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Ratna Ling Retreats


Take a Spring Break with Ratna Ling | Personal Retreats

Open Dates
Due to the overwhelming response and demand.... Personal Retreats at Ratna Ling continue to welcome in spring! Options: 2 night weekend stay 3 night weekend stay Shared or Private Cottage Options are available Ask about our discounts and promos! Included in your stay: Accommodations in one of our serene 2 bedroom cottages All vegetarian meals including organic coffee and teas Two of our signature Ratna Ling classes Access to our Library with an extensive Buddhist and…

Springtime Renewal with Clare Buckley

April 18 - 21, 2019
Join Clare for a deeply rejuvenating and unforgettable long weekend away.  The center is nestled among the majestic coastal redwood forests of Sonoma County.  During our 3 night stay (2 night option available) we will explore seasonally inspired and deeply replenishing yoga practices including Asana, Mantra, Pranayama, Meditation and sound healing.  Take time to just be as you unwind, relax and connect with nature in this naturally beautiful, peaceful and secluded setting.  Enjoy beautiful hiking trails…

Return to Presence Yoga and Meditation Retreat with Lauri Glenn and Meg McCraken

With Meg McCraken E-RYT 500 and Lauri Glenn, RYT 500

May 2 - 5, 2019
The power of presence is life changing, life affirming and life giving. It is both a means and an end for awakening and liberation in many spiritual traditions and has been proven scientifically to: increase focus, reduce stress, improve our mental and physical well-being, and have a positive physiological impact, especially in the brain and nervous system(s). Immerse yourself in the ancient Buddhist and Hatha Yoga traditions that together have the capacity to cultivate and…

A Weekend of Self Care – Memorial Day

With Gloria Baraquio, Rosalyn White and Christine DeCristofaro, LMFT

May 24 - 27, 2019
THIS MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND WITH GLORIA BARAQUIO IS DESIGNED FOR YOU TO REMIND YOURSELF THAT YOU CAN SLOW DOWN AND TAKE A BREAK In the fast-paced world of mobile devices, cars, planes, deadlines, and capitalism, we can lose track of what's important, like our well-being, inner peace, laughter, and our personal truth. You matter, and […]

Yoga Retreat with Elizabeth Shelhart and Barbara Juniper

May 31 - June 2, 2019
Come dive deep into the pool of the Sacred Feminine with two seasoned teachers, Elizabeth Shelhart and Barbara Juniper. Restore and nourish from within at one of the most the beautiful and peaceful Buddhist retreat centers in Northern California. Surrender to the healing power of nature and find tranquility in the the forest's embrace. The word ratna in Sanskrit means “jewel” and its wisdom is based on a strong connection to the earth. Rediscover your…

Community Work Retreat – A rare opportunity to live-work at Ratna Ling!

With Gloria Baraquio and Rosalyn White

June 27 - 30, 2019
Experience different ways to serve at Ratna Ling while learning how to use your work as a means for mindfulness, compassion, and generosity.  In this weekend, we incorporate hours of work amidst classes in meditation, yoga, and discussion around the spirit of service and the offering of one's self.  How do we approach all of our actions and work? How do we cultivate harmonious and meaningful relations with humans, plants, animals, and other energies in…

A Weekend of Self Care – Labor Day

With Gloria Baraquio, Rosalyn White, Christine DeCristofaro, LMFT and Leah Blenke

August 30 - September 2, 2019
JOIN US FOR A 3 NIGHT PROGRAM THIS LABOR DAY WEEKEND WITH GLORIA BARAQUIO IS DESIGNED FOR YOU TO REMIND YOURSELF THAT YOU CAN SLOW DOWN AND TAKE A BREAK In the fast-paced world of mobile devices, cars, planes, deadlines, and capitalism, we can lose track of what's important, like our well-being, inner peace, laughter, and our personal truth. You matter, and you are more than enough. That phone call or email can wait. Your family or…

A Schubertiade for Today

With Robert Greenberg

September 5 - 8, 2019
Chamber Music and Songs of Franz Schubert (1797-1828) A Chamber Music Workshop * Festival * Retreat   The Apollo Academy for Health and Humanism - a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to attaining wellness and life fulfillment through the pursuit of a healthy lifestyle that incorporates participation in the humanities - is sponsoring this very special workshop, festival and retreat in the spirit of a nineteenth century Schubertiade. This three-day retreat provides an opportunity for a…

Healing, Mindfulness, and Compassion Retreat

With Bob Dozor, MD, Ellen Barnett, MD. PhD and Rosalyn White

October 25 - 27, 2019
Health care professionals are invited to attend the semi-annual integrative medicine and Balint process program which will combine Western medicine perspectives, Balint group process, and the traditional Tibetan practices of Kum Nye yoga and meditation. Attendees will gain an understanding of the complex factors in the provider/patient relationship and the tools necessary to integrate conventional and complementary approaches to patient care. The Tibetan Aid Project has facilitated the sharing of Buddhist insights and healing techniques…

Shivakali Yoga Teacher Training | SAVE $500

With Gloria Baraquio, Serge Berliawsky and Pranathi Reddy

October 31 - November 17, 2019
SHIVAKALI YOGA 200-HOUR TEACHER TRAINING Fully Accredited by Yoga Alliance Shivakali Yoga offers a 200-Hour Yoga Teacher Training, which is steeped in the ancient spiritual, philosophical and meditative traditions of Yoga, and grounded in modern anatomical studies, sequencing, and approaches to practice. This 18-day Yoga Retreat offers students the lived experience of the teachings.  In addition to yoga anatomy and physiology studies, we will participate in meditation, ceremony, council, and selfless service, and explore what these practices & teachings mean…

Women’s Self Care Weekend

With Gloria Baraquio, Rosalyn White, Christine DeCristofaro, LMFT and Leah Blenke

November 21 - 24, 2019
JOIN US FOR 3 NIGHTS AT RATNA LING'S PREMIER WOMEN'S EVENT Ratna Ling's Women Self-Care is an annually anticipated event with many women returning each year to share the love and community. So whether it is your first time or fourth, come join us for a long weekend of healing sisterhood - the Realm of Treasures is waiting .....  ABOUT THE PROGRAM Are you hungry for a safe place to connect and open up?  Come…

Family Thanksgiving 2019

November 28 - December 1, 2019
An annual tradition, Ratna Ling's Family Thanksgiving is back for 2019! Family Thanksgiving is a great way to enjoy quality time with your friends and family while leaving the cooking and cleanup to us. Enjoy our 3 night program for adults and children starting with our famous vegetarian Thanksgiving Feast on Thursday and ending with our equally delicious Sunday Brunch. Your family's stay includes: a private 2 bedroom cottage in the beautiful coastal redwoods, all…