Museflower Retreat & Spa – Teaching Youngsters Inner Peace
CHIANG RAI – â€œInner Peace Leads to Outer Peaceâ€, was the message taught by Museflower Retreat & Spa Chiang Rai when it celebrated International Peace Day recently by hosting the local village school in Ban Samanmit, Chiang Rai.Â Â Sixteen primary school children from Grade 1 to Grade 6 and three teachers were invited to join in a day of learning techniques of wellness with the Museflower Retreat & Spa staff.
The children were refreshed with homemade soy milk and snacks during a welcome speech by Museflower Retreat founder and owner Tania Ho.
â€œAfter introducing them to Museflower Retreat and explaining to them that this is a place where we promote health and being close to nature, the main point of my talk was that peace around the world is important, but the most important is inner peace.Â Â Â We may not be able to change the outside world that easily.Â The only thing we can change is our mindsetÂ Â So with yoga, meditation and other types of calming and creative activities, such as mandala painting, we can achieve peace within,â€ says Tania.
Khun Watchararat, Museflower Retreatâ€™s wellness practitioner, thenled a session of mandala drawing for children to draw their ideal picture of a peaceful world, using oil pastels and color pencils. Each student shared their drawing one by one and in most of the mandalas they all drew their family, a house, and nature.Â Â In this way, Khun Watchararatshared with students the message that â€œitâ€™s Â important to share love with our parents, family members, friends, animals and nature to achieve peace and harmony together. This is how we achieve outer peace in our outer world.â€
Then Khun Kanlayanee, Museflower Retreatâ€™s spa and wellness trainer, led a fun 20-minute session of yoga and stretching. She also let the students do partner yoga with each other and ended with a hug.
The students toured around the property including the organic farm and gardens. A delicious, nutritious organic vegetarian lunch picked fresh from the farm was followed with coconut ice cream Â with all the retreat staff and students eating together.
The students and teachers each left with a Museflower cotton gift bag filled with school supplies and a pack of natural, mineral-rich Himalayan pink crystal salt.Â Museflower Retreat & Spa was also delighted to donate six childrenâ€™sâ€™ storybooks with bi-lingual English and Thai texts for the schoolâ€™s library.
About Museflower Retreat & Spa Chiang Rai, Thailand
Museflower Retreat & Spa is Chiang Raiâ€™s first all-inclusive vegetarian holistic wellness retreat. Set on a peaceful lake among the green rice fields and hills of misty northern Thailand, Museflower Retreatâ€™s mission is to provide affordable holistic wellness and a clean, natural sanctuary for city people to escape to. The room rate includes 3 lacto-ovo vegetarian buffet meals per day and daily fitness classes.Â Unique eco-friendly facilities feature Museflower Spa, on-site organic farm, fruit orchards, egg farm, wellness shop, lakeside fire-pit,Â and Thailandâ€™s first Himalayan crystal salt swimming pool.Â 16 rooms in 6 lakefront cottages can host up to 36 people and is available for rental to host retreats, workshops, training courses and corporate team building escapes.Â Launched in late 2014, Museflower Retreat & Spa is already known for its delicious fresh organic vegetarian cuisine and as Chiang Raiâ€™s premier holistic wellness center for the local community, eco travellers, and vegetarian travellers.
For more information and bookings, contact:
Museflower Retreat & Spa Chiang Rai, 159/1 Moo 1 Ban Samanmit, Donsila Sub-District, Wiang Chai District, Chiang Rai 57210, Thailand
Office: +66-(0)52-029-823, +66(0)-93-137-0414
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