Sally Brown Bassett Ph.D


Sally Bassett is a yogi, humanitarian, and world traveler. Sally’s enthusiasm toward life as well as her creative and spiritual approach to yoga have been keys to her success. She is the founder of Peace through Yoga studios and the Peace through Yoga Foundation. Sally completed her doctorate degree at Purdue University in tourism with the emphasis on international humanitarian work and is now an adjunct professor at Butler University, teaching yoga basics and philosophy.

Sally has always loved to travel. She counts over 140 countries that she has visited and leads yoga retreats mixed with adventure and service to Costa Rica. Sally founded Peace through Yoga Foundation to provide an English Center and Library in a rural village in Costa Rica.  The International Center for Girls (renamed in 2014) now supports 16 girls via scholarships to learn English, sewing, life skills, yoga and more.  Trips offered to Costa Rica include working with the children at the center.

Events with Sally Brown Bassett Ph.D

Yoga, Adventure, and Service
June 9, 2018

Yoga and Adventure and Service Retreat June 9-16, 2018 Trip Leaders/Yoga Teachers: Chris Yovanovich, E-RYT 500 and Maryjane Behforouz, E-RYT-200 ITINERARY Day 1 – Saturday, June 9, 2018 Arrive in San Jose, Costa Rica and transfer to the 4-star hotel, Don Carlos, in the city. Get settled in your new surroundings until the Welcome Dinner at 6 p.m. on the hotel’s restaurant, Café Amon. (D) Accommodations: Located in the oldest…

Yoga, Adventure, and Service
November 3, 2018

Yoga and Adventure and Service Retreat November 3-10, 2018 Inclusions: • 5 night accommodations – Private Bungalows at Samasati • 2 nights at the boutique Don Carlos Hotel in San Jose • Airport transfers • In-country transportation • All meals at Samasati Nature Retreat • Welcome and Farewell Dinners in San Jose • Breakfast at Don Carlos • Entrance into the Jaguar Animal Rescue Center • Beach time at Punta…