The Himalayan Youth Festival 2022

Art of Living Retreat Centre, Itanagar, Arunachal Pradesh

THYF – Peak Up

Dates: 24th Dec – 27th Dec

Arrival : 24th Dec

Departure : 28th Dec

Contribution : 5500/- ( Workshops, Stay, food, Itanagar internal transits)


THYF -Sound to Silence

Dates: 28 Dec – 1 Jan

Departure: 1st Jan, 12 pm Onwards 

( Eligibility: Art of Living Level 1 workshop)

Contribution : 5500/- ( Workshops, Stay, food, Itanagar internal transits)

Highlights of the festival

The Art of Living Youth Workshop Level 1 & Level 2

 Cultural Exchange – Local cuisines – Exploration & Expedition, Bharat Darshan.

 Prior Registration mandatory for youths outside Arunachal Pradesh for accommodation.

  • Dance forms, sports & games , hikes in 3 trails
  • Music with local bands, walking through heritage lanes of historical Arunachal.
  • Visit to a tribal brother & sisters home.
  • Interaction with state Social Volunteers.
  • Interaction with IAS officer.
  • Authentic local Arunachal foods.
  • History of Arunachal.
  • Interaction with Arunachal youths & kids.
  • Interaction & Volunteering opportunities at Art of Living social Projects in Arunachal.
  • The Art of Living Youth Workshop Level 1 & Level 2, Sudarshan Kriya, the most powerful breathing exercise, accredited by Harvard and Yale universities.
  • Cultural Exchange - Local cuisines - Exploration & Expedition, Arunachal Exploration

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Food, Accommodation & transit from station to retreat centre & to other hiking or historical sites is included.

2. The Mission of HUM – Save Himalayas is to Protect, preserve & resurrect our Scared Himalayas. We expect all participants to be sensitive & respectful towards nature & people here. Make your packing a zero plastic packaging.

3. Take your means of Enthusiasm & high to next level with Music & meditation. All substance is prohibited in the festival.

4. Inner Line permit :  We will help to get Inner Line Permit.

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Vivekanand Arya:


1) Age Criteria: 18 – 35 Years.

Please Note:
Accommodation  Rooms: 3-4 sharing (Attached Washroom) & dormitory available
• No alcohol / No recreational drugs
• Clean blankets will be provided.
• Please carry normal sports shoes compulsorily.
• The registration contribution includes food & accommodation.

How to Reach:
Transportation charges have to bare on your own
Nearest airport is Itanagar airport called  hollongi Airport
( Book Flight as lowest as fare at 3600/- with THYF Help desk.)

Nearest railway station to Itanagar:
1. Naharlagun – 30 mins from our Venue
2. Harmurti – 2 hrs from our Venue
We can share phone numbers of agents in case of unavailability of tickets you can speak to them, they charge exorbitant amounts, so better to  book tickets in advance.

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Regarding Winter wear – Carry two woolen shawls, Yoga Mat, normal sports shoes, a wind cheater, cap, neck scarf, upper & lower thermal wears.
In 4 days’ halt we would have normal hikes, people with severe health conditions should avoid.

For any inquiries call us at: +91 8017261691 / +91 9007839928 / +91 9504579856