Upcoming Events

Individual Retreats

Flexible Dates
Create your own sanctuary with a self-nourishing retreat at The Center at Ananda Laurelwood. Nestled in the lush, Oregon countryside on 200 acres of rolling hills, our peaceful, uplifting valley makes it easy to rediscover your own center.

CoLiving CoWorking – Extended Stay

Package Dates
Searching for economical, wholesome CoLiving CoWorking, or corporate long-stay lodging?  Book one of our Extended Stay rooms for 30 days or more and receive a deep discount over our normal nightly rate.  Options include office space, private or shared rooms, with or without breakfast included. You may also enjoy the…

Day Guest

Package Dates
Come and spend the day at Ananda Laurelwood, with access to meditation chapels, Green Hill Cafe, and the 225-acre campus. You can register for meals as well, and join the rest of the community in the Green Hill Cafe or find a comfortable spot outside with a great view. Visit…

First Timers Weekend Meditation Retreat – November 2019

With Nayaswamis Daiva and Gangamata

November 1 - 3, 2019
Experience a relaxing retreat with guided meditation and yoga, and feel the joy of community while surrounded in the beauty and peace of our rural retreat center west of Portland, Oregon.

Guided Silent Retreat Nov 2019

With Nayaswamis Daiva and Gangamata

November 14 - 17, 2019
Learn how silence can be a powerful tool to help you attain and maintain peace and happiness in the midst of your hectic daily life.

Bhagavad Gita Study and Meditation Retreat: November 2019

With Peter Copley and Pooja Copley

November 22 - 24, 2019
Discover your Divine birthright through Bhagavad Gita study.

How and Why of Rudraksha Malas

With Peter Copley and Pooja Copley

November 29 - December 1, 2019
Rudraksha seeds have been used for counting Japa and Mantras for millennia. The seeds are said to shield against negative energies, purify your life, food and water, and they balance your Ida and Pingala. During this class you will learn more about the history of wearing and using Rudraksha Malas…

First Timers Weekend Meditation Retreat – Dec 2019

With Nayaswamis Daiva and Gangamata

December 6 - 8, 2019
Experience a relaxing retreat with guided meditation and yoga, and feel the joy of community while surrounded in the beauty and peace of our rural retreat center west of Portland, Oregon.

Guided Silent Retreat Dec 2019

With Nayaswamis Daiva and Gangamata

December 12 - 15, 2019
Learn how silence can be a powerful tool to help you attain and maintain peace and happiness in the midst of your hectic daily life.

Bhagavad Gita Study and Meditation Retreat: December 2019

With Peter Copley and Pooja Copley

December 20 - 22, 2019
Discover your Divine birthright through Bhagavad Gita study.

How to Love the Life you Live and Live the Life You Love

With Peter and Pooja Copley

December 26, 2019 - January 1, 2020
The Science of Success and the Art of Getting What You Want.

First Timers Weekend Meditation Retreat – Jan 2019

With Nayaswamis Daiva and Gangamata

January 10 - 12, 2020
Experience a relaxing retreat with guided meditation and yoga, and feel the joy of community while surrounded in the beauty and peace of our rural retreat center west of Portland, Oregon.

Bhagavad Gita Study and Meditation Retreat: January 2020

With Peter Copley and Pooja Copley

January 17 - 19, 2020
Discover your Divine birthright through Bhagavad Gita study.

Guided Silent Retreat Jan 2020

With Peter and Pooja Copley

January 24 - 26, 2020
Learn how silence can be a powerful tool to help you attain and maintain peace and happiness in the midst of your hectic daily life.

Open Your Heart Through Art

With Dana Lynne Andersen, MA

February 12 - 14, 2021
Using art and creativity to ‘become as little children,' we will PLAY with art- clay, collage, paint and pastel- focusing on the process, not the product. Through this creative process we can reach beyond the mind to touch the heart directly.

Creator in Residence Program

With Dana Lynne Andersen, MA

February 12 - March 12, 2021
Our CREATOR in RESIDENCE program offers a unique opportunity for self exploration, creative unfoldment and soul replenishment. No talent or experience is necessary. […]

Joyful, Authentic, Original Self Expression

With Dana Lynne Andersen, MA

February 19 - 21, 2021
Express your authentic Self! You have a very particular expression that is yours alone. Learn how to express your TRUE SELF.

Painting from the Heart and Soul

With Dana Lynne Andersen, MA

February 21 - 26, 2021
Unleash the joy and passion of your own unique expression.

Free your Creative Spirit

With Dana Lynne Andersen, MA

March 7 - 12, 2021
Creativity is the language of the Soul: It opens our hearts and lifts our spirit.

Healing Journey

With Dana Lynne Andersen, MA

March 21 - 26, 2021
A Creative Journey of Inner Transformation that takes us to the heart and soul of who we really are. Using all the modalities of the arts – pastel drawing, painting, clay, collage, singing, expressive dance, authentic movement, costume and theater- etc., as vehicles for self exploration, healing and spiritual growth.

About Us

Ananda Laurelwood retreats

Our retreat center is located southwest of Portland in a beautiful pastoral valley. There are numerous places to walk and connect with nature throughout our gardens, orchards, and grounds. Our guest rooms are simple, decorated to create an uplifting space to rejuvenate. Each room has its own sink with bathrooms just down the hall. Three delicious vegetarian meals served each day are included as part of your stay. Your retreat includes morning and afternoon yoga and meditation.