Spring Afternoon Meditation Retreat

Spring Afternoon Meditation Retreat
Spring Afternoon Meditation Retreat
Apr 13, 2014 1:00pm-5:30pm (ended)

Sunday, April 13, 2014

Spring Afternoon Meditation Retreat

Enjoy the beautiful Spring season in the green rolling hills of the M.A. Center and come for reflection, meditation and contemplation for a peaceful Sunday afternoon. This retreat is designed for adults with meditation, chanting, bhajans - devotional singing, and weather permitting, we will also spend reflective time in the natural beauty of M.A. Center's gardens and woodlands.

Advance registration is not required, registration is $5 at the door.

There will be a 12:30 pm Castro Valley BART pick-up. Please email RSVP for a ride to sanramonevents@macenters.org.

 

 

Saturday
Jul
09
A Multi-Day Event
10 am – 4:30 pm – Seva (Lunch and chai included)
5:00 - 6:00 pm: Guru stotram, Archana,108 names of Amma
6:00 - 6:20 pm: Video of Amma
6:20 - 7:30 pm: Bhajans, Arati, Closing prayers, Prasad For more information, email MA Center... more ›
Thursday
Jul
28
7:30pm - 9:00pm
Puja performed in the Main House, Puja Room. A monthly birthday is traditionally observed in India based on the moon's position at the time of birth. The moon returns to this spot in the heavens, approximately every 28 days. Karthika is the Nakshatra - star constellation- in which the moon was... more ›
Saturday
Aug
06
10:00am - 8:30pm
First full Saturday program after the break for Amma’s Tour.
Make a day of it! Join us in any of the activities or just for the evening program. SCHEDULE FOR THE DAY: 10:00 am - 4:30 pm: Seva (Service projects)
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm: Lunch
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Guided IAM-35... more ›
Friday
Aug
12
7:30pm - 9:00pm
Bri. Rema Devi, one of Amma’s senior disciples, will be performing the Bhagavati Seva Puja at the ashram. Registration is required. The Bhagavati Seva Puja, is an ancient Vedic puja ceremony done to restore balance in the environment and bring peace within us and the world. It balances the malefic... more ›
Saturday
Aug
13
10:00am - 8:30pm
Join us each Saturday for a day of selfless service(seva) and our evening special program. Come for the full day or just a part of it!   SCHEDULE FOR THE DAY: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm: Seva (Service projects), visit macenterseva.org to check details 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm... more ›
Sunday
Aug
14
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: Amrita Hall
Amrita Bala Kendra is hosting a Saraswati puja for students at the start of the academic year.
Registration required. Please register... more ›
Saturday
Aug
20
10:00am - 8:30pm
Join us each Saturday for a day of selfless service(seva) and our evening special program. Come for the full day or just a part of it!   SCHEDULE FOR THE DAY: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm: Seva (Service projects), visit macenterseva.org to check details 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm... more ›
Wednesday
Aug
24
A Multi-Day Event
Location: Amrita Hall
We are celebrating Krishna's birthday and Amma's monthly birth-star (Karthika) on this day. The evening will start with a manasa puja honoring Amma followed by festivities remembering Lord Krishna's birth and life. Schedule : 7:30 pm      Manasa puja for Karthika... more ›
Saturday
Aug
27
10:00am - 8:30pm
Join us each Saturday for a day of selfless service(seva) and our evening special program. Come for the full day or just a part of it!   SCHEDULE FOR THE DAY: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm: Seva (Service projects), visit macenterseva.org to check details 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm... more ›

Our daily spiritual practices at the Main House include: 

Mornings

Mondays-Fridays: 5:15am

  • 108 Names of Amma
  • 1000 Names of the Divine Mother, Sri Lalitha Sahasranam

Saturdays-Sundays: 6:15am

  • 108 Names of Amma
  • 1000 Names of the Divine Mother, Sri Lalitha Sahasranam

To attend morning programs, please call RSVP at 510-537-9417 the evening before.

Evenings

  • Guru Stotram Chanting
  • Bhajans, Devotional singing
  • Closing prayers and Arati

Monday : 7:45 pm
Tuesday: 7:45 pm
Wednesday: 7:00 pm
Thursday: 7:45 pm
Friday: 7:00 pm
Saturday: 7:30 pm (or 4:45 pm in the Amrita Hall when there is a regular Saturday program)
Sunday: 7:00 pm