You will find on this page a great variety of meditation retreats and events that we organised year-round in Europe and India. All these events are suitable both for beginners or advanced meditators.


Dharma Nature is a non-profit organisation based on the 1901 French law, and on that basis, it is necessary to be a member in order to participate in our retreats. The membership fee is 10€, and this money is used to cover the running costs of the organisation. The prices given for the retreats on our website do not include this membership fee.

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On demand Retreat| Date to be fixed together | Vieussan, South of France

(Fr+Eng) A couple retreat, or with your family, or with a group of friends, that is real luxury ! Sharing some silence and meaningful discussions with those you love, exploring meditation together, can deepen your relationship ! We can organise this with you, at any time in the year, in a comfortable guest house, or in camping. read more…. Read more >>

Silent Mountain Retreat | 31 october – 4 november 2018 | Austria

(Eng) In this retreat we explore silence. Feeling the beauty of alpine nature and being away from our everyday lifes will help us pause and observe our experience in the moment. Read more >>

Dharma Techno | Sound Silence and Dance |  6-13 november 2018 | South of France

Dharma Techno(Eng) you must have already done a silent retreat.  Dharma Nature and SP23 (creative collectif of artists) founded Dharma Techno and organise a new concept of retreats. This retreats are the meeting between meditation and techno music. Read more >>

Walking in Snow | 31 january – 3 february | 3-9 february 2019 | Austria

(Eng) To enhance our felt sense of the beauty of nature and snow, the silence, and of our own presence, we will also have some daily programs including meditations and teachings. Read more >>

Retreat to the Heart of Silence | 18 – 29 march 2019 | Maroco

You must have already done a silent retreat or use to meditate
The silence of the desert touches the heart. This one week silent meditation
retreat will be held in a small area of the morocan Sahara desert, in very simple
conditions.

Self retreat | 15-22 may | Vieussan, South of France

(Fr+Eng) During this retreat, you will be camping on our beautiful piece of land by the river Orb, in the Parc Naturel du Haut Languedoc. Each participant will follow his own schedule, his own rhythm. A time dedicated to guided meditation and the possibility of a Dharma talk and of asking questions, will be proposed each day. One to one meetings with Denis will also be possible if you wish so. Read more >>

Dharma Techno Festival | 30 may -2 june | South of France

(French only)  We are delighted to present our new project: a three day festival, without drugs or alcohol, with mornings and afternoons in silence and group meditations and teachings. While we meditate, a circus school will be giving the children lessons, and in the evenings, there will be live music to listen to or to dance to, with a unusual guest the 2nd evening…Read more >>

Sound mind in a sound body | 14 – 19 juin 2019 | Herault, south France

(French only)  A silent retreat in south of France. We will practice meditation, mindful eating following a mono-diet, Shiatsu massage, walking in nature and other energy-giving exercises. We will learn to discover and free ourselves from our addictions to food and compulsive thought. Read more >>

Family and Friends Retreat | 12 – 20 july 2019 | Haut Languedoc, France 

Retraite Familles et Amis(Fr+Eng) 7 days in the Parc naturel du Haut Languedoc to spend time on retreat amongst family and friends. There will be silent mornings for the adults and games for the children, meditation, moments for discussions and lots of free time. Read more >>

Dharma Yatra | 23 july -02 august 2019 | France 

YATRA(Fr+Eng) 150 people join the Yatra to live lightly on the earth. Each day we walk silently for around 5 hours, and by night we camp in tents beneath the stars. Read more >>

Sangha Holiday | 5-14 & 14-22 august 2019 | Haut Languedoc, France 

Sangha Holiday(Fr+Eng) Holidays amongst meditation lovers, held besides a river in the Parc naturel du Haut Languedoc. Apart from silent mornings and sharing groups, there is no fixed program and no teachings and we decide together what we want to make of these holidays. Read more >>

Meeting the rock | 29 august – 5 september 2019 | Austria

Meeting the rock(Eng) In this meditation retreat we will use rock climbing to come closer to ourself. Climbing brings a natural focused concentration and can be very quiet and meditative; It also invites us into an intimate relationship with nature as we touch the rocks and feel the strength. Read more >>

A Journey to India | november 2019 | India

Voyage en Inde(Fr+Eng) A two week journey to India, where we will dedicate time to developing our intellectual and experiential understanding of meditation in order to grasp its potential depth and meaning.