Programs

Love Your Enemies Sharon Salzberg & Robert Thurman at Menla Retreat 2017 New Years

Love Your Enemies: Annual New Year’s Dharma & Yoga Retreat

With Sharon Salzberg, Robert AF Thurman, Carolyn Christie and Brooke Myers

December 27, 2017 - January 1, 2018

In life we are presented with various outer enemies—be they malevolent competitors at work or in business, corrupt imperious politicians, or even wayward neighbors or family members—as well as a host of inner enemies, from our addictive emotions to our mental delusions. In this workshop we will explore a range of inner and outer enemies, looking at the fear, anger, and anguish generated by being stuck in a mode of "us" and "them", and focus on the total liberation that we are capable of, and on Buddhist teachings and techniques that help us to realize that liberation. […]

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Fresh Start 2018 Juice Fast

With Kersten Chisti Dryden, HHC

January 12 - 15, 2018

Start your New Year off with a fresh start and radically improve your health and vitality.  By cleansing your body of harmful toxins, and resting and rejuvenating your digestive system, you will boost your immunity, slow your aging process, and free up energy normally used for digestion to rejuvenate your body.  Further benefits of this […]

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Nyung Nä Retreat

With Amy J. Miller (Ven. Lobsang Chodren)

January 12 - 15, 2018

Join us for a rare and incredibly beneficial practice lead by Ven Amy Miller. Nyung Nä is an intensive two-and-a-half-day purification practice based on Thousand-Armed Chenrezig (the Buddha of Infinite Compassion). It is a fantastic way to purify amazing amounts of negative karma in a short time while developing compassion. The practice involves Mahayana precepts, […]

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Divine Mirrors: A Valentine’s Couples’ Retreat

With Rebecca Wong, LCSWR, Kersten Chisti Dryden, HHC and Michael G. Burbank

February 14 - 19, 2018

Treat your beloved and yourself to a memorable Valentine’s getaway. Reconnect, relax, and luxuriate in our breathtaking Dewa Spa and explore a variety of ways to connect, have fun, and say I love you in a sacred and peaceful environment. As partners, we mirror each other in our lives, growing both individually and within the […]

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Iyengar Yoga Three Day Weekend Retreat

With Carolyn Christie and Hugh Millard

February 16 - 19, 2018
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Come participate in the mix of nature and consciousness at Menla Mountain Retreat Center. Many years of dedicated work toward building a conscious environment that heals humans, animals, plants, streams, balancing the elements, gunas, and the 5 winds makes Menla a very special place to do retreat. We will take our time at Menla to […]

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Menla Create-Your-Own Getaway

February 16 - 18, 2018

Are you looking for a completely unique custom Menla experience? We have just the retreat for you! Menla Personal Getaways offer delicious locally sourced meals, a daily meditation class, traditional or Far Infrared sauna & steam room access and deluxe accommodations with the option for you to be creative with your schedule. Guests can choose to simply […]

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Menla Create-Your-Own Getaway

March 2 - 4, 2018

Are you looking for a completely unique custom Menla experience? We have just the retreat for you! Menla Personal Getaways offer delicious locally sourced meals, a daily meditation class, traditional or Far Infrared sauna & steam room access and deluxe accommodations with the option for you to be creative with your schedule. Guests can choose to simply […]

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Menla Create-Your-Own Getaway

March 9 - 11, 2018

Are you looking for a completely unique custom Menla experience? We have just the retreat for you! Menla Personal Getaways offer delicious locally sourced meals, a daily meditation class, traditional or Far Infrared sauna & steam room access and deluxe accommodations with the option for you to be creative with your schedule. Guests can choose to simply […]

Yoga at Menla Retreat

Menla Create-Your-Own Getaway

March 16 - 18, 2018

Are you looking for a completely unique custom Menla experience? We have just the retreat for you! Menla Personal Getaways offer delicious locally sourced meals, a daily meditation class, traditional or Far Infrared sauna & steam room access and deluxe accommodations with the option for you to be creative with your schedule. Guests can choose to simply […]

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3rd Annual Iyengar Yoga Retreat

With Matt Dreyfus

April 13 - 15, 2018

Enjoy a weekend of Yoga in a beautiful natural space. Study Asana and Pranayama with an experienced, perceptive and sensitive teacher, and find pathways to go further in your own practice. This retreat is appropriate for students with at least 6 months of consistent Iyengar Yoga practice. […]

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NY CAVMA Presents David Winston for an Ethno-botanical Adventure

May 2 - 6, 2018

Join the NY CAVMA with David Winston for an Ethno-botanical Adventure in Menla Mountain!! 

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Sage Sound Healing Retreat Intensive

June 14 - 17, 2018

The world’s foremost experts in the art and science of sound healing will come together to immerse retreat participants in the sacred power of sound. Under the guidance of these remarkable scholars, doctors, healers, and sound practitioners, students will explore the healing potential of Crystal Bowls, Tibetan bowls, Sacred […]