Tulsa Oklahoma

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  • Ongoing
    Our Creative Residency program offers one-month experiences of living in harmony within a residential contemplative community while giving you the space to engage in your own creative work. You’ll find a place of serenity and inspiration for writing, painting, song writing, poetry, and other creative projects. While you are welcome to enter into the daily schedule of the resident…
  • Dan Mudd

    Dan Mudd
    Jaimie & Dan Mudd

    Jaimie & Dan Mudd
    Dan Mudd +1
    Your guides
    Oct 11 - 13, 2019 (3 days)
    The Divine continually invites us to journey into deep relationship. This invitation occurs in both waking and sleeping states. Most of us dream. Sometimes we can connect with our dreams and sometimes our dreams confounds us. This retreat will draw from our own inner wisdom and trust in the guidance of our Inner Teacher as we explore new dimensions of Dreaming in the Divine. During this retreat we…
  • Ongoing
    Our Residential Immersion Program offers one-month experiences in contemplative living within a community setting. This program gives you an opportunity to live in harmony within a residential contemplative community for a month-long period. Do you have a desire to live contemplatively and are you seeking help in learning how to live this way? With this program, you can sample different…
  • Sep 21, 2019 (1 day)
    You are welcome to join us for a simple day of silence each third Saturday of every month. The day consists of sitting meditation, mindfulness practices (rest, walk, Zen chores), a delicious vegetarian lunch provided by the Forest of Peace, and chanting at the end of the day. Meditation cushions, chairs and blankets are provided, though you may also bring your own. Beginners are always welcome,…
  • Oct 9, 2019 (1 day)
    In this expressive art form, participants use collage to create unique soul-tending cards, each representing an energy of one’s ongoing life story. This is a fun, engaging, and deeply illuminating process and full of personal reflections. This creative form of self-care doesn’t end, either! You can continue to grow your deck over time as your life story continues. This time in the…
  • Patti Mitchell

    Patti Mitchell
    Patti Mitchell
    Your guide
    Oct 18 - 20, 2019 (3 days)
    Join the Tulsa Zen Sangha in welcoming back to the Forest friend and dharma sister Patti Mitchell, as she guides this weekend retreat. Using the practice of Zazen (just sitting), we’ll investigate what hinders an open heart and explore daily opportunities to practice the perfections of generosity and patience for self and others. The weekend will include meditation, open heart practices,…
  • Ongoing
    During a personal retreat, you structure your own prayer/meditation time and select for yourself how best to be present to the Sacred. You can take time to be alone and read, journal, sit in silence, walk in the woods, be creative, or whatever calls to you. On personal retreat, you are free to join our community in our daily contemplative practices or to spend your time in solitude.…
  • Christy Hays

    Christy Hays
    Christy Hays
    Your guide
    Oct 20, 2019 (1 day)
    The Qigong Introductory Practice Series consists of three events: 1) the 9 Phases of Qi on September 8: this session explained that QiGong is the basis of TaiChi and can be done by anyone; sitting or standing. In this session, participants discovered Qi and learned a practical flow that you can do at home. 2) Qigong Introductory Practice; Discovering Qi on October 20: in this session, we’ll…
  • Stefan Waligur

    Stefan Waligur
    Stefan Waligur
    Your guide
    Nov 8 - 10, 2019 (3 days)
    In this retreat we will enter into the wonder and the wild of an Irish Celtic spirituality through songs, chants, stories, poetry and our very own collective wisdom. Our focus is on the listening of our “deep heart’s core” and the unleashing of our voices in a safe and supportive community. Schedule information forthcoming.    
  • Christy Hays

    Christy Hays
    Christy Hays
    Your guide
    Nov 3, 2019 (1 day)
    The Qigong Introductory Practice Series consists of three events: 1) the 9 Phases of Qi on September 8: this session explained that QiGong is the basis of TaiChi and can be done by anyone; sitting or standing. In this session, participants discovered Qi and learned a practical flow that you can do at home. 2) Qigong Introductory Practice; Discovering Qi on October 20: in this session, we learned a…

Why Retreat?

We asked people why they go on retreat, here's what they said:

Have been spending this year getting healthy and a retreat to relax and focus would be wonderful. Crocker
 

Retreat Guru's Vision

We believe human beings are innately wise, strong and kind. This wisdom, although not always experienced, is always present. Going on retreat is a beautiful way to reconnect to our basic sanity and health. Our aspiration at Retreat Guru is to inspire people to experience authentic retreats and reconnect with their innate wisdom, strength and kindness.