Elaine Marie & Junia Imel

A women’s mystery school immersion retreat in nurturing Santa Elena, Colombia that awakens your inner goddess, connects you to your beautiful, sensual body temple, and results in profound healing and transformation!

Isn’t it time you:

Join us on a sacred sisterhood May 12 – June 2, 2019 for a special 22 days/21 nights to cultivate a new life vision built on your powerful inner resources, personal strengths and ecstatic freedom. Then, reenter the world as a sacred warrior!

This transformative mystery school immersion is for only a small group of women who are committed to purify and transform their body, emotions, mind and spirit. Unprocessed emotions, along with the conditioning received and stored in this lifetime and beyond, are locked in the body. Our bodies and auras are full of these blocked energies. Stuck energy prohibits our natural expression as beings and can delay and halt our spiritual evolution.

Soul/spirit cannot flow
where the energy does not go!

Drawing from methods and traditions known for profound and dynamic inner change, this women’s collective creates a sisterhood community that holds sacred space for each sister to transform into their magnificence. With a core focus on our sexuality as the master key to our most vital energized self, we explore relationship to both internal and external feminine and masculine attitudes and imbalances.

Using techniques from shamanism, yogic science, Buddhism, Taoism, tantra, quodoushka, archetypal work, and alchemical and new age spiritual science, Elaine Marie guides each woman through a personal healing transformation process that:

What is the Goddess Body?

It is not a description of a body type or age nor of behaving hyper-sexual or hyper-blissful all the time. It is not any man-made cliche that attempts to objectify or define what the feminine is supposed to be, do or look like. It is important for us women to understand this!

The Goddess Body is a body that
is open to its authentic natural responses
and impulses towards life.

It is a body without resistance that does not resort to behavior which is inauthentic in order to portray a certain image. And, it is NOT fearful, numb or contracted against life to protect or armor itself from 'perceived' unsafe, external forces.

It IS a being in a state of grace, naturalness, openness and flow that is ready and clear to receive the impulses it was meant to em’body’ from the divine part of self. When this flow is opened in a female, she becomes the divine embodiment of the living Goddess. This is a state of mature feminine energy expressing itself confidently, creatively and authentically.

During this immersion, we use somatic body-based experiences and awareness get us out of our head and into our glorious instinctual being. We learn to embrace the feminine as it is in all of its glorious shapes, sizes, colors and calibrations.

We engage in a sensual, deep and lively head-to-toe exploration of our inner and outer bodies. This exploration clears, balances and integrates the physical, emotional, mental and spiritual parts of ourselves. It is amazing how much life vitality can be unlocked by this body-based work!

We dissolve the blocks in our heart center; open to our natural flowing sexual energies; create a deep emotional awareness; learn techniques to locate and release armoring, trauma and defensive postures; and finally uncage our rapturous true authentic voice to express the divinity of the Goddess within us.

This is a life-changing journey into authenticity! Expect to be different upon your return as you fully embody your radiance and life force energy! Gift yourself with your true self – THIS is who you came here to be!

What Happens During The Retreat?

Our retreat is consciously designed so that each day and nights’ activities build on each other. Rather than following a proverbial ‘peel an onion’ technique, we create a powerful spiral of energy that takes us to new levels of evolution. As the alchemy of our sacred container does its work, old energies, stale patterns and ineffective habits easily fall away. Fresh, self-empowering, self-supporting ways of being step in helping us weave an original tapestry of self - one that is light, open and joyful!

We focus on core archetypal themes, inner patterns of darkness and light, and misaligned/imbalanced masculine and feminine frequencies within us. Through sacred self-inquiry into these areas, we are led into deep, inner reflection. Once there, we use expressive processes such as poetry, movement, touch, dance, art, sound, song and other musical means to explore and excavate our most hidden inner realms and shadows. And, to move the unwanted energies out of and desired energies into our bodies, we create a daily body practice of breathwork, Tantra yoga, and physical release and purification practices. This daily ritual goes home with us to support our continued spiral evolution.

Finally, the day’s work is integrated into evening meditations, gentle movement and stillness practices and ceremonies that unlock expansive dreamtime states perfect for deep healing. This special design triggers an awakening of greater consciousness, vitality and personal freedom while providing momentum for our upper spiral of energy! AND it all comes with lots of EASE and GRACE!

The Rhythm and Flow of our Days

Please know that this plan is open and spacious for a balance of personal and group processing, exploration, resting/relaxing and integration. It ebbs and flows as needed for the profound healing and transformation of the sisters!

Topics and Experiences

DIETARY AND PURIFICATION RECOMMENDATION: We are serving two healthy vegetarian meals each day spaced later in the day to encourage intermittent fasting as a part of the body's purification process. We highly recommend not eating after the afternoon meal, but this is optional. You need to provide your own food if you choose not to fast for the evening time meal. There are small food markets and a variety of restaurants within walking distance of the finca for simple food supplies and meals if desired.

ADDITIONAL FREETIME OPTIONS: Private healing and bodywork sessions are available for an additional cost and can be scheduled during free times throughout the retreat. More information about available options for private work are provided during orientation.

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Our Guides

Elaine Marie Tucci

Elaine Marie founded the Path of Wholing as a bridge for women to return to our own inherent spiritual wholeness. As a priestess, intuitive empath, shamanic tantric healer, Language of Light sacred sound vocalist, musician, teacher, guide, artist and writer, her goal is to assist and guide you in making and strengthening your own sacred connection with the Knowing Self Within. As an old soul, she has returned with a Bodhisattva vow in this time of planetary ascension to embody the Divine Mother Goddess archetypal energies. As a lineage holder of the Magdalene and the Mary Path, and a priestess of the ancient White Rose Sisterhood, she shares her innate wisdom of the feminine divine via the mysteries of sacred sexuality and body awakening and through her deep experiential knowledge of modern ascension science.

She has worked with the Ascended Masters, archangels and other ascended beings as a high initiate and adept of the spiritual ascension process and now turns to be of service as a wayshower for others to follow the path of deep remembering. In this introductory immersion retreat, Elaine Marie demonstrates how to permanently and profoundly heal the body, emotions, mind and spirit in order to raise the consciousness, which is the foundation of our personal evolution.

“Come with the intention to transform yourself, for you will not be the same after this retreat. If you are ready for radical release and transformation, within the sacred and safe container of an intimate women’s community, and within the mystical beauty of the Colombian high mountain cloud forest, this is the experience for you.” Elaine Marie

Junia Gail Imel
Junia Gail Imel is the owner and operator of Divine Adventures. She is considered a premier tour advisor for divine journeys around the world. In 2002, Junia took a quantum leap. She left her MBA degree and successful twenty-five year leadership career in advanced technology and education to discover the world from a new perspective — her own intuitive awareness. Courageously following an inner call, she spent 6 months traveling solo in Peru where she was invited into ritual with the Q’ero, Shipibo and medicine men/women. There she spent time studying with indigenous shamans, curanderas, spiritual guides and mystics. Her life was changed forever. . .

During her first trip to South America, Junia participated in the Merrayabo Tsintikash Jiwiki Bewakani Ritual Ceremony - a ritual to heal the master plants of the world - conducted by Shipibo-Conibo shamans. The shamans bestowed upon her, her Shipibo name "Inin Beka" which means 'sweet smelling protective cloth.' Since that moment, she opened to the calling and has become a master of holding sacred space so others can journey within; safely and fully protected.

And now she has merged her love of adventure and her natural leadership into a unique travel experience called, Divine Adventures. Here one journeys to inner and outer worlds to unleash innate wisdom and genius. She leads sacred journeys for groups or individuals into various sacred places around the world. She has taken people to South America including Peru (Machu Picchu, Sacred Valley, Lake Titicaca and Amazon), Bolivia; Central America including Guatemala and Mexico; Europe, India/Asia as well as others. She always has new exquisite trips that combine service with personal expansion and transformation. (www.DivineAdventures.org)

Pricing for Retreat & Meals Only

Awakening Goddess Body Retreat

INVESTMENT: $2750 US (without lodging for a 22 day/21 night retreat)

(Total price range is $2897 to $3065 US per person with lodging. See lodging options below*.)

SAVE $$$!! If Register by February 28, 2019, receive $250 off

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Pricing for Lodging Options*


Finca Lemuria has limited Glamping Lodging options available on the property. These options are provided on a first come/first serve basis. It is recommended that you stay on the property to maximize the benefits of the retreat, so get your reservation in early.

The options are:

Bamboo A-Frame Sleeping Huts with single mattresses and bedding provided (double hut shown in photo)

Hut 1 Single only, (size of a two person tent) $10 per night = $210 pp for 21 nights

Hut 2 Double occupancy with 2 single beds (smaller) $10 per person per night = $210 pp for 21 nights

Hut 3 Double occupancy with 2 single beds (larger) $15 per person per night = $315 pp for 21 nights

Hut 4 Double occupancy with 2 single beds (larger) $15 per person per night = $315 pp for 21 nights


Santa Elena offers a variety of accommodation options from simple to high end via airbnb and local hotels/hostels. We can provide some recommendations for off-site accommodations by request, but you are responsible for your own booking and transportation to and from the finca. We highly recommend staying on the finca to receive the full community immersion experience.

TOTAL RETREAT PRICE INCLUDING LODGING RANGES from $2897 and $3065 US depending on on-site lodging option. This price range only covers onsite accommodations. NOTE: If you choose off-site accommodations they are charged by the location separately and you are responsible for your transportation to and from the finca.


Early Bird Registration by February 28, 2019 receive $250 off

To register:


Other Information

Travel to Colombia

A valid passport is required for entry into the country. Colombia offers a no hassle visa upon arrival and there is no pre-entry requirement to receive a 90 day tourist visa. You fly into the José María Córdova International Airport which is the second largest and most modern airport in Colombia. Roundtrip group shuttle transportation to and from the airport to Finca Lemuria is provided and included in the retreat price for your convenience.

The Setting - Finca Lemuria

Finca Lemuria in located near the beautiful, small town of Santa Elena nestled high in the Andes mountains that surround Medellin, known as the ‘City of Eternal Spring’. Medellin is Colombia's most modern and beautiful city, where highrises tower out of blankets of green forest that reach up the mountain sides. In Santa Elena, we enjoy a tropical high mountain cloud forest ecosystem with stunning biodiversity amid rugged mountain terrain with many wetlands, streams, creeks, and lush native tropical vegetation. At any time, a mystical cloud cover can drift through the property creating a magical and surreal effect.

Local soils are rich with nutrients that allow local farmers the enjoyment of growing nutritious produce and an abundance of tropical and local varieties of flowers, many of which are exported to international markets abroad. Santa Elena is also the birthplace of the ornate flower arrangements called silletas that are the cornerstone of the Flower Festival or Feria de Las Flores in Medellin.

With a beautiful, warm and sunny climate during the dry season and with cool mountain evenings, our land offers a wide variety of flora and fauna and an amazing array of wild tropical bird species. We are also located on the boundaries of the National Parque Arvi, a 28,000 acre protected natural reserve area with many hiking trails right out our back door.

Santa Elena is a popular weekend destination for Medellin and offers a variety of artisan restaurants, cafes, spas, and a yoga dome. With its laid back rural villages, Santa Elena and the surrounding local pueblos are safe and friendly places to wander and the local Colombians are warm people eager to greet you with a neighborly “buenas!”

The Journey

This process is an exploration into openness and receptivity, awareness and clarity. Your guides offer suggestions and empowerment to recognize inner dynamics that may be hindering your emotional and soul expression, inviting fresh choices and interactions.

Join us NOW

Your interest in participating in this retreat reflects your ability to sense the profound potential that this sacred time of inner work and healing may reveal. It shows that you are already becoming attuned to your own wisdom and richness of life experiences, therefore are ready to free your own resources, and expand your ability to live fully your joy, love, freedom and creative vitality.

Please let us know if you have any additional questions! We are happy to answer them for you. Please don’t hesitate to ask.

Limited space - so reserve your spot today!