When is it happening?
11th to 17th August, 2024
Where is it happening?
In a place of princely palaces, magnificent forts and age-old temples, also known
as the Blue City of India – Jodhpur. The city forms the very soul of Rajasthan and
is much like a magnet, attracting travellers from all over to take a dip in its
old-world charm. It is here that you can travel back in time to the glorious days
of yore as you will seek to relook into your life’s past.
You would be staying in a desert botanical resort amidst the undiscovered side of
Thar. The elegant resort makes for a haven of tranquillity that invites our participants
to soak up the aura of a vintage city and recharge their soul’s batteries while on a
Kaner Retreat is a hidden gem located amidst the magnificent Thar,
where every moment is an opportunity to reconnect with nature, culture and your
The property boasts ample sit-outs and a private courtyard, so you can kick back and
relish an al fresco-style breakfast under the azure blue sky or mark off a wonderful
day under the glistening stars. The USP of this place is perhaps the resilient trees
and green shrubbery that sustain life against all odds. A common swimming pool at one
part of the property is inspired from the step wells or ‘baoris’ of Rajasthan, where
you can take a rejuvenating dip at any time of the day. The property features 10 spacious
and homely villas.
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How to get there?
The nearest airport is Jodhpur Airport (100 km). The venue is about a 2-hour drive from
here. You can conveniently avail yourself of a cab from the airport to reach the venue.
The nearest train station is the Jodhpur Railway Station (97 km) from where it takes roughly
2 hours to reach Kaner Retreat.
Jodhpur is a 9-hour drive from Delhi (558 km) in case you wish to travel by road. The city is
well connected to all the other major cities in Rajasthan.
We can help you with the last mile arrival and pickup by cabs from the nearest airports
or railway station. Do get in touch with us at email@example.com
So, when do I get there and when do I leave?
To ensure a seamless start to our retreat, we recommend you check-in at the venue at
the latest by 4pm on Sunday, 11th August. Our program officially begins at 6pm on
the same day with a 44-minute kick-off session.
Ease in, have dinner with your co-attendees, engage with the facilitators and settle in for a
restful sleep. The retreat will then unfold with full-day sessions from 12th up till late evening
of 16th August. You may plan to leave for your destination any time before 11am on the 17th.
What’s the accommodation like?
The Kaner Retreat is designed in an exposed brick façade that exude a rather rustic
charm and invite you to step in. Inside, it is elegantly furnished to ensure you have
a comfortable and luxurious stay. Each bedroom is appointed with a comfy double bed
with side tables, a wardrobe, coffee seating, and a wall-mounted mirror for your
convenience. The walls are draped with botanical art that adds further cheer to the
spaces. The en suite washrooms are tiled and modern.
There will be a total of 16 attendees with 2 facilitators at the Retreat.
How many participants will there be in all?
16 at the maximum. The idea is to create an intimate group of people who are serious
about their creative transformation and can be cheerleaders for each other’s transformation
journey. We also ensure that we have a diverse and varied lot across domains and experience
levels, so that when the journeys intersect, there are enough experiences and stories to
take solace in.
How much does it cost?
INR 90,500 + government taxes per person – twin sharing.
INR 1,49,000 + government taxes per person – single occupancy (limited seats on first come, first serve basis). For details on where your money goes and what’s included and what’s not, please click here.
What’s the day-wise journey like?
Unpacking – letting go of the old baggage you’ve been carrying
Creating space for a new journey of transformation.
The law of the land.
Discovering oneself through an inner journey, and clearing the past.
The story of your life and beginning of self-creative healing and recovery.
Introduction to unreasonable living.
Meeting your travel partners – the friends and foes of creativity
Reflection and time travel.
Discovering how joy flows.
Knowing your story and re-meeting yourself.
Meeting the real friends and foes of your life.
Soul searching of things that matter and things that don’t.
Finalising the big life destination
Intensive creative recovery with deeper inner journey.
Elevating self love.
The journey of life purpose.
Planning the creative life journey
Unravelling of life purpose.
Manifestation and internalisation of life purpose.
Soul project discussions.
Intensive self creative healing and recovery.
Pouring yourself into your passions.
Day 1 of new journey and rules of the road ahead
Where it all comes together.
Handling the roadblocks – fame, critics, failure, blockages, u-turns, judgement, skepticism and other creativity demons.
Staying in the creative flow.
Being ready for life from Day 6 and beyond.