The one-week retreat on Brihadaranyaka Upanishad, Aitreya Upanishad and Isavasya Upanishad under the name “The Essence of the Upanishads” started on 2nd Oct’2017 and concluded on 8th Oct’2017 with participants from different parts of the world. In total, around 70 participants attended the camp which included students who just completed the long term course (2014-2017).

With brief introduction to Vedanta, Swami Sadatmanandaji conducted Brihadaranyaka class for the campers, and discussed all the chapters of the Brihadaranyaka, covering the important topics discussed in the Upanishad.  He also taught Aitreya Upanishad. Swami Shankaranandaji conducted Isavasya Upanishad class and discussed all the mantras of the Upanishad.

The retreat also had meditation program every morning spanning for 45 minutes and Satsang sessions everyday for discussion and clarification of doubts.