Yoga And Meditation Retreat In The Himalayas, India

“Rising Ganga” Retreat - Simplify, Rest, and Reconnect with Yourself

Please join us for a two week long retreat in the Himalayas of North India this fall. This retreat center is located in the village of Netala, 8 km north of Uttar Kashi. It is nestled among the Himalayan Mountains on the banks of the holy river Ganga, making it the perfect setting for yoga practices. Indian vegetarian food is on the menu during this retreat, all organic     and locally grown.                                                                                                          

Retreat Dates

September 26 - October 10, 2016

We Arrive   

September 25, 2016; Assemble in Dehradun, and depart by afternoon for Netala - Uttar Kashi.

We Depart

October 7, 2016 Depart for for Rishikesh, and stay through October 10, 2016

Please note: Space is limited to 20 participants

Special Programs

·       Homa (Homa (also known as homam or havan) is a Sanskrit word (Sanskrit: हवन) which refers to any ritual in which making offerings into a consecrated fire is the primary action. Its practice by ”Rishis” in ancient time refers close to the Vedic era.)

·       Cultural Programs, with Local Artists

·       Learn Indian Cooking - At Retreat Center

·       Movie Nights - At Retreat Center

·       Silent Walks

Lecture with Prakash Kapoor

  • Raja Yoga: 

The Raja Yoga of Patanjali Maharishi are the central text book on yoga. “Raja” means royal, so “Raja Yoga” is a Royal Path.                                                             

  • Story of Yoga & Ganga- Prakash Kapoor

Lecture with Himanshu Kapoor

  • 5-points of Yoga

Five Points of Yoga offer you an immersion in a yogic lifestyle.

Guest Teacher: Shri Krishananji

  • Story of Netala Village

  • Meditation

  • Chanting

Schedule

Wake up at 6.30am.
7.00am - 8.00am: Silent Walk on Himalayas
8.30am - 9.00am: Breakfst - Organically & Locally grown
9.00am - 11.00am: Asana Class
11.00am - 12noon: Lunch - Organically & Locally grown
12.00am - 2.00pm: Free Time - Enjoy Ganga / Village
2.00pm - 3.00pm: Lecture
3.30pm - 5.00pm: Asana Class
5.00pm - 6.00pm: Dinner- Organically & Locally grown
7.00pm - 8.00pm: Satsang

 

Cost:
 

$ 1595.00 per person (shared rooms)
 Full Payment is due June 30, 2016, Few Spots Left. 

What's Included

·        Daily yoga and meditation

·       Lectures on various topics on Philosophy of Yoga

·       Lunch and dinner

·       Ground transportation

·       Sight seeing

·       Lodging

·       Entry fees

NOTE: Price does NOT include airfare or travel insurance.

Sightseeing

- Gangotri & Hot Springs

·       Tour of Netala Village

·       Hiking & Nachiketa Lake

·       Ganga Arti, Visit Temples, Divine Life Society - in Rishikesh

 

Other Details

VISA
You need a visa to travel to India. Please plan ahead.

RETURN FLIGHTS:
Book your return flights after October 10, 2016

CANCELLATION POLICY
Payments are refundable, less deposit, when registration is cancelled in writing 60 days prior to program start. No credit or refund is available if the client cancels less than 60 days, does not attend, or leaves early for any reason.