SAI-LENT Retreat in Florida

Dear Center Presidents and Group Leaders,

Please see the below invitation from the Ft. Lauderdale Sai Center.  This retreat is an excellent opportunity for self-reflection, relaxation and recharging in a beautiful natural scenic setting. Dr. Sadanand is an outstanding Sai Servant and role model who will help inspire and focus our spiritual practice.  (Increased flexibility for registration for partial dates and outside rooms has been updated below.)

Om Sri Sairam

The Sathya Sai Baba Center of Fort Lauderdale

lovingly invites all to a:

 

SAI-LENT RETREAT

THEME – “Surrender”

Labor Day Weekend 2018

Friday, August 31st – Sunday, September 2nd

Riverside Camp – Labelle, Florida

“Silence is the speech of the spiritual seeker. Silence is the only language of the realized… 

The very first spiritual practice one must adopt is the cultivation of inner silence… ”

–  Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba

The weekend retreat of “SAI-lence” provides a rare opportunity to look within in an atmosphere surrounded by nature, with devotional singing, an inspiring speaker, meditation, yoga, individual sadhana and silent-service opportunities.

We are excited to announce the retreat’s keynote speaker, Dr. Venkat Sadanand, who is a Neurosurgeon, NASA Engineer and Chair of the Sathya Sai International Organization IT Committee. Dr. Sadanand has spoken in Sathya Sai Centers worldwide and will be speaking in our area for the first time. Please don’t miss this wonderful opportunity!

Location:
Riverside Camp
7305 County Road 78, LaBelle Florida 33935

Website:
sailentretreat.com
Registration:
Register Now – Limited spots available! Attendees must be ages 13 or older. For children under 13 years of age who can maintain silence and would like to attend please e-mail sailentretreat@gmail.com.

Registration Deadline is extended to August 17th!

Cost and Accommodations:

Stay Onsite: We strongly encourage you to stay on site to get the complete SAI-lence experience

Full retreat – $150 per person – includes retreat attendance and activities, 2 nights with bunk bed accommodations, 5 meals

Stay Offsite: Arrange your own accommodations

Full Retreat – $100 per person –  includes retreat attendance and activities, 5 meals

Saturday Only – $50 per person – includes retreat attendance and activities, 3 meals

Hotels:

Comfort Inn

4171 Boatways Road, Fort Myers, FL, 33905

Phone: 239-694-9200

Approximately 22 min to Riverside, 17.5 miles

Microtel Inn and Suites

1320 Business Way, Lehigh Acres, FL, 33936

Phone: 239-217-6757

Approximately 26 min to Riverside,16.6 miles

Rivers Edge Motel

285 Old County Road 78 LaBelle, FL 33935

Phone: 863-675.6062

Approximately 14 min to Riverside, 9.5 miles

LaBelle Motel

170 West Hickpochee Ave, La Belle, FL 33935

Phone: 863-675-2971

Approximately 12 min to Riverside, 8.4 miles

Contact:

sailentretreat@gmail.com – Chris Ramdath (954) 520-4488 – Dipraj Ramdath (954) 552-5911