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Exploring Farther Reaches of Time and Space, Unveiling Sparkling Knowledge

  • Ratna Ling Retreat Center Ratna Ling Retreat Center
  • 35755 Hauser Bridge Rd. Cazadero, CA 95421 United States
  • Jul 15 - 21, 2019 (7 days)
  • Please follow the link in REGISTRATION for full details about the retreat. Please note, this program is not eligible for any Ratna Ling promotions or discounts.

About This Event

Odiyan Retreat Center is pleased to present its first Time, Space, Knowledge retreat since 1999.This will be an opportunity for TSK practitioners to gather together for intensive practice, and vigorous inquiry into the book Time, Space and Knowledge: A New Vision of Reality. Included will be multi-discipline comparative explorations of the TSK vision with the topics presented by experts in the disciplines of science, theology, literature, music or other arts.

Since this is a deepening experience, the retreat is open only to TSK practitioners who have completed at least Courses 1 and 2 of Odiyan TSK’s program. Other long-term TSK practitioners may apply by emailing (contact info blocked) for an interview.

Held at  beautiful Ratna Ling Retreat Center, accommodations are fourteen secluded cottages, each with two bedrooms, bath, living area, microwave, coffee/tea service, and an outdoor deck with views of the wooded and meadowed hills, redwoods, birds and animals.


6 nights accommodations

3 delicious vegetarian meals per day

Unlimited tea/coffee/ filtered drinking water

The full program of teachings

TSK exercises

Seminar-style exploration of selections from Time, Space and Knowledge: A New Vision of Reality, multi-discipline presentations and discussions

Fun activities such as evening movies that further stimulate our TSK exploration


One person, in shared cottage $1400 (Full payment by June 10)

Couple in shared cottage $2,000 (Full payment by June 10)

Entire cottage: one person or one couple $2,200 (Full payment by June 10)

Early Bird discount of 15% per person for registrations paid in full by April 15, 2019 (Type ‘EarlyBird’ in coupon on the registration page.)

*Scholarships may be available, depending on need and number of registrations. Please contact Carolyn Pasternak directly at (contact info blocked)

Register now for one of only 28 spots in this exclusive retreat! Don’t miss this opportunity for a memorable, shared exploration deep into the heart of our Being!

“A beautiful and serene retreat center. The setting is breath-taking. The food is delicious and the accommodations are clean, comfortable and exquisitely designed. A wonderful getaway to truly relax and escape from it all.” – Beth Berlin-Stephens, a Google review

Venue Highlights

Three miles from the beautiful Sonoma coast. Organic, vegetarian meals. 120 acres of redwoods, canyons, reservoirs, and wildlife. Sacred architecture timber cottages and communal spaces. Featured stupas, gardens, and temple empowered by Tibetan Buddhist Lama Tarthang Tulku Rinpoche.


14 guest cottages on 120 acres of property. Each spacious, quiet cottage has 2 private rooms, with high ceilings and a deck with a view. Cottages include jet tubs (or ADA shower), towels, deluxe linens, refrigerator, tea kettle, coffee/tea, kitchen sink/counter, diningware, dining table, and living room with a stove fireplace. Free wifi available and a landline telephone.

Guests can choose to have an exclusive cottage for ONE person; a private room for ONE person in a SHARED cottage; or a cottage for TWO people. Any additional guest after TWO is $100 per person per night. Meals and classes included.


  • A/C in Rooms
  • Free Wifi
  • Spa
  • Towels
  • Free Parking
  • Coffee/Tea
  • Restaurant
  • Yoga Studio
  • House Keeping

Menu Types

  • Vegan
  • Vegetarian
  • Organic
  • Gluten Free
  • Dairy Free


All of our meals are organic and vegetarian, made with love and care.

We provide homemade yogurt and granola for breakfast. Lunches and dinners always include salads or salad bar. Each meal is self-served on a buffet table.


San Francisco International and Oakland International airports are approximately three hours south of Ratna Ling by car. Alaska Airlines flies to and from Sonoma County Airport in Santa Rosa which is approximately 1.5 hours from Ratna Ling by car. Unfortunately, there are no shuttles that bring you directly to Ratna Ling, so it is best to rent a car or email us to support in coordinating a carpool with fellow retreatants.

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