Programs & Retreats

Come Home to Yourself

Slow down, recharge and reconnect with your more spacious, authentic self. Pursue your growth in a beautiful, rustic environment designed to distill and deepen personal and spiritual development.

Connect with others committed to personal and collective change in the context of daily practice and reflection. During your program or personal retreat, enjoy daily yoga classes, fresh and delicious vegetarian meals, swim in the pond, or a walk along our peaceful forest trails.

Personal Retreats

Rejuvenate your spirit amongst the quiet of the redwoods. Our simple yet beautiful accommodations, natural settings, yoga classes, and nutritious vegetarian meals support your getting away from it all and returning to your daily life deeply nourished from the inside out.

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Program Calendar

For nearly 40 years, the Center has been an educational, transformative setting for a wealth of universal teachings of peace, growth, and values-based living. Renowned teachers and leaders continue to offer programs and retreats focusing on meditation, yoga, mindfulness, spirituality, education, and inquiry into the mysteries of life and living.

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Healthy Environment

Healthy Environment

Our environment fosters deep connection and a return to heart and meaning. This unique context is organically created by the sacred land itself, in the sharing of healthful meals and meaningful conversation, by the service of environmentally committed volunteers, and in the reverence for the many paths to peace.

Upcoming Programs and Retreats

Yoga

Programs

Mar 3 - 31, 2021

Webinar | Explore the Pancha Mahābhūtas (Five Great Elements)

Kamalesh Ginger Hooven, MA-Āyurveda takes inspiration from the Five Great Elements and incorporates them into a beautifully designed yoga practice.

Mar 7 - 10, 2021

Presented by MMI School of Yoga: Shivaratri Home Retreat

Shivaratri (Shiva’s night) is an event we’ve celebrated at Mount Madonna since 1979. This year, in honoring and in preparation for Shivaratri, Mount Madonna Institute is offering an Online Home Retreat.

Mar 20 - 21, 2021

The Power of Yoga and Qigong in Times of Change

For many months now we have been under unprecedented challenges and change. Yoga and Qigong offer easy and effective practices to regain balance and good health, and to sustain the changes we want to see in our world.

Apr 16 - 18, 2021

Yoga & Ayurveda: The Essentials - Study Online

Drawing from Patanjali’s Ashtanga (eight-limbed) Yoga System and the practices of Hatha Yoga, you will learn foundational practices of pranayama, mudra, shat karma and meditation as well as basic philosophy and theory of both Yoga and Ayurveda as taught by Baba Hari Dass.

Planning Your Visit

We welcome visitors from all over the world to enjoy the land, sink in, and reconnect.

Please visit our FAQ page for more detailed information regarding meals, accommodations, and Center guidelines.

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