The retreat intensive provides you with an opportunity to focus on your training without the
distractions of daily activities, and will deepen your understanding and application of advanced
teaching methodology and skills in a supportive environment. The retreat will also include
asana, pranayama and meditation practices to assist you in deepening your sadhana (personal
The retreats will be held in January and April 2019 at the La Verna Center at Portincula Retreat
Center, Frankfort, Illinois. The center is in a beautiful meditative environment with walking
paths and a labyrinth. All rooms are private with private baths. Love offering includes
vegetarian meals. (Saturday: breakfast/lunch/dinner, Sunday: breakfast/lunch)
Retreat teaching begins 7:00 pm on Friday evening. Early check in may be possible, please ask
when you register.
Attendance at the retreats is mandatory.
The program concludes with graduation on June 29th , 2019.
Weekend retreats (mandatory):
o January 18th-20th, 2019 : $350
o April 12th-14th, 2019: $350