Events

International Day of Yoga

June 21, 2019
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An event every year that begins at 12:00am on of June, happening 3 times

Yoga for Harmony and for Inner Peace

When we embrace Yoga, we embrace the world. Through inner peace, we bring world peace.

“Yoga is an invaluable gift of India’s ancient tradition. It is not about exercise, but to discover the sense of oneness with yourself, the world, and nature.” —The Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, addressed the UN assembly stating.

The International Day of Yoga logo was created to reflect harmony and peace for humanity, which is the essence of yoga. Folding of both hands in the logo symbolizes yoga, or union, of individual consciousness (the soul) with Cosmic Consciousness (Spirit). —International Day of Yoga

The True Meaning of Yoga Is Union

Paramhansa Yogananda, a Self-realized Master from India, came to show us our infinite potential. From the East to the West, he brought the liberating technique of Kriya Yoga.

Kriya Yoga is ‘union (yoga) with the Infinite.’ —Paramhansa Yogananda, Autobiography of a Yogi

Events

Swami Sri Yukteswar’s Birthday

May 10, 2019
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An event every year that begins at 12:00am on of May, happening 3 times

Sri Yukteswar was born on May 10, 1855, to a wealthy businessman and his wife in Serampore, India. He was given the name Priya Nath Karar.

He met Babaji, the guru of Lahiri Mahasaya, in 1894.  Babaji told him that one day he would send Sri Yukteswar a disciple who would share the teachings of yoga in the West. This disciple turned out to be Paramhansa Yogananda, who is best known for his book, Autobiography of a Yogi. Babaji also asked Sri Yukteswar to write a book on the essential unity of the Bible and Bhagavad Gita, the most well-known scripture in India. Sri Yukteswar titled this book The Holy Science.

read more on Swami Sri Yukteswar’s webiste!

Events

International Day of Yoga

June 21, 2018
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every year that begins at 12:00am on of June, happening 3 times

Yoga for Harmony and for Inner Peace

When we embrace Yoga, we embrace the world. Through inner peace, we bring world peace.

“Yoga is an invaluable gift of India’s ancient tradition. It is not about exercise, but to discover the sense of oneness with yourself, the world, and nature.” —The Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, addressed the UN assembly stating.

The International Day of Yoga logo was created to reflect harmony and peace for humanity, which is the essence of yoga. Folding of both hands in the logo symbolizes yoga, or union, of individual consciousness (the soul) with Cosmic Consciousness (Spirit). —International Day of Yoga

The True Meaning of Yoga Is Union

Paramhansa Yogananda, a Self-realized Master from India, came to show us our infinite potential. From the East to the West, he brought the liberating technique of Kriya Yoga.

Kriya Yoga is ‘union (yoga) with the Infinite.’ —Paramhansa Yogananda, Autobiography of a Yogi

Events

Swami Sri Yukteswar’s Birthday

May 10, 2018
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every year that begins at 12:00am on of May, happening 3 times

Sri Yukteswar was born on May 10, 1855, to a wealthy businessman and his wife in Serampore, India. He was given the name Priya Nath Karar.

He met Babaji, the guru of Lahiri Mahasaya, in 1894.  Babaji told him that one day he would send Sri Yukteswar a disciple who would share the teachings of yoga in the West. This disciple turned out to be Paramhansa Yogananda, who is best known for his book, Autobiography of a Yogi. Babaji also asked Sri Yukteswar to write a book on the essential unity of the Bible and Bhagavad Gita, the most well-known scripture in India. Sri Yukteswar titled this book The Holy Science.

read more on Swami Sri Yukteswar’s webiste!