Empower yourself and help others heal from escaping the war
Are you a woman who wants to make a positive impact in your community? Blue Nile Lotus will be running a program in Egypt where you can empower yourself and help others emotionally heal from escaping the war in Sudan. We understand the struggles that come with transitioning from a war-torn country to a new one, and we are here to support you on this journey.
A four-night certification program that is designed to help participants improve their mental, physical, and emotional health so that you can take care of others
Self-funded and costs fro $375 to $500 for full board (sleep, food, transportation & training)
Tentative dates are May 4th - 8th
If you are interested in attending the program, please sign up now
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Listen to your body & spirit
In our program, you will learn how to listen to your body and spirit, and tend to your emotional wellbeing. By understanding and addressing your own emotional needs, you will be able to provide support to your family and your community, holding overwhelming emotions and guiding others towards healing.
We believe that every individual has the power to create resilience within themselves. Through our program, you will gain the necessary tools and skills to navigate this time of transition and turn it into a platform for personal growth and development. By investing in your own wellbeing, you will be able to uplift and inspire others in your community.
Become a Champion of Healing
Our program aims to empower women like you to become champions of healing. Together, we can build resilient communities that support and uplift each other. Join us and be a part of the movement towards emotional healing and empowerment.
Nathalie & Eszter
Eszter and I lived in Sudan and have a deep love of the country. I am the fourth generation to grow up in Khartoum. My origins are from the Middle East. I started Blue Nile Lotus in 2008 where many Sudanese and expats came to practice yoga and meditation. Numerous individuals were trained at Blue Nile Lotus and earned their teacher training certificate. Eszter is Hungarian and worked for the UN when in Sudan. Eszter is an amazing yoga and meditation teacher. Together we have run retreats and workshops worldwide.
When the war broke out in Khartoum, our hearts ached. I had been in Khartoum a month before the outbreak of war and had started dreaming about spending more time in Sudan. Neither Eszter nor I went through what most of you went through. What we would like is to be with you in community and offer tools to help you move through your own experience. We wish to create the space for you to remember who you are at your core. We hope to create a sense of community, so that you feel held during these challenging times. We are not coming with western tools to resolve your trauma. We are aware that the institutions that come to ‘save or help’ are out dated. The healing can only happen by you. If you decide to join, we would be honored to accompany you as you move towards wellness
Masters in Core Process Psychotherapy - a form of Spiritual Psychotherapy
Yoga & Meditation
Founder of Blue Nile Lotus yoga studio in Sudan
Tibetan Medicine, 2018
Mindfulness Yoga & Meditation Program at Spirit Rock, 2012
Tibetan Heart Yoga, 2010
Vinyasa Yoga Certificate at Laughing Lotus, 2008
Prenatal Yoga with Cyndi Lee, 2008
Mindfulness Meditation Teacher Certification Program with Tara Brachand Jack Kornfield, 2022
Functional Approach to Yin Yoga with Paul Grilley, 2020
AcroYoga Montreal Teacher Certification, 2017
Basic Thai Yoga Massage Course, 2016
Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga Teacher Certification, 2014
Amal & Tayseer
Amal & Tayseer are both Sudanese yogis who graduated with the Internationally acclaimed Yoga Alliance Teacher Training Certification. They have both taught yoga and meditation in Sudan at Blue Nile Lotus and privately. We are honored to have them assist the the program.