Ratna Ling Retreats


Personal Retreats

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.

Full Presence Mindfulness

With Jack Petranker

October 17 - November 21, 2020
Ratna Ling invites you to embark upon a deep and profound journey into Full Presence Mindfulness, a practice that asks how we can bring about meaningful change in our lives by coming to know our own minds better.  Based on the works of Tibetan teacher Tarthang Tulku, Ratna Ling’s founder, Full Presence Mindfulness inspires us to surpass our self-created limits.

Developing Wisdom & Compassion: Inspired by the Life of the Buddha

With Rosalyn White and Linda Copenhagen

November 4 - December 16, 2020
Wisdom & Compassion are the fundamental qualities we develop on the Buddhist path. Wisdom is our deep inner knowledge, which can be discovered through meditation. Compassion is the natural expression of this developed wisdom; acting with care and concern about the suffering of all beings. Through the Buddha’s trials and efforts throughout his long life, he discovered how to lead people to discover these life-changing qualities for themselves. This class will explore the twelve stages…

Women’s Self-Care Retreat | Waitlist ONLY!

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

November 5 - 8, 2020
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.

Living Wisely : Maintaining Balance and Meaning Under Modern Conditions

November 6 - December 18, 2020
How can we face our current challenges calmly, and develop the wisdom we need to live balanced, meaningful lives? Practical teachings from the Tibetan tradition guide us to self-knowledge and connect us to the inner heart of our being. Everyday life becomes a precious space of renewal and growth.

Family Thanksgiving 2020

November 26 - 29, 2020
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.

A Weekend of Self-Care | MLK Day 2021

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

January 15 - 18, 2021
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 enjoy 4 days at Ratna Ling to unwind, reflect, and breathe into your fullness. Remember what you value the most, and then return to your life with a renewed sense of ease, joy, and strength.

A Weekend of Self-Care | President’s Day 2021

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

February 12 - 15, 2021
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. Remember what you value the most, and then return to your life with a renewed sense of ease, joy, and strength.

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.