Ashram Experience Location:
Quinta do Rajo, Santa Susanna, near Lisbon, Portugal
Ashram Experience, 5 days Residential
A mandatory component of the level 1 training is the attendance of a 5 day residential in Quinta do Rajo, Portugal.
What is it?
The experience will consist of plenty of yoga and meditation in particular, plus teaching of various topics, as listed above in course content, but with a very hands on approach so that attendees get to experience the teachings as they learn about them. Attendees will also be expected to take partake in karma yoga or seva - lending a helping hand with cooking, cleaning etc. important aspects of community living.
Open to all
In addition to enrolled trainees, the ashram experience is open to the general public and can in fact be a means through which prospective trainees can get a taste of the level 1 training before enrolling. It is also designed to be an experience where one can learn about holistic living and which one can just enjoy as a retreat from working life.
For more info about the venue visit the Quinta do Rajo website.
It is also possible to book the Ashram Week independent from the training.
Important Note: Travel expenses to Portugal and accommodation for 6 nights and food for 5 days at Quinta do Rajo, Portugal for the Ashram Experience, are not included in the course fees so students will be expected to be able to pay for their own travel, food and accommodation.