A spiritual retreat with Icelandic nature adventure



The Sanctuary‘s vision is to be a spiritual retreat that offers a wide range of health and self-improvement classes aiming at rejuvenation and transforming the mind, body and spirit of its visitors. The Sanctuary serves as a cradle of contemplative tranquillity, providing an immersive education of health, spiritual well-being and self-development. It promotes ecological and sustainability driven resolutions. The transformational change within the participants' mind, body and spirit aims at encouraging a positive impact on the world.

Rejuvenation: Positive Impact – Transformation – Ecology




Beth-Shekinah Sanctuary‘s core values focus on the well-being of its visitors by inviting them into an open and welcoming community based on compassion and contemplation stemming from the monastic style of living.

Well-being: Compassion – Community – Contemplation



Teachers at Beth-Shekinah Sanctuary will offer their guidance in harmony with the vision, values and mission statements of the Sanctuary.They will always provide their guidance in a manner that inspire, motivate and empowers the retreat participants to discover their own path to life happiness.

Harmony: Inspire – Motivate – Empower



People of all faiths and no faith are coming to Beth-Shekinah Sanctuary because it is a place where you can “take a break” from the stress of daily life and it‘s worries. It‘s a sanctuary where you can relax your mind, revive your body and rejuvenate your spirit. At Beth-Shekinah you are invited to join in a monastic community life and participate in the daily lifestyle of the sanctuary. With its simplistic spiritual lifestyle and in an environment that inspires, motivate and empowers; you can rediscover life happiness through a daily practice consisting of spiritual lessons, contemplative prayer, meditation, health and nutrition, yoga, life coaching, leadership development, community activities and by experiencing Icelandic nature at the retreat and on weekly sightseeing tours. 



Contact us


Beth-Shekinah Sanctuary

Heimilisfang: Stórhöfði 15, 110 Reykjavík, Ísland

Address: Storhofdi 15

Zip/Post code: 110

Town: Reykjavik

County: RVIK

Country: Iceland

Sími/Tel: (+354) 770 2949

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