Retreats

Sequoia Bhakti Camp 2024

Dates -- August 9 -12, 2024

location – Badger, CA

Admission – $319

 

Sequoia Bhakti Camp is a weekend immersion into bhakti that will be held in scenic Badger, California.
Located near world famous nature spots, the camp will include kirtans, philosophical discussions, Q&A sessions, nature hikes, and delicious spiritual food. Please come join us for this amazing opportunity to grow in your spiritual life!

What to expect:
● Lively kirtan
● Themed discussions
● Vegan/vegetarian meals and snacks
● Scenic location
● Hiking, swimming, etc.
● Transportation to and from Badger, CA

* Cancellation policy

There will be no refunds or discounts for cancellations later than 3 weeks prior to the event. There will be
no refunds or discounts for arriving late, leaving early, or travel delays.

India Pilgrimage

Dates -- Coming Soon

location – Mayapur, India

Admission – TBA

  • TBA (Including a $500 non-refundable deposit to hold your spot) *shared accommodation*

Our Spring 2024 India pilgrimage is an opportunity for you to step outside your current context of life and immerse yourself in an ancient spiritual culture. For centuries, India has invoked the deep yearnings of the soul for truth, connection, and devotion. Going on pilgrimage gives us a chance to access this. We approach our journey in a mood of humility, opening ourselves to the spiritual atmosphere and allowing it to uplift us. You will be in the company of like-minded travelers and form lasting personal friendships.

Mayapur is the land of Lord Chaitanya and the birthplace of the Sankirtan movement . It is a city teeming with Krishna consciousness which has been home to thousands of great saints throughout time. We will be spending two weeks here, absorbing ourselves in kirtan, spiritual discourses, and wholesome meals in between visiting ancient temples and other holy sites.

 

We look forward to having you with us!

Ensenada Bhakti Camp

Dates -- Coming Soon

location – Ensenada, MX

Admission – TBA

 

Bhakti Camp is a weekend event in Ensenada, Mexico for the purpose of diving deeper into the knowledge and practices of bhakti-yoga with the association of like-minded people. The retreat will take place at Baja off the Grid, a beautiful location on a mountain overlooking the ocean. Please come join us for this amazing opportunity to grow in your spiritual life!

 

What is included:

3 nights accommodation at retreat center in Mexico

Bhakti Yoga teachings and discussions

Morning and Evening kirtans

Three delicious vegan/vegetarian meals each day + teas and snacks available throughout

Nature hikes in the local region

Transportation to and from Ensenada from the Krishna Lounge in Pacific Beach, San Diego.

 

* Cancellation policy

There will be no refunds or discounts for cancellations later than 3 weeks prior to the event. There will be no refunds or discounts for arriving late, leaving early, or travel delays.

Joshua Tree Bhakti Camp

Dates -- Coming Soon
Location – Joshua Tree, CA
Admission – TBA

 

Joshua Tree Bhakti Camp is a weekend event in Joshua Tree, California . The camp will include kirtans,philosophical discussions, Q&A sessions, nature hikes, private natural hot springs, and delicious spiritual food. Please come join us for this amazing opportunity to grow in your spiritual life.

 

What is included:

● 3 nights Accommodation
● Lively Kirtan
● Themed discussions
● Vegan/vegetarian meals and snacks
● Scenic location
● Nature Hikes, Natural Hot springs , etc.
● Transportation to and from Joshua Tree

* Cancellation policy

There will be no refunds or discounts for cancellations later than 3 weeks prior to the event. There will be no refunds or discounts for arriving late, leaving early, or travel delays.

Courses

The ISKCON Disciples Course

Presenter – Balarama dasa

  • TBA
  • location – 1036 Grand Ave
  • Admission – $40.00

ISKCON Disciple Course is a training program that deepens devotees’ understanding of Krishna consciousness, and who want to know more about the guru-disciple relationship, it is Designed for devotees preparing to take initiation, the course is also recommended for leaders, teachers , and educators in ISKCON.

The Science of Self Realization

presenters – Balarama dasa

  • TBA
  • 3:30pm – 5:00pm PST

location – 1036 Grand Ave

 

The Science of Self-Realization is a compilation of lectures, essays, conversations, and correspondences with His Divine Grace A. C. Bhaktivedānta Swami Prabhupāda which give ancient spiritual solutions to modern day material problems. In this course, we will study selections from The Science of Self-Realization and learn how to practically apply the teachings of Krsna consciousness into our daily lives.

 

The Lives and Teachings of Contemporary Saints

presenters – Balarama dasa

  • TBA
  • 3:30pm – 5:00pm PST

location – 1036 Grand Ave

 

The Vedic tradition places great importance on the guru-disciple relationship. This is an essential principle in the practice of spiritual life. In this course, we will learn about the lives of five contemporary teachers in the Bhakti tradition, as well as the teachings they imparted, in order to develop a deeper appreciation for and connection with them and their application of the ancient practice of Krsna Consciousness in the modern world.

Secrets of Success and Failure in Krishna Consciousness – Balarama dasa

  • TBA
  • 3:30pm – 5:00pm PST

location – 1036 Grand Ave

 

The Nectar of Instruction, or Sri Upadesamrta, is a book written by one of the greatest saints in the bhakti tradition, Rupa Goswami. Therein, he outlines the secrets of success and failure in Krsna Consciousness and gives practical tips for making serious spiritual advancement. In this course, we will study selections from this book, and learn how to apply these necatrean instruction into daily lives.