This journey begins with you...
If there is one place on the face of earth where all the dreams of living men have found a home from the very earliest days when man began the dream of existence, it is India.
– Romain Rolland (French Philosopher)
March 18th – 30th, 2019
Join me on this epic journey to explore yoga, meditation and spiritual practices in India: Amristar, Anandpur Shaib and
Dharamshala (The Home of The Dalai Lama) and Agra (Tajmahal).
Price of $2,350* for this 12 night tour include...
• Your domestic flights - Amritsar to Delhi & Dharamshala to Delhi
• All accommodations**
• ground transportation
• meditation, yoga sessions, tours and spiritual practices.
• Taj Mahal entrance fee
( If you wish to pay via CreditCard/PayPal click on the button below, or if you wish to pay via cheque, cash, or e-transfer please contact me directly: firstname.lastname@example.org. )
If you need help in booking flights, visa and insurance
please contact me.
If you are from Vancouver & the Lower Mainland, please contact me so we can arrange travel from Vancouver. If you are not from Vancouver, you can arrange to be in Amritsar on March 18th. Send me your travel plans so I can make sure to have a taxi service organized to pick you up from the airport/train/bus.
All food will be organic & bottled water will be provided at all times - even to brush your teeth!
*Price does not include India tourist visa, international flights or travel/medical insurance, extra snacks and shopping or any trekking tours in the Himalayas.
**Rooms will be shared between 2 people. If you require a private room - there will be an extra fee per night for this. Please let me know if you require a private room.
Deadline to book is January 5th, 2019.
I will be sending the registration forms and welcome packages shortly after the deadline and will help you apply for your Indian Tourist Visa application. I am also doing research for tours you can take for after the trip. Prices and various options will be available to you. If you are on the Lower Mainland - Vancouver I will be setting up a dinner at my house to go over everything after the deadline. If you are not local, this meeting will be done over Skype /phone.
Cancellations: 25% of the payment is retained and the balance, less bank/PayPal fees, is refunded provided the cancellation date is prior to one month to the retreat start date. 50% of the payment is retained and the balance, less bank/PayPal fees, is refunded provided with notice 14 days prior to retreat. If the retreat is cancelled for any reason a full refund, less bank fees, is returned.
My name is Jaipreet Kaur and I will be leading you on this retreat. Born and raised in Calgary and now settled in Vancouver, I have been travelling to India for most of my life. I am a Kundalini Yoga & meditation teacher. I look forward to taking you on this journey into The Heart of Compassion.
Amritsar ‘s famous - Mrs Bhandari’s Guesthouse. A colonial guesthouse nestled in the heart of Amritsar where you will feel safe and secure amidst the hustle and bustle of the city. All the food is home grown and organic. All the butter is freshly churned and the milk is produced by the resident buffalo. The garden is lushly green and you will have a relaxing time resting & meditating among the beautiful flowers.
Anandpur Sahib - Dashmesh Sadhan, the home of Yogi Bhajan. Where we will spend two nights practicing early morning Sadhana and Kundalini yoga. We will get to spend time with the care taker of the home who spent many years with Yogi Bhajan and has many stories to share ! We will also be visiting the local temples in the area.
A Boutique Hotel in Dharamashala - the Villa Inn - offering amazing mountain views from your balcony. The hotel is located in McLeod Ganj - a short walk to the Main Temple of his Holiness the Dalai Lama. Close to many artisan coffee shops and restaurants. We will visit beautiful monasteries and the world famous Tushita meditation centre.
The tour continues at a luxurious hotel in Agra by visiting one of the great wonders of the world — The Taj Mahal.
We'll be traveling back to Delhi and onward home on March 30th. Or you may wish to continue on more travels through India that can be arranged through myself at an extra cost.
Activities and places we'll be visiting...