Bali

Bali

It is impossible to visit the enchanting island without being aware of the devotion the Balinese show every day in the practice of their religion. With its roots in Indian Hinduism, Bali-Hinduism is a blend of that, Buddhist philosophy, and elements of Animism as well. Made Surya, the son of… Read more »

5 Days

Bali

Ubud

Jan. 27-31, 2018 and July 23-27, 2018 There has been a strong, dynamic and extended movement in western culture to explore traditional medicine from many ancient cultures which received momentum in the early 1970’s. The study of Asian medicine has been in the forefront of this movement, particularly Chinese acupuncture,… Read more »

Bali

Munduk, Candi Dasa, Ubud

March 14-16, 2018 The Bali-Hindu calendar is on a 210 day cycle, which is over-laid on the Gregorian calendar for the purpose of efficiency, but what happens at one time one year, might be different the next. In March 2018 this major ritual will take place over four days. This… Read more »

14 Days

Bali

Ubud

• 2 weeks, July 22-Aug. 5, 2018 The small island of Bali first lepted to world attention in the 1920’s and 30’s, when a handful of adventurous artists from northern Europe set sail for the Dutch East Indies to investigate stories of an amazing Hindu-culture where art and life intermingled… Read more »

13 Days

Bali

Candi Dasa, Ubud, Munduk, Pemuteran

Trekking, Snorkeling, Rafting Aug. 3 – 17, 2017 Health and fitness are elements too often neglected in our everyday lives. The itinerary of this trip includes physical recreation in a paradise setting nearly every day, allowing participants to expand their bodies, minds, and spirits, in an environment that nurtures all… Read more »

14 Days

Bali

Ubud

Aug. 22 – Sept. 3, 2017 This trip offers an in-depth excursion into the culture of Bali through the eyes of the Balinese, for those who wish to observe, appreciate, and experience traditional healing methods, at the same time enhancing their own health with traditional massage. There has been a… Read more »

June 15 – 28, 2018 Bali is famous for its stunning physical beauty, rich spiritual life, and gracious hospitality. It’s a lush, emerald gem of an island full of majestic volcanoes and terraced rice fields that spill gently into an azure sea. Bali’s rich cultural heritage and deep reverence for… Read more »

If you’d like to take an adventurous, creative vacation, exploring one of the most beautiful, welcoming, deeply spiritual places on earth, join master teacher Laura Davis and a supportive community of fellow writers for a transformative journey you’ll never forget. ….. Next July, this could be you . . …. Read more »

Aug. 18-30, 2018 Bali is only one of more than 17,000 islands in Indonesia – the fourth most populous nation in the world. But this island, currently enjoying an artistic renaissance, must be one of the world’s loveliest.  It is rich in dramatic scenery, ancient temples, and graceful people. An… Read more »