Hello, Inspiration.

Are you looking to become a better writer? Do you seek inspiration, guidance & freedom from distractions? We built our place to offer all this, and more. We welcome writers and their ilk to stay with us. 

You can choose solitude. Or participate in one of our residential workshops or retreats. Our workshops are intense 4-day learning events. Our retreats are 10 day long events popular with writers from around the world. Once you visit, we will be part of your writing forever.

Join 5000+ Subscribers and Stay Informed about Our Events 





The Himalayan Writing Retreat Blog

Authors who debuted late in life
When I first read about Jamil Ahmad in the year 2012, I had no idea who he was. All I[...]
India’s Top Contests and Awards for Short stories
A story always begins with an idea followed by writing, lots of it. You write, you edit and then you[...]
India’s top Literary Magazines to submit short-stories, non fiction and poetry
Well done! By completing the piece you have been working on, you have completed the first step towards getting published.[...]
COVID-19 Resources List for Creative Minds
Since last few weeks, Coronavirus has taken the world by storm. While countries are going into complete lockdown mode, a[...]
The Beginner’s Guide to Writing a Novel
How does one eat an elephant?  One bite at a time, said someone wise. He could very well have been[...]
What do Young Adult readers want? A teen’s open letter to YA writers.
Dear YA Author,Firstly, thank you for enriching my world and filling it with such wonder. I’ll start with a short introduction.[...]
Open chat
Thank you for contacting Himalayan Writing Retreat! How can we help you today?