Join national and international artists Brenda McMorrow, Adam Bauer, Nina Rao, Abby Blythe & the Bhakti Connection for a fun filled weekend of song, yoga, laughter, dancing, meditation, and inspiring workshops.
Shanti Retreat becomes a giant playground in summer. Spend your free time swimming, lounging on the water trampoline, relaxing in a hammock, canoeing, kayaking or just being.
Shanti’s nurturing atmosphere provides guests with the inspiration to delve deeper into the gift of yoga and the possibilities for transformation and growth.
Savour the opportunity to pause from the ebb and flow of daily life.
Friday Arrival after 2 pm. Come early for the ferry during this holiday weekend!
4:30 – 6 pm yoga with Darin (yurt) 6:30 Dinner 8:00 – 9:30 Kirtan with Adam Bauer 9:45 Bhakti Bon Fire. Bring out your personal instrument fireside and take your turn leading a chant.
Saturday Morning snack available upon rising (tea, fruit, oatmeal, trail mix) 8:00 am meditation at the Timor hut with Darin (30 minutes) 8:45 am – 10:15 yoga with Wendy (yurt) 10:30 Brunch
Free time for swimming, water trampoline, hammock therapy, canoe/kayak, slack line, hula hoop, henna booth, sauna, or just be!
12 – 1:30 Kirtan with Abby Blythe 2-3:30pm Kirtan with Bhakti Connection (outdoors if weather permits) Afternoon snack 4:30-6:30 pm Kirtan with Nina Rao 6:30 Dinner 8:00 Kirtan with Brenda McMorrow
Sunday Light morning snack available upon rising 8:00 am meditation at the hut with Wendy or silent morning walk with Darin 8:45 – 10:15 am Yoga with Lacey 10:30 am brunch Free time 12- 2pm Chanting of the Hanuman Chalisa led by Nina Rao Afternoon snack Departure for 3 day guests anytime before 3pm
Rates for 3 day Friday to Sunday retreat
$495pp for 2 share $465pp for 3 or 4 share $405pp for tenting option
Add $150pp if you extend your stay until Monday.
Please add HST to all rates
We hope you have time to stay over Sunday evening as we have several special activities planned. Please add $150pp plus HST if you would like to continue the retreat until Monday.This rate is extended to only those who have joined the Friday to Sunday retreat.
Sunday 4-6 Workshop with Brenda McMorrow: “Bhakti and Jnana: the Yogas of Devotion and Self-Inquiry” 6:30 pm Dinner 8pm Kirtan with Adam Bauer 9:45 Bhakti Dance Party with Lacey
Monday Light morning snack available upon rising 8:15 – 9:15 morning yoga with Wendy or silent walk meditation with Darin 9:30 – 10:30 am Closing kirtan 10:45 am brunch Departure anytime before 2pm
Day Passes are available Saturday and Sunday. The rate for a one day pass is $125 per person per day plus HST. The pass is valid from 10 am – 11pm and includes two meals and use of Shanti’s amenities (swimming, canoes, kayak and sauna). Yoga is not included.
GETTING TO SHANTI No car? No problem. We are conveniently serviced by Via Rail and Megabus.
Call us in advance to arrange a complimentary pick up on the island to Shanti Retreat.
It’s a scenic 20 minute free car ferry ride to this island getaway. As this is a holiday weekend we recommend that you come early to board the ferry.
All of us at Shanti look forward to welcoming you to this inspiring and fun filled weekend.
Namaste Wendy, Darin, Lacey and all the talented kirtan artists