New Year's Retreat

Dec 29, 2022 - Jan 1, 2023

Unity…the heart of the matter!

The New Year’s Retreat falls just after the winter solstice. Joining together in spiritual retreat as the earth turns toward the sun, and the old year falls into the new, strengthens personal reflection on the light within and brings new tools to expand its glow within ourselves and our communities.

Practice, Explore, Connect, Reflect, Celebrate!

  • Classes: meditation, pranayama (breathing exercises), and asana (postures)
  • Presentations and conversations on the theme of Unity
  • The Cafe (online): opportunity to visit informally and share stories
  • Play, hike, hot tub, and explore acres of forest and meadows
  • Evening Arati (devotional service offered to one’s chosen ideal of the Divine)
  • Kirtan (devotional singing)
  • A special New Year’s Eve program
  • New Year’s Day - Mantra Yajna for Peace (fire ceremony with chanting)

We look forward to sharing this time with you!

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Passion for compassion unites all, who are otherwise miles apart dwelling in their own ego.

-Baba Hari Dass

2022 Retreat Schedule:


Join Us In-Person

Register for the in-person retreat here. Meals & Lodging rates have been reduced 30% for the retreat. Reservations for just a portion of the retreat program may be made by emailing or calling (408) 846-4090.

In-Person Registration

Join Us Online

Register for the online retreat here.

Online Registration

​Financial Accessibility

We aim for this retreat to be as accessible as possible. If you wish to request a scholarship, please email

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2022 Retreat Prices

*Fees are PER PERSON and include tuition, lodging, and meals for all days of the retreat.

Accommodations Type Rate
Ram 1 Cottage Whole Cottage $2,400
Ram 1 Cottage Single (1 to a room) $1,200
Single with Private Bath (1 to a room) $954
Ram 1 Cottage Double (2 to a room) $900
Double in Room - Private Bath $732
Ram 2 Cottage Single (1 to a room) $690
Single in Room
Single Cabin $540
Ram 2 Cottage Double (2 to a room)
Double in Room
Double Cabin
Triple in Room $420
Own Vehicle $315
Own Tent $315
Commuting $285

Important Notes about Lodging:

Rooms: All beds are single size, and sleep 1 person only. Single, double and triple rooms are hotel-style. Bathrooms and showers are centrally located on each floor.

  • Double and triple rates are ONLY available to groups of 2 or 3 that are staying in the same room. Please list the names of the people with whom you are sharing the room on the registration form to follow.
  • If there is only 1 person staying in the room it is considered a Single.
  • If there are 2 people staying in the room it is considered a Double.
  • If there are 3 people staying in the room it is considered a Triple.

Accommodations Options

Guest Rooms

These tasteful rooms, some with ensuite bathrooms, are located in our Conference Center where there is wifi, two lovely courtyards with expansive views to read and relax in, and a full tea bar available at all times in the Conference wing of the building.

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Rustic Cabins

These simple rustic cabins are located in our Oaks Campground. They are a short walk to the main area, but have a feeling of being more remote. Cabins include electricity and heat, but not wifi or indoor plumbing. A separate shower house is nearby, containing private showers and dressing rooms, and flush toilets.

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Ram Cottages

The Ram Cottages have easy access to the Wellness Center and many hiking trails. Ram 1 offers two bedrooms, a small kitchen, bathroom, and shared living space with outdoor deck. Ram 2 sleeps 6 and offers a kitchenette, and a bathroom.

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Own Vehicle

Spaces are available for your van, camper or other vehicle. Some have access to electricity, but no other hookups. Showers and restrooms are available in campgrounds and Center buildings.

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Own Tent Camping

Developed campsites are available for people who wish to bring their own tent. Sites offer access to showers and flush toilets and are available year-round. Please be aware that we can receive significant amounts of rain from November through May.

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