Invites you to a unique, residential, in-person,
6-day retreat that will take you on a


At the World Unity Centre, Srinagar, Kashmir, India

Registrations for the May 2023 JTSM event are now closed.
Kindly write to us at [email protected] if you wish to join the next cycle in September/October 2023. Thank you.

From Sunday, April 30, 2023 (check in) to Saturday, May 06, 2023 (check out)

What Will be Covered?

The retreat will focus on a number of critical themes that contribute to personal mastery. These would include (but not be limited to) self-awareness, self-regulation, the principles of inner and outer transformation, emotional and spiritual intelligence, communication and interactional excellence, accountability, problem-solving, purposeful working, collaboration and influencing. As also, getting results, decision-making, mental wellness and resilience;

What will be the Process?

The Journey to Self-Mastery (JTSM) is an interactive, joyful, group process of self-discovery and collaborative learning. JTSM is an endeavour for individuals to come together as a vibrant gathering, and learn from the vast and varied experiences and gifts of all those participating. The process of collaborative learning is underpinned on a wholesome interaction among the participants, with each one being accountable for their own learning and growth through insights derived from the group’s perspectives.

Accordingly, there will be a combination of group sessions (indoors and outdoors), visits to places of high spiritual energy (in and around Srinagar), meditation, team-games to strengthen learning, music, enjoyment and fun. The learnings will be facilitated by experienced trainers/facilitators, apart from the participants themselves.

For Whom?

JTSM is open to all people above the age of 21 years, but a cohort of 12-15 people will be selected for participation on the basis of their applications made online, at the link specified below. To know more about JTSM and to apply, visit The deadline for receiving applications online is Tuesday, February 21, 2023.

How Should One Apply and What’s the deadline?

Those interested in joining the JTSM are required to fill in the application form available here. Responses to the questions in the application form, including the short paragraphs about oneself that are to be written, will be the basis for selection. Those selected will be intimated not later than Saturday, March 11, 2023.

What Will be the Criteria for Selection?

The criteria for selection will be two-fold:

  1. The reasons why an applicant wishes to participate in the collaborative learning process, and
  2. The cogent ideas by which the applicant wishes to apply any new learnings for one’s own betterment and that of society

What are some of the Important Dates?

Applications will need to be submitted online not later than Tuesday, February 21, 2023. Those selected for the program will be intimated not later than Wednesday, March 11, 2023. Selected participants will need to make the full payment for the retreat by NEFT/IMPS into the Foundation’s bank account by Wednesday, March 18, 2023. Travel arrangements to the venue and back will have to be made by the participants on their own. Participants need to be at the World Unity Centre, Srinagar, by 6:00 pm on Sunday, April 30, 2023. On the completion of the program, participants may check out on Saturday, May 06, 2023.

Accommodation, Board and Learning Materials

The selected participants for the JTSM will be put up in twin-sharing accommodation at the elegant World Unity Centre, Srinagar, Kashmir, India, located at the foot-hills of Shankaracharya Hill, and within walking distance to the Dal Lake. For the duration of the JTSM Retreat, the participants will be provided full board – comprising breakfast, vegetarian lunch and dinner, and refreshments. Learning materials, as required, will also be provided during the retreat. Any trips by car/Tavera/Innova to locations in and around Srinagar, as a part of the JTSM program, will also be provided by the Foundation.

What are the Charges for the JTSM? What About Refunds?

There is a charge that every participant who is selected for the journey will have to pay upfront (in advance of the JTSM) and not later than Saturday, March 18, 2023, to cover the board, lodging at the World Unity Centre, short-trips around Srinagar, and the cost of the learning materials, for the duration of the six-day retreat. The payment is fully refundable till Saturday, April 15, 2023. Any cancellations thereafter will attract a 10% processing charge that will be deducted before making the refund.

Quantum of Payment to cover Board, Lodging, Trips and Learning Materials

The full payment for the six-day JTSM retreat would be INR25,000/- (Indian Rupees twenty-five thousand only, all inclusive). The manner of payment will be communicated to all those selected in the detailed email that will be sent to them.

Where Can I get More Information on the JTSM and the World Unity Centre?

Additional information on the Journey to Self-Mastery will be available at this website. You can also view pictures of the World Unity Centre here. For any other queries, drop an email at – [email protected] with the subject “JTSM”

Have Questions? Email us.