The science of psilocybin and psychedelic therapy

The latest breakthrough in mental health is to be found where you may least expect. Scientific research shows that the fruiting bodies from the…

Mindfulness and meditation practices to do at home

I started meditating with a strong desire to be more conscious, to wake up and to better understand the mystery of Mind. I loved the crystal clarity…

What is a mushroom retreat?

Rather than actively chasing something, what if the antidote to our problems in the west was merely recalling what we’ve forgotten? Well, science is…

What is a meditation retreat?

Ask a random gathering of people how many of them have heard about meditation and you’ll probably see most of them raise their hands. Ask them what…

Preparing for Ayahuasca: Everything you need to know

Across the globe, an increasing amount of people are looking to work with the sacred and powerful plant medicine, Ayahuasca. The psychedelic tea…

The ultimate guide to your post-Ayahuasca integration

By Penelope PooleThe jet lands on your hometown tarmac after a monumentally life-changing several weeks journey in South America.True to your…

Ayahuasca research: Here’s what science is saying

Although indigenous shamans and curanderos have known for centuries that Ayahuasca holds immense healing capacities and can dramatically…

What is an Ayahuasca retreat and how do I find the right one for me?

It’s time. You feel the call to begin your journey with plant medicines⁠—specifically, to sit in a traditional shamanic ceremony with…

Is Ayahuasca illegal? It’s not quite that simple

As you begin your search for the perfect place to embark on your first Ayahuasca journey, you find yourself wondering: Is Ayahuasca…

Why Retreat?

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

Love of life. Tamara
 

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.