Healing with Ayurveda - A Journey of Self-Discovery

Oct 27 - 29, 2017


Ayurveda gives you the tools, steeped in 5,000 year old wisdom, to unlock your unique path to good health. Through careful examination of the basic principles of Ayurveda, you can determine your individual mind-body nature and learn how to apply them to your own life for mind, body and spirit healing.

Retreat from your daily life and immerse yourself in Ayurveda, Yoga and nature. Enjoy stunning views of Monterey Bay on 355 mountaintop acres.
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  • Learn the basic principles of Ayurveda
  • Determine your individual mind-body nature
  • Develop a unique-to-you diet & lifestyle conducive to your nature, promoting health and longevity
  • Examine root causes of indigestion, aching joints, low energy & other health issues
  • Learn and practice Ayurvedic self-massage
  • Cook a balanced, healthy meal together
  • Practice daily yoga (postures, breathing & meditation)


Kate Bentley, MA-Ay

Kate Bentley, MA-Ay

Kate is immersed in her love for Ayurveda and the well being of humanity. She is an instructor at Mount Madonna Institute, where she also manages the Ayurveda Clinic. Kate holds a private practice and regularly writes articles for a local health magazine. In addition, she has an extensive background in education and enjoys teaching workshops and leading group-supported cleanses and classes. 


(including tuition, meals, lodging, and facilities use)

Housing TypeCost
Commuting (Day use, meals & facilities)$373
Own Van$403
Own Tent$403
Mount Madonna Center Tent$417
Dormitory (4-7 to a room)$461
Triple (3 to a room)$483
Double (2 to a room or cabin)$505
Double with Bath (2 to a room)$531
Single (1 to a room or cabin)$571
Single with Bath (1 to a room)$623

Program Notes

  • A deposit of $100 is required with registration. Balance is due upon arrival.
    Deposits are non-refundable and are not transferable to another person. For cancellations received at least 2 weeks before the program starts, the deposit less a $50 fee will be credited to any other program within one year. No credit is available for cancellations less than two weeks prior to the program start date, for no-shows, or for leaving an event early. Housing changes incur a $20 change fee.
  • Registration check-in for this program is from 4:00 pm to 6:30 pm.
  • Dinner is served from 5:30-6:30 pm on Friday and 5:00-6:00 pm on other days.
  • If you will be arriving late, please ask us to save a dinner for you.
  • Orientation begins at 7:00 pm.
  • The program will end at 1:00 pm on the final scheduled day.