Dancing Shiva invites you to a special gathering of yoga asana, chanting, and spiritual purification at Govardhan Eco-village. Grab the chance to absorb the love and sacred vibrations of the temple like Mahatma Gandhi's home, museums, and an ancient Shiva temple to enjoy time connecting with other pilgrims like yourself. Don't miss the opportunity to learn about the belief and principle of living a balanced life of health and wellness.
The Govardhan Eco-Village is a special place to connect with nature, practice yoga, Bhakti, and share life in a sacred rural country-community to experience the original sacred Indian Vedic culture. Guests will be staying in cottages that are made from eco-friendly materials like earth and fiber to invoke a serene and peaceful ambiance. The available accommodation options in this retreat are on a shared room basis.
This is an annual Bhakti yoga immersion program, it is a special gathering of yoga asana, chanting, and spiritual purification. The schedule below is subject to change.
There will be an impromptu satsang with Mas Vidal, guests teachers, and swamis from India, to enjoy connecting with other pilgrims. In addition, there will be a one or two-day hike option to the top of a nearby mountain that was an old fort of the great warrior, Shivaji.
Mas Vidal is a yogi, mystic, practitioner of Ayurveda, and founder and director of Dancing Shiva Yoga Ayurveda. His teachings are based on the lineage of Paramahansa Yogananda, founder of Self Realization Fellowship.
This retreat will be held at Govardhan Eco-Village, it is a 70-acre sustainable farming community and retreat center on the foothills of the Sahyadhri Mountains. It is well connected by road from Mumbai, India’s financial capital, which is about 108 kilometers from downtown Mumbai. It takes between one and a half to two and a half hours to arrive, depending on traffic conditions.
Daily delicious vegetarian meals will be provided in this retreat, there are variety of dishes for both Indian and Western diets.
There are plenty of other activities nearby, for instance, guests can enjoy Ayurvedic treatments that are available at additional costs, hike to the top of a nearby mountain, and enjoy the outdoor swimming pool facilities onsite.
5Please book your flight to arrive at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (BOM). Transfer from and to the airport is included. Dancing Shiva will pick you up from the airport.
There is a state run public transport bus at 7:30 a.m. from Palghar station that alights directly at Govardhan Ecovillage. The destination of the bus stop is called Galtare.
The nearest railway station is Palghar railway station which is 36 kilometers from Govardhan Ecovillage.
Palghar is well connected by train from Mumbai and Gujarat. After arriving at Palghar, then travel by bus or taxi as described above.
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