Sacred Sounds: Healing Sounds

About This Event

Discover the secrets of sound healing with internationally acclaimed teacher Jonathan Goldman and holistic psychotherapist Andi Goldman. Explore the scientific and spiritual basis of using sound for healing through group exercises, sound healing techniques, award-winning healing music, and cutting-edge scientific information.

Learn about the Divine Name—a universal sound that has the ability to resonate both the physical body and subtle energy fields of anyone who intones it, irrespective of religion, tradition, or belief. You will also discover the incredible healing ability of Sacred Ratio Pythagorean Tuning Forks! Discover how sound can enhance your well-being.

Learn how sound can:

Energize and balance the brain

Improve the immune system

Tune the nervous system

Reduce stress

Heighten consciousness

Through teachings, meditations, and sonic exercises awaken the joyous and extraordinary healing power of sound in us all!

Additional Information

The workshop is a step-by-step process of vibratory initiation and activation. It culminates with learning to intone the Divine Name—a universal sound for healing, prayer, meditation, and transformation. The Divine Name has the ability to create a deep and profound connection between ourselves and the Divine. In addition, as an ultimate form of prayer, this extraordinary sound has the ability to bring healing and harmony to ourselves and the planet.

This workshop will discuss:

Vowels as mantras: How to use the power of self-created sacred sounds to resonate your chakras

Fundamentals of breath and toning: The importance of breath in resonating our body, brain, and etheric fields and in opening the pathways that allow sound to be expressed comfortably

Brahmari pranayama: A powerful technique of sonic Yoga for balance, health, and harmony

Fundamentals of vocal harmonics: How to create two or more notes simultaneously and experience the resultant transformative effects

Sounding the Divine Name: How to intone and experience the power of the universal sound for healing, prayer, meditation, and transformation

The healing vibrational resonance of specially created Sacred Ratio Pythagorean Tuning Forks


A most impressive learning and technique workshop over a weekend; so unique and powerful. Few people can imagine how transforming this subject could be! — Rosella Reif

A wonderful introduction to the powerful and sacred potential of sound. — Lance Simon

One of the brightest, loveliest, and most precious experiences enriching my consciousness, service, and ability to be who I am. Place, space, people, and guidance from above, natural and nurturing pristine environment make this time and experience even more wonderful. OM! — Yarema Rybitakyi

Venue Highlights

Yogaville is home to the Light of Truth Universal Shrine (LOTUS). The LOTUS is a unique temple dedicated to interfaith understanding and the Light within all faiths. Individual altars represent and honor the different world faiths and spiritual paths. The vision, design and inspiration of Sri Swami Satchidananda, LOTUS was dedicated in 1986. It demonstrates, “Truth is One, Paths are Many.” In the peaceful countryside of Virginia, the doors of LOTUS are open to welcome people of all backgrounds and beliefs.


The all-inclusive prices of our accommodations provides you with three delicious buffet-style vegetarian meals daily, meditation, and Hatha Yoga classes in addition to other activities.

The most popular accommodations we have are Dormitory Accommodations – shared room and shared bath. We have two dormitories, Vivekananda Vihar and Ramalinga Nilayam, which are centrally heated and air-conditioned and convenient to meals and programs.

Lotus Guest House (Private Room)
Each room in our six unit guest house is equipped with a small refrigerator, queen size bed and full bath. Each room in our nine unit guest house is equipped with a queen sized bed and full bath, and no refrigerator.

Set off in a quiet, wooded area adjacent to the Lotus Guest Houses are twelve campsites. Campers have use of the bathroom, shower, and laundry facilities nearby Vivekananda Vihar dormitory. Camping is available from March 15th to December 1st.


  • A/C in Rooms
  • Free Wifi
  • Towels
  • Free Parking
  • Tour Assistance
  • Coffee/Tea
  • Cafe
  • Yoga Studio
  • House Keeping

Menu Types

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


Organic, vegetarian/vegan food
Labeled ingredients
Gluten-free and vegan options
Salad bar
Large herbal tea selection
Coffee is available for purchase at Mandala Cafe


Yogaville offers transportation from the airport, train and bus stations in Charlottesville, VA. If you are driving Google Maps has reliable turn-by-turn directions.

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