Sudarshan Kriya & Guided Meditations: discover your unlimited power and freedom, and tools for renewed peace and vitality
Discover a path to greater health and a lasting sense of ease with Gurudev Sri Sri Ravi Shankar.
Offered for the first time in North America, this new program focuses on key approaches to living with vibrant health.
The holistic health retreat Integrates both practice and theory for a holistic approach to health. the program includes daily yoga and meditation sessions led personally by Sri Sri, as well as talks that cover various aspects of healthy eating and lifestyle.
You can expect to not only feel better, but to take home practical tools you can apply to improve the quality of your life on a daily basis.
We are delighted to offer this unique opportunity, guided personally by Sri Sri, to dive into an incredible experience of renewed health and energy.
Gurudev Sri Sri Ravi Shankar is a humanitarian, spiritual leader and an ambassador of peace and human values. Through his life and work, Sri Sri has inspired millions around the world with a vision of a stress-free, violence-free world. He has designed programs that provide techniques and tools to live a deeper, more joyous life and has established nonprofit organizations that recognize the human identity beyond the boundaries of gender, race, nationality, and religion.
Rate includes program tuition and meals.
Retreat: Retreat Room Four Sharing
Rate includes Twin Bed, daily vegetarian meals (dinner the night of check-in and breakfast, lunch, and dinner throughout your stay. Room will be shared with three other people.
Retreat: Retreat Room Double Sharing
Rate includes Twin Bed, Room will be shared with a maximum of one other individual from the same gender.
Retreat: Retreat Room Triple Sharing
Rate includes Twin Bed, Room will be shared with a maximum of two other individuals from the same gender.
Hotel option only available by special request
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The Art of Living Retreat Center
639 Whispering Hills Rd.
Boone, NC 28607
If you need anything, just give us a call.
A warning about using GPS!
We do not recommend using your GPS for driving directions, as many roads are incorrectly marked in the navigation system and inputting our address will take you on a wild ride. Instead, we recommend using Google maps (above). Many prefer to travel the Blue Ridge Parkway route only May through October since the road closes often in winter.
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There are several airports within driving distance from the Art of Living Retreat Center:
Charlotte-Douglas International Airport (CLT) in Charlotte, NC (100 miles).
Tri-Cities Regional Airport (TRI) in Johnson City, TN (80 miles)
Piedmont Triad International Airport (GSO) in Greensboro, NC (110 miles)
The Hickory Hop shuttle goes from Charlotte airport to Boone five times daily. The cost is $90 per person. Please mention you are going to the Art of Living Retreat Center in Boone. Reservations are required, so please book ahead by contacting them directly. (828) 327-2340
Enterprise, Avis, Alamo, Hertz, National and Budget all offer car rentals at Charlotte airport. Please contact the rental company directly for pricing.
Uber: Uber has arrived in Boone. It is often possible to take an Uber from Charlotte airport all the way to the center’s reception. This is a very cost-effective option when traveling with friends or family.
The Mountaineer Express goes from Boone to Charlotte at 9:25am and from Charlotte to Boone at 6pm daily. Please check their schedule for current timings. To reach the Charlotte bus stop, you can take the Cat5 airport express. Once you arrive in Boone, you can take an Uber to the center.
Check-in: Dec 21st, 4PM – 9PM
Course Starts: Dec 22nd, 2018, 7am
Course Ends: Dec 25th, 2018, 9pm after Satsang
Check-out: Dec 26th, 2018 by 9:00am (during breakfast break)
• Please make your travel plans according to the check in & check out information provided
• Please reserve extra night(s) stay for early arrival or late departure during registration
• Open to all, ages 18 yrs and above
Date & Time
Starts: Dec 22, 2018 07:00 AM
Ends: Dec 25, 2018 09:00 PM
• Open to all, ages 18 yrs and above
• Self-arranged accommodation: $695 (includes meals & tuition)
• Retreat Room Double Sharing: $935 (includes accommodation, meals & tuition)
• Retreat Room Triple Sharing: $855 (includes accommodation, meals & tuition)
• Retreat Room Quadruple Sharing: $795 (includes accommodation, meals & tuition)
• Retreat Room hotel room option available by request only
CHECK IN: Dec 21st, 4PM – 9PM
CHECK OUT: Dec 26th, 9AM (during breakfast break)
• Please make your travel plans accordingly.