Siddha Yoga Retreat for Young People With Meditation Sessions 5 and 6,  2017
Jul
12
to Jul 13

Siddha Yoga Retreat for Young People With Meditation Sessions 5 and 6, 2017

 This retreat will focus on the Siddha Yoga practices. 

Young adults, ages 18 - 24, are also invited to support the  Family Retreat (July 14-17) with the Siddha Yoga practice of seva.

Registration required.
Retreat Fee: $30 (Ages 13-24); $50 (ages 25 and older). Accommodations not included.
For questions regarding registration, send an email to registration@syaoakland.org.

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Jul
27
4:30 AM04:30

Gurupurnima

In India, the full moon of the month of Ashada (July-August) is honored as the most auspicious and important of the entire year. This moon's luminous brilliance and perfect form are seen as expressions of the Guru's gift of grace and the attainment of Self-realization. Siddha Yogis focus on the practice of dakshina during this holiday.

Abhishek 4:30 am - 5:30 am
Shri Guru Gita 6:30 am - 8:00 am
Chanting Cave in Shaktinilaya Hall 8:30 am - 5:15 pm

Celebration Dinner 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Siddha Yoga Celebration Satsang in Honor of Gurupurnima 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

No registration required

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Aug
15
6:00 AM06:00

Baba Muktananda's Divya Diksha

Baba Muktananda's Divya Diksha on August 15 is the anniversary of the day that Baba Muktananda received divine initiation from his Guru, Bhagavan Nityananda.

Ashram open all day
Shri Guru Gita 6:30 am - 8:00 am
Chanting Cave in Shaktinilaya Hall 8:30 am - 7:15 pm

No registration required

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Sep
16
10:45 AM10:45

Preparation Satsang for the Global Siddha Yoga Shaktipat Intensive in honor of Baba Muktananda's Mahasamadhi

In this event, Siddha Yoga meditation teachers Swami Kripananda and Meera Laube-Szapiro guide us in practicing the four wheels of the Shaktipat Intensive -- posture, breath, mantra, and meditation. This event is a great way to prepare your body and mind for the Global Siddha Yoga Shaktipat Intensive 2017 in honor of Baba Muktananda's Mahasamadhi.

No registration required

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Oct
14
10:45 AM10:45

Preparation Satsang for the Global Siddha Yoga Shaktipat Intensive in honor of Baba Muktananda's Mahasamadhi

In this event, Siddha Yoga meditation teachers Swami Kripananda and Meera Laube-Szapiro guide us in practicing the four wheels of the Shaktipat Intensive -- posture, breath, mantra, and meditation. This event is a great way to prepare your body and mind for the Global Siddha Yoga Shaktipat Intensive 2017 in honor of Baba Muktananda's Mahasamadhi.

No registration required

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Siddha Yoga Retreat for Young People with the Global Siddha Yoga Shaktipat Intensive in honor of Baba Muktananda's Mahasamadhi
Nov
10
to Nov 11

Siddha Yoga Retreat for Young People with the Global Siddha Yoga Shaktipat Intensive in honor of Baba Muktananda's Mahasamadhi

The Siddha Yoga Shaktipat Intensive is the primary vehicle through which Gurumayi Chidvilasananda bestows shaktipat diksha, the awakening of the inner spiritual energy.
Saturday, November 10, 9:00 am - 6:30 pm

The second day of the retreat includes the Siddha Yoga Shaktipat Intensive Reflection Satsang for Young People.
Sunday, November 11, 8:00 am - 2:30 pm.

Registration required

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Namasankirtana
May
19
7:15 PM19:15

Namasankirtana

Namasankirtana is a beautiful group chant done in a call and response fashion, with musical accompaniment. 

Dinner. Dosa, a traditional Indian food, in the Amrit Café 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Welcome Orientation 6:45 pm - 7:05 pm  
Namasankirtana 7:15 pm - 8:15 pm
Self-serve sweets, snacks, and informal satsang in the Amrit Café 8:15 pm – 9:00 pm 

No registration required

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May
12
9:30 AM09:30

Spring Cleaning

Meet in the Amrit Café and join groups to work on seva projects in different areas of the Ashram. Projects are categorized by the amount of physical strength needed, so you may join the perfect project for you. Families with children are welcome. Wear casual cleaning clothes and closed-toed shoes.

Kundalini Stavah 12:00 noon - 12:15 pm
Lunch 12:15 pm - 1:00 pm

No registration required

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Apr
29
6:30 AM06:30

Baba Muktananda's Lunar Birthday

Temple opens 6:30 am
Abhishek (includes the recitation of Shri Rudram) 6:45 am - 7:45 am
Breakfast 7:45 am - 8:45 am
Welcome Orientation 8:15 am - 8:35 am
Siddha Yoga Celebration Satsang in Honor of Baba Muktananda's Lunar Birthday (includes the Recitation of Shri Guru Gita) 9:00 am - 10:40 am
Celebration Brunch 10:45 am - 11:45 am

No registration required

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Apr
28
7:15 PM19:15

Siddha Yoga Satsang

April 28 is the 43rd anniversary of the Siddha Yoga Ashram in Oakland.

Namasankirtana with young Siddha Yoga musicians (in the Temple) 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
Dinner 5:30 pm - 6:45 pm
Chanting Satsang 7:15 pm - 8:30 pm
Shiva Arati 8:45 pm - 9:00 pm

No registration required

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Feb
11
10:45 AM10:45

The Global Siddha Yoga Satsang for New Year's Day 2018. A Sweet Surprise.

In this webcast of A Sweet Surprise 2018, participants will receive Gurumayi Chidvilasananda's Message for 2018 and listen to Gurumayi’s Message Talk. The webcast will be approximately 1 hour 45 minutes in length.

Lunch will be served after the webcast

Registration Fee: $100 adults; $35 for young people (13-24); registration is not required for children 12 and under.

 

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