Welcome to Yasodhara Ashram, a yoga retreat and study centre set in the beautiful mountains of southeastern British Columbia. We invite people of all ages and backgrounds to visit us and discover the promise of yoga! Learn more »

Discover Yasodhara

With more inspiring ways to study, work, retreat and connect at Yasodhara Ashram, we invite you to discover your own path to the heart of yoga.

Over 25 courses to choose from, including our Signature Courses which combine several of Swami Radha's most powerful workshops, the foundational 10 Days of Yoga and new offerings such as Yamas and Niyamas: Ethics in Yoga. Read more »
Take time for reflection, relaxation, and spiritual renewal with one of our popular guided retreats. Or create a customized Artist, Professional, Personal or Group retreat. New this year, the Unplug Retreat: A tech-free weekend. Read more »
Our popular Karma Yoga programs range from one week to three months. Join in the daily work of the Ashram, balanced with Yasodhara Yoga practices and self-study. Experience life, yoga and work in a truly transformative way! Read more »
Experience one of the most in-depth teacher training programs available in Canada - beginning with the Yoga Development Course, a three-month residential intensive, and extending into Hatha, Hidden Language Hatha, Kundalini and Dream Yoga certification. Read more »
We want to bring Yasodhara Ashram to you! To do this, we are reaching out beyond the Ashram borders with our diverse Yasodhara Outreach initiatives. Look for teacher tours across North America, innovative workshops from the emerging Yasodhara Institute and new ways to connect to the Ashram wherever you are via the Internet. Or find a certified Yasodhara Yoga Teacher near you. Read more »

News at a Glance


6:45 pm Family Week
Family Week
Jul 8 @ 6:45 pm – Jul 12 @ 5:30 pm
Family Week @ Yasodhara Ashram
July 8 – 12, 2015 Family Week 2015 is full. Please call 1-800-661-8711 if you would like to be added to the waiting list. Families of all ages, shapes and sizes are invited to attend our popular Family Week! Join together … Continued
6:45 pm Conscious Aging
Conscious Aging
Jul 14 @ 6:45 pm – Jul 16 @ 5:30 pm
Conscious Aging @ Yasodhara Ashram
July 14-16, September 25-27 Give yourself time in the tranquil, natural setting of the Ashram to reflect on your life and your next steps. Allow space to ask yourself questions, such as, What do I want to do with the … Continued
6:45 pm Relaxation Retreat
Relaxation Retreat
Jul 15 @ 6:45 pm – Jul 17 @ 5:30 pm
Relaxation Retreat @ Yasodhara Ashram
March 20-22, May 15-17, July 15-17, December 4-6 Experience the quiet and tranquility of Yasodhara Ashram. In this retreat, you will focus on going inward, stilling the mind and body, connecting to your inner source of peace, harmony and joy. … Continued
6:45 pm 10 Days of Yoga
10 Days of Yoga
Jul 16 @ 6:45 pm – Jul 26 @ 5:30 pm
10 Days of Yoga @ Yasodhara Ashram
May 14-24, July 16-26, August 20-30, October 15-25 Give yourself ten days to expand your understanding of who you are and who you want to be — ten days reprieve from stress in a safe and nurturing place of reflection. … Continued
6:45 pm Ethics in Yoga: Yamas & Niyamas
Ethics in Yoga: Yamas & Niyamas
Jul 17 @ 6:45 pm – Jul 19 @ 5:30 pm
Ethics in Yoga: Yamas & Niyamas @ Yasodhara Ashram
July 17-19 What are your ethics as a yoga teacher? In this workshop, you will articulate your own values and participate in lively discussions about ethics with other teachers. Together we will explore the foundations of ethics in yoga through … Continued
6:45 pm Luminous Vision – Building your ...
Luminous Vision – Building your ...
Jul 17 @ 6:45 pm – Jul 19 @ 5:30 pm
Luminous Vision - Building your Personal Temple of Light @ Yasodhara Ashram
July 17-19 Use your imagination to create a beautiful sanctuary for the Most High within you. In this workshop, Swami Jyotihananda will lead you on an exploration of Temple as metaphor. What is your foundation of character? What challenges do … Continued
11:00 am Taste of the Ashram
Taste of the Ashram
Jul 18 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm
Taste of the Ashram @ Yasodhara Ashram
You are invited to be part of the Ashram for a short day program that gives a taste of this special community. Join us for a yoga class, lunch and guided tour of the grounds, including an overview of our … Continued
6:45 pm Light & Vibration with Swami Lal...
Light & Vibration with Swami Lal...
Jul 19 @ 6:45 pm – Jul 23 @ 5:30 pm
Light & Vibration with Swami Lalitananda @ Yasodhara Ashram
July 19-23 What is Energy and how does it manifest? What are the secrets of the mind and heart? How do the mystical teachings of yoga help us to create the kind of world we want to live in? Light … Continued
6:45 pm One-Month Karma Yoga Introductio...
One-Month Karma Yoga Introductio...
Jul 20 @ 6:45 pm
One-Month Karma Yoga Introduction Begins @ Yasodhara Ashram
This one month Service & Study Program is for those (30+) who are interested in experiencing life in a spiritual community, developing skills and studying yoga. This is a live and work program, with a focus on the practice of … Continued
6:45 pm Young Adult Program (18-30) Begins
Young Adult Program (18-30) Begins
Jul 20 @ 6:45 pm
Young Adult Program (18-30) Begins @ Yasodhara Ashram
We recognize that young people have a unique set of challenges and opportunities, energy and interests. The Ashram is a supportive environment to figure out your next steps in life. Our one month Young Adult (18-30) Service & Study Programs … Continued

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