• Tent - Bring Your Own – $228.00
  • Tent - Ashram Provided – $268.00
  • Om Cabin - Shared – $268.00
  • Om Cabin - Private – $388.00
  • Siva Cabin - Shared – $368.00
  • Siva Cabin - Private – $478.00
  • Deluxe Shanti Cabin - Shared – $368.00
  • Deluxe Shanti Cabin - Private – $648.00
  • (All prices include $108.00 base amount)

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

Date & Time Details:
Arrival: Check-in time is 2:00pm. We encourage you to arrive by 4:00pm for the Asana class. Dinner is at 6:00pm and there will be a Welcoming Orientation at 7:00pm followed by Satsang at 8:00pm.

Departure: Check-out time is 12:00pm. You are welcome to stay in the ashram for the rest of the afternoon even after checking out of your room.

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Easter Retreat: Health and Creativity

with Swami Jnaneswariananda, Swami Dharmananda, Swami Sivasankariananda, Mary Thompson and Lynn Amara (Gauri)

April 10 - 12, 2020


Celebrate your healthy body-mind-spirit in the beautiful and vibrant springtime at the Yoga Farm. Reconnect with nature to balance and rejuvenate your spirit with Yoga and Ayurveda workshops, Hatha Yoga classes, Chanting, and Meditation. Creativity is a natural expression of true health. Join us for Yantra Painting workshops to focus and uplift the mind and connect to the heart. Enjoy the Sivananda community with Satsang and a special Easter Sunday Brunch and Easter Egg Hunt.

Daily Schedule


  • 4pm – Asana and Pranayama class
  • 6pm – Dinner
  • 7pm – New guest Orientation
  • 7:30pm – Satsang – Introduction “Health and Creativity”


  • 6am – Satsang: “Health and Healing According to Swami Sivananda”
  • 8am – Workshop: Yantra Painting Workshop with Gauri
  • 10am   – Vegetarian Brunch
  • 12pm   – Workshop: “Digestive Health According to Ayurveda” – Mahavidya
  • 2pm – Workshop: “Limitless Prana for Health and Vitality” – Sw Dharma
  • 4pm – Asana and Pranayama class
  • 6pm – Vegetarian Dinner
  • 7pm – Om Namo Narayanaya peace chanting
  • 7:30pm – Kirtan Concert


  • 6am – Satsang – BD: “Jesus” – Swami Jnaneswariananda
  • 8am – Workshop: Yantra Painting Workshop with Gauri
  • 10am   – Brunch
  • 12pm   – Workshop: “Positive Thinking for Inner Peace” – Sw Dharma
  • 2pm –  Workshop: “Yoga for Chronic Pain” – SwSk
  • 4pm – Asana and Pranayama class
  • 6pm – Dinner
  • 7pm – Om Namo Narayanaya peace chanting
  • 8pm – SatsangYOGAFARM_PANORAMA-1000triangle-adjust-nice-700


Swami Jnaneswariananda
Swami Jnaneswariananda joined the Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Centers in 1995 and has been director of centers and ashrams in Canada and Italy. She teaches Hatha Yoga, Meditation, Anatomy, and Vedanta at Teacher Training Courses in North America, Italy and India. Swami Jnaneswariananda took vows of Sannyas in 2001.…
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Swami Dharmananda
Swami Dharmananda is assistant director of the Yoga Farm for many years and is in charge of the karma yoga program.  He is a faculty of the Sivananda Institute of Health (SIHY) and is one of the main teachers of Yoga Philosophy and Meditation at the Ashram. He…
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Swami Sivasankariananda
Swami Sivasankariananda, director of the Los Angeles Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Center, served as director of the San Francisco Center from February of 2015 to September 2019. She returns to LA where she lived for 20+ years. She completed her TTC at the Yoga Farm in 1997 and ATTC there…
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Mary Thompson
Mary Thompson, C.A.S., P.K.S., (Ayurvedacharya), is a graduate of the California College of Ayurveda and senior teacher with certifications as a Clinical Ayurvedic Specialist and Pancha Karma Specialist. Mary is a graduate of the first graduating class of the College in 1997. In 2008 she received the Charaka…
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Lynn Amara (Gauri)
Lynn Amara (Gauri) has enjoyed a life long interest in sacred geometry. Since 2013 she has had the opportunity to study yantra drawing and painting with Pieter Welteverde and since 2014 she also receives yantra guidance from her spiritual teachers. Yantra and mantra are central to her spiritual…
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