Women’s Quest: One triathlete’s mission to empower women

Colleen Cannon, founder of Women's Quest, was a competitive triathlete in her “former life”. On her way to becoming a world and national champion, she devoted herself to a holistic approach. She wasn’t just logging miles and spending hours at the pool, she was training her mental and spiritual being as well... More..

The importance of finding a teacher: Sravasti Abbey

In a time where people are confused by the pain and suffering they see around them mixed with their own suffering and confusion, many are seeking answers -- or at least, guidance in a spiritual path. With endless amounts of information available via the internet, how does a spiritual seeker know where to begin? Thubten Samten, a monastic at Sravasti Abbey shares her story... More..

The creative spirituality of writing

Countless aspiring writers world-over have said this phrase, journaled its manifestation plea, and then find themselves stuck in the overwhelm, fear and doubts that inevitably arise in the writing process. Jan Cornall knows this battle well from her own writing journey, and this -- along with her strong Buddhist meditation practice -- is what drove her to create her Writer’s Journey retreats... 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.