July Retreat at Monte Sahaja
Dates and Location

Camping Silent Retreat 18th - 25th July, 2012
Seva Program 11th - 30th July, 2012
Buddha Pond at Monte Sahaja  

The Camping Retreat begins on Wednesday, 18th July and ends Wednesday, 25th July.

The retreat is now full, and we are no longer accepting names for the waiting list. However Mooji will again offer Satsang in Portugal at the Zmar Retreat in September.

Participants must attend an Orientation and Welcome Meeting on Thursday, 19th July, at 2:30pm.

For those staying at Monte Sahaja: Transportation is offered on 18th July from Funcheira train station and on 25th July back to Lisbon or Faro airport. Funcheira is the nearest train station to Monte Sahaja. Details can be found on the Transportation page. Our buses will only meet certain trains so it is important that you review this information before you book your flight. Similarly for departure from Monte Sahaja, buses will leave the premises at certain times, so please review.

Monte Sahaja is located in a remote rural area, if you do not take one of our buses you will have to take a taxi. The cost will be approximately 20 € from Funcheira train station, and you may have to wait a long time for a taxi to arrive. Also, beware that English is not commonly spoken amongst the locals.

You may arrive at Monte Sahaja on the morning of the 19th between 9am and 12pm but you will have to provide your own transportation if you decide to arrive on the 19th.

Schedule for Opening and Closing Days **

** This schedule is subject to change!

 Please honour the check-in times! No arrivals after 12pm Thursday
Wed, 18 July 12pm - 5pmCheck-In
  12:30 - 2pmLunch
  2pm - 5pmLand Tours
  5pmCheck-In desk closes; no arrivals after 5pm
  7 - 8:15pmDinner
Thurs, 19 July 7am - 8amBreakfast
  9am - 12pmCheck-In
  9am - 12pmLand Tours
  12pmCheck-In desk closes; guests must check-in by 12pm on Thursday
  12:30 - 2pmLunch
  2:30pmOrientation and Welcome Meeting
  4:30 - 6:30pmSatsang

Wed, 25 July 7am - 8amBreakfast
  9am First buses leave for Faro and Lisbon airports
  12pmLunch (optional)
  12pmFinal buses leave for Faro and Lisbon airports

Location: Monte Sahaja is location in the Alentejo region of Portugal, and is accessible by either Lisbon or Faro airports. The transportation page explains more about getting to Monte Sahaja. For those arriving by car, we will send directions at a later date.