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There is nothing to learn, nothing to change nothing to attain. In our deep meditations and open conversations, we can relax into pure being, without straining. Whether for a weekend intensive or a 10 day retreat, come back to the natural freedom of your truest heart, to your one abiding friend, Love. Based on the non-dual traditions founded by Sri Ramana Maharshi, our journey of self-discovery is simple and direct, and welcomes anyone who seeks gentle guidance towards grace.

Retreat at Arunachala in Tiruvannamalai, India


  • Suddhananda Ashram 38 Girivalam Road, Adi Annamalai Tiruvannamalai, Tamil Nadu 606 604 India

At the foot of beloved Arunachala in South India, we gather for 14 days to rest in the heart of Silence. The beautiful sanctuary of Suddhananda ashram is located in the small village of Adi Annamalai which is approximately 6 km from Sri Ramanasramam in Tiruvannamalai. This private refuge rests on the quiet side of the mountain and offers direct access to the inner path for walking and meditation.

Public Satsangs will also be offered December 31st and January 1st in Tiruvannamalai. More information will be posted soon.

Please note: Separate links for retreat registration and housing below.

SCHEDULE:

Includes twice daily sessions, beginning with silent meditation followed by satsang

Morning session: 10am
Break
Afternoon session: Begins 1.5 hrs after morning session ends, usually around 2:30pm

TUITION:

Full retreat: TBD
 

Partial retreat*:
TBD
 

*Partial retreat must
begin by January 8th.

 

Registration Coming Soon

For questions please contact TBD.

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Housing at Suddhananda Ashram

Available December 29th, 2017 to January 16th , 2018
All room types include three daily vegetarian meals.

If you are staying at the Ashram you will need to provide the office with a passport-size photo, a copy of your passport ID and a copy of your visa page within 24 hours of arriving.

Private Cabin (Private Bath)
$504 full retreat / $28 per night

Hostel
(Separate Room/Shared Bath)
 $288 full retreat / $16 per night

Dorm Room
(Shared Room/Shared Bath)
$234 full retreat / $13 per night

To see photos of the ashram, please click here.

Housing Registration Coming Soon
(Partial housing options must begin by January 8, 2017)

For more information and advice for traveling to India, including tips for maintaining good health and what to pack, please click here.

In The Heart of Silence is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and as such, donations may be tax deductible.