Healing and Recovery

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Healing takes place naturally in an atmosphere of relaxation and peace. Nature is one of the most powerful tools to bring an inner rejuvenation to mind, body and soul.

These programs are led by teachers who are skilled at bringing forth your own inner potential for self-healing and transformation.



Peace for Warriors—Spirituality and Martial Arts

January 16- 17

$130 This fee includes program and meals, cabin prices vary. To select your accommodation, click the orange “Book Your Stay” in the upper right on this page

gopalLearn techniques to open to the flow of the higher energy and power within you. Yogananda’s words, principles, and guidance have great power. Practice his simple suggestions, and you will feel a new energy filling you, giving you the power to meet every challenge with joyful confidence, calmness, and courage.

Yoga and martial arts, when practiced rightly, share a great common ground, which you will experience this weekend.

Your weekend will include:

  • Yogananda’s spiritual teachings
  • Ananda yoga postures
  • Non-violent martial arts techniques, combined with meditation, and deep relaxation
  • Light Tai Chi

You will leave this weekend feeling calm, uplifted, centered, and strong.

This weekend is led by Nayaswami Gopal.


Freedom from the Bondage of Self
Joyful, Conscious Recovery
March 12-15

$150 (program fee and meals) to select your accommodation, click the orange “Book Your Stay” in the upper right on this page

DSC01311Holistic Recovery is for those who have “recovered from a seemingly hopeless state of mind and body” and are interested in going deeper in their experience of Life, from the inside-out! Experience the Promises on a deeper level through meditation by learning simple, yet powerful techniques in a rejuvenating garden setting. In nature, the nerves are quieted and healing begins.  This is recovery at its best.

We invite those of you who are serious about improving your conscious contact with God through meditation, to spend this weekend at the Ananda Meditation Retreat. This retreat will be led by experienced practitioners of meditation who are also recovered for many years. They will invite you to share your questions and help you to achieve what they have attained—the simple enjoyment of peace and joy in everyday life.

This weekend you will:

  • Explore the healing silence of meditation and nature
  • Experience the joy of surrender in active calmness
  • Awaken the inner peace within you—it’s an inside job.
  • Discover that the Higher Power is a Conscious Presence within you.

Led by Nayaswamis Brindey and Sahaja