Divine Discoveries: A HIMALAYAN JOURNEY


Divine Discoveries: A HIMALAYAN JOURNEY


 OCTOBER 13 to 27, 2018

Join this fabulous tour, high into the Himalayas, with two expert yoga and meditation teachers. Padma and Hasu share their life’s work with you: Padma’s deep wisdom of meditation, and Hasu’s extraordinary yoga and energy work.

You’ll explore the hilltop Buddhist town of Dharmsala where the Dalai Lama lives, hike in the exotic Valley of the Gods by the Vyaas River, and wander in magical Rishikesh along the Ganges River.

Explore the life of a Himalayan yogi with daily yoga classes with Hasu, a meditation classes with Padma.

Dive deep into your yoga and meditation practice in the mountains that birthed it, with clear and intuitive practices designed by Padma and Hasu, to open up to your most joyful and vibrant self.

Receive guidance from Hasu, a Pranic Yoga expert, on how to find more balance, health and healing in your life through practical wisdom and gain tangible skills to apply these insights to your life beyond the retreat.

Meditate with a Master and learn from the Sanskrit Sutras about Meditation Philosophy and Practices with Padma.

We are so excited to share India with our students and friends. This is going to be a transformative, radiant two weeks –in which you will feel fully alive. Reach the heights of the Himalayans. We cannot wait to meet you there.

Retreat Includes:

  • 14 nights accommodation based on double occupancy
  • 4 Domestic flights: from Delhi to kullu; from Dharmsala to Delhi; Return from Delhi to Deradun
  • Touring Taxis in Delhi, Kullu, Dharmsala and Rishikesh
  • Coach bus from Kullu to Dharmsala
  • Daily vegetarian breakfast
  • Daily transformative Yoga Practices with Hasu to bring balance and wellness into your life
  • Daily Meditation classes with Padma to deepen your pure Self-Awareness
  • Transportation to all sites as per itinerary in a coach or taxi
  • Tips for bell boys on arrival/departure

Added Features:

  • Daily Yoga & Meditation classes
  • Travel with spiritual teachers Padma and Hasu
  • Services of local guides
  • Teachings, conversations, laughs and discussions throughout the tour with both Padma and Hasu
  • Connection with other incredible souls every day
  • 1 welcome gift
  • Unlimited joy!

Tour Price:

Non refundable Deposit $500 by May 1, 2018 for Early Bird = $ 3400 CAD. Full Payment Due by September 1.

Full Cost with Double Room after May 1 = $ 3700 CAD  

Single Room Supplement = $600 CAD

REGISTER and Payable at www.yogabythesea.ca

Retreat Does Not Include:

  • International Airfare to and return from New Delhi, India
  • Airport transfers to Delhi hotels
  • Final night hotel in Delhi (ask for assistance to book your room)
  • Cancellation & Medical Insurance
  • Meals not specified. Lunches and Suppers will be separately and individually paid
  • Any items of a personal nature such as laundry, drinks and telephone calls
  • Any item that is not specifically detailed or in the final retreat itinerary
  • Cost to obtain valid passport, Indian Tourist Visa


DAY 1: Saturday, October 13

You’ll arrive in New Delhi and get a taxi to the World Buddhist Center and check in to your room at the World Buddhist Center

DAY 2: Sunday October 14

We’ll explore New Delhi by taxi

DAY 3: Monday October 15

We fly to Kullu Valley and taxi to the small town of Naggar, where we check into our single rooms at the Naggar Delights Hotel

DAY 4: October 16

Hike in the hills to ancient temples in the village

Visit Roerich Art Museum, the famous Russian painter.

DAY 5: October 17

Walk by the Vyaas River and visit the town of Manali

DAY 6: October 18

Visit the world-famous yearly Dushera Festival in Kullu- where Gods from every local village will be congregating and dancing together!

DAY 7: October 19

Spend the day by coach on the road exploring the towns along the way to Dharmsala. We’ll stop in Bir, home of many Buddhist Monasteries.

Check in to our rooms in MacLeod Ganj at the Norbulinka Institute

DAY 8: October 20

Explore MacLeod Ganj temples, shops and hillsides

DAY 9: October 21

Explore MacLeod Ganj temples, shops and hillsides

DAY 10: October 22

Explore MacLeod Ganj temples, shops and hillsides

DAY 11: October 23

Fly to Delhi and then on to Deradun. Taxi to Rishikesh and check into your room at the Divine Hotel.

DAY 12: October 24

Explore RIshikesh

DAY 13: October 25

Explore RIshikesh

DAY 14: October 26

Fly to Delhi.



Each morning we’ll start the day with meditation and gentle breath work, lead by Padma

After breakfast, we’ll do yoga with Hasu.

After a tea break, we’ll explore meditation and philosophy with Padma.

Then lunch, and then the whole afternoon to explore, rest, and have fun. Each day there will be a group outing planned, which you can join or choose to rest.

Before bed, we’ll have a full-relaxation meditation and possibly some Sanskrit mantras chanting.