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How much do meditation retreats cost?

How much do meditation retreats cost?

Compare The Best Meditation Retreats

Company Pricing
Esalen Institute Best Overall $900-$8,000, based on accommodations
Kadampa Meditation Center Best Budget Workshops start at $20; weekend retreats start at $60
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Most Flexible $200-$2,450 for retreats (sliding scale)

What do meditation retreats do?

Most meditation retreats include a combination of teaching or dharma talk from the retreat leader, multiple meditation sessions throughout the day, and of course, meals – often vegan or vegetarian. There may be multiple styles of meditation offered, or maybe just one depending on the retreat you attend.

What do spiritual retreats offer?

These ceremonies act as a way to expand consciousness, heal mental blocks and traumas, connect with nature, and further spiritual growth. Today, the ceremonies often take the form of spiritual retreats, and use the substance Ayahuasca and aid the user in taking a deep dive into their healing.

How long do you meditate on retreat?

Ranging in length from one day to 45 days — or even more — meditation retreats vary as much as the folks who sign up for them. Some are silent and others are not; some include complementary pursuits such as yoga and nature walks, and some provide nothing at all that will distract you from the task at hand.

Where can I meditate in Laos?

Several temples offer meditation opportunities with the monks. While the tourism infrastructure is not yet offering many all inclusive meditation retreats, there are still many great teachers and organizations ready to help you tune in and relax in Laos.

What is the Lao Friends Buddhist retreat?

Participants will prepare morning alms for the monks, meditate at Kuang Si Falls and local temples, relax with traditional massage and enjoy lunch in a traditional bamboo hut among the rice paddies. Included in the retreat cost is a $200 donation to the Lao Friends Hospital for Children.

Where can I find healing yoga classes in Thailand?

Yoga classes are offered at the studio, and Energy Healing and Key Abundance healing is offered by Rebekka at Tangerine Garden Spa. Yoga in Vang Vieng offers classes at 7:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. every day in the yoga studio on the second floor of the Silver Naga Hotel.

What is Luang Prabang yoga?

Luang Prabang Yoga is a cooperative of independent yoga teachers that offers twice daily yoga classes. Morning classes are offered at Utopia on their riverside patio, and evening classes are held in the studio on the second floor of Sena Steakhouse. Styles range from hatha, vinyasa, Ashtanga and yin.