Jump quickly: Death, guidance, and rebirth: Rebirthing Breathwork International

When Elvi Orr was 27, she took a HUGE jump. And quickly. After attending a nine-day retreat in Virginia with Rebirthing Breathwork International,…

Retreats for Those Affected by Cancer: Harmony Hill

For cancer patients, it can seem like life becomes trips to the hospital, medication, and survival mode. For Pam Toal, reality changed dramatically…

Yoga of nature, yoga of consciousness: Samadhi Yoga Ashram

If you are sitting in front of a computer or reading this on your phone, chances are that a life of yoga and meditation in an ashram feels far removed…

Bringing pause: finding a healthy relationship with technology: Aryaloka Buddhist Center

It seems like everyone these days is fully immersed in technological living. Cell phones beep and buzz every other minute, you pay your bills online,…

Mindfulness for everyone: Namaste Healing And Wellness

In the Rocky Mountains of Evergreen, Colorado, lives a retreat center which encompasses all types of healing from spiritual, to mental, to body. With…

Creating a safe space for meeting the Divine: Secret Garden Retreats

If you close your eyes and envision the necessary ingredients to create a truly transformative retreat, what do you see? Most likely you imagine…

What happens in a cacao ceremony?

Under the full moon in a forest in Maine, was where I sat in my first cacao ceremony. Unaware there was a difference between “cacao” and…

What is your spiritual Why? Chagdud Gonpa Foundation

What is the difference between a practitioner who feels unsatisfied by spiritual practice, and one who relishes in the deepening and expanding of the…

What is the longing of your heart? The universal language of the Vedic Scriptures

Whether you’re a practicing yogi or a spiritual scholar, you’ve likely come across the Yoga Sutras and the Bhagavad Gita. These texts form the…

Why Retreat?

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

To fix me and therefore fix the world. Rogers
 

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.