Arsha Vidya Gurukulam, Anaikatti, offers short term camps and retreats on different topics, that can help people grow in terms of emotional maturity and gain an insight into our rich spiritual heritage. There are camps for adults and children. The duration of a camp may range from 2 days to a week, or more. These retreats are conducted by the Gurukulam and provide an opportunity for one to get an insight into Vedanta or to have a refreshing, meaningful and enriching break, in a serene and soothing atmosphere, away from their hectic city life.

Retreats offered by AVG Anaikatti until May, 2018

The following are the retreats planned between now and May, 2018. More camps will be announced in due course. Every retreat will include Temple Puja, Meditation, Classes on Vedanta, Satsang (Question and Answer Sessions). Chanting, Yoga and Sanskrit classes may also be included. Participation in Gurukula-Seva during the retreat as needed will be appreciated.

Retreat Id :  R18-01


Retreat Dates : 8:00 PM Saturday, 13th January to 12:30 PM Saturday, 20th January 2018

This will be a seven-day retreat conducted by Swami Shankarananda based on Prakaranam Dhanyaashtakam.

Retreat Id :  R18-02


Retreat Dates : 8:00 PM Tuesday, 6th February to 12:30 PM Saturday, 10th February

This will be a four-day retreat conducted by Swami Shankarananda based on the verses of the 13th chapter of Bhagavad Gita.

Retreat Id :  R18-03


Retreat Dates : 8:00 PM Saturday, 24th March to 12:30 PM Saturday, 31st March

This will be a seven-day retreat conducted by Swami Sadatmananda based on the text Sadhana-bodhini.

Retreat Id :  R18-04

Retreat Topic : Atma Vidya (Self-Knowledge)

Retreat Dates : 8:00 PM Saturday, 14th April to 12:30 PM Saturday, 21st April.

This will be a seven-day retreat conducted by Swami Shankarananda based on the first mundaka of the Mundaka Upanishad.

Retreat Id :  R18-05

Retreat Topic : Selections from Yoga Sutras and Bhagavad Gita

Retreat Dates : 8:00 PM Saturday, 19th May to 12:30 PM Saturday, 26st May

This will be a seven-day family retreat conducted by Swami Sadatmananda and Swami Shankarananda. Children over 6 years can accompany their parents and will be offered separate classes.

Retreat Id :  R18-06

Retreat Topic : Freedom

Retreat Dates : 8:00 PM Friday, 9th March to 12:30 PM Sunday, 11th March

This will be a weekend retreat conducted by Swami Sadatmananda.

You may register for the retreats by filling up the following registration form. Please register separately for each retreat by selecting the Retreat Id of the retreat.

Registration Form

For retreats at Arsha Vidya Gurukulam, Anaikatti , Coimbatore (One form per person)
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