In this workshop, Philip Goldberg, author of the celebrated book American Veda, will bring the powerful teachers of India's Guru's & Yoga Masters to life with multimedia presentations, lively discussion, and deep experiential practices.
May 15, 2014 (Newswire) - American Veda with Phil Goldberg
India's gurus and yoga masters have been transforming American lives for two centuries. In this workshop, Philip Goldberg, author of the celebrated book American Veda, will bring these powerful teachers to life with multimedia presentations, lively discussion, and deep experiential practices.
Through the magic of multimedia, we will bask in the inspiring presence of revered teachers like Yogananda, Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, Satchidananda, Muktananda, and others who have so profoundly impacted our culture, along with gifted Westerners—Ram Dass, Allen Ginsberg, the Beatles, and others—who transmitted India's wisdom teachings in unique and masterful ways. We will take away an expanded vision of our sublime yoga legacy and a repertoire of new practices to accelerate our progress to higher realization.
Wednesday, June 11th
1:45 - 5:15pm
Philip Goldberg is a spiritual counselor, meditation teacher and ordained Interfaith Minister. The author or coauthor of 19 books, he lectures and leads workshops throughout the country. A novelist and screenwriter as well, he lives in Los Angeles, where he founded Spiritual Wellness and Healing Associates (SWAHA). He is Director of Outreach for SpiritualCitizens.net. and blogs regularly on the Huffington Post and Intent.com
AMERICAN VEDA: From Emerson and the Beatles to Yoga and Meditation, How Indian Spirituality Changed the West, chronicles the history and influence of India's spiritual teachings in America.
Huffington Post named American Veda one of the top ten books on religion for 2010. And the American Library Association's Booklist Online gave it the same honor for 2011. It was recently given an Award for Special Distinction by the Uberoi Foundation for Religious Studies.
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