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Join us for Sunday Morning Silent Retreat to celebrate, in the stillness, the birth of Lord Rama, the seventh avatar of Vishnu. As a group, we will to tune in to the divine qualities that Lord Rama represents and brought to the world. We will have chanting, a long silent meditation and havan.

Please join us for Sunday Morning Silent Retreat!

9:00 am    Energisation Exercises

9:20 am    Chanting

9:40 am   Doors will close. After that it won’t be possible to enter.

9:45 am    Meditation  (including recording /reading)

11:00 am   Fire Ceremony and Mantras (in temple)

11:15 am    Inspiration

11:25 am    Prayers

Please let’s all maintain silence for 10 minutes at conclusion of retreat (while enjoying tea/biscuits).

Article: Stillness is the Altar of Spirit by Nayaswami Jaya

Sri Yukteswar tells of his once meeting Mahavatar Babaji in Serampore. When he excitedly rushed home to return with an offering of sweets, Babaji had disappeared. The great guru later explained, “I assure you that I was fairly extinguished in the ether by the gust of your restlessness.” So it is with us, a hundred-fold. Only when motion ceases is God revealed.

Read more: https://anandaindia.org/blog/stillness-is-the-altar-of-spirit/