When is it happening?
17th to 23rd March, 2024
Where is it happening?
Amidst majestic Himalayan landscapes and in the tranquil embrace of nature, also
known as the ‘Varanasi of the Hills’ – Mandi. The city not only offers stunning
natural vistas but also has a deep-rooted cultural heritage. In this idyllic retreat,
the grandeur of the mountains will become a silent yet inspiring partner to your
You would be staying in an elegant resort amidst the breathtaking beauty of Himachal
Pradesh. The property offers the perfect blend of luxury and nature’s splendour.
Set against the backdrop of majestic hills, the resort is a haven of tranquillity
that invites you to rejuvenate your senses.
Antharaah Nature Stay, amidst the pristine beauty of Mandi, stands as a testament of
luxury and serenity, where every moment becomes a cherished memory.
As you travel closer to the resort, you would be greeted by the crisp mountain air and
the harmonious sounds of nature. The property boasts a couple of sit-outs that look out
to the picturesque rolling hills and verdant valleys. These make for the perfect spots
to soak up some fresh air. When the evenings start setting in, you can set up a bonfire
outdoors and gather around for interesting stories. There is also an open-air dining area
where you can relish lip-smacking meals, al-fresco style. The resort features 8 spacious
and homely rooms.
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How to get there?
The nearest airport is Bhuntar Airport (Kullu-Manali Airport) (84 km). The venue is
about a 3-hour drive from here.
From Chandigarh Airport (180 km), it takes approximately 4.5 hours to reach the venue.
The nearest train station is the Joginder Nagar Railway Station (95 km) from where
it takes roughly 3 hours to reach Antharaah Nature Stay.
Mandi is an 8-hour drive from Delhi (411 km) in case you wish to travel by road. The city
is well connected to other cities in Himachal Pradesh and nearby states.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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, 17th March. 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 18th
up till late evening of 22nd March. You may plan to leave for your destination any
time before 11am on the 23rd.
What’s the accommodation like?
Antharaah Nature Stay is designed with modern architecture in a rustic environment
that makes for the perfect getaway to the wonders of Himachal Pradesh. Inside, there
are cosy nooks and crannies throughout the resort, where you can unwind with a book
or a hot beverage. Each bedroom is furnished with a comfy double bed with side tables
and ample storage space. Wood-panelled flooring here ensures that your room stays warm,
even on a cold night, while large glass windows bring in the first rays of sunlight
filtering through. The bedrooms are connected to balconies with coffee seating, thereby
keeping you spoilt for choice on where you want to relish your morning cuppa. The en
suite washrooms are tiled and fitted with western sanitary ware.
There will be a total of 14 attendees with 2 facilitators at the Retreat.
How many participants will there be in all?
14 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 84,200 + government taxes (only twin sharing option available).
For details on where your money goes and what’s included and what’s not,
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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.