The Weekend Residential Retreat at Vasanta Vihar, KFI, Chennai

The Retreats are held at Vasanta Vihar, which was Krishnamurti’s home in India. It has a library (The Study) with a vast collection of Krishnamurti books, audio and video tapes, a  guest house with facilities for stay and food, and a bookstore, all set in an atmosphere of solitude and silence.

The Retreat begins with an introductory programme at 6 p.m. on Friday. Please check in between 2:00 pm and 5.30 pm.

Participants especially those coming from outstation are welcome to stay a few days more, either before or after the Retreat, if they so wish. The number of participants in the Retreats will be restricted to about 15.

Kindly avoid last-minute cancellations and inform us at least 3 days in advance to enable us to accommodate others on our waiting list.

RETREAT FEE: INR 1500

This includes accommodation, food, study material, and use of the library for two days

Payment can be made on arrival or anytime during the course of the retreat

Payment for staying for more days, before or after the Retreat, will be Rs. 750  per  day.

GUIDELINES FOR GUESTS

Be punctual for all our programmes and meals—do not keep others waiting.

Use cell phones only in your rooms, and not in The Study, Retreat venues, Dining Hall, and other common areas on the campus.

Lock your room, and do not leave your passport, cash, and other valuables lying around.

Do not wear inappropriate clothes such as shorts or mini-skirts outside your room.

Do not leave lights, water heaters, and fans on when you are not using them.

Refrain from non-vegetarian food, cigarettes, alcohol, and drugs.

For any other details please contact:

The Study
Krishnamurti Foundation India
Vasanta Vihar,
124 & 126 Greenways Road,
R.A. Puram,
Chennai – 600 028.
Tel: 24937803 / 24937596