Essentials of the Gita for Children and their Parents: Part II
Posted Feb 26 2010 2:12pm
More than 100 adults and 50 youth attended all seven days of the course entitled "Essentials of the Gita for Children & their Parents". The course, which took place in Long Island , NY, during this year's mid-winter school recess, was presented by Swami Nikhilanand, a disciple of Jagadguru Shree Kripaluji Maharaj, and a representative of JKP Barsana Dham founded by H.D. Swami Prakashanand Saraswati.
Due to the unprecedented response, Swami Nikhilanand, a disciple of Jagadguru Shree Kripaluji Maharaj will return to the Vaishnav Community Center, New York, to present a sequel called 'Essentials of the Gita: Part II'. This 7-day course will be held from March 27 - April 2 2010 and will focus on Bhagavad Gita chapters seven to thirteen.
Venue: Vaishnav Community Center 100 Lakeville Road New Hyde Park NY 11040
Dates: Sat, March 27th 2010 - Fri, April 2nd 2010 Time: Sat 19:00 -20:30 (7:00PM - 8:30PM) Sun 13:00 - 15:00 (1:00 PM-3:00PM) Mon -Fri : 19:00-20:30 (7:00PM-8:30PM) Contact: Rohit Sharma (516) 281-5973 Cost: Free
The topics for the camp are: March 27: Ways to surrender to God March 28: What happens at the moment of death March 29: The general & special Grace of God March 30: The origin of the Universe & the omnipotence of God March 31: Arjun's Divine vision April 1: Devotion to personal or formless God April 2: Qualities of God, souls & maya
Bhagwan Shree Krishn told the Bhagavad Gita to His friend and disciple, Arjun, for the spiritual upliftment of the souls. In his discourse, Swami Nikhilanandji, a disiple of Jagadguru Shree Kripaluji Maharaj, will shed light on teachings of Shree Krishn, which were revealed for all the seekers of God's love.
Do not miss this opportunity to provide the invaluable gift of Hindu culture and values to your children and your family. Dinner prasad will be served following the program each day.
Pictures of the February 'Lessons from the Gita' course in New York are available at the above link.
Founded in 1990 by H. D. Swami Prakashanand Saraswati, Barsana Dham serves as a national center of the Hindu faith in the United States, and its Shree Raseshwari Radha Rani Temple is one of the largest Hindu temples in North America. With more than 1,200 members, Barsana Dham is active in a number of local and global charitable activities including housing rehabilitation work in Central Texas, flood relief efforts for India, and the ongoing support of charitable hospital operations overseas.