OM NAMO BHAGAVATE SIVANANDAYA
OM NAMO BHAGAVATE CHIDANANDAYA
OM NAMO BHAGAVATE VENKATESANANDAYA
Revered Devotee of the Lord,
NEWSLETTER — JULY 2018
We have pleasure in inviting you, your family to:
SATSANG IN CELEBRATION OF GURUPURNIMA (27th July)
ON SATURDAY 28th JULY FROM 17H00 TO 18h30
This is an important occasion for initiated disciples to attend, with an attitude of deep devotion. Any an everyone is welcome. Prasad supper will be served after satsang.
SATSANG AND SADHANA RETREAT WITH H.H. SRI SWAMI NIRLIPTANANDAJI MAHARAJ,
VICE PRESIDENT OF THE DIVINE LIFE SOCIETY OF INDIA
The programme scheduled for Swamiji Maharaj in Gauteng is:
Thursday evening 15th November — 19h00 — Satsang at Sri Ramesvara Mahadev Mandir
Friday evening 16th November — 19h00 — Satsang at Sri Ramesvara Mahadev Mandir
Saturday evening 17th November — Time to be confirmed — Satsang at Sri Adi Shankara Ashram
Sunday morning 18th November — 09h00 — Satsang at Sri Adi Shankara Ashram
Monday 19th November — Details to be confirmed
Tuesday 20th November — Details to be confirmed
Wednesday 21st November — Details to be confirmed
Thursday evening 22nd November — 19h15 — Satsang at the Sivananda School of Yoga
Friday evening 23rd November — 19h15 — Satsang at the Sivananda School of Yoga
Saturday 24th November — 06h00 to 17h00 — Sadhana Retreat at the Sivananda School of Yoga
Saturday evening 24th November — 17h00 to 18h30 — Satsang at the Sivananda School of Yoga
Prasad supper/lunch will be served after satsang at both Sri Adi Shankara Ashram
and Sivananda School of Yoga. Any and everyone is welcome at both venues.
Swamiji will depart for Ananda Kutir Ashrama, Cape Town, on Sunday 25th November 2018.
IN REPLY TO A QUESTION
“Who is a satsangi?”
Anyone who attends satsang, whether frequently or occasionally, at the Sivananda School of Yoga or anywhere else. Satsang is open to the general public and free of charge, as is the refreshment which is invariably served afterwards. At your Yoga Centre, satsang is on Saturdays from 17h00 to 18h30, and on Sunday mornings from 09h00 to 10h15.
HAVAN, PUJA AND HINDU SAMSKARAS
Anyone needing a marriage officer for weddings or blessing of unions, or for haven, puja or any other Hindu ceremonies, may contact your Yoga Centre’s committee member Pandit Sri Aarti Panday — telephone numbers: 011-484-1428 / 082-787-7170.
CLASSES IN RECESS
We do not have classes whenever a public holiday falls on a weekday.
There will not be a class on Thursday 9th August: National Women’s Day.
Philosophical Discussion and Meditation Training sessions
will not be held on Monday evenings 13th and 20th August.
Group Meditation sessions on Wednesdays will
not be held until the commencement of Spring.
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“Detach – Attach”
“Serve, Love, Give, Purify, Meditate, Realise.”
“Sow a habit, reap a character; sow a character, reap a destiny.”
“If you make a virtue your policy, eventually it will become your nature.”
Gurudev Sri Swami Sivanandaji Maharaj