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Bhagavad Gita helps to repair the wounded heart, setting one free to soar the skies unfettered by shackles of despondency.

Sri Swamini Svatmavidyananda Saraswati

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Fri 08 Jul 2022
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Sun 10 Jul 2022

12:00 AM - 11:59 PM (UTC+5.5)

Bhagavad Gita for Everyday Living

– 2 Day Residential Retreat

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No. 69, BMTC Layout, Adjacent to Kammasandra Village, Lakshmipura
Hobli, Karnataka India

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Bhagavad Gita for Everyday Living

What we call “daily life” is a continually raging battle in the Kurukshetra of one’s heart. Strong preferences, prejudices, and priorities clash, tearing asunder one’s sanity and tranquility, and plunging one within the habitual sinkhole of despondency. Yet, somehow one soldiers on, hoping that this state of continual conflict is an aberration, even though it presents itself as the norm. Imprisoned by the chains of wrong notions and priorities, one clings tightly to a dangerous vortex of action and reaction.

Fortunately, in the recognition that one needs help, half the battle is already won. The rest is taken care of by the mesmerising melodies of Lord Krishna’s flute in the form of the verses of the Bhagavad Gita. The wounded heart is repaired, setting one free to soar the skies of goals and ambitions unfettered by the shackles of despondency and despair.

Come and explore these possibilities with us in the mini-retreat on the Bhagavad Gita for Everyday Living. Give yourself a weekend of relaxation and expansion. You have nothing to lose, except self-ignorance.

The Details of the Retreat are as follows:

Date & timings: Starts on the evening of Friday, July 08, 2022, 5pm and concludes on Sunday, July 10, 2022, 3pm.

Venue: Ritambhara Retreat, No. 69, BMTC Layout, Adjacent to Kammasandra Village, Lakshmipura Hobli.

The Retreat, located just on the outskirts of Bangalore city, is a small beautiful space dedicated to Yoga & spiritual studies and practices in a simple and clean environment adjacent to a farm of its own.

Accommodation: Only shared accommodation will be provided

Food: Simple sattvik food with fresh grown vegetables from the farm

Reaching the Retreat Venue: The venue is about 22 kms from Majestic Bus Stand and is accessible through Magadi Road and Tumkur Road preferably through own vehicles. The retreat center is very close to ‘Kamadhenu Kshetra’ – a highly popular Raghavendra Swamy temple in the last few years. It would take about an hour to reach the retreat venue from the heart of the city. Participants have to make their own arrangements. If any assistance is required Indica Moksha Team will help.

Please Note:

-Precaution and care are being taken keeping in mind the pandemic situation and health advisories. The venue is cleaned and sanitized. Sanitizers and other necessary aids and practices are put in place.
-The participants are mandated to fill and submit the registration form.
-All Participants have to reach the venue by Friday noon as the sessions commence from that evening itself.
-No children below the age of 18 are allowed in the retreat.
-Accommodation would be provided on a sharing basis. No individual rooms.
-No outside food is allowed or available.
-After registration payment link will be shared separately.

Retreat Fee: Rs.6000/-

*Avail Early Bird discount offer: Rs.5,000/- for registration before 30th June, 2022. (Limited seats only)

For more details contact us at +91 7760079475 or email: nithin@advaita-academy.org

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Sri Swamini Svatmavidyananda Saraswati

longtime disciple of Paramapujya Swami Dayananda Saraswati

Dr. Swamini Svatmavidyananda Saraswati has taught at several universities nationally, including UC Berkeley. She is widely recognized as a scholar of Advaita Vedanta, and is a disciple of Pujya Sri Swami Dayanandaji Saraswati, an internationally known Acharya of the Advaita Vedanta tradition, interfaith leader, and scholastic author of Vedanta, responsible for the inception of the All India Movement for Seva (AIM for Seva), a non-profit enabling rural Indian children to receive a proper education. She is widely in demand for lectures and seminars, in the USA and internationally, for her expertise in interreligious engagement, and in-depth training and scholarship on Advaita Vedanta. Dr. Saraswati is the Acharya of Arsha Vijnana Gurukulam, which was founded in 2004 and has centers in Atlanta, GA, Eugene, OR, Washington DC, Detroit, MI, Milwaukee, WI, and Fort Meyers, FL.