A place in the midst of nature, surrounded
by the hills called “Sierra de las animas” translated
as “hills of the Souls” a place renowned for its
vibrant and peaceful energy as well as clean nature, in the
district of Maldonado, Uruguay, at 27 miles distance form
the ocean beaches.
Being conveniently away from the agitation
and noise of the city, El Silencio
offers a refuge of peace for those who wish to:
• Learn or deep on their spiritual
practices, yoga and meditation.
• Immerse themselves in deeper studies of philosophical
and spiritual topics (plain living-high thinking)
• Enjoy a life of simplicity and tranquility, in harmony,
respect and communion with nature.
• Getting out of the noisy, stressful and competitive
environment of modern city life, to tune with their inner
Self and with the elements of nature to go trough a process
of healing of body, mind and emotions.
offers retreats and teach different kind of courses, based
on the yoga-vedanta classic tradition, through the direct
lineaje of Swami Sivananda and Swami Vishnudevananda.
So far, and for 2011 we are open to the
public only a few months during the year, but we are planning
to add more activities, eventually all year around in the
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