Bhakti Lounge presents an exciting blend of enlightening discussions, musical meditation and vegan food - InSpirit Mantra Yoga Festival (March 28th - April 6th, 2014) promises to be a unique spiritual gala with something in it for everyone.
InSpirit is a one-of-a-kind yoga festival which brings light to ancient eastern teachings through practical application. Come hear Devamrita Swami's cutting edge presentations on a variety of current pressing themes from student life, mental stress, ecological sustainability, yoga and meditation, karma, desire management, and spiritual economics. A Yale University graduate himself, he looks forward to sharing his wisdom and insight with students and anyone looking to learn and access higher knowledge. He brings his dynamic world experience to inspire us all to reach our full potential.
March 28: Dream Weaving, Moment Feeling - Let my Body and Mind Flow to Where
March 29: Earth Hour Special! Switching Off and Turning On - Transforming Outer and Inner Environment
April 1: Get a Life! The Yoga of Stress Busting and Desire Focusing
April 2: Picture Perfect Pleasure: Diving in the Waves of Material Indulgence
April 4: Riding the Wheel of Karma and Reincarnation - What's the Point of Evolution?
April 5-6: Bhakti Retreat, Walking the Land of Broken Dreams - Will the Bhakti Bubble Burst Too?
Devamrita Swami is a monk in the renounced order of life with profound spiritual practices reaching back several decades. He is an advisor on Spiritual Economics to the Russian Chamber of Commerce and the author of several books. In the past few years he has addressed thousands of people on diverse topics such as yoga, vegetarianism, spiritual economics, environmentalism and more. He has presented at top universities like Yale, UCLA, NYU and others around the globe. Locally, in Toronto, he has given talks at York University, University of Toronto, Ryerson University, George Brown, OCAD and numerous downtown yoga studios.
Currently based in New Zealand, Devamrita Swami travels and writes, always meeting new people and sharing his spiritual wisdom. He has authored several books, amongst them 'Searching for Vedic India', 'Perfect Escape', 'Beyond the Barriers of Limited Science' and 'Spiritual Greed'. His strategic guidance has proved invaluable to students and professionals seeking to balance their material and spiritual lives. The regular stops on his global circuit are Australia, Canada, USA, South Africa, Russia, India, Argentina, Chile, UK, and Central Europe.
WHAT IS BHAKTI LOUNGE?
Run by a group of dedicated volunteers, Bhakti Lounge is a budding yoga community for anyone interested in simple living and high thinking. In the past 8 years we have organized mantra meditation workshops, seminars, and vegan cooking classes. Food and music are a very integral part of our philosophy and yoga lifestyle. Each dish we serve is prepared with love and devotion, and every event we have is accompanied by a soul-stirring mantra meditation. We invite you to relish the experience of our expanding community in the heart of Toronto.
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