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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.

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Retreat at the Ganga in Rishikesh, India

  • Anand Lok Retreat Center Uttarakhand India (map)

Come to the sacred Ganga River in Northern India to sink ever deeper into the true Heart of Being. Anand Lok is a beautiful and serene retreat center located in the jungles just outside of Rishikesh at the foothills of the Himalaya Mountains. This idyllic retreat center sits directly across the river from the ancient Vashista Cave and offers breathtaking panoramic views of the Ganga and surrounding hills. 

To see pictures of the beautiful Anand Lok retreat center,
please click here.


Full Retreat*:
$550 USD

*Partial attendance is not available for this retreat


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

Morning session: 10am
Afternoon session: Begins 1.5 hrs after morning session ends


Available January 16th to 27th , 2018 - $506 USD
As this is a residential retreat, lodging at Anand Lok is required for all participants. Rooms include three daily vegetarian meals as well as chai/coffee in the early morning and mid-afternoon. There are a small number of private rooms and many shared rooms available. Private rooms are not guaranteed and will be assigned with a heart-filled intention to accommodate all requests.

This retreat is now full. To be added to the waiting list, please contact Diana at

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  • For general questions, please contact Diana at or call her at (530) 925-4415.

  • For questions about housing, please contact Ishq at

  • Donations for tuition are accepted by credit card via PayPal.

  • This is a residential only retreat. All participants are required to stay at the retreat center.

  • Participants must have attended the two-week retreat at Arunachala offered earlier in the month to attend this retreat at the Ganga. This retreat is considered an extension of the first.

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

Later Event: February 3
Online Satsang