Other centres

Breitenbush Retreat and Conference Center is a place of timeless beauty nestled in the ancient forests of the Oregon Cascade Mountains. Abundant hot springs, pristine river, bountiful organic vegetarian meals, daily well being programs and historic lodge and cabins provide a safe and potent environment where people can renew and evolve in ways they never imagined.

Esalen Institute is located on 120 acres of fertile land carved out between mountain and ocean, blessed by a cascading canyon stream and hot mineral springs gushing out of a seaside cliff. People come from all over the world to participate in Esalen’s 50-year-long Olympics of the body, mind, and spirit, committing themselves not so much to “stronger, faster, higher” as to deeper, richer, more enduring.

The Findhorn Foundation is a spiritual community, ecovillage and an international centre for holistic learning, helping to unfold a new human consciousness and create a positive and sustainable future. Based mainly at The Park, Findhorn and at Cluny Hill in the nearby town of Forres, the Findhorn Foundation and Community extends also to individuals, businesses and organisations within a 50-mile radius of The Park and to the islands of Iona and Erraid on the west coast of Scotland.

Harbin Hot Springs is a Center where we can experience the beauty of nature while exploring our potential as human beings. Our 160 resident members operate this retreat and workshop center as service to others. We are dedicated to stewardship of the sacred land and waters; spiritual development; awareness and acceptance of self and others.

Hollyhock exists to inspire, nourish and support people who are making the world better. As Canada’s lifelong learning and leadership institute, Hollyhock is a not for profit and an unparalleled centre of learning, connection and cultural transformation. Located on Cortes Island, BC.

Kalani welcomes you with aloha, delicious cuisine, abundant adventure and nature, and comfortable accommodations. Kalani’s 120-acre retreat center lies on a conservation coastline east of lava goddess Pele and Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, with the world’s freshest air, gorgeous black sand beaches, thermal springs, and tidal pools excellent for snorkeling.

Le Monastère des Augustines is a haven of heritage, wellness and culture located in the heart of Old Quebec. It occupies the historic wings of the Hôtel-Dieu de Québec monastery, which was the birthplace of the first hospital on the continent north of Mexico. Sensitively restored and redesigned, Le Monastère offers a unique opportunity to experience holistic health.

Mount Madonna Center is a conference, retreat, and yoga center located on 355 acres of mountain-top redwood forest and gassland overlooking Monterey Bay, between Santa Cruz and Monterey, in Northern California. We are a community designed to nurture the creative arts and the health sciences within a context of personal and spiritual growth, inspired by Baba Hari Dass and sponsored by the Hanuman Fellowship, a group whose talents and interests are unified by the common practice of Yoga.

New York Open Center has become the world’s largest urban center for holistic learning and world culture. It presents annually over five hundred programs, workshops, lectures, professional trainings and conferences in five primary disciplines: spirituality and world religions, health and wellnesss, psychology and inner development, social and ecological transformation, and creativity and the arts.

Spirit Rock is dedicated to the teachings of the Buddha as presented in the vipassana tradition. The practice of mindful awareness, called Insight Meditation, is at the heart of all the activities at Spirit Rock. We provide silent meditation retreats, as well as classes, trainings, and Dharma study opportunities for new and experienced students from diverse backgrounds with a willingness to develop their own practice.

 

Centers Gathering logo The Haven is a member of the International Holistic Centers Gathering, a global movement of positive change. At the heart of the Centers’ Gathering is the meeting of diverse groups in a spirit of love, recognition and unity. A similar vision lives at the core of most centers, transforming the lives of the many thousands who attend their programs. Ultimately they know that their very existence worldwide is powerful evidence that the awakening for which we all yearn is alive and well, and probably living in a center near you.