Post-Ayahuasca integration: The ultimate guide

The post Ayahuasca integration process is equally as important as to what happens in the maloka. The medicine will keep showing us possibilities long after the last ceremonial candle is extinguished and the shaman sleeps. Here are some ways to ensure enduring benefits and lessons from an Ayahuasca retreat even after... More..

What is an Ayahuasca retreat and how do I find the right one for me?

It’s time. You feel the call to begin your journey with plant medicines⁠—specifically, to sit in a traditional shamanic ceremony with Ayahuasca. You’ve done a lot of research and you feel somewhat prepared. After all, you want to be sure you choose an Ayahuasca retreat that... More..

Honoring sacred tradition: The Sentinel

Amidst the multiplying healing and medicinal opportunities in Western Canada stands a unique place: The Sentinel, located south of the small village of Kaslo, British Columbia. The Sentinel is situated on the banks of Kootenay Lake with expansive views of the magnificent local mountain ranges... More..

Noya Rao: Journeying with the mystical Tree of Light – AYA Healing Retreats

In the Amazonian basin of Peru lives a type of tree called Noya Rao. And there’s only three of them- as far as the Mahua Shipibo people know, anyway. Noya Rao’s name translates to “Flying Tree”, “Tree of Light”, and “Path of Truth,” and its medicine has been used ceremonially in the Shipibo tradition for centuries. Because this tree is so rare, and so closely guarded by the Shipibo people More..

An in-depth look into plant medicine: Javier Regueiro

Working with plant medicine can be a big decision for some. But, when you feel called and you feel it is your time, we want to make sure you have all of the information you need to support you on your path. Javier Regueiro is a Spanish plant medicine person, born in Switzerland, a Massage Therapist Rebirther and an Avatar Master.  He breaks down for us some of the most important aspects to practice and remember when working with sacred plant medicines... More..

Wake Up With Us: Tanin’s Staff Retreat Story

Along the wild-ride that has been my life, I have had the blessing of crossing paths with Darcy and Robin. From our first encounter, their level of integrity, heart, and commitment to creating a more beautiful world struck a deep chord in me. When I caught wind that they would be offering a Pilgrimage to Peru, my heart rejoiced as I couldn’t think of two better guides for my first encounter with this magical land... More..

Finding Community at Rythmia Life Advancement Center

Who is your tribe? Think about this for a few minutes. Close your eyes and, without overthinking it, who is the first person standing beside you? Now add 4 more people. Chances are, not all of these people are from the same friend group. You probably met them in a few different places. And you’re so happy that, for each person, you were at that place, at that same exact moment they were... More..

 

Retreat Guru's Vision

We believe human beings are innately wise and kind. But this wisdom, although always present, can be covered up. Going on retreat is a beautiful way to reconnect to basic sanity and health. Our aspiration at Retreat Guru is to inspire people to experience authentic retreats and reconnect with their innate wisdom.