On the first Monday of each month, begins a 10 day cleansing retreat. Arrival is from 10 h til 14h at the village centre in PARADISE. After settling into your rooms and a possible light refreshment of local fruits, juice or tea, we will take a short walk around the cultivated part of PARADISE which will be followed by a first cleansing with “ aje".Evening activity Yoga and guided meditationLearn More
Pre-requisite: Retreat or previous experience with ayahuasca/ plant diets. Short term diets are from one to three months and can begun on the first day of each month except December where we offer no diets. All food preparation is salt, sugar and spice free. No substances, soaps, lotions, oils, toothpaste, perfume with the exception of organic ones during ceremonies. Clothes will be laundered but soap free. All meals are in the seclusion of your tomba. There is a strict no talking, touching, reading, electronics rules. Short walks are allowed During week one, there will be intensive use of oje, plant and steam baths. Preparation of personal ayahuasca which will be cooked to include your diet plant. Picking and preparation of your diet plant and four ceremonies. In the following weeks, participation in two ceremonies per week are possible but not mandatory. Except for the final closing of the diet ceremony. A begun diet cannot be prolonged yet it can be closed earlier providing it is done within the framework of a ceremony. Price 1800 € / month Max 11 dieters capacity.Learn More
Pre- requisite: three month diet Duration: 6 months to five years These are in an isolated part of the property and for people who plan to work as a plant healer or ayahuascero. All food preparation is salt, sugar and spice free. No substances, soaps, lotions, oils, toothpaste, perfume with the exception of organic ones during ceremonies. Clothes will be laundered but soap free. All meals are in the seclusion of your tomba. There is a strict no talking, touching, reading, electronics rules. Short walks are allowed. Price: as our interest is to teach and train people in a traditional manner in order to insure a continuation of qualified healers, there will be no payment for these diets.
The property is closed to visitors during retreat dates ( the first 11 days of each month and the entire month of December. There is a minimal stay of two nights in the Comfy House. All meals will be served in the dining area. After a guided tour of the community, they are welcome to roam around excluding the areas designated for dieters and school. Visitors staying longer than two nights will eat their evening meal with the community. Price: 50 € / night and includes all meals
Some behaviors and responsibilities we expect from volunteers include: – Keep your room clean and organized – Participate in cleaning the volunteers’ house – Participation in meal preparation on – Have motivation, disposition and initiative – Be punctual and respect schedules – Respect all members of the communityLearn More