Swami Bodhananda's Meditation, Patanjali Yogasutras and Parenting Workshops
to Nov 24

Swami Bodhananda's Meditation, Patanjali Yogasutras and Parenting Workshops

Swamiji's Workshops

Venue for all Workshops below - YB Center: 20445 Prospect Rd, Suite #1, San Jose, CA-95125; Except for 1 Day Meditation at Hakone Gardens 

Weekend Meditation Workshop with Swamiji
Day/Date/Time: Saturday; Nov 18th 11 am to 1 pm
Fees: Others $25, couples $40 (includes entry fees to the garden) ;                                                            At the door $35; Couples $50

Venue: Hakone Estate and Gardens; 21000 Big Basin Way, Saratoga, CA, 95070

Swamiji will lead us to the silent meditation walk and then lead a meditation practice. Allow yourself to have a spiritual experience with the renowned master and meditation and vedanta teacher. Unveil yourself.

Spiritual Parenting and Relationship management
Day/Date/Time: Sunday; Nov 19th 10.30 to noon
Included in the fees for kids class parents. Others $25, couples $40. At the door $35; Couples $50

Upcoming teenagers? Terrible Twos? Never mind, we can still relax and be calm amidst storm! This is our popular program where Swamiji brings practical application of strategies and techniques from the vedantic texts. Relationship are hard to maintain. Differences in our personalities may be affecting our relationships, may it be parenting, couples, family members, colleagues, friends and social circles. Can Spirituality benefit in the field? Swamiji has conducted many such workshops before. Come and listen to his vedic wisdom. 

Weekdays Morning Meditation Workshop - 2 Days
: Mon-Fri; Nov 27th and Nov 28th, 6.30 to 8 am
Fees: Included in the fees for yoga bharati paid members, Fees: Others $25, couples $40 At the door $35; Couples $50

Swamiji's meditation sessions are very popular. From his depth of Adviata Vedanta knowledge and experiments, Swamiji has devised many different meditation techqniues such as Patanjali meditation, Chakra meditation, Kundalini meditation techniques to name a few. 

Patanjali Yoga Sutras
: Sunday; Nov 19th 1 pm to 5 pm
Fees: $65; Included in the YTT fees for YTT 2017 students. 

What is Yoga? Asanas? Breathing? Meditation? What is the place for Ethics in Yoga? Does the science of yoga talk about God? If so, how? Curious? Please find out the concepts of yoga through the study of Patanjali Yoga Sutras. Swamii brings the best of wisdom in its most classically pure interpretation and makes it simple and relevant to modern society.

Fees for all Workshops combined: $130 (Individually $140).  

For questions, please call 408 341 9642 or email workshop@yogabharati.org
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Yoga and Ayurveda Workshop
to Aug 27

Yoga and Ayurveda Workshop

Welcome to the Fall Ayurveda and Yoga/Pranayama workshop offered by Yoga Bharati and Yogaksema USA. As fall approaches, we should start thinking of approaching winter. Ayurvedic detoxification and tonification during the season change helps boost our immunity and to stay free of viral infections during winter. 

Below are our workshops of Ayurveda, Pranayama and Yoga to help you with knowledge, concepts, and to inculcate  healthy lifestyle. Combine Ayurveda with Yoga or Pranayama offering.  COMBO PACKAGES with Discounted Price Offering

Note: Active Member Discount available

Ayurveda Detox and Yoga Lifestyle Workshop

1. Ayurveda Detox and Workshop
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   Sat and Sun , Aug 26 and 27th
    noon-4.30pm (Ayurvedic Lunch provided)
Detox Dieting Duration - Aug 28th - Sep3rd (1 week) 
Fees:$95 (Ayurveda Only)
Combo Packages
        Advancing in Pranayama and Ayurveda $176 (20% off)
        Yoga For Stress Managenment and Ayurveda $176 (20% off)

2. Advancing in Pranayama
- Aug 28th-Sept 14 (6 weeks; 12 sessions) 
Days/Times - Mon/Thurs - 6:30am-7.40am
Fees - $125 (Regular) or $176(Combined with Ayurveda)

3. Yoga For Stress Management
- Aug 28th-Oct 4th (6 weeks; 12 sessions) 
Days/Times - Mon/Wed - 6.45pm to 8pm
Fees - $125 (Regular) or $176(Combined with Ayurveda)

4. Yoga as Fitness (Weight Management)
- Aug 29th-Oct 5th (6 weeks; 12 sessions) 
Days/Times - Tues/Thurs - 6.45pm to 8pm
Fees - $125 (Regular) or $176(Combined with Ayurveda)

Call us for any clarifications at 408 341 YOGA (9642)

Ayurveda and Yoga Workshop Details

This workshop will introduce to the basic principles of Ayurveda and how we can integrate healthy lifestyle choices in our daily lives. The participants will go through an assessment to determine their unique doshic type. Following the assessment, they will be provided with Ayuryoga, a practice developed by renowned Ayurveda Teacher and Author, Dr. Vasant Lad. Ayuryoga is a personalized practice to suit one's unique doshic type, and combines asanas (postures), pranayama (breathwork), dhyana (meditation), and tanmatra sadhana (practices to invigorate the senses). Participants will also be provided with recommendations and guidelines about daily routine and lifestyle choices based on Ayurvedic principles, in order to promote exuberant health and happiness. As a bonus, the speakers will introduce basic principles of Ayurveda's unique diagnostic tool -- Nadi Pariksha -- the art of pulse examination. 


Ekaterina Jeleva, RN, RYT200 has been passionately drawn towards yoga since 2003. She traveled to India in pursuit of self discovery through yoga. Since then, she has done multiple Teacher Training Programs with reputed Yoga Masters. Ekaterina has completed intensive study of Nadi Pariksha, Marma Chikitsa and Tanmatra Chikitsa under the guidance of the renowned Ayurveda Master Teacher. 

Dr. Vasant Lad in Albuquerque NM. She is also a pancha karma practitioner, and received her training from Kerala Ayurveda in Fremont. She also assists in numerous Ayurvedic therapies and procedures at Kerala Ayurveda. Ekaterina teaches variety of yoga styles including vinayasa krama yoga, holistic hatha yoga, vinyasa yoga, and sukshma yoga. She holds the RYT200 credentials with the Yoga Alliance. A Registered Nurse (RN) by profession, Ekaterina works for the Cardiac Unit at the Stanford Medical Center in Palo Alto, CA. 

Shriram Sarvotham

Shriram Sarvotham, PhD, E-RYT-50 has been practicing yoga since childhood; he studied with his teacher Yogacharya Sri Subramanian in Channai, India, for 14 years. He received the Yoga Teacher Certification from Art of Living Foundation in 2001. He has conducted over 150 workshops and retreats on Yoga, Bhagavad Gita and Patanjali Yoga Sutras all over USA. A key element he brings to the Yoga Workshops is the art of personalizing the yoga practice based on Ayurvedic principles. Shriram has completed intensive study of Nadi Pariksha and Marma Chikitsa under the guidance of the renowned Ayurveda Master Teacher Dr. Vasant Lad in Albuquerque NM. Shriram has received the highest accreditation from the Yoga Alliance as an Experienced Yoga Teacher (E­RYT­500). He is the recipient of the Exemplary Service Award given by the Consulate General of India in June 2015, and the Yoga Service Award given by ISKCON in September 2009. Shriram holds a PhD degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering and works as a Senior Algorithms Engineer for Apple in Cupertino, CA.

Sachin Deshmukh

Sachin Deshmukh
Sachin Deshmukh is a highly sought yoga instructor and meditation expert. Sachin Deshmukh has been trained as a physician in India and holds several degrees and diplomas in holistic medicine, homeopathy, Ayurveda, and yoga therapy. Sachin was born into a family of yoga masters, trained under several monks, and been exposed to diverse vedic traditions and philosophies. Sachin’s approach to holistic medicine combines ayurveda and homeopathy with the classical limbs of yoga, encompassing asana, pranayama, bandha, mudra, kriya, chanting and nada-yoga, along with Transcendental Meditation® and other mental practices. His approach is tailored to the specific needs of his students and clients.

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Yoga for Seniors - 1 Day FREE Workshop
10:30 AM10:30

Yoga for Seniors - 1 Day FREE Workshop

We welcome our most precious yoga participant groups, our beloved Seniors to participate in the upcoming workshop.This is a wonderful social group for them to meet and do yoga together and make more yogi friends. 


Past workshop participants say,

"My wife and myself are thankful to Yogabharati for conducting the yoga classes for Seniors. We both have learnt comfortable method to practice yoga and feel happy about the same.

Everyone we met at Yogabharati were quite courteous and helpful in understanding the process. Our particular thanks to Ms Ratna who taught and guided us. She is absolutely dedicated in heryoga teaching. 

We look forward to participating in the Workshop on Yoga for Seniors to be held" 


We invite seniors looking for a positive health and a social circle to join us. This program is suitable for healthy seniors or for those with health conditions such as arthritis and other degenerative disorders as well. You may join simply to get deeper benefits of yoga.

NOTE: If you speak Indian languages or Spanish, we can help you orient in your language until you are conversant with our yoga practice.

Day/Time: July 22nd Saturday 10.30 to noon
Venue: Yoga Bharati Center
               20445 Prospect Rd, Suite #1
               San Jose, CA-95129
Fees:  FREE - All Seniors are Welcome! 

Register at Registration link (required) 


We need minimum 5 registrations for this workshop to take place. 

For more details call 408 341 9642

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to Aug 6

Stop Diabetes Workshop

Yoga Bharati in collaboration with Sewa International and Sunnyvale Temple is pleased to launch Stop Diabetes Movement, a program to bring awareness about the effectiveness of yoga for Diabetes Management. 

 Duration - July 22nd - Oct 15th (40 hour program - 10 consecutive days and 10 weekends)

Part 1 - Intensive 10 day Sessions: July 22 to 31, 2016  (10 consecutive days)

Part 2 - Followup Sessions (10 weekends):
Every Saturday starting  August 6 through Sept. 24, 2016 for 10 Saturdays  from 9:30 am to 11:30 am (all the sessions are compulsory)

For your convenience we are offering SDM program at two locations (Weekend is a third location)

* Sunnyvale: Sunnyvale Hindu Temple, 450 Persian Drive, Sunnyvale, CA
* Fremont: Olive Hyde Program Center, 123 Washington Blvd, Fremont, CA
* NOTE: Weekend sessions are held at  11469 Clayton Road, San Jose, CA

Part 1 - Weekday Timings:
    * Sunnyvale Location – 7:00 am to 9:00 am
    * Fremont Location - 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
 Part 1 - Saturday & Sunday Timings: 
    * 9:30 am to 11:30 am – All participants

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Kids Yoga and Sanskrit Workshop
to Jul 23

Kids Yoga and Sanskrit Workshop

Youth Yoga and Sanskrit -  Workshop

Youth Age 11 and above - 2 workshops 2 weeks each

Workshop 1: June 20 - July 2, 2016 (July 4th holiday)
            Mon & Wed- 5:00pm-6.30pm
            Sat - 10am-11.30am

Workshop 2: July 11 - July 23, 2016
            Mon & Wed- 5:00pm-6.30pm
            Sat 10am-11.30a

Where:  20445 Prospect Rd, Suite #1, San Jose, CA 95129
Fees: $90 for both workshops ($55 for one workshop)

What Do We Do in the workshop?

  • Dynamic practices and yogasanas for building presence of mind. We aim for progression towards flexibility and holding for long with ease
  • Speak Sanskrit - Immersion in Sanskrit language. This workshop is meant for youth who have prior knowlegde of Sanskrit or an understanding of Indian language.

Note: Workshop subject to cancelation if minimum 6 registrations are not signed up before June 1st and your full money will be refunded.

Cancelation PolicyWe will refund your camp payment after $25 deducting admin fees until June 1st. Cancelations after June 5th will be refunded 70% and no refunds 3 days before the camp start date but you can use your 70% money for any other workshop of Yoga Bharati.


Email: kids@yogabharati.org

Phone: 408-341-YOGA

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Raghuramji Pranayama Workshop Cupertino
6:30 AM06:30

Raghuramji Pranayama Workshop Cupertino

Relevance of Yoga in Solving Modern Life's Problems

By Yogashree N.V.Raghuram

South Bay: YB Center: 20445 Prospect Rd, Suite #1, San Jose, CA-95125
Date: March 10th Thursday 7.30pm
FREE Event

Meditation Workshop in Cupertino Area

Venue: YB Center: 20445 Prospect Rd, Suite #1, San Jose, CA-95125

We are offering 5 morning sessions of comprehensive Pranayama/Meditation giving you complete tour of pranayama and meditation. Yogashree.N.V.Raghuramwill be leading these sessions.

Days/Times: March 14th-18th - 6.30am-7.45am
Donation: $60 for 5 sessions; $20 for individual sessions

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