Sunburst Events

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Call 805.736.6528  or email

Sunburst Rocks! Paleontology Workshop

Learning from the Land

Saturday, May 11, 2019

Have you ever wondered what life and the land were like on the Central Coast
in ancient times?

Join Sunburst experts Craig Hanson and Moksha Badarayan to explore the
geology and fossil records of the Central Coast and Sunburst Sanctuary.

Enjoy interactive presentations, a hike to view onsite fossil specimens, and
the stunning natural beauty of the land.

Bring a sack lunch to enjoy on the hike. Family friendly event.

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, with various instructors, that both
engage the physical and go far deeper. Discover the real purpose of yoga –
uniting with your true divine nature.

Energize and refresh your practice with:
Restorative Yoga                   Pranayama Yoga
Vraaja Yoga                           Bhakti Yoga & Kirtan
Kundalini Yoga                      Heartbeat Movement Yoga
Thai Yoga Therapy

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.

Permaculture Design Certification Course (PDC) 

Designing for Change 

September 16 – 29, 2019

Looking for a practical, holistic approach to creating lasting positive

Do you envision abundant water, living soils, renewable energy, healthy
plants, natural building, community living, and life based on the patterns
found in nature?

This 14-day journey offers an in-depth introduction to permaculture, the
holistic art and science of creating regenerative and resilient living
systems. Course includes outdoor hands-on application and intensive study,
centered around the ethics of Earth Care, People Care, and Fair Share.

Instructors: Loren Luyendyk of Permaculture Design International, with a
host of special guests.

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. Apply for up to two weeks. Dates arranged individually.

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. First and third Sundays each month, come early to enjoy a 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. yoga class (suggested donation $5-$10).

April 28 – Creating Heaven on Earth
May 5 – Patience Has Its Rewards
May 12 – Divine Mother Loves All Her Children
May 19 – Moving Through Grief
May 26 – Honoring Great Saints and Sages, Messengers of Truth
June 2 – Stilling the Nervous System

Click here to view or download future meditation topics.

Future Events

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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!