Located on Mexico’s pacific coast, Casa Luz offers transformative events that open the heart, challenge the mind and lighten the spirit.

Welcome to Casa Luz

Casa Luz is a community center comprised of visitors and locals who live in La Manzanilla, Mexico.  We share a common interest in heartfelt connection, personal growth and well-being. Together, we discover the way of the heart – the pathway home to our deepest satisfaction. At the foundation of all that we do is love – the highest expression of our collective humanity.

Transformative Events

Casa Luz offers enlivening, uplifting, and community building events.  We delight in supporting locals or visitors in offering their skills.  If you have a class or event to offer please contact us.  

Literary Events

Annual Story Slam
Community Open Mic
Local Writers Presentations
Poetry Readings


Discussion Groups


Spiritual Book Study
Sanskrit Chanting
Mindfulness Training

Women’s Events

New Moon Gatherings
Support Groups


Belly Dance


Gentle Hatha
Hatha Flow

Rooftop Cinema

Weekly, independent, award-winning documentary and narrative films


Fundraisers for local needs

Casa Luz donates to various local causes including: 

La Catalina Foundation
El Huerto Escolar school garden
Centro de Salud health center
BAEJAC – emergency response
Ambulance service
La Manzanilla Hermosa recycle
Local families in need

About La Manzanilla

La Manzanilla del Mar, a small fishing village located on beautiful Tenacatita Bay in southern Jalisco, has a permanent population of approximately 3,000. During the winter months the pueblo welcomes visitors from the interior of Mexico, from the US and Canada. Between November and April Casa Luz offers ongoing classes and events.


75 Boca del Rio, La Huerta, 48898 La Manzanilla, Jal, Mexico


+52 315-114-0065