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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

Jul
11
Thu
6:45 pm 10 Day Yoga Journey
10 Day Yoga Journey
Jul 11 @ 6:45 pm – Jul 21 @ 5:30 pm
10 Day Yoga Journey @ Yasodhara Ashram
 Previously known as 10 Days of Yoga – May 16 – 26, July 11 – 21, Aug 15 – 25, Oct 10 – 20 Stay overnight after the program ends and have breakfast the next day at no extra cost. … Read more »
Jul
15
Mon
6:45 pm Light in the Centre with Swami L...
Light in the Centre with Swami L...
Jul 15 @ 6:45 pm – Jul 19 @ 5:30 pm
Light in the Centre with Swami Lalitananda @ Yasodhara Ashram
July 15 – 19 Stay overnight after the program ends and have breakfast the next day at no extra cost. Join Ashram president, Swami Lalitananda, for four days designed to help you approach the sacred within and to recognize that … Read more »
Jul
19
Fri
6:45 pm Hidden Language Hatha Yoga Teach...
Hidden Language Hatha Yoga Teach...
Jul 19 @ 6:45 pm – Aug 2 @ 5:30 pm
Hidden Language Hatha Yoga Teacher Certification @ Yasodhara Ashram
This two-week teacher certification program will deepen your understanding of the system of Hatha Yoga that Swami Radha called “the Hidden Language,” which integrates the asanas with the power of mind and symbolism. You will learn —through your own personal … Read more »
Jul
21
Sun
6:45 pm Power of Perception: Exploring t...
Power of Perception: Exploring t...
Jul 21 @ 6:45 pm – Jul 26 @ 5:30 pm
Power of Perception: Exploring the Senses @ Yasodhara Ashram
July 21 – 26 Stay overnight after the program ends and have breakfast the next day at no extra cost. Sensory input continually influences how we create and respond to our inner and outer worlds. In this workshop you will … Read more »
Jul
23
Tue
6:45 pm One-Month Karma Yoga Program Intake
One-Month Karma Yoga Program Intake
Jul 23 @ 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 »
Jul
26
Fri
6:45 pm Stilling the Mind Retreat
Stilling the Mind Retreat
Jul 26 @ 6:45 pm – Jul 28 @ 5:30 pm
Stilling the Mind Retreat @ Yasodhara Ashram
July 26 – 28, Oct 25 – 27 Stay overnight after the program ends and have breakfast the next day at no extra cost. What is the mind? What are its tendencies? How can it be directed? Each day you will … Read more »
Jul
27
Sat
10:00 am Taste of the Ashram – Day Program
Taste of the Ashram – Day Program
Jul 27 @ 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 ...
Jul 27 @ 10:00 am – Jul 28 @ 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 »
Jul
29
Mon
6:45 pm Straight Walk: Steps to Awareness
Straight Walk: Steps to Awareness
Jul 29 @ 6:45 pm – Jul 31 @ 5:30 pm
Straight Walk: Steps to Awareness @ Yasodhara Ashram
July 29 – 31 Stay overnight after the program ends and have breakfast the next day at no extra cost. Where are you now and where do you want to be? This workshop encourages you to gather facts by observing … Read more »
Aug
2
Fri
6:45 pm Return to Centre
Return to Centre
Aug 2 @ 6:45 pm – Aug 4 @ 5:30 pm
Return to Centre @ Yasodhara Ashram
Aug 2 – 4 Return to Centre Celebrating 50 years of the Yoga Development Course Return to your heart centre! Return to your spiritual centre! Gather together with Yoga Development Course alumni to celebrate the 50th anniversary of this transformative … Read more »