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Meditation Retreat - Synthesizing Hindu and Buddhist Principles
Nov
10
8:00 AM08:00

Meditation Retreat - Synthesizing Hindu and Buddhist Principles

It is our pleasure and honor to host Swami Bodhananda of Sambodh Society and Bhikku Sanghasena of Int'l Mahabodhi Meditation Center, Leh, Ladhak for a joint retreat that gives you meditation experience by the two masters, and the Hindu and Buddhist perspectives of yoga and its role in bringing peace and harmony to individuals, societies, and in establishing global harmony. Scroll to read about the two monks below.

Program Details:
Day/Time: Saturday Nov 10th, 8am - 2pm
Location: 691, South Milpitas Blvd, CA 95035 (Cafe)
Fees - $55 (just to cover the cost) - Donate generously to the humanitarian causes that the two monks work towards Kerala Relief and Save Himalaya Projects.

About Swami Bodhananda

Swami Bodhananda is highly respected in America and India as an accomplished teacher of Vedanta and meditation. Originally from Kerala, India, he did his undergraduation in economics, and then joined the Saraswati order — one of ten sannyasa orders established by Adi Shankaracharya. Presently, Swamiji is the Spiritual Founder and Director of The Sambodh Society in America and 11 other organizations of Sambodh Foundation in India. Swami Bodhananda is the author of several books on vedanta and yoga. For details visit: http://www.sambodh.com
Swamiji's talk hosted by Yoga Bharati in 2016 - Partial Youtube

About Bhikku Sanghasena

Venerable Bhikkhu Sanghasena is a veteran who joined Indian army at 17 years of age. In 1977, he decided to take sanyasa under the celebrated monk, Venerable Acharya Buddharakkhita Mahathera, the abbot of the Mahabodhi Society Vihara, Bangalore. In 1986, Bhikku Sanghasena then founded the Mahabodhi International Meditation Centre (MIMC) in Ladakh. From one small rented room, today Mahabodhi is a 250 acre campus which is known as Devachan campus has grown to become a unique, vibrant and vital hub for multifarious humanitarian and spiritual service programs in Ladakh. Bhikku Sanghasena's activities include Residential school for boys and girls, old age home, and Save Himalaya Project among others. For details visit his website here. His Save Himalaya Project details are HERE


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Ayurveda Basics and Fall Cleansing Workshop
Oct
7
12:00 PM12:00

Ayurveda Basics and Fall Cleansing Workshop

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

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

Note: Active Member Discount available

Ayurveda Detox and Yoga Lifestyle Workshop

1. Ayurveda Detox and Workshop

Date/Time: Sunday Oct 7th, 12 pm to 4 pm

(Ayurvedic Lunch provided)

Fees:$55 (Ayurveda Only); Existing wellness participants pay $35; At the door add $5 extra.

2. Morning Yoga Sessions (Ayurveda paid separately) - South bay center ONLY

Duration - 3 months

Days/Times - Tues/Wed/Fri - 7 am to 8 am

Fees - $226 (regular); $195 (Combined with Ayurveda)

Drop in: $20

4. Yoga and Meditation - Level 2 (Ayurveda paid separately) - South bay center ONLY

* some restrictions apply *

Duration - 3 months

Days/Times - Mon and Wed - 7pm to 8 pm

Fees - $226 (regular); $195 (Combined with Ayurveda).

Drop in: $20

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

** These workshop classes are significantly discounted; Please NO roll over or refunds after the first class.

Combo yoga workshop offer expires Oct 15th and classes to start no later than Jan 31st ** First come first serve as we have limited spots..

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. 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.

Workshop experts

Dr. (Vaidya) Amrita Bilgi (MD Ayurved), 

Dr. Sachin Deshmukh (Ayurved and Homeo) 

Savita Joshi, C-IAYT, Director, Yoga therapy, Yoga Bharati 

Workshop will also focus on Detox protocol, actual regimen with recipes, food choices, spices and mixes. 

Workshop includes 1 yogic cleansing session on Sunday 14th at the South bay center at 7 am. 

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Sevathon 2018 Run, Walk, Yoga!
Aug
19
6:30 AM06:30

Sevathon 2018 Run, Walk, Yoga!

Yoga Daan - Be a Part of our Seva Yoga Bharati has pledged to offer yoga as a tool to bring peace and health in the world.  Our volunteers have burning passion, soothing techniques of yoga.

Be a runner, walk the 5K, 10K or 1/2 marathon, or participate in 1st ever Yogathon (Surya Namskaras - 27, 54 and 108 rounds). Bring your family, friends and kids! We have a special formation/place.



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Yoga for Diabetes - Seminar and Workshop
May
12
1:00 PM13:00

Yoga for Diabetes - Seminar and Workshop

We have a unique opportunity to listen Dr. Nagarathna from Swami Vivekananda Yoga Research Foundation, Bangalore, India who has been the head of Stop Diabetes Movement of India and has been instrumental in taking yoga to more than a million diabetes patients through thousands of diabetes camps all over India. 

This seminar and workshop gives yogic tips and tools for the patients, care givers, yoga teachers, medical professionals, and holistic therapists on managing and preventing diabetes for them, their clients, or their dear ones.

Date/Time: Saturday, May 12th, 2018, 1pm - 3.30pm
Venue: Fair Oaks Park Community Hall, 540 Fair Oaks Avenue, Sunnyvale, CA 94085

For Details RSVP: workshop@yogabharati.org or Call 408-341-YOGA

About Dr. Nagarathna

Dr.R.Nagarathna, MBBS, MD, FRCP (Edinburgh), FICA (USA) is the Chief Yoga Therapy Consultant and Dean of the Division of Yoga and Life Sciences at Swami Vivekananda Yoga Research Foundation, SVYASA, Bengaluru. She combines her medical training along with her deep understanding of yoga in leading the health center. She heads the therapy division for asthma, diabetes, hypertension, heart disease, cancer and other ailments. Dr. Nagaratna serves as an adviser and guide for Ph.D students at SVYASA. For details regarding SVYASA, visit: http://svyasa.edu.in/

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Yoga for Cancer Seminar and Workshop by Dr. Nagarathna and team
May
12
9:30 AM09:30

Yoga for Cancer Seminar and Workshop by Dr. Nagarathna and team

This is a unique opportunity to listen to the researchers and yoga therapists from Swami Vivekananda Yoga Research Foundation (SVYASA) Bangalore, India, who have worked extensively on Yoga for cancer and its efficacy in improving quality of life, accelerating the healing process and improving the mental strength while undergoing medical treatment for cancer. 

This seminar and workshop gives yogic tips and tools for the patients, care givers, yoga teachers, medical professionals, and holistic therapists in handling cancer for them, their clients, or their dear ones.

Date/Time: Saturday, May 12th, 2018, 9.30am - 12:00 noon
Venue: Fair Oaks Park Community Hall, 540 Fair Oaks Avenue, Sunnyvale, CA 94085

For Details RSVP: workshop@yogabharati.org or Call 408-341-YOGA

About Dr. Nagarathna

Dr.R.Nagarathna, MBBS, MD, FRCP (Edinburgh), FICA (USA) is the Chief Yoga Therapy Consultant and Dean of the Division of Yoga and Life Sciences at Swami Vivekananda Yoga Research Foundation, SVYASA, Bengaluru. She combines her medical training along with her deep understanding of yoga in leading the health center. She heads the therapy division for asthma, diabetes, hypertension, heart disease, cancer and other ailments. Dr. Nagaratna serves as an adviser and guide for Ph.D students at SVYASA. For details regarding SVYASA, visit: http://svyasa.edu.in/

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Pranayama and Meditation Workshop - by Yogashree N. V. Raghuram - Cupertino/Milpitas
May
7
to May 11

Pranayama and Meditation Workshop - by Yogashree N. V. Raghuram - Cupertino/Milpitas

Pranayama and Meditation Workshop

Workshop 1 - Cupertino Location:

Days/Times: Monday May 7th and Thursday May 10th - 7 am to 8.15 am
Venue:  20445 Prospect Rd, Suite #1, San Jose, CA-95125

Fees: $32

Workshop 2 - Milpitas Location:

Days/Times: Tuesday May 8th, Wednesday 9th and Friday May 11th - 7 am to 8.15 am
Venue: 1849 Camargo Drive, Milpitas, CA, 95132

Fees: $45 

Morning sessions of comprehensive Pranayama/Meditation giving you complete guidance of pranayama and meditation. Yogashree.N.V.Raghuram will be leading these sessions.

All 5 sessions fees: $65; and $60 for paid participants taking classes at Yoga Bharati centers and YB Alumni. 

Yogashree N.V.Raghuram is the Chairman and Spiritual Founder of Yoga Bharati and Professor of yoga philosophy in Swami Vivekananda Yoga Research Foundation (SVYASA), Bangalore India. Sri N.V Raghuram is trained under some of the most renowned exponents of yoga such as Prof Satyanarayana Sastry and has been practicing yoga since early childhood. He is instrumental in introducing yoga therapy in a neurological clinic in Germany and starting yoga therapy in hospitals in Italy, Turkey, and China. He has traveled to several countries in Asia, Europe and America, giving discourses and stress reduction programs based on yoga.

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Swami Bodhananda's Meditation, Patanjali Yogasutras and Parenting Workshops
Nov
18
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
Day/Date/Time
: 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
Day/Date/Time
: 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 for Seniors - 1 Day FREE Workshop
Jul
22
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. 

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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" 

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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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