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Four States of Yoga Nidra

3 October, 2010 @ 8:08 pm

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Report from Guru Purnima 2010

31 July, 2010 @ 7:19 pm

"Swami Veda's Guru Purnima celebration was broadcast live from Minneapolis - 26 July 2010 and via Skype to the Swami Rama Sadhaka Grama (SRSG) Ashram in Rishikesh  as well as simultaneously to the Milwaukee Center. The "Bharati Radio" broadcast was heard by many throughout North America." - svb

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Tri-Yearly Fire Offerings, 25th February – 11th March, 2013

15 June, 2010 @ 8:32 pm

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Spiritual Festival Guidelines for 2010

3 June, 2010 @ 11:07 pm

The 40-day Spiritual Festival in the Himalayan Yoga Tradition is a time period when sadhakas undertake special spiritual practices, such as more intense japa and increased implementing of the Yamas and Niyamas etc.  There are many suggestions given in the articles cited below as to how to cultivate a more sattvic personality.

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Lord, Give Me the Strength

28 April, 2010 @ 3:29 pm

It was a very tumultuous time for me. One day I was at my wit's end. I did not know if I could make it through the day. Before I left for work, a little bird told me to open up Swami Rama's book, Sadhana. I opened the book, at random, to page 69, and read this passage:

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Four Poems

20 April, 2010 @ 8:43 pm

Guided by my Guru, A Pilgrimage to take, Rugged hills and bustling towns, No impression make, In silence I sit wrapped in shawl, To hand out bananas, Our driver taking one, Here a boarder guard, With expression bland as he looks within, Driver not perturbed - both babble in a foreign tongue

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AHYMSIN 2007 – 2009

5 April, 2010 @ 4:16 pm

In February 2007, we, the global family, gathered together at Swami Rama Sadhaka Grama in Rishikesh, India, at the invitation of Swami Veda Bharati  We met people we hadn’t known existed, strengthened relations with those we knew, and began to explore the relationship of kinship.  In the process, the Association of Himalayan Yoga Meditation Societies International was formed, a constitution was passed, and the first Executive Committee and other organizational groups were put in  place.  SRSG is the world headquarters of AHYMSIN.

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Learn from Swami Rama!

30 March, 2010 @ 9:09 pm

The Himalayan Institute Hospital Trust (http://www.hihtindia.org/) has carried on the admirable work of making available the teachings of the Himalayan Masters as interpreted by Swami Rama of the Himalayas in the publication of books, calendars, CDs and DVDs.  These bring perennial wisdom to our lives.  The HIHT link for information about these publications in English, Hindi, and Spanish is http://www.hihtindia.org/SRC%20publication.html

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Poem Offerings

24 March, 2010 @ 4:54 pm

The blue green Ganges, gushes through the mountain gorge, to water the fields of India. So, too, my world heart, Pours peace upon open souls.

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Gathering of the Sangha Report

20 March, 2010 @ 8:53 pm

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