International Yoga Festival Scheduled for March in Rishikesh
BY: STAFF CORRESPONDENT
Dec 31, RISHIKESH (SUN) A good preaching opportunity.
Every year, from March 1 - 7, Parmarth Niketan Ashram, Rishikesh (Himalayas), India and Uttranchal Tourism jointly organize the International Yoga Festival. The Festival is held on the premises of Parmarth Niketan , headed by H.H. Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji. Hundreds of students and seekers come from every corner of the Earth to imbibe the divine nectar of yoga. Yogacharyas come from across the world to impart ancient secrets of asana, pranayama and meditation. The Festival also includes inspiring lectures by revered saints and other healing/yogic courses including yoga nidra, nada yoga and reiki.
This year's program includes soul-stirring lectures and satsang with revered spiritual leaders - H.H. Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji, H.H. Sri Shankaracharyaji Swami Divyanand Teerthji and H.H. Pujya Swami Veda Bharatiji. The main Yogacharyas, lecturers and healers include: Gurmukh Kaur Khalsa (Kundalini Yoga), Birjoo Mehta (Iyengar Yoga), Rohini Khatri (Reiki), and David Frawley (lectures on yoga, Ayurveda and Vedanta). Visit their website for more information.