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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.

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 »

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Upcoming

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6:45 pm Stilling the Mind Retreat
Stilling the Mind Retreat
Jul 2 @ 6:45 pm – Jul 6 @ 5:30 pm
Stilling the Mind Retreat @ Yasodhara Ashram
May 1-3, July 2-6, September 18-20 What is the mind? What are its tendencies? How can it be directed? You will learn various practices – including visualization, breathing techniques, concentration and reflection – to help you understand different levels of … Continued
Jul
3
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6:45 pm Bharata Natyam Dance Workshop wi...
Bharata Natyam Dance Workshop wi...
Jul 3 @ 6:45 pm – Jul 5 @ 5:30 pm
Bharata Natyam Dance Workshop with Anusha @ Yasodhara Ashram
July 3-5 Bharata Natyam Indian Classical dance is one of the most ancient forms of sacred dance and a highly evolved mind-body practice. The practice provides tools to explore the themes such as the experience of connection to the Divine … Continued
6:45 pm Relationships: Challenge & Choice
Relationships: Challenge & Choice
Jul 3 @ 6:45 pm – Jul 5 @ 5:30 pm
Relationships: Challenge & Choice @ Yasodhara Ashram
July 3-5 Whether you are single or part of a couple, here is the opportunity to look at what it means to be in a relationship. In this workshop the focus is on personal clarification. How do you bring out … Continued
Jul
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10:00 am Bharata Natyam Dance Class with ...
Bharata Natyam Dance Class with ...
Jul 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Bharata Natyam Dance Class with Anusha @ Yasodhara Ashram
July 4 Bharata Natyam Indian Classical dance is one of the most ancient forms of sacred dance and a highly evolved mind-body practice. The practice provides tools to explore the themes such as the experience of connection to the Divine … Continued
11:00 am Taste of the Ashram
Taste of the Ashram
Jul 4 @ 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
7:30 pm Indian Classical Dance Performance
Indian Classical Dance Performance
Jul 4 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Indian Classical Dance Performance @ Yasodhara Ashram
A performer, teacher and Artistic Director of Shakti Dance Society, Anusha Fernando brings her understanding of Bharata Natyam Indian Classical dance’s depth of tradition and its potential for new creation to Yasodhara Ashram. Anusha will offer two solo Bharata Natyam … Continued
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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
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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
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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
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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

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