A Weekend of SIDDHA YOGA Study and Practice for Young People 2024

Siddha Yoga Ashram in Sydney

Friday 29 March - Monday 1 April 2024

Participate in a weekend of study and practice designed especially for young people on the beautiful grounds of the Siddha Yoga Ashram in Sydney. It is the perfect opportunity for young people to spend a full weekend immersing themselves in the teachings and practices of the Siddha Yoga path.

Siddha Yogis and new seekers (ages 13 – 30) from around Australia, New Zealand and all around the world are warmly invited to participate. There are no prerequisites for attending this event. All participants age 13-17 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. The event will be in English only.


Registration

What is included?

Registration for this event includes 

  • accommodation for three nights in the Siddha Yoga Ashram in Sydney
  • vegetarian meals from Friday dinner to Monday breakfast (3 dinners, 2 lunches and 3 breakfasts)
  • morning and afternoon tea (with snacks)
  • two Hatha Yoga classes (for participants only)
  • linen hire.


What are the costs?

There are different packages for different age groups:

  • Kishors* (age 13 to 17) 
  • Yuvas (age 18 to 24)
  • Young Adults (age 25 - 30)
  • Residential Sevites (including parents or guardians)

  • $260
  • $260
  • $325
  • $290

* All Kishors (age 13-17) must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. 


When is payment due?

Early registration is encouraged to support your preparation and to take advantage of the most economical flights if you need to travel. 

  • Registration for this event closes on 15 March
  • During February, you can secure your place by paying a deposit ($50 for young people 13 to 24; $100 for adults). 
  • Full payment is due by 15 March.
  • Refund policy for this event: Deposits are fully refundable until the end of February.  For cancellations received more than 5 days prior to the start of the event, the refund would be 90% of the pre-paid package cost. For cancellations received 5 days or less prior to the start of the event, the refund would be 50% of the pre-paid package cost.


Extend your Stay?
There is an opportunity to extend your stay by a maximum of one day prior to the start (i.e. arriving on Thursday 28 March) and/or upto three days after the weekend (i.e. departing no later than midday on Thursday 4 April). If you wish to take advantage of this opportunity, please book this when you register for one of the weekend packages. 
NOTE: these additional nights are self-reliant (i.e. there are no meals catered).

Stay for one or more additional nights (accommodation only) 
  • Young people (13 to 24):  $30 per night
  • Adults (25 and above): $45 per night 


How do I register?

Click 'Book Now' button below to choose the package you want, to complete the registration form and to make your payment. 


Important Note

Please read the Siddha Yoga Foundation (SYF) commitment to Child Safety statement by clicking on the button above.


For this event, SYF requires all Australian adults attending, that is young adult participants (ages 18 to 30), participating parents or guardians, and all sevites, to hold a current Working with Children Check (WWCC), issued by the state or territory in which they normally reside. If you do not already hold a WWCC, please lodge your application for one before the end of February.


All Kishors (age 13-17) must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. 

Please contact  taruna.poshana.events@siddhayoga.org.au if you have any questions related to this event, 

You can apply for a WWCC online by clicking on the relevant link below:

State

Website

Cost for Volunteer

Victoria

applyonline

free

NSW

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free

ACT

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free

Queensland

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free

Western Australia

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$11

SA

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free

Tasmania

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$21.36

NT

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$8