Rochester, NY – September 2021 In Person Kriya Yoga Learning Retreat

Rochester, NY – September 2021 In Person Kriya Yoga Learning Retreat

September 16-19, 2021 – In Person Kriya Yoga Learning Retreat – @the Assisi Institute in Rochester, NY

Ryan Kurczak, Kriya Yoga Teacher, and Your Presenter.

You are invited to join us for an in-person Kriya Yoga Learning Retreat in Rochester, New York at the Assisi Institute.

There are currently 5 spaces left for participants from the intercontinental United States.

Dates: September 16th-19th, 2021

Location: 1400 North Winton Rd., Rochester, NY 14609 (

During this retreat, we will meditate together daily and participate in lectures and workshops to enable you to effectively practice and understand the process of Kriya Yoga. Kriya Initiation will be given for those who are prepared.

Donation Basis. Covid-19 guidelines will be in effect. Retreat participation limited to 40 participants.

To register and apply for this retreat, please send an email to “classes -AT-”. Specify your previous experience with meditation and/or Kriya Yoga. Also share a sentence or two about why you are interested in participating in this retreat. Share your full name and best contact information.

Retreat Agenda

Thursday September 16th, 2021
7:00-8:30 PM Kriya Yoga Service (Ryan Kurczak as guest speaker)

Friday September 17th, 2021
9:00 to 9:45 AM Meditation Session

10:00 to 10:30 AM Qi Gong

10:45 to Noon Origins of our Modern Kriya Yoga Tradition

(Lunch Break – Noon to 1:30 PM)

1:30 to 3:30 The Foundations of Effective Kriya Yoga Practice

6:30 to 7:15 PM Meditation Session

Saturday September 18th, 2021
9:00 to 9:45 AM Meditation Session

10:00 to 11:30 AM Introduction to the Kriya Yoga Techniques

(Lunch Break – 11:30 to 1:00 PM)

1:00 to 1:30 PM Qi Gong

1:45 to 3:45 The Life of a Kriya Yogi

4:30 PM Kriya Initiation for Prepared Students

6:00 PM Community Meal

8 PM Devotional Chanting

Sunday September 19th, 2021
9:00 to 9:45 AM Meditation and Q&A Session

10:30 Sunday Service with Isha Das

Important information to remember

The retreat is occurring at :
1400 North Winton Rd.
Rochester, NY 14609

You will need to secure lodging in the area near this address.

The retreat is on a donation basis.

There will be breaks for lunch.  Meals are not provided. Except for the communal celebratory dinner on Saturday after the Kriya Initiation Service.

Craig (Isha Das) and I are very much looking forward to learning, meditating and chanting together.  We are looking forward to this time to come together in the practices of Kriya Yoga. 



PS- It is best if you are familiar with Ryan’s work and teaching style. Please be sure to review his books, videos and podcasts for an understanding of his approach to Kriya Yoga. See the resources below.

Kriya Yoga Books

The Kriya Yoga Podcast

Kriya Yoga Online YouTube Channel

We look forward to sharing this learning opportunity with you.

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