Om Shanti Retreat Centre (ORC)
An Oasis of Peace

The Om Shanti Retreat Centre (ORC), is a unique learning centre of the Brahma Kumaris, that provides higher education in the art of living as well as training. It was inaugurated by the then Honorable President of India Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, on 19th April, 2003.

The retreat centre is spread in over 28-acre and is situated in peaceful, sylvan surroundings, 60 kilometers from the hustle and bustle of the national capital, New Delhi, in Gurgaon district of Haryana. Equipped with ultra-modern facilities for learning and rejuvenation, the centre has several departments are in place for its smooth functioning.

The centre aims at developing a holistic personality of individuals by empowering them to inculcate higher order values of life and providing the training in Rajyoga Meditation. This naturally improves the functioning of institutions in which they work. ORC is a recognized Regional Resources Centre of Union HRD Ministry for Education in Human Values.





Brahma Kumaris

Prajapita Brahma Kumaris Ishwariya Vishwa Vidyalaya (Brahma Kumaris) established in 1936 is an international organization with headquarters in Mt. Abu with a worldwide network of over 8500 branches across 138 countries. It is also an NGO of United Nations with consultative status in ECOSOC & UNICEF. The Institution is working at all levels of the society to bring about positive changes in the lives of people by offering educational programs in moral and spiritual values aimed at creating a greater awareness of the worth and dignity of a human being.

Aim & Objectives
  • To help people maintain a good life-work balance through the effective technique of meditation.

  • To help people rediscover their true inner potentials and strengths and to maximize them for enhanced productivity.

  • To help people develop a positive attitude enriching life experience in personal and professional domain.

  • To help people lead a stress free life by increasing their ability to cope with challenging work situations.

Events
  • National Integration Camp

    Delhi

    21, Sep, 2016
  • National Integration Camp

    04, Sep, 2016
  • Spiritual Wisdom for Social Transformation - Retreat for Social Leaders

    11, Sep, 2016
  • Rajyog Shivir

    10, Sep, 2016
  • Travel for Peace and Development

    01, Oct, 2016
  • National Integration Camp

    16, Oct, 2016
  • Rajyog Shivir

    08, Oct, 2016
  • Residential Meditation Course - Beginners

    21, Oct, 2016
  • Education For Quality of Life

    26, Nov, 2016
  • Spirituality for Just & Peaceful Society – Jurists Conference

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre

    12, Nov, 2016
  • “Spectrum of Spirituality” – A Holistic Approach in Research

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre

    19, Nov, 2016
  • “Celebrating Life” – Retreat for IT Professionals

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre, Gurugram

    26, Nov, 2016
  • NATIONAL INTEGRATION CAMP

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre

    13, Nov, 2016
  • Experiencing Wonders of Silence

    Suncity International School, Suncity, Golf Course Road, Sector 54, Gurgaon

    11, Nov, 2016
  • Exploring Mind Power - Exploring Wonders of Silence

    Suncity International School, Suncity, Golf Course Road, Sector 54, Gurgaon

    11, Nov, 2016
  • Facing Challenges of Time - Program for Businessmen

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre

    20, Nov, 2016
  • World Meditation Hour

    Gurgaon

    20, Nov, 2016
  • Reviving Relationships

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre, NH – 8 Bilaspur Chowk, Bahora Kalan, Pataudi Road, Dist: Gurgaon

    11, Dec, 2016
  • Rajyog Shivir

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre, NH – 8 Bilaspur Chowk, Bahora Kalan, Pataudi Road, Dist: Gurgaon

    10, Dec, 2016
  • National Integration Camp

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre, NH – 8 Bilaspur Chowk, Bahora Kalan, Pataudi Road, Dist: Gurgaon

    01, Dec, 2016
  • National Integration Camp

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre, NH – 8 Bilaspur Chowk, Bahora Kalan, Pataudi Road, Dist: Gurgaon

    25, Dec, 2016
  • World Meditation Hour

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre, NH – 8 Bilaspur Chowk, Bahora Kalan, Pataudi Road, Dist: Gurgaon

    18, Dec, 2016
  • Reconnect Focus Excel

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre, NH – 8 Bilaspur Chowk, Bahora Kalan, Pataudi Road, Dist: Gurgaon

    17, Dec, 2016
  • Annual Day Celebrations

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre, NH – 8 Bilaspur Chowk, Bahora Kalan, Pataudi Road, Dist: Gurgaon

    18, Dec, 2016
  • RESIDENTIAL MEDITATION COURSE - BEGINNERS

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre

    13, Jan, 2017
  • WORLD MEDITATION HOUR

    15, Jan, 2017
  • RAJYOG SHIVIR

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre

    21, Jan, 2017
  • Spiritual Brotherhood Day

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre

    21, Jan, 2017
  • Friends & Family Retreat

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre

    04, Feb, 2017
  • Work Without Stress - Residential Retreat for Businessmen

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre

    04, Feb, 2017
  • WORLD MEDITATION HOUR

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre

    19, Feb, 2017
  • Rajyog Shivir

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre

    11, Mar, 2017
  • "From Busy to Easy" - Get together for Marketing & Sales Professionals

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre

    02, Mar, 2017
  • Choose Change Become Retreat - Reinvent Yourself

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre

    03, Mar, 2017
  • Hope, Healing, Happiness - A get-together for doctors

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre

    19, Mar, 2017
  • Yoga For Universal Peace and Holistic Wellbeing

    Siri Fort Auditorium, New Delhi, India

    17, Mar, 2017
  • Spiritual Wisdom for Changing Times - Retreat For Businessmen & Industrialists

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre

    29, Apr, 2017
  • RAJYOG SHIVIR

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre

    07, Apr, 2017
  • WORLD MEDITATION HOUR

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre

    16, Apr, 2017
  • RAJYOG SHIVIR

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre

    15, Apr, 2017
  • RAJYOG SHIVIR

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre

    22, Apr, 2017
  • "Safety Through Spirituality" - Get-together for persons in Transport, Travel & Tourism Sector

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre

    06, May, 2017
  • RAJYOG SHIVIR

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre

    13, May, 2017
  • Friends & Family Retreat

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre

    27, May, 2017
  • RAJYOG SHIVIR

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre

    20, May, 2017
  • Holistic Wellness Retreat - For Senior Media Persons & Families

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre

    11, Jun, 2017
  • rajyog shivir

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre

    10, Jun, 2017
  • 3rd Northern India Residential Conference cum Retreat for IT Professionals

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre

    22, Jul, 2017
  • Sustaining Excellence – Workshop for PSUs

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre

    07, Sep, 2017
  • RAJYOG SHIVIR

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre

    17, Jun, 2017
  • Magic of Meditation

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre

    30, Jun, 2017
  • RAJYOG SHIVIR

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre

    15, Jul, 2017
  • "Wonders of Silence" - A get-together for Scientists & Researchers

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre

    29, Jul, 2017
  • rajyog shivir

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre

    19, Aug, 2017
  • Ancient Rajyoga for Healthy and Happy Bharat

    Indira Gandhi Stadium, New Delhi

    17, Sep, 2017
  • Generating Goodness for Teachers, Professors & Admin Heads

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre, NH-8, Bilaspur Chowk, Pataudi Rd, Bhora Kalan, Dist: Gurgaon.

    28, Sep, 2017
  • Family & Friends Retreat

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre, NH-8, Bilaspur Chowk, Pataudi Rd, Bhora Kalan, Dist: Gurgaon.

    26, Aug, 2017
  • Rajyog Shivir

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre, NH-8, Bilaspur Chowk, Pataudi Rd, Bhora Kalan, Dist: Gurgaon.

    30, Sep, 2017
  • Rajyog shivir

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre, NH-8, Bilaspur Chowk, Pataudi Road, Haryana - 122413

    14, Oct, 2017
  • Family & Friends Retreat

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre

    28, Oct, 2017
  • "Gaining Insights- Going Beyond" A gettogether for Chairmen,VCs,Directors & Principals

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre

    23, Nov, 2017
  • RAJYOG SHIVIR

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre

    25, Nov, 2017
  • "Password to Happiness" - A Program for Corporate Professionals

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre

    23, Nov, 2017
  • Power of Blessings - Annual Day Celebrations

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre

    10, Dec, 2017
  • “Exploring Maths for Digital India”

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre

    13, Dec, 2017
  • Rajyoga Meditation Retreat

    Om Shanti Retreat Centre

    23, Dec, 2017
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Infrastructure & Facilities
  • Learning Centre

    Learning Centre Block - The ‘Centre for Excellence and Higher Learning’ also called as the ‘Training Centre’ comprises of 2 board rooms, 5 training halls of 150 seating capacity & a mini auditorium of 450 seating capacity. The halls are all well equipped with LCD projectors and other facilities for training and development programmes.

    Auditorium - A state-of-the-art auditorium with seating capacity of 2300 persons and translation facility in 12 languages is the crest jewel of the ORC campus.

    Spiritual Art Gallery - A spiritual Art Gallery “From Darkness to Light” has been set up at ORC. It has life size models and paintings depicting ancient Indian culture and explaining the various spiritual principles governing our life. The models of various India deities and scenes of the golden age have been skillfully created by artists from Orissa and West Bengal to give a very pleasant experience.



  • Meditation

    Meditation Halls - A large meditation room and a pyramid are located at the campus for experiencing deep meditation experience and inner silence. Considered as good for concentration, the pyramid provides space for deep spiritual experience and inner transformation.


  • Boarding & Lodging

    Dining Block - Vegetarian food prepared by Rajyogis is served at the 10 dining halls that can together cater to 1,500 diners. Meals are provided only to those participating in programmes at ORC.

    Residential Buildings -There are around 6 residential buildings on the campus. Clean and comfortable accommodation is available for 1000 guests/trainees which includes twin sharing, triple sharing and dormitories .





  • Other Facilities

    Gardens & lawns - The ORC campus has a number gardens and lawns, which are used for outdoor activities, exercise and games. The lush green campus is in harmony with nature using natural resources like solar energy for cooking and electricity. A large variety of birds can also be spotted on campus.

    Children’s Park - Children visiting ORC along with their parents get to spend their time playing in well-equipped and colourful Children’s Park.

    Health Centre - A ‘Happy Health Centre’ and Pharmacy with residential Medical Officer and a Homeopathic Doctor is open for 24 hours service. Special clinics for Dental, Physiotherapy, Acupressure etc. are also available. Ambulance facility is available for any emergency cases.

    Solar Power Plant - The 450 KW solar power plant at the ORC is one of the largest of its kind in India and has been partly sponsored by the Ministry of Non Conventional Energy Sources (MNES), Govt. of India. Since its installation, it has been a fine example for environment friendly solar power generation and has drawn students, engineers and scientists from various colleges and industry to ORC, who come to see the plant.

    Internet & PCO - An internet office to access emails and make STD/ ISD calls is also at service in the training centre block.