The importance of finding a teacher: Sravasti Abbey

In a time where people are confused by the pain and suffering they see around them mixed with their own suffering and confusion, many are seeking…

Buddhism in the modern era: Sakya Losal Choe Dzong

Meeting Buddhism in the modern era can seem a bit… confusing. Each tradition has its own appearances, rituals and emphasis, creating very different…

The bigger your faith, the bigger your life: Blue Osa

“The bigger your faith, the bigger your life.” Yogi Aaron lives by this mantra, his personal application of the yogic teaching of Shraddha. His…

What does it really mean to slow down? Yoga in Salento

When you think of coastal Italy, you probably imagine leisurely dinners of rich and savory foods; slowly sauntering through romantic landscapes, then…

Tips on creating a global retreat business: Christina Thomas

“I reached out to Christina Thomas because I was impressed by her track record of running well-loved global retreats, especially in locations…

A vision for the village of the future: Tribal Village

com·mu·ni·ty kəˈmyo͞onədē/ noun a group of people living in the same place or having a particular characteristic in common. a feeling of…

Wake Up With Us: Michelle’s deep path of awakening

Co-creating a retreat center, running it and learning how to build community was a skin I learned to live and breathe in, for fifteen years. The…

An in-depth look into plant medicine: Javier Regueiro

Working with plant medicine can be a big decision for some. So, when you feel called and you feel it is your time, we want to make sure you have all…

Take a vacation, give back: Community service with Soul Trips

People travel with many different intentions. Some long to escape the rhythms of everyday life and to experience a new culture. Some want to unplug…

Why Retreat?

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

Balance my life to be mentally and physically healthy. Dianna
 

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.