Heart of Healing Retreat Dates

October 16-26, 2020

Arrive Friday at Tiruchirappelli (Trichy) International Airport in Tamil Nadu. We will arrange your ground transport for the 2 hour ride from the airport to our retreat center.

Depart ten days later on Monday by included ground transport back to the Trichy Airport.

A sample retreat day will include…

  • Morning or afternoon visit to a navagraha temple honoring the featured planet of the day or other deity
  • Other excursions to view bronze artisans or sculptors at work, local silk sari weavers, or watch the creation of traditional sand drawings called rangoli
  • Daily satsang, or group discussion, with Dr. Ramkumar and astrologer Emily Glaser exploring the ancient roots of the healing sciences of Ayurveda and Jyotisha and how they remain relevant today
  • Mouth-watering traditional south Indian meals with fresh fruits and vegetables from the in-house garden raised with eco-friendly techniques

Travel Visas

Non-citizens of India must have a visa to enter India from most countries. You are responsible for obtaining the necessary visas to enter India.

Supporting our Global Village

100% of the profits generated from this retreat will go to fund the life-changing charity activities supporting the rural communities near vaidyagrama Healing Village in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu. Since the founding of vaidyagrama in 2008, innumerable outreach projects have been conducted to uplift the lives of our village neighbors. Thank you for helping us make an impact.


Single Accommodation: USD $3,300

Double Accommodation: USD $2,900 per person

Early Bird Price:

Single Accommodation: USD $2,900

Double Accommodation: USD $2,400 per person

These prices do not include your flights to Tiruchirapelli (Trichy), India from your home. They do include your ground travel from Trichy Airport, all ground travel during the retreat to our cultural sites, 10 nights accommodation, all meals, all educational sessions, all tours, and all yoga sessions.

Optional Add-On Tours

For those who are inspired to extend your time in India after the Heart of Healing Retreat, we invite you to come with us to Vaidyagrama Healing Village to experience its peaceful ambiance and traditional Ayurveda treatments – the perfect culmination of our time together. After our exciting explorations, you will be ready to relax and receive some deep nourishment, surrounded by nature.

We will travel directly to Vaidyagrama in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, after our retreat ends. There are two Add-On Tour options, either a full 21-Day Panchakarma detoxification and rejuvenation visit, or a 5-Day Relax and Renew visit. Contact us for more information.

To Register for the Heart of Healing Retreat

The number of participants in our Heart of Healing Retreat is limited to maintain an intimate group and provide ample opportunity for personal interaction with our faculty. We expect to sell out, so contact us soon to register!

To start the registration process, please click the button below to notify us of your interest. One of our coordinators will contact you to answer any questions and to complete your registration. When you are ready, a USD $500 non-refundable deposit will save your place. We look forward to meeting you!

Still Have Questions?

We would love to talk with you to answer any questions you might have. Feel free to click the button above and let us know your question, and we will be in touch right away. You are also welcome to call us at +1 (505) 438-1163.