• Tent - Bring Your Own – $220.00
  • Tent - Ashram Provided – $230.00
  • Om Cabin - Shared – $230.00
  • Om Cabin - Private – $350.00
  • Siva Cabin - Double – $360.00
  • Siva Cabin - Private – $460.00
  • Deluxe Shanti Cabin - Shared – $550.00
  • Deluxe Shanti Cabin - Private – $630.00
  • (All prices include $70.00 base amount)

** All options include 2 vegetarian meals, 2 yoga classes, and 2 satsangs.

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Permaculture and Gardening Weekend

with Dwayne View and Colin Eldridge (Krishna Das)

March 29 - 31, 2019


Enjoy an introduction into the diverse aspects of permaculture, environmental design and gardening topics.

This course is meant to provide you with insight into living a more balanced and harmonious life with nature.

The subjects discussed can be integrated in your life to allow for self-sufficiency and reward you with developed awareness of your own actions interconnected with nature and the universe.

The lecture portion includes a workbook for your use in class that you are able to take home.

2pm Arrival
4pm Yoga Class
6pm Organic Vegetarian Dinner
7pm Orientation
8pm Satsang: Meditation, Chanting and Lecture

6am Satsang
8am Yoga Class
10am Organic Vegetarian Brunch
11am Karma Yoga: Hands-On Garden Workshop
12-3pm Permaculture & Environmental/Landscape Design Workshop w/ Dwayne
4-6pm Yoga Class
6pm Organic Vegetarian Dinner
8pm Satsang

6am Satsang
8am Yoga Class
10am Organic Vegetarian Brunch
11am Karma Yoga: Hands-On Orchard Workshop
12-3pm Horticulture & Gardening Workshop w/ Dwayne


There are no prerequisites other than a sincere desire to learn and serve.

Arrival and Departure

Arrival: Guests are highly encouraged to arrive before 4PM on friday so they can check in and enjoy the Yoga class and dinner.
Departure: The course ends on Sunday at 3PM.

What to Bring

Durable hiking shoes, loose comfortable clothing, durable work clothes, notebook and pen, meditation shawl or blanket, flashlight.

Books, snacks and materials are available in our boutique.


Dwayne View
Dwayne received his Horticulture Degree in 1996 and recently received his SmartScape and Qualified Green Gardener certification to further his plant knowledge. He currently works as the Nursery Operator in the Outdoor Garden Center at Emigh Ace Hardware in Sacramento. He has written multiple educational workbooks on topics such as gardening, permaculture,…
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Colin Eldridge (Krishna Das)
Krishna Das (Colin) teaches and helps coordinate Yoga, Permaculture and Outdoors programs at the Sivananda Yoga Farm. He is a trained Sivananda Yoga instructor, Permaculture Designer, and has a BA in Environmental Studies from Hampshire College. He is currently training to be a certified Yoga Therapist in the Sivananda Yoga…
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