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July 31st - August 5th, 2020 // 6 Days, 5 Nights

Kirpal Meditation & Eco Center

Pohoiki, Big Island, Hawaii

Join us in the lush jungles of Hawaii in the Summer of 2020 to discover and develop your own ability to do energy healing for yourself, friends, family, and pets. Become a Reiki practitioner, and even open your own healing practice! Attendees will be able to receive Usui Reiki Level 1 and Level 2 certification.

This all-inclusive experience will finally give you that much needed opportunity to get-away-from-it-all, to step out of the daily rat race, and get to the heart of your special energetic healing skills. Along with exploring Reiki healing, you will also have the chance to adventure out to breath-taking locations in the company of like-minded people. Are you ready for the experience of a life-time?

What You Will Receive During This Retreat:

  • Certification for Usui Reiki Levels 1 and 2

  • Reiki course manual

  • Fire ceremony and drum circle

  • Hawaiian blessing ceremony

  • Sound Healing with Tibetan singing bowls and gong bath

  • Daily gentle yoga and meditation

  • Intuitive healing development

  • Excursions to local beaches, lava fields, and other sights of interest

  • Accommodations at an off-grid retreat center tucked away in the Puna jungle

  • 3 daily, delicious gluten free and vegetarian meals (and other yummy snacks!)

  • Peace, tranquility, healing, rejuvenation...

....and so much more!

Tier 1 Super Early Bird Special!

Get 10% off of the all-inclusive, retreat accommodation package prices listed when you register by February 15th!

"I especially liked the connection with others of like mind with whom I could share my journey and personal growth.


Erika is a valuable source of knowledge and experience, which she shared in an amazingly patient and loving manner. Thank you, Erika, for your warm hospitality and gracious teaching technique.


I expect Reiki to promote and expand may personal spiritual growth forevermore. It has already opened my thought process and emotional well-being."

— LR, Pahoa

What is Reiki?

Reiki is a Japanese healing touch technique for reducing stress, increasing relaxation and promoting wellness. Reiki has the word ‘ki’ in it, which is the universal life force energy that flows through all living things. This life energy is called ‘chi’ in China, ‘ki’ in Japan, ’ti’ in Hawaii, ‘prana’ in India, and science refers to it as ‘biofield energy’.

When your life energy is low, it’s more difficult to deal with stress. You may not sleep well, and you’re more susceptible to illness. Reiki is a technique that increases a person’s supply of life energy, making it easier to deal with stress. 

Our energy centers, or chakras, can become unbalanced when we are strained and under tension. These blockages prevent the universal life force energy from flowing freely through us. Reiki clears these energy blocks and helps to promote well-being.

A treatment feels like a wonderful glowing radiance that flows through and around you. Reiki treats the whole person including body, emotions, mind and spirit creating many beneficial effects that include feelings of peace, security and wellbeing.

Reiki is a simple, natural and safe method of spiritual healing and self-improvement that everyone can use. It works in conjunction with all other medical or therapeutic techniques to relieve side effects and promote recovery.


An amazingly simple technique to learn, the ability to use Reiki is not taught in the usual sense, but is transferred to the student during a Reiki class. This ability is passed on during an "attunement" given by a Reiki master and allows the student to tap into an unlimited supply of "life force energy" to improve one's health and enhance the quality of life. (Source)

Reiki is used in hospitals before surgery to reduce anxiety and after surgery to promote healing.

Reiki is also used in professional sports, for example the NFL offers their players Reiki healing after the game.

Reiki Session at Kirpal w/ Erika
Reiki Session

Erika Marie Rose

Interested in some "Food for Thought?" Check out my daily intuitive insights!

Erika Marie Rose is a Reiki Master Teacher trained in the Usui/Tibetan Reiki tradition. She received her training and attunements from SatShanti and from the world-renowned William Lee Rand. Erika has been involved in energy healing for nearly ten years, offering individual Reiki sessions and certified group Reiki training.

Erika is passionate about sharing the healing benefits of Reiki. She is a firm believer that the flow of the Universal Life Force Energy that fills us and surrounds us and every living thing can sometimes become blocked. These blockages can lead to stress and stress-related symptoms, which in turn can lead to dis-ease. Reiki is a healing technique that removes energetic blocks in a person's physical, mental, emotional, and ethereal bodies, bringing relaxation, peace, and tranquility.

Erika holds a graduate degree in Teaching English as a Second Language and has taught at colleges and universities, internationally and in California and Hawaii. Her professional training as an educator is reflected in her development and instruction of her Reiki courses, enabling a deep learning experience. Erika's classes are well-organized, well-paced, with clear communication, and relevant teaching material. She understands that anyone can discover and develop their own ability to do energy healing through Reiki instruction and attunements.

In addition to offering Reiki sessions and courses, Erika is also a sound therapist, holding group sound healings with Tibetan singing bowls at various locations on the Big Island of Hawaii. Erika studied healing with Tibetan singing bowls for two years, learning the ancient practice of using sound and sacred geometry to promote well-being and inner peace to others. 

Erika lives together with her partner, Skip, in Puna on the Big Island of Hawaii. Their home is located less than a mile from one of the fissures that opened up and spewed lava during the Kilauea eruption in 2018. Erika and Skip feel very blessed that their house was spared from the lava, and they have created a high-vibe healing space on their property, called the Maika'i Studio, where classes and events are held.



Marcia Galleher has been practicing yoga for over 40 years, and is E-RYT 500 registered with Yoga Alliance.

She is known for her intuitive based teaching which emphasizes inner awareness, the union of mind/body, conscious breathing and the subtle anatomy offered in a meditative asana flow.

A revered local instructor, Marcia continues to teach classes rooted in Hatha Yoga at her intimate hOMe studio in Kalapana Seaview Estates. 



Skip McClane is a gong master and plays the handpan.


He is an integral part of Erika Marie Rose’s sound healings. Skip is also a local guide, who loves to show people around. He’ll be organizing the excursions at the Jungle Reiki Retreat.



Diana Joy Mitzel is a Reiki Master and has been practicing Reiki since 2017.Reiki healing is her passion.


She learned Reiki 1 and 2, as well as Reiki Master from Erika, here in Pahoa, HI, and will be serving as an assistant during the retreat. Diana loves to help others heal and feel their best by allowing Reiki spirit to work through her. She also gives Reiki to animals, which she loves. Diana lives winters in Pahoa, HI and summers in Oregon, which allows her to practice a significant amount of distant healings.



Thom McClane will be assisting during the retreat.

He’ll be our "everything man", helping with with set up, tear down, tours, driving, and other tasks to keep things running smoothly. 

Meet the Facilitators...


A Lush, Tranquil, Tropical Location 


As you venture down a winding country road, lined by majestic mango trees and tunneling vegetation, you will reach the destination of our Jungle Reiki Retreat- Kirpal Medication and Ecological Retreat Center, an off-grid facility located on the Big Island of Hawaii.

Nestled on 10 acres of land, KMEC is not only a retreat center, but an idyllic agricultural homestead with bountiful orchards and green gardens. They use all of Mother Earth's offerings by harnessing solar energy for electricity, as well as rain for their water needs. You will find that there is limited cell-phone reception (you're here to "get away from it all", remember?) but there is WiFi available in common areas, as well as other creature comfort modern amenities like hot water and flushing toilets. Many of the structures are open are, and designed to let in the essence of the outdoor surroundings. You will never really feel like you're living off-grid, just more in tune with the rhythm of nature. 

This sacred center is protected by new walls of lava rock that surround the property from the recent 2018 Kilauea volcanic eruption. KMECwas only meters away from molten lava rivers, now hardened, leaving it on the brink of an expansive, rolling black lava field. Only minutes away from the coast, this venue is graced with the fresh, salty breath of the ocean and an expansive view of the horizon.


The unparalleled beauty and energetic force of this special location

is the perfect setting for your intuitive development experience!

Walking Around Kirpal
The Kitchen & Other Community Areas

Venturing Onward...

Come experience the primordial energy of the Big Island! Cascading waterfalls, newly birthed earth, breath-taking beaches, sumptuous sunrises, exotic flora, and so much more awaits you in this tropical paradise. There is so much about the eastern tip of this island that exudes an amazing energy, providing a great place cleanse and recharge. 





With your intuitive development and personal enrichment in mind, Jungle Reiki Retreat director Erika Marie Rose has come up with a juicy schedule of events for this once-in-a-lifetime experience. Activities will include...

  • Daily intuitive courses in Reiki.

  • Usui Reiki Level 1 and 2 Certification.

  • Opportunities to evolve your skills through hands-on experience.

  • Daily morning yoga in a gentle Asana flow.

  • Group and individual meditation.

  • Hawaiian culture and ceremonial blessing.

  • Fire ceremony and drum circle. 

  • Sound healing with Tibetan Singing Bowls and Gong Bath.

  • Three delicious, gluten-free, vegetarian meals a day. 

  • Excursions to local beaches and other scenic locations.

  • Community connection and social activities.

  • Additional opportunities for healing services with Erika(Not included with registration.)

  • Additional opportunities for massage services. (Not included with registration.)

Sample Daily Schedule...

All events, classes, and excursions are optional.

For those wishing to receive certification, attendance at the Reiki classes is required.


6:30am - 7:00am Morning Meditation

7:00am - 8:00am Daily Morning Yoga w/ Marcia Galleher 

8:15am - 9:00am Breakfast
9:30am - 12:30pm Reiki Instruction w/ Erika Marie Rose

12:30pm- 1:30pm Lunch

1:30pm - 2:30pm Reiki Practice

2:30pm - 3:00pm Break

3:00pm - 6:00pm Daily Excursion w/ Skip McClane

6:00pm - 7:00pm Dinner

7:00pm - 7:30pm Break

7:30pm - 9:00pm Evening Event (Sound Healing, Drum Circle, Social Activity)


Food & Lodging

Delectable Dining...

As part of the all-inclusive Jungle Reiki Retreat, you will enjoy 3 scrumptious gluten free, vegetarian meals meals a day made by KMEC's gourmet retreat chefs! Some of the food is even grown right here on the land. Here's a sample menu to get your taste-buds watering. (Menu is subject to seasonal changes.)

●Banana Flax Muffins and Seasonal Fruit
●Avocado Sweet Potato Toast and Seasonal Fruit
●Gluten Free Pancakes, Assorted Toppings and Seasonal Fruit
●Acai Bowls, Toppings, and Seasonal Fruit
●Chai Spiced Oatmeal, Assorted Toppings and Seasonal Fruit
●Coconut Chia Pudding in Papaya Bowls with Topping Choices
●Green Smoothie Bowls, Granola, and Seasonal Fruit
●Tofu Scramble and Seasonal Fruit

●Kale, Romaine, Tatsoi, Bok Choy, Butter Lettuce, or Spinach
●Quinoa, Millet, or Rice
●Sweet, Russet, or Red Potatoes
●Carrots, Red or Green Onion, Pickled Jalepenos or Ginger, Celery, Cucumbers, Tomatoes, Sauerkraut, Toasted Seeds, Bell Peppers, Herbs, Etc.
●Mango Mint Dressing, Avocado Lime Vinegrette, Balsamic Dijon, Creamy Lemon Basil, Sunflower Cilantro, Caesar, Vegan Ranch, Thai Peanut, or Lemon Tahini Dressing

●Taco/Nacho Bar including Quinoa Taco "Meat", Refried Beans, Chipolte Jackfruit, Guacamole, Salsa, Lettuce, Sprouts, and Chips
●Ayurvedic Evening with Kitchari, Tahini Cabbage Slaw, and Chutney
●Pad Thai, Spring Rolls and Dipping Sauces, Asian Salad
●Dreamy Cashew Mushroom Sauce over Zucchini Noodles and/or Pasta, GlutenFree Garlic Bread and Roasted Vegetables
●Pizza! Pizza! Plus Kale Caesar Salad
●Chickpea Salad Lettuce Wraps and Cucumber Salad
●Sushi Rolls, Miso Soup, and Bok Choy Salad with Peanut Dressing
●Baked Potatoes with Bean Chili, Cashew Sour Cream, Herbs, and Green Onions plus Salad
● Ethiopian Spiced Lentils, Greens, Cabbage, and Salad with Berbere Dressing
●Breadfruit Burgers with Gluten Free Bread and Toppings (Seasonal)

●Mango Sticky Rice
●Raw Vegan Bliss Bites
●Lemon Bars
●Gluten-Free Chocolate Chip Cookies
●Lemon Lavender Shortbread
●Purple Sweet Potato Pie with Coconut Cream
●Carrot Cake
●Banana Ice Cream with Toppings
●No Bake Peanut Butter Cookies

Choose Your Accommodations...

Tier 1 Super Early Bird Special!

Get 10% off of the prices listed below

when you register by February 15th

Never miss a deadline, offer, or update when you subscribe to the Jungle Reiki Retreat email list!

Butterfly & Dargonfly

2 Separate Shared Cabins Sleep 4 each, with Ocean and Lava Field Views.


Each Includes Private Bath. These spacious cabins boast a beautiful screened in porch offering spectacular views of the new lava fields with an ocean backdrop. Each bedroom offers 2 sets of bunk beds, closet, desk and private bathroom.

Additional details about these cabins: 2 minute walk to the kitchen/dining area and meditation pavilion. 3 minute walk to yoga hale. Windows are all screens with curtains for privacy. Cabins are on a raised platform for better viewing. There is a double door entry for extra security and privacy, with a door into cabin and another door into room.


Milo 3

Private Cabin Sleeps 2, with set of Bunk Beds and Covered Porch.

Our newly constructed Milo Orchard Single Bed mini cabin is small and simple, but always dry and comfy inside with a single bed. It is secluded in our milo forest orchard and has a new deck not pictured for relaxing or stargazing.

Additional details about this cabin: 1 minute walk to the kitchen/dining area and bathrooms. 2 minute walk to Yoga Hale. 5 minute walk to Meditation Pavilion. Each cabin has curtains for privacy and the windows are all screens, no glass. Cabins are on a raised platform for better viewing.


Milo 2

Private Cabin Sleeps 1, with 1 Queen Bed and Covered Patio.

Milo 2 is larger with a bed for one or two and its own covered porch. Perfect for a getaway as it is secluded in the middle of the our milo orchard. Simple and relaxing accommodations with the sound of surf in the distance!

Additional details about this cabin: 2 minute walk to the kitchen/dining area and bathrooms. 3 minute walk to yoga hale. 5 minute walk to Meditation Pavilion. Has curtains for privacy and the windows are all screens, no glass. Cabins are on a raised platform for better viewing.



Shared Cabin Sleeps 3, with a Queen Mattress and Twin Bunk.

Catch your breath from the hustle and bustle in the serenity of our charming Rollinia cabin, offering a queen bed and a twin bunks.  The tranquil and airy Rollinia is one of the larger cabins on the property providing bedding for up to four and its own spacious personal balcony overlooking the heart of the community. It is located just across from the community kitchen with easy access to the dining lanai as well as restrooms.

Additional details about this cabin: Next to the kitchen/dining area and bathrooms. 5 minute walk to Meditation Pavilion and  1 minute walk to Yoga Hale. Each cabin has curtains for privacy and the windows are all screens, no glass. Cabins are on a raised platform for better viewing. 



Private Cabin Sleeps 1, with Personal Porch.

Smaller cozy cabin for one right next to the Yoga Hale. Has a new small sitting porch (not pictured) out front for reading or stargazing. Easy access to the restrooms and dining area/kitchen.

Additional details about this cabin: 1 minute walk to the kitchen/dining area and bathrooms. 5 minute walk to Meditation Pavilion. 1  minute walk to Yoga Hale. Each cabin has curtains for privacy and the windows are all screens, no glass. 


Yoga Hale

Private Room Sleeps 1 with Queen Mattress and Balcony .

This cozy jungle Viewing Room with deck and queen bed has a phenomenal surreal views overlooking the newest lava flow of the big island! You will have access to the Yoga Hale right out your door. This room offers a spacious lanai (deck) and one of the only rooms within WiFi range.

Additional details about this room: Adjacent to the Yoga Hale. 1 minute walk to the kitchen/dining area and restrooms. 5 minutes meditation pavilion. Has curtains for privacy and screen windows. 



Shared Cabin Sleeps 3, with one Queen Mattress and a Twin Bunk.

The newly renovated octagonal Mango cabin can house up to four people with its comfortable queen mattress and twin bunk beds. The cabin is conveniently located next to all the community resources including the kitchen and restrooms. Built with extra comfort in mind it features 360-degree windows, and a covered seating area overlooking the orchard. Close to the kitchen, hot showers and bathrooms are right next door.

Additional details about this cabin: located right next to kitchen/dining area and restrooms. 5 minute walk to the Meditation Pavilion. 1 minute walk to Yoga Hale. Each cabin has curtains for privacy and the windows are all screens, no glass. Cabins are on a raised platform for better viewing.



Private Cabin Sleeps 1 with Queen Mattress and Covered Porch.

The Cacao cabin is the perfect space for one or two with its queen bed and personal elevated porch. Close to the kitchen and bathrooms, and surrounded by cacao trees.

Additional details about this cabin: Across from the kitchen/dining area and bathrooms. Next to Yoga Hale. 5 minute walk to Meditation Pavilion. Each cabin has curtains for privacy and the windows are all screens, no glass. Cabins are on a raised platform for better viewing.



Private Cabin Sleeps 1 with Queen Bed.

This is a cozy, cute, and private ground level walk-in cabin surrounded with flowers and plants to sweeten the view. The lovely Lilikoi cabin has a comfortable queen bed for one to two people. A private yet open space with immediate access to restrooms as-well as the dining area.

Additional details about this cabin: located right next to kitchen/dining area, restrooms and Yoga Hale. 5 minute walk to the Meditation Pavilion. Each cabin has curtains for privacy and the windows are all screens, no glass.


Find comfort in KMEC's eco-chic accommodations, architecturally designed to nestle in and become one with the natural surroundings. Each of the spaces are intentionally minimal, which encourages guests to embrace a state of natural simplicity, while offering an affordable budget. Depending on your preferences, shared and private lodging options are available...


*** The prices below are the all-inclusive package rates for the Reiki Jungle Retreat experience. On-site meals, lodging, and events are included. Airport pick-up, additional healing services with Erika, massage treatments, and desires while on excursions are not included.


Register for the Jungle Reiki Retreat

We have so much in store waiting for you at the Jungle Reiki Retreat here on the Big Island, July 31st - August 5th, 2020!  This all inclusive experience has been mindfully curated so that you may explore the magic of Hawaii as you tune in to your Reiki healing power. Are you ready for the experience of a lifetime?

Aloha! I'm Erika, certified Reiki Master Teacher, founder of Good Vibes, and head facilitator of the Jungle Reiki Retreat. It would be my pleasure to host you during this wonderful experience as you blossom into a higher sense of your intuitive abilities. 

If you have any questions about this retreat, please do not hesitate to reach out, I would love to connect with you. 

I would also like to offer you a special gift for your interest in this event: please get in touch with me to schedule a free, 30 minute, long-distance Reiki session and conversation to see what it's all about. 

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