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Brahma Kumaris Silicon Valley Presents a 21 DAY GOAL TO HEAL THY SELF

28 October 2020

In today's world, everything (body, relations, work) seems to be hurting or causing hurt.
Brahma Kumaris Silicon Valley is offering a 21 day free series to effectively and efficiently meet the goal of healing thyself which in turn will heal everything external.

The inner GPS (below) will be used to locate the sweet spot of unshakable pure love for the self!
G for Guidance (wisdom)
P for Power (Inner)
S for Self Sustenance

No prior experience is needed

Starting October 26th, Every day from 7:30 pm – 8:00 pm (PDT)

Now Join us online in Just 1 click

https://youtube.com/c/BrahmaKumarisMilpitas/live

 

 

Brahma Kumaris Boston: Upcoming Online Events for November 2020

27 October 2020

 

 

REPLAYS of Recent Online Events at the Manhattan Meditation Center Week of October 19

27 October 2020

23 October - Lecture: Art of Relationships

[1:08:13] https://youtu.be/Ic0o8kY_cww 


23 October - Meditation Courses Trailer

[1:37] https://youtu.be/HvDGWT21lQ8 


22 October - Lecture: Art of Relationships

[0:58] https://youtu.be/vp3scZaSiP4

 

 

REPLAYS of Recent Programs at the Meditation Museum, week of October 19

27 October 2020

23 October - Rebroadcast: Love is the Way

[56:59] https://youtu.be/0jvK21pm2ko


22 October - A Qualified Mind 

[1:03:27] https://youtu.be/mPEnHJ2IBrs 


21 October - Put Down the Burdens of the Past

[1:13:13] https://youtu.be/M3DNi7nVwxU 


20 October - Valuing Time

[1:05:04] https://youtu.be/oneBcNk0-Sc


19 October - Being Light – Spreading Light

[1:10:28] https://youtu.be/o2gSlJentiE

 

 

REPLAYS of Recent online programs at the Anubhuti Retreat Center. Week of October 19

26 October 2020

24 October – Experiencing Pure Love: Guided Meditation and Healing Harp

[55:19]  https://youtu.be/2ti3i26RIe4


19 October – Feeling Happy Again, Making the World Happy

[1:09:21] https://youtu.be/_0RJoIeAVp8

 

 

REPLAYS of Recent Programs at the Miami Meditation Center Week of October 19-26

26 October 2020

23 October – 'Gift of Peace' Meditation with Tej

[11:01] https://youtu.be/puAx-Q3hq4E


22 October – Stay connected...Spiritually with Meredith

[15:29] https://youtu.be/vlBe1lFdl40 


21 October – The Quest for Well-being PART 1 

[43:10] https://youtu.be/PR_voEL2yWo


20 October – Special Closing Remarks by Sr Jenna

[6:56] https://youtu.be/uwyz7P0cAl0


20 October – Peace Meditation with Sr Jenna

[3:02] https://youtu.be/qRlPCF3aLQA 


20 October – Peace Q&A with Sr Jenna

[16:41] https://youtu.be/JtGNDVhoIAg  


20 October – Sr Jenna on World Peace

[36:05] https://youtu.be/W58G3Rykxhc


20 October –  (Spanish) Agradecimiento y bondad.... nuestro estado natural con Amar

[14:17] https://youtu.be/QkikPecZnAA


19 October –  What is the Mind with Dev & Vijai

[14:27] https://youtu.be/0OJjmMO1FVk

 

 

Brahma Kumaris Silicon Valley Presents “How To LET GO & Release The Past?” – Class by Senior BK Sister Rajni (Japan)

26 October 2020

Click on the below image to replay [54:33]

 

 

November Upcoming Meditation Classes at the Manhattan Center

26 October 2020

Dear Friends, Greetings of Peace.

Please take note of the upcoming Meditation Courses, free online. 

LEARN TO MEDITATE:
Monday Nov 2, 7-8 pm EST (3 x per week for 4 weeks).

FAST TRACK COURSE:
Monday Nov 9, 10-11 am EST (5 x per week for 2 weeks).

For more information and to REGISTER:

https://manhattanmeditationcenter.org/register-for-upcoming-events/

 

 

Peace in the Park: Breathe Peace follow up: Oct. 30 @ 5pm

26 October 2020

Dear Friends,
Greetings of peace. We sincerely hope this notice finds you well.

We extend heartfelt thank you for participating in the PIP event on Oct. 2. As we had mentioned on that day, we have a follow-up event planned for you - a series of three 30 minute episodes entitled, Are you still breathing?

First episode: October 30 at 5:00-5:30 pm.

The PIP Breathe Peace Series will continue to bring you the ancient wisdom, modern science, and practical methods around breathing so you can gradually build your way to a peaceful, centered, and happy state of mind.

Sharing | Yogic Pranayama | Meditation

"Oxygen is to the Body as Peace is to the Soul"

Meeting id 991 8993 4347, and passcode: PIPbreathe.

The event will also be live-streamed on facebook
Looking forward to being together again.

 

 

REPLAYS of Recent Programs at the Meditation Museum, week of October 12-19

26 October 2020

16 October - Foundation Course in Meditation Class 5 - Eight Spiritual Powers [1:10:31] https://youtu.be/L0BxgHwjOT8  


15 October - Foundation Course in Meditation Class 4- World Drama Cycle 

[1:20:46] https://youtu.be/xW_CRWHXgdM


14 October - Foundation Course in Meditation Class 3 - Law of Karma

[1:11:09] https://youtu.be/fbupBqtK9qM 


12 October - The Energy of Food and Conscious Cooking

[1:08:18] https://youtu.be/4PyypFen_iY


10 October - Special Event! Screening ZoomMeditation Docu-Movie

[1:13:15] https://youtu.be/y0uiqXp6Fi8

 

 

REPLAYS of Recent Online Events at the Manhattan Meditation Center Week of October 12

26 October 2020

15 October - Lecture: Self Esteem and Self Confidence

[ 1:04:56] https://youtu.be/NewQyTKobj0


15 October - Powerboost: Past Is Past

[17:59] https://youtu.be/aLKvXcgYpH8


10 October - Conferencia: Silenciar el Zumbido Interior

[1:03:47] https://youtu.be/qJtgZGskvCE

 

 

REPLAYS of Recent Programs at the Miami Meditation Center Week of October 12-19

26 October 2020

16 October – Spiritual Insights on "Is confinement a benefit or a loss?" by Craig [13:41] https://youtu.be/WJKRfWIgPjk


15 October – Evening Meditation on "Don't Lose Hope!" with Meredith [12:25] https://youtu.be/8E1-JDAHQx0 


14 October – Take a Moment, Take a Deep Breath, Wednesday Evening Meditation by Kristina

[7:55] https://youtu.be/Z9ETTzg9l0U


13 October –  Martes: Meditando al atardecer for spanish speaking amigos by Marjorie

[11:20] https://youtu.be/KhrklwZXld0 


12 October –  Meditation & Insights on Consistency with Dev & Vijai

[13:40] https://youtu.be/vgsE16iRZEY

 

 

REPLAYS of Recent online programs at the Anubhuti Retreat Center.Week of October 12

26 October 2020

18 October – Song: There is Only Love [ 4:00]

https://youtu.be/bwSJrz0-13s


18 October – Song: We Are One Family

[4:24] https://youtu.be/jW4P6KcyojE


14 October – Health and Well Being: Ayurveda, Pranic Healing & Raja Yoga - Professor Ram Mohan Rao
[59:05]  https://youtu.be/LWXUu_-F60M


13 October – The Power of Silence Workshop - Mohan Bhai 
[59:16] https://youtu.be/E5FqdPr3OB0

 

 

Six Session Online Course in Raja Yoga Meditation Begins Oct 19 (Peace Village)

19 October 2020

Raj Yoga –  the Key to Self Discovery and Self Mastery.

6-Session Online Course  in Raja Yoga Meditation presented by the BK teachers at Peace Village Learning & Retreat Center.

Mondays/Thursdays 6:30 – 7:45 pm | New York Time | Beginning October 19, 2020

This course in spirituality and meditation is especially designed to build your capacity during times of change and challenge. It will empower you to keep your mind focused on the positive, come closer to your Higher Power, and find peace and joy in spite of all uncertainties. You will stand out as a beacon of light in the darkness.

Give yourself a chance to find new meaning in your life:

Who am I, really?
Who do I belong to, always ?
Where is my true ‘home’?
What is my purpose in life?
What destines my future?
How do I meditate in the midst of any situation?
Register for this course here

 

 

Support for Chandrubehn

17 October 2020

October 16, 2020

Dear Bapdada’s most beloved instruments of USA:

Greetings of love.  As we enter into the Season of Fall, we are becoming increasingly aware of the importance of silence and yoga.  We are encountering situations of ‘suddenly’, which require being more in the tapasya of ‘eknami’ in the remembrance of One Baba.

Our dear Chandrubehn has been having challenges with her body and is at present in the hospital.  I am requesting that we all dedicate 10 minutes of yoga after the Murli class and together with Baba to send her sakash for a fast and strong recovery.

I am suggesting that we do this for 9 days, during the time of ‘navratri’ starting tomorrow, October 17 and concluding October 25.  Let us be united under the canopy of one strength and one support.

With love in Bapdada’s yaad
Sister Mohini

 

 

BK Dallas Navratri Programs Oct 17-25

16 October 2020

Dear Divine Family,

We are happy to share the below programs.  An inspiration came during meditation to reveal Shiv Shaktis during this Navratri (Celebrating 9 days of Shiv Shaktis).  It just happened that we informed and invited senior sisters on such short notice to share their experience of being Shiv Shakti and all of them accepted it with love.

This program will also include a short video of Dadis.

Please see the details below for 9 days and forward it to Brahmins and the public.

Promo video  *9 Days with 9 Special Shiv Shaktis*
https://youtu.be/x2kivxPu8lA 

To watch on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/user/BrahmaKumarisDallas/featured

Below is the link for Flyer:
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1ZdaVXuevzBq61wTV9IlZ8LOiwDtkSwqi/view?usp=drivesdk

Here are the zoom details:
https://brahmakumaris.zoom.us/j/98156115835?pwd=b0FEeUdtZ2pYMTNtK0ROVFhGMUhUZz09

Meeting ID-98156115835
Password- 816108

Regards,
BK Ranjan
Brahma Kumaris Meditation Center Dallas, USA
www.bkdallas.net

 

 

Peace Village Online Retreats, Courses and More! October 10 through November 8

14 October 2020

When your open your eyes in the morning, sit for a moment and appreciate the gift of a new day, create a peaceful thought and enjoy some moments of silence throughout the whole day.

Even during these times of great challenge and uncertainty, every day brings a special gift.  Creating this practice will allow me to focus on the blessings and share positive energy with others too. 


Upcoming Online Weekend Retreats

CLICK HERE for more info and to register for this retreat! 

Online Retreat:  October 16-18
Grow Your Virtues and Flourish

EXPERIENCE YOUR INNER VIRTUES...HEAL YOUR HEART...STILL YOUR MIND...AND BECOME THE REAL YOU!

With clear, easy-to-understand examples, and a rich supply of beautiful meditations, the Grow Your Virtues and Flourish retreat will demystify the whole process of living a satisfying virtue-driven life.

Click Here for more information and to register for this retreat. 

Online Retreat
Inner Peace Inner Power for Beginners

November 6 - 8

The introductory part of our Foundation
Course in Raja Yoga Meditation

For those who want to move closer to their true nature as spiritual beings, and to the Supreme being, through deeply understanding and applying the law of karma and the 8 master powers attained through Raja Yoga Meditation.

Click Here for more information and to register for this retreat.

Online Retreat

Building Spiritual Capacity

November 6 - 8

This retreat is about building the strength of the highest self.
This retreat is about building the strength of the highest self.  The truth of each of us is a loving, peaceful, joyful soul.  When we live our lives in the self-respect of this awareness we are happy, we are powerful, and we serve the world around us.  To be stable and resilient in this truth requires spiritual capacity which is built through, attention, understanding and determined practice.

This retreat will share tools for creating a personal practice that strengthens our spiritual capacity through regular meditation, nurturing lifestyle choices, and a clear understanding of the self.

Click Here for more information and to register for this retreat.

Upcoming Online Courses

CLICK HERE to register for this 3-day Course

CLICK HERE to register for this 6-session course

CLICK HERE to register for this workshop


JOURNEY INTO RECOVERY

THROUGH MEDITATION

First Weds of the Month: 8:00 - 8:30 pm

Learn to take power from your connection with the God of your understanding.  Dedicate some quality time with a healing and inspiring meditation. 

This meditation is sponsored by:
Moiuntain Top Cares Coalition & Peace Village.

Here is the Zoom Link

Meeting ID: 856 9004 0643

Feel Well, Heal Well Lounge
Weekly Forum Every Sunday for Health Care Professionals
8:00 pm – 8:45 pm (EST)

You have given your best … it is now time to ‘rest’ — even if for a few moments so you can continue to be at your best.
de-stress and debrief in a positive company
be inspired by experiences and insights of other practitioners
recharge with simple guided meditations
Join on ZOOM
Meeting ID: 972-7994-8007     PASSWORD: peace

 

 

“Calm the Mind and Connect to God”: Joy Lutheran Church Service By Brahma Kumaris Ocala

14 October 2020

Ocala, Florida (USA): BK Sister Anne has begun a weekly 30-minute Zoom class (Saturday’s on Zoom and Facebook live) for Joy Lutheran Church in Ocala. The series is called “Calm the Mind and Connect to God” and focuses on creating peace of mind through spiritual thinking. The class has received very positive feedback from participants as well as Pastor Art. Many parishioners in different parts of the country also watch the videos on Facebook. This service continues to be coordinated by BK Sister Robin.

 

 

REPLAY: “Healing Begins When Hurting Ends” presented by BK Silicon Valley

14 October 2020

Please click on the above image to replay the webinar. [1:02:28]

 

 

Zoom Meditation DocuFilm Release and Screening at the United Palace Theater 10 October, 8:45 pm ET

14 October 2020

Om Shanti to Friends across the globe, I hope this finds you well.

The year 2020 has certainly been a strange and distressing year. As the coronavirus pandemic spreads through the world, movie theaters have been closing worldwide and blockbuster movies are being pushed to 2021 releases or even being cancelled. People are finding new ways of conveying stories.

America Meditating Production is proud to announce the release of “Zoom Meditation,” a Docufilm written and directed by Sister Dr. Jenna. It will be released at the United Palace of Spiritual Arts, New York's iconic entertainment venue and artistic hub in the heart of Washington Heights. Built in 1930 as a grand movie theater and one of five Loew’s Wonder Theaters, the United Palace is famous for its eclectic architectural styles, classic motifs, and international decorative touches.

Join us for this screening Saturday, October 10 at 9:45 pm ET/ 8:45 pm CT/ 6:45 pm PT as Bishop Heather Shea interviews Sister Dr. Jenna on the making of “Zoom Meditation.” Be the first to watch the screening of #ZoomMeditation for Free.

Host a watch party, get out your popcorn and snacks, and gather the family to enjoy an hour of lightness.

CLICK On America Meditating or United Palace You Tube Channels to watch!

I look forward to seeing you!
Sister Dr. Jenna and the Crew! 

P.S. Get your copy now by clicking [HERE]
(https://vimeo.com/ondemand/zoommeditation)

All proceeds go to the Meditation Museums.

#MeditationMuseum #SisterJenna #AmericaMeditating #Zoom #ZoomMeditation

Footnote by Sr Jenna:
I wanted to share with you something new we have put together. Our first docufilm from zoom from meditation sessions we held. We took it from the limited into the unlimited. It has opened me and the team up to learning more about some talents, creative forces, visions, and interests we had merged. 

This film is also to remove the hype of sensationalism and to believe in something simple and truthful from home during a pandemic. It's on a few networks now... I am already catching thoughts for something more..;-)

See the link here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=btraGK9NWL4 
Description from the YouTube page:
" Zoom Meditation is a 2020 documentary film written and directed by Sister Dr. Jenna and produced by America Meditating Productions. The film focuses on meditation in a Zoom world and explores how a diverse group of individuals are using meditation as a tool for mental and emotional well being during these challenging and disruptive times."

 

 

REPLAYS of Recent Programs at the Meditation Museum, week of September 28- October 05

14 October 2020

02 October - Making The Most of Time 

[1:02:43] https://youtu.be/9CS296dl1-w


01 October - Seeing Through Illusions - Claiming the Pathway to Happiness

[1:12:44] https://youtu.be/YBgc4d0OFEA 


30 September - Dealing with Conflict

[ 1:07:30] https://youtu.be/i-Migqv04JE


29 September - Preserving Our Energy 

[1:10:33] https://youtu.be/0jPoYfHAlHU


28 September - Navigating Work Life and Personal Life

[1:12:46] https://youtu.be/ahsmcrRvJn8

 

 

REPLAYS of Recent online Programs at the Los Angeles Meditation Center Week of September 28

14 October 2020

28 September - English Murli by Santoshben (Russia) [1:32:34]https://youtu.be/P71_uRBldPk


28 September - Hindi Murli by Santoshben (Russia)

[1:31:04] https://youtu.be/oB_m5sYU_gg 


28 September - Hindi Murli by Sudhaben (Russia)

[1:31:19] https://youtu.be/5zGndY0harc


28 September - English Murli by Sudhaben (Russia)

[1:06:21] https://youtu.be/XGZp1SGg8vc

 

 

REPLAY of "Breathe Peace", a Virtual Peace in the Park Experience

9 October 2020

Peace in the Park: Breathe Peace is " A Celebration dedicated to UN International Days of Peace and Nonviolence... In the enriching conversation, you’ll learn the ancient Yogic wisdom and modern science behind breathing and how this can empower you to live a better life physically, mentally, emotionally, and spiritually. A panel consisting of a group of wellness professionals will explore ways of better & peaceful living with the audience, live. You will be pampered with Soulful performances to provide you a unique experience designed to bring you wisdom, peace of mind, self-empowerment, entertainment, and love.

Click HERE to play [2:13:05]

 

 

Living Values Education Newsletter, October 2020

9 October 2020

LVEP, Inc., USA            October 2020 Newsletter

Dear LVE stars, educators, parents and friends,

Loving greetings.  I hope this finds you and your circles of family and friends doing well.  It is an unusual time, a time that is unsettling in many ways.  My hope is that we will emerge from this with more kindness, love and compassion.  Meanwhile, let's be light and courageous as we live our values of peace, and equality for all. 

The eight-session LVE Webinar on Zoom went very well, with people from many countries in attendance.  There was rich sharing of experiences and we all enjoyed very much.  Many thanks to Rita Cleary, Natasha Panzer and Annie Jorgensen for moderating, and the LVE leaders in different regions of the world who shared some of their amazing work with LVE over the years. 

Dr. Leena Khanzode, a Child, Adolescent and Adult Psychiatrist in Los Altos, California, is on the LVEP, Inc. board of directors.  She is certified in teaching Mindfulness to Parents, Children and Teens and has kindly offered to share some podcasts with you.  Some of them are for teens, and some for parents.  They are listed below.   I hope you enjoy them.  Thank you so much, Leena.  

With love and all good wishes, take care,

Diane Tillman
President, LVEP, Inc.

What is Mindfulness:

Mindfulness is paying attention to the present moment with kindness and curiosity, so you can choose the right behavior. You are bringing you kind and curious  attention to the Inner world - your breath, sensations in the body, thoughts, feelings and looking at the choices to choose the right behavior and the Outer world without any judgement and accepting everything as is.    

Dr. Khanzode shares below some of the mindfulness exercises she has conducted before and recorded:

https://www.taarika.foundation/mindfulness-exercises

Here are the individual links to Mindfulness Exercises for Parents and Teens:

1) Mindful Eating Exercise:

https://youtu.be/CGhcw4ATDag


2) Mindfulness Exercise- Thought Watching

https://youtu.be/khdmrx7FeJQ


3) Mindfulness Exercise: How to manage your Feelings 

https://youtu.be/M10fvJ4SFWA


4) Mindfulness Exercise: PEACE

https://youtu.be/NZ2S3KBKV2o


5) Mindfulness Exercise- Loving Kindness 

https://youtu.be/26JAS3-x-As


About the Podcast:

Taarika Foundation launched a podcast series for Parents and Youth in May 2020.  It is called "Mindful, Beautiful &Thriving", a series focused on youth mental health for parents and teens available for free on Apple & Google podcast and Spotify.

We have 2 segments to our series-

One is for Parents- with short episodes on Mindful Parenting, improving communication & relationship with your child/teen, tech savvy parenting, learn how to recognize mental health issues in teens and about different treatment options.

The other segment is for Teens- focused on stress management, time management and study skills and of course give them an opportunity to talk comfortably about their emotional challenges related to going through teen years and how to get help.

We have received great feedback for our podcast on Mindful Parenting. Sharing links to the the popular episodes in the Mindful Parenting Series:

Neuroscience Basis to Mindful Parenting:

https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/mindful-beautiful-and-thriving/id1513856816?i=1000476202795

What does OFNEEDS mean in Mindful Parenting

https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/mindful-beautiful-and-thriving/id1513856816?i=1000476974069  

Some of the other episodes in this series that were well received are:
Repairing the Rupture and How to manage Fear in Parenting.

Dr. Leena Khanzode is a Child, Adolescent and Adult Psychiatrist in Los Altos, California. She received training in adult and child psychiatry at Stanford, where she is also an Adjunct clinical faculty.  Dr. Khanzode is also the founder of Taarika Foundation, which is a 501(c) non-profit organization whose mission is to raise awareness about mental health in children and adolescents by breaking the stigma around mental illness and improving mental health in children and teens in the community. She is on the board of the USA LVE entity, Living Values: An Educational Program, Inc.

 

 

REPLAYS of Recent Online Events at the Manhattan Meditation Center Week of September 28- October 05

9 October 2020

02 October - Disheartened? Take a Rest

[1:03:22] https://youtu.be/yBQxFWaue90


01 October - Disheartened? Take a Rest

[1:04:02] https://youtu.be/gpUf4GBt6aw


30 September - Aprender a Meditar -Dia 2

[1:04:12] https://youtu.be/Gb04j2I_Vc0 


30 September - Learn to Meditate - Foundation Course - Day 1

[1:05:11] https://youtu.be/oCK1S4uz3Ac


23 September - Learn to Meditate- Foundation course -Day 3

[1:19:46] https://youtu.be/gLaPjH7QcY8 


23 September - Aprender a Meditar -Fundacion - Day 3

[1:15:33] https://youtu.be/ig7Ld_je3wg

 

 

REPLAYS of Recent Programs at the Miami Meditation Center Week of September 28-October 05

9 October 2020

02 October – Changing with Choice & Not Force: Insights & Meditation By Craig [21:43] https://youtu.be/da-mdrkAoAU


01 October – Stability Even Under Pressure by Meredith

[16:04] https://youtu.be/e51vTdoQu6g


30 September – Surrender And Set Yourself Free by Yolanda

[12:34] https://youtu.be/XJfdQQocGEQ 


29 September – Meditando al atardecer con Marjorie

[11:58] https://youtu.be/RL34NrHAMW0 


29 September – “Experiencing Loss” with Rabbi Litwak from Temple Sinai in Aventura, Florida by Meredith [28:34] https://youtu.be/ZAfS1E4EFE8


28 September - Meditation and Insights on "Upping the Game" by Dev & Vijai

[18:36] https://youtu.be/fKcGuscqSr0

 

 

Silence the Inner-Buzz Lecture on 8th October Plus Other October Events and Courses at the Manhattan Center

8 October 2020

 

 

October at L'Émergence, Brahma Kumaris Montreal Canada

5 October 2020

L'Émergence, your Oasis of Peace 
Dear friends of L'Emergence,

Greetings of Peace.
Whether on-site at the Centre or online, welcoming you is always a pleasure. Activities on site are maintained and will evolve according to public health guidelines. All of our activities are also available online. Rest assured that we will continue to maintain all COVID precautions and sanitary procedures as our commitment to your health and safety. 
Looking forward to welcoming you,
The L'Emergence Team 

Registration required  |  Please click on image below.

Registration required  |  Please click on image below.

Join us on Facebook to meditate!

Words of wisdom from Sr. Jayanti

 

 

“Inner Technology”: 15-Minute Sessions for Young Corporate Leaders with Sr Shireen

5 October 2020

Tampa, Florida ( USA ): In coordination with BK Abhishek, BK Judi from Calgary (Canada), BK Dorothy from Peace Village (New York), BK Shireen from Tampa (Florida) is conducting 15-minute sessions for young corporate leaders.

The theme of this two-week series is called Inner Technology.
The aim of these sessions is to build solutions, rejuvenate, and explore “Inner” strengths and values.

 

 

Brahma Kumaris Florida Service News - September 2020

3 October 2020

TAMPA

Click here for full report with photos.

 

 

Compassionate Non Violence

03 October 2020

The subtle fabric of the soul is complete peace. A violent thought, word, or action is like a tear in the fabric, it harms the soul before it touches another. When feelings of fear pierce the soul, people may behave in violent ways. The corona pandemic has seeded an atmosphere of fear and panic, allowing waves of exclusion, resentment, and prejudice to emerge. Compassionate nonviolence means avoiding not only external physical violence but also internal violence of spirit. On the International Day of Non-Violence, let us come together to spread waves of compassionate nonviolence in the world.

JOIN US TO SPREAD WAVES OF COMPASSIONATE NONVIOLENCE IN THE WORLD...
Register: 

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/compassionate-non-violence-tickets-123409518191

Zoom Event Link:
brahmakumaris.zoom.us/j/2210824743
Meeting ID: 2210824743
Password: peace108
Offered free of charge as a service to the community.

 

 

Final PIP Social Media Posting, week of 9/28

30 September 2020

Dear all, Om shanti & greetings of love.

I'm sending you our final week's PIP social posts materials and posting instruction for you to post across your FB, IG & Twitter to help promote PIP.

For this week, there are
1) One video + text to be posted across Twitter, IG & FB Wednesday 9/28 between 10 am - 6 pm:

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1En6aGFVoYL7in4_mZb6rxs0s6FHWeMU0/view?usp=sharing
2) One Twitter banner + text, one FB banner + text, and one IG banner + text to be posted on its corresponding social platform on Friday 10/2 between 10 am - 12 pm. It would be great if you can tag up to 20 accounts when posting to each platform to maximize the awareness; however, this is not required .

Attached the posting instruction with positing materials (both banners & video) for your posting. Please feel free to reach out if you have any questions.

Love,
PIP team
Gayatri, Sabita, Arjoon, Antonio, Cindy, Michelle, Yuritzi and Crystal

Download Social Media Posting Instructions
Download Facebook Banner
Download Twitter Banner
Download Instragram Banner

 

 

ONE-DAY, ONLINE Retreat for Healthcare professionals, Saturday, October 3

30 September 2020

Dear Healthcare Friends & Colleagues,

Warm greetings. The Hope in Healthcare retreat team, warmly invites you to join with other healthcare professionals for a One-Day, Online, Hope in Health Care retreat,  
"Attitude that Heals: The Choice to Change," on Saturday, October 3, 2020. We will explore how we can choose to enhance the quality of our human experience in healthcare, through the attitude we choose, even in difficult times. Please see full invitation below.

We look forward to hearing from you and to sharing this experience with you. Please feel free to share this invitation with other healthcare colleagues.
After you've registered, we'll provide you with other details, including a Zoom link for joining the event.

With love and appreciation for all that you do.
Kind Regards,
Kala Iyengar MD / Carmen Palmer, RN 
(for the Hope in Healthcare team)

For more details: Click; Contact us at: pointoflifeus@gmail.com; 516-773-7320 / 917-742-7819.
TO REGISTER: https://tinyurl.com/yxjmyyr2

 

 

REPLAYS of Recent Programs at the Meditation Museum, week of September 21

29 September 2020

25 September - Making The Most of Time 

[1:08:45] https://youtu.be/9ZqWr4434lo


24 September - Minimize Social Media Overload

[1:12:01] https://youtu.be/j0QJBnMYUKw  


23 September - Releasing Burnout

[ 1:14:52] https://youtu.be/oc1DrgbRLP0


22 September - What Controls Our Mood? 

[1:31:01] https://youtu.be/BlqJLts0Jpw


21 September - Understanding Your Own Journey

[1:17:49] https://youtu.be/yAKrmvs81sQ

 

 

REPLAYS of Recent Online Events at the Manhattan Meditation Center Week of September 21

29 September 2020

25 September - A Peace Beyond Ceasefire... Starting With Me... Starting Within [54:20] https://youtu.be/xU2nZbU3mxE


22 September - Aprender a Meditar -Fundacion - Day 2

[1:06:03] https://youtu.be/rEZXdQuwIMk


21 September - Learn to Meditate -Fundacion

[1:05:12] https://youtu.be/J2JqlPyANsE

 

 

REPLAYS of Recent Programs at the Miami Meditation Center Week of September 21-28

29 September 2020

25 September – Evening Meditation on Harmony with Craig 
[13:45] https://youtu.be/nwCkZNo8pac


24 September – A Life of Harmony with Meredith 
[10:53] https://youtu.be/nQ9J-81Dt8M 


23 September – Sound meditation with Yolanda 
[12:25] https://youtu.be/nBvbSf0x_es


22 September – Sunset Meditacion con Amar 
[12:48] https://youtu.be/c4OglnVyRi4


21 September – PeaceDay Special "How to experience Peace"  by Dev & Vijai 
[17:57] https://youtu.be/-HaLhtXr1ls


21 September – Symphony of Peace Meditation by Sr Gayatri 
[19:04] https://youtu.be/HHujm22KXqw 


21 September – The Promise of Peace by Sr Gayatri 
[48:25] https://youtu.be/PXY0yNBVDdI


21 September – Keynote Sr Gayatri Naraine Creating Peace in a Divided World for Peace Halifax 2020 by Sr Gayatri [29:37] https://youtu.be/xwOEEbkk8gg


21 September - Peace Day Invitation: At 8:30 am EST join by Sr Jayanti 
[1:12] https://youtu.be/ogkWgAT2IqU

 

 

PIP Social Media Posting Week of 9/21

28 September 2020

Dear all, Om shanti & greetings of love.

I'm sending you this week's PIP social posts materials and posting instruction for you to post across your FB, IG & Twitter to help promote PIP.

For this week, there are
1) One video + text to be posted across Twitter, IG & FB Wednesday 9/23 between 10 am - 6 pm:

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1ygsOijCqemEShUTbGI7rGMa91QEiqmXi/view?usp=sharing
2) One Twitter banner + text, one FB banner + text, and one IG banner + text to be posted on its corresponding social platform on Friday 9/25 between 10 am - 5 pm. It would be great if you can tag up to 20 accounts when posting to each platform to maximize the awareness; however, this is not required

Attached the posting instruction with positing materials (both banners & video) for your posting. Please feel free to reach out if you have any questions.

Love,
PIP team
Gayatri, Sabita, Arjoon, Antonio, Cindy, Michelle, Yuritzi and Crystal

Download Social Media Posting Instructions
Download Facebook Banner
Download Twitter Banner
Download Instragram Banner

 

 

Brahma Kumaris Silicon Valley Presents Unlock the Secrets of Spirituality -Saturday, October 3rd;12 Noon to 1:00 PM (PDT)

28 September 2020

Unlock the Secrets of Spirituality
Date: Saturday, October 3rd, 2020
Timings: 12 Noon to 1:00 PM (PDT)
Please calculate your local time here:

https://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/converter.html
REGISTER: https://brahmakumaris.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_6eCXpSlhSY63MNnJk8coJQ

UPCOMING WEBINAR
Healing Begins When Hurting Ends
Date: Saturday, October 10, 2020
Timings: 12 Noon to 1:00 PM (PDT)
Register:
https://brahmakumaris.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_ALsTPazfSqW4UNO4yyFqqA

 

 

Boston Center: Upcoming Online Events for October

24 September 2020

Meditation for Beginners
Mon-Tue-Wed - Online

October 5, 6, 7 |  7:00 - 8:00 pm
The aim of this course is to learn meditation using spirituality as the foundation for a meditation practice. The course teaches a simple method to meditate, enhance your concentration and enables you to gain a deeper understanding of the self.

About the Speaker: Dev Lingadevaru is a Software Engineer working at one of the leading financial institutions in Boston. Born and raised in Bangalore, India, Dev is a Raja yogi for more than 29 years. He teaches and facilitates workshops in Raja yoga meditation, positive thinking, changing anger to peace, managing stress, overcoming fear, etc. He also serves as Co-coordinator of the Brahma Kumaris Boston Learning Center for Peace.

Please Register Here
Zoom Meeting Info - Please click here to join


Raja Yoga Meditation and Self-Realization I
Mon-Tue-Wed-Thurs - Online

October  5, 6, 7, 8 | 4 - 5 pm - RYSR I - Hindi
October 12, 13, 14, 15 | 7 - 8 pm - RYSR I - English

This course has two parts
Part one will introduce spiritual concepts that enhance self-realization, a meditation practice and will deepen your understanding of the inner self. It will also expand on the power of thoughts.

Part two builds on the concepts taught in part one. It provides a new perspective on the circumstances and situations that we go through in our lives. In this course we will explore our inner powers, the journey through time and space and the history and geography of humanity from a spiritual perspective. It will facilitate your discovery of self-realization in an efficient and effective way using deeper meditation techniques.

This course is targeted for who would like to go deeper into meditation and spirituality. 'Meditation for Beginners' course is a prerequisite.


 Please Register Here for RYSR I - Hindi
Please Register Here for RYSR I - English
Zoom Meeting Info - Please click here to join

 

The Mighty Power to Accommodate

Saturday, October 3  | 11 - 12:15 pm
The power to accommodate or, to adjust, is a great power to have. To possess it sometimes means to "live" and lacking it sometimes means to "die". It can determine if you break down or come victorious in difficult situations; whether you remain happy or take sorrow... It makes one resilient and "fly high" or "otherwise "crash". Would you like to learn more on how to acquire this great power and win over life? Or will you settle with losing?

About the Speaker:  Zvika Zur has been practicing Raja Yoga meditation for over 20 years.  He serves as a Raja Yoga meditation teacher, speaker and facilitator of workshops, retreats, and talks offered at Brahma Kumaris meditation centers and Peace Village Learning and Retreat Center in upstate New York.  Professionally he works as a software engineer.


Please Register Here
Zoom Meeting Info - Please click here to join

 

Ten Ways to Create and Maintain

Inner Well Being

Saturday, October 10 | 11 - 12:00 pm
The recent developments in our world have increased our awareness regarding the importance of health and wellness. While many of us are doing our best to stay protected from the virus, we recognize the importance of staying physically fit too. Similarly, it takes time and practice to create and maintain inner well-being, a state where we are healthy in both our body and mind.  

In this talk, we will learn how to integrate wellness into our routine with the right awareness, practice and fun. We could easily find 10 ways of creating inner wellbeing if not more!

About the Speaker: Rashmi Vallishayee:  has been practicing rajayoga meditation for more than 25 years. She brought her spiritual skillset to her job where she worked as an IT Manager in the software industry for 25 years. Now, she is a homemaker enjoying her time with her family including a teenage daughter. With the wealth of experiences that Rashmi has gained over the years, she is passionate about teaching meditation and other self development classes.


Please Register Here
Zoom Meeting Info - Please click here to join


Raja Yoga and Recovery

Saturday, October 24 | 11 - 12:00 pm
In this talk, we will discuss the benefits of Raja yoga as applied to the journey of recovery.  The basic tenets of both provide parallels for living a spiritual life focused on inner peace not external attachments.  Through the process of self-examination, prayer and meditation we can achieve a conscious contact with a higher power.  This practice introduces a spiritual solution to our human problems.   Whether in recovery or not this is a design for living which will enhance our human experience of life on a daily basis.

About the Speaker: Richard Kostigen is a business consultant and avid learner. He has spent the last 20 years as a Boston based real estate developer. Like many other successful people, his external accomplishments masked a void in his soul and thus true happiness. He has been on a pilgrimage for knowledge and studies Raja Yoga as well as other disciplines to satisfy his unquenchable thirst for the truth. Richard is the proud father of three children and is blessed with three grandchildren.


Please Register Here
Zoom Meeting Info - Please click here to join

 

Cultivating Compassion for Self and Others

Saturday, October 31 | 11 - 12:15 pm
In these unique times it's easy to get pulled into the sorrow and distress we see in the world. Learn to use compassion as a tool for staying above the negative energies around you. Share compassion with yourself and others as a method of staying positive and protected in every situation.


About the Speaker: Merrillyn Hener is a physical therapist who specializes in Integrative Manual Therapy. She currently works with a Cambridge based outpatient clinic. Merrillyn began her study and practice of Raja Yoga in 2008 while living in Ethiopia. She serves as a Raja Yoga meditation teacher, speaker and facilitator of workshops, retreats, and talks offered at Brahma Kumaris meditation centers and Peace Village Learning and Retreat Center in upstate New York.

Please Register Here
Zoom Meeting Info - Please click here to join


Sustenance Classes
Practical Applications of Raja Yoga for Happiness, Joy and Lightness

Ongoing Sundays| 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Prerequisite: Rajayoga meditation courses
These workshops will include sharing practical application of the Raja Yoga knowledge via excerpts from the Source - 33%, experience of remembrance via exercises - 33%, and audience discussion to facilitate learning - 33%
About the Speaker: Sudarshan Sundar has worked in the field of computer software development at Microsoft since 2003. Born in India, he grew up in Singapore and moved to the United States in 1999. Sudarshan has served as a teacher of Raja Yoga since 2002. He currently serves as a Coordinator of Inner Space Meditation and Gallery. Sudarshan is also a graduate of the LeaderShape institute.


Please Register Here
Zoom Meeting Info - Please click here to join

 

Meditate Everyday

You are invited to join us for guided & creative meditation, through which you will be able to create an oasis of peace and spread the energy of love and hope to yourself & to the world. 

Evening Guided Meditation
        Mon ~ Fri - 7 pm ~ 7:30 pm
Sunday - 6:30 - 7:30 pm

 Zoom Meeting Info - Please click here to join 

 

 

Events & Courses at the Manhattan Center through 1st October

24 September 2020

 

 

REPLAYS of Recent Programs at the Meditation Museum, week of September 14

23 September 2020

18 September - Being an Instrument for Positive Change

[1:10:16] https://youtu.be/7eWwG7kdV0Y


17 September - Finding the Magic

[1:07:39] https://youtu.be/KQQXRQnu3jg 


16 September - Finding the Courage to Change

[1:13:51] https://youtu.be/Nnkij60VHiw    


15 September - Updated: Freedom and Renunciation 

[1:02:30] https://youtu.be/Wo2pvqjIrBM  


14 September - Re- Broadcast: A Divine Feeling

[ 1:03:17] https://youtu.be/OJtLA_8Oepg 

 

 

REPLAYS of Recent Online Events at the Manhattan Meditation Center Week of September 14-21

23 September 2020

20 September - Inner Kingdom -Day 2

[58:18] https://youtu.be/OgN-V9P6LS0

 

20 September - Inner Kingdom -Day 3

[1:38:08] https://youtu.be/J2JqlPyANsE


19 September - Aprender a Meditar Introduccion -Dia 3- Septiembre

2020 [1:07:48] https://youtu.be/EAU67DdlCuw 


17 September - Cleaning the Heart

[56:26] https://youtu.be/nZEV9S1915g


16 September - Learn to Meditate - Introduction - Day 3- September

2020 [1:13:08] https://youtu.be/pU36Kt-w26k


16 September - Aprender a Meditar Introduccion -Dia 2 - Septiembre

2020 [1:08:34] https://youtu.be/XQSKjNHrsrU


16 September - Aprender a Meditar Introduccion - Dia 1- Septiembre

2020 [58:39] https://youtu.be/uPAapYkmQpc


16 September - Learn to Meditate - Introduction -Day 2- September

2020 [1:03:26] https://youtu.be/GxcVXpwPHBE


15 September - Learn to Meditate - Introduction Course Day 2

[1:09:10] https://youtu.be/LQxZtihIOHc


15 September - Learn to Meditate - Introduction -Day 1- September

2020 [1:03:26] https://youtu.be/YegfEsMkDjU

 

 

REPLAYS of Recent Programs at the Miami Meditation Center Week of September 14

23 September 2020

18 September – Friday Meditation 'Releasing Learnt Behaviors'  with Craig [8:13] https://youtu.be/cYu1as7tF0w


17 September – Meditation- Adjust...just a little bit! with by Meredith 
[12:26] https://youtu.be/Bl8t7JEvnYg


16 September – Meditation -Step into the Comfort of Silence by Kristina
[8:19] https://youtu.be/xwOEEbkk8gg


15 September - Meditación al Atardecer con Marjorie 
[13:17] https://youtu.be/lF9SpZrU_5Q

 

 

Vibrations of Love Released on Spotify by Grammy Award Winner Ricky Kej and Sister Jenna

22 September 2020

Dear Friend,

It gives us such pleasure to share with you “Vibrations of Love” on #Spotify. One of ten tracks on the soon-to-be released “Om Shanti” album composed and produced by Grammy award winner, Ricky Kej and Sister Jenna.

Global uncertainty, a lack of trust, fear in the atmosphere, “Vibrations of Love“ comes at a time of great spiritual need for all human beings to experience themselves as love and see each other with love. This is one of the 10 tracks from the upcoming Om Shanti album. This track takes you deep inside to find your space to love more.
Listen on Spotify CLICK

Watch the music video on YOU TUBE HERE

See what folks are saying...

This music is a magnificent way of reconnecting, particularly now, to the love that surpasses all understanding. This is a blessing in these challenging times. ~ Marianne Williamson

Magnificent soul music that naturally lifts a person’s thoughts and feelings into a place of calmness. ~ Caroline Myss

Grammy award winner Ricky Kej’s composition on this album makes the heart soar and Sister Jenna’s divine voice takes you deep. This is a fantastic gift to our world. ~Louis Gossett Jr.

Glorious words and music taking us to the true realm of our souls and the great heart of our existence. ~ Jean Houston

Vibrations of Love (New Age Album)

Music produced by Ricky Kej.
Song: Vibrations of Love
Album: Om Shanti
Artist: Sister Jenna
Video Directed by Bharti Saraswat
Lyrics: Sister Jenna

www.americameditating.org

You Tube Vibrations of Love Music Video

 

 

Brahma Kumaris Boston Presents "Being In The Now - A Spiritual Perspective" Thursday, September 24, 6 pm

22 September 2020

 

Being In The Now
A Spiritual Perspective
Thursday, September 24, 2020  |  6 - 7 pm

Please click here to register for this program
Zoom info : Pin -  461-683-766  |  Password - meditation

We are living in a time where challenges and uncertainty abound and many hold this time as the "worst of times." However, there is another side to the coin of the present moment that offers an opportunity to awaken our spiritual strength, our inner power.

It is a matter of personal choice to either stay in the chaos and fear or to awaken the third eye of spiritual awareness that enables us to see that time and nature are calling us back to our spiritual roots.

You are invited to join us for this special online conversation and reflective experience on

"Being In The Now" with special speakers
Judy Rodgers & Rita Cleary

 

 

 

 

 

 

Today the magic begins! Shift Summit Music Festival Sept 18-21

21 September 2020

The Shift Summit & Music Festival
September 18-21, 2020
An Epic 4-day Gathering of Changemakers Lighting the Way to a Better Future

FREE

RSVP Here for This Free Event
In this crucial time of both upheaval and the potential for regeneration, you can join forces with some of the most inspiring thought leaders and musical artists leading the way to a peaceful, thriving world. The Shift Summit & Music Festival happens online over 4 days, culminating on September 21st for the International Day of Peace.

If you are here to be part of the team that turns things around in time and shifts our world to the future we know is possible, this is THE online gathering for you.

Get your free or VIP pass here

The Shift Summit & Music Festival will feature over 300 presenters including:

Deepak Chopra • Marianne Williamson • BrahmaKumaris Sister Jayanti • Bishop Carlton Pearson • Jane Goodall • Michael Beckwith • Sister Jenna • Dolores Huerta • Tay Da Prince • Bill McKibben • Lynne Twist • Rep. Dennis Kucinich • Gregg Braden • Alyson Stoner • Grandmother Flordemayo • Lucinda Drayton • Paul Stamets • Shiva Rea • Charles Eisenstein • H.H. Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswati • Rep. Tim Ryan • Jean Houston • Louis Gossett Jr. • Stephen Dinan • Donna Eden • Elaine Whitefeather • David Welch • Bill Bennett • Trina Wyatt • Velcrow Ripper • Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati & many many more.

With musical performances by:

Deva Premal and Miten • Ricky Kej *Krishna Das • Karen Drucker • Mike Love • Beautiful Chorus • Kristin Hoffmann • • Desert Dwellers • Ajeet • Lucinda Drayton • Mose • Alice DiMicele • Donna De Lory • Porangui • Brenda McMorrow • Steven Halpern • Ganga Giri • Stellamara • Kristin Hoffmann • Elijah Ray • Ayako Ichimaru • & many many more...

RSVP for FREE Here
Interfaith Panel


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MEDIA PANEL

WATCH HERE

Youth/ Emerging Voices Panel

YOU ARE NOT GOING TO WANT TO MISS THIS!

RSVP for FREE Here

 

 

Charlotte, N.C. BKs Present: Online Meditation Series - Being a Lighthouse in the Storm - SUNDAYS (5 PM)

20 September 2020

Topic: Being a Lighthouse in the Storm

When: Every Sunday starting September 20, 2020 -5:00 PM to 5:30 PM Eastern Standard Time (US and Canada)

Where: ONLINE (ZOOM)

Hosted by the Brahma Kumaris in Charlotte

Thoughts are like a seed. Whatever thoughts we think – we get the fruit of those thoughts (good or bad). Yogis understand that our thoughts also create vibrations and vibrations are energy. Vibration has a fragrance like a perfume, and the thoughts we have spread like a fragrance would throughout the atmosphere. Come and understand who is the ‘you’ -the being- that thinks and feels. 

Unwind from the stress of the current crisis. Join us and learn to create an inner sanctuary for your spirit. These sessions will be a blend of guided meditations and relaxing music.

A ONE TIME REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR EACH ATTENDEE: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/online-meditation-series-being-a-lighthouse-in-the-storm-sundays-5-pm-registration-121632111921

After registration, you will receive a confirmation email with details about joining the meeting on Zoom.

 

 

Miami Center Presents: World Peace Meditation: The Promise of Peace

20 September 2020

Join us this Sunday for World Peace Meditation Hour with our special guest Sr. Gayatri Naraine who has been the BK representative to the United Nations (New York) since 1980.

Sunday, 20th September
6 pm to 7:30 pm  EST ( Florida Time)

Monday, 21st September 2020
3:30 am – 5 am IST  (India time)

Online hosted by the BK Miami Meditation Center

Our thoughts count! At Brahma Kumaris centers around the world, the third Sunday of each month is observed as World Meditation Day.

Both experienced meditators and beginners are welcome.

REGISTRATION (Required): tinyurl.com/PeacePromise

 

 

Peace Village Online Retreat - Attitude that Heals: A Choice to Change

18 September 2020

Online Retreat - Attitude that Heals: A Choice to Change - Saturday, October 3rd

HOPE IN HEALTHCARE 1-DAY EVENT  FOR HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS
 As health professionals, in our roles of caring and healing towards ourselves, our patients, our colleagues and our families, we are called upon to develop skills that reflect our primary professional covenant to care, especially in these times of significant stress.   

You are warmly invited to join us for a One-Day, Online, Hope in Health Care retreat in which we will explore how to choose and foster attitudes that facilitate compassionate caring and healing for ourselves and others.   We will experience: meditation, presentations, and dialogues, designed to assist us in uplifting our energy and to be more therapeutically present to all those with whom we interact.  

RETREAT SCHEDULE:
Saturday,  October 3, 2020  8:30 - 5:30 pm (All Timings are EST)

8:30 AM – 9:00AM:  (EST) Welcome & Introductions
9:00AM – 11:00AM: (EST) Session 1
12:00 N – 2:00 PM:  (EST) Session 2
3:00 PM – 5:00 PM:( EST) Session 3
5:00 PM – 5:30 PM: (EST) Closing 
FACILITATORS
All the team members for this retreat have a spiritual practice and are skilled in integrating spiritual tools in their professional roles, making them excellent clinicians and retreat facilitators. 

Shvetank Agarwal, MD; Cardiac Anesthesiologist and intensivist, Co-founder of the Global Institute of Mind-Body Wellness. Teaches and practices Raja Yoga Meditation.

Carol Davis, DPT, EdD, MS; Professor Emerita, Past Vice Chair of the Dept. of Physical Therapy, University of Miami School of Medicine. Myofascial release physical therapist.  

Susan Doughty, APRN-CNP, FAANP; Adjunct Clinical Faculty in Family Nurse Practitioner Program, Simmons University.

Merrillyn Hener, MSPT; Physical Therapist at Inner Bridges Therapeutic Practices, Boston. Certified Integrative Manual Therapist. Practicing Raja Yoga meditation for the last 12 years

Kala Iyengar, MD, A Raja Yoga Meditation teacher and practitioner. Founding Director of the Point of Life Foundation and Director of Peace Village Learning and Retreat Center. 

Kinnari Murthy, MBBS, MPH; A cardiology research coordinator at Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia. Trained and practiced as a medical doctor in India. A Raja Yoga meditation practitioner for over 20 years.  

Carmen Palmer, MPH, RN; A registered nurse (retired). Coordinates the ‘Hope in Healthcare’ initiatives of the Point of Life Foundation, USA,  practices and teaches Raja Yoga meditation for the past 22years.

Celina Pereira, MD; A medical doctor, University of Rhode Island, Celina believes in the significant role of the mind-body- spirit connection in one's overall health and sense of well-being. A lifelong practitioner of Meditation.

Joan Vitello, PhD, RN; Dean and Professor of the Graduate School of Nursing, UMass Medical School, Worcester, MA.

Harvey Zarren, MD; Co-facilitator of Healing With Hope, a cancer support group at North Shore Medical Center in Massachusetts. Principal of The Connected Healing Institute, and an Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine at Tufts University School of Medicine.

FOR MORE INFORMATION: pointoflifeus@gmail.com or (516) 773-7320
REGISTERhttps://brahmakumaris.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAtcuitqjkoGdMlmGiF34cwd5KtwGOZL3U7

 

Online Retreat - Love & Forgiveness - Friday, October 9 - Sunday, Oct 11

UNDERSTAND THE TRUE MEANING OF LOVE AND FORGIVENESS
This retreat will help you understand the true meaning of love and forgiveness and give you tools to put forgiveness into action in a practical way.

The weekend will bring you to an understanding of how to truly love and how to make forgiveness final. Participants will receive practical information to help them begin the process of letting go of pain that comes from holding on to the past and use the virtue of love to facilitate the process of forgiveness.
Session Timings  (All tmings are EST)

Saturday
9 am - 10:30 am - Session 1 - EST
11am - 12:30pm - Session 2 -EST
Sunday
9 am - 10:30 am - Session 1 - EST
11am - 12:30pm - Session 2 - EST

FACILITATORS:
Marianne Weiss has worked for more than 15 years as a therapist and clinical social worker and is currently a vice president for a nonprofit organization. She holds a Master’s Degree in Clinical Social Work and Business Administration.  She use her professional skill in her meditation practice and has been teaching for more than 15 years.  

Sonia Bhasin is a scientist and human resource personnel who holds a Master’s Degree in Chemistry. She conducts a variety of workshops in spirituality and self-development.

REGISTER: https://www.peacevillageretreat.org/online-retreats.html

 

Online Retreat - Grow Your Virtues and Flourish - Friday, October 16 - Sunday, October 18


Experience your Inner virtues... heal your heart... still your mind... and become the real you!  

With clear, easy-to-understand examples, and a rich supply of beautiful meditations, the Grow Your Virtues and Flourish retreat will demystify the whole process of living a satisfying virtue-driven life.


When you practice the techniques given in the retreat, within weeks, you will know – not believe, but know - that the transformation you’ve created is merely an example of the power you have to transform the world.

Drawing from her recently published book Oh My Goodness!, Sister Shireen will illumine 39 essential virtues that are conveniently presented in three groups — beginner, intermediate, and advanced.

During the course of the retreat, you will be given a choice of 2 or 3 virtues to dive deeply into from each of the 3 categories. These virtues will inspire you to simplify your life, heal your heart, still your mind, and stay true to your daily spiritual practice. You will connect to the real you, as you pass through this gateway to a new and better life, becoming the person you were always meant to be.

Session Timings (Eastern Standard Time):

Friday, October 16
7 pm - 8:15 pm          Welcome Session

Saturday, October 17
9:30 am - 11:30 am     Beginner Virtues
1 - 2  pm                    Intermediate Virtues
5 - 6:30  pm               Intermediate and Advanced Virtues

Sunday, October 18
9:30 am - 11:30 am   Advanced Virtues, Sharing & Closing


Facilitators:

Shireen Chada is the author of 3 books on meditation and 3 popular meditation CDs. She is also the creator and presenter of Release Your Wings and Yum Yum Yogi TV Shows. She heads the Brahma Kumaris Meditation Center in Tampa, Florida.

Ann Singh has always had a quest for deeper understanding of the self. Living at Peace Village for the past 21 years has given her the opportunity to explore and find her deeper truth. Ann shares this with those who are seeking to find themselves.

Karen Perusse has a background in early childhood education and works as a parent educator. She has been a practicing yogi for 21 years and her sense of humor and storytelling make workshops fun and interesting.

REGISTER: https://www.peacevillageretreat.org/online-retreats.html


Online Retreat: Building Spiritual Capacity - Friday, November 6 - Sunday, November 8

BUILDING SPIRITUAL CAPACITY
This retreat is about building the strength of the highest self.  The truth of each of us is a loving, peaceful, joyful soul.  When we live our life in the self-respect of that awareness we are happy, we are powerful, and we serve the world around us.  To be stable and resilient in that truth requires spiritual capacity which is built through, attention, understanding, and determined practice.

This retreat will share tools for creating a personal practice that strengthens our spiritual capacity through regular meditation, nurturing lifestyle choices, and a clear understanding of the self. 

Building Spiritual Capacity is part of the Peace Village “Wisdom Series” which has been designed to support serious spiritual seekers in their move to a committed spiritual practice. It is especially recommended for those who participated in the previous retreats in the series “Living Awakened” and “See Only Beauty, Speak Only Love”.  Registered participants will be given the opportunity to experiment in advance of the retreat through suggested practices.

Friday, November 6
7:30 - 8:30 pm

Saturday, November 7
9:00 - 10:00 am
1:00 - 2:00 pm
5:00 - 6:30 pm

Sunday, November 8
9:00 - 10:30 am

REGISTER: https://www.peacevillageretreat.org/online-retreats.html

 

Inner Peace - Inner Power for Beginners - Retreat ONLINE - Friday, November 6 - Sunday, November 8

The introductory part of our Foundation Course in Raja Yoga Meditation
The call of this time is the need to empower ourselves from within, and become stable during these times of great change.  This is a great opportunity to get to know ourselves as we truly are: an eternal and immortal spiritual being with great inner resources and inner strength; a powerful being with the capacity to connect to the unlimited Source of Peace, Comfort, Wisdom, Love, Joy, and Stability.

Spiritual Knowledge, when applied to daily life, brings immense practical benefits to mind, heart, and body.  Relationships all come back into harmony and balance.

During this retreat, you will learn to experience yourself as a soul, a spiritual being, and to establish a direct connection with the Supreme Source of purest energy and highest consciousness.

This is an online course.  The sessions will be as follows
(all timings are in EST zone):

Friday, November 6
6:30– 7:30 pm 
7:30 – 8:30 pm

Saturday, November 7
9:00 – 10:00 am 
1:00 – 2:00 pm 
5:00 – 6:00 pm 

Sunday, November 8
9:00 – 9:30 am 
9:30 – 10:15 am
10:15 – 11:00 am

FACILITATORS:

Susan Pollock has been studying and teaching Raja Yoga meditation since 1985.  She has journeyed from the professional field of promotion and advertising and now resides at Peace Village, where she assists in and conducts retreats.

Gloria Rodriguez is a Raja Yoga Meditation student and teacher in Manchester, New Hampshire, with more than 30 years of experience.

Anupama Tiwari, MD is currently working as an assistant professor in the field of Pulmonary/Critical Care & Sleep Medicine in Albany, NY. She has been practicing Rajayoga meditation for the past several years and feels that complete healing includes taking care of both the mind and the body.

REGISTER: https://www.peacevillageretreat.org/online-retreats.html

 

 

Online Meditation courses Hindi and English at Anubhuti Retreat Center

18 September 2020

World Meditation Hour Online ~ every 3rd Sunday
Sep 20,  5:30 - 6:30 pm Pacific Time

World Meditation Hour

World Meditation HourMeditation for World Peace and Harmony, every third Sunday of the month from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Inspiring message and guided meditation from an experienced meditation teacher for healing and harmony to our world.
Hosted by the Fresno Brahma Kumaris Center.

Zoom login:

https://brahmakumaris.zoom.us/j/96486680865?pwd=c2FMWHNJajVqTHFIWW1GMzlsVWYyUT09
Meeting ID: 964 8668 0865      Password: 330168

Register - World Meditation Hour Online Sep 20, 5:30 - 6:30 pm

 

HINDI Raja Yoga Meditation Course Online
Sep 21 - Oct 12

10 sessions of instruction Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays 
4:30 pm to 6:00 pm: Pacific Time

HINDI Online Meditation Course
HINDI Online Meditation CourseClass topics: Who Am I, About God, Three Levels of Consciousness, World Cycle, Karma, Powers of the Soul, Foundation of Meditation, and Spiritual Lifestyle

Zoom login: 

https://brahmakumaris.zoom.us/j/3220406938?pwd=M2FWd2hHVW9lZnlVRWdFYkJzTUZGQT09
Meeting ID: 322 040 6938     Password: 24061965

Register - HINDI Raja Yoga Meditation Course Online Sep 21 - Oct 12

 

English Raja Yoga Meditation Course Online
Thu, Sep 24 - Sat, Oct 17

8 sessions of instruction twice a week 
Thursdays and Saturdays 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm: Pacific Time

Online Meditation Course English
Online Meditation Course EnglishClass topics: Who Am I, About God, Three Levels of Consciousness, World Cycle, Karma, Powers of the Soul, Foundation of Meditation, and Spiritual Lifestyle
Zoom login:

https://zoom.us/j/3582083701?pwd=R3ZZN2lKekpyMDE1Yzd3VmpFdEdpUT09
Meeting ID: 358 208 3701    Password: 18011969 

Register - English Raja Yoga Meditation Course Online Sep 24 - Oct 17

 

 

REPLAYS of North Augusta (S. Carolina) Broadcasts on 1st September

18 September 2020

1 September - Maintaining Inner Stability in Challenging Situations - with Br. Ram Prakash Singal [1:17:15 ] https://youtu.be/LzCA5QZTudI

1 September - Heal Well Feel Well Lounge

[ 46:13 ] https://youtu.be/HeD3bNpKw_s

 

 

Boston Meditation Center featured on Channel 5 - Chronicle TV Program September 17 at 7:30 - 8:00 pm with link to replay

18 September 2020

Dear Friends and Colleagues,

Warm greetings.  Hope that you are doing well. 

We are glad to share that the BK Meditation Center will be mentioned tonight, Thursday, September 17 at 7:30 - 8:00 pm on Channel 5 - Chronicle TV Program  in case you would like to view or live stream. 

Please click here for Chronicle LIVE at 7:30 pm
Please click here to catch up on episodes after they air

Also please see the invite below regarding our special online program of the month 
 "Being In The Now - A Spiritual Perspective." on Thursday, September 24 at 6 - 7 pm.
We hope you can join. Please click here to register for this program. We would also appreciate that you forward this info to friends who might be interested.  Thanks for your help with this. 

Warm Regards,
Rita Cleary
Co-Coordinator
The Brahma Kumaris Meditation Center

 

 

REPLAYS of Recent Programs at the Meditation Museum

18 September 2020


11 September - Karma & Past Lives – What’s Their Connection?

[1:43:42] https://youtu.be/xuiAXuAb2zg


10 September - The Power of Faith

[1:04:34] https://youtu.be/HyAFPYAkgjs     


8 September - The Supreme Self 

[1:08:17] https://youtu.be/cUxaxef1M6o  


7 September - The Forces of Evolution

[1:07:48] https://youtu.be/5dUso2iJn-w 


5 September - Battlefield and the Knower

[54:48] https://youtu.be/-AnmAh0VUQo 


4 September - The Way of Love

[1:03:04] https://youtu.be/bCtWtQ3ZSdI


3 September - The Cosmic Vision

[1:11:26] https://youtu.be/7pwhgJy2M1w    


2 September - Divine Splendor

[1:11:10] https://youtu.be/1jWzpasOL34 


1 September - The Royal Path

[1:14:53 ] https://youtu.be/uK3I_CEWkQU 

 

 

REPLAY of August 31st Class and Meditation Session with BK Sunita Didi of Panipat

18 September 2020

Please click on below image to replay the event. [1:28:46]

 

 

REPLAYS of Recent Online Events at the Manhattan Meditation Center September 2 through 12

18 September 2020

12 September - Inner Healing Through Wisdom and Meditation [58:39] https://youtu.be/uPAapYkmQpc 


5 September - lo Único Que Es Permanente Escambio. ¿Es Esto Cierto? [1:06:14] https://youtu.be/f_-GgCg0LMM


3 September - The Only Thing That is Permanent is Change. Is This True? [ 1:07:20] https://youtu.be/PuXBq3HZTlo 


2 September - Powerboost On Emotional Stability [1:32] https://youtu.be/MTrOXvdKFAM

 

 

REPLAYS of Recent Programs at the Miami Meditation Center Week of August 31 to September 12

18 September 2020

12 September – Friday Evening Meditation 'Humility' with Craig [8:34] https://youtu.be/qkZG4CVEbJo


11 September – Friday Evening Meditation 'Staying a Stable' with Meredith [12:31] https://youtu.be/0roZDZOZ6u0

 

9 September – Meditation for Inner Peace by Yolanda

 [13:53] https://youtu.be/YBDVDYJuJnI 


9 September - Meditación al Atardecer con Amar

[11:03] https://youtu.be/ndKWGIdFHuY

 

7 September – Exploring Humility with by Dev and Vijai [21:38] https://youtu.be/HCbywk8sOXI 


7 September – Embracing Optimism Insights by Brad Arkin & Meredith Porte [ 47:26]  https://youtu.be/RIwl0St3sxA


6 September – Acceptance and Surrender by Sr Shireen at BK Miami Rakhi Celebration for Friends [ 28:36]  https://youtu.be/DB_n-tgsRgI

 

6 September – Beauty of Blessings by Sr Waddy at BK Miami Rakhi Celebration for Friends [9:31] https://youtu.be/6i3xjYPexU4

 

6 September – Closing Meditation by Kathy BK Miami Rakhi Celebration for Friends [5:16] https://youtu.be/snvAT8cVdd4 

 

4 September – Friday Evening Meditation 'Silencing the Mind' with Tej [13:16]  https://youtu.be/fBtxk8pkeV4 

 

3 September – Nice and Easy - Evening Meditation by Meredith

 [11:04] https://youtu.be/1d1IycPKvKE 

 

2 September - Meditation for Higher Consciousness with Yolanda [ 10:16] https://youtu.be/cc3WtEdxK0k

 

31 August – Spiritual Insights on Fear of the Future

 by Dev and Vijai [18:41] https://youtu.be/gGWiqD3V-NY

 

 
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