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Planning a meeting or workshop? At Ratna Ling, your company or group can truly retreat from the hectic pace and unbalancing influences of today’s world. In a wholesome environment of striking beauty and simple tranquility discover new ways of being that can become a practical foundation for success in whatever you do.Whether your focus is individual development, improving relationships, or business accomplishment, Ratna Ling promotes a holistic approach that nourishes all dimensions of human experience. Every success has a structure and our close relationship with The Center for Skillful Means allows us to offer meeting facilitations, interactive lectures and seminars in Transforming Stress into Well-Being, Effective Collaboration, and Optimum Leadership. We will work with you and stand ready to implement effective, accessible practices in relaxation, stress reduction, and mindfulness into your retreat.Nearby, enjoy easy access to beautiful Pacific Coast beaches, hiking trails and spectacular coastal vistas. Our guests enjoy fresh and nourishing vegetarian meals, first-class private accommodations and the warm hospitality of our resident volunteer community. We are able to offer flat rates (meals included) which are surprisingly affordable. Only a 2.5 hour drive from San Francisco, our center may be the inspirational space where your group discovers new pathways for success.
Average Cost: $$ - $$$
Rental fees include lodging in our beautiful new Premier Cottages, all meals (delicious and nourishing vegetarian fare prepared fresh daily by our kitchen staff) served buffet style and 2 coffee/tea breaks with snacks (morning and afternoon), and use of facilities. Beginning at $150/per person/per night.
Environment: Mountain, Woods
Gay Friendly: Yes!
Special Needs: Allergies, Wheelchair Access
Restrictions: No Alcohol, No Drugs, No Smoking
Our deep appreciation of the natural environment is manifested in our care of the land, vegetarian diet, and our commitment to support the interconnections of life necessary for the welfare of all beings. We are always taking the necessary steps to environmental sustainability including a natural rain water reservoir, organic garden, composting and recycling, and cleaning with natural and/or home-made products where possible.
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Dates Closed to Groups: Closed mid-December though early January
Groups Served: 12 Step / Addiction / Recovery, Arts / Crafts, Business, Dance / Theater, Educational, Families, Health / Healing, Lesbian / Gay, Mens Groups, Music, Nature / Adventure, Non-profit, Peace / Justice, Personal Development Groups, Reunions, Silent, Womens Groups, Writing, Yoga Groups, Youth Groups
Amenities: Art Studio / Equipment, AV Service, Fireplaces, Gardens / Outdoor Space, Hardwood / Tile (non-carpet), Laundry Services, Meditation Hall, On-line / Internet Access, Walking/ Hiking Trails, Yoga Classes
Special Features: Ratna Ling hosts a community of teachers, students, resident volunteers, and friends of the Nyingma organization that are committed to practicing spirituality in everyday life. Retreat stays at Ratna Ling offer our guests a window into a world where intentional and spiritual community living forms the basis of daily existence. Our daily practice is Karma Yoga, the yoga of selfless service. You may wish to offer an hour or two working in our organic garden or in the Sacred Text bindery.
Technology and AV: We facilitate presentations using state of the art audio and video equipment including a large plasma monitor for teleconferencing, and recording and transmission technology. Hand-held and body microphones are available for your convenience.
Room Types: Cottage / Cabin
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Children OK: Yes!
Food: Restricted Diet Options, Vegetarian Options
Meal Availability: Provided - All Meals
Reservation Criteria: Reservations for Personal or Group Retreats cannot be guaranteed without a deposit. Group rentals involve an application process followed by, upon acceptance, a signed contract.Rental fees for groups include lodging in our beautiful new Deluxe Cottages, all meals (delicious and nourishing vegetarian fare prepared fresh daily by our kitchen staff) served buffet style and 2 coffee/tea breaks with snacks (morning and afternoon), and use of facilities.
Retreat Contact: Chelsea Rappel
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Ratna Ling Retreat Center
35755 Hauser Bridge RoadCazadero, CA 95421United States
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