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January 2017

22

Global Women’s Circle

Yoga Acharya Shakti Durgaya leads this sacred circle. 5-7pm, $40 drop-in. Register here.

23

Healing Touch

With Kathy and Marsha. $15 suggested donation for 30 min private session, 1-3 pm. Pre-register here.

25-29

300 Hour Kali Natha Yoga Teacher Training

Immerse in Kali Natha Yoga at the 300 hour level. For more email shaktidurgaya@kashi.org.

27

Kashi School of Yoga Benefit Concert with Wynn Paris

Wynn Paris and friends will be performing in a benefit concert for Kashi School of Yoga. From kirtan to rock, Wynn covers it all! Suggested donation of $15. Held in Dattatreya Temple.

28

January Yoga Retreat – A fresh start!

Give yourself the GIFT of a full-day yoga retreat and start the year off brand new. Experience the sacred grounds of Kashi Ashram – let us take care of you! See flyer.

28

Saturday satsang led by Yoga Acharya Shakti Durgaya

This evening is part of the January Yoga Retreat day and is open to everyone. It will include kirtan, meditation and a Kali Natha Yoga moment. The topic of the evening is The Path of Yoga. 6.30 pm.

February 2017

3

Community night: The Bhagavad Gita

Dan Clark will share some of his wisdom and insight from the ancient Hindu scripture, The Bhagavad Gita. 6.30 pm.

4

Finding Light in Dark Times workshop

The second of ongoing workshops about consuming darkness within and without us. We will be using tools from Ma Jaya’s book, The 11 Karmic Spaces as well as her new book, First Breath Last Breath. 1-3 pm, $30. Register here.

12

Kashi Market: February

Laxman House, 9 am – 2 pm. Fresh coffee, fresh vegetarian buffet lunch 12-1.30pm, vendor booths and temple tours.

17-19

Kali Natha Yoga 200 Hour Teacher Training #1: February

First of seven weekend sessions. More Information

25

Shiva Ratri Fire Puja

Fire Puja in honor of Lord Shiva. 6.30 pm at the Baba Temple.

March 2017

2-5

Kirtan College with David Newman and Mira

Immerse yourself in the heart opening world of kirtan, devotional singing, with renowned singers David Newman & Mira. Learn more.

3-5

Permaculture Design Course: #1

First weekend session of five. More info.

12

Kashi Market: March

Laxman House, 9 am – 2 pm. Fresh coffee, fresh vegetarian buffet lunch 12-1.30pm, vendor booths and temple tours. tours.

17-19

Kali Natha Yoga 200 Hour Teacher Training #2: March

Second of seven weekend sessions. More Information

18

Swami Nityananda’s Birthday

Special satsang by the Swami Nityananda Temple. The evening will be led by Swami Madhava . Click here to learn more about Swami.

24-26

Weekend Retreat with John Milton

Join a wise old friend of Kashi, John Milton, for a retreat blending Buddhist, Taoist, Tantric, Vedantic, and Shamanic traditions in the natural beauty of Kashi. See flyer.

24-26

Permaculture Design Course: #2

Second weekend session of five. More info.

April 2017

7-9

Kali Natha Yoga 200 Hour Teacher Training #3: April

Third of three weekend sessions. More Information

8

Hanuman Jayanti Fire Puja

A fire puja held in celebration of Lord Hanuman’s birthday. The puja will be led by Swami Anjani.

9

Kashi Market: April

Laxman House, 9 am – 2 pm. Fresh coffee, fresh vegetarian buffet lunch 12-1.30pm, vendor booths and temple tours.

14-16

Ma’s Mahasamadhi Pilgrimage Weekend

Join us for the fifth annual sacred pilgrimage to Kashi in honor of Ma Jaya’s mahasamadhi, 4/13/2012. 

15

Ma Jaya’s Mahasamadhi Fire Puja

In commemoration of Ma Jaya’s Mahasamadhi. 6.30 pm.

21-23

Permaculture Design Course: #3

Third of five weekend sessions. Learn more.

28-30

Kali Natha Yoga 200 Hour Teacher Training #4: April

Fourth of seven weekend sessions. More Information

May 2017

5-7

Permaculture Design Course: #4

Fourth of five weekend sessions. Learn more.

14

Kashi Mother’s Day Market: May

Laxman House, 9 am – 2 pm. Fresh coffee, fresh vegetarian buffet lunch 12-1.30pm, vendor booths and temple tours.

19-21

Kali Natha Yoga 200 Hour Teacher Training #5: May

Fifth of seven weekend sessions. More Information

27

Ma Jaya’s Birthday Fire Puja

We will be celebrating the anniversary of Ma Jaya’s birthday with a fire puja. 6.30 pm.

June 2017

2-4

Permaculture Design Course: #5

Last of five weekend sessions. Includes graduation! Learn more.

16-18

Kali Natha Yoga 200 Hour Teacher Training #6: June

Sixth of seven weekend sessions. More information

July 2017

8

Gurupurnima Ceremony

Ancient and special Gurupurnima foot puja ceremony in honor of the Guru. 6.30 pm at Kashi House.

13-16

Kali Natha Yoga Teacher Training 200 hour #7: July

Last of seven weekend sessions. Includes graduation! More information

September 2017

9

Neem Karoli Baba’s Mahasamadhi Fire Puja

Fire puja in honor of Neem Karoli Baba’s Mahasamadhi.  6.30 pm.

20-22

Kali Fire Puja

Fire Puja in honor of the black goddess, Kali.

20-24

300 Hour Kali Natha Yoga Training

This training has the additional potency of being woven around the first four nights of Durga Puja.

23

Laxmi Fire Puja

In honor of the goddess of prosperity, Mother Laxmi. 6.30 pm.

25 & 26

Laxmi Fire Puja

In honor of the goddess of prosperity, Mother Laxmi. 6.30 pm.

27-29

Saraswati Fire Puja

In honor of the goddess of art & music, Saraswati. 6.30 pm, Baba Temple.

30

Durga Fire Puja

The last night of Navaratri, the 10 day celebration of the Mother. 6.30 pm. The Mother Durga is ceremoniously paraded around the Ganga and put into the water.

October 2017

8

Kashi October Market

Laxman House, 9 am – 2 pm. Fresh coffee, fresh vegetarian buffet lunch, 12-1.30 pm, vendor booths and temple tours.

20-22

Diwali Yoga Retreat

Celebrate the Festival of Lights with this weekend yoga retreat including Kali Natha Yoga, meditation, Fireworks, self-care downtime and a relaxing atmosphere of fun and sharing.

November 2017

12

Kashi November Market

Laxman House, 9 am – 2 pm. Fresh coffee, fresh vegetarian buffet lunch, 12-1.30 pm, vendor booths and temple tours.

December 2017

10

Kashi December Market

Laxman House, 9 am – 2 pm. Fresh coffee, fresh vegetarian buffet lunch, 12-1.30 pm, vendor booths and temple tours.

24

Christmas Eve program

Carols and festivities led by Yashoda under the Kashi Christmas tree. All welcome. 6.30 pm.

31

New Year’s Fire Puja

Bring in the New Year with a fire puja – let go of everything that you don’t want to take into the New Year! 6.30 pm.