On Campus Program

Endless Summer Mindfulness Meditations for Longevity and Joy


Summer sweetness tends to come and go too fast! You might wonder: How can we cultivate lasting feelings of celebration, togetherness, and joy? Larissa Hall Carlson offers refreshing meditations and outdoor mindfulness experiences to access lifelong happiness, vigor, and vitality—from one summer to the next!

Tap into your best self and discover the infinite possibilities of tranquility in this program, which includes

  • Indoor seated meditations as gateways to wisdom and joy
  • Stargazing, mindful outdoor walks, and meditation on the sounds of nature
  • Friendly conversation by the beauty of a summer campfire
  • Creation of a group sand mandala to remind ourselves of the deep interconnectedness of all beings and events
  • Mindful moments of silence
  • Techniques to unlock an inner world filled with limitless compassion, contentment, and insight.

Being mindful doesn't have to mean just sitting still. A mindful life really can feel like a delightful, connected, endless summer.

Note Be prepared for gentle walks through fields and nature trails. Appropriate footwear (and rain gear) required.

Included in Your Stay

Daily Yoga Classes

3 All-Natural Meals Access to the Kripalu Grounds

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Larissa Hall Carlson, E-RYT 500, MA, former Dean of the Kripalu School of Ayurveda, guides retreats, directs trainings, and provides Ayurvedic consultations across the country.

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