Mount Madonna Center has been offering programs and retreats focusing on meditation and mindfulness, yoga and spirituality, and education for over 40 years and continues to do so today. The Center is seen as an educational and transformative setting for a wide range of universal teachings of personal growth, inner peace, and values-based living by experienced and knowledgeable experts in the field.
A particular focus of the Mount Madonna Center is personal retreats which take guests on personal journeys of their own aided by the beauty and tranquility of the nature around them. Guests can enjoy a variety of peaceful activities, such as hiking, mountain biking, swimming in the lake, walking in the garden, soaking in the hot tub and exploring the nearby madrone forest, while reconnecting with themselves and the nature around them.
Mount Madonna Center also offers a selection of annual retreats that cover different topics that aim to provide a rich opportunity for learning yogic methods, development, and personal growth, and connecting with oneself and other like-minded individuals through experiencing the well-being of body, mind, and spirit. Annual retreats include New Year’s Ashtanga Yoga Retreat, Going Deeper: A Focused Meditation Retreat, Tantra Retreat: Exploration Into the Self, Liberation Retreat, Doorways to Stillness: Meditation and Reflection, and Upasana Retreat.
Day visitors are welcome and can explore and enjoy the Hanuman Temple and its beautiful surroundings, take part in complimentary yoga classes, browse the book and gift store, and have a hot drink in the café. The Center’s Ayurvedic store specializes in expertly prepared oils, tinctures, and formulas, as well as carries a large selection of herbs.
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