurturing experiences, you will uncover and overcome obstacles, allowing your essence to flourish and honor the lineage of your history and ancestors.

Embrace the opportunity to undergo a profound metamorphosis, shedding old layers and emerging as your authentic, empowered self. Join us in the Moon Medicine circle with the enchanting backdrop of Lake Atitlan, where self-care becomes a ritual, and transformation a part of daily life.

Week at a Glance

What’s Included

  • 7 nights accommodation
  • 3 daily nourishing vegetarian meals; coffee, tea and drinking water
  • deep acupuncture with Krisztina (1.5 hour session)
  • sound and voice session in the forest
  • Two self-expressive writing and discussion sessions with Michelle
  • 2 yin yoga sessions with Michelle
  • 2 qigong sessions with Krisztina
  • Mayan fire ceremony
  • Cacao ceremony
  • 1-hour massage
  • A natural facial (with organic/food ingredients)



Private room $2,300 USD

Shared (double) room $1,785 (per person)

$500 non-refundable deposit required to reserve your space.

Remaining balance due by August 1, 2024


Not included

  • Additional spa sessions
  • Staff tips
  • Airfare
  • Ground transportation to/from retreat center
  • Personal expenses

Meal times: Breakfast 9:00 / Lunch 1:30 / Dinner 6:30

About the Leaders

Krisztina Samu is an acupuncturist who studied traditional Chinese medicine on the Big Island of Hawaii. She is also trained in a Japanese lineage called Seita Shinpo, a deeply therapeutic style of acupuncture that activates and harmonizes the body’s major organ systems. She has a special area of interest in healing the typical deep traumas that often affect women. Krisztina is a lover of animals and enjoys helping dogs around Lake Atitlan. She has lived at Lake Atitlan for six years and regularly offers healing services at Villa Sumaya.

Michelle Margaret Fajkus is a lifelong yogi and the creator of YogaFreedom.life. Her spiritual practice has empowered her to thrive in life. She is a devoted yogi, mother, partner, writer,, editor, translator, and teacher, among other things. A native Texan, Michelle has been practicing yoga since 1993, teaching since 2002 and leading retreats since 2010. A former advertising copywriter and bilingual third-grade teacher, she has lived with her human and fur family on Lake Atitlan in Guatemala since 2012.



August 17, 2024
August 24, 2024