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JOALI BEING Announces Sanctum Wellbeing Residence: Empowering Mind and Body

JOALI BEING announces a unique collaboration to bring its guests a mindful experience.

JOALI BEING announces a unique collaboration with Sanctum, the internationally mindful movement. The inaugural Sanctum Wellbeing Residence brings guests radical self-care and joyful hearing immersions. This experience will be taking place from 28th April to 10th May 2024.

The Sanctum Wellbeing Residence

The Sanctum Wellbeing Residence will centre on a holistic and unmatched moving sequence, rooted in multidisciplinary forms of Kundalini yoga, martial arts, animalistic flow, breathwork, and primal fitness with elements of HIIT. The method is curated to music to complement meditation movements. It also aims to alter body frequencies within a class through mindful movement. The approach has been scientifically proven to decrease anxiety levels and enhance overall self-worth.

We are thrilled to partner with such an innovative movement and bring a new, transformative practie to our valued guests, says Graeme Freeman – General Manager at JOALI BEING.

The two-week immersive programme is crafted to empower the body and expand the mind. It includes sunrise and sunset rituals, mindful beach hikes, cathartic ocean dips, high-intensity workouts, immersive sound journeys, and fire ceremonies. Guests can also gain insight through the island’s wellbeing consultants and enjoy the resort’s signature treatments.

As the first dedicated wellbeing island of its kind in the region, JOALI BEING is influenced by culture and widely recognised for its transfrmative wellbeing experiences, and we are therefore delighted to collaborate on our inaugral residence in the Maldives. Our ambition is to lead the next generation of retreats, bringing together the most authentic community of like-minded individuals, and the award-winning JOALI BEING is aligned with its philosophy and offers the ideal locale to resort mental, spiritual, and physical balance, says Luuk Melisse – Sanctum Founder.

What Villas You Can Book for the Retreat?

JOALI BEING has villas from $2700 per night for two people sharing an Ocean Pool Villa on a B&B basis. The wellbeing programme starts from $1,693 per person based on a five-night programme. JOALI BEING also has villas from $2,700 per night for two people sharing an Ocean Pool Villa on a B&B basis. Guests can also gain insight and guidance from the Sanctum Founders and the island’s wellbeing consultants. Take this opportunity to enjoy the resort’s signature treatments and bespoke wellbeing journeys These journeys have been curated around JOALI BEING’s Four Pillars: Mind, Skin, Microbiome, and Energy.

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Guinness World Record Holder Nathaniel Alapide Creates Stunning Sand Art Drawing at Sun Siyam Iru Fushi

Dubai-based and renowned sand artist Nathaniel Alapide astounded guests with his latest masterpiece created at the breathtaking Sun Siyam Iru Fushi. Alapide holds the Guinness World Record for creating the largest sand image. Additionally, he also earns recognition for crafting intricate and mesmerizing sand art creations. This time, Alapide has chosen the pristine shores of Sun Siyam Iru Fushi. His latest collaboration took place at the resort on the 12th of April in celebration of Eid Al Fitr. 

Nathaniel Alapide and His Work

Prior to his visit, Alapide has brought to life an awe-inspiring piece of art. The piece showcased his exceptional talent and creativity to various Sun Siyam Resorts. This was done in celebration of Easter as well, with the expansive beach of the resort serving as his canvas.

Alapide meticulously crafted his sand art, incorporating elements of local culture, marine life, and the serene ambiance of the island. Utilizing only his hands and simple tools, Alapide’s deft touch transformed the grains of sand into a breathtaking visual spectacle.

Working at Sun Siyam Iru Fushi has been an incredible experience. The natural beauty of The Maldives served as the perfect inspiration for my artwork. I am honoured to have had the opportunity to share my passion with guests from around the world, says Nathaniel Alapide.

Alapide’s creation at Sun Siyam Iru Fushi transcended the boundaries of traditional art forms. His artwork embodied the ephemeral beauty and harmony of nature. The intricate details and sheer scale of the sand art left onlookers in awe. Alpadine’s artwork truly captured the essence of the Maldives’ enchanting allure.

We are thrilled to have had Nathaniel Alapide create one of his magnificent sand art pieces at our resort. His ability to capture the essence of the Maldives in his artwork is truly remarkable and aligns perfectly with our commitment to providing unforgettable experiences for our guests says Abdulla Atham – Resort Manager.
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