A PLACE LIKE NO OTHER ...
Situated in the heart and soul of the ancient Kingdom of Wonder, Siem Reap, Cambodia, the Angkor Bodhi Tree Retreat and Yoga Centre offers you the perfect environment to begin or deepen your spiritual journey.
Owned and operated by Australians Stephen and Margo, the couple live in Siem Reap to support the Cambodian community and to also explore the spiritual essence of Buddhism within Siem Reap. Together with a host of friendly and supportive therapists and staff, they offer visitors the opportunity to indulge in meditation, yoga and holistic healing therapies.
If you want to linger longer, accommodation in a variety of options is available.
Whether you are at the beginning of your personal or spiritual journey or deepening your knowledge, at Angkor Bodhi Tree you will find the support and encouragement to explore and discover what it is you came here to find.
ABOUT STEPHEN AND MARGO
Stephen has worked as a Clinical Psychologist over the past 25 years in a number of clinical settings. He has particular interest in meditation and mindfulness practices with many years of personal practice using a variety of meditation techniques.
He has also taught meditation in both one-on-one and group environments, including the use of mindfulness and breathing techniques (pranayama) as a therapeutic tool in his work.
Stephen had a special experience by being ordained as a monk in 2013 during the Vesak Buja celebrations (Buddha’s birthday) at the Wat Angkor Pagoda in the grounds of the Angkor Wat temple.
Margo has been working in the welfare sector for over 30 years and as a Clinical Social Worker for the past 15 years. In her work, Margo uses Narrative Therapy that focuses on people’s stories and their interpretation of these stories. She has a special passion and skill for working with women and young people. She also uses mindfulness practices in her life personally and with her clients.
Using creativity in her approach with people, Margo shows people how to re-author their personal stories to help them live a more rich and fulfilling life, particularly with a spiritual focus.
PEOPLE AND CULTURE
New and returning visitors agree: There is no place on earth like Siem Reap. One of the most sought-after travel destinations, the ancient and majestic temples offer you the chance to walk in the footsteps of wise souls who have been on this path for the past 1500 years.
If you wish, there are many opportunities to experience Siem Reap's people, culture and customs. Through Stephen and Margo's knowledge and love for the local community, you can experience Siem Reap in a way many visitors rarely do.
The energy you will feel and absorbed here cannot be experienced anywhere else... so come!