Spiritual Ayurveda Retreat

Spiritual Ayurveda Retreat

Spiritual Ayurveda Retreat @ 100 EURO per day

Spiritual Ayurveda Retreat amidst the powerful Himalayan mountains and holy Ganges river of Rishikesh, India! Immerse yourself in a 7-day spiritual pilgrimage, set amidst the powerful peaks of the Himalayan Mountains. Rishikesh is the Yoga capital of the world and the gateway to the Holy Ganges. There truly is no better setting for a week of Ayurvedic healing. Our spiritual journey began the moment we did. As we get older and experience more of life, it’s not uncommon for some of us to become detached from our spirituality.

In just 7 days of Spiritual Ayurveda Retreat, we will experience a deep emotional and physical healing, and support one another back onto our true spiritual path. Take a deep dive into the ancient practices of Ayurveda with lessons from an Ayurvedic doctor, taught within a traditional ashram. Discover a range of yoga practices, which, combined with the transformational Happy Jack Yoga system, will help you to tune into your mind and body, and understand the power that can be harnessed when you connect the two.

Located in India’s spiritual playground, you’ll have numerous opportunities to explore different spiritual practices, or relax as the breeze drifts down the valley, setting temple bells ringing as it passes by. Meditate on the exquisite banks of the Ganges River, or wander through the lush, forested hills that frame the town.

Leave a more empowered and enlightened version of yourself, back on your path and with the tools of heart, body, mind and spirit interconnected and ready to guide you.

Ayurveda yoga and spiritual retreat by Vardan Foundation is a unique opportunity with tremendous antiquity to connect with your true inner being.

The Spiritual Ayurveda Retreat is offered under the Unique and Auspicious guidance of Ayurvedacharya Dr Harsh Agarwal, a Well-known name of International repute and highly respected in the field of Ayurveda and Yoga Consultation and Spiritual Healing.  Dr Harsh holds a Graduate Degree in Ayurveda Medicine and Surgery.  He is also a Certified Yoga Teacher with over 1,750 Hours.

In the diverse nature of programs offered by Vardan Foundation, the participants get to experience the inner dimension of life with the Twin sciences i.e. Yoga & Ayurveda through Spiritually rich Pranayamas mudras, meditation and healing practices and will take the rich and surreal experience and long to keep returning back to us.

We will visit and explore together some Himalayan Caves, Temples, Shrines and places with high spiritual values, where one can feel high vibrations of very positive cosmic energy to get energized and to feel the bliss of a pure state of awareness.

Every participant will get an opportunity to be initiated into MANTROSPARSH – An ancient yogic practice to get proper alignment with physical and energy body. By repeating this simple and enriching 20 minutes practice every day, one can observe the benefits in the outer world with a stress-free living and by being more productive and energetic as well as maintaining one’s inner peace and calmness.  This is one of the major highlights and We highly recommend it to our participants.

Spiritual Ayurveda Retreat Highlights

  • Daily yoga practise
  • Daily meditation
  • 7 days of pure bliss in Incredible India
  • Ganga Aarti experience
  • Three nourishing vegetarian or vegan meals a day
  • Comfortable accommodation
  • Excursions to places of natural and cultural wonder
  • Time to relax, explore and share your experience with others

Introduction to Spiritual Ayurveda Retreat

  • Initiation into Mantrosparsh – An ancient yogic practice
  • Hatha Yoga Sessions
  • Spiritual Movies / Lectures
  • Nada Yoga
  • Mantra Chanting Healing
  • Spiritual Kirtans
  • Yogic Philosophy
  • Yagnas – The Fire Ceremony
  • Breathing Exercises and Pranayama
  • 3 Sattvic (Vegetarian) Meals / Day
  • Darshan of Himalayan Caves, Shrines, Temples having high spiritual values
  • A day-long tour of Rishikesh to let our Guests experience Cheap and Best Shopping in Town

 Skill levels 

  • Beginners to intermediate

 Yoga styles 

  • Ayurvedic Yoga
  • Hatha Yoga
  • Dhyan Yoga
  • Mantra Yoga
  • Nada Yoga
  • Ashtanga Yoga
  • Karma Yoga
  • Yoga Nidra

 Accommodation Highlights

 Stay in a comfortable room at Vardan Foundation: An ideal place to stay at a very peaceful, out of Hustle-n-Bustle of the Crowded City in the lap of Mother Nature in the Valley of Mountains and nearby waterfall and rivers, which are at a stone’s throw distance to experience small Nature-trails.

  • Options for Single and Double rooms depending upon one’s Needs
  • Wifi is available at Common Places
  • Hot Water

Vardan Foundation: An Insight to the inner Fabric

The main objective of our foundation is to spread the ancient knowledge of Yoga and Ayurveda to achieve the goal of life and enable all sundry to lead a life, full of high values and peace.

These retreats offer an approach towards our inner journey to experience life in its fullest potential. The teachings and spiritual processes are offered during the sessions have the traditional value and help connect one with one’s roots.

Yoga is a science of living consciously, where one can feel that he is not merely a frozen sculpture, but that He can think.  Once you relate to the source of life, you feel everything around and inside you become joyful and blissful without any reason. Yoga is a science to unfold all the inner and hidden potential of a human being.  It’s an interesting journey to experience yourself, rather than to be told.

The objective of these retreats is to give you a glimpse of the real meaning of life or to experience something higher which is beyond our physical and psychological structure.

Visiting some places with higher spiritual vibrations, where you can feel more energized and joyful as you feel a strong connection with these places.  It could be a Mountain, a Cave, a Church or a Temple or a River or any riches offered by Mother Nature.  In Indian Culture & Traditions, this journey is known as Pilgrimage. We will explore some of these Himalayan places together to ensure this to be an experience, you’ll remember throughout your lifetime.

As our social responsibility towards the Society and with noble intent to give back something to our beloved mankind, we also do some Charity Work.  For this is our way to say Big Thanks to God Almighty for giving us an enriching and fulfilling Life and We’re also getting an opportunity to touch needy lives and perform these activities as a part of karma yoga-like dispensing the free medicines to Poor and Needy or offering the Books / Clothes to Poor and bright students.  Helping the Poor Girl Child by adopting them for their studies / Marriages / Job-aids etc.


 The curriculum is based upon the traditional and practical knowledge of Ayurveda and Yoga, having its roots emanating from Guru Shishya Parampara {Spiritual Master and Disciple tradition}

The curriculum includes different types of Yoga practices and Spiritual teachings along with Ayurveda Meditation and other healing practices. The course includes Yoga asana classes to increase your blood circulation and flexibility.  Also, release of tension and relax physically. The guest will be guided through a very basic level of yoga pranayama practice, which will help them to relax mentally. The retreat also includes an outing to nearby interesting locations, so that the guests could feel free and at home and enjoy the learning time completely.

Apart from the Yoga Asanas, Pranayama – the understanding and regulating of your breath, and meditation, you will also learn the Basic Concepts of Yoga and the lifestyle. It will teach you to integrate your body, mind, and consciousness for complete living.


  • Yoga asanas practice
  • Yoga philosophy
  • Pranayama and meditation
  • Yoga poses not only purify and help to heal the body but also helps control, calm and focus the mind. Yoga Asanas will be practised two times a day on a daily basis. Hatha yoga is practiced during the yoga classes.


Yoga retreat includes basic yoga philosophy sessions which provide knowledge about the origin of yoga.


Pranayama and meditation session is very helpful for practitioners to attain inner peace in life. Nowadays, everyone is so busy, and they feel there is no time to stop and meditate. But meditation gives you more time by making your mind calmer and more focused.


Ayurveda has stood for the wholesome physical, mental, and spiritual growth of humanity around the world. Today, it is a unique, indispensable branch of medicine, a complete naturalistic system that depends on the diagnosis of your body’s humour

Daily Scheduled Activities tentative 

  • 7:00 Wake up 
  • 7:30 Fire Ceremony / Worship
  • 8:00 Yoga
  • 9:15 Breakfast
  • 10:00 introduction Ayurveda/yoga /mantra chanting/
  • 11:30 Theory Yoga
  • 1:00 Lunch
  • 16:00 Ayurvedic Tea
  • 16:30 Yoga Session
  • 18:30 Dinner
  • 19:30 Spiritual Movies, Meditation, Kirtan, Self-Study etc


Visiting Himalayan Caves, Shrines, Temples etc.


Dr Harsh Agarwal 


Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery

Certified Yoga Teacher & Practitioner

Retreat Location

The location is far from the crowded city in the lap of nature. Taxis can be arranged at a nominal price to visit the city easily.

Nearby places and optional activities

  • Kunjapuri Temple
  • Neelkanth temple – An Ancient Shrine of Lord Shiva: The God of Destruction in Hindu Mythology
  • Waterfall
  • Bilvkeshwar Temple
  • Triveni Ghat
  • Ram Jhula
  • Laxman Jhula
  • Ganga River Rafting
  • Trekking
  • Jungle Safari
  • Bungee Jumping
  • Air Safari
  • Dehradun Airport is merely 45 minutes’ drive from us. (Pick-up / Drop-off / Other services can be arranged on request and advance notice).

Special Add-Ons

  • One-on-One Ayurvedic Consultation with Dr Harsh Agarwal (Not included in the price & depends upon the availability)
  • Panchkarma Detoxification and Herbal Therapy after consultation (Not included in the price & depends upon the availability)
  • Satvik Cooking (Taught by Ms Arti Agarwal – Not included in the Price, Available upon special request for Min. Batch size of 2 pax)
  • 1 WEEK AYURVEDA COURSE WITH 90 MINUTES THEORY AND 60 Minutes PRACTICAL SESSION  (Not included in the price & depends upon the availability)
  • Special workshop on pulse diagnosis marma therapy and aromatherapy etc (Not included in the price & depends upon the availability)


You will be provided with three Satvik (Organic and Vegetarian) meals (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner) every day.


  • Vegetarian
  • Ayurvedic

If you have special dietary requirements, it’s a good idea to communicate it to the organizer when making a reservation


  • 6Nights Accommodation
  • Daily vegetarian breakfast, lunch, and dinner
  • Filtered water, herbal tea and snacks one time
  • Daily Yoga Classes
  • Daily Meditation Practice
  • Daily Pranayama and Breath Awareness Practice
  • Daily Mantra Recitations
  • Wi-Fi connection
  • Local Sightseeing and Pilgrimage Tour
  • Participation Certification from Vardan Foundation


  • Airfare
  • Airport transfers
  • Additional Meals and Activities
  • Personal expenses
  • Air-conditioned room charge

How to get there


Please book your flight to arrive at Dehradun Airport (DED). Transfer from and to this airport is available upon request. You can also take a taxi ride which is hardly 45 minutes ride to the centre.


You can easily get nice tourist buses from Delhi which takes around 6-7 hours.


The nearest train station is Haridwar located at a distance of 26 kilometres. There are many trains from Delhi to Haridwar every day.


From Delhi or Dehradun or Haridwar, Taxi service is easily available to Rishikesh. 

Cancellation Policy 

A reservation requires a non-refundable deposit of 30% of the total price.