Wed, Aug 21 - Fri, Aug 23

Oceanfront Away Retreat in Playas, Tijuana
Post Summer Festival Away Retreat: Journey to Keajra

Join us for a profound experience of meditation retreat in a beautiful setting. Gen Lhadron will share the teachings from the summer festival and guide meditations on emptiness and Vajrayogini practice. Enjoy time together with senior practitioners with walks on the beach or relaxing in the pool.

Teachings on the Heart Sutra, Blissful Path and The Uncommon Yoga of Inconceivability. This special retreat is for Highest Yoga Tantra practitioners only.



$150 retreat fee
$50-$200 overnight accommodation fee for two nights (options below)

Onsite Accommodations

Private Single Room - $75/night **SOLD OUT**
One person in a room with a king or queen bed. Option to add a second person (two people sharing a bed) for an additional $25/night.

Shared Common Room - $25/night
Shared sleeping space in the common room. Attendees must bring a pillow, bedding, towel, and air mattress / sleeping pad.

Offsite Accommodations

Onsite private single rooms are sold out, but there is plenty of room for everyone at the retreat sessions if you are interested in renting an Airbnb nearby and carpooling with sangha. Our admin director Ismael ([email protected]) is familiar with the area and has offered to help with the rental search if anyone needs it.


Meals are not provided. Attendees will have access to a full kitchen and can pick up provisions at the local grocery store. There are also many restaurants close to the venue.

Retreat Venue

Private oceanfront condo in Playas, Tijuana. Physical address is Avenida del Pacifico 2651, Costa de Oro, Tijuana, Baja California 22506.

Retreat Schedule

Wednesday, Aug 21
Session 1 | 4-5:30pm
Session 2 | 8-9pm

Thursday, Aug 22
Session 3 | 7:30-8:45am
Session 4 | 10:45am-12pm
Session 5 | 1:30-2:30pm
Session 6 | 3:30-5pm

Friday, Aug 23
Session 7 | 7:30-8:45am
Session 8 | 10:45am-12pm
Session 9 | 1:30-2:30pm
Session 10 | 3:30-5pm

The retreat will conclude with dinner together at La Casa del Mole


Transportation is provided for onsite attendees. Cars will leave San Diego on Wednesday at 1:30pm. Cars will return to San Diego on Friday after dinner (estimated 1.5 hour to cross border).


Retreat Teacher

Gen Kelsang Lhadron is the Resident Teacher at Kadampa Meditation Center San Diego. Gen Lhadron's sincere teachings are presented with humor and practical examples that make them accessible to everyone. Through her kindness and enthusiasm for meditation practice, she provides an inspiring example of a modern Buddhist practitioner for our society.