Advice for drinking ayahuasca for the first time

Javier Regueiro gives advice for drinking ayahuasca for the first time.   Javier Regueiro moved to Peru in 2004 to study Amazonian plant…

The Provocation of Retreat

Shame is uncomfortable. It’s a feeling loaded with slippery meaning and embarrassing feelings that we seem unable to articulate. Oftentimes, for a…

Why Retreat?

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

My last retreat at SMC was so inspiring and so relaxing. But i'd love to have more time there to spend at the Stupa, visit the Kami shrine, and generally interact with the beautiful enlightened society happening on that entire land. Brett

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.