Ratna Ling Retreats & Online Classes


Personal Retreats 2021

Open Dates
Escape to the redwoods to explore Buddhist practices and learn how meditation and yoga may enhance your life. Relax in your quiet private cottage. Reconnect with nature and yourself. Includes accommodations, vegetarian meals and two of our signature classes in meditation and yoga. Consider adding a Wellness Treatment to complement your experience and deepen your practice.

Online Program: Skillful Means 28 Days Challenge

With Wangmo Dixey

January 18 - February 17, 2021
The class is a Monday-Friday program and meets for only 30 minutes a day. Make the best of your time working at home - learn new ways to be effective. The Skillful Means 28-day challenge is based on the Skillful Means 28 Day Challenge workbook along with inspirations from two books from Tarthang Tulku  Mastering Successful Work and Caring. This class is for anyone wanting to set priorities for the week with a focus on…

Language, Silence and Meaning: Knowing Beyond the World of Words, An Online Retreat

February 20 - 24, 2021
International Webinar/Retreat Daily from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM. “So much of what it means to be human is related to our use of language. It is for this reason that understanding how language frames experience should be a human priority.“ – Tarthang Tulku in Lotus Language, p xxxiv Our identities are established through language, and language shapes the way we structure our world. The words we use when thinking or speaking can create the…

A Weekend of Self-Care | Memorial Day 2021

With Gloria Baraquio, Rosalyn White, Christine DeCristofaro and Lydia Hwang

May 28 - 31, 2021
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. Treat yourself and take three days at Ratna Ling to unwind, reflect, and breathe into your fullness.

A Weekend of Self Care | Labor Day 2021

With Gloria Baraquio, Rosalyn White, Christine DeCristofaro and Lydia Hwang

September 3 - 6, 2021
Our 3 night signature program... You matter, and you are more than enough. That phone call or email can wait. Your family or job will be fine without you always being there.Treat yourself and take three days at Ratna Ling to unwind, reflect, and breathe into your fullness.

Women’s Self-Care Retreat | Columbus Day 2021

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

October 8 - 11, 2021
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.

Family Thanksgiving 2021

November 25 - 28, 2021
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 vegetarian meals, children & family activities, and daily adult mindfulness practices like yoga and meditation.