Unified Through Yoga

We are a learning community inspired by the example of our teacher, Baba Hari Dass. Located on 355 acres of redwoods and grasslands, our peaceful haven is a place where you can step back, slow down, and reconnect to your center, to nature, and to a more authentic flow of life.

At our core we offer a beautiful, community managed space for yoga retreats, personal practice, spiritual and personal development programs, and a variety of classes and workshops. Our modern meeting spaces evoke a rustic and tranquil atmosphere and provide a variety of settings to gather and practice.

Programs & Retreats

Step into a nourishing container for transformation for a night, a week, or more. We host a rich array of retreats, classes and programs taught by renowned teachers set in a rejuvenating environment.

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Mount Madonna Institute

A private, non-profit educational institution providing high quality, professional and academic instruction and training in the fields of Yoga, Āyurveda, and Community Studies.

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Host Your Group on the Mountain

We accommodate groups from 15 to 500 in a variety of beautiful, peaceful mountaintop settings. Our dedicated staff provides delicious vegetarian meals and full support for your retreat or program.

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Upcoming Events

Yoga

Programs

Āyurveda

Effective Yoga and Qigong Practices for Improving Sleep
Mar 22 - 24, 2019 or Mar 22 - 27, 2019

Effective Yoga and Qigong Practices for Improving Sleep

In this workshop you will learn a systematic and wholesome approach that draws from 25 centuries of the healing traditions of Yoga and Qigong, to get to the root of your troubles sleeping, and provide you with healthy tools to overcome insomnia, and significantly increase your overall well-being.

Open House
Mar 30, 2019 • 7:30am - 3:00pm

Open House

Join MMI staff for an informational presentation featuring our Community Studies, Ayurveda, and Yoga Programs.

Prenatal YTT Level 1
Apr 24 - 28, 2019

Prenatal YTT Level 1

This comprehensive training includes in-depth instruction on prenatal āsana, prāṇāyāma, meditation, Āyurveda, mindfulness techniques for labor, the anatomy and physiology of pregnancy, common discomforts in pregnancy, and how to support mothers through every stage of pregnancy and postpartum.

Yoga & Ayurveda: A Foundational Workshop
Apr 30 - May 2, 2019

Yoga & Ayurveda: A Foundational Workshop

Drawing from Patanjali’s Ashtanga (eight-limbed) Yoga System and the practices of Hatha Yoga, you will learn foundational practices of pranayama, mudra, shat karma and meditation as well as basic philosophy and theory of both Yoga and Ayurveda as taught by Baba Hari Dass.

Free Daily Yoga Classes

Join us for daily Yoga classes exploring meditation, asana, pranayama, and philosophy.

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