Set in the beautiful abundance of the Dooars region, Petrichor's farm yoga retreat is a combination of nature meets nurture that provides just enough comfort to meet your needs, yet maintains the adventurous free spirit of living in a forest farm.
The program includes:
One hour morning and evening yoga class everyday
30 minutes morning meditation and breath work everyday
Karma Yoga (consisting of farm chores, working with earth and plants as therapy to de-stress)
Plant-based organic wellness and detox meals
Fresh healthy juices, smoothies, herbal teas, shots, colon cleansers
One nutrition consultation
One basic Permaculture tour/Bamboo workshop
The yoga therapy at Petrichor Farm is a mix of Hatha, Vinyasa and Ashtanga with body alignment techniques taught by the sublime yogini Arwa Hussain, who is also a Nutritionist, Homeopathy doctor, Pranik and Reiki Healer and a RYS 200 certified yoga trainer.
You will partake in a basic presentation on the principles of permaculture and its applications, including a tour of the farm led by PDC certified trainers, Sweta Pradhan and Sidhartha Blone.
The Bamboo workshop consists of a basic presentation on natural building and building with Bamboo, including simple product making led by certified bamboo instructor Sidhartha Blone and team.
The retreat includes one nature trail through rustic Nepali villages and settlements, leading into the beautiful Ambiok Forest.
The food served during the retreat is satvik and plant-based, which works as a wonderful alkalizing detoxifier to the system. They also offer separate raw, vegan and ayurvedic items, upon request.
1 nutrition consultation
1 basic Permaculture Tour / Bamboo workshop
1 nature trail into the beautiful Ambiok Forest
3 daily organic detox meals and healthy juices
5 nights accommodation
Daily morning and evening yoga classes
Daily meditation and breath work sessions
Other facilities like the pool, reading room, art/craft studio, deck are fully accessible to the participants.
Additional meals and activities
Please book your flight to arrive at Bagdogra Airport (IXB), which is located about 16 kilometers west of Siliguri. State and private buses are available from Siliguri to reach to Gorubathan.
Spacious rustic and natural home Abundance is equipped with 2 beds, electricity, fan, coffee station and a modern bathroom within walking distance.
Double storied accommodation with balcony is equipped with 2 rooms and 2 beds each, electricity, fan, coffee station and has a bathroom with modern facilities within walking distance.
A restored and converted ancestral house to Studio Sadhana mainly to accommodate yogis - twin sharing rooms with a modern bathroom within walking distance and a yoga pavilion.
Twin Sharing tents on the fan premises with beds, side table, fan, carpeted floor with a toilet tent.