Ratna Ling Retreats

Personal Retreats | Summer’s End…

Open Dates
Enjoy the long days soaking in the love, sunshine, and blessings.... Personal Retreats at Ratna Ling  Options: 2 night weekend stay: Friday and Saturday nights 3 night weekend stay: Thursday, Friday, Saturday nights Ratna Ling does not offer Sunday nights bookings.  We are closed Sunday 12:00pm - Monday 9:00am. Shared or Private Cottage Options are available 3rd and 4th guests may be added to a cottage for $111 per person per night Our center welcomes…

A Weekend of Self Care – Labor Day – SOLD OUT!

With Gloria Baraquio, Rosalyn White, Christine DeCristofaro and Joshua Miller

August 30 - September 2, 2019
SLOW DOWN, TAKE A BREAK AND REST JOIN US FOR OUR PREMIER 3 NIGHT PROGRAM LABOR DAY WEEKEND.  PLEASE BOOK EARLY, THIS EVENT WILL SELL OUT. RESERVATIONS ARE LIMITED TO 28 GUESTS  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…

Calm & Clear in the Modern World

With Christine DeCristofaro, Rosalyn White, George Wiegand and Tara Ristau

September 20 - 22, 2019
A series of mindfulness practices, Calm & Clear Retreats will be offered every season.  Perfect for beginners and returning guests! Are you looking to find peace and groundedness in your daily life?  Do you want more tools to keep you balanced and happy in your work, home, and relationships?  This weekend will offer useful and transformative teachings that come from the Tibetan Buddhist tradition.  Facilitated by students of Tarthang Tulku Rinpoche, this retreat will include discussions about the…

Women’s Self Care Weekend

With Christine DeCristofaro, Kamali Minter, Heldine Aguiluz and Lydia Hwang

September 26 - 29, 2019
JOIN US FOR 3 NIGHTS AT RATNA LING'S PREMIER WOMEN'S EVENT. REGISTRATION IS LIMITED TO 20 WOMEN 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…

Yoga and Mantra

With Gloria Baraquio, Rosalyn White and Christine DeCristofaro

October 4 - 6, 2019
EXPLORE THE UNION OF MIND, BODY, AND SPEECH THROUGH ANCIENT PRACTICES OF HATHA YOGA AND MANTRA YOGA This retreat will allow you to experience the harmonizing effects of breathing, postures, meditation, and chanting in the sacred traditions of Bhakti Yoga, Vinyasa, and Tibetan Buddhism.  You will begin to see the powerful connection between your thoughts, language, voice, sound vibration, and manifestation. This weekend includes: Yoga for all levels Reciting yoga mantras Kirtan (musical chanting) Tibetan…

Learn to Play Kirtan!

With Paramananda Das and Joshua Miller

October 7 - 10, 2019
Calling all lovers of devotional music and chanting! This 4-day bhakti immersion is your chance to learn how to play and sing songs on the harmonium, kartal hand cymbals, and mrdanga drum!  Our special guest teacher Paramananda Das from New York will share his experience of the bhakti tradition, his gurus, his path of punk rock, and his asana practice.  Josh Miller of Embodied Sounds will be offering drumming lessons.  Don’t miss out on this…

Healing, Mindfulness, and Compassion Retreat (CEUs Available)

With Ritch Addison, Bob Dozor, MD and Ellen Barnett, MD. PhD

October 25 - 27, 2019
Health care professionals are invited to attend the 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 complimentary 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 Bandura, Pranathi Reddy and Jonny Karroll

October 31 - November 17, 2019
Only 2 private rooms left!  SHIVAKALI YOGA 200-HOUR TEACHER TRAINING Fully Accredited by Yoga Alliance Shivakali Yoga offers a 200-Hour Yoga Teacher Training, 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…

Yoga & Kirtan with Adam Bauer

With Adam Bauer and Gloria Baraquio

November 22 - 24, 2019
Spend a weekend in musical bliss and prayer! Whether you’re new to kirtan or a long-time lover of devotional singing, this weekend is designed to open your heart.  Purify your mind, body, and speech through bhakti yoga, the practice of devotion. We will enjoy a variety of love songs and chants with Adam Bauer, renowned musician and recording artist who spent several years playing music with Shyamdas and Krishna Das.  All-levels yoga will be led…

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…

Holiday Cottages | First Time Offer | Nightly Rate

December 19, 2019 - January 3, 2020
Have you ever dreamed of your own private cottage in the redwoods - a place of peace, healing, and deep tranquility with a cozy and inviting living spaces to commune with nature, friends and family, and yourself? WELCOME TO RATNA LING'S HOLIDAY COTTAGES For the first time ever spend the holidays at Ratna Ling with exclusive use of one of our private two bedroom cottages with accommodations for 4 adults. Included in your stay: Private…