The Center at Ananda Laurelwood

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Exploring Conscious Community Residential Program

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Use this page to make online debit or credit card payments for your Cities of Light Residential Program fee. This can be your normal monthly fee, an installment payment or a pro-rated amount for a period of less than one month.

Individual Retreats

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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

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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, 3 delicious, home-cooked vegetarian meals daily, with vegan and gluten-free…

Healthy Living Membership

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  Annual membership fee to participate in Ananda Laurelwood's many programs, etc.

Day Guest

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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…

Guided Silent Retreat Aug 2019

With Nayaswamis Daiva and Gangamata

August 22 - 25, 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.

Yoga and Computer Programming

With Santosha Zoerner

August 30 - September 1, 2019
Part 1: Overview of software development Software Quality: What makes software "good" User Perspective Functionality Usability Performance Correctness (no bugs) Developer Perspective (“well-written”) Maintainability Correctness (compiles successfully, tests pass) Let the computer help keep it correct: strong typing Programming Paradigms Most programming languages support multiple paradigms (e.g. C++, C#, F#, Java, Scala, Python,…

First Timers Weekend Meditation Retreat – September 2019

With Nayaswamis Daiva and Gangamata

September 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.

First Timers Retreat September 2019: Saturday

With Nayaswamis Daiva and Gangamata

September 7, 2019
You can register to come to The First Timers Retreat for Saturday only. Please select the vegetarian meals that you'd like to have in our Green Hill Cafe.

Guided Silent Retreat Sep 2019

With Nayaswamis Daiva and Gangamata

September 19 - 22, 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: Sept. 2019

With Peter Copley and Pooja Copley

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

First Timers Weekend Meditation Retreat – October 2019

With Nayaswamis Daiva and Gangamata

October 4 - 6, 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.

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

With Peter and Pooja Copley

October 4 - 6, 2019
The Science of Success and the Art of Getting What You Want.

First Timers Retreat October 2019: Saturday

With Nayaswamis Daiva and Gangamata

October 5, 2019
You can register to come to The First Timers Retreat for Saturday only. Please select the vegetarian meals that you'd like to have in our Green Hill Cafe.

Introduction to the Four Noble Truths

With Peter Copley and Pooja Copley

October 11 - 13, 2019
The way to freedom lies not in a scholarly study of the Buddha's teachings, but instead in practicing meditation and mindfulness.

Guided Silent Retreat Oct 2019

With Nayaswamis Daiva and Gangamata

October 17 - 20, 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.

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.

First Timers Retreat November 2019: Saturday

With Nayaswamis Daiva and Gangamata

November 2, 2019
You can register to come to The First Timers Retreat for Saturday only. Please select the vegetarian meals that you'd like to have in our Green Hill Cafe.

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.

First Timers Retreat December 2019: Saturday

With Nayaswamis Daiva and Gangamata

December 7, 2019
You can register to come to The First Timers Retreat for Saturday only. Please select the vegetarian meals that you'd like to have in our Green Hill Cafe.

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.

First Timers Retreat January 2019: Saturday

With Nayaswamis Daiva and Gangamata

January 11, 2020
You can register to come to The First Timers Retreat for Saturday only. Please select the vegetarian meals that you'd like to have in our Green Hill Cafe.

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.