Autumn Getaway

Weekend Meditation Retreat in the Catskills

October 5-7

Looking for a spacious, relaxed and fulfilling weekend away?
This beginner-friendly retreat offers daily guided meditations and group teachings. In these teachings, you can improve the quality of your life through learning to live each moment with gratitude, freedom and inner peace. During the breaks, you will have plenty of time to enjoy the delicious refreshments in the World Peace Cafe, connect with like-minded people and immerse yourself in the stunning foliage found within our 82 acres of trails and grounds and throughout the local Catskills towns. Then, re-enter your life confident, balanced and refreshed. Everyone is welcome and no experience is necessary.

What to Expect?

Retreat Sessions

This Autumn Getaway retreat will provide three sessions each day, each for approximately 75 minutes. The sessions combine practical instruction and guided meditation that will allow you to:

  • connect with an experience of inner peace through meditation
  • develop basic techniques that can help you to create a consistent habit of meditation
  • leave with practical inner tools to apply what you’ve have learned to your daily life

All retreat sessions are in the World Peace Temple.

Schedule

Between retreat sessions take time to relax and carry your experience of peace in the following ways:

  • FRIDAY
    • 2pm-7:30pm  |  Check-in
    • 8-9:15pm  |  Introduction
  • SATURDAY
    • 9-10am  |  Guided Meditation
    • 11:30am-1pm | Teaching & Guided Meditation
    • Afternoon Break
    • 7:30-9pm | Teaching/Q&A

During the Breaks

Between retreat sessions take time to relax and carry your experience of peace in the following ways:

  • nourish yourself with a refreshing drink and healthy snacks in the World Peace Café
  • peruse our bookstore and giftshop
  • immerse yourself in the stunning foliage found within our 82 acres of trails and grounds
  • explore local towns and nature spots in the Catskills
  • connect and discuss with like-minded people

Booking
Information


The retreat fee is $60
Meals are $5 each*. Lunch and dinner are served in our community dining hall at 1pm and 6pm respectively. All meals are vegetarian. *Breakfast is always included with accommodations.
*Onsite accommodation is available – rooms are available subject to availability.
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