Spiritual Growth Retreats

Spiritual Growth

Be Victorious on Your Spiritual Path!
Our weekend and weeklong retreat programs are designed to help each guest:

  • Access powerful soul qualities
  • Overcome the great obstacles to spiritual growth: worry, fear, nervousness, and anger
  • Attune to the Divine within you through concentration and meditation
  • Learn useful, scientifically proven meditation and relaxation techniques to help transform your thinking and improve your experience of life

Spiritual Growth retreat experiences provide each guest with:

  • Clear presentations by dynamic teachers in a classroom setting
  • Time for direct experience of new teachings and quiet inward reflection
  • Helpful course materials and resources to take home
  • A highly supportive staff
  • Simple and uplifting accommodations and facilities

2016 December

Deepen Your Meditation Retreat

Friday, Dec 9 – Sunday, Dec 11

Deepen Your Meditation Retreat
Take Your Hong Sau Practice to the Next Level

If your meditation practice needs recharging or restarting, this weekend retreat will re-inspire you. Deepening your experience of meditation will open doors to inner freedom.
Nayaswami Mukti

Life, Death, and Beyond

Friday, Dec 9 – Sunday, Dec 11

Life, Death, and Beyond
For Living Life More Fully

Remove fear and sadness from your perspective of death, and gain tools for a more purposeful and fulfilling life.
Nayaswami Anandi

A Christmas of Inner Awakening

Thursday, Dec 22 – Monday, Dec 26

A Christmas of Inner Awakening
Divine Stillness, Joy, and Spiritual Community

Spiritualize this Christmas. Touch the consciousness of Christ within yourself and be renewed and strengthened in your inner life.
Catherine Kairavi

Happiness Retreat Getaway

Monday, Dec 26 – Wednesday, Dec 28

Happiness Retreat Getaway
You Deserve It

Happiness is a natural quality of the soul - easy to overlook in our busy lives. Learn skills to restore your inner balance and bring happiness into every day.
Nayaswami Anandi

New Year Renewal: Relax, Recharge, Refocus

Thursday, Dec 29 – Monday, Jan 2

New Year Renewal: Relax, Recharge, Refocus
A New Year's Retreat

Make 2017 richer and more fulfilling by examining the lessons of 2016 and setting goals for 2017. Enjoy a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere, and a powerfully uplifting ceremony on New Year's Eve—you will feel truly refreshed and motivated for the coming year.
Nayaswami Diksha and Nayaswami Gyandev McCord

New Year's Retreat IN ESPANOL

Thursday, Dec 29 – Monday, Jan 2

New Year's Retreat IN ESPANOL

Da la bienvenida al 2017, de una forma diferente: alimentando tu espíritu, estableciendo metas y conociendo a otras personas, que como tú, están buscando un cambio en su vida.

2017 January

Awaken Your True Potential

Friday, Jan 6 – Sunday, Jan 8

Awaken Your True Potential
Wonderful Tools and Attitudes from Yogananda

Let's leave behind limiting habits and attitudes and embrace a higher octave of our own self, using Yogananda's techniques for self-realization.
Nayaswami Anandi

First-Timers' Weekend

Friday, Jan 6 – Sunday, Jan 8

First-Timers' Weekend

A perfect getaway—with a blend of relaxation, inspiration, yoga postures, meditation instruction, and delicious vegetarian food—in a beautiful atmosphere. You'll be amazed how much you can experience in one weekend.
Nayaswami Mantradevi

Learn to Meditate for Freedom & Compassion

Friday, Jan 13 – Sunday, Jan 15

Learn to Meditate for Freedom & Compassion

A priceless gift of your meditation practice is an immediate understanding of other's realities. This awareness brings peace to your relationships and more clarity of mind.
Nayaswami Diksha

Developing Intuition Retreat: How to Know and Trust Your Inner Guidance

Friday, Jan 20 – Sunday, Jan 22

Developing Intuition Retreat: How to Know and Trust Your Inner Guidance

Intuition is a human faculty deeper than thought – the clear inner knowing of what is true. It is a skill that can be learned and developed.
Nayaswami Krishnadas and Nayaswami Mukti

Kundalini Power

Friday, Jan 20 – Sunday, Jan 22

Kundalini Power
Find Inner Freedom Through Yoga Practices

Kundalini is the key to spiritual awakening. Gain understanding and tools to coax the kundalini upward.
Badri Matlock

Recreate Yourself

Friday, Jan 20 – Sunday, Jan 22

Recreate Yourself

Take this opportunity to learn how to become "the best yet" version of yourself. Discover how to bring out your inner creative potential and open the door to deeper fulfillment.
Nayaswami Mantradevi

Discover Your Own Happiness Retreat

  ceu credits Sunday, Jan 22 – Friday, Jan 27

Discover Your Own Happiness Retreat

Take a 5-day vacation for personal transformation. During this retreat, you will learn how to experience happiness within you, and learn to find it amidst the challenges of life.
Nayaswami Anandi

Awakening Spiritual Peace Yoga Retreat

Friday, Jan 27 – Sunday, Jan 29

Awakening Spiritual Peace Yoga Retreat

Discover how yoga postures (hatha yoga), help you calm and focus your mind, relax your body, and achieve tranquility.
Brahmachari Jitendra

Inner Renewal Week

Sunday, Jan 29 – Sunday, Feb 5

Inner Renewal Week
Going Deeper into God

This week can permanently transform and deepen your spiritual life. It is led by the spiritual directors of Ananda Worldwide and offered to serious spiritual seekers.
Nayaswamis Jyotish and Devi

February

Learn How to Meditate Retreat

Friday, Feb 10 – Sunday, Feb 12

Learn How to Meditate Retreat
Techniques for Peace of Mind and Balanced Living

Meditation is recommended everywhere these days for the tremendous benefits in enhancing mental clarity, inner peace, creativity, and overall physical health.
Nayaswami Mukti, Ganesha Kieran, Sahaja Sims and Nayaswami Krishnadas

Spiritualize Your Marriage

Friday, Feb 10 – Sunday, Feb 12

Spiritualize Your Marriage

Celebrate Valentine’s Day by renewing the spiritual bond in your marriage and exploring your divine purpose for being together.
Nayaswami Krishnadas and Nayaswami Mantradevi

You Are What You Think

Friday, Feb 17 – Sunday, Feb 19

You Are What You Think
Choose Thoughts That Work for You

Learn to choose thoughts that are life-enhancing and that open the door to greater fulfillment in every area of your life.
Nayaswami Anandi

How to Have Courage, Calmness & Confidence

Friday, Feb 24 – Sunday, Feb 26

How to Have Courage, Calmness & Confidence

The soul has everything it needs to meet every test of life. As you live in tune with the power of your soul, your life will be completely transformed.
Nayaswami Mantradevi

First-Timers' Week

Sunday, Feb 26 – Friday, Mar 3

First-Timers' Week

A well designed getaway—with a blend of relaxation, inspiration, yoga postures, meditation instruction, and delicious vegetarian food—in a beautiful atmosphere.
Nayaswami Mukti

March

Deepen Your Meditation Retreat

Friday, Mar 3 – Sunday, Mar 5

Deepen Your Meditation Retreat
Take Your Hong Sau Practice to the Next Level

If your meditation practice needs recharging or restarting, this weekend retreat will re-inspire you. Deepening your experience of meditation will open doors to inner freedom.
Nayaswami Mukti

Know Your Strengths- Find Your Balance

Friday, Mar 3 – Sunday, Mar 5

Know Your Strengths- Find Your Balance
Yogic Principles for Self Transformation

During this weekend using the illuminating perspective of yoga science, you will be guided to explore your own nature including how to understand your personal challenges, and how to make the most of your personal strengths.
Nayaswami Diksha

Yoga Retreat for Opening the Heart

Friday, Mar 3 – Sunday, Mar 5

Yoga Retreat for Opening the Heart

A weekend retreat filled with yoga postures (hatha yoga), chanting, and meditation techniques that bring energy to your heart center and allow more love in your life.
Brahmachari Jitendra

Relationships That Work

Friday, Mar 10 – Sunday, Mar 12

Relationships That Work
How to Attract Greater Harmony

Learn how to improve all your relationships. Certain basic principles help us to be successful in relating to others.
Nayaswami Anandi

First-Timers' Weekend

Friday, Mar 17 – Sunday, Mar 19

First-Timers' Weekend

A perfect getaway—with a blend of relaxation, inspiration, yoga postures, meditation instruction, and delicious vegetarian food—in a beautiful atmosphere. You'll be amazed how much you can experience in one weekend.
Nayaswami Mantradevi

Let's Talk About Death

Friday, Mar 17 – Sunday, Mar 19

Let's Talk About Death
Led by the founder of Ananda's first Elder Care home

Join me on a journey around death. How would you like to die? How will you prepare for “The final exam”?
Nayaswami Hanuman

The Chakras: Inner Guide to Self-Realization

Friday, Mar 24 – Sunday, Mar 26

The Chakras: Inner Guide to Self-Realization

In this retreat, you'll learn more about what the chakras do, and you'll be guided through experiences of them on progressively deeper levels.
Nayaswami Maria

Learn How to Meditate Retreat

Friday, Mar 24 – Sunday, Mar 26

Learn How to Meditate Retreat
Techniques for Peace of Mind and Balanced Living

Meditation is recommended everywhere these days for the tremendous benefits in enhancing mental clarity, inner peace, creativity, and overall physical health.
Nayaswami Mukti, Ganesha Kieran, Sahaja Sims and Nayaswami Krishnadas

Achieving Inner Peace & Tranquility

Friday, Mar 24 – Sunday, Mar 26

Achieving Inner Peace & Tranquility

This course is filled with experiential exercises, discussion, and living examples. It also includes the Full Circle Emotional Awareness Exercises.
Nayaswami Mantradevi

How to Rise Above Your Karma

Friday, Mar 31 – Sunday, Apr 2

How to Rise Above Your Karma
Use Your Life Experiences to Empower Yourself

During this supportive and insightful retreat you will explore your own karmic patterns and lessons. You will also learn effective ways to free yourself from karma.
Nayaswami Mukti

April

Experiments in Higher Consciousness

Friday, Apr 7 – Sunday, Apr 9

Experiments in Higher Consciousness
An Experiential Retreat

We will practice together many of Yogananda's proven techniques for lifting your consciousness.
Nayaswami Anandi

A Women's Retreat: Reconnect with God, Yourself & Nature

Friday, Apr 7 – Sunday, Apr 9

A Women's Retreat: Reconnect with God, Yourself & Nature

A spiritual retreat that is refreshing beyond all other breaks. It’s a revitalizing feast of Divine Mother energy.
Nayaswami Mantradevi

Practical Spiritual Tools for Daily Life

Sunday, Apr 9 – Friday, Apr 14

Practical Spiritual Tools for Daily Life
The Heart of Yoganananda's Teachings

Nayaswami Diksha and Nayaswami Gyandev McCord

An Easter Retreat

Friday, Apr 14 – Sunday, Apr 16

An Easter Retreat
A Retreat for Spiritual Renewal

Yogananda expressed with crystal clarity the deeper meaning of Jesus’ life and teachings.You will be thrilled to gain a deeper understanding of the Bible and its non-denominational, practical wisdom.
Nayaswami Krishnadas

Overcoming Bad Feelings

Friday, Apr 14 – Sunday, Apr 16

Overcoming Bad Feelings
A Spiritual Retreat for Feeling Good about Yourself and Others

Who hasn’t had negative feelings at one time or another? Often, the pain of those feelings spurs us toward positive personal change and growth.
Nayaswami Anandi

Life, Death, and Beyond

Friday, Apr 28 – Sunday, Apr 30

Life, Death, and Beyond
For Living Life More Fully

Remove fear and sadness from your perspective of death, and gain tools for a more purposeful and fulfilling life.
Nayaswami Anandi

Wisdom of Yogananda: Tools for Success and Happiness

Friday, Apr 28 – Sunday, Apr 30

Wisdom of Yogananda: Tools for Success and Happiness

Learn to cultivate new and effective habits to attract success on every level. Identify the temporary blocks that stand in your way.
Sabari Lester

May

Free Yourself From Stress Retreat

Friday, May 5 – Sunday, May 7

Free Yourself From Stress Retreat

Practice the techniques of Paramhansa Yogananda to help you to relax physically and mentally. Learn how to develop mental strength through concentration and meditation, to help you maintain calmness throughout the day.
Nayaswami Diksha

Learn How to Meditate Retreat

Friday, May 5 – Sunday, May 7

Learn How to Meditate Retreat
Techniques for Peace of Mind and Balanced Living

Meditation is recommended everywhere these days for the tremendous benefits in enhancing mental clarity, inner peace, creativity, and overall physical health.
Nayaswami Mukti, Ganesha Kieran, Sahaja Sims and Nayaswami Krishnadas

Life Transitions: What's My Next Step?

Friday, May 5 – Sunday, May 7

Life Transitions: What's My Next Step?

Gain important tools and insights for understanding yourself more deeply, to better cooperate with the flow of your life. Learn how to move in a direction that is positive, growthful, and spiritually uplifting.
Nayaswami Mantradevi

Ananda Holistic Health Retreat

  ceu credits Sunday, May 7 – Friday, May 12

Ananda Holistic Health Retreat
Achieving Glowing Health and Vitality

Immerse yourself in an environment that supports you in every way - diet, exercise, meditation, changing habits, living a balanced life.
Maitri Jones, Nayaswami Mangala and Nayaswami Anandi

Change Your Magnetism—Change Your Life

Friday, May 12 – Sunday, May 14

Change Your Magnetism—Change Your Life
How to Eliminate Self-Defeating Patterns and Attract True Success

By developing the right kind of magnetism, you can learn new skills, attract inspiration when needed, succeed at work, find true friends, and attract a compatible life partner.
Nayaswami Naidhruva

First-Timers' Weekend

Friday, May 26 – Sunday, May 28

First-Timers' Weekend

A perfect getaway—with a blend of relaxation, inspiration, yoga postures, meditation instruction, and delicious vegetarian food—in a beautiful atmosphere. You'll be amazed how much you can experience in one weekend.
Nayaswami Mantradevi

Let's Talk About Marriage

Friday, May 26 – Sunday, May 28

Let's Talk About Marriage
A Guided Retreat for Married Women

For a marriage that is full of fun, closeness, and mutual support, try viewing marriage as an opportunity for spiritual and personal growth.
Nayaswami Anandi

Yoga Retreat for Emotional Well Being

Friday, May 26 – Sunday, May 28

Yoga Retreat for Emotional Well Being

Brahmachari Jitendra

June

The Essence of the Bhagavad Gita According to Yogananda

Sunday, Jun 4 – Saturday, Jun 10

The Essence of the Bhagavad Gita According to Yogananda
Powerful, Practical Keys to Spiritual Growth

Take your spiritual life into an entirely new dimension as you unlock the secrets of this powerful scripture.
Nayaswami Gyandev McCord and Nayaswami Diksha

How to Be a Channel of Divine Grace

Friday, Jun 9 – Sunday, Jun 11

How to Be a Channel of Divine Grace

How to feel the divine presence more deeply in your life, and to share that with others, based on the teachings of Paramhansa Yogananda.
Nayaswami Maria

Discover Your Own Happiness Retreat

  ceu credits Sunday, Jun 11 – Friday, Jun 16

Discover Your Own Happiness Retreat

Take a 5-day vacation for personal transformation. During this retreat, you will learn how to experience happiness within you, and learn to find it amidst the challenges of life.
Nayaswami Anandi

Learn How to Meditate Retreat

Friday, Jun 16 – Sunday, Jun 18

Learn How to Meditate Retreat
Techniques for Peace of Mind and Balanced Living

Meditation is recommended everywhere these days for the tremendous benefits in enhancing mental clarity, inner peace, creativity, and overall physical health.
Nayaswami Mukti, Ganesha Kieran, Sahaja Sims and Nayaswami Krishnadas

How to Know and Trust Your Inner Guidance

Friday, Jun 23 – Sunday, Jun 25

How to Know and Trust Your Inner Guidance

Developing Intuition can be an amazing time saving device! It is the fruit of practicing the skills you will learn during this retreat: awareness, meditation, and a joyful inner balance. Led by guest teacher and author of Freedom from Stress.
David Gamow

First-Timers' Weekend

Friday, Jun 30 – Sunday, Jul 2

First-Timers' Weekend

A perfect getaway—with a blend of relaxation, inspiration, yoga postures, meditation instruction, and delicious vegetarian food—in a beautiful atmosphere. You'll be amazed how much you can experience in one weekend.
Nayaswami Mantradevi

Early Days of Ananda: Living History

Friday, Jun 30 – Sunday, Jul 2

Early Days of Ananda: Living History

An entertaining and inspiring weekend with stories of the early beginnings of Ananda from the people helped build the community. This year we'll cover the expansion of Ananda after the fire - the years from 1979 to the early 1980s.
Nayaswamis Jyotish and Devi

July

Learn How to Meditate Retreat

Friday, Jul 7 – Sunday, Jul 9

Learn How to Meditate Retreat
Techniques for Peace of Mind and Balanced Living

Meditation is recommended everywhere these days for the tremendous benefits in enhancing mental clarity, inner peace, creativity, and overall physical health.
Nayaswami Mukti, Ganesha Kieran, Sahaja Sims and Nayaswami Krishnadas

Living from the Inside Out Retreat

Friday, Jul 14 – Sunday, Jul 16

Living from the Inside Out Retreat
Find Solutions to Life's Challenges

Learn and experience powerful laws of Spirit for discovering your highest potential and positive approaches to life.
Nayaswami Anandi

First-Timers' Week

Sunday, Jul 16 – Friday, Jul 21

First-Timers' Week

A well designed getaway—with a blend of relaxation, inspiration, yoga postures, meditation instruction, and delicious vegetarian food—in a beautiful atmosphere.
Nayaswami Mukti

Angels, Intuition, and Divine Guidance

Friday, Jul 21 – Sunday, Jul 23

Angels, Intuition, and Divine Guidance

What part do angels play in your life? Learn to tune in more deeply to your intuitive perception, and to cooperate with divine guidance and aid in your life.
Nayaswami Mantradevi

Law of Attraction

Friday, Jul 21 – Sunday, Jul 23

Law of Attraction
Attuning Yourself with the Universal Power of Abundance

Learn how to master the universal keys to becoming successful in anything you do.
Nayaswami Krishnadas

Harmony in Relationships

Friday, Jul 28 – Sunday, Jul 30

Harmony in Relationships
Using the Chakras to Express Your Best Self

It is often subtle energy that is guiding the success or difficulty in our relationships. Learn how to direct your energy in a harmonious and supportive way. See how the magnetism of the positive energy you give, comes back to you!
Nayaswami Diksha

Spiritualize Your Daily Life Retreat

Friday, Jul 28 – Sunday, Jul 30

Spiritualize Your Daily Life Retreat
Attitudes for Everyday Joy and Success

Do you find the idea of blending a deep spiritual awareness with your job, family, and daily activities attractive? You will learn simple tools to experience the hidden meaning, success and joy in everyday moments.
Nayaswami Mukti

August

Spiritual Renewal Week Retreat

Sunday, Aug 6 – Sunday, Aug 13

Spiritual Renewal Week Retreat

Join the Ananda Community in our annual week of Spiritual Renewal, the highlight of Ananda's summer for over 40 years.
Nayaswamis Jyotish and Devi

How to Have Courage, Calmness & Confidence

Friday, Aug 18 – Sunday, Aug 20

How to Have Courage, Calmness & Confidence

The soul has everything it needs to meet every test of life. As you live in tune with the power of your soul, your life will be completely transformed.
Nayaswami Mantradevi

Learn How to Meditate Retreat

Friday, Aug 18 – Sunday, Aug 20

Learn How to Meditate Retreat
Techniques for Peace of Mind and Balanced Living

Meditation is recommended everywhere these days for the tremendous benefits in enhancing mental clarity, inner peace, creativity, and overall physical health.
Nayaswami Mukti, Ganesha Kieran, Sahaja Sims and Nayaswami Krishnadas

Rejuventation Retreat for Cancer Patients

Monday, Aug 21 – Sunday, Sep 10

Rejuventation Retreat for Cancer Patients

If you have undergone chemotherapy and/or radiation treatment in the last 10 years, this 3-week program could be a game changer for you.

Healthy Mind- Healthy Body

Friday, Aug 25 – Sunday, Aug 27

Healthy Mind- Healthy Body
Yogananda's Revolutionary Approach to Health

Joy and vitality are yours to call upon at will! Experience a profound healing of mind and body using simple tools to awaken receptivity to this subtle power.
Nayaswami Mukti

September

First-Timers' Weekend

Friday, Sep 1 – Sunday, Sep 3

First-Timers' Weekend

A perfect getaway—with a blend of relaxation, inspiration, yoga postures, meditation instruction, and delicious vegetarian food—in a beautiful atmosphere. You'll be amazed how much you can experience in one weekend.
Nayaswami Mantradevi

Deepen Your Meditation Retreat

Friday, Sep 8 – Sunday, Sep 10

Deepen Your Meditation Retreat
Take Your Hong Sau Practice to the Next Level

If your meditation practice needs recharging or restarting, this weekend retreat will re-inspire you. Deepening your experience of meditation will open doors to inner freedom.
Nayaswami Mukti

Adventures in Spiritual Awakening

Sunday, Sep 10 – Friday, Sep 15

Adventures in Spiritual Awakening
An Experiential Journey into The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

Yogananda's commentaries transform mystical poetry into a dynamic guidebook to spiritual living in today's world. You'll enjoy personalized explorations through discussion, meditation, yoga postures, energy-control techniques, guided introspection, and more.
Nayaswami Diksha and Nayaswami Gyandev McCord

How to Rise Above Your Karma

Friday, Sep 15 – Sunday, Sep 17

How to Rise Above Your Karma
Use Your Life Experiences to Empower Yourself

During this supportive and insightful retreat you will explore your own karmic patterns and lessons. You will also learn effective ways to free yourself from karma.
Nayaswami Mukti

Learn How to Meditate Retreat

Friday, Sep 15 – Sunday, Sep 17

Learn How to Meditate Retreat
Techniques for Peace of Mind and Balanced Living

Meditation is recommended everywhere these days for the tremendous benefits in enhancing mental clarity, inner peace, creativity, and overall physical health.
Nayaswami Mukti, Ganesha Kieran, Sahaja Sims and Nayaswami Krishnadas

First-Timers' Week

Sunday, Sep 24 – Friday, Sep 29

First-Timers' Week

A well designed getaway—with a blend of relaxation, inspiration, yoga postures, meditation instruction, and delicious vegetarian food—in a beautiful atmosphere.
Nayaswami Mukti

Sharing Nature Training and Retreat

Sunday, Sep 24 – Friday, Sep 29

Sharing Nature Training and Retreat
A Nature-Based Wellness Retreat

Learn techniques to give children and adults a dynamic and inspiring experience of nature.
Sundara Traymar and Bharat Cornell

Achieving Inner Peace & Tranquility

Friday, Sep 29 – Sunday, Oct 1

Achieving Inner Peace & Tranquility

This course is filled with experiential exercises, discussion, and living examples. It also includes the Full Circle Emotional Awareness Exercises.
Nayaswami Mantradevi

October

Awaken Your True Potential

Friday, Oct 6 – Sunday, Oct 8

Awaken Your True Potential
Wonderful Tools and Attitudes from Yogananda

Let's leave behind limiting habits and attitudes and embrace a higher octave of our own self, using Yogananda's techniques for self-realization.
Nayaswami Anandi

Learn How to Meditate Retreat

Friday, Oct 6 – Sunday, Oct 8

Learn How to Meditate Retreat
Techniques for Peace of Mind and Balanced Living

Meditation is recommended everywhere these days for the tremendous benefits in enhancing mental clarity, inner peace, creativity, and overall physical health.
Nayaswami Mukti, Ganesha Kieran, Sahaja Sims and Nayaswami Krishnadas

Ananda Spiritual Counseling™ Training

  ceu credits Tuesday, Oct 17 – Sunday, Oct 22

Ananda Spiritual Counseling™ Training

Do you often find yourself listening to someone talk to you about their problems? Would you like to feel more confident about how to respond?
Nayaswami Diksha, Nayaswami Anandi and Nayaswami Mangala

Change Your Magnetism—Change Your Life

Friday, Oct 20 – Sunday, Oct 22

Change Your Magnetism—Change Your Life
How to Eliminate Self-Defeating Patterns and Attract True Success

By developing the right kind of magnetism, you can learn new skills, attract inspiration when needed, succeed at work, find true friends, and attract a compatible life partner.
Nayaswami Naidhruva

Discover Your Own Happiness Retreat

  ceu credits Sunday, Oct 29 – Friday, Nov 3

Discover Your Own Happiness Retreat

Take a 5-day vacation for personal transformation. During this retreat, you will learn how to experience happiness within you, and learn to find it amidst the challenges of life.
Nayaswami Anandi

November

Deepen Your Divine Connection

Friday, Nov 3 – Sunday, Nov 5

Deepen Your Divine Connection

An experiential weekend that will bring the Divine more fully and completely into your life.
Nayaswami Diksha

Relationships That Work

Friday, Nov 10 – Sunday, Nov 12

Relationships That Work
How to Attract Greater Harmony

Learn how to improve all your relationships. Certain basic principles help us to be successful in relating to others.
Nayaswami Anandi

Spiritualize Your Daily Life Retreat

Friday, Nov 10 – Sunday, Nov 12

Spiritualize Your Daily Life Retreat
Attitudes for Everyday Joy and Success

Do you find the idea of blending a deep spiritual awareness with your job, family, and daily activities attractive? You will learn simple tools to experience the hidden meaning, success and joy in everyday moments.
Nayaswami Mukti

Learn How to Meditate Retreat

Friday, Nov 17 – Sunday, Nov 19

Learn How to Meditate Retreat
Techniques for Peace of Mind and Balanced Living

Meditation is recommended everywhere these days for the tremendous benefits in enhancing mental clarity, inner peace, creativity, and overall physical health.
Nayaswami Mukti, Ganesha Kieran, Sahaja Sims and Nayaswami Krishnadas

Living with a Grateful Heart: A Thanksgiving Retreat

Thursday, Nov 23 – Monday, Nov 27

Living with a Grateful Heart: A Thanksgiving Retreat

A holiday weekend to leave you refreshed and uplifted, with practical tools to keep you feeling good throughout the year.
Nayaswami Anandi

December

Developing Intuition Retreat: How to Know and Trust Your Inner Guidance

Friday, Dec 1 – Sunday, Dec 3

Developing Intuition Retreat: How to Know and Trust Your Inner Guidance

Intuition is a human faculty deeper than thought – the clear inner knowing of what is true. It is a skill that can be learned and developed.
Nayaswami Krishnadas and Nayaswami Mukti

Learn How to Meditate Retreat

Friday, Dec 1 – Sunday, Dec 3

Learn How to Meditate Retreat
Techniques for Peace of Mind and Balanced Living

Meditation is recommended everywhere these days for the tremendous benefits in enhancing mental clarity, inner peace, creativity, and overall physical health.
Nayaswami Mukti, Ganesha Kieran, Sahaja Sims and Nayaswami Krishnadas

Living from the Inside Out Retreat

Friday, Dec 8 – Sunday, Dec 10

Living from the Inside Out Retreat
Find Solutions to Life's Challenges

Learn and experience powerful laws of Spirit for discovering your highest potential and positive approaches to life.
Nayaswami Anandi

Overcoming Bad Feelings

Friday, Dec 15 – Sunday, Dec 17

Overcoming Bad Feelings
A Spiritual Retreat for Feeling Good about Yourself and Others

Who hasn’t had negative feelings at one time or another? Often, the pain of those feelings spurs us toward positive personal change and growth.
Nayaswami Anandi

A Christmas of Inner Awakening

Friday, Dec 22 – Tuesday, Dec 26

A Christmas of Inner Awakening
Divine Stillness, Joy, and Spiritual Community

Spiritualize this Christmas. Touch the consciousness of Christ within yourself and be renewed and strengthened in your inner life.
Catherine Kairavi

New Year Renewal: Relax, Recharge, Refocus

Friday, Dec 29 – Tuesday, Jan 2

New Year Renewal: Relax, Recharge, Refocus
A New Year's Retreat

Make 2017 richer and more fulfilling by examining the lessons of 2016 and setting goals for 2017. Enjoy a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere, and a powerfully uplifting ceremony on New Year's Eve—you will feel truly refreshed and motivated for the coming year.
Nayaswami Diksha and Nayaswami Gyandev McCord

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Gyandev McCord

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