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Events

Moving Into Mindfulness - Sunday - Sunday 4th August 2019

With Rachel Tobin (visit here) 10am to 4.30pm.     This workshop will be repeated Monday 28 October (Labour Day).Take a day just your yourself, to tap into the power of the now and rediscover your inherent OK-ness.. The venue for our retreat is in a lovely setting near the Waitakere Ranges. This will be a day to revitalise... > Read more

A Silent Retreat with Jared - Thursday 22 - Sunday 25th August 2019

This is a special 4-Day Silent Retreat which is an opportunity to retreat from the noise of the world, to turn your attention inwards and discover the source of the thought “I.” Jared is an internationally recognised teacher, trainer and therapist, in the lineage of Ramana Maharshi, Papaji, Gangaji and Eli Jaxon-Bear.... > Read more

Yoga Class - Tuesday & Wednesdays

We now have a Yoga teacher for Tuesdays at 9.30am, starting 7 April 2019 (but taking a break until mid July).  Di Davies, know from Aio Wira, will offer a 1 hour class @ $10. Her email is dididavies47@gmail.com Our Wednesday evening class is taught by Natalie Hales - 7.00 to 8.30pm. $12 per class.  You can contact Natalie on... > Read more

From our Visitors Book:

Here are some comments from our visitor's book. It was wonderful to be back here at Vartamana Retreat for another 4 day 'Awakening the Illuminated Heart' retreat workshop.The Shubha Room is a great space for teachers and students with its serene atmosphere and generous space.  The accommodation and hosting by Dianne and Mark is... > Read more

Kirtan & Meditation - Sunday 16 June 2019

Join us for a  morning of traditional and soulful kirtan followed by meditation and lunch. 10.45 to 1pm.     Koha appreciated. ammanewzealand@amma.org.nz > Read more

The Art of Mindfullness - Saturday 27 April -10am - 4.30pm

A one day silent mindfulness and qi gong retreat with Rachel Tobin.Take a day for yourself to tap into the power of the now and rediscover your inherent OK-ness. In this silent retreat we use sitting/walking mindfulness practices and simple movements from qi gong to explore the experience of being present and to open to a still place of moving... > Read more

Open Meeting - Satsang - Wednesday 20 March 2019 7pm to 8.30pm

Sometimes referred to as Satsang, these 'open meetings' are a support to investigate the story of “me”,  to discover that who we are is bigger than any story. Who we are is always here, always now. To reflect on ourselves, without any concept, is to transcend the mind’s endlessly changing definitions, to rest in simple... > Read more

Enneagram Retreat with Jared 22 - 25 March 2019

This is a special 4-Day Enneagram Retreat, which is an opportunity to look at how we move, what motivates us, and what is really underneath these habitual patterns of behaviour, thoughts and emotions. To see the patterns, is to see through them, to what you really want, and finally, to who you really are.    All are welcomeTuition... > Read more

Sacred Remembering through Voice & Movement - March 8 -10th 2019

Using the medicine of sound, movement, breath, touch and embodied inquiry With your Facilitators Tahlia Brand and Alison Fortes You are sacred,  You are a song that is meant to be sung, A dance worth moving to, A story worth telling A weekend journey with Tahlia and Alison combining the medicine of Sound and Qoya- an... > Read more

Gangaji DVD Satsang -Next is Saturday 2nd March 2019 at 5pm

This is a monthly opportunity for people to view filmed (DVD)  Satsangs with Gangaji.  Gangaji is a spiritual teacher who met her teacher, Sri Poonja (known as Papaji) in India in 1990. Papaji's teacher was Sri Ramana Maharshi.  Gangaji travels the world and visited New Zealand with her husband Eli Jaxon-Bear Jan - February... > Read more

Mantra Yog & Healing - Feb 9 - 10th

Facilitated by Awakened Himalayan Master Aikham Aikoham Babaji.  Learn how to chant mantras, use mudras & the right way to activate them. *  Mantra Pranayam. *  Healing through mantras. *  Identifying mantra frequencies & tapping into seeds of these. *  Using mantras for your purpose.... > Read more

Karma Release & Healing - Jan 26-27th 2019

An amazing workshop facilitated by Awakened Master Aikham Akoham *FREE* yourself from the *KARMA whirlpool that is stopping your progress!* 2 Day Live Transformative workshop power-packed by Shaktipat HEALING by Siddha Yogi Aikam Aikoham from Himalayan woods, for fast and immediate results, Siddha Mantra Yog of ancient India and much... > Read more