International Day of Yoga Celebration

Jun 23, 2019 9:30am-1:00pm (ended)

In honor of the International Yoga Day, the MA Center  is hosting a FREE day of yoga and meditation.

All adults and children over age 10 are welcome to attend and experience practicing the Amrita Yoga technique and IAM Meditation. There will be special activities and modifications to the yoga practice for kids and seniors.

This year’s theme is Climate Action. There will be a short presentation about Amma’s teachings and recommendations on what we can do to help protect the environment and reduce global warming.

No registration is needed.

Schedule:

9:30 am: Welcome and sign in.
10:00 am: Amrita Yoga - Suitable for all levels
11:15 am: IAM Meditation
12:00 - 1:00 p.m: Climate Action Presentation, followed by Reflection Circles and Prayers for Peace

More about International Day of Yoga:

On December 11th, 2014, the 193-member United Nations General Assembly established 21st June as the International Day of Yoga with a record 177 co-sponsoring countries. The goal of this day is to promote wider dissemination of information about the benefits of practicing Yoga for the health of the world population. Yoga also brings harmony in all walks of life and thus is known for disease prevention, health promotion and management of many lifestyle-related disorders.

For more information, email MA Center Events

Saturday
Jul
20
10:00am - 7:30pm
SCHEDULE: 10 am - 4:30 pm: Seva (Lunch and chai included)
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Guided IAM 35 Meditation, Main House Puja Room
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm: Guru stotram, Archana,108 names of Amma
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm:  Video of Amma, Bhajans, Arati, Closing prayers and Prasad Castro Valley... more ›
Saturday
Jul
27
10:00am - 7:30pm
SCHEDULE: 10 am - 4:30 pm: Seva (Lunch and chai included)
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Guided IAM 35 Meditation, Main House Puja Room
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm: Guru stotram, Archana,108 names of Amma
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm:  Video of Amma, Karthika Puja, Bhajans, Arati, Closing prayers and Prasad... more ›
Saturday
Aug
03
10:00am - 7:30pm
SCHEDULE: 10 am - 4:30 pm: Seva (Lunch and chai included)
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Guided IAM 35 Meditation, Main House Puja Room
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm: Guru stotram, Archana,108 names of Amma
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm:  Video of Amma, Bhajans, Arati, Closing prayers and Prasad Castro Valley... more ›
Sunday
Aug
04
9:00am - 12:00pm
Location : Amrita Hall
Chanting Sri Lalitha Sahasranamam Namavali in unison for healing of Mother Nature, ending with chanting the Lokah peace prayer 108 times for World Peace. All are welcome. For more info., email MA Center Events
Tuesday
Aug
06
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Tuesday Class with Swamiji Location : Ron's House, 10312 Crow Canyon Road, Castro Valley, CA Topic: to be announced Format includes, spiritual discourse, discussion with audience, one or two bhajans, ending with a short meditation, arati and prasad distribution. This is an unique opportunity to... more ›
Wednesday
Aug
07
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Wednesday Class with Swamiji Location : Ron's House, 10312 Crow Canyon Road, Castro Valley, CA Topic: to be announced Format includes, spiritual discourse, discussion with audience, one or two bhajans, ending with a short meditation, arati and prasad distribution. This is an unique opportunity to... more ›
Saturday
Aug
10
A Multi-Day Event
At Amma’s 50th birthday celebration, the Integrated Amrita Meditation Technique® was introduced. Today, tens of thousands of practitioners value IAM technique as one of Amma's greatest gifts. This powerful meditation practice was designed by Amma to reconnect us with our inner Self so that we can... more ›
Saturday
Aug
10
10:00am - 8:00pm
First regular Saturday program schedule after Amma's Summer 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)
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm: *Guided IAM-35 Meditation (Main House Puja Room)
3... more ›
Sunday
Aug
11
1:00pm - 4:30pm
Learning is a lifelong pursuit. Get a great start to the upcoming school year 2019-20. Invoke Mother Saraswati's blessings as you embark on your journey for knowledge. This Saraswati Puja hosted by Amrita Bala Kendra is for the kids, and students of all ages who are starting a new academic year.... more ›
Saturday
Aug
17
10:00am - 8:00pm
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)
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm: *Guided IAM-35 Meditation (Main House Puja Room)
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm: *Group Vedic Chanting (Amrita Hall)
4:30... more ›

Our daily spiritual practices at the Main House include: 

Morning Archana

Mondays-Fridays: 5 AM

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

Saturdays-Sundays: 5 AM & 6 AM

  • 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.

Evening Bhajans

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

Monday : 7:45 pm
Tuesday: 7:00 pm
Wednesday: 7:00 pm
Thursday: 7:00 pm
Friday: 7:00 pm
Saturday: Part of the regular Saturday program. If there is no Saturday program, 7:30 pm
Sunday: 7:00 pm

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