March 24 – 28, 2016
Easter Special Programme
Reconnecting with the heart
With Swami Durgananda and Kailasananda, Yoga Acharyas
With Honoured Guest Sri Venugopal Goswami, Bhakti Acharya
Arrival Thursday, March 24 around 3pm,
Departure Monday, March 28 around 2pm
The Narada Bhakti Sutras
With Honoured guest Sri Venugopal Goswami
The Narada Bhakti sutras explains the nature of Bhakti, the love of the absolute. It speaks of the importance of developing purity, non-violence and compassion as steps towards the experience of unconditional love.
Sri Venugopal Goswami comes from a tradition dating back more than 500 years. He was initiated into the teachings of the Bhakti scriptures in the Radha Raman Temple. Sri Venugopal Goswami spent many years studying under the world-famous Indian vocalist Pandit Jasraj, a master interpreter of classical Hindustani music and the recipient of numerous international awards.
Topics of the discourse:
with live musical accompaniment (tablas, flute, harmonium and vocal)
- Friday March 25: the nature of true love
- Saturday March 26: developing a non-violent approach to life
- Sunday March 27: purifying the heart with compassion
- Monday March 28 (AM): unconditional love, the ultimate purpose of life
Inspiring lecture with Swami Durgananda
Saturday March 26 at noon: overcoming one’s inner limitations with yoga
Swami Durgananda is Yoga Acharya for Europe and a senior disciple of Swami Vishnudevananda. She directs the Sivananda Yoga Centres in Europe and teaches yoga philosophy at the Sivananda Teachers’ training courses around the world, sharing the inspiration of over 40 years of teaching experience.
Unity in Diversity – talks on Vedanta with Swami Kailasananda
· The oneness of creation
· Cosmic love as the source of all happiness
"Who am I?" – Discovering ones’ true Self
Swami Kailasananda is Yoga Acharya in Europe and director of the Ashram de Yoga Sivananda. She is a long time disciple of Swami Vishnudevananda and teaches in Sivananda Yoga Teachers’ Training (TTC),Advanced Teachers’ Training (ATTC) and Sadhana Intensive courses with much clarity, generosity and deep insight. She is author of the book "The Sivananda book of meditation".
- Energizing Asana classes and deep relaxation to calm the nervous system
- Meditation: find inner peace in silence
- Nature walks
Donation for 4 nights all included:
shared room: 244 €, double room: 288 €, single room: 356 €, single room with bathroom: 420 €