Calendar of Events 2019 - YSS Dakshineswar Ashram

COMMEMORATIONS DURING July – December, 2019

GURU PURNIMA CELEBRATION
This year a programme will be conducted at the Kala Mandir, Kolkata on the day of Guru Purnima, July 16, 2019. Devotees may join the group meditation sessions held in our ashram for few days before the Guru Purnima celebration in order to feel the divine blessings of God & Gurus so tangibly felt during this blessed occasion of the year.

Date

Location

Contact

July 16, 2019 (Tuesday)

Kala Mandir
48, Shakespeare Sarani, Kolkata 700017
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 Noon | Kirtan, Satsanga and Prasad distribution

Yogoda Satsanga Math — Dakshineswar
21, U. N. Mukherjee Road, Kolkata 700076
Time: 5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. | Energization Exercises, Meditation, Pushpanjali 

25645931
25646208

 


OTHER SPECIAL COMMEMORATIONS DURING July – December, 2019

Programme on these occasions will consist of meditation, satsanga, pushpanjali, and prasad.

Commemoration of

Place & Address

Date

Time

Mahavatar Babaji’s
Smriti Divas

Guruji’s Parental House,
4, Garpar Road, Kolkata 9

Phone: 2564 5931

July 25, 2019

(Thursday) 5:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Sri Krishna
Janmashtami

Yogoda Satsanga Math —
Dakshineswar 

August 24, 2019
(Saturday)

10 a.m. – 12 noon

Sri Sri Lahiri Mahasaya’s
Mahasamadhi Anniversary

Yogoda Satsanga Math — Dakshineswar

Sept. 26, 2019
(Thursday)

5:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Sri Sri Lahiri Mahasaya’s Avirbhav
Anniversary

Yogoda Satsanga Math — Dakshineswar

Sept. 30, 2019
(Monday)

5:30 p.m. – 8 p.m

Christmas

Yogoda Satsanga Math — Dakshineswar

Dec 25, 2019
(Wednesday)

10 a.m. – 12 noon

Note:- All these programmes will also be held in our Garpar, Serampore, and Telary centres and in other centres around West Bengal. For details regarding the date and time of the programmes please contact the respective centres.


CONDUCTED SPIRITUAL RETREAT
September 20 – 22, 2019 (Classes in Bengali)
At Yogoda Satsanga Math, Dakshineswar

Be with people in silence; don’t spend precious time and energy in idle talk. Eat in Silence; work in silence. God loves silence.
— Sri Sri Paramahansa Yogananda

This weekend retreat shall include group meditations, satsangas, and review of meditation techniques by YSS sannyasis. Participants are requested to maintain silence during the retreat to deepen their attunement with God and Gurus, and to build their inner environment.
If you are interested in participating in this retreat programme, please register at least one week in advance at the Ashram Reception Office, giving your full name, address, Lesson Registration Number, age, phone no(s), and arrival and departure date and time.

Alternatively, you may Register Online 


LONG MEDITATION PROGRAMMES
At Yogoda Satsanga Math, Dakshineswar

"Remember that the longer you practise meditation with intensity, the nearer you will be to joyous contact with the silent God. Intensity consists in making every today’s meditation deeper than yesterday’s and every tomorrow’s meditation deeper than today’s."
— Sri Sri Paramahansa Yogananda

Date

Occasion

Time

June 16

International Day of Yoga Long Meditation

2 pm to 8 pm

May 18

Sri Yukteswarji’s Avirbhava Long Meditation

2 pm to 8 pm

July 14

Guru Purnima Long Meditation

2 pm to 8 pm

August 25

Janmashtami 8-hours Meditation

10 am to 6 pm

September 29

Lahiri Mahasaya’s Avirbhav Long Meditation

2 pm to 8 pm

October 13

Monthly Long Meditation

2 pm to 8 pm

December 22

Christmas 8-hour Meditation

10 am to 6 pm

Please Note: The schedule will comprise of prayer, reading, chanting, and meditation. There will be a break of half-an-hour in between.

Devotees with cough and cold are requested to abstain from attending the long meditation.

It is extremely important that during the entire session, each devotee makes an extra effort to sit completely still. In this group endeavour, restless movements and any sound disturb the devotees present.

If you are interested in participating in these programmes, you are requested to register at least one week in advance at the Ashram Reception Office, giving your full name, address, Lesson Registration No., age, phone number(s), and specifying the date of your attendance.