Meditation, Yoga, Prayer and Restful Contemplation – in Silence
Bali Silent Retreat is more than yoga and meditation- it’s a restorative and inspirational sanctuary removed from the demands of busy-busy complicated lifestyles. Surrounded and protected by rice fields, jungle, Mt. Batu Karu, and spiritual essence, you can ‘retreat’ and ‘take-time-out’, nourish your body & soul, and find yourself again. In your own time. On your own schedule. Our greatness lies not so much in being able to remake the world, as in being able to remake ourselves. -Gandhi
Best food I’ve ever had . . . ever! Marieke, Holland
This 6 day experience opened a new world of consciousness about myself, my truth, the planet, my spiritual side and how I truly want to live my life. Anonymous, Switzerland
On a scale of 1 – 10 . . . 50. This place holds so much magic and beauty, it is beyond my comprehension how one single place could have it all. My soul was nourished through food, yoga & meditation, and the spectacular scenery. Marisa, USA
“Bali Silent Retreat is the most special place I have visited during this lifetime on earth.” Marilyn, Australia
Yoga includes morning and afternoon varied types of yoga and meditation, are shared in open air octagon tent, surrounded by the green of nature. Yoga asanas vary from Hatha to Ashtanga to Iyengar traditions and, of course restorative yoga. Meditation includes beginner to advanced, depending on your level of experience. Labyrinth meditation, jungle and rice field walks are yours for the taking – a photographer’s delight! Additional ceremonies, workshops, and evening ‘Chat & Chai’ philosophy talks are on the Calendar . Off-site activities to temples, jungle, and hot springs are scheduled per request. The Lodge Library with spiritual, philosophical, self help titles, and fun-frivolous-fiction gets smiles and applause. The volunteer program offers an experience of a lifetime within a true eco community – off the grid and eco green to the extreme.
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Wed Aug 3, 5PM
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Two daily vegetarian buffets and all-day-grazing-table* are fresh with living energy! Slow Food certified recipes are prepared by ‘Garden to Table’ chefs, who pour loving passion into every aspect of food, selecting vegetables fresh from our organic gardens to give you Living Food. *Grazing table: fresh salads, fruits, juices, fresh baked breads, cookies– all day long.
With 100% cotton linens, down comforters, kimonos, lap desks, and stunning views, simplicity is combined with luxury. Constructed of recycled timbers, indigenous architectures, and local flavor, the feeling is simple, warm, earthy, rustic, relaxing, and friendly. Within this super eco-community, we’re off the grid and green-to-the-extreme. Room choices include wooden bungalows or snug single rooms or dormitory beds. Each space is simple, with tasteful touches and stunning views (no air con – it’s cool at night).
4 hectares of a real and true eco community – off the grid and green-to-the-extreme-vegetables, fruits & flowers, jungle, rice fields, labyrinth, medicine & herb gardens, and fun Off-the-Grid-Extremely-Green science: includes solar electricity, water distilling, herb drying and catching rainwater from the roof.
Bali Silent Retreat is completely and totally chemical-free and sustainably responsible.
“The rice fields are amazing! The gardens are a beautiful meditation unto themselves. The helpful and smiling staff. The views! The Silence. The sounds of nature. But the one factor that will bring me back to Bali Silent Retreat is the heavenly feeling here on earth.” — Maartje, Holland
Join others or remain in solitude for yoga, meditation, prayer, programs.
Develop the “art of nothing” and just eat, sleep, read and repeat.
In Peace and Silence
Yoga&Meditation is a complete and comprehensive Way of Life at Bali Silent Retreat, not just for yoga asanas and meditation, but also for:
Truth – big and little Truth, examining it in everything we do.
Non Violence – in speech and food and intention toward other living things.
Respect – with human and divine love, as well as, for all faiths and practices.