Weekly Events

included in your DayPass

Balinese Culture: Cultural Discussion and Rice Terrace Walk with Sang Tu, our liaison for Balinese culture and traditional medicines.

THE Future of Food : New Earth Cooking and Garden Tour.

Wednesday evenings there is usually a fire pit gathering in the Fire House. No talking. Just sitting together watching the fire.

Spontaneous Happenings,  just happen. Sometimes kirtan and chanting. Sometimes a visiting ethno-botanist or Balinese organic farmer will share their knowledge.

Bali Silent Retreat Balinese procession

Balinese Cultural Discussion

Thursday evenings Sang Tu invites you to participate in a discussion about Balinese Culture. Different topics are covered each week:

  • Temples – Purpose & function in daily life
  • Nyepi – Bali’s Day of silence
  • Balinese Weddings
  • Telu Bulan – Traditional baby ceremony
  • and much more..
Bali Silent Retreat Mount Batukaru Rice terrace

Rice Terrace Walk

On Friday mornings Sang Tu offers a 2-3 hour walk through the spectacular local rice terraces. Explore the rural villages surrounding the retreat, interact with some of the friendly locals and learn about the traditional medicines and foods found growing along the way!

THE Future of Food

Programs Future of Food Lecture inspiring informing awakening

New Earth Cooking

Sunday evenings you are invited to join a mindful discussion (or just kick back and enjoy listening)  into the origins of our food. Discover how we can empower ourselves through our food choices, learn about the challenges and opportunities we will face in the future and how you can incorporate our New Earth Cooking food philosophy into your everyday life.

Bali Silent Retreat Papaya in the Garden

Garden Tour

Monday mornings you can enjoy a guided meandering through our permaculture gardens. Connect with nature using all your senses as you explore the soil and local plant life that become the garden-to-table cuisine you enjoy each mealtime.