Meditation & Mindfulness

This is the online registration page. If you would like to participate on the land at Drala Mountain Center, please click here. This Hybrid Chakrasamvara Intensive is geared toward the accumulation of the recitation practice in more →

ONLINE • Chakrasamvara Intensive

Greg Smith

December 2–9, 2022
Join international bestselling author Blake D. Bauer for a life-changing weekend that will help you to understand why suffering such as anxiety, depression, addiction, illness, and relationship problems are logical cries from your body, soul, and more →
Meditation is ultimately a process of accepting and befriending ourselves completely, all the way to our natural basic goodness.  In the process we will encounter not only our innate ability to truly rest and rejuvenate, but more →

The Art of Meditation: A Weeklong Retreat

Loden Nyima

December 16–23, 2022
Teachers: Nashalla Nyinda and Sara Buck Discover relaxation and wakefulness in our pristine mountain environment. Our Retreat and Renewal programs offer contemplative approaches for working with the fullness of daily modern life, bringing insight and inspiration more →

Retreat & Renewal

Dr. Nashalla Nyinda and Sara Buck

December 16–18, 2022
Join us for this special program and allow your aspirations for the New Year to become clear. Become more confident, creative, and committed through reflection and renewal. Our gathering will include guided mindfulness-awareness meditation, body practice, more →

Leap into 2023: Create Your Intention

Dhi Good

December 29, 2022–January 1, 2023
Based on requests from previous retreat attendees, we are putting together a peer group for Leading with Genuine Care attendees to deepen their practice before and after the retreat. Each meeting will be led by Janet more →
Dakinis are female visionary deities in Tibetan Buddhism who are emblems of meditation and the nature of mind.  They are said to support meditators of every level to discover the heart of their practice and nurture more →

Dakini’s Warm Breath Multi-Track Weekthun

Judith Simmer-Brown, Greg Smith and Dhi Good

January 1–9, 2023
The new year is a potent time to pause, vision, and create your life from your depths. Yet, finding the space we need to do this can be nearly impossible in the world today. Within a more →
In today's speedy world, we are all in need of kindness to ourselves. This two-day practice intensive is designed for meditators looking to take a deep dive into their practice. This weekend is spent in silence more →
Join international bestselling author Blake D. Bauer for a weekend of deep healing, spiritual practice, and life-changing self-care. Designed to help you slow down completely, let go and drop into the source of healing and peace more →
Our bodies hold emotions, images, patterns, and stories. When we learn to fully inhabit our bodies through mindfulness practices, we can know ourselves as complete and wakeful beings. During this retreat, we will practice sitting meditation, more →

Precious Knowing: A Meditation and Yoga Retreat for Women

Katharine Kaufman

February 1–5, 2023
Learn to meditate with Buddhist monk Loden Nyima! Why Learn to Meditate? Meditation is a simple, natural, healthy activity that absolutely anyone can do. You do not need to be interested in a religious path in order more →
Teacher(s) TBD. Discover relaxation and wakefulness in our pristine mountain environment. Our Retreat and Renewal programs offer contemplative approaches for working with the fullness of daily modern life, bringing insight and inspiration to career, family, health, more →

Retreat & Renewal

February 24–26, 2023
   If it's time for a fresh start, yoga and meditation provide an ideal practice combo to bring us back to beginner's mind – a sense of relaxation, effortlessness, and unconditional cheerfulness. We will alternate between more →

Fresh Start: Joining the Movement of Yoga with the Stillness of Meditation

De West and Brian Spielmann

March 10–12, 2023
Teacher(s) TBD. Discover relaxation and wakefulness in our pristine mountain environment. Our Retreat and Renewal programs offer contemplative approaches for working with the fullness of daily modern life, bringing insight and inspiration to career, family, health, more →

Retreat & Renewal

April 7–9, 2023
You’ve experienced joy and health, pain and loss. You’ve tested your physical limits, and have recovered from surgeries. You’ve traveled, shared insights, and cared for others. Now it’s time to attend to your body as it more →

Wisdom of the Body: Yoga and Meditation Retreat

Katharine Kaufman

April 20–23, 2023
Discover the radiance and joy inherent in living with a fierce, open heart. This weekend yoga and mindfulness retreat features a journey with bodhicitta, the practice of awakening to compassion, empathy, and love. Cole Schlam and more →

The Awakened Heart: A Yoga and Mindfulness Retreat | Extended

Heather Lindemann and Cole Schlam

May 18–21, 2023
Discover the radiance and joy inherent in living with a fierce, open heart. This weekend yoga and mindfulness retreat features a journey with bodhicitta, the practice of awakening to compassion, empathy, and love. Cole Schlam and more →

The Awakened Heart: A Yoga and Mindfulness Retreat

Heather Lindemann and Cole Schlam

May 19–21, 2023
A two-week meditation retreat offered in partnership with The Wisdom Seat, the Open Heart Project, and Drala Mountain Center Our modern life presents us with a profound spiritual paradox: while we build remarkable technology, impressive resources, more →

Authentic Presence: Reawakening Spiritual Confidence

Michael Carroll, Susan Piver and Loden Nyima

July 1–14, 2023
Co-sponsored with the Leading with Genuine Care Retreat The Do Nothing Leadership Retreat (formerly the Leading with Genuine Care Retreat) offers business leaders, entrepreneurs, and those seeking a more mindful life with the most rewarding challenge more →