Spiritual Retreats - Mindful Living

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Mindful living is to embrace life with greater awareness, openness, willingness, and energy. Our Mindful Living classes will give you practical tools and a deeper experience of how to find peace and fulfillment within yourself, whatever you are doing—with the help of meditation, and by seeing yourself and others in a clearer, more conscious light.

Our Mindful Living programs cover a wide variety of areas. Each program offers you personal skills, techniques, and teachings for making your life richer and more purposeful.

Mindful Living Courses Scheduled:

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Massage and other healing treatments are available to support your meditation retreat experience

Come a Day Early
Relax, Take a Walk,
Get a Massage

Gardens, flowers, forest are within and around the Expanding Light Spiritual Retreat for Meditation, Yoga, and Health

Stay an Extra Day,  Relax,
Absorb Your Experience

Exquisite vegetarian cuisine is carefully planned to support your meditation and overall health. Our menu is based on the teachings of yoga on diet

Three delicious and satisfying
vegetarian buffet meals are included
with the cost of your stay

Ananda is a worldwide movement to help you realize the joy of your own higher Self. It is based on the teachings of Paramhansa Yogananda and was founded by his direct disciple Swami Kriyananda in 1968.
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Joy is within you


14618 Tyler Foote Rd
Nevada City, California 95959
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Outside US 530-478-7518

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