Karma Yoga, Bhakti Yoga & Meditation Immersion Program
Roles: Cabin maintenance, trail maintenance and gardening
Type: volunteer / with private or shared room and meals
Organization: Siva Ashram
Location: St-Calixte, north of Montreal, Quebec
Are you interested in spending the summer in the forest and become part of an intentional community for a couple weeks or months?
We are a small ashram located in the forest, one hour north of Montreal. We self finance through a small cabin rental business located on the property. We currently have 5 cabins: a tipi, a tree house and 3 bubbles.
We are presently looking for volunteers to join us in our daily life of yoga, meditation, prayer, meaningful work and interfaith-totally-non-dogmatic study of ancient spiritual traditions.
You will learn to practice karma yoga, which is where actual work happens.. this is the art of being peaceful on the inside while being active in daily activities. Turning work into a spiritual practice.
We meditate twice a day and practice yoga and group singing and prayers in the morning. There are often workshops at night on various topics such as personnal development, meditation, yogic practices etc.
Volunteering will take place with cabin maintenance (cleaner), water and firewood provisioning (driver), ashram maintenance, forest trail maintenance and potentially some gardening and construction work, based on your skills and interest.
Volunteers stay in private or shared rooms and we offer 3 vegetarian meals per day.
You will live with a group of about 6-8 people living in an ashram / spiritual community setting with shared values and daily practices.
We are established on a 34 acres plot of woodland, one hour north of Montreal, in a beautiful, densely forested area.
We also have some pets: donkey, pony, mule, pigs, cats.. which you could help with.
Our site is entirely drug, cigarette, alcohol free.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Jul 7 2021 ID: 60547