Nourishing Body & Mind

Starts 1 Mar 2019

Sushi lunch

Recharge in the beautiful native bush and river surroundings of Sudarshanaloka Retreat Center. Indulge yourself in a variety of activities that will nourish your body, mind and spirit.

Restorative Yoga
Japanese tea experience
Sushi making session
Fermentation demonstration
Creative activity

All profits from this weekend will go to the Indo Tibetan Buddhist Cultural Institute in Kalimpong, India ( The school was established in 1954 by Dhardo Rimpoche to provide basic education for the children of some of the poorest Tibetan refugee families residing in India today.


Start: 1 Mar 2019 at 7:00pm
Finish: 3 Mar 2019 at 1:00pm

Cost: $290 - Includes all activities, delicious vegetarian food, and two full nights accommodation.

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Kate Ewing

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Lisa Kelly

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