Annual Retreat – 25th Anniversary Celebration

COVID 19 Update: Postponed until June 4-6, 2021

The health and safety of all is of the utmost importance to the SOYA family. We have decided to postpone the event to June 4-6, 2021. All of us at SOYA send our love and thanks for your patience in this. Let us pray for the health of the world and all the beings in it. Loka Samasta Sukhino Bhavantu.

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Special Announcement

A GIFT from Lorin and Camille: For those of you who remain registered with SOYA for the retreat until June 2021, Dr. Lorin Roche and Camille Maurine have generously offered to hold a few live online meditations for you. We will be sending you the dates, times and links to access these special events.

Tuition for Yoga Retreat

$325 + gst including a copy of The Radiance Sutras, and a 25th Anniversary T-Shirt.
  • A non-refundable deposit of $108.95 will be processed at the time of registration to hold your spot, with payment in full required by April 16th.
  • April 16th is the last day for any refunds.
  • Meals and rooms/camping available.
  • Directions and what to bring PDF

Event Details

The SOYA Annual Retreat is June 4-6, 2021 where we celebrate 25 years of bringing authentic yoga teachings to you. The retreat is held at Sorrento Centre in Sorrento, BC.

To honour this great event, we welcome Dr. Lorin Roche, PhD and his wife Camille Maurine from California in the theme of Meditating in the Body of Love.

Dr. Lorin Roche will reveal for us the Vijnana Bhairava Tantra, an ancient scripture beautifully rooted in love. Dr. Roche shares his interpretation of this text through his book The Radiance Sutras. He is on the frontline as a meditation teacher awakening consciousness everywhere, in all places, in all times.

His wife Camille Maurine is a meditation mentor, dancer and writer, internationally renowned for her integrative energy practices. She is the author of Meditation Secrets for Women and Meditation 24/7.

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Location

The SOYA Retreat is held at Sorrento Centre, 1159 Passchendaele Rd, Sorrento, BC. The main hall is across the road at Sorrento Memorial Hall. Sorrento is located on the TransCanada Highway 20 minutes west of Salmon Arm and 45 minutes east of Kamloops.

Travel

Flights: Various airlines including Westjet fly into Kelowna AND Kamloops. Airport Transportation: Call Sorrento Centre for information on a local airport shuttle from Kamloops. 250-675-2421 (Toll Free 866-694-2409) or email registrar@sorrento-centre.bc.ca.

Driving: Sorrento is 147 km North West of Kelowna, and 80 km East of Kamloops.

Accommodations

Rooms, camping, and meals are reserved directly with Sorrento Centre or alternate locations. You can reserve your room online from Jan 4th onward at this link – Book Online.

For assistance, call 250-675-2421 (Toll Free 866-694-2409) or email registrar@sorrento-centre.bc.ca. Alternative accommodations are described below.

Lodges: All rooms have private bathrooms, linens and towels provided. Single rooms with a single bed ($74/night). Shared rooms with a double and a single bed ($99/night for two). Suites with a king or queen bed, hide-a-bed, a stove and small fridge ($139/night for two, $19 for third person).

Cabanas: What a deal! If you are looking for an economical alternative for accommodation, share a Cabana! Sorrento Centre will have a list of people wanting to share for $23/night. These small cottages are an alternative to camping, with 5 beds per cabin. Bring your own linens and cooking supplies. No running water – use the campground washrooms and showers. Pets allowed for $10 per night.

Camping -Tent and RV: RV sites with full hookups ($45/night), partial hookups ($35/night), and tenting sites ($28/night). Basic campground washrooms and showers are available. There are no cooking facilities in the campgrounds so bring your own stoves, etc. Pets allowed for $5 per night.

Meals at Sorrento Centre

Delicious vegetarian meals made from fresh vegetables from the Sorrento Centre farm! Many dietary needs are accommodated by a loving staff! Breakfast $11, Lunches $13, Dinner $19. Meals must be booked in advance – to reserve see details above. Can’t remember if you booked your meals? Call 250-675-2421. Meals must be reserved in advance.

Alternative accommodations

Within walking distance of Sorrento Centre

– Shuswap Lake Motel – up until mid March it is best to make your reservation by phone or email. info@shuswaplakemotel.com or call at (250) 675-2420. Toll Free 1-888-587-0514. Their online reservation system will not be up until spring. Visit Website

– The Sorrento Inn call 250-675-2885 

– Maples B&B call (250) 675-2433 

Accommodations a 10 minute drive away:

– Selah Retreat B&B Visit Website

– Quaaout Lodge Visit Website

– One Bay Away B&B. 25 minute drive but can commute to the retreat with the owner. Such a sweet suite on the lake, you will want to stay longer! email wendewinn1@gmail.com call 250-803-8383 to book privately for reduced rate.

– Squilax HI Hostel (renovated train cars) Email: shuswap@hihostels.ca

 

Meet Your Instructors

Dr. Lorin Roche & Camille Maurine

Dr. Lorin Roche will reveal for us the Vijnana Bhairava Tantra, an ancient scripture beautifully rooted in love. Dr. Roche shares his interpretation of this text through his book The Radiance Sutras. He is on the frontline as a meditation teacher awakening consciousness everywhere, in all places, in all times.

His wife Camille Maurine is a meditation mentor, dancer and writer, internationally renowned for her integrative energy practices. She is the author of Meditation Secrets for Women and Meditation 24/7.

Do you have additional questions?

Soya Yoga Teacher Training has been training for over 25 years, we’ve seen alot. We’d be more than happy to discuss your goals. Please contact us if you have any questions about any of our programs.