Our retreat center lies at the heart of 35 secluded acres of the Sierra Foothills. With a huge garden, orchard, trails to the Yuba River and several sacred spaces on-site, stepping onto this property is like arriving at a true sanctuary. We host a variety of meditation retreats, workshops and silent retreats, led by experienced teachers. From Raja yoga and Kriya yoga intensive retreats, to Vedic astrology workshops, our community of practitioners offer a range of insights into the path [...]Read More
"I left feeling physically, mentally, and spiritually elevated. As if I actually ‘graduated’ into the next phase of life, as a better, clearer, higher, calmer, more aware soul than the one I was upon arriving"
"I think about the sanctuary and our meditations/discussions every day.... I have never had a practice and teachings resonate so strongly and passionately. I can't thank you enough for that!"
"My life has been shifted, entirely, thanks to the space, practice and environment that you have created here. No wonder my road led me here....There's not much I can say besides thank you."
A. S. Berkeley, CA
"For those seeking spiritual support, transformation, and community, The Sanctuary offers an abundance. My time here has been a magical journey. We meditate morning and evening, work in the garden, plant and harvest organic vegetables, eat 'real' tasty food (I never liked watermelon until I tried one from the garden,...
A.G. Rhode Island
"This place has been one of the most divine experiences of my journey so far, it has become a home... My time here has brought out the best in me and has left me feeling centered and grounded. Being able to apply my own creativity and gusto to the work...
D.D. New York City, NY
"The Air is different here. Whenever I breathe in here I feel peace, acceptance and love. From the moment I arrived my experience with the people here has been everything I needed and more. A place like the Sanctuary attracts those who are looking for a home with others where...
C. R. New York
“……. a homey, relaxed atmosphere perfect for cultivating sanity and good health. The food is to die for, (most everything comes right out of their own garden), and the hospitality is unmatched anywhere I’m sure. Whether you’re looking to meditate six hours a day, or just relax in a healthy, beautiful, and...
A.M. West Virginia
“I have learned much from you and I am eternally grateful. I will continue on with what you have added to my spirituality. Good building materials I have been given here, I will use them to build, hopefully, a spiritual housing for my seeking.”
“What an amazing retreat center. The cave and the temple have such a high vibration. Not to mention the beautiful scenery and garden. Beautiful! I found it a perfect environment to go deep into my practice. Total Bliss!”
W.S. Reno, Nevada
”You are gifted teachers, as well as being gracious hosts. I left with a deeper connection with Spirit and renewed power to follow my path.”
“I feel so fortunate to have spent time at this retreat, and learned so much. I can’t thank you enough for everything you’ve done for me. After coming back to Baltimore I felt so spiritually awakened and excited, life has been very different for me…”
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