- Ananda Ashram | The Yoga Society of New York, Inc.
- 13 Sapphire Road, Monroe, NY 10950
- Camping - $76.00 Day Visitor Rates (Click For Details) - $45.00 Dorm Room - $95.00 Semi-Private Couple or Two Friends - $230.00 Semi-Private Room - $115.00 Shanti Sadanam Semi-Private - $150.00
About This Event
Come and enjoy an overnight stay at Ananda Ashram, registrations accepted until 4 pm the same day.
Choose this option to book stays of one to six nights.
Our 24-hour guest rates are per person and include room and board and the Ashram Core Program, consisting of daily morning and evening meditation programs, ongoing Yoga and Sanskrit classes, cultural events and evening lectures. Fees for other programs are additional, listed in the Calendar of Events
Traditionally, Ashram members and guests meet mornings and evenings to meditate together in silence and participate in spiritual studies and practices.
9:00am Meditation and Fire Ceremony
9:45-10:30/10:45am Scriptural Studies, readings or recordings. Includes chanting, translation and discussion of Bhagavad Gītā, Upanishads and Shankaracharya’s Ātma Bodha, with reading of commentary by Shri Brahmananda Sarasvati where available.
With Bharati Devi and Karuna Devi.
7:00pm Friday/Saturday/Sunday: Meditation and Fire Ceremony followed by readings from Shri Brahmananda’s essays and various spiritual sources.
8:00pm special cultural events, Kirtan or lectures when scheduled.
7:30pm Monday-Thursday: Meditation and Fire Ceremony followed by group chanting and/or readings from Shri Brahmananda’s essays and various spiritual sources, study of Yoga Sūtras or recordings of Shri Brahmananda’s satsangs.
With Joan Suval (one Saturday/month except Jan. & Feb.), Bharati Devi, Tara Devi & other Ashram teachers.
Several yoga classes are included in your overnight stay, for all levels of students. For additional information please click here
Instruction in the Sanskrit language is available daily at 11:00am for resident students, guests, and the interested public.At least the first part of each session is of a general nature, with no prior knowledge required. For additional information please click here.