Arco Isis Sanctuary Presents

Living Heart Alchemy

A 60 Day Transformational Residency

11/11/19 - 1/11/20


Come live with us in the most beautiful Sanctuary in San Marcos La Laguna! Together we will dive deep into the Source of all Creation, manifest through connection and dance, sound healing and music, Earth practices, high frequency nutrition, permaculture, yoga and energy arts, plant medicine and more! We will live as a temporary community of the New Earth, anchor the vibration of love within our hearts, and live in prosperity from a place of embodied presence.

Residency Includes:

  • Living in Conscious Community

  • All access to events, classes and workshops

  • Breathtaking views of Lake Atitlan

  • Shared Dormitory, Shared or Private Glamping Tents

  • 3 x Vegetarian meals a day, Cafe/lounge

  • Medicine Music and Sound Healing

  • Permaculture and Earth Practices

  • In House Nurse and First Aid

  • Wifi, personal lockers, Laundry Service

  • Mayan Sauna and Hot showers (or cold!)

  • Bed Linen Cleaning Service

  • Over 20 guest facilitators throughout residency

  • 3x Classes a day- Circles and play shops

  • Group sharing circles and Integration

  • Meditation and Movement (Yoga/Dance/Energy Arts)

  • Nutrition and Cooking Classes

  • Workspace for Digital Nomads, creatives and artists

  • International network of Heart tribe

  • Bath towel Provided

  • Engineer Approved Aerial rigging points

  • Reverse Osmosis Drinking Water

  • Master Plant Ceremonies (optional)


Sample Schedule:


Monday-Friday; Saturday/Sundays are free + optional events/field trip

6:00am Silent Sunrise over Lake Atitlan *Noble Silence before 9am

7:00am Meditation/Breathwork/Sound Healing

7:30 Yoga/Flow Practice

9:00am Breakfast

11:11 Ecstatic Dance/Movement/Kirtan/Course

1:11 Community Lunch

3:33 Movement/Workshop

6:00pm Community Dinner

8:00pm Group sharing/Song circle/Sweat lodge/Rest

10:00pm - Restful sleep under the starry skies; café area and dome area open for late night <3


Meditation and Movement


Embodied Presence is the feeling of aliveness, a relaxed and awake awareness we cultivate through various movement arts. Feel alive in every cell in your body! Develop body awareness and slow time into timelessness. Connect through touch, dance, massage and cuddle puddles!

Offerings Include:

  • Daily Yoga Practice

  • Yin and Restorative Instruction

  • Mindfulness Meditation

  • Transformational Breathwork

  • Ecstatic Dance, Contact Improv, Inspired Movement

  • Energy Arts and Awareness

  • Reiki Attunements (I, II, III and Master)

  • Aerial Silks

  • Plant Medicine Ceremonies


Medicinal Music


Our Residency features Sound Healers and musicians from across the world dedicated to sharing Sacred Song and healing music of all kinds. From devotional Kirtan to campfire Medicine Songs, improvisation and live sound/performance/recording opportunities.

Offerings Include:

  • Weekly Kirtan Chanting, Sound Healing

  • Vocal Coaching, vocal liberation alchemy

  • Song Circles/Sharing

  • Live music performance opportunities

  • Basic recording

  • Basic Instrument instruction/ Improvising

  • Song Writing basics

  • Playing and Inspiration within Community


Community And Connection


Arco Isis Sanctuary values deep community. Connection, touch, cuddle puddles and consent! We love supporting each other and holding our fullest authentic expression - all the joy and pain that can be felt in these human bodies! Together we can heal and hold ourselves through life’s waves, clean the heavy loads off of our hearts and shine like the sun!

Offerings Include:

  • Group Circles and Authentic Relating games

  • Play shops on Boundaries, Consent, and Communication

  • Emotionally Safe Environment

  • Cuddle Puddles

  • Massage/touch play

  • Satya - Truthfulness

  • Be Seen and celebrated as who you are


Earth Practices/Food Alchemy


Connection to the land: Here on this fertile mountain sanctuary we can grow all of our own food! Organic Avocados, coffee, peaches, wild tomatoes, and garden cultivated vegetables galore! Learn what to do with this food in the kitchen from amazing vegetarian and vegan Jedi chefs! Barefoot gardening anyone? We Connect back to our source, the Earth and our Food!

Offerings Include:

  • Organic Gardening basics/Permaculture principles

  • Wild Harvesting, Fruit Tree planting

  • Vegetarian, Vegan and Raw food Cooking Workshops

  • Sprouting and Fermentation workshops

  • Healthy Desserts

  • Coffee Harvesting and Processing

  • Silent Awareness in Nature


Not Included in Residency:

  • Flashlights, Toiletries, bug spray

  • Personal Laundry is 50q per 12-16 Items

  • Lock For Personal Locker

  • Cafe Items for purchase

  • Plant Medicine Ceremonies

  • Flight to and From Guatemala

  • Shuttle (Public or Private) to San Marcos

  • Some in town events will be extra

  • Any Visas/Requirements to enter Guatemala

  • Baggage Assistance is 35q per Helper per trip

Note: Arco Isis Sanctuary is a 15 minute strong uphill hike from the nearest road. Participants must be physically able to climb the mountain! <3


Apply now! Free to apply, a 50% deposit is needed to confirm your residency!


Group Dorms: Up to 12

  • $550/weekly

  • $3333 Entire 60 day Residency


Shared Belle Tent

  • $595.00 a week

  • $3500 Entire 60 day Residency


Private Belle Tent

  • $1000 a week

  • $6000 Entire 60 day Residency


Shared Bedroom in House

  • $800 a week

  • $5000 Entire 60 Day Residency


Private Room in House

  • $1111 a week

  • $6000 Entire 60 day Residency



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Rev. Matthew Michael

  • Singer/Songwriter, Sound Healing, Live Performing Multi-instrumentalist

  • RYT 500, Yin and Restorative Specialist

  • Breathwork Facilitator

  • Founder, Arco Isis Sanctuary

  • Plant Medicine Guide


Nicholas John Bauer

  • Singer Songwriter, Sound Healer, Live Performing Musician

  • Reiki Master/ Energy Alchemist

  • Founder, Chakrayama Meditation

  • Co Founder, Arco Isis Sanctuary

  • Plant Medicine Guide

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Rhabb Seymour

  • Kundalini Yoga Instructor

  • Vegan Alchemist

  • Breathwork Facilitator

  • Ceremony Space holder

  • Creative Connections

  • Nurse/Medical Aid


Christina Gomez

  • Songwriting

  • Radical Authenticity

  • Yoga Therapist

  • Creative Expression

  • Voice Liberation


Pavan Ji

  • The Hanuman Project

  • Kirtan/Bhakti Yoga

  • Cacao Alchemy

  • Dance


Madhuri Dasi

  • The Hanuman Project

  • Kirtan/Bhakti Yoga

  • Yoga/Art of Movement


Jessa Blessa

  • Ampcoil Facilitator

  • Singer/Songwriter

  • Health Coach

  • Contact Dance

  • Nurturing Heart and Wellness Support


Joshua Param Sevak

  • DJ El Swahe

  • Ecstatic Dance/Contact Dance

  • Bhakti Yoga/kirtan


Ben Harris aka YEMANJO

  • Resident DJ/Producer

  • Ecstatic Dance host

  • Singer Songwriter, Performing Musician, recording artist

  • Contact Dance

  • Body Therapist


Sage Aurora

  • Yoga Instructor

  • Inner Child/ Heart Alchemy

  • Emotional Release Rituals

  • Food Alchemy

  • Breathwork and Meditation


Gaetano Dimartino

  • Performing Musician

  • Music/Instrument Instruction

  • Improvising, Music Composition, Jazz

  • Art of Listening


Kara Cura

  • Master Plant Facilitator

  • Handpan Ceremony

  • Healing Arts/Energy work


Robin Liepman “Bloom”

  • Soulcrafting

  • Earth Activist

  • Musician

  • Voice

  • Leadership

More to be Announced! Stay Tuned <3