Attending a women’s healing and spiritual retreat has many benefits and meeting like-minded women will be one of the best and longest lasting rewards for attending.
You will meet women of all types, ages, backgrounds and walks of life and you will all have been drawn to this retreat for largely the same reasons, for personal growth, spiritualism, rejuvenation and healing. These women are usually in the same situation as you are, looking for the same support and solutions. Sharing your stories, experiences and ideas with them will enhance your understanding and perspective of others. You will inspire them and they will inspire you.
Understanding others helps us understand ourselves at a spiritual level. We then open our hearts and are more accepting of others. This acceptance gives us the compassion and empathy that is sometimes needed to deal with different people in our everyday lives. You will overcome your fear of dealing with people outside your normal circle of friends. It empowers us as women when we interact, connect and bond with women outside our group of peers that are on the same path of evolving as we are, that understand us and what we desire. Often all we want is to be heard and at these retreats there are many opportunities for sharing, healing and letting go of what has been holding us back.
Through acceptance, we become more loving, gentle, generous, open-hearted, compassionate, patient and genuine with others as well as with ourselves. We become less focused on what is wrong in our life and are able to experience gratitude for all that is right so we can begin to cherish ourselves and others.
At a women’s healing and spiritual retreat, you will meet individuals with similar interests. You have a chance to make friends with women from around the world who often become friends for a lifetime.
“A sister is one who reaches for your hand and touches your heart.” (unknown)