Happy holidays to all the friends of Yog Sadhan Ashram! We have 3 events to look forward to in January:

New Year’s Day Celebrations | January 1st at 4pm-6pm
Start 2016 off right with the Ashram community as we do havan (fire ceremony) and kirtan, followed by dinner.

Retreat on Narad Bhakti Sutras | January 16th at 10am-5pm
Hershji will kick off our 2016 workshop series with an all day retreat on the Narad Bhakti Sutras. This scripture is by Sage Narada and details the process of Bhakti Yoga. Lunch, snacks, and tea will be provided. Suggested donation is $50. Please reply to this email to RSVP.

Swami Mulakh Raj Ji’s Birthday Celebrations| January 23rd – January 24th
Our program will be at 10:30am on Saturday with Havan and Aarti. Yog Divya Ramayan Akhand Path will then begin and continue until Sunday at 11:30. We will then have Kirtan, Updesh, and Aarti, followed by lunch.

 

About the Retreat:

Join us for a week of Hatha and Raja Yoga training amidst the Ashram’s peaceful acreage of rolling hills and majestic trees. Acharya Hersh Khetarpal, along with other senior teachers at the Ashram, will provide in-depth teachings of Yoga philosophy and the practices. The workshop is suitable for both beginners and advanced Yoga students.

 

Schedule:

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9:00-10:30 Hatha Yoga Class Hatha Yoga Class Hatha Yoga Class Hatha Yoga Class Hatha Yoga Class
10:30-11:00 Break Break Break Break Break
11:00-12:30 Svetasvatara Upanishad discourse Svetasvatara Upanishad discourse Svetasvatara Upanishad discourse Svetasvatara Upanishad discourse Svetasvatara Upanishad discourse
12:30–1:00 Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch
1:00–2:30 Svetasvatara Upanishad discourse Svetasvatara Upanishad discourse Svetasvatara Upanishad discourse Svetasvatara Upanishad discourse Svetasvatara Upanishad discourse
2:30–3:00 Break Break Break Break Break
3:00–4:30 How to Meditate Practical Aspects of Yoga Life Story of Yog Avtar Prabhuji Yoga Niyams Guru Kripa (Guru’s Grace)
4:30-4:45 Break Break Break Break Break
4:45 – 5:15 Meditation Meditation Meditation Meditation Meditation

 

Important Details:

  • You may attend the full workshop or select specific days.
  • Suggested Offering of $50 per day. No one will be turned away for lack of funds. YSA is a 501(c)3 and all donations are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.
  • Sessions will start on time. Please arrive 5 minutes early to all sessions.

To register for the workshop, please email yogsadhanashramusa@gmail.com.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Workshop Description: This hands-on workshop will first explain the anatomy and movements of the shoulders. Students will then be taken through a series of asanas particularly suited to improve the range of motion and strengthen the shoulders. Common issues and pain felt in the shoulders will be addressed as well, and students will have the opportunity to discuss any particular issues they’re currently encountering related to their shoulders.

Teacher: Neeta Mohanty is a certified yoga instructor and is especially experienced in therapeutic yoga.

Cost: $25 suggested offering. No one will be turned away for lack of funds. YSA is a 501(c)3 organization, and offerings are deductible to the extent allowed by law.

Register: Please email yogsadhanashramusa@gmail.com to reserve your spot in the workshop

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Workshop Description: Death is a subject which is of the deepest interest to everyone. One day or other all must die, yet the terror of death overshadows the lives of all human beings. The one aim of all yoga sadhanas (practices) is to face death fearlessly and joyfully. This workshop will provide an introduction to the yogic philosophy on death, including: what is death, process of death, signs of death, and the soul’s journey after death. Beginners and advanced students of yoga are welcome to attend and questions will be encouraged. A light vegetarian lunch will be provided to all participants.

Teacher: Hersh Khetarpal

Cost: $35 suggested offering. No one will be turned away for lack of funds. YSA is a 501(c)3 organization, and offerings are deductible to the extent allowed by law.

Register: Please email yogsadhanashramusa@gmail.com to reserve your spot in the workshop