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

Fri, Sat, Sun: 7:00pm / Mon-Thu: 7:30pm Meditation and Fire Ceremony followed by group chanting and/or 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: Kirtan, special cultural events 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.