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YOGA FARM VERMONT

LOCATION & ACCOMMODATION:

METTA EARTH INSTITUTE

lincoln, vt

schedule: ongoing, see dates below


summer retreat 2019

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DATES: AUGUST 21 - 25, 2019

Immerse yourself in nature's bounty while practicing yoga on an ecologically sustainable yoga farm.  This unique retreat is inspired by our effort to conduct our lives in natural balance with earth's cycles to facilitate our journey towards freedom, happiness, and love with respect towards the environment.

Features:

  • Intimate Master Classes with Marco

  • Meditations in Nature led by Gillian, Co-Director of MEI

  • Yoga and Ecology with Russell, Co-Director MEI

  • Dharma Talks

  • Unlimited savasana

  • 4 nights lovely, clean, and beautifully simple accommodations

  • Organic, prana rich food grown on site or sourced from local farm network

  • 3 organic, superfood-rich meals per day, with plant-focused ingredients grown directly at Metta Earth, or otherwise sourced from local farm network

  • Mountain spring water, fresh juice, superfood smoothies, housemade kombucha & wild-harvested herbal tea

  • Sattvic cuisine prepared and curated on site by Brazilian chef & nutritionist

  • Nature Immersions: river dips, hikes, picnic, bonfire (weather dependent)

  • Happy cows, tender lambs, and spunky chickens

  • 158 acres of meadows, pastures, horticulture fields, hardwood forest, evergreens, beaver ponds, old orchards, seasonal streams, stonewalls, and wildlife nestled in the Green Mountains National Forest alongside the New Haven River

  • An on-site acupuncturist


family retreat 2019

DATES: august 26 - September 2, 2019

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Cultivate the Family on an ecologically regenerative yoga farm in the heart of Vermont. A holistic vacation, integrating educational and creative practices through Yoga, Meditation, Nutrition, Art, Music, Community, Leadership, Sustainability, Nature, and Wildlife, this unique retreat experience balances programming designed to engage children, parents, and families as a whole. An intergenerational and immersive yoga haven... inspired by our continued effort to conduct our lives in natural balance with Earth’s cycles, to facilitate our journey towards freedom, happiness, and love... with respect, always, towards the environment.

Features:

  • 7 nights accommodation in main house or yurt, complete with organic linens & bedding or land to pitch your family tent

  • 3 organic, superfood-rich meals per day, with plant-focused ingredients grown directly at Metta Earth, or otherwise sourced from local farm network

  • Sattvic cuisine prepared and curated on site by Brazilian chef & nutritionist, including plant-powered snacks for children

  • Mountain spring water, fresh juice, superfood smoothies, housemade kombucha & wild-harvested herbal tea

  • Daily MarcoYoga Master classes for parents

  • Yoga and Ecology with Russell, Co-Director of Metta Earth Institute

  • Daily yoga classes for kids!

  • Meditation classes offered for both children and parents, including Meditations in Nature led by Gillian, Co-Director of Metta Earth Institute

  • On-site childcare and supervision, including a designated outdoor Child’s Play Pavillion for maximum frivolity  

  • Daily children’s programming includes arts & crafts, creative writing & expression, nature play & exploration, fruit & vegetable collection, farm animal frolicking & engagement, holistic games, live music, and more!

  • Family-focused activities, excursions & outings in nature...  including hikes, picnics & bonfires…

  • 158 acres of meadows, pastures, horticulture fields, hardwood forest, evergreens, beaver ponds, old orchards, seasonal streams, stonewalls, and wildlife nestled in the Green Mountains National Forest alongside the New Haven River

  • Eco-farming and sustainability education

  • Communication, leadership & relationship dynamic training

  • Unlimited savasana

  • Private yoga, acupuncture & couples therapy sessions available a la carte


fall retreat 2019

dates: october 9 - 14, 2019

Immerse yourself in nature's bounty while practicing yoga on an ecologically sustainable yoga farm.  This unique retreat is inspired by our effort to conduct our lives in natural balance with earth's cycles to facilitate our journey towards freedom, happiness, and love with respect towards the environment.

Features:

  • Intimate Master Classes with Marco

  • Meditations in Nature led by Gillian, Co-Director of MEI

  • Yoga and Ecology with Russell, Co-Director MEI

  • Dharma Talks

  • Unlimited savasana

  • Lovely, clean, and beautifully simple accommodations

  • Organic, prana rich food grown on site or sourced from local farm network

  • Three meals per day, housemade kombucha, wild harvested herbal tea

  • Peak New England Fall foliage

  • Happy cows, tender lambs, and spunky chickens

  • 158 acres of meadows, pastures, horticulture fields, hardwood forest, evergreens, beaver ponds, old orchards, seasonal streams, stonewalls, and wildlife nestled in the Green Mountains National Forest alongside the New Haven River

  • An on-site acupuncturist

  • An assistant, on call to facilitate sukha

Yoga Farm Vermont Retreat Policy:  Due to the intimate nature of Yoga Farm Retreat, the investment is nonrefundable.   In extenuating circumstances only, full amount less $100 processing fee will be refunded if you find another student to fill the spot at current cost.  

We are now accepting donations to the Raja Yoga Retreat Scholarship Fund.  To donate or apply, contact teammrojas@gmail.com.


Raja Yoga Full Week Retreat Policy:  $600 deposit required to secure your spot on Retreat.  The deposit is non-refundable.  Balance is due sixty days prior to retreat start date.  No refunds sixty days prior to start date of retreat for any reason.  In extenuating circumstances, balance (less non-refundable deposit) will be refunded if  you find another student to fill your spot at current cost.  Deposit is payable by cash or check to AMK Holistic Inc. and mailed to 315 W 75th St.  Suite 4R NY, NY 10023.  Balance is payable by cash, check, credit card (credit cards carry up to 4% transaction fee), or bank wire ( + small fee).  Namaste!