DAILY PROGRAMME & MORE

PROGRAMME

THURSDAY WELCOME HOME 

We will welcome you to our beautiful location from 1pm onwards. Settle, take in the surrounding beauty, create your space and  relax before we gather for orientation and an enlightening introduction into the Ayurvedic techniques which will inform your practice and meals throughout the weekend.

 

Thursday 

Afternoon workshop – a gentle start to help us arrive and connect, including sacred chants and movement.
 
We will then enjoy our first meal together before holding the opening ceremony circle with Live Music & Sacred songs to around the camp fire.

FRIDAY:  INTO NATURE’S WILD HEART

Friday wake up:
Wild Swimming & Pranayam
Morning Yoga with live music

Experience the cleansing water of the Thames and learn about Yogic science of water therapy “Ishnan” and start the day on the high, as we wild swim when we wake. There will be refreshing and awakening breathwork pranayama warm up and a hot drink to enjoy after.

Friday morning:

Breakfast is so much tastier after wild swim! Enjoy the delightful assortments of the breakfast buffet.   
After breakfast we dive deeper into our own nature, connecting with the magical spirits of the ancient oaks that surround the space.
After a delicious lunch we we move into an afternoon workshop exploring the themes of release and restoration through the healing power of nature.
 
In the evening, around the fire we gather for storytelling, music, and poetry. Perhaps you have something to share?

Friday evening: Mantras, Fireside Singing & Storytelling

Group Singing, world music Open Mic to get to know and tune in to each other. There will be an opportunity to share your talents and with a group and co-create if you feel inspired to in a moment.

SATURDAY: SOUL’S EXPRESSION

Saturday wake up:
Wild Swimming
Morning Yoga with live music

Saturday morning: Yoga For Your Nature

Move past the one-size-fits-all yoga culture. Try different styles and techniques to experience for yourself the powerful effects a personalised yoga practice can have.

Saturday afternoon:  Workshop details coming soon..

Saturday night: Great Gathering, Opening Circle, Kirtan and Open Mic 

A heart-opening collective performance of musical conversation and devotional chanting

SUNDAY HARMONISE

Sunday wake up
Wild Swimming & Pranayam
Morning Yoga with live music

Saturday morning: Tree Meditations

The trees on the festival site are magical. Sitting in guided meditation, we will learn how to commune with these great spirits and tap into their ancient and universal wisdom. 

LUNCH in noble silence

Sunday afternoon: Workshop details coming soon..

Saturday evening: Details coming soon..

MONDAY WILD WITHIN

Monday wake up
Wild Swimming & Clearing Stone Ritual
Morning Yoga with live music

Monday afternoon: Sacred Sound & Gong Bath, Yoga & Chant

For this finale workshop we will first open the subtle channels of our bodies with a gentle yoga kriya & immerse ourselves in a bath of healing instruments & the most precious of sound healing tools, our own voices.

Daily wild swimming

We are blessed to have a clean and pure section of the Thames on our doorstep. Listed as one of the best wild swimming spots in UK.

Morning yoga & live music

Morning yoga accompanied by live musicians will help us connect to the natural state of our body/mind…relaxed awareness, presence, peace. Expect embodied movement, kundalini kriyas & breathwork.

Tree meditation

This is a great opportunity to learn effective methods of meditation with the help of the embodied stillness and living wisdom of the trees which are our traditional and powerful supporters.

Forest bathing

The Art of Shinrin-Yoku (Forest Bathing) is a therapuetic technique of immersing oneself in nature to decompress from the stresses of modern living and rediscover the true self.

3 × Ayurvedic meals/day

All our food is organic and locally sourced and lovingly prepared with your health and satisfaction in mind. We are so lucky to be surrounded by passionate and ethical growers!

Ground rent

Accommodation is provided on a secluded camping field next to the shores of the river. We have an option to rent tents which you can add before you checkout. Tents for rent are limited.

Enlightening Workshops

in the stunning location with experienced teachers will allow to breath new life into our essence of being, embody the knowledge and create a lasting connection to a sense of inner contentment.

Kirtan

We are so lucky to have Brian and Madeline with us who are deeply talented musicians. They will lead a heart opening collective performance of musical conversation and devotional chanting.

Story Telling / Poetry
Group Singing, world music Open Mic to get to know and tune in to each other. There will be opportunity to share your talents and with a group and co create if you feel inspired to in a moment.

Live Music
Sacred sound round the campfire will be heart-warming songs about nature, green futures and what it is to be human, lead by specially invited renowned musicians.

Ayurvedic Assessment
Personal Ayurvedic Assessment of your constitution will be offered. Understanding of your own nature provides enhanced tool set for self healing and wellbeing.

Sacred Movement
Moving to the beat of the drums we guide you to unleash the dynamic healing power of movement and step into a state of surrender and joy.

Fire Ceremony

Experience the ancient ceremony to deepen the connection to nature, feeling of unity to overcome your fears, break through internal barriers and discover your personal power – experience your change!

Foraging Walks

Join us for the unique opportunity to explore the abundant flora and fauna of the wild flower meadows and magnificent forest of Hardwick with an expert guide in local biodiversity of plant kingdom.

Boat Rides

We will have few boats, paddle boards & kayaks available at our camp side throughout the gathering for you to enjoy the river Thames rides

Massage (cost)

There will be professional therapist on site offering massage and deeply healing bodywork. This will be offered at a reduced rate but is not included in the package price.

Kinesiology (cost)
Kinesiology is a holistic therapy that uses muscle testing to find imbalances in the body and find what is needed to re-balance, whether that be on a physical, emotional or energetic level.