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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.

With many courses to choose from, including the foundational 10 Days of Yoga and new offerings such as The Chakras: Opening to Dynamic Potential and Yoga & Nature 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. Read more »
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 teacher tours across North America & Europe. Stay connected to the Ashram wherever you are via our newsletter as well as our Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram accounts. Or find a certified Yasodhara Yoga Teacher near you. Read more »

News at a Glance

  • Food Forest Workshop

    Yasodhara Ashram, Aurora Edible Landscapes & Fields Forward are offering a 1.5 hour session with permaculturist Melissa Flint on Friday July 22nd from 11:00 to 12:30pm.

  • Special Offering – Bharata Natyam Dance with Anusha

    Join guest teacher Anusha Fernando, the Artistic Director of Vancouver’s Shakti Dance, for a special dance class and workshop this summer!

  • THANK YOU – We did it!

    We “united for the Temple” and together raised $148,217! Your generous donations not only matched the residents’ contributions, but exceeded them!

Upcoming

Jul
21
Thu
6:45 pm 10 Days of Yoga: Journey of Self...
10 Days of Yoga: Journey of Self...
Jul 21 @ 6:45 pm – Jul 31 @ 5:30 pm
10 Days of Yoga: Journey of Self-Discovery @ Yasodhara Ashram
May 19 – 29, July 21 – 31, August 11 – 21, October 13 – 23 Give yourself ten days to expand your understanding of who you are and who you want to be — ten days reprieve from stress … Read more »
Jul
22
Fri
6:45 pm Kundalini & Dream Yoga Teacher C...
Kundalini & Dream Yoga Teacher C...
Jul 22 @ 6:45 pm – Aug 5 @ 5:30 pm
Kundalini & Dream Yoga Teacher Certification @ Yasodhara Ashram
This intensive two-week teacher certification program is based on a foundation of self-inquiry and experiential learning/teaching. Using the questions and practices in Kundalini Yoga for the West, you will study the potential of each level of consciousness, then teach in … Read more »
Jul
25
Mon
6:45 pm Discover Yasodhara: Experiencing...
Discover Yasodhara: Experiencing...
Jul 25 @ 6:45 pm – Jul 31 @ 5:30 pm
Discover Yasodhara: Experiencing Community @ Yasodhara Ashram
June 27 – July 3, July 25 – 31, August 22 – 29, September 19 – 25 Discover what it is like to live and grow in a spiritual community! This one-week work and study program offers a balanced blend … Read more »
6:45 pm One-Month Karma Yoga Program Intake
One-Month Karma Yoga Program Intake
Jul 25 @ 6:45 pm
One-Month Karma Yoga Program Intake @ Yasodhara Ashram
Take this opportunity to experience yoga and work in a truly transformative way! The One-Month (OM) Karma Yoga program is for anyone interested in living in a spiritual community to explore work, develop self-knowledge and gain skills. This live-and-work program … Read more »
6:45 pm Three Month Community Immersion ...
Three Month Community Immersion ...
Jul 25 @ 6:45 pm
Three Month Community Immersion Intake @ Yasodhara Ashram
Our Three Month Community Immersion Program is designed to give you a deep dive into community living. You will learn about yourself, your values, your approach to service and the dedication and support it takes to create harmonious communities. At Yasodhara … Read more »
Jul
29
Fri
6:45 pm Yoga & Healing Retreat
Yoga & Healing Retreat
Jul 29 @ 6:45 pm – Jul 31 @ 5:30 pm
Yoga & Healing Retreat @ Yasodhara Ashram
May 20 – 22, July 29 – 31 Yoga offers many spiritual gifts to access health and wholeness. Yogic practices provide a means of clearing the body and mind, giving you the strength to be who you really are. In … Read more »
Jul
30
Sat
11:00 am Taste of the Ashram – Day Program
Taste of the Ashram – Day Program
Jul 30 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm
Taste of the Ashram - Day Program @ Yasodhara Ashram
Join us for this day program which includes a yoga class, lunch and guided tour of the grounds, including an overview of our environmental initiatives and gardens. Schedule 11-12:15 – Hatha Yoga class. Please come early to register at the … Read more »
11:00 am Taste of the Ashram – Overnight ...
Taste of the Ashram – Overnight ...
Jul 30 @ 11:00 am – Jul 31 @ 12:00 pm
Taste of the Ashram - Overnight Stay @ Yasodhara Ashram
Join us for this program which includes a yoga class, lunch and guided tour of the grounds, plus participate in Karma Yoga (selfless service), dinner, evening satsang (devotional service). Includes overnight accommodation and Sunday breakfast. Date Feb 6 – 7, March … Read more »
Jul
31
Sun
6:45 pm Stilling the Mind Retreat
Stilling the Mind Retreat
Jul 31 @ 6:45 pm – Aug 4 @ 5:30 pm
Stilling the Mind Retreat @ Yasodhara Ashram
May 6 – 8, July 31 – August 4, October 14 – 18 What is the mind? What are its tendencies? How can it be directed? Each day you will learn various practices – including visualization, breathing techniques, concentration and … Read more »
Aug
5
Fri
6:45 pm Temple Celebration
Temple Celebration
Aug 5 @ 6:45 pm – Aug 7 @ 5:30 pm
Temple Celebration @ Yasodhara Ashram
The new Temple of Light is moving toward construction and we invite you to celebrate with us! Let’s honour this luminous space that will manifest at the Ashram. The Temple is dedicated not only to the Light in all traditions … Read more »

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