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Ashram Reservations is open to answer questions and take reservations. 800.858.9642 | [email protected]


  • Shared Dormitory: Bottom Bunk – $430.00
  • Shared Dormitory: Top Bunk – $430.00
  • Private Dormitory – $520.00
  • LGH: Full Bed – $570.00
  • LGH: 2 Twin beds – $570.00
  • LGH: Queen Bed – $570.00
  • Tent-Site – $380.00
  • (All prices include $250.00 base amount)

Taken this course with us before and have your own manual and CD? Take the course for a reduced tuition of $135.00. Please call 800.858.9642 to make your reservation

Date & Time Details:
Check-in: 2 – 3 pm
Check-out: 2 pm
Friday - Sunday Early Registration Schedule
Program begins at 4 pm.

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Laugha Yoga 3-Day Leader Certification

with Bharata Wingham, E-RYT 200, CLYT

August 14 - 16, 2020

For everyone, including Yoga teachers and health professionals

A fun way to awaken yourself
and others to the love of laughter.

Experience firsthand how intentional laughter can lead to being happy for no reason. Through yogic laughter sessions, pranayama, meditation, and Laugha Nidra®, you can reach a profound level of peace, joy, and relaxation.

In this program, you will:

  • Learn to lead a Laugha Yoga® class
  • Get certified and learn to lead Laugha Yoga Sessions
  • Discover why prolonged, intentional laughter is being recognized as therapeutic
  • Learn how to use laughter as a form of Social Yoga
  • Receive a  Laugha Yoga Leader’s Manual, downloadable zip file filled with printable handouts and graphics of laughter benefits, writings and audio/video
  • After completion, your contact information will be listed at, and enjoy a 90% discount for access to Dr. Madan Kataria’s worldwide Laughter Yoga ProZone website for six months

Review without manual and CD: $135

Continuing Education (CE) Opportunities


Bharata is knowledgeable and led a great three days. We got way more than we expected. — Lucy L.

I signed up for this training on a lark because I was looking for a weekend getaway and thought it would be fun. It was more fun than I even imagined! I’m leaving with new ideas about how to make laughter and joy a part of my spiritual life and also plan to incorporate it in some of the organizations where I volunteer. You don’t need plans to teach Laugha Yoga to take this course. All you need is a desire to bring joy in your life! — Kara B.

I came to this workshop as a research educator and I walked away with an unexpected sense of calm and healing. Laugha Yoga has opened a well of joy and bliss I did not know I had inside myself. — Rachel D.  


Bharata Wingham, E-RYT 200, CLYT
Bharata is a long-time student of A Course in Miracles, having worked with it daily since 1980. A Laughter Ambassador, he has trained hundreds of Laugha Yoga Leaders and led thousands of people through Laugha Yoga® sessions, a philosophy of spontaneous Self liberation. He was trained and certified in laughter Yoga by Dr. Madan Kataria, founder of the world-wide laughter clubs. For thirteen years, he produced and hosted a television program, A Course in Miracles Study Group, which was distributed in the US and abroad. While conducting numerous programs and workshops, he authored the book, An Ancient New Idea: A Primer on…
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