Nonviolence as Spiritual Action
with Michael Nagler

'It is entirely within the realm of possibility to create a world free of poverty, violence, slavery, the neglect of our precious children and abuse of planet earth'

About Michael Nagler
Michael Nagler is Professor emeritus of Classics and Comparative Literature at UC, Berkeley, where he co-founded the Peace and Conflict Studies Program in which he taught the immensely popular nonviolence course that was webcast in its entirety as well as PACS 90, “Meditation” and a sophomore seminar called “Why Are We Here? Great Writing on the Meaning of Life” for fifteen years. He is the founder of the Metta Center for Nonviolence.

Friday & Saturday, August 9 & 10


Friday, Aug 9th 7.15pm Waging nonviolence - love in action (Free Talk)

Saturday, Aug 10th  2-5pm Social Activism meets Spirituality - integrating the inner work and the outer work (Suggested Donation: $20 members/$30 Non-members)

The Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Center Los Angeles reserves the right to substitute speakers or rearrange events if necessary. All of the listed speakers are confirmed at this time, bu should any be unable to attend, for any reason, the Center  will provide substitute speakers and/or topics. The views of each speaker are personal, and do not necessarily reflect the views of the International Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Centers.

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