Ratna Ling Retreats

Personal Retreats | Enjoy the Summer Breezes

Open Dates
Soak in love, sunshine, and blessings.... Personal Retreats at Ratna Ling continue for summer! 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 $100 per person per night Our center welcomes children:  children 12…

Community Service Retreat | 1 Cottage Left!

With Gloria Baraquio, Tara Ristau and George Wiegand

June 27 - 30, 2019
Ratna Ling wishes to thank everyone who signed up for this program and generously offer your services to our community. Experience different ways to serve at Ratna Ling while learning how to use work as a means for mindfulness, compassion, and generosity.  In this weekend, we incorporate 4 hours of work a day, amidst classes in meditation, yoga, and discussion around the spirit of service and the offering of one's self.  How do we approach…


July 12 - 14, 2019
Based on the 2018 book “Caring” by Tarthang Tulku, this retreat is your opportunity to explore self-care as the starting point for a healthy, joyful life. Although the content of the book “Caring” is the foundation of the retreat, the focus of this three day intensive is awareness of our heart’s messages, rather than our cognitive understanding only. This experiential approach provides a unique way to more fully explore the theme of caring for both…

Exploring Farther Reaches of Time and Space, Unveiling Sparkling Knowledge

July 15 - 21, 2019
Odiyan Retreat Center is pleased to present its first Time, Space, Knowledge retreat since 1999.This will be an opportunity for TSK practitioners to gather together for intensive practice, and vigorous inquiry into the book Time, Space and Knowledge: A New Vision of Reality. Included will be multi-discipline comparative explorations of the TSK vision with the topics presented by experts in the disciplines of science, theology, literature, music or other arts. Since this is a deepening experience, the…

Second Annual Lotus Vision Retreat: Lotus Trilogy

July 22 - 27, 2019
The Extraordinary Potential of Being Join us as we integrate body, language, and mind and deepen our understanding of what it means to be fully human. The transformation that we are aiming at operates at the level of the body, mind, and language. The retreat will consist of teachings, readings, practice, small group discussions, and periods for individual contemplation. "Before I depended. Now, I am free."  - Venerable Tarthang Tulku, Lotus Orientation Manual Investigating body,…

A Weekend of Self Care – Labor Day

With Gloria Baraquio, Rosalyn White and Christine DeCristofaro

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…

Escape to the Redwoods with the Alexander String Quartet

With Robert Greenberg

September 5 - 8, 2019
4 Days All Inclusive Retreat for Music Lovers and Chamber Music Professionals A Chamber Music Workshop * Performance * Retreat  Join us in the redwoods with the internationally celebrated Alexander String Quartet and Robert Greenberg as they explore the music of Franz Schubert in a four-day, SCHUBERTIADE: CHAMBER MUSIC AND SONGS OF FRANZ SCHUBERT (1797-1828)  sponsored by the Apollo Academy for Health and Humanism. This four-day all-inclusive retreat provides an opportunity for a unique personal experience…

Women’s Self Care Weekend

With Gloria Baraquio, Christine DeCristofaro and Rosalyn White

September 26 - 29, 2019
JOIN US FOR 3 NIGHTS AT RATNA LING'S PREMIER WOMEN'S EVENT. REGISTRATION IS LIMITED TO 28 GUESTS 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 Meditation

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 retreat will allow you to experience the harmonizing effects of breathing, postures, meditation,…

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 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 Berliawsky and Pranathi Reddy

October 31 - November 17, 2019
Book now and get $500.00 off listed prices. Offer valid until Jun 30, 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…

Kirtan & Yoga Retreat 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…