Jivamukti Yoga & Zen Meditation Retreat, Felsentor Retreat Center, Mt. Rigi (near Lucerne). Optional trip to Rigi Kaltbad Spa & Thermal Baths! 2 dates:
Spring Retreat …. April 6-11, 2015
Fall Retreat …….. Sept 21-27, 2015
This is my 5th year at this amazing place which draws guests from around the world.
Your heart may skip a beat when you behold the incredible view over Lake Lucerne (even from the dining tables). And check out the low price which includes course fee, lodging, and all chef-prepared vegetarian meals, breakfast, lunch, dinner, unlimited coffee and tea:
CHF 995 – elegant dorm lodging
CHF 1195 – double room
Last year`s event sold out! Register early ; )
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Our guests also get a 50% discount on the incredible historic Rigi Bahn, the beautiful historic train that spirits you up the side of Mt. Rigi to our retreat destination. This is a retreat that you will never forget.
the Zen temple, site of our yoga classes, meditation, etc.
Description: a beautiful world-class retreat, one of the most beautiful settings on earth. Price includes 3 chef-prepared vegetarian meals per day, lodging, and daily program of yoga, meditation, and intro to Thai massage practice! An intelligent and luxurious investment in your well-being.
Felsentor is an exclusive retreat center high up on Mt. Rigi with sweeping views of Lake Lucerne and the Alps. Gourmet vegetarian meals, clean rooms in a beautiful lodge with warm wood floors, comfortable beds, and fine details. The entire place is so clean and polished the building itself seems to glow. In addition tot he beautiful lodge and dining hall, there is a lovely outdoor cafe, and a stunning hand-built Zen temple which is the site of our group yoga, meditation, and Thai massage activities. This spot on Mt. Rigi is one of the most beautiful destinations in Switzerland.
You are welcome to bring a partner or friend so you can practice together, and you can share a room if desired. Double rooms have two comfortable single beds. The shared bathrooms are super clean and modern with showers, and each floor of the lodge has separate bathrooms and showers for men and women for optimal privacy and comfort.
Enjoy world-class yoga retreat facilities, one of the most beautiful settings in Switzerland (and on the earth) chef-prepared vegetarian meals, and a healthy and relaxing program. You’ll never forget this experience.
Arrive: first day after 3:00 PM, first group activity is dinner 6:30 pm. Depart: final day after lunch.
Example daily schedule (example, subject to change):
6:00 Wake up
6:30-7:30 Zen meditation (optional)
8:00 breakfast (Silent)
9:00 1 hour community work (gardening/kitchen/sweeping/etc.)
10:15 yoga class
free time to read, journal, hike, nap, etc.,
trip to Rigi Kaltbad thermal baths and spa! (optional)
16:30 gentle yoga or learning Thai bodywork
20:00 Zen meditation (optional)
20.30-21.30 evening program or free time
21:30–9:30 mauna (sacred silence).
Part of the fun is the journey! You can expect a very pleasant and beautiful journey to the yoga retreat.
and enter your departure location (for example Zurich Airport).
Enter destination: Vitznau, AND enter via: Lucerne.
Select a route with a ship for a wonderful experience.
When you exit the ship at Vitznau go the the ticket window for the historic Rigi Bahn. Let them know that you are a guest at our yoga retreat at Felsentor, and you will automatically receive a 50% discount on the Rigi Bahn. As you board the Rigi Bahn tell the conductor that you wish to get out at Romiti/Felsentor (about 15-20 minutes). You will ascend the mountain, a trip you will likely never forget. The views are astonishing (see photo below). The retreat is a 10 minute hike along an alpine trail away from all motor sounds. No cars, no trains, only the sounds of nature.
Plan to arrive at Felsentor between 3pm and 6pm.
Rigi-Bahn, final part of your journey to the yoga retreat of a lifetime at Felsentor.
More about the Rigi-Bahn: www.RIGI.ch -or- +41 (0)41 399 87 42. See you there!
Last year`s event sold out! Register for the next retreat early ; ) – register –