Retreats

Weeklong Raja Yoga Retreat

with Swami Karunananda, E-RYT 500

March 27 - April 2, 2017
Raja Yoga is a pathway to liberation—to freedom from all sorrow, fear, delusion, and suffering. It explores the nature of suffering from philosophical and practical perspectives and explains how to overcome it. It shows the way to maintain equanimity when facing personal obstacles or dealing with global problems. Ultimately, the study and practice of Raja Yoga enables you to experience the highest spiritual realization and abide in peace and joy always. This wisdom is beautifully presented in a comprehensive system that addresses all aspects of the individual—social, physical, emotional, intellectual, and spiritual. Topics covered will include: The Nature of the Mind The Experience of Suffering Attachment vs…

Retreat with A Course in Miracles: Yoga of Forgiveness

with Bharata Wingham, E-RYT 200, CLYT

April 14 - 16, 2017
Join us on Easter weekend for this program based on Christian principles and terminology. A Course in Miracles focuses on “The Forgiveness Principle”– a crucial aspect of the path of Yoga and key to our emotional health. This weekend will explore the place of forgiveness in our spiritual practices.

Spring Silent Retreat: Budding Potential

with Rev. Prakasha Shakti Capen, E-RYT 500 Retreat Director with Senior Staff

April 20 - 23, 2017
Spring is the season for growth and new beginnings. Use your time at Yogaville’s silent retreat to get in touch with your inner compass and create positive intentions for the year to follow. This retreat is open to everyone—from beginners to advanced Yoga retreatants. Those who are new to meditation or to Yoga practices will receive full instruction; those with experience will have the opportunity to explore more deeply. You will have the opportunity to: Reconnect with your inner guidance and wisdom Unwind in the tranquil countryside Gain insight from the guidance of senior teachers Relax and strengthen the body…

Mindfulness, Compassion, and Difficult Emotions

with Susan Carol Stone, Ph.D.

April 28 - 30, 2017
Book now and get 20% off listed prices. Offer valid until Apr 9, 2017.
In this interactive workshop-retreat, we will explore how to traverse the terrain of difficult emotions through mindfulness, presence, and compassion. Popular mindfulness instructor Susan Carol Stone will assist you in establishing a personal mindfulness program that will help you relax into the present moment and relate to difficult emotions from a new perspective. You’ll understand why it is essential to approach challenging emotions with compassion. This program is suitable for novice and experienced practitioners. An ability to be present to your difficult emotions as they arise is prerequisite to enrollment. These practices are a powerful complement to therapy work. Silence outside…

Peaceful Weight Loss 6-Day Retreat

with Brandt Bhanu Passalacqua and Anna Neiman Passalacqua

May 19 - 24, 2017
Join nationally recognized weight-loss facilitator and author of Peaceful Weight Loss Through Yoga, Bhanu Passalacqua, as he introduces you to the concepts and practices that have helped him and his students lose weight and find balance in their lives.  This is a gentle, restorative practice that helped its creator and facilitator, Bhanu, lose over 100 pounds. It includes Yoga postures, breathwork, meditation, suggestions for dietary changes, and time for questions. During this retreat, you’ll first immerse yourself in the Peaceful Weight Loss program as you explore easeful, breath-based Hatha Yoga as the foundation for establishing balance. Over these three days, you’ll…

Yoga of Devotion: A Retreat With Krishna Das

with Krishna Das

May 26 - 29, 2017
Join world-renowned musician Krishna Das in an experiential weekend filled with kirtan (chanting of sacred sounds). In this special concert and kirtan workshop, you will have the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to immerse yourself in chanting holy mantras with the Grammy-nominated “rockstar of Yoga.” A master kirtanist, Krishna Das will guide you in these ancient chants, making the practice exciting and simple. A personable, down-to-earth presenter, he’s gifted at lifting any hesitation or fear that beginners might feel and guiding everyone to dive into lively, responsive chanting. Krishna Das takes time to share insights that he has gained on the spiritual path and…

Three-Day Silent Retreat: Nurture Your Connection Within

with Integral Yoga Retreat Directors with Senior Staff

June 9 - 11, 2017
This retreat is the first three days of our Ten-Day Silent Retreat. It is offered to those who cannot join us in silence for all ten days. Allow yourself the luxury of going deep within to nurture your connection with your own inner guidance. Experience the natural beauty and the stillness of our sacred spaces. Some of Integral Yoga’s most inspired teachers will share insights, chants, and meditation techniques that will assist you on your journey. Within every heart is an ocean of peace and joy, which is our own true nature. Take time this year to rediscover your own…

Ten-Day Silent Retreat: Nurture Your Connection Within

with Integral Yoga Retreat Directors with Senior Staff

June 9 - 18, 2017
The world is constantly drawing our attention outward into its swirling eddies of activities and responsibilities, joys and sorrows, pleasures and pain. We have trouble finding the time to tap into our inner reality and connect with our innermost desires and aspirations. Gardens of peace and beauty await us within, but opportunities to explore them and re-establish ourselves elude us. Now is the time to take time for yourself. Come to Yogaville and immerse yourself in silence for ten days. Allow yourself the luxury of going deep within to nurture your connection with your own inner guidance. Experience the natural…

Yoga of Recovery® Retreat: Wholehearted Recovery

with Durga Leela, E-RYT 500

June 22 - 25, 2017
During the Yoga of Recovery Retreat, we will explore a loving approach to recovery, one that integrates the most effective approaches of the East and the West. Let’s change our story from one of suffering to one of healing, making use of yogic practices that appeal to our emotional temperament: physical practice, devotional practices, self-enquiry techniques, psychology, and philosophy. Ayurveda is the science of self-healing, and you’ll love the Ayurvedic tools that will help us EMBODY our recovery: Daily practice of Integral Hatha Yoga The roots of our addictive personalities/behaviors (6 Tenets of YoR) Chronic stress response Types of stress…

Yoga, Mindfulness, and Neuroscience: Five-Day Retreat

with Rev. M. Mala Cunningham, Ph.D.

July 14 - 18, 2017
The field of neuroscience shows that we can actually change our brain patterns—and therefore change our thoughts, feelings, and behaviors—which can introduce healing into our system. This retreat will focus on strategies for healing the body and mind through Yoga and mindfulness techniques, introducing you to the concepts and practices that Dr. Mala uses with her clients. You’ll have the time and space to work with these practices under Mala’s guidance and support. You’ll explore: Established and powerful scientific ways in which you can rewire the brain, releasing old patterns and introducing new, healing energy Hands-on healing methods designed to…

Fall Silent Retreat: Even Nature Takes Time to Renew

with Swami Gurucharanananda "Mataji" (Retreat Director) with Senior Staff

October 5 - 8, 2017
Though we all have similar family, job, or societal challenges, there is uniqueness in the way each of us apply and benefit from them. During this retreat, the spiritual practices of Yoga will help you apply their fruits toward meaningful changes in your daily life.

The Four Main Paths of Yoga: An Experiential Retreat

with Swami Asokananda, E-RYT 500

October 20 - 22, 2017
When aligned, the hand, heart, and head form a wonderful ladder to help us climb to a more fulfilling life rooted in Spirit. Since an ounce of practice is worth tons of theory, Swami Asokananda gives thorough focus to the practical ways we can absorb each of these approaches and develop into to true Integral yogis.

New Year’s Silent Retreat: Reaching Healthy New Heights

with Integral Yoga Retreat Directors with Senior Staff

December 28, 2017 - January 1, 2018
Every new year, we close a door to the past and open one to myriad new possibilities. These possibilities allow us to recreate and redesign our lives in ways that aligns us with our innermost desires. Taking a little time away from our busy lives for relaxing and reflecting on where our journey has taken us (and how we want to proceed) is the best way to engage this process. This year, unwind from the holidays in the tranquility of Yogaville, with five days of silence, Hatha Yoga, guided and unguided meditation techniques, and a variety of talks from our…

Yoga Vacation in Guatemala

with Swami Ramananda, E-RYT 500 and Ram Wiener, E-RYT 500

March 24 - 30, 2018
Book now and get $100 off listed prices. Offer valid until December 31, 2017.
Discover the breathtaking vistas of cobalt-blue Lake Atitlan uniquely surrounded by some of Guatemala’s largest volcanoes. Join us and watch your workday blues vanish into thin air.

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