Retreats

New Retreat Practices & Guidelines: here (English) & here (Hungarian). Frequently asked questions can be found here.


Upcoming retreats:

September 25 – 29, 2022, Austria.
This retreat will be held at Schloss Puchberg, north of Wels, in Austria. All are welcome.

  • Venue: Schloss Puchberg, Wels, Austria.
  • Retreat Start/End Time: Sunday September 25 (evening) – Thursday 29 (after breakfast). Possible tea ceremony after breakfast on 29 September.
  • Cost: € 130,- to € 150,- for the venue + Dana for the teacher. Accommodation/meals € 425,- to € 487,- (depending on single or double room).
  • Registration: is open.
  • Co-ordinator: For questions, please contact: Pia.

October 7 – 11, 2022, Bugac, Hungary.
Hungary retreat.

  • Venue: Bucka Guest House, Bugac, Hungary.
  • Start/End Time: October 7 (17.00) – October 11 (14.00) 2022
  • Cost: TBC.
  • Registration: is open.
  • Co-ordinator: For details and to register, please contact Tünde.

February 6 – 11, 2023 Malvern, PA, United States.
This retreat will be held at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Spirituality Center (IHMSC) near Philadelphia, PA.

  • Venue: Immaculate Heart of Mary Spirituality Center (IHMSC), 210 IHM Drive, Malvern, PA 19355, USA.
  • Retreat Start/End Time: Monday February 6 – Saturday February 11, 2023.
  • Cost: TBD plus dana for the teacher.
  • Registration: Registration will open December 10, 2022.
  • Co-ordinator: For more information, please contact: Bruce.

June 13 – 18, 2023, Montréal, Canada.
This retreat will be held in Montréal, Canada. All are welcome.

  • Venue: Ermitage Sainte-Croix in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
  • Retreat Start/End Time: Tue June 13 – Sun 18, 2023.
  • Cost: TBC.
  • Registration will open January 9 2023.
  • Co-ordinator: For more information, please contact Anne.

To assist participants with retreat planning, some provisional dates for future retreats are listed below. However please note that this information is subject to change.

Provisional dates for 2023 retreats:
March 10 – 16, 2023, Centrum St Michael, Steyl, NL.
March 31 – April 4, 2023, Surrey, UK.
April 10 – 16, 2023, Domicilium, near Munich, Germany.
August 11 – 15, 2023, Surrey, UK.
August 29 – September 3, 2023, Domicilium, near Munich, Germany.
September 13 – 17, 2023, Centrum St Michael, Steyl, NL.

Provisional dates for 2024 retreats:
February 28 – March 3, 2024, Domicilium, near Munich, Germany. (UPDATED)
September 2 – 8, 2024, Domicilium, near Munich, Germany.

Provisional dates for 2025 retreats:
February 24 – 28, 2025, Domicilium, near Munich, Germany. (NEW)
September 8 – 14, 2025, Domicilium, near Munich, Germany. (NEW)


If you want to add an item to the list of upcoming retreats, please send us an announcement to this address. Please specify: venue, start and end dates/times, cost, and an email address for further information and registration.


September 2021 retreat, Steyl, Netherlands.

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