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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 Kundalini and Karma 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 Insight Through Asanas and Dream Yoga: Opening to Intuition. 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

Upcoming

Jan
9
Wed
6:45 pm Yoga Development Course 2019: Ce...
Yoga Development Course 2019: Ce...
Jan 9 @ 6:45 pm – Apr 9 @ 5:00 pm
Yoga Development Course 2019: Celebrating 50 Years of Learning @ Yasodhara Ashram
The Yoga Development Course (YDC) offers three months of yoga in the deepest sense of the word, as a path to Liberation. Come and expand your understanding. Heal. Give yourself the spiritual nourishment you need. Challenge yourself to evolve. This … Read more »
Mar
22
Fri
6:45 pm Equinox Retreat: Finding Balance
Equinox Retreat: Finding Balance
Mar 22 @ 6:45 pm – Mar 24 @ 5:30 pm
Equinox Retreat: Finding Balance @ Yasodhara Ashram
Mar 22 – 24, Sept 20 – 22 Stay overnight after the program ends and have breakfast the next day at no extra cost Celebrate this special time of equal day and night, by reflecting on balance. Balancing daily life … Read more »
Apr
2
Tue
6:45 pm One-Month Karma Yoga Program Intake
One-Month Karma Yoga Program Intake
Apr 2 @ 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 program focuses … Read more »
Apr
10
Wed
6:45 pm Hatha Yoga Teacher Certification
Hatha Yoga Teacher Certification
Apr 10 @ 6:45 pm – Apr 20 @ 5:00 pm
Hatha Yoga Teacher Certification @ Yasodhara Ashram | Kootenay Bay | British Columbia | Canada
After completing the Yoga Development Course, the next step in teacher training is the Hatha Yoga Teacher Certification. In this course you will learn how to teach classical asanas and integrate spiritual practices into the classroom. The approach is experiential … Read more »
Apr
12
Fri
6:45 pm Awakening Wonder
Awakening Wonder
Apr 12 @ 6:45 pm – Apr 14 @ 5:30 pm
Awakening Wonder @ Yasodhara Ashram
April 12 – 14, Sept 13 – 15 Stay overnight after the program ends and have breakfast the next day at no extra cost. Enrich your experience of the world around you and open your heart to wonder. What would … Read more »
Apr
13
Sat
10:00 am Taste of the Ashram – Day Program
Taste of the Ashram – Day Program
Apr 13 @ 10:00 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 a guided tour of the gardens & new Temple of Light. Schedule 10:00 – 11:00 am – Registration.  Please come early to register at the Gift Store. 11:15 … Read more »
10:00 am Taste of the Ashram – Overnight ...
Taste of the Ashram – Overnight ...
Apr 13 @ 10:00 am – Apr 14 @ 9:00 am
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 and new Temple of Light. Plus participate in Karma Yoga (selfless service) and enjoy dinner and evening satsang (devotional service). Includes overnight accommodation … Read more »
Apr
19
Fri
6:45 pm Easter Weekend
Easter Weekend
Apr 19 @ 6:45 pm – Apr 21 @ 5:30 pm
Easter Weekend @ Yasodhara Ashram
Apr 19 – 21 Celebrate the coming of spring with a weekend of Karma Yoga, workshops and time to reflect on your own. Join us for the Garden Blessing—the opening of the garden for the coming season. As always, enjoy … Read more »
Apr
26
Fri
7:30 pm Walking Together into a Hopeful ...
Walking Together into a Hopeful ...
Apr 26 @ 7:30 pm – Apr 28 @ 8:30 pm
Walking Together into a Hopeful Future  -  Reconciliation with Indigenous Spiritual Leaders @ Yasodhara Ashram
Photo by Gem Salsberg   Pahan Pte San Win and Wanbdi Wakita, spiritual leaders from Manitoba and Ashram friends, will be our guides for two days focused on Indigenous wisdom, reconciliation and how to be an ally.  Wanbdi is Grandfather … Read more »
Apr
30
Tue
6:45 pm One-Month Karma Yoga Program Intake
One-Month Karma Yoga Program Intake
Apr 30 @ 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 program focuses … Read more »