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  AHYMSIN newsletter, issue - June 2011  
   
   
 
   

2011 Events and Beyond

For a more comprehensive listing of Upcoming Events, please visit http://www.ahymsin.org/main/index.php/Upcoming-Events/upcoming-events.html

2011 Upcoming Events


10th – 14th June, International European Retreat in Holland

with Swami Veda Bharati, Swami Ritavan Bharati, Swami Nityamuktananda Saraswati, Pandit Ashutosh Sharma

Click for more information http://www.himalaya-yoga.nl/images/classes/akt_kalender_2010-2011.pdf and 

http://www.himalaya-yoga.nl/workshops/79-international-european-retreat.html

14th – 16th June: Extended Retreat in Holland

with the Swami Ritavan Bharati, Swami Nityamuktananda Saraswati,  Pandit Ashutosh Sharma. See above PDF.

11th – 12th June, Milan Seminar: Shiva Meets Patanjali

with Stoma. Contact: http://www.yogamt.com/appuntamenti.html

15th June, Full Moon Meditation

See http://www.ahymsin.org/main/index.php/Index-of-Practices/full-moon-meditation.html

18th June, "Workshop:Meditation and Hypnosis, Comparison between Two Paths" in Padua, Italy

with Stoma and others.  Contact: capitolotre@gmail.com This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

18th - 21st June, World Peace and Prayer Day in Bdote (Minneapolis), USA

Talking on silence...and water-fire (mahabhutas), Swami Nityamuktananda will be one of the speakers. Please see: 

http://www.worldpeaceandprayerday2011.org/

20th – 26th June, Hungary

There will be two programs held this June 2011 in Budapest.

June 20-22 - Yoga Sutras retreat in Hungary

with Swami Veda, Swami Ritavan, and Dr. Stoma Parker. More info here http://www.himalayanyoga.hu/hirek/218-szvami-veda-ismet-budapesten.html (We will be continuing from the 27th. sutra, chapter two.)

The Patanjali-seminar usually includes one or two hatha yoga sessions and three lectures on the sutras each day. The Patanjali seminar registration fee is 70€ (plus accomodation and meals according to your choice) . The location will be the same as in previous seminars. We only have a limited number of rooms, so if you would like to stay there, then let us know as soon as possible.

June 23rd – 26th - Eastern European Retreat in Budapest, Hungary

The main topic will be yoga nidra. 

“YOGA IS SAMADHI: MEDITATION AND INITIATION IN HIMALAYAN TRADITION”
The course will be taught by Swami Veda Bharati and senior teachers within the Himalayan Tradition. Gejza Timcak will be a special guest Teacher. More information here: http://www.himalayanyoga.hu/hirek/222-joga-nidra-kelet-europai-jogaprogram-budapesten.html and 

http://www.ahymsin.org/main/index.php/Centers/east-european-retreat-of-the-himalayan-yoga-tradition-june-2011.html

 

28th – 30th June, Hungarian TTP, Level 1, Budapest

Contact: http://www.himalayanyoga.hu/kapcsolat.html


1st - 3rd July, Retreat in England

Yoga Philosophy and Meditation: Swami Veda Bharati

Please see: http://www.awareyoga.co.uk/workshops.php for more information and directions. 

2nd July – 10th July: Hungarian Silence Retreat at Lake Balaton

with Swami Ritavan Bharati, Dr Stoma Parker, Ashutosh Sharma. See: http://www.himalayanyoga.hu/hirek/199-silence-csend-tabor.html

7th – 14th July, Yoga and Hiking Retreat in Switzerland.

with Randall Krause (Director of Himalayan Yoga Meditation - Los Angeles http://www.hymla.com/)  and Sandra Uyterhoeven. See: 

http://myemail.constantcontact.com/Yoga-and-Hiking-in-Switzerland.html?soid=1104055315754&aid=ndy2sUIH-DQ

9th -10th July, Satsang in New Jersey

with Swami Veda. Contact: Janice at jfenglund@aol.com This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

14th July – 10th August, Himalayan Yoga Meditation Congress 2011, Minnesota, USA

Click for full size poster“Creating Joy, The Art and Science of Yoga” which includes a Guru Purnima Silence Retreat, Guru Purnima, a Family Picnic, 5 and 10 day silence retreats, an AHYMS-A meeting, an evening lecture series, The Art and Science of Yoga "Intensive, Peace on Earth Meditation, Kirtan, and more. Teachers will include Swami Veda, Swami Ritavan, Ma Radha, Ma Gita, Swami Nityamuktananda, Stoma, Randall Krause, Jim Nelson and others. For more information please read the article at: 2011 Congress, Minnesota, USAand download a poster here.  Here is also another link: http://www.themeditationcenter.org/jnana/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=165&Itemid=116

15th July, Full Moon Meditation

See: http://www.ahymsin.org/main/index.php/Index-of-Practices/full-moon-meditation.html

17th – 31st July, Teacher Training Program (TTP), Minnesota, USA

600 Hour HYT Teacher Training Retreat. Levels I and II are offered as well as Continuing Education for Hatha Yoga and Meditation Teachers (Prana Vidya I July18-22 and Prana Vidya II July 25 - 29): (more details here)
Level II & III Prerequisites: Completing the required home study assignments and receiving mentor and/or faculty approval. http://www.himalayanyogatradition.com/


6th —12thAugust, “A Week with Swami Veda Bharati” at Rancho La Puerta, Tecate, Mexico

See: http://www.rancholapuerta.com/activities/events/ev110806.htm

13th August, Satsang, La Jolla, California (tentative)

with Swami Veda. Contact: http://www.rajayogis.net/contact

13th August, Full Moon Meditation

See: http://www.ahymsin.org/main/index.php/Index-of-Practices/full-moon-meditation.html

13th - 14th August, Himalayan Yoga and Meditation Center in Palatine, Illinois, USA

Swami Nityamuktananda will be speaking on the Tattvas/Five Elements.  Contact: http://www.hymcillinois.com/contact/contact-the-center

15th – 19th August, Calgary, Canada 

with Swami Veda. Contact: info@himalayanmeditation.com This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

19th - 22nd  August – Himalayan Yoga Meditation – Los Angeles (HYMLA)

Swami Nityamuktanada and Randall Krause.  Contact: http://www.hymla.com/index.php?/Contact/Randall-Krause.html

21st – 26th August, YMT Retreat in Arezzo — Path of Fire and Light

with Swami Ritavan Bharati,  Pandit Hari Shankar Dabral, Susi Stefanini, Daniele Belloni. See http://www.yogamt.com/appuntamenti.html


12th September, Full Moon Meditation

See http://www.ahymsin.org/main/index.php/Index-of-Practices/full-moon-meditation.html

16th -18th September, Yoga Nidra Seminar, Innsbruck, Austria

 With Swami Nityamuktanada  See:http://www.yoga-tirol.at/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=74&Itemid=82

Contact: chit.shakti@devcon.cc This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

20th - 25th September, "Self Awareness - The Core of Yoga" in Vienna

Workshop with Swami Nityamuktananda.  See: http://www.pureyoga.at/Yoga-%20Workshop-Swami-Nityamuktananda092011.htm

Sept/Oct 2011, Beyond Imagination! Pilgrimage to the Himalayas of India

with Pandit Hari Shankar Dabral. The next pilgrimage is planned for Sept/Oct 2011. For more information: 

http://www.himalayanmeditation.com/pb/wp_77261bf6/wp_77261bf6.html


1st October 2011 (Starting date) Training School, Yoga for Teachers, Study and Learning, Florence, Italy

Four-year course (2011-2015) for the Study of Yoga and Meditation according to the Himalayan Tradition in Florence, Italy. Please visit 

http://www.himalayaninstitute.it/?p=1534 and http://www.himalayaninstitute.it/?page_id=13

6th - 9th October, "The Goddess in the Labyrinth, Practices in Sri Vidya Tantra" in Umbrio, Italy

with Swami Ritavan, Swami Nityamuktananda, Susi Stefanini, Daniele Belloni.  See: http://www.yogamt.com/appuntamenti.html

7th - 10th October, "Himalayan Blueprint for the Architecture of Your Life"  in Chicago, USA

HYMTA (Himalayan Yoga and Meditation Teachers Association) Retreat with Swami Veda Bharati, Swami Ma Radha Bharati, and Man Mohan Shukla. Open to the public. See: http://www.hymcillinois.com/news-/latest-news-from-hymc

11th October, Full Moon Meditation

See: http://www.ahymsin.org/main/index.php/Index-of-Practices/full-moon-meditation.html

14th – 19th October, Holland Silence Retreat and Teacher Training Program

For more information: http://www.himalaya-yoga.nl/teacher-training.html

21st – 23rd October, 30th Anniversary of Himalaya Institut Deutschland

With Wolfgang Bischoff, Swami Veda Bharati,  Swami Tat Sat Bharati, Swami Ritavan Bharati, Dr. Stephen (Stoma) Parker, Ashutosh Sharma. Swami Nityamuktananda Saraswati  See: http://www.himalaya-institut.de/aktuell/1033.php

24th – 30th October, Hungarian TTP, Level 2, Budapest

with Swami Ritavan, Swami Nityamuktananda, Ashutosh Sharma. Contact: http://www.himalayanyoga.hu/kapcsolat.html

28th October –31st October, Florence  TTP

with Swami Nityamuktananda Please visit http://www.himalayaninstitute.it/

28th – 30th October, Colloquium at Gustavo's Ashram, Equador

with Stoma


6th – 19th November, HYT Teacher Training Retreat, Levels 1, 2, and 3, SRSG, Rishikesh, India

Please go to http://www.himalayanyogatradition.com/india.html for more information.

10th November, Swami Veda returns to Swami Rama Sadhaka Grama

10th November, Full Moon Meditation

See: http://www.ahymsin.org/main/index.php/Index-of-Practices/full-moon-meditation.html

15th November to 2nd December, Two - three times per week, Swami Veda will be teaching at SRSG

Prashna Upanishad (The Upanishad of the six questions on Prana) with the commentaries of Shankarachrya.

20th November - 3rd December, HYT Teacher Training Retreat for Chinese speaking students. Level 1, SRSG, Rishikesh, India

Contact hyt.ttp@gmail.com This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


4th to 10th December, Two - three times per week, Swami Veda will be teaching at SRSG

Select portions of Upanishads concerning the Mahavakyas (The Great Key Sentences)

10th December, Full Moon Meditation

See http://www.ahymsin.org/main/index.php/Index-of-Practices/full-moon-meditation.html

12th to 19th December, Two - three times per week, Swami Veda will be teaching at SRSG

Continuation of Prashna Upanishad

22nd – 31st Dec 2011, Yoga Youth and Children's Retreat, Swami Rama Sadhaka Grama, Rishikesh, India

“So that the Grace and the practices and teachings of meditation in our lineage may continue into next generations and meditation may become a family-centered experience.” — Swami Veda Bharati

Please visit the article on Swami Veda's upcoming Yoga Youth and Children's Retreat,or the article in the January 2011 Newsletter.


 

2012 Upcoming Events

Swami Veda will be teaching at Swami Rama Sadhaka Grama, Rishikesh.

Texts for January to May 2012 will be announced later.

9th January, Full Moon Meditation.

See: http://www.ahymsin.org/main/index.php/Index-of-Practices/full-moon-meditation.html

21st - 22nd January, "Meditation and Dying, The Perennial Ecstasy" in Milan, Italy

with Swami Ritavan, Susi Stefanini, Daniele Belloni, Guiliani Boccali.  See: http://www.yogamt.com/appuntamenti.html

Late January - Early February, Insight Journey to Tiruvannammallai

For more information, write to sadhakagrama@gmail.com This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

7th February, Full Moon Meditation

See: http://www.ahymsin.org/main/index.php/Index-of-Practices/full-moon-meditation.html

8th March, Full Moon Meditation

See: http://www.ahymsin.org/main/index.php/Index-of-Practices/full-moon-meditation.html

11th – 24th March, HYT Teacher Training Retreat at Swami Rama Sadhaka Grama

(These dates are subject to tweaking) Contact: hyt.ttp@gmail.com This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 

From Swami Veda's Schedule:

11th - 12th June, Hungary 

21st - 27th June, European Retreat in La Verna, Italy

1st - 17th July, The Meditation Center, Minneapolis, MN,  USA

14th/15th August, Ecuador, Galapagos

15th - 3ist August, Rancho La Puerta, Mexico

4th - 30th September, Four Countries in Africa

 

1st - 15th August,  Congress in South America

 

11th – 24th November, HYT Teacher Training Retreat at Swami Rama Sadhaka Grama

(These dates are subject to tweaking.) Contact: hyt.ttp@gmail.com This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 


2013 Upcoming Events

27th February – 20th March, SRSG, 2013 All Teachers and Sangha Gathering, Swami Rama Sadhaka Grama, Rishikesh, India

  • 28th February – 9th March: 10 days of inspiration from Swami Veda Bharati, other leading teachers and experts.
  • 10th March: Final offering of the current three years of Gayatri practice and introduction of the new AHYMSIN community practice.
  • 10th March: Swami Veda Bharati will begin a five year vow of silence.
  • 11th-19th March: Entire Sangha will take 9 days of silence.

For further information and to confirm you participation in this gathering, please contact the Ahymsin Event Coordinator. You can download a PDF with Swami Veda's invitation here.


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