The Center For Higher Knowledge



unique Spiritual Retreats
 with yoga, meditation, therapies & spiritual guidance

  Patnem beach south Goa, India 2017/2018

customized retreats
 choose you own dates & duration
 come alone, with your partner, friend, family or a group 
available from december 2017 - mid march 2018

A uni
que experience with a complete spiritual teaching

Give yourself a life changing gift.

The Center For Higher Knowledge - Tanya and Michael Aprile are pleased to invite you to their unique spiritual yoga retreats with two spiritual masters! 

for season 2016/2017 costumized personalized retreats are available.

They welcome you to the land of yoga and spirituality itself – their home away from home Goa India!!

Their retreats gives time just for you & your inner growth. Where focus is on your evolution, regaining energy & breaking old habits. Where you will learn to see your self and the world a new. This is a journey back to your heart.

Tanya is a channel of God - healer, clairvoyant, yoga and meditation master. With her being close to God she lifts you through your inner journey with lightness, deep knowledge, and compassion.

Michael is a master of the arch-angel. being close to his energy you will be taken into the truth of the spiritual knowledge. He will guide you With his strength, power, and encouragement.

together they will show you the straight way into the spiritual path. 

Tanya and Michael are creating the ideal atmosphere for a small group experience, where you all can get to know each other, and truly connect. This is a trip of self-discovery, purpose and adventure.

 Everything has been arranged for you - just come and enjoy

are you traveling alone, our retreats are perfect for you
for families as well it is an ideal retreat destinaton
non participants/travel companions are also most welcome - please contact us for availability & price.

patnem/palolem beach goa, India

Goa is a little paradise in india located on the south west coast by the sea. 

Goa is an unique retreat destination, because you find the deep spiritual energy combined with all the best of India..

Goa has an amazing nature with many beautiful beaches.

it has been a Portuguese colony and today you will still see a lot of the Portuguese architecture and as well many Christians churches.

patnem/palolem beaches are located in the South of Goa surrounded by the amazing nature and mountains.

Meet the warm hearted goan people, discover the indian culture, taste all the great Indian food and of course relax in the beautiful nature & beaches.

you can spend hours just looking at the amazing sunrises & sun sets and swim in the sea,. there are as well many cafes where you can find a cozy shady place and relax..,

There are plenty massage centres where you can try out the famous ayurvedic massages... we will recommnd you the best ones.

Patnem/palolem and the surroundings offers you as well small shops where you can buy everything that your heart is dreaming of from local indian spices, beauty ayurvedic products, to jewels, buddhas, clothes etc


We have our selves traveled around in many parts of india for our spiritual studies,. we always returned to Patnem/palolem beaches. beacuse of its unique energy.

as well it was here we met each other and our lovestory started. its a pleasure and naturally for us to invite you to our home away from home!

from December to april the weather is wonderful - warm, sunny, dry and with summer temperatures.


Your retreat will take place at the beautiful Home Beach Resort on Patnem Beach. They welcome you to quiet moments in a spiritual calm atmosphere.This is indeed a little paradise. They have chosen this place among many other reasons, because Home Resort has a unique calm energy. Its location is magical and so peaceful right on the beach.

They are pleased to invite you to your own teachings, yoga right on the beach in front of the sea and dolphin:-). The therapis will take place at the therapy center at Home Beach Resort, and Swaastha home spa located next to Home beach resort.

You will be accommodated in double rooms, or private room of your wish. The rooms at Home Beach Resort are beautiful decorated with attached bathrooms and their own terrace.

The restaurant offers delicious food inspired of European dishes and standard dishes, and here as well you can meet many lovely people.

The resort is right on the beach, two steps away from the sea where you can have lovely swims in the refreshing water, enjoying stunning sunrises and sunsets. You will fall asleep to the sound of waves. Wake up in the morning to the quietness of Patnem.

All this is given to you with deep spiritual guidance, amazing massages and therapies to go deeper into your soul path.


During this retreat, you will be served a wonderful vegetarian breakfast after morning yoga class with freshly pressed juice, fresh fruit, yoghurt, musli, and masala chai or herbal tea.

The beach front restaurant of Home Beach Resort is open from 8:30 a.m. until 9:30 p.m., serving highly delicious food also with a European touch. Salads, pastas, hummus, panini, home made bread, cakes, cappuccino, latte, etc. In the high season and peak season, they are also open at night for dinner. Daily specials are available offering a range of dishes to cater to customers of all tastes and health requirements. The juice bar offers the most extensive range of juices, organic wherever available, in the area.The restaurant offers delicious vegetarian and vegan food inspired of European dishes and standard dishes, and here as well you can meet many lovely people.

Since there as well are so many delicious restaurants on the beaches, we decided to give you more freedom in your lunch & dinner options and let you select your favorite spots, in order to enjoy the authentic indian/goan cuisine in the place of your choice. We'll provide you with a list of our favourite restaurants upon arrival 

What is Spirituality

Spirituality is in its essence a huge energy that contains infinite love, wisdom about everyone and everything, ultimate peace & freedom. Everyone and everything is a part of that huge energy - everyone is connected - all are one. Spirituality is about to walk the path back within our selves to rediscover that energy - to find the origins of balance and love within our hearts. That huge energy has been throughout the centuries named in many ways as e.g. The universal power, the universe, the universal energy, the light, the source, the God energy or simply God. The essence of all the religions are based on the truth of that energy . The problem of the world today is that the truth has been misused and then mislead people into a false believe- system. Tanya and Michael are here... as others to help the world and humanity to find back to God within our hearts.

                                            spiritual yoga

We are pleased to invite you to our yoga classes, where Tanya will teach you in yoga and meditation

In the yoga teaching the goal is to help and guide the student to reach higher levels of consciousness.
we pass you the essence of the yoga philosophy - how to walk the spiritual path and use yoga & meditation as a tool for this.

Everbody can participate to the teachings - no matter what level you are on. 
Tanya is as well offering yoga for pregant women and after birth yoga. 
The yoga class is always combined with the deep practice of meditation, healing, and spiritual guidance. 
Tanya will be using her capacities as a clairvoyant & healer, being a channel of The GOD energy in the yoga teaching. Therfore you will receive a strong healing and transformation energy throughout the classes. 

she is channeling the messages, the knowledge and the healing energy that God is giving her.



Meditation is the way to reach the absolute balance in body, mind & heart. 

In the stillness within you find everything. 

Meditation is the way to God. 

By practicing steady with deep prayers, the goal can be reached.

we are happy to guide you on this journey within your heart.

Customised personal retreat packages 
starts from 2 nights/3 days - ask our fee to include more days & teacahings

included in the retreat package price

  • 2 nights accommodation
  • delicious vegetarian breakfast after your  morning yoga
  • 2 morning spiritual yoga/meditation classes 
  • 2 afternoon spiritual yoga/meditation classes 
  • 1 diet/health cass
  • 1 reiki healing session
  • welcome drink


1 person - Private room€ 800

2 person - Double room: € 1300

Explore our website and read more about our different teachings 

You can add  our teachings to make yoru retreat package  more complete

Our spiritual teachings are given through: :

click on the links below

spiritual yoga  meditation  reiki healing 


clairvoyance-healing-therapy session

diet-health-detox consultancy  The hidden reality  

thermal water de-stress 

tantra lectures  dance therapy

Not Included in the retreat packages 

Flight Ticket, Airport transfers - can be arranged. read below, Private sessions with healing&clairvoyance, private yoga & meditation classes, diet/health consultancy, holistic spa treatments & massages 
Passport and Visa fees for India, Travel insurance and Medical Emergency, taxi pick uP, lunch & Dinner 
Due to different unexpected situations and cancellations outside The Center For Higher Knowledge's control, we reserve the right to make changes to the program.

practical information


ATM/banking nearby
Currency exchange nearby
Scooter rental nearby
Shops nearby
Tour assistance nearby
laundry service nearby

How to get there

Arrival by airplane Please arrive at Goa International Airport (GOI) also known as Dabolim Airport. You can fly directly from Europe, UK, and USA with Qatar Airways. 

The airport transfer is not included. However, we are happy to arrange taxi pickup for you. Just let us know. 

The average price is around 30 Euro one way.

Cafés nearby
Restaurants nearby
Night club nearby with headphone parties
Passport/visa - currency

Please ensure that you have a valid passport and apply for an India tourist visa before you arrive. 

Visa application is easy and normally takes a maximum of 5 working days.

you need indian rupess for paying in india. You can e.g bring travel checks, or take our cash in the atms around in the country.

Travel insurance info
We strongly recommended that you have your own travel insurance to cover any loss or injury,

including repatriation if necessary.

terms of payment

The booking deposit is 30% of the total amount (non refundable).

the balance (70 %) is due within 8 weeks prior to arrival. 

For bookings done after 8 weeks before arrival, the total amount has to be paid.

Payment methods: Bank wire transfer & paypal

Cancellation policy

If You cancel

up to 10 weeks before the retreat starts:

100% refund, minus the deposit.
between 8 to 10 weeks before the retreat starts:

50% refund, minus the deposit.
8 to 0 weeks before the retreat starts:
0% refund will be given.

If The Center For Higher Knowledge Cancel:

If a cancellation is being done by us, the full amount of your money will be paid back to you.



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dance therapy

            private session with healing & clairvoyance

                           diet & health consultancy  

                                       about us      

we look forward to see you!