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Vedanta (Janmashtami) Camp, Indore 2017

A five days residential Vedanta (Janmashtami) Camp is being organized at the Vedanta Ashram, Sudama Nagar, Indore. The Camp will be of six days from 10th to 15th Aug 2017, and the conclusion will be with the celebration of Sri Krishna Janmashtami on the 15th Aug. On next day to Janmashtami i.e on 16th Aug a short trip to nearby place will be organized depending upon weather. Expenses for this trip will by contribution. One can leave by 17 th Aug as per convenience.

Camp Acharyas:

The pravachans will be conducted by Poojya Guruji Swami Atmanandaji and Poojya Swamini Amitanandaji. The Meditation and Chanting sessions will be by Poojya Swamini Samatanandaji, while the Puja sessions will be guided by Poojya Swamini Poornanandaji.

Venue :

Vedanta Ashram, E/2948, Sudama Nagar, Indore-452009 (MP). Ashram on Google Map: https://goo.gl/82lPLi

Subjects :

Pravachans on ‘Laghu Vakya Vritti ; and Pravachans on ‘Gita Chapter 7‘.

All the sessions will be in Hindi.

Who can apply:

Any healthy, sincere devotee who can live in the simple & austere atmosphere of an Ashram, without any complaints & problems, and wish to study Vedanta at the feet of traditional teachers can apply. The campers will have to stay inside the venue for all these six days. They will be given rooms with twin sharing. There are few rooms with attached bath/Lat, while others have common bath/lat facilities. No outing during the camp is allowed, and if at all there is some emergency they will take permission of the Acharyas to go out. After the camp, if weather permits, there may be a short yatra organized for everyone. Expenses for this trip will by contribution.

No outside food is permitted. The timings of food & tea is fixed, and the menu is simple & sattwic. Clean filtered water is available 24×7.

Campers should be ready to serve in whatever way necessary to help keep the place clean & quiet.

All campers will have to attend all the classes and should be punctual to be in the class few minutes before.

Campers will just have to bring their minimum necessary clothes and toiletries. Bedding will be provided by the Ashram.

Routine :

6.00 AM – Meditation (by Swamini Samatanandaji)

6.30 – Tea

6.45 – Shri Gangeshwar Mahadev Abhishek & Aarati (by Swamini Poornanandaji)

7.15 – Chanting (by Swamini Samatanandaji)

8.00 – Breakfast

9.00 – Two Pravachans on the ‘Laghu Vakya Vritti’ (by Poojya Guruji)

12.30 – Lunch

4.00 PM – Tea

5.00 – Pravachan on ‘Gita Chapter 7’ (by Swamini Amitanandaji)

6.30 – Temple Arati

7.30 – Dinner

8.30 – Bhajan / Que & Ans / Cultural events

10.00 – Lights off

Travel Plans:

The Campers will have to reach the venue latest by 9th Aug evening and can leave by 17 th Aug as per their conveniences. Any change will have to be notified earlier.

Registration:

1. Please fill up the online Registration Form by following the link or check out the form below.

2. All the classes are free, but the campers have to take care of the various stay & food expenses etc. The fee for all these logistics, per person, has been fixed at Rs 5000/- for the six days stay. This amount can be deposited in any branch of  HDFC Bank. The account details are:

1. Name: Vedanta Parmarthic Sewa Trust

2. HDFC Bank Savings A/C No. 02811000003766. (Annapoorna Road Branch, Indore)

3. Other methods of Registration payment;

upi – vpst3766@upi or 9302107229

Mobikwik – 9302107229

By Cards

3. You can even simply inform us of your wish to join the camp either by email or WhatsApp. We shall then provide all the required details of completing the formalities personally. Registration will however be confirmed only when the required donation is deposited in the Bank.

Registration Form: 

This entry was posted on April 23, 2017, in Ashram, Camp.

Vedanta Piyush – April 2017

The Apr 2017 edition of Vedanta Piyush is the Hindi monthly eMagazine of International Vedanta Mission, containing inspiring and enlightening articles of Vedanta & Hinduism, and news of the activities of Vedanta Mission & Ashram – has been published. You can check it out from the links below:

Links:  Vedanta Piyush is available on all of the following sites, and can be either downloaded or read online.

  1. Issuu

  2. Scribd

  3. GDocs

  4. Box

Getting VP in your Folder directly: Now that we have Google Drive , our subscribers with Gmail can get the VS directly in their Google Drive Folder – the moment it is published. Interested people can let us know so that we can add their email id’s in Direct Share Facility.

Vedanta Piyush is a free magazine, and you are welcome to share it with your friends & relatives. May the good values & vision spread to bless the lives of one & all.

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Gita Gyana Yagna, Bhubaneswar

There was a week-long GITA GYANA YAGNA at Bhubaneswar from 7th to 13th April, at the same venue – Sivananda Samskrutik Kendra. P. Swaminiji reached Bhubaneswar on 6th afternoon and in the evening addressed the devotees who had gathered there for their weekly satsang. From next day the morning-evening pravachan’s started. The subject matter of the twin discourses were: Gita Chapter 4 and Kathopanishad 2-1.

During this Yagna, P. Swamini Poornanandaji also joined Sw Samatananda at Bhubaneswar – for darshan of various famous pilgrimages in that area. On 11th the host & sponsor of the entire trip Sh Rajesh Kumar took her to Konark and Jagannath Puri. Next two days she visited Lingaraj Mandir / Dhauli and then the famous Nandankanan Zoo.

Some Album Links:

GGY Bhubaneswar

GGY Concludes

Nandankanan Zoo Visit

This entry was posted on April 16, 2017, in GGY, Yatra.

Vedanta Sandesh – April 2017

The Apr 2017 edition of Vedanta Sandesh is the English monthly eMagazine of International Vedanta Mission, containing inspiring and enlightening articles of Vedanta & Hinduism, and news of the activities of Vedanta Mission & Ashram – has been published. You can check it out from the links below:

Links:  Vedanta Sandesh is available on all of the following sites, and can be either downloaded or read online.

  1. Issuu

  2. Scribd

  3. GDocs

  4. Box

Getting VS in your Folder directly: Now that we have Google Drive , our subscribers with Gmail can get the VS directly in their Google Drive Folder – the moment it is published. Interested people can let us know so that we can add their email id’s in Direct Share Facility.

Vedanta Sandesh is a free magazine, and you are welcome to share it with your friends & relatives. May the good values & vision spread to bless the lives of one & all.

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This entry was posted on April 1, 2017, in Magazines.