Festival -Utsava Maa: A woman’s body really is a battleground, we must know how to care for and be kind to ourselves. Reset and be refreshed by wholesome home cooked meals, fresh mountain water from our desert well, yoga classes from a host of international teachers, rejuvenating guided meditations and TLC treatments from our wondrous wellness centre. Lectures, workshops, performances, red tent discussions, crafts market, and community time with sisters from the village and around the world.
Pre Conference - 'SEED Films' - A pre conference is offered, introducing female film makers from around the world to the festival participants. We will be relaxing on campus with yoga and ayurveda sessions, home grown organic meals, evening puja and satsang, exposure to the local village culture, and daily viewing of inspiring and educational films designed to raise awareness of our ecology and the feminine responsibility in humanity's dependence on it.
Tickets for pre conference and festival are sold separately. Pre conference is sold as an Add on.
This is the top of the line accomodation, in ashram terms. It gives you a single twin bed with linens in a double bed room with private bath. Bring a friend, or we'll give you a new one!
You won't spend much time in your room anyway, with all the activity on campus during the festival. So share a dorm room with 5 other new or old friends. It comes with a twin bed, mattress, sheet, pillow, blanket and comforter. Just bring your own towel and use the clean community bath with warm water.
Sleep in the royal rent tent under the stars with 5 sisters in kind. Comes with bed, mattress, sheets, pillow, blanket and comforter. Just bring your own towel and use the clean, community bath.
Bring your event coordination skills to the red tent and get a discount on your ticket. Accommodations are in a dorm room. Comes with bed, mattress, sheet, pillow, blanket, comforter. Bring your own towel and use the clean, community bath. ALL VOLUNTEER SEATS ARE GIVEN TO PREAPPROVED APPLICANTS. Send your request to email@example.com
Women's voices can be heard in many venues and mediums as Shakti regains her seat. For the pre-conference we will be screening several films from female documentarians concerning the role of women in ecology, the food chain, and rights:
'Women and Religion in India' by Disha Arora
'Cotton for My Shroud' by Kavita Bahl
'Eat Pray Love' by Elizabeth Gilbert