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Croatia TaKeTiNa Rhythm & Body 5-day Retreat 2020 – postponed

July 19, 2020 - July 24, 2020


Croatia Body Rhythm Meditation & TaKeTiNa Retreat – 2020 

Email info@bosak.com.au for brochure

A 5-day TaKeTiNa rhythm process, body, voice and meditation retreat returns to the beautiful Adriatic coast of Split, Croatia with TaKeTiNa teachers Prof. Astrid Bosshard & Tania Bosak
Languages: English, German

This 5-day retreat will guide you into deep relaxation, rest and rejuvenation through rhythm voice and the body.
Located at The Mediterranean Institute for Life Sciences MedILS, you will be further transported by the stunning water views and surrounding gardens all within walking distance to the Old City of Split, and the UNESCO protected Marjan Park.

SCHEDULE – Sunday 19th to Friday 24th July 2020.
Commencing the evening of 19th after dinner, and concluding after lunch on Friday the 24th July.

We now also offer local rates for residential participants in Kuna for both onsite and offsite options. All onsite costs include all meals and accommodation as well as the retreat fees.

Contact info@bosak.com.au for booking and payment forms.

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After more than 35 years working in the field of rhythm, movement, voice, therapeutic practices, performance and music training, and more than 20 years in the field as TaKeTiNa teachers and teacher trainers, Astrid and Tania combine their skills to offer a unique 5-day experiential retreat for mind body and spirit. Underpinned by the TaKeTiNa process the 5-day workshop includes frame drum meditations, and morning body, and voice work.

Tania  Bosak – Musician, Actor

Tania is a Master TaKeTiNa teacher and has worked as a musician, actor and rhythm and performance teaching specialist for more than 30 years.
She studied Contemporary Dance, Performing Arts and Education in Australia, has an Ericksonian Diploma of counseling and hypnosis, and recently completed her certificate in Generative Trance with Stephen Gilligan.

Tania is currently conducting rhythm courses, public workshops, Master Rhythm classes, and lectures, as well as drum and percussion courses between Australia, Europe and Asia with her organization Pulse Rhythm. In 2020 Pulse Rhythm will conduct its first international University tour presenting workshops and lectures on, Creativity and Optimal Performance in Arts education and Active Rhythm Trance and Meditation.

Astrid Bosshard – Music Professor

Senior-TaKeTiNa-Rhythm-Teacher currently undergoing her Master Training.
Astrid Bosshard has had more than 20 years of experience managing and teaching music and movement at the University Academy of Music in Basel where she holds a professorship. Astrid Bosshard has dedicated herself intensively to the research, application, and integration of TaKeTiNa in music education. She teaches and mentors Bachelor’s and Master’s students in methodology and teaching skills. TaKeTiNa has become an integral part of her teachings at the Music Academy and in open workshops. Astrid Bosshard holds a degree in music and movement education from the University Mozarteum / Orff Institute in Salzburg. She has also extensively studied embodied voice-work with Lisa Sokolov, Alexander technique, improvisation, and meditation. In 2016 she qualified in potential-oriented Psychotherapy in ZIST

5x nights onsite shared accommodation
3x meals per day

Retreat commences Sunday 6.30 pm and concludes on the Friday at 1.30 pm

Vegetarian and gluten-free meals available

DATES 19th to 24th July 2020. Location MEDILS, Split, Croatia


  • TaKeTiNa student teacher in training – 860€  8 places available please email info@bosak.com.au before booking as these places are limited. (ONLY 5 PLACES LEFT)
  • Early rate shared rooms – 950€ all-inclusive 10 places available only 
  • Shared rooms all-inclusive – 1095€ after early rate sold out
  • Single room – early rate 1450€ book by 30th Jan 2020 or 1550€ after 30th Jan 2020. Only 3 rooms available ALL SINGLE ROOMS SOLD OUT
  • Local rate Croatian residents 1850 HRK offsite (no meals or accommodation)
  • Local rate Croatian residents onsite all-inclusive early rate 5182 HRK book by 30th January or 5575 HRK after 30th Jan 2020.


Sunday 19th July

6.30pm – 7.30pm Welcome and dinner
8.00pm – 10.00pm TaKeTiNa Rhythm Meditation introduction

Monday 20th July
7.30am – 8.30am Breakfast
9.00am – 10.00am morning body and breath work
10.30am – 1.30 TaKeTiNa Rhythm Meditation
1.30pm lunch
4.00pm – 7.00pm TaKeTiNa voice session
7.00pm Dinner

Tuesday 21st July

7.30am – 8.30am Breakfast
9.00am – 10.00am morning body and breath work

10.30am – 1.30pm TaKeTiNa instrument session
1.30pm Lunch
7.00pm Dinner

8.30 – 9.30pm Drumming together

Wednesday 22nd July
7.30am – 8.30am Breakfast
9.00am – 10.00am morning body and breath work

10.30 – 1.30pm TaKeTiNa journey

1.30pm Lunch
4.00pm – 7.00pm TaKeTiNa session

Thursday 23rd July
7.30am – 8.30am Breakfast

10.30am – 5.00pm (lunch will be provided during this session)

7.00 pm Dinner

Friday 24th July
7.30am – 8.30am Breakfast

9.00am – 10.00am morning body and breath work
10.30 – 1.30pm TaKeTiNa re-integration and final journey
1.30pm Lunch

7pm – Dinner and evening event and after good wine at Paradox for those remaining. For those who wish to stay an extra evening on the Friday 24th, an extra night is possible at an additional cost of 85 euro pp for shared room and 110 euro for single room (room only).

All details and bookings visit


Email questions: info@bosak.com.au




July 19, 2020
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