Soulful Yoga Retreat October 2021

Due to COVID-19, the Soulful Yoga Retreat was pushed back from May 2020 to October 2021! Updated information on available spots is pending!

Bodhi Tree Resort, Nosara Jungle, Costa Rica

“Wake with howler monkeys, meditate beside gentle streams and be serenaded by the symphony of the jungle.”


Melinda Nag

Retreat Leader

Melinda Nag and her husband, Jayson Nag, are the founders of Soul Sweat Hot Yoga (SSHY). Melinda is a 500 hour RYT.  She received her 200 hour cetification with Sumits Hot Yoga creator, Sumit Banjeree.  She later went on to complete her 300 hour advanced yoga certification with Wanderlust Austin under the guidance of teachers and mentors Leah Cullis and Kate Waitzkin.  Melinda also received certification in both yin and aerial yoga. When not at the studio, Melinda can be found with her other loves – her husband and her pups — Sir Charles and Lord JoJo, and her cats –Sméagol and Kitty.

Kelsey Brand

Retreat Leader

Kelsey Brand is a 200hr RYT. She received her certification through CorePower in Fort Worth, TX. With her extensive background in gymnastics, fitness, and coaching, she instantly fell in love with practicing yoga. This full-time fitness enthusiast is known for her heart-pumping music and Soul Strength classes. She thrives off of creating challenging sequences where students will break boundaries and built new limits, all with smiles on their faces. Kelsey is an Indiana transplant. She has a true passion for travel, and uses it to expand her comfort zone. At 18, Kelsey moved to San Diego where she grew in her independence. She then decided to relocate to Fort Worth, and has been constantly challenging her comfortability in new surroundings, projects, and goals in and out of Fort Worth.