Morning & Evening Meditation Programs

Traditionally, Ashram members and guests meet mornings and evenings to meditate together in silence and participate in spiritual studies and practices.

Morning Programs
9:00am Meditation and Fire Ceremony
9:45-10:30/10:45am Scriptural Studies, readings or recordings. Includes chanting, translation and discussion of Bhagavad Gītā, Upanishads, Shankaracharya's Ātma Bodha, and other texts of Yoga-Vedānta philosophy. With reading of commentary by Shri Brahmananda Sarasvati where available.
With Bharati Devi and Karuna Devi.

Evening Programs

7:30pm / 7:00pm Fri, Sat, Sun: Meditation and Fire Ceremony followed by group chanting, readings from Shri Brahmananda's essays and various spiritual sources, study of Yoga Sūtras or recordings of Shri Brahmananda's satsangs.
With Joan Suval (one Saturday/month exc. Jan & Feb), Bharati Devi, Tara Devi & others.
8:00pm on weekends: special cultural events, Kirtan or lectures when scheduled.

Suggested Donation for attendance of a morning or evening program: $10 / members $5. Admission to cultural events: $20 / members $15.
Included in Ashram overnight guest rates.