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May 19, 2017 - May 21, 2017

180000w – 220000w
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The word Hridaya is a composite of the Sanskrit words “hrid” and “ayam”, meaning Heart Center.

Join Karissa Grace for this unique weekend, giving yourself a profound opportunity to quiet the mind, rejuvenate the body and open the heart. The Hridaya Silent Meditation & Yoga Retreat will be three days spent in noble silence in the beautiful Bukhansan mountains north of Seoul, allowing time to drop the everyday acts of doing and sink into just being.

With daily silent meditation, rejuvenating and relaxing hatha yoga, and daily life awareness practices, this weekend presents a path for the revelation of the Self and teaches how to live a life of stillness, surrender, and joy. This is the path of the Spiritual Heart.

Using techniques from vast, mystical traditions and Hridaya Yoga, we′ll learn how to create the best conditions for meditation including cultivating awareness, mental concentration, meditation techniques based on opening to the Spiritual Heart and how to apply these techniques in daily life. The last day will include practical and concrete integration practices like how to create a home practice and maintain an open heart off the mat. We’ll also practice daily Hridaya Hatha Yoga, which is distinct from other practices as it engages not only the physical body but the entire being. Asanas are performed with awareness, turning physical practice into blissful meditation.

Open to anyone, whether you are new to meditation and yoga or are experienced and have a daily practice.

For more information please contact Karissa Grace directly at [email protected] or

Payments can be made to:
ShinHan Bank 신한 은행 110-363-129663 – 송보민
or to PayPal at [email protected]
**Note the early-bird registration discounts!**

220,000w for full retreat, lodging at Mountain Camp 95 Pension & five nourishing meals.
Register by Apr 19 for an early pricing of 180,000w!

You will also be asked to contribute one food item for our communal meals. Details given in May.

We will begin silence at 8:30pm on Friday and continue until 2pm on Sunday. If you will need to arrive late, please contact Karissa Grace in advance to arrange details. Plan to stay through 2pm Sunday as it will create the best container for all of us to connect and grow together.

Join us for a beautiful, fun and heart-opening weekend!



May 19, 2017
May 21, 2017
180000w – 220000w
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Grace Bryant


Mountain 95 Camp Pension
Seoul, Korea, Republic Of + Google Map