Equanimity Retreat 2024

March 14-17 | St. Croix, US Virgin Island

Discover Upekkha: Your Path to Balance and Resilience.

In a world filled with chaos, maintaining equilibrium can be a challenge. Upekkha, the ancient Pali concept of equanimity, offers a guiding light. Join our retreat, where we’ll explore familiar values and practices to help you maintain balance in your life. Through a series of workshops and discussions, we’ll build a supportive community that empowers you to face daily challenges with vitality, mental toughness, and joy. Embrace movement, strength training, meditation, and workshops that nurture your resilience and awaken your durable, loving, creative, and innovative self. This is the retreat you’ve been seeking on your wellness journey, designed to replenish your spirit.

Featured Sessions

Finding Inner Peace by Embracing Discomfort

Delve into the paradoxical journey of finding inner peace through acceptance of discomfort. Through…

Infusing Delight and Joy into Your Life Plan

Dive into the art of intentional living as you craft a life plan infused with delight and joy….

Self-Awareness as a Superpower

Unleash the superhero within by harnessing the extraordinary potential of self-awareness. This…

Meet Our Facilitators

Elaine Porcher
Retreat Curator

Elaine Porcher is a seasoned leadership development pivot coach with a passion for guiding individuals and communities toward realizing their full potential. Armed with a wealth of knowledge and experience, Elaine specializes in fostering environments where humans flourish and step into their leadership with confidence.

Sayeeda Carter
Facilitator

Sayeeda Carter is a St. Croix, Virgin Islands-based teacher and theater artist. Carter is in her third decade as a public school educator and is passionate about getting students on their path to excellence. In addition to getting the privilege to occasionally act or direct (A Raisin in the Sun, Mountaintop, Blues for an Alabama Sky, Bee Luther Hatchie, and a Calico Cat: Colorful Callaloo), she also runs a social justice and theater-based company called ACT OUT ENSEMBLE: Theatre of the Oppressed Virgin Islands. Her ultimate goal is using acting and advocacy to contribute to the dismantling of inequitable systems and helping us ALL live more freely.

Single Occupancy

Price: $1,850 Per Person

Includes:

Registration for one Person
3 nights at the Feather Leaf Inn
Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Off Island Excursion
Specialty Cocktails
All Workshops
Daily Yoga
Daily Meditation
1 room – King Size Bed
 

Double Occupancy

Price: $1,350 Per Person

Includes:

Registration for one Person
3 nights at the Feather Leaf Inn
Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Off Island Excursion
Specialty Cocktails
All Workshops
Daily Yoga
Daily Meditation
1 room -2 Queen Beds
Roommate of your choice or assigned

About St. Croix

Escape to the breathtaking beauty of St. Croix, the Caribbean’s hidden gem. With its pristine beaches, crystal-clear turquoise waters, and lush tropical landscapes, St. Croix offers a paradise unlike any other. Immerse yourself in the vibrant culture, savor exquisite cuisine, and explore historical sites that will transport you to a bygone era. Whether you seek relaxation on the beach or thrilling adventures in the great outdoors, St. Croix has it all. Join us for an unforgettable retreat in this tropical paradise, where relaxation and rejuvenation await at every turn.

Feather Leaf Inn

Nestled in the serene embrace of St. Croix, Feather Leaf Inn is an idyllic haven for plant-based retreats, emphasizing rejuvenation and holistic wellness. Here, guests find a unique blend of health-focused tranquility and vibrant island life, perfect for those seeking to unwind and reconnect with nature. Experience the best of both worlds: a peaceful retreat that nourishes the body and an immersive island adventure that rejuvenates the soul.

Equanimity Retreat 2024

March 14-17 | St. Croix, US Virgin Island