Sunburst Events

Please call for suggested donations, event location, registration, and other event details.

Call 805.736.6528  or email

Conscious Life Expo

Visit Sunburst at the LAX Hilton

February 22 – 24, 2019

Let us connect with you! Stop by our tables (#805 & 815 near the food court), and enjoy our guided meditation Sunday at 9 a.m. Find event info at

Dive into Silence

Weekend Retreat

March 7 – 10, 2019

Treat yourself to inner Self-discovery and explore the joy of quietness at this group silent retreat. Guided walking and sitting meditations, practical take-home tools, yoga, and nourishing meals amid pristine natural beauty. Beginners welcome.

Regenerating Earth & Spirit

Family Friendly Weekend

March 29 – 31, 2019

Observe nature and explore permaculture in a holistic setting. Enjoy yoga, guided meditation, and music amidst pristine natural surroundings. Nourishing meals and children’s activities throughout. Bring the whole family!

Co-create with nature through a hands-on permaculture workshop about soil-building, composting, and seeding. Learn and practice fruit tree grafting. Facilitated by Sunburst’s own soil-whisperer Sean Fennell.

Connect with the wisdom and emotional strength of a horse through an equine “Observation of the Herd” circle, with Natalie Riggs of Shakti Ranch.

Kriya Yoga II Meditation Retreat

Deepen Your Path

April 25 – 28, 2019

Advance and deepen your Kriya meditation practice. Receive the second initiation of Kriya; learn to activate the healing and renewing power of your chakras. Enjoy interactive discussions with seasoned practitioners. Prerequisite: Kriya I

Sunburst Paleontology Workshop

Sunburst Rocks! 

Saturday, May 11, 2019

Explore the geology and fossil records of the Central Coast and Sunburst Sanctuary. Enjoy interactive presentations, a hike to view fossil specimens, and the stunning natural beauty of the land.

Sunburst YogaFest Retreat

A Kaleidoscope of Yoga

May 24 – 27, 2019

Looking for a deep practice that will help you to become your best self? Experience different styles of yoga that engage the physical and go far deeper. Discover the real purpose of yoga – uniting with your true divine nature.

Kriya Yoga Meditation Retreat

Unlock Your True Potential

June 20 – 23, 2019

Learn to heal and reenergize yourself using scientific meditation practices in the lineage of Paramahansa Yogananda. Become a true caretaker of this planet! Kriya meditation instruction, yoga, pranayama, sacred silence, nourishing meals, and opportunities for discussion.

Karma Yoga Program 

Selfless Service * Spiritual Practice * Supportive Community

Infuse your daily actions with Spirit as you work, meditate, and participate in cooperative community. Help with varied activities such as cooking, gardening, cleaning, upkeep, and more. Up to two weeks.

Contact the office for dates and details, and to apply.

Sunday Meditation Gathering
Every Sunday 10:30am

Join in a peaceful, joyous meditation service. Live music and song, an inspirational talk, and silent meditation; followed by homemade brunch and guided hike; refresh yourself in the outdoor labyrinth and gardens. Families welcome, with children’s service offered during quiet portion.

January 20 – Feeling Secure in an Uncertain World
January 27 – Developing Your Spiritual Practice
February 3 – Visualization and Projection
February 10 – Divine Love and Charity

Click here to view or download future meditation topics.

Future Events

Mark your calendars now! View our event list here

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For information on these and other events, please call our office 805.736.6528
or email and we will be happy to connect with you!