On Campus Program

Purpose and Being A Yoga and Meditation Retreat


Celebrate the New Year with renowned author and yoga instructor Rolf Gates for an immersive in-person weekend experience on the Kripalu campus. With live music provided by singer and violinist Ida Joe, return to your true purpose and being.

Through yoga, pranayama, meditation, and more, you will learn how to 

  • Use the body and breath to transport the mind into the present 
  • Meet and hold the moment with wisdom and compassion 
  • Listen to the whispers of your heart. 

By learning how yoga systematically transports the mind into the present and supports you as you relate to the moment with wisdom and compassion, you will leave with a greater sense of self. 

Included in Your Stay

Daily Yoga Classes

3 All-Natural Meals Access to the Kripalu Grounds

Program at a Glance

Yoga Experience
All levels
Suitable For
Program Theme
All Yoga


Rolf Gates, author of Daily Reflections on Addiction, Yoga, and Getting Well; Meditations from the Mat; and Meditations on Intention and Being, is a leading voice of in contemporary yoga.

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