Classical Yoga & Ayur Food Retreat

Take charge of your wellbeing. Learn practices to stay energized in all seasons of the year and life.

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Dates — July 4-7, 2024
Location — Kiental, Berner Oberland

with Raghav and Nanda

Isha Classical Hatha Yoga and Ayurvedic Food

For enhanced energy, balance, well-being, and joy. Relax in and explore the valley. Yogic practices and food recipes to take home.

"Hatha Yoga in its original form is not an exercise form to gain fitness or to lose weight but a methodology for a human being to flower into an ultimate possibility" - Sadhguru

In these four days, we want to offer you a glimpse of yoga, the taste of ayurvedic food, and a drop of spirituality.

We will learn simple yet effective Upa-Yoga practices, a dynamic form of the Sun Salutation known as Surya Shakti, Pranayama, Meditation and more. All the processes are taught in such a way that you are enabled to practice them on your own after the retreat to deepen the practice from the comfort of your home and experience the full benefits.

We will also relish Ayurvedic food as well as explore the preparation and consumption of food from an Ayurvedic perspective. We will also have sessions where we look at how to enhance the quality of your sleep.

In addition:

  • Explore the various aspects of Yoga with insightful videos of Sadhguru.
  • Connect with Earth with barefoot hikes in the valley while marvelling at the high mountains.
  • Take a refreshing bath in the natural pool of the Kientalerhof.
  • Or a little time off to relax with Ayurvedic massages and a steaming Sauna (at additional cost).


Upa-yoga is a simple yet powerful system of exercise that activates the joints, muscles, and energy system. Based on a sophisticated understanding of the body's mechanics, Upa-yoga dispels inertia in the body's energy and brings ease to the whole system.

  • Relieves physical stress and tiredness
  • Strengthens the joints and muscles
  • Rejuvenates the body after periods of inactivity
  • Negates the effects of jetlag and long travel
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Surya Shakti

When we say Surya, we are talking about the Sun which is the basic powerhouse of the planet. Life on the planet is solar powered, including human system. Surya Shakti is a way of using that energy. It does wonders for your health, as well as your physical and mental wellbeing.

  • Brings about physical fitness and overall wellbeing
  • Increases mental alertness and focus
  • Creates a basis to move into higher states of energy
  • Increases physical strength & stamina
  • Increases energy levels
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Schedule (tentative)

Thursday, 4th July
17:00 - 18:00 Opening Session
18:15 - 19:15 Dinner
19:45 - 21:00 Pranayama & meditation
Friday, 5th July
06:00 - 07:30 Upa-Yoga session I
07:45 - 09:15 Surya Shakti session I
09:15 - 09:35 Pranayama & meditation
10:30 - 12:00 Brunch and Cooking demo
12:45 - 13:30 About Power Nap
16:30 - 18:00 Surya Shakti session II
18:15 - 19:15 Dinner
19:45 - 20:30 About sleep routine
Saturday, 6th July
06:00 - 07:30 Upa-Yoga session II
07:45 - 09:15 Surya Shakti session III
09:15 - 09:35 Pranayama & meditation
10:30 - 12:00 Brunch and Cooking demo
12:45 - 13:30 About power-nap
16:30 - 18:00 Upa-Yoga session III
18:15 - 19:15 Dinner
19:45 - 20:30 About sleep-routine
Sunday, 7th July
06:00 - 07:30 Yoga Session
07:35 - 09:00 Walk in nature
09:00 - 09:30 Checkout time
09:30 - 11:00 Brunch
11:15 - 12:00 Closing Session


CHF 525 | CHF 485 Early Bird Price until 31st Mai 2024
This price also includes the food during the retreat. Please book the accommodation and the first day dinner separately at Kientalerhof with the link below.


Open for all. No previous experience of Yoga is necessary.


Yoga sessions will be in English. The food and sleep sessions will be supported in German and English.


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If you have any question, please contact us at +41 779 818 111 (Nanda).

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"This is not about being superhuman - this is about realising that being human is super." - Sadhguru